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Thursday, September 18th, 2008 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
A St. Marys man pleaded guilty Tuesday in Auglaize County Municipal Court to a charge of cruelty to animals for a beating that the local humane society says is the worst it has seen in its 35 years of existence. Adam J. Heckman . . .
Sentencings continue in Auglaize County Common Pleas Court for eight area people who were arrested and indicted earlier this year on drug-related charges stemming from Grand Lake Task Force investigations. • Richard Newland Jr. . . .
Print Edition Only News Stories
• Vote nears on Pullman Bay Park land switch
• Minster making plans to add new kiddie pool
• Michigan man receives jail term, second man waits court hearing on drug charges
• Celina facing WBL favorites on Friday
• Questions answered by OHSAA
• Impact Game of the Week:
• Bits and Pieces...
• St. Henry girls golf earns at least a share of MAC title
• Take steps to lower home heating bills
Local Obituaries
Todd Leson Adams, 31, 2102 St. Anthony Road, Coldwater, died at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 15, 2008, at Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. He was born Dec. 28, 1976, in Celina, to Anthony W. . . .
Don Brown, 84, 109 Laura Street, New Knoxville, died at 8:37 a.m. Sept. 16, 2008, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. He was born Oct. 28, 1923, in Celina, to Rie and Ethel Snyder Brown. On June 4, 1949, he married Winona Howel . . .
Former St. Marys resident Robin J. Burton, 51, 3760 Adelbert Drive, Columbus, died Sept. 16, 2008, at the Cleveland Clinic. Arrangements are pending at Miller Funeral Homes, St. Marys. . . .
Paulette Hoelscher, 57, 714 West South St., St. Marys died at 9:05 p.m. Sept. 17, 2008, at her residence. Arrangements are pending at Miller-Long and Folk Funeral Home, St. Marys. . . .
William Don Hooker, 77, Lima, died at 4:50 p.m., Sept. 16, 2008, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. He was born on Feb. 23, 1931, in Lima, to Earl Smith and Loretta Lighthill Hooker. He married his first wife, Esther Hahn in 1 . . .
William F. Knapke, 84, 1917 Cranberry Road, St. Henry, died at 11:43 a.m. Sept. 17, 2008, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. He was born July 4, 1924, in Cranberry Prairie, to William and Rosa Hemmelgarn Knapke. On . . .
Former New Weston resident Clarence L. Stump, 82, of the Gardens of St. Henry, died at 12:05 p.m. Sept. 16, 2008, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. He was born Nov. 22, 1925, in Darke County to Simon and Sarah Cob . . .
Former Celina resident Andrew "Andy" Gary Thurston, 60, of Pittsburg, Calif., died Sept. 9. 2008, at his home. Death was due to natural causes. He was born July 13, 1948, in Celina, to James and Beulah Lewis Thurston. He was fo . . .
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