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July 15th, 2011

Police Seize Heroin, Cash

July 15, 2011

CELINA — A traffic stop and complaints from residents led to one of the largest heroin seizures in Mercer County Thursday night.

According to a news release from the Celina Police Department, officers gathered information to obtain a search warrant and executed it on a home located at 306 S. Brandon Ave. at 6:16 p.m. Thursday. Officers found three people inside the home. Once the three were secured, officers started to search the home and discovered a large amount of heroin as well as approximately $10,000 in cash during the two-and-a-half hour search.

Betty Evelyn Jenkins, 85

July 15, 2011

Betty Evelyn Jenkins, 85, of Celina, died at 9 a.m. Wednesday, July 13, 2011, at the Laurels of Shane Hill in Rockford.

She was born on Aug. 30, 1925, in Mercer County, the daughter of Virgil S. and Lollie May (West) Monroe, and they preceded her in death.

On Jan. 22, 1946, she married Bevan Eugene Jenkins, and he preceded her in death on Feb. 24, 2008.

She is survived by her nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her daughter, Marjorie L. Jenkins; six brothers; two sisters.

Joseph Scott “Joe” Clark, 40

July 15, 2011

Joseph Scott “Joe” Clark, 40, of Spencerville, died on Thursday, July 14, 2011, in Lima.

He was born on March 3, 1971, in Lima, the son of Gary R. and Sydney R. (Bowers) Clark. His father preceded him in death, and his mother and stepfather, James M. Lentz, survive him in Newark.

He is also survived by a close companion and her son; two brothers; a sister.

Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. Sunday at the Thomas E. Bayliff Funeral Home in Spencerville, with the Rev. Tim Hefner officiating.

David Brincefield, 69

July 15, 2011

David Brincefield, 69, of Celina, died on Thursday July 14, 2011, at St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima.
 Arrangements are being completed with the Miller Funeral Home, 1605 Celina Road (Ohio 703 West), St. Marys.

July 14th

2011 St. Marys Memorial High School Athletic Schedules

July 14, 2011

2011 St. Marys Memorial High School Athletic Schedules
Varsity Sports

 

Thursday's Leader Local Lookahead

July 14, 2011

Thursday, July 14 Local Sports Schedule

ACME District Tournament

At St. Henry - Wally Post Athletic Complex

Championship Best-of-Three Series

Game 1 - Series Tied, 0-0.

Minster vs. Coldwater, 7 p.m.

Reds are St. Marys Little League Champs

July 14, 2011

The Reds won both the regular season and tournament championship in the St. Marys National Little League this season.

The team was honored with a trophies at Tuesday night's 12-year old All-Star Game at K.C. Geiger Park.

The Yankees were the regular season runner-up. The White Sox were the tournament runner-up.

Ronny Lee Stienecker, 59

July 14, 2011

Ronny Lee Stienecker, 59, of 506 Oil St., St. Marys, was found dead at his residence on Tuesday, July 12, 2011.

He was born on Oct. 10, 1951, in Celina, the son of Virgil and Marjorie (Schmehl) Stienecker, and they survive him in St. Marys.

He is also survived by his son, Jason (Becky) Stienecker of Wapakoneta; three grandchildren, Jason Stienecker II, Nathaniel Stienecker and Lana Stienecker, all of Wapakoneta; two sisters, Kate (Ned) Lawler of St. Marys and Noreen Stienecker of St. Marys.

Hazel M. Goodwin, 89

July 14, 2011

Hazel M. Goodwin, 89, of 1103 Indiana Ave., St. Marys, died at 7:40 p.m. Tuesday, July 12, 2011, at her son’s residence in Elida.

She was born on Nov. 22, 1921, in Montezuma, the daughter of Wilbur and Mary (Peggs) Ritchie, and they preceded her in death.

On Aug. 1, 1942, she married Forrest “Red” Goodwin, and he preceded her in death on Feb. 25, 2003.

BOE OKs Calamity Day Resolution

July 14, 2011

NEW BREMEN — New Bremen Board of Education members voted to accept a new calamity day resolution at their meeting Wednesday evening.

ST. MARYS — Four different St. Marys hitters drove two runs, the offense put up a 10-spot...
  MINSTER — The Minster softball team scored five runs in the bottom of the first...
VERSAILLES  —  The St. Marys baseball team got a pair of complete games on the...

 

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