additional archive navigation at bottom
Wednesday, October 3rd, 2007 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
ROCKFORD - A Rockford mother suffered minor burns to her hands and feet trying to escape a fire that destroyed most of her family's home Tuesday morning. Tracy Bertke, 156 E. Second St., was taken by ambulance from the scene af . . .
GLANDORF - The mission to win a Western Buckeye League title has the Celina girl's soccer team focused on going forward. Trailing 2-1 to Ottawa-Glandorf at halftime, Celina got the momentum back two minutes into the second half . . .
A group of geology students at Wright State University-Lake Campus have a big project ahead of them - restoration of a 250-million-year-old bone they dug up and brought back from the South Dakota Badlands. The 300-pound bone fr . . .
Print and E-Edition Only News Stories
• Rising cost puts junior fair building remodeling in doubt
• Backlog in production of poles puts Minster stoplight project on hold
• Officials seek bids for mowing county sites
• Angel Foundation makes final wishes come true for terminally-ills adults
• New business teaches the basics to those not part of computer generation
• Preliminary site design for diesel gas station in Celina approved
• Minster girl's golf advances to district
• Celina still unbeaten in the WBL
Local Obituaries
Mildred Bomholt, 80, 625 Linden Ave., Celina, died at 8:35 p.m. Oct. 2, 2007, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. She was born April 24, 1927, in Mercer County to Sylvester and Lucy Sommers Wendel. On Oct. 27, 1949, she married . . .
Former Celina resident Paul Fahncke died Oct. 2, 2007, at The Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. Arrangements are pending at W.H. Dick & Sons-Hellwarth Funeral Home, Celina. . . .
Florence E. Garrigus, 92, of Lima, died at 10:20 a.m. Oct. 1, 2007, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. She was born Jan. 29, 1915, in Toledo, to Peter L. and Ella E. Deter Rihm. On May 2, 1937, she married James E. Garrigus, w . . .
Donald "Donnie" Harris, 72, 7681 Harris Road, Celina, died at 7:31 a.m. Oct. 2, 2007, at Van Wert County Hospital. He was born Nov. 4, 1934, in Center Township to Delbert Dale and Erma Overley Harris. On Nov. 16, 1984, he marri . . .
Gene Amelda Hart, 82, of St. Marys, died at 10:35 a.m. Sept. 26, 2007, at Otterbein Retirement Community, St. Marys. She was born May 31, 1925, in Green Springs to Leander D. and Leona M. Lawson Mennell. On June 12, 1948, she m . . .
Thomas E. Nolte, 60, 18611 Fledderjohn Road, New Knoxville, died at 11:45 a.m. Oct. 1, 2007, in the emergency room at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. Death was due to a heart attack. He was born June 19, 1 . . .
Carroll D. Parry II, 87, of Lancaster, died Sept. 18, 2007, at University Community Hospital, Tampa, Fla. He was born Dec. 15, 1919, in Stoney Point, N.Y., to Carroll Amos and Mabel Brooks Parry. His wife, Celina native Irma Pa . . .
Local Pictures
local picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picture
a_d
Monday
67°
Becoming Sunny
83%
Monday Night
47°
Clear
1%
Tuesday
70°
Sunny
Tuesday Night
46°
Mostly Clear
13%
Wednesday
62°
Chance Rain Showers
41%
Wednesday Night
48°
Chance Rain Showers
41%
Thursday
67°
Slight Chance Rain Showers
21%
Thursday Night
52°
Slight Chance Rain Showers
20%
Friday
68°
Mostly Cloudy
16%
Friday Night
50°
Mostly Cloudy
16%
Saturday
69°
Mostly Cloudy
14%
Saturday Night
49°
Partly Cloudy
14%
3 Day
Extended
a_d
a_da_da_d
camera_logo Photo Albums
Friday, September 23
index pict
Friday, September 23
index pict
Friday, September 23
index pict
Thursday, September 22
index pict
Thursday, September 22
index pict
video_logoOnline Video
Thursday, September 8
index pict
Update on human remains found near Grand Lake
Thursday, September 8
index pict
Update on human remains found near Grand Lake - Full Press Conference