Aug. 29

Michael S. Minch, 36, Continental, was granted judicial release. He was placed on five years community control, must obtain and maintain employment and successfully complete any counseling and treatment recommended. Minch must also pay $80 restitution.

Sept. 3

Sharon E. Piper, Columbus Grove, was granted a divorce from Shawn M. Piper, Columbus Grove. They were married April 15, 1989 in Columbus Grove and have no minor children.

Sept. 4

Melissa M. Halker, 40, Columbus, was sentenced to eight months in jail for violating the terms of community control. The violations included possessing crack cocaine and drug paraphernalia, failing to report to her supervising officer and failing to obtain permission before changing her address. She was given credit for 177 days served. She was originally convicted of possession of drugs (heroin).

New Cases

Edward A. Knueve, Kalida, and Michelle M. Knueve, Kalida, v. Village of Kalida; other civil. ($112,169.60).

Buckeye State Bank, Powell, v. Teresa M. Aguirre, Columbus Grove; other civil.

US Bank Trust National Association, Salt Lake City, Utah, v. Adrian Durst, Gilboa; foreclosure.

Stacy Warnecke, Glandorf, v. John J. Warnecke, Glandorf; divorce with children.

Bethanee R. Stemen, Ottoville, v. Philip M. Stemen, Fort Jennings; divorce with children.

Elyssa Gutierrez, Leipsic, v. Justin Lammers, Leipsic; support.