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Saturday, May 3rd, 2008
By Margie Wuebker
Deputy Bleck, a rookie with the Mercer County Sheriff's Office, appears meek and mild as he strolls through the office getting acquainted with the physical layout as well as friendly personnel who would rather pet his head than shake his paw.
His [More]
By Shelley Grieshop
Putting extra cash into the hands of local residents might not get the results the U.S. government is seeking to jump-start the economy.
A survey this week by The Daily Standard revealed that most people intend to keep their rebate money for a rainy-day emergency, pay bills or put a dent in rising gasoline and food costs instead of making purchases to "stimulate" the sagging economy. [More]
Obituaries on May 3rd, 2008
Former Neptune resident Teddie A. Colby, 79, died at 10:37 p.m. April 29, 2008, [More]
Henry E. "Hank" Mowery, 62, Paulding, died May 1, 2008, at Paulding County Hospital due to natural causes. [More]
Jane L. Pettersen, 86, 751 Deford St., Celina, died at 8:45 a.m. May 2, 2008, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. [More]
Patricia Y. Keber, 75, rural Van Wert, died at 5:25 p.m. May 2, 2008, at VanCrest Health Care Center, Van Wert. [More]
Local pictures on May 3rd, 2008
Subscriber only stories on May 3rd, 2008
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