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Thursday, January 11th, 2007 Edition of The Daily Standard
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Mercer County commissioners approved a financial assistance request Tuesday to purchase tuberculosis medication for a high risk county resident. Under Ohio law (ORC 339.73), county commissions are the payer of last resort for t . . .
The condition of a St. Marys man has improved following a crash Sunday on U.S. 33 that sent three people to a Lima hospital. Jason R. Ballenger, 34, of St. Marys, was upgraded from critical to serious condition, according to a . . .
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry As conference basketball play is back to full speed after the holidays, the Midwest Athletic Conference title chase brings up some big matchups. One of the bigger confrontations will take place . . .
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• Officials await proposal to buy building
• St. Marys school district budget jumps
• Council looking into updating zoning regulations
• New police officer hired
• Switch in insurance providers cuts costs
• Decisions for expenses for 2007 being made by council
• Temporary permit expected to be approved
• Local priest remains critical
• St. Henry vs. Parkway
• Marion vs. New Bremen
• St. Marys vs. Wapakoneta
• Minster vs. Coldwater
• St. John's vs. Versailles
• Celina vs. Shawnee
• Couples opting for tropical honeymoons
Local Obituaries
Ambrose H. Broering, 92, 70 S. Hanover St., Minster, died at 11 p.m. Jan. 10, 2007, at Heritage Manor Nursing Home, Minster. He was born Nov. 14, 1914, in Montezuma, to John H. and Cecila Holdheide Broering. On April 23, 1960, . . .
Louise Fourman, 79, of Greenville, died at 10:25 p.m. Jan. 9, 2007, at Alterra Sterling House of Piqua. She was born Sept. 26, 1927, in Arba, Ind., to Ray and Mary McClure Isenhouer. Her husband, Robert Fourman, is deceased. . . .
Doris J. Gerber, 73, of Berne, Ind., died at 8:46 a.m. Jan. 10, 2007, at Lutheran Hospital of Indiana, Fort Wayne, Ind. She was born Dec. 16, 1933, in Mercer County, to Otto and Freida Schaadt Fickert. On Oct. 3, 1953, she marr . . .
Gerald "Gerry" D. Jackson, 78, 5276 Channel Drive, Celina, died Jan. 9, 2007, at his residence. He was born Aug. 6, 1928, in Dayton, to Donald and Mabel Alter Jackson. On May 10, 1958, he married Mildred A. Blankenship, who die . . .
Dottie D. Ketchum, 86, of Rockford, died Jan. 2, 2007, at Colonial Nursing Center, Rockford. She was born May 12, 1920, in Gomer, to William and Bessie McClane McOwen. Survivors are a son, Terry (Carrie), Rockford; a . . .
Clara McBride, 79, 5072 Coldwater Creek Road, Celina, died at 11:05 a.m. Jan. 8, 2006, at her daughter's residence in Celina. She was born Nov. 4, 1927, in Mercer County, to J. Edward and Elizabeth Link Borgerding. On May 21, 1 . . .
Loretta C. Murph Milliser, 89, 1017 Lilac St., Celina, died Jan. 10, 2007, at the Gardens of Celina. Arrangements are pending at Lehman Hogenkamp Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina. . . .
Gail C. Steinmetz, 83, of Michigan and Ohio, died Jan. 10, 2007, at Valley Nursing Home, St. Marys. He was born May 5, 1923, near Lancaster, to Anthony and Edna McClure Steinmetz. Survivors are two sisters, Eva Sell and Thelm . . .
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