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Tuesday, October 24th, 2006 Edition of The Daily Standard
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COLDWATER - How could soaking chicken bones in vinegar teach children about the importance of calcium in their diet? During the last four weeks, students at Coldwater Elementary School saw firsthand that bones left in vinegar a . . .
Sales tax collections are off about 1 percent for 2006, although Mercer County remains on course to meet original projections. The county has collected $3.029 million through 10 months. That figure is off less than 1 percent fr . . .
FINDLAY - After playing them earlier in the season, the Celina girls soccer team knew who from Elida they had to contain in order to advance in the Division I sectional. The problem was, they knew who, but couldn't figure out h . . .
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• Driver still jailed in ramming case
• Incumbent congressman faces war vet
• Cost saving measures not enough
• Police investigate possible abduction
• Village employees receive pay raise
• Preliminaries of subdivision plot accepted by council
• Water quality, large livestock farms top candidates forum
• Safe street parking discussed by council
• Man indicted for assaulting police officer
• Burglary suspect apprehended
• Postseason future looks certain for Roughriders
• Gaerke, Riley take top honors in MAC
Bertha Bowman, 96, 109 Garman St., Celina, died at 7:10 a.m. today, Oct. 24, 2006, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. Arrangements are pending at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dezendzel Funeral Home, Celina. . . .
Former Celina resident Deborah Ann Ford, 49, of Newport, Ky., was found dead Oct. 22, 2006, at her home. Death was due to natural causes. She was born Sept. 2, 1957, in Philadelphia, Pa., to Kenneth Sr. and Rita Ford. Her paren . . .
Mercer County native Ralph B. "Red" Mescher, 78, of Versailles, died at 10 p.m. Oct. 21, 2006, at Versailles Health Care Center. He was born Aug. 8, 1928, in Mercer County, to Otto F. and Rosa Buening Mescher. On Feb. 18, 1950, . . .
John Karl Nagy, 87, 6100 Nagy Road, Celina, died at 1:30 a.m. Oct. 23, 2006, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. He was born Feb. 22, 1919, in Detroit, Mich., to Charles K. and Esther D. Nagy. On July 19, 1947, he married Marilyn J. . . .
Paul Siefring, 75, 217 South Perry St., St. Marys, died Oct. 20, 2006, at St. Marys Living Center. He was born Aug. 3, 1931, in St. Marys, to John and Rosa Kramer Siefring. On Nov. 26, 1953, he married Ruth Helen Lenhart, who s . . .
Robert L. Stocker, 65, of Ridgeville, Ind., died Oct. 21, 2006, at Ryan RV Campgrounds, Albany, Ky. He was born May 23, 1941, to Harold B. and Ruth O. Weaver. His mother survives in Portland, Ind. Also surviving are two sons, . . .