Saturday, May 22nd, 2021
By William Kincaid
CELINA - A mower blade struck a high-pressure gas line near The Boathouse in Celina on Friday morning, prompting authorities to evacuate the business and close a large stretch of U.S. 127 for about two hours.
Mercer County Sheriff's Office Nixle messages told the public to avoid the area at 11:40 a.m. and indicated U.S. 127 reopened around 2 p.m. [More]
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Event focusing on inclusion, tolerance June 26 in Celina
CELINA - Organizers aim to send a message of love, tolerance and inclusivity with the Pride festival on June 26 at Lakeshore Park.
After launching
Wildcats fall 5-4 in district final
WAPAKONETA - Trailing by one with two outs in the seventh, Minster had one last chance to tie the game and extend the softball season.
The Wildcats almost made it happen.
COLDWATER - It didn't matter that Coldwater collected just four hits on the afternoon. The Cavaliers were in the mood to score runs.
The Cavaliers
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
Jarin Bertke pitched a complete-game four-hitter to lead Shawnee to a 4-0 win over Celina in the Division II baseball sectional final on Friday at Shawnee Field in Shawnee Township.
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
The Celina girls had another strong day in capturing the Division II district track and field championship that concluded on Friday at Fred J. Brown Stadium in Defiance.