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Friday, October 19th, 2007 Edition of The Daily Standard
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More than 2,000 residents in Auglaize and Mercer counties are trapped in payday lending debt cycles, according to reports from the Ohio Coalition for Responsible Lending. The recently released report shows that in 2006, 1,230 p . . .
Versailles' Justine Raterman was rewarded for a strong senior season by being named the Midwest Athletic Conference's Volleyball Player of the Year by the conference coaches during their selection meeting for all-conference honor . . .
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• Six seek to fill two Parkway BOE empty seats
• One out of 12 bidders to make the cut
• Lowest bidder accepted to install weather equipment
• Pastor stresses loving relationships
Local Obituaries
Aloysius "Al" U. Bruns, 80, of Celina, died at 2:36 a.m. Oct. 19, 2007, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. Arrangements are pending at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina. . . .
Sharpsburg native Fred J. Esser, 75, of Sidney, died at 9:05 a.m. Oct. 18, 2007, at his home. He was born Nov. 17, 1931, in Sharpsburg, to Ignatius and Sarah White Esser. On Dec. 29, 1956, he married Rose E. Bey, who survives. . . .
Former St. Marys resident Earline Opperman, 77, of Lakeland, Fla., died at 4 p.m. Oct. 18, 2007, at Oakbridge Nursing Home, Lakeland. She was born March 15, 1930, in Darke County, to Earl Shives and Eleanor Puterbaugh Logan Rit . . .
Jack E. Shade, 78, 515 Sycamore St., Celina, died at 5:15 p.m. Oct. 17, 2007, at his home. He was born July 24, 1929, in Versailles, to Herman and Opal Lanich Shade. On Nov. 2, 1951, he married Darlene J. Nowlin, who died Aug. . . .
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