Friday, March 16th, 2007 Edition of The Daily Standard
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A Sidney woman miraculously escaped drowning in her car when it traveled off state Route 29 near New Knoxville and submerged in 15 feet of floodwaters before dawn Thursday morning. Theresa Haynes, 45, crawled through the window . . .
COLUMBUS - Versailles coach Jacki Stonebraker had a smile on her face during pregame warmups and halftime. She was still smiling after the Tigers' Division III state semifinal against Cleveland Central Catholic. The Tigers gave . . .
A Celina man who duped his friends out of thousands of dollars is headed to prison following an appearance in Mercer County Common Pleas Court. Daniel L. Dircksen, 20, 400 E. Warren St., Lot 35, listened intently as defense att . . .
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Paul M. Crouch, 76, 904 Fleck Ave., Celina, died at 1:30 a.m. March 15, 2007, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. He was born March 20, 1930, in Mercer County, to Arlie and Almaretta Cole Crouch. His mother survives in Celina. . . .
Duetta L. Hollinger, 69, of Versailles, died at 9:10 p.m. March 13, 2007, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Dayton. She was born Aug. 25, 1937, in Darke County, to Prosper E. and Lucy Evitts Stump. She married Earl Hollinger, who is . . .
Larry O. Hussey, 64, of Celina, died at 5:30 p.m. March 14, 2007, at his residence, due to natural causes. He was born July 12, 1942, in Bucyrus, to Walter Burke and Rosa Opal Ford Hussey. His mother survives. On Dec. 25, 1963, . . .
Anne Provci, 94, of Celina, died at 9:12 p.m. March 14, 2007, at Celina Manor Nursing Home, Celina. She was born April 6, 1912, in Russia, to Vladimir and Alexandria Morazec Broz. On Feb. 18, 1939, she married Joseph Provci, wh . . .
Lee F. "Leroy" Reineke, 71, of Rockford, formerly of Wapakoneta, died at 9:50 p.m. March 14, 2007, at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne, Ind. He was born Dec. 17, 1935, in Wapakoneta, to Raymond J. and Alma Workman Reineke. Surv . . .
Former Celina resident Hazel R. Smith, 89, St. Lighthouse Point, Fla., died at 10 a.m. March 12, 2007, at N. Broward Medical Center, Pompano Beach, Fla., of natural causes. She was born June 8, 1917, in Celina, to John and Eliz . . .
Charles E. Wellman, 80, 214 W. Spring St., New Knoxville, died at 8:30 a.m. March 14, 2007, at Wapakoneta Manor Nursing Home. He was born April 4, 1926, in Carter Creek, Auglaize County, to Edward and Leona Dammeyer Wellman. On . . .