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Latest Associated Press Boys Basketball Poll Released

February 7, 2012

How a state panel of sports writers and broadcasters rates Ohio high school boysbasketball teams in the fifth of seven weekly Associated Press polls, by OHSAA divisions, with won-lost record and total points (first-place votes in parentheses):

4 Arrested For Hog Thefts

February 7, 2012

CELINA — Deputies in Mercer County arrested four people for allegedly stealing farm animals.

In a news release, Mercer County Sheriff Jeff Grey said deputies arrested Ricky L. Crouch, 50, of 8709 E. 600 North, Bryant, Ind., and Chad M. Crouch, 28, 537 Touvelle St., Celina. Both men were charged with break and entering, a fifth-degree felony.

Also arrested were Lisa R. Crouch, 42, of 8709 E. 600 North, Bryant, Ind., and Christina L. Crouch, 29, 737 Touvelle St., Celina. Both were charged with receiving stolen property, a first-degree misdemeanor.

Local Reflects On Brain Injury, Recovery

February 7, 2012

ST. MARYS — On July 21, 2000, Chad Klosterman was preparing for his normal Friday night movie with his wife but wanted to check the condition of his four-wheeler before selling it the next day.

He took it out for a ride around his South Carolina neighborhood where the roads were not yet completed and a lane of the traffic was stocked with concrete drainage culverts waiting to be installed.

Rider Heads To Nationals

February 7, 2012

ST. MARYS — A local eighth-grade student recently nabbed the top honor in a statewide essay competition, and she will be competing next at the national level.

Lindi Cisco, a student in Jonathan Beougher’s class at St. Marys Middle School, competed at the state level in the Patriot’s Pen competition, where she took first place, at the VFW’s Mid-Winter Conference held in Columbus Jan. 28.

Norval P. Weitz, 86

February 7, 2012

Norval P. Weitz, 86, of Celina, died at 7:40 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 5, 2012, at his residence.

He was born on March 8, 1925, in Mercer County, to Gust Weitz and Mabel Brehm, and they preceded him in death.

On Jan. 26, 1963, he married June E. Keel, and she survives him.

Donna Rose Jacobs, 68

February 7, 2012

Donna Rose Jacobs, 68, of 111 S. Buckeye St.,  St. Marys, died at 2:25 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 4, 2012, at Kindred Hospital in Lima.

She was born on March 14, 1943, in Detroit, Mich., to Elmer C. and Florence L. (Duffern) Kusterer, and they preceded her in death.

On March 4, 1967, in St. Marys, she married Jack A. Jacobs, and he survives.

She is also survived by a son, David (Tammy) Jacobs  of St. Marys; two sisters; three grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by  a son, Todd Jacobs; two brothers; a sister.

Larry Fledderjohann, 68

February 7, 2012

Larry Fledderjohann, 68, of rural New Knoxville, died on Monday Feb. 6, 2012, at St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima. Arrangements are being completed with the Vornholt – Miller Funeral Home in New Knoxville.

Fred Cook, 79

February 7, 2012

Fred Cook, 79, of St. Marys, died on Monday, Feb. 6, 2012, at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton.
Arrangements are incomplete at Miller Funeral Homes in St. Marys.

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