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Tuesday, April 29th, 2008 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
Bob Chaney doesn't have a shimmering green neck or bright orange webbed feet, but he recently resembled a papa Mallard duck. Chaney climbed to the depths of a storm sewer and battled hungry dogs and cats while on a mission to l . . .
Members of area churches will participate in a Service in Song in celebration of Farm City Week on Sunday at Bethany United Methodist Church in Celina. As the weeklong observance implies, most of the musical selections - perfor . . .
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• Councilman worries about beer sale at Friday Bluesfest
• Family time can be well spent in local rural areas
• Vacation time approved for new city director
• $100,000 still left for Grand Lake farmers
• Offense carries Cavs past Redskins
• Rain halts contest with Celina on top of Minster
• Parkway halts late Adams Central rally
Local Obituaries
Megan A. Jeffries, 17, of 9505 Celina Mendon Road, Celina, died at 5:34 p.m. April 27, 2008, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. Death was the result of a four-wheeler accident. Arrangements are pending at Lehman-Ho . . .
Elizabeth A. "Libby" Kreider, 92, of 409 E. Butler St., Fort Recovery, died April 28, 2008, at Bloomington Hospital, Bloomington, Ind. Arrangements are pending at Brockman-Boeckman Funeral Home, Fort Recovery. . . .
Ralph Melvin "Bub" Ritchie, 83, of 6730 state Route 219, Celina, died at 10:05 a.m. April 28, 2008, at his residence. He was born June 19, 1924, in Montezuma, to Wilbur and Mary Peggs Ritchie. On Oct. 16, 1948, he married Ruth . . .
Timothy L. Wale, 58, of 1214 Oakview Drive, St. Marys, died at 11:15 p.m. April 27, 2008, at the Golden Living Center-Valley, St. Marys. Death was due to natural causes. He was born March 1, 1950, in Celina, to Herb and Pauline . . .
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