Thursday, January 3rd, 2008 Edition of The Daily Standard
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Mercer County retained its No. 1 ranking in farm receipts among the state's 88 counties for 2006, with total income increasing by 2.85 percent from 2005. The ranking and other county-by-county numbers are available to the publi . . .
Seventy-five soldiers from the St. Marys battalion are preparing to deploy to Iraq this week for a second time since Congress declared war on the country in October 2002. The soldiers of Alpha Company, an engineer battalion tha . . .
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• Legal opposition to ethanol plant in Celina ends
• Sierra Club challenges Grand Lake dredging
• Celina man charged with trafficking in prescription drugs
• Jordan addresses area Rotary club
• Unbeaten Rangers host Indians
• Van Wert vs. Celina
• Parkway vs. St. Henry
• St. Marys vs. Defiance
• Coldwater vs. Minster
• New Bremen vs. Marion
• Versailles vs. St. John's
Nancy L. Amstutz, 54, of Celina, died Jan. 2, 2008, at the Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. Arrangements are pending at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina. . . .
Lester G. Buening, 80, of St. Henry, died Jan. 1, 2008, at The Gardens at St. Henry. He was born June 25, 1927, in Coldwater, to Aloys and Leona Huelskamp Buening. On April 26, 1952, he married Betty Lou Ahlers, who survives. . . .
Gerald L. Fink, 87, of Celina, died Jan. 2, 2008, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. Services are 10 a.m. Saturday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Celina. Calling is 4-8 p.m. Friday at Cisco Funeral Hom . . .
Pauline L. Imel, 89, 102 Harrison St., Fort Recovery, died Jan. 1, 2008, at her home. She was born Nov. 7, 1918, in Noble Township, Jay County, Ind., to Ernest and Leatha Barger Young. On Nov. 11, 1939, she married LeRoy Imel, . . .
Bernard "Ed" Lengerich, 83, 213 Lynn St., St. Marys, died at 1:15 p.m. Jan. 1, 2008, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. He was born Jan. 30, 1924, in St. Marys, to Bernard and Elizabeth Arnett Lengerich. On May 17, 1958, he ma . . .
Clifford Mayes, 72, 539 N. Cherry St., Celina, died Jan. 1, 2008, at St. Joseph Hospital, Fort Wayne, Ind. He was born Jan. 14, 1935, in Middleboro, Ky., to George "Dock" and Bobbie Marsee Mayes. On Oct. 15, 1955, he married Be . . .
Robert A. Stueve, 73, 171 N. Garfield St., Minster, died at 10 a.m. Jan. 2, 2008, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. He was born Aug. 23, 1934, in Minster, to Joseph and Elenora Dwenger Stueve. On Sept. 18, 1965, he married Ma . . .