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PAULDING HOSPITAL AWARDED

Pauld­ing County Hos­pi­tal has received a clean finan­cial bill of health by audi­tor of the state Dave Yost’s office. In fact, Pauld­ing County Hospital’s excel­lent record keep­ing has earned it the Audi­tor of State Award. The Audi­tor of State Award is pre­sented to local gov­ern­ments and school dis­tricts upon the …

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GOV SPEAKS OUT ON PROPANE SHORTAGES

The gov­er­nor has issued a statewide energy emer­gency dec­la­ra­tion in order to expe­dite ship­ments of propane and help ease tight propane gas sup­plies which have been brought on by the extreme cold weather. Now, the gov­er­nor is also ask­ing the fed­eral gov­ern­ment to take sim­i­lar steps so that propane gas …

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HENRY REPORTS 162 SICKENED WITH FLU

The Henry County Depart­ment of Health reports that 162 cases of influenza have been reported to the depart­ment, along with sev­eral hos­pi­tal­iza­tions and one flu death so far this year in Henry County. The depart­ment goes on to state that, while it seems high and any death related to the …

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NAPOLEON HOSTS PANCAKE BREAKFAST

The Napoleon Fire Depart­ment will be hold­ing a pan­cake break­fast on Feb. 9 from 7 a.m.-1 p.m. at the depart­ment. Items to be served will include pan­cakes, scram­bled eggs, sausage links and pat­ties, toast and bev­er­ages. The break­fast will be for a free-will dona­tion with pro­ceeds going to improve the …

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Trial for Animal Shelter Owner

The owner of a local animal shelter is headed to trial on charges that she abused the animals entrusted to her care. Vickie Cornell, owner of Skinny Little Buddy’s Animal Shelter of Edon is facing 20 counts of cruelty to animals after more than 50 animals were rescued from her …

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Jail Time in Home Invasion

A Michigan woman has been sentenced to nine months in jail in a home invasion last year where $2 in change was taken. 20-year-old Karlissa Hawkins was sentenced Monday in Hillsdale County Circuit Court in Michigan on one count of attempted second-degree home invasion after pleading guilty. Hawkins also was …

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Register now for the Bryan Chamber Banquet

Registrations are being accepted for the Bryan Area Chamber of Commerce annual banquet which is set for Thursday in the Bryan Middle School gymnasium. From 5-7 p.m. there will be a sampling various dishes provided by local restaurants. The business agenda gets underway at 7 p.m. Registrations may be made …

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Fired Gun

A man fired a gun in an attempt to stop repossession in Steuben County. According to a release from the Steuben County Sheriff’s Office, 40 year old Michael Sutera of rural Angola has been charged with felony criminal recklessness with a firearm and pointing a firearm. It happened last week …

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Barbara Dietrich, 79

Barbara Ann Dietrich, age 79, of Bryan, Ohio, died on Friday, January 17, 2014, in her home after a brief illness. Mrs. Dietrich was a 1952 graduate of Montpelier High School and a 1954 graduate of Warner College of Beauty Culture. Following college, she worked at Yoder Beauty Salon in …

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Marcelle Wagner, 96

Marcelle Wagner, 96, of West Unity and Hillside Country Living, Bryan, went to be with her Savior and Lord Jesus Christ on Saturday morning. Marcelle was proceeded in death by her husband, Dale Wagner, parents, Harry and Martha (Ladd) Yoh, and siblings Alta Hopkins and Floyd Yoh. Marcelle is survived …

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