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Wednesday, August 8th, 2007 Edition of The Daily Standard
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A succulent pork loin sandwich or a thick burger shrouded in cheese. Deep fried veggies or a funnel cake dusted with powdered sugar. Homemade noodles or home-baked apple dumplings. Visitors to the 155th Mercer County Banner Fai . . .
The red stripe from the top of the Junior Fair tent casts a cherry tint across Craig Muhlenkamp's face as he and others decorate for the king and queen pageant Tuesday afternoon. At 18, Craig is one of those 4-H dynamos. Despit . . .
Print Edition Only News Stories
• Heat alert!
• Freytag named Family Physician of the Year
• Residents request four-way stop sign
• Health awareness to be off and running during St. Marys Dillinger Days
• Minster police chief to retire in December
• TLC Learning Center moving, growing
• Carroll going to play hoops for WSU-LC
Local Obituaries
Esther L. Granger, 76, 1670 state Route 29, Wabash, died August 7, 2007, at her residence. She was born April 13, 1932, in Lynn, Ind., to Vern and Mildred Leason Leonard. On Nov. 21, 1964, she married David Granger, who survive . . .
Rosemary Elizabeth Keller, 91, 70 S. High St., Montezuma, died July 29, 2007, at her home. She was born January 1, 1916, in Cincinnati, to Albert C. and Caroline Kneipp Heidecker. On April 26, 1935, she married Horace G. Keller . . .
Nancy May Valentine, 56, 4263 West 200 South, Portland, Ind., died August 7, 2007, at her residence following an extended illness. She was born December 17, 1950, in Mercer, to Harley and Myrna Smith Yahn. On July 24, 1977, she . . .
Helen C. Wenning, 76, 8141 state route 119, Maria Stein, died at 9:20 a.m. August 7, 2007, at Riverside Hospital, Columbus. She was born Sept. 21, 1930, in Cassella, to Clarence and Philomena Homan Dirksen. On July 23, 1960, sh . . .
Todd Allen Clay, 43, of Mendon, was found dead at his residence at 5:16 p.m. August 6, 2007. A cause of death has not yet been determined by the coroner's office. He was born July 11, 1964, in Celina, to Jerry and Sheryl Butche . . .
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