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ST. MARYS — A St. Marys man has been arrested in connection with a fatal house fire which occurred in Sidney shortly after 4 a.m. Sunday, where arriving firefighters found a large two-story duplex home with heavy flames and smoke showing from the first and second floors.
ST. MARYS — Local Schwieterman's Pharmacy on Spring Street was broken into around midnight Sunday night and officers are seeking help to apprehend the perpetrators.
According to a press release from Chief Mark Ernst, St. Marys Police Dept. officers responded to the burglary alarm at the buildings location at 1052 E. Spring St. within three minutes of the alarm to find unknown suspects had forced entry into the business, stole an undetermined amount of drugs and fled in that small window before officers arrived.
MINSTER — The Minster Wildcats have won the Division VI State Title with a 46-42 comeback win.
Dec. 4: Books, Babies & More at the St. Marys Community Public Library will take place at 10:30 a.m. today.
Story Time at the New Knoxville Library will be held from 3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. today for ages 3 to first grade.
Reader’s Theater will be held at 3:30 p.m. today at New Bremen Public Library for fourth and fifth graders for some reading, acting and dramatic fun. Sign up is appreciated.
ST. MARYS — The National Weather Service has issued a freezing rain advisory until 1 p.m. Tuesday for the region.
VIDEO: Ohio State U Football Player Found Dead
An Ohio State football player who disappeared after sending his parents a text message about his concussions was found in a trash bin, the victim of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, police said.
NEW BREMEN — A New Bremen resident died as a result of injuries suffered in a one-vehicle crash Saturday night.
According to a report from the Wapakoneta Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol, troopers responded to a call regarding a crash at 10:19 p.m. Saturday on Plattner Pike, approximately one-tenth of a mile south of Southland Road. The reported driver, Shelby Fear, 19, of New Bremen, was driving a 2004 Dodge Stratus south on Plattner Pike when the vehicle traveled off the right side of the road, struck several trees, overturned and came to rest on its top.
MINSTER — A Minster teen was struck and killed by a car early Saturday morning in Shelby County.
According to a report issued by the Shelby County Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to a call at 3 a.m. Saturday in the 12000 block of Schmitmeyer Baker Road in McClean Township regarding a pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle.
ST. MARYS — While they may be Riders, Cardinals or Bulldogs by day, students at Tri Star united as humanitarians against hunger in collecting for a local food drive that donated almost 6,000 items this week.
Teacher Rob Menker said the annual holiday tradition has continued for at least 16 years; the total amount over all the years topped 40,000 after the students’ most recent haul.
Students have collected money this school year, organizing fundraisers like hot dog and donut sales to raise money.
VIDEO: Good Things: Three Sweet Sides for a Thanksgiving Meal
Who says all your sides have to be savory? Pears, honey, and baked sweet potatoes can go a long way next to stuffing and turkey. Try these recipes for a well-balanced holiday spread.