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Friday, August 29th, 2008 Edition of The Daily Standard
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After three decades of work as an operator at the Celina water treatment plant, Larry Derksen is happy to say the reputation of the city utilities has improved. Back in the day, Derksen said the mere mention of Celina brought t . . .
FORT RECOVERY - After two games with a number of unforced errors, Parkway and Fort Recovery got into the swing of things to make for an exciting five-game match as both teams opened Midwest Athletic Conference play at Fort Site F . . .
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• Local man gets jail time for vandalizing Fort Recovery High School
• Plans to promote upcoming recreation levy underway
• Patient surveys prove helpful to Mercer Health
• Following his heart
• Young Flyers open MAC play with win
• Celina boys win WBL opener, 6-0
• Celina girls tennis now 4-0 in the WBL
Local Obituaries
Richard B. Dirksen, 72, of Clune Stucke Road, Maria Stein, died at 8:36 a.m. Aug. 27, 2008, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. He was born Dec. 8, 1935, in New Weston, to Linus A. and Amelia Ahrens Dirksen. On Sept. 12, 1959, . . .
Vera Lee Frasure, 80, of 02888 Arnold Road, St. Marys, died at 1:54 p.m. Aug. 28, 2008, at St. Marys Living Center. She was born Aug. 14, 1928, in Wapakoneta, to Leo and Ruby Bonifield Engel. On Nov. 11, 1949, she married Bill . . .
Robert E. Maier, 72, 1109 Fairground Road, Celina, died at 4:25 a.m. Aug. 27, 2008, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. He was born Aug. 28, 1935, in Celina, to George J. and Matilda R. Leugers Maier. On Dec. 26, 1959, he married Phy . . .
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