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March 20th, 2014

Additional Details Released

March 20, 2014

ST. MARYS — More details have been released in the death of an Auglaize County man on March 9.

In a news release, Auglaize County Sheriff Al Solomon said preliminary autopsy results have shown no foul play is suspected in the death of Richard Moon III, who was found deceased and hanging from a bridge on Washington Pike Road. Auglaize County Coroner Thomas Freytag has released Moon’s cause of death as being postural or positional asphyxia.   

Daily Rundown

March 20, 2014

March 20: Preschool Storytime will be at 10:30 a.m. today at the New Knoxville Library.

Books, Babies and More will be held at 10:30 a.m. today for parents and babies 0 to 36 months at St. Marys Community Public Library.

Come to the New Knoxville Public Library for an Adult Craft from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. today to decorate a cake plate.

Adults are welcome to the New Bremen Public Library at 6:30 p.m. today for crafting fun. Register at the circulation desk or by calling the library at 419-629-2158.

James R. “Jim” Donart, 71

March 20, 2014

James R. “Jim” Donart, 71, of Albuquerque, N.M., went to be with the Lord on Sunday, March 16, 2014.

Jim was born in Lima, to Wilfred and Doris Donart.

He was a graduate of Bowling Green State University. Jim entered the U.S. Air Force, where he honorably served for 21 years. After retirement, he taught science for more than 20 years in the Rio Rancho Public Schools.

Jim was a long-time member of Sagebrush Community Church, where he served in multiple ministries. His greatest joys in life were God and family.

March 17th

Daily Rundown

March 17, 2014

March 17:  March Movie Madness will be held at 11 a.m. today at the St. Marys Community Public Library.

The Mom’s Club will meet at the New Knoxville Library at 6 p.m. today.

Children in grades K-2 are welcome to come to the New Bremen Library at 6:30 p.m. today for Angel Bear Yoga.

The Minster Board of Education will meet at 8 p.m. today.

March 14th

Cara Ann Young, 47

March 14, 2014

Cara Ann Young, 47, passed away peacefully at her residence, 814 Coligny Drive, St. Marys, on Thursday, March 13, 2014, after a battle with cardiac amyloidosis.

She was born on Feb. 18, 1967, in Sidney, to Vernon J. and Madonna C. (Post) Huber, and both survive in Maria Stein.

She married William A. Young on April 27, 1995, and he survives at the residence.

Two Arrested In Bar Incident

March 14, 2014

WAPAKONETA — A Minford man was arrested Friday morning for allegedly possessing a firearm while intoxicated.

At 2:28 a.m., officers from the Wapakoneta Police Department responded to the Ohio Bar, 17 E. Auglaize St., Wapakoneta, on a report of a man inside the establishment with a gun. Upon officers' arrival, two males fled the bar. Officers also learned that one of the suspects flashed the gun inside the bar. A short foot pursuit ensued and both suspects were taken into custody and a loaded handgun was recovered.

Arrested were:

Janet E. Thompson-Steen, 75

March 14, 2014

Janet E. Thompson-Steen, 75, of 134 LeBlond St., Celina, died at 3:12 p.m. Wednesday, March 12, 2014, at the Celina Manor Nursing Home after a short illness.

She was born on Sept. 5, 1938, in Piqua, the daughter of William and Nellie (Davidson) Prasuhn.

She married John “Jack” Steen on April 18, 1994, and he preceded her in death on Feb. 1, 2011.

Cara Young, 47

March 14, 2014

Cara Young, 47, died on March 13, 2014, at her residence, 814 Colingy Drive, St. Marys.

She was born on Feb. 18, 1967, in Sidney, to Vernon J. and Madonna C. (Post) Huber, and both survive in Maria Stein.

She married William A. Young on April 27, 1995, and he survives at the residence.

Arrests Made In Break-in

March 14, 2014

CELINA — Mercer County Sheriff Jeff Grey reports his office is investigating several related incidents. At 3:39 p.m. Thursday, deputies responded to a reported breaking and entering at 7272 Prairie Brook Drive, Celina. The owner of the residence reported cash, collector coins, jewelry and a safe taken in the break in.

March 13th

Heather R. McCormick, 40

March 13, 2014

Heather R. McCormick, 40, died on Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at Harris Road and Ohio 29, in a traffic accident.

She was born on Sept. 26, 1973, in Van Wert County, to parents Terry and Sharon Boroff Williams, both of whom survive in Celina.

On May 18, 1996, she married Durand McCormick, who survives.

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