Thursday, March 13th, 2008 Edition of The Daily Standard
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ROCKFORD - George and Candes Fetters look at the charred and gutted remains of their two-story home as George puts an arm around Darla, their 2-year-old Boxer. "This dog saved our lives," George says of the early Sunday morning . . .
Local success in basketball isn't just for the high school teams. Four area Catholic Youth Organization (CYO) teams, two boys and two girls, will head to Cleveland this weekend for the state CYO tournament. All four teams play . . .
GREENVILLE - History tells us Nathaniel Currier was tall and melancholy yet with the ability to charm almost everyone. James Ives was a pudgy, happy man, a professional bookkeeper and self-trained artist. In the mid-1800s, the tw . . .
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• Rising gasoline prices impact local businesses
• School has a big stink
• Buyers scoop up school bonds
• School has lowest overall cost to transport students
• Teens died from accidental drug overdose
• Students have incentive to exercise
• Be at ease with Easter breezes
Eugene "Gene" Dues, 87, 3618 state Route 118, Coldwater, died at 2:33 p.m. March 12, 2008, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. He was born Feb. 1, 1921, in Philothea, to Ben H. and Catherine Schoenlein Dues. On Apri . . .
Matthew Bernard Huelskamp, 22, of Huber Heights, died at 7:51 a.m. March 12, 2008, at home. Death was due to natural causes. He was born April 28, 1985, in Dayton, to Keith H. and Deborah A. Schulze Keihl. His mother survives i . . .
Dr. Mark Nitschke, 40, of Botkins, died at 10:25 p.m. March 10, 2008, at the Centinela Freeman Hospital, Marina Del Ray, Calif. Death was due to cancer. He was born April 8, 1967, in Fremont, to Lon and Gloria Shelley Nitschke, . . .