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Tuesday, August 5th, 2008
By Betty Lawrence
The 1.05 inch of rain that fell overnight will help area crops, but more rain is needed, says local weather forecaster and farmer Dennis Howick.
"It was enough to help, but more is needed in another week," he said.
According to Howick, farmers need at least an inch of rain a week up until the first week in September to allow crops, especially corn, to fill out. [More]
By Daily Standard Staff
A Celina-area man pleaded no contest Monday morning in Celina Municipal Court to a charge of obstructing justice stemming from a March 15 traffic accident that claimed the lives of four local men. [More]
Obituaries on August 5th, 2008
Galeon D. Heiby, 69, 6760 Debra Ave., Celina, died at 11:10 p.m. Aug. 2, 2008, at the James Cancer Center of University Hospital, Columbus. [More]
B. Marlene Hoehne, 70, of Lane St., Fort Loramie, died Aug. 4, 2008, at Wilson [More]
Former Minster resident, Alvira R. Homan, 93, died at 12:10 a.m. Aug. 4, 2008, at Sunrise of Englewood. [More]
Donald Eugene Moeller, 76, of St. Marys died at 8:30 a.m. July 11, 2008, at the St. Marys Living Center. [More]
David A. Voskuhl, 78, of 1125 Fairground Road, Celina, died at 5 a.m. Aug. 4, 2008, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. [More]
Local pictures on August 5th, 2008
Subscriber only stories on August 5th, 2008
Mystery blooms with plant flowering in rural Celina
Council continues leash law discussion
Motorcyclist from Coldwater is injured
Woman charged
Local farmers eligible for funds