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Wednesday, March 7th, 2007 Edition of The Daily Standard
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WAPAKONETA - It will be an all-Midwest Athletic Conference Division IV district final at Wapakoneta High School on Friday night. The D-IV poll champion New Knoxville Rangers needed overtime before finally putting away Lima Perr . . .
About a dozen concerned citizens, including 4-H and church leaders, spoke out Tuesday night against the Mercer County Fair Board's plan to sell beer at the fair. No one spoke in favor of alcohol sales. Fair board members l . . .
ROCKFORD - Village officials hope to break ground on a new water plant within a year or so. The water plant is the most important of several pending development projects in town, Village Administrator Jeff Long said. Village of . . .
Print Edition Only News Stories
• Pigs in wigs and other ideas alive in verse
• Rules change - Rockford loses a year
• Most local farmers unlikely to discontinue filter strips
• New extension educator to be hired
• Scam is reported in Celina
• Piqua man awaiting sentencing
• Local YMCAs offer wellness programs
Local Obituaries
Oliver J. Elliott, 81, of Wapakoneta, died at 9:05 a.m. March 6, 2007, at Auglaize Acres, Wapakoneta. He was born July 18, 1925, in Auglaize County, to Carl A. Sr. and Mary L. McFarland Elliott. On Aug. 24, 1946, he married Mil . . .
Eileen Ford, 56, of Coldwater, died March 7, 2007, at the Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. Services are pending at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Coldwater. . . .
Robert H. Rempe Sr., 84, 62 S. Lincoln St., Minster, died at 7:46 p.m. March 5, 2007, at Lima Memorial Hospital, Lima. He was born Oct. 5, 1922, near New Bremen, to Henry and Wilhemena Klosterman Rempe. On Oct. 17, 1942, he mar . . .
Mary Jane Sturwold, 69, 2222 Fessler-Buxton Road, Russia, died at 8:05 p.m. March 5, 2007, at Upper Valley Medical Center, Troy. She was born Dec. 5, 1937, in St. Patrick, to Wilbert and Viola Gariety Luthman; her mother su . . .
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