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Wednesday, April 25th, 2007
Mercer, Auglaize law enforcement needs equipment for GPS system
By Shelley Grieshop
Cell phones have become a lifeline for people in emergency situations but their potential remains limited locally as authorities await technology updates.
911 systems in both Mercer and Auglaize counties do not have the equipment or software mapping programs needed to use Global Positioning System (GPS) technology, which can track cell phones and their owners - within feet in some cases - in emergencies. [More]
By Daily Standard Staff
Daily Standard reporter Betty Lawrence won second place as Best Columnist in the 2006 Associated Press newspaper contest. Awards were distributed Sunday during a banquet in Columbus.
The Daily Standard competed in Division II for newspapers with a daily circulation of 8,000 to 12,999. [More]
By Timothy Cox
MENDON - No one seems interested in filling the zoning inspector position that Mike Bowling wants to give up.
Bowling recently informed Mendon Village Council members that he would like to step down from the position, but no potential successors have emerged. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
With the Western Buckeye League meet just over two weeks away, Celina hosted a pair of other top teams in the league for a trimeet.
The Celina women came away from the meet with a convincing win with 94 points while St. Marys was a distant second with 47 with Shawnee with 34. [More]
Obituaries on April 25th, 2007
Former Glynwood resident, Jean M. Liesner, 78, 1807 Winston Place, St. Marys, d [More]
Former Celina resident, Norma Luedeke, 65, 14338 Townline-Kossuth Road, St. Marys, died at 11:10 a.m. April 23, 2007, at her sister's home in Greenville. [More]
Eleanor Welker, 88, of Mendon, died April 24, 2007, at The Laurels of Shane Hil [More]
Local pictures on April 25th, 2007
Subscriber only stories on April 25th, 2007
Mendon ATVs may need registrations to stay on the roadways
Trying to keep it quiet in band room
Bar-restaurant opens in Celina
Poor defense comes back to haunt Celina
Green and White see five-run lead wash away
Aggressive play leads to run-rule Coldwater win
St. Henry boys, Minster girls win team crowns