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Tuesday, February 27th, 2007 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
A local father has taken his case from Mercer County to the Ohio Supreme Court to toughen laws that allow judges to modify parental rights in child custody cases. Paul Fisher of Celina, an unmarried father, says he is asking th . . .
Longtime Parkway schools band and choir director Richard Sherrick recently received the Ohio Music Education Association's (OMEA) Ohio Music Educator of the Year award for 2007. The director's 35 years of dedication to students . . .
VAN WERT - Considering that they needed a coin flip just to see who got a higher seed, it looked like Coldwater and Lima Central Catholic would need another flip of the coin to see which team would come out ahead in their Divisio . . .
Print Edition Only News Stories
• Sale appears near on St. Marys Goodyear
• Current park board ends; walkway project will start
• Mendon area fire destroys garage
• Grant to be used to upgrade computers
• St. Marys man going to jail on assault charges
• St. Marys fire department awarded $209,000 grant
• Locals looking for podium at state
• Versailles' boys open tourney with easy victory
Local Obituaries
Coma Jewell Drew, 71, 1103 W. Logan St., Celina, died Feb. 25, 2007, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. She was born June 20, 1935, in Whitley City, Ky., to General and Orphie Wooten Allen. On Feb. 2, 1959, she mar . . .
William Lloyd Hawkey, 84, 11300 Circle Drive, St. Marys, died at 11:55 p.m. Feb. 25, 2007, at Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Community. He was born on June 15, 1922, in St. Marys, to Roy and Julia Wagner Hawkey. On Feb. 14, 194 . . .
Bernice L. Houts, 85, formerly of 1 N. Eastmoor Drive, New Bremen, died at 3:50 a.m. Feb. 26, 2007, at Valley Nursing Home, St. Marys. She was born Nov. 7, 1921, in Shelby County, to Elmer and LaRue Dodds Fischbach. On Aug. 4, . . .
Ernest Huddleston, 80, formerly of 501 Linden Ave., St. Marys, died 8:30 p.m. Feb. 26, 2007, at St. Marys Living Center. He was born May 21, 1926, in Pruden, Tenn., to Howard and Mary Partin Huddleston. On Aug. 19, 1944, he mar . . .
Mary Leasor, 91, of Rockford, died Feb. 25, 2007, at Colonial Nursing Home, Rockford. She was born June 15, 1915, in Willshire, to Abram and Hyla Dellinger Bienz. On May 9, 1937, she married Carl W. Leasor, who died May 9, 1999 . . .
Gary M. Rutledge, 63, Rockford, died Feb. 22, 2007, at Blanchard Valley Hospital, Findlay. He was born Aug. 3, 1943, in Celina, to Keith and Betty (VanTilburg) Rutledge Sr. His father is deceased and his mother survives in Rock . . .
Gwendolyn A. Taylor, 71, 1106 Princeton Ave., Celina, died Feb. 25, 2007, at her residence following an extended illness. She was born Feb. 16, 1936, in Ashland, to Virgil L. and Lucy H. Raver. She is survived by her husband, K . . .
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