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Friday, April 25th, 2008 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
Three Geotubes containing liquid hog manure were opened Thursday at a Maria Stein hog farm, but reports that will show whether the technology is economically feasible to use as a manure management tool won't be done until June. . . .
It will be a battle between students from St. Marys and Celina to see who can pick up the most trash during Saturday's annual cleanup around Grand Lake from 9 a.m. to noon. The winner will win bragging rights and a traveling tr . . .
MINSTER - In a mid-week triangular meet featuring a trio of neighboring MAC schools, the Minster Wildcats played host to the Marion Local Flyers and the New Bremen Cardinals and sent their guests home with defeats on both the boy . . .
Print Edition Only News Stories
• Company planning to voluntarily lower toxins
• Area artist and instructor mixes it up
• Board approves raise for support staff
• Chase your dreams, you may catch one
• Street problems concern council
• State approves permits for chicken farm expansion
• Girl Scouts heading up Grenada effort
• Redskins edge Indians in another pitchers' duel
• Flyers beat Panthers for sixth win in a row
• Stout hurls one-hitter in 'Skins win
Local Obituaries
Bartel Ahlers, 88, of Coldwater, died April 25, 2008, in Georgetown. Arrangements are pending at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Coldwater. . . .
Mary Rita Borger, 86, of St. Henry, died April 25, 2008, in Coldwater. The time of Monday's funeral mass was not established by press time. Arrangements are pending at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, St. Henry. . . .
Wilma Gertrude Deitsch, 94, 806 W. Market St., Celina, died at 12:25 a.m. April 23, 2008, at the Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. She was born Nov. 25, 1913, in Liberty Township, to William C. and Emma M. Fisher Weitz. On Nov. . . .
Former Mercer County resident Christine E. George, 57, of Houston, Texas, died March 25, 2008, in Houston. Death was due to natural causes. She was born Sept. 29, 1950, in Celina, to the late Clifford Steele and Virginia Gibbon . . .
Linda J. Knox, 57, of Celina, died April 24, 2008 of natural causes, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. Arrangements are pending at Cisco Funeral Home, Celina. . . .
Former Fort Recovery resident Ruth R. Matchett, 86, 842 Chestnut Circle, Greenville, died April 23, 2008, at her home. Arrangements are pending at Brockman-Boeckman Funeral Home, Fort Recovery. . . .
Paul E. Sanders, 79, of Celina, died April 24, 2008, at Otterbein-St. Marys Retirement Community. Arrangements are pending at W.H. Dick & Sons-Hellwarth Funeral Home, Celina. . . .
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