Thursday, June 19th, 2008 Edition of The Daily Standard
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For the first time ever, the Mercer County Sheriff's Department and the county's fire and local police departments, which rely on central dispatch for emergency call-outs, will have a unified radio system. The state government' . . .
ST. MARYS - The St. Marys ACME baseball team used a big offensive first inning and a pitching gem from senior-to-be Jake Taylor to defeat the New Bremen Cardinals 4-1 Wednesday night at K.C. Geiger Park. St. Marys (5-2) bunched . . .
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• Current radio system
• New Bremen hiker reflects on her 2,000-mile adventure through mountains
• WSU-Lake Campus begins renovations
• Residents shed more than 1,400 pounds, get healthier
• Pfeffenberger tosses gem for Celina ACME
• Mariners win second straight, first on road
• Local quartet earn all-Ohio softball honors
Dennis G. Breitigam, 58, of Wapakoneta, died June 16, 2008, at Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus. Death was due to natural causes. He was born June 2, 1950, in Lima, to Emmett Eugene Jr. and Vera Maxine Walti Breit . . .
James J. "Jeff" Brown, 73, of Coldwater, died at 9:50 p.m. June 17, 2008, at Parkview Hospital, Fort Wayne, Ind. He was born Dec. 28, 1934, in Greenup Ky., to Newton and Dessie Sadie Robirds Brown. He married Kathryn Bricker, w . . .
William T. Horstman, 82, 8551 Botkins Road, New Knoxville, died at 10:30 p.m. June 17, 2008, at the Golden Living Center-Valley, St. Marys. He was born Jan. 6, 1926, in Minster to John and Alvina Berning Horstman. On Aug. 23, 1 . . .
Emma Monroe, 87, Lighthouse Point, Fla., died Jun 9, 2008, at North Broward Medical Center, Deerfield, Fla.. She was born July 3, 1920, in Celina to John and Elizabeth Smith Monroe. Survivors are two nephews, James Smith, Win . . .
Cloyd "Ed" Now, 83, of Celina, died at 7:40 a.m. June 18, 2008, at his daughter's residence. He was born Jan. 26, 1925, in Celina, to Cloyd and Lavon Houts Now. On July 23, 1957, he married Mary F. Yaney, who died Sept, 21, 200 . . .
Elmer B. Schulze, 84, 5257 Philothea Road, St. Henry, died at 8:27 a.m. June 18, 2008, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. He was born March 15, 1924, in Osgood to John and Agatha Streacker Schulze. On April 25, 195 . . .