Mercer County Newswire (Page 5)

Mercer County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Mercer County, OH. (Page 5)

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  1. local pictureRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | The Daily Standard

    Shawn McCoy, St. Henry, teaches his daughter, Breonna, 7, how to play pool at the Auglaize-Mercer County YMCA in Minster on Sunday evening during a father-daughter outing put on by the St. Henry Consolidated Local Schools' PTO.

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  2. Buchy reflectsRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2017 | The Daily Standard

    ... that stood for 134 years before it was sold four years ago. "I had the privilege on two occasions to represent Mercer County in the House," he said. "I'm from Greenville. I'm a butcher by trade. I know hogs from the inside out. And I learned a long ...

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  3. County support group organized to assist familiesRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2017 | The Daily Standard

    Mercer County Job and Family Services, Foundations Behavioral Health and Head Start are teaming up to start the Kinship Provider Support Group. The first meeting is 6 p.m. March 7 in the Richardson-Bretz Memorial Building, 119 W. Fulton St., Celina.

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  4. Social service event stresses cooperationRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2017 | The Daily Standard

    Mercer County Community Organizations Linking Together's No Wrong Door program aims to better connect entities so referrals can be made more easily and efficiently. Organization leaders met Wednesday to share what each group has to offer the community.

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  5. Sheriff plans concealed-carry classesRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2017 | The Daily Standard

    Mercer County Sheriff Jeff Grey is gearing up to offer free concealed-carry classes to all county employees, their spouses and the public. Grey told the newspaper he plans to offer classes to those 21 and older beginning in March, funded by a concealed handgun license expense fund.

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  6. Celina police body armor, helmets cost lessRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2017 | The Daily Standard

    ... himself," the report states. Neighboring homes were evacuated and a perimeter was secured with assistance from Mercer County Sheriff's deputies. The man surrendered after 45 minutes of negotiations, the report states. "That particular person had a ...

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  7. Janice ColsonRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2017 | The Daily Standard

    ... She was a 1970 graduate of Brecksville High School. She was a computer programmer, and was employed at the Mercer County, Ohio, Auditor's Office. She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Saint Marys. Jan loved horses and had been a barrel racer. ...

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  8. Ruth StonerRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2017 | The Daily Standard

    ... Finance, and JC Penney, all in Celina. For many years, she was the office manager and trip coordinator for Mercer County Council on Aging-Senior Citizens. Ruth was a lifelong member of St. Paul's Grand Lake United Methodist Church, and an active ...

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  9. Runaway pony finds new homeRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2017 | The Daily Standard

    ... to know her and help her trust people again." Reports of the missing pony began in the middle of January. Mercer County Sheriff's Capt. Doug Timmerman had told the newspaper that deputies tried to lasso or corral her but failed every time because ...

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  10. Elections board officials discuss space concernsRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2017 | The Daily Standard

    ... a ballot, compared to a 73.94 percent turnout in the last presidential election." Furthermore, 64 percent of Mercer County voters in the general election cast their ballots in person at the polls rather than through early voting opportunities, the ...

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  11. Alma DavisRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2017 | The Daily Standard

    ... in the Rockford area, and was a member of the Rockford United Methodist Church. She had been a member of the Mercer County Farm Bureau and the Mercer County Farm District for many years. She was the secretary of the Mercer County Soil and Water ...

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  12. Irma WuebkerRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2017 | The Daily Standard

    She was born June 29, 1927, in Mercer County, to the late Frederick and Anna Roessner. On April 24, 1948, at St. Peter, Ohio, she married Ralph Wuebker, who died April 27, 2015.

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  13. Candidates file for primary ballot spotsRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2017 | The Daily Standard

    The makeup of Celina City Council will change next year according to filings made at the Mercer County Board of Elections, and some Auglaize County voters will determine the fate of a school construction project. Wednesday was the statewide deadline for partisan candidates to declare candidacy and for local questions and issues to be filed on the May 2 primary ballot.

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  14. Lowering of lake stirs concernsRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2017 | The Daily Standard

    ... spring and early summer months was serious. "The Department of Agriculture issued a disaster declaration for Mercer County from the end of May last year into August because of drought," he said. "It wasn't proactive lake management in the winter ...

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    Jan 31, 2017 | The Daily Standard

    Pam Buschur, 62, reflects on 15 years as Celina-Mercer County Chamber of Commerce director.

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  16. Bill BallingerRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2017 | The Daily Standard

    ... a Deacon, the Celina Masonic Lodge F&AM and the Celina Chapter of Royal Arch Masons and a former member of the Mercer County Sportsmen's Association. Bill loved hunting and Fishing at Elephant Lake in Minnesota, he enjoyed walking especially with ...

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  17. Andersons named grand marshalsRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2017 | The Daily Standard

    ... on March 16 and placed with a relative in Indiana until Oct. 21, when the Ohio Supreme Court ruled the Mercer County court could grant the adoption. "With the theme of Lake Festival this year, I think our case, everything we went through to do what ...

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  18. Celina moves to renew Bryson debt for park land buyRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2017 | The Daily Standard

    ... of 2.08 percent, the lowest of four submitted bids. In previous years the city issued one-year notes with the Mercer County Treasurer's Department. Officials in 2015 borrowed $2.64 million from Mercer County at an interest rate of 1.6 percent to ...

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  19. Celina native at women's march to support educationRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2017 | The Daily Standard

    ... a small business loan offered to spur economic activity during the recession. "We own a Mexican restaurant in Mercer County and people love coming here. And to me, my mom's dream was, 'I just want to work. I want people to come and eat good food and ...

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    Jan 23, 2017 | The Daily Standard

    Seth Pearson, left, and Brent Forsthoefel, both of Coldwater, wear bedazzled bras as part of an auction Saturday evening at the Mercer County Fairgrounds to raise money for the Cancer Association of Mercer County.

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