Power lines are down at the intersection of Hager Street and Greenville Road in St. Marys. Reports indicate a semi took out a power pole. Crews have been dispatched to the scene. Avoid the area. Power and other services may be affected as crews make repairs.
The Mercer County Sheriff’s Office, Foundations Behavioral Health Services and the Mercer County Emergency Medical Services announced they are joining forces in an effort to address the drug overdose problem in Mercer County.
People continue to illegally dump refuse at the site of the former city landfill in St. Marys. The activity adds to the city's disposal costs as it must absorb the cost for properly disposing of the refuse.