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Wednesday, February 6th, 2008 Edition of The Daily Standard
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Numerous roads are closed and at least a dozen area homes were evacuated overnight following heavy rains that soaked the area since Monday night. Nearly 4 inches of rain has fallen in the Grand Lake area during the last 36 hour . . .
ST. MARYS - Solid defense helped Marion Local take control early and roll to a 42-27 win over St. Marys in non-conference action on Tuesday night at McBroom Gymnasium. The Flyers improved to 8-10 on the season as St. Marys had . . .
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• Suit claims misconduct in Celina ethanol plant zoning
• 23 lots planned in subdivision
• Several changes made to Mercer County Fair
• Minster council approves 2008 appropriations
• Bulldogs pick up road win at Fort Recovery
• Lop-sided victory for Versailles in opener
• Old friends find new love
• Love grows over 60 years
Local Obituaries
Russia native Phyllis A. Bueter, 67, of Ocala, Fla., died Feb. 3, 2008, of cancer. She was born April 17, 1940, in Russia, to Delmar and Evelyn Magato Monnin. Her husband, Donald, survives. Other survivors are three sons, Tom . . .
Myrtle Edna Fulton, 99, of Kenton, died at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 4, 2008, at the Corinthian, a hospital in Kenton. She was born Aug. 6, 1908, in Rittman, to Frank Nelson and Rosella Farnwalt Davis. On May 3, 1930, she married Harold D . . .
Margaret E. Howell, 93, 3075 state Route 29, Celina, died at 12:50 p.m. Feb. 4, 2008, at Van Wert County Hospital. She was born Dec. 31, 1914, in Manton, Mich., to Orville E. and Phyllis McCain Grile. On March 31, 1934, she mar . . .
Jack L. Sawmiller Sr., 70, 527 Cron St., Celina, died at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 3, 2008, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. He was born Sept. 23, 1937, in St. Marys, to Archie Joseph and Deloris Cotterman Sawmiller. His wife, Janice E . . .
Nevelyn C. Sidenbender, 85, 405 Webb St., St. Marys, died Jan. 24, 2008, at her residence. She was born May 17, 1922, in Auglaize County, to Charles and Mary Deeringer Shoup. On Aug. 31, 1946, she married John V. Sidenbender, w . . .
Linda Jo Thobe, 58, 6456 Olding Road, Maria Stein, died of natural causes on Feb. 4, 2008, at 5:30 p.m. at St. Rita's Medical Center. She was born Sept. 2, 1949, in Piqua, to Clem and Zita Evers Enneking. Her mother survives in . . .
Former Fort Recovery resident Clarence E. Westgerdes, 87, of The Gardens at St. Henry, died at 2:05 a.m. Feb. 5, 2008, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. He was born Dec. 27, 1920, in St. Joseph to Joseph and Mary . . .
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