Thursday, June 7th, 2007 Edition of The Daily Standard
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ROSSBURG - Carl Edwards fought off multi-time NASCAR points champion Jeff Gordon and a late challenge from Kyle Busch to win the third annual Prelude to the Dream at Eldora Speedway on Wednesday night. The win in the all-star r . . .
Local health officials soon will be checking out the nightlife as they investigate an above-average number of complaints about violators of the new smoking ban. Chris Miller, sanitarian for the Mercer County-Celina City Health . . .
With today being possibly one of the biggest days in his life, Cory Luebke will be doing what he has normally done while in college. Taking a test. The Marion Local graduate and Ohio State junior pitcher has an exam this morn . . .
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• Equipment bids higher than predicted
• BOE searches for ways to fund new programs
• Woman enters guilty plea
• Commemoration of 175th anniversary in works
• Officials waiting on new bill
• Purchase of police cruiser approved by council
• Painter keys Parkway ACME win
• Mariners post 11-4 win in exhibition opener of summer
• Coldwater enforces run-rule after six
Mary Margaret Donovan, 89, formerly of 412 W. Logan St., Celina, died at 11:15 p.m. June 5, 2007, at Valley Nursing Home, St. Marys. She was born Jan. 20, 1918, in Auglaize County, to Harold and Elva McPherson Dunlap. She marri . . .
Christina I. Farley, 55, of Wapakoneta, died at 9:49 p.m. June 5, 2007, at her residence. Death was due cancer. She was born Dec. 15, 1951, in Lima, to Charles Edward and Mary Elizabeth Fisher Kohler, who survive in Wapakoneta. . . .
Former New Bremen resident Cleora C. Forwerck, 86, of the St. Marys Living Center, died at 1:25 p.m. June 5, 2007, at Adams Memorial Hospital, Decatur, Ind. She was born June 13, 1920, in New Bremen, to Charles and Clara Keller . . .
Myron C. McBride, 77, 2190 S. 200 W., Portland, died June 6, 2007, at his residence. He was born Jan. 29, 1930, in Sturgis, Mich., to Stephen C. and Gladys Agnes Myron McBride. On Sept. 9, 1950, he married Margaret Rose Mille . . .
Former Celina resident Aubry Roy Norton, 57, of Beaumont, Texas, died at 1:24 p.m. June 4, 2007, in Piqua. An autopsy will be performed to determine for cause of death. He was born Dec. 4, 1949, in Vellice, Tenn., to Roy Kennet . . .
Estella Siebert, 97, 1126 Princeton Ave., Celina, died at 4:30 p.m. June 5, 2007, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. She was born Nov. 27, 1909, in Hopewell Township, to Edward and Alvena Luth Siebert. Surviving are a brother, Ear . . .
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