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Thursday, August 30th, 2007 Edition of The Daily Standard
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OTTAWA - First came a ghastly stench of things rotting and then the sight of debris piled throughout the town. As a St. Henry school bus slowly snakes around police cars and dump trucks in downtown Ottawa on Wednesday morning, . . .
A Fort Recovery poultry farmer soon will be harvesting 1.8 megawatts of electricity - enough to power 300 area homes. Jim Wenning, owner of Wenning Poultry, has installed a new methane digester on his farm that will convert pou . . .
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• Celina councilor opposes water rate plan
• Resident: New Bremen needs curbside pickup for recyclables
• Council ponders new restrooms
• Won't get any easier for Celina this week
• Area teams struggle in first week for points
• Battle for a 2-0 start for Indians, Panthers
• Marion vs. Coldwater
• Bath vs. St. Marys
• Versailles vs. Minster
• St. John's vs. St. Henry
• New Bremen vs. Anna
Local Obituaries
Kenneth C. Coby, 68, New Weston, died at 12:22 p.m. Aug. 28, 2007, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. He was born Oct. 22, 1938, in Darke County, to Nelson "Pete" and Gladys Broderick Coby. On June 29, 1957, he mar . . .
Robert L. "Boots" Harruff Sr., 68, rural Buckland, was found dead of natural causes in his home on Aug. 29, 2007. He was born Sept. 29, 1938, in Spencerville, to Cloyd S. and Lona L. Schaffer Harruff. Surviving are two sons, . . .
Mildred M. Jackson, 89, formerly of Genoa, died Aug. 29, 2007, in Arbors of Oregon, Oregon, Ohio. She was born April 8, 1918, in Hudson, Mich., to William and Francis Burns Haley. On Feb. 17, 1937, she married Kenneth H. Jackso . . .
Scott Jones, 61, died of natural causes at 1:34 p.m. Aug. 28, 2007, at Heartland of Greenville. He was born July 18, 1946, in Darke County, to Donald and Frances Pearson Jones, both deceased. He married Kathy Gaier, who survive . . .
Memorial services have been set for former Rockford resident Karl E. Miller, 52, who died Aug. 21, 2007, in Chattanooga, Tenn. Death was due to natural causes. A memorial service will be held at Rockford United Methodist Church . . .
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