Tuesday, February 19th, 2008 Edition of The Daily Standard
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MINSTER - It's a tense time for Minster Local School officials with teacher contract negotiations on the horizon and the possibility of owing more than $300,000 to the feds for the illegal operation of a former community school. . . .
One thing is certain for the five Celina girls heading to the 2008 State Swimming Championships this weekend: It will be a busy weekend. The WaterDogs will be represented in seven events in Canton, including all three relays. . . .
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• School board buys two lots to possibly expand in future
• Future of old cemetery land still uncertain
• Manufacturing, heathcare, ag sales and service may be added
• Celina man faces several driving violations/failure to comply charge
• Weitzel, Subler will look to make their mark as individuals
Virginia L. Fickert, 71, 301 Leona St., Celina, died at 1:30 p.m. Feb. 17, 2008, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. She was born Feb. 24, 1936, in Celina to Gerald "Hickory" and Hazel Keel Woods. On March 3, 1962, . . .
Paul E. Gerlach, 56, formerly of St. Henry, died Feb. 18, 2008, at his home in Fort Myers, Fla. Death was due to natural causes. Arrangements are pending at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, St. Henry. . . .
Former Celina resident Leona M. Huckemeyer, 88, died at 8:41 p.m. Feb. 17, 2008, at Fairhaven Community Nursing Home, Upper Sandusky. She was born Jan. 7, 1920, in Spencerville to Harmon and Lillie Purdy Rockhold. On Sept. 26, . . .
Francis L. McCloskey, 85, 5300 Bayview Drive, Celina, died Feb. 17, 2008, at Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Community. She was born Jan. 15, 1923, in Middletown to John and Eva Schmidt Blankenship. In 1957, she married John McC . . .
R. Maxine Rain, 82, formerly of 2100 Celina Road, St. Marys, died at 9:20 p.m. Feb. 17, 2008, at Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Community. She was born Sept. 25, 1925, in Van Wert to Elmer and Mary Powell Uncapher. On April 1, . . .
Margery Madeline Senger, 84, of Celina, died at 2:57 p.m. Feb. 18, 2008, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. Arrangements are pending at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina. . . .
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