Monday, October 13th, 2008 Edition of The Daily Standard
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Coldwater schools Athletic Director Eric Goodwin calls a new costly coaching test required by the state "absolutely crazy." Both Goodwin and New Bremen schools Athletic Director Gary Jones said they don't know how their departm . . .
A 17-year-old St. Henry High School senior died Sunday morning at his home, the victim of an apparent suicide. Ryan A. Weitzel was found dead shortly before 10 a.m. on the floor of his upstairs bedroom at 5677 state Route 119. . . .
The Celina boys cross country team was hoping the old verse "Be it ever so humble, there's no place like home" rang true on Saturday as the team tried to repeat as Western Buckeye League varsity boys champions on their home cours . . .
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• Oil's down - smiles all around
• Celina businesses seek liquor permits in November vote
• Levy set for Council on Aging
• River getting sediment trap
• Minster boys golf finishes as fourth best in the state
• Gardner, Dorsten fall just short of state berth
• Eldora's racing season comes to a close
Former Germantown resident John R. Blankenship, 86, died Oct. 9, 2008, at Hospice of Dayton. He was born Oct. 28, 1921, in Middletown, to John R. and Eva Schmidt Blankenship. In 1945, he married Ruth M. Johnson, who survives. . . .
Former Coldwater native Larry R. Boeckman, 54, died Oct. 9, 2008, at his residence in St. Louis, Mo. Death was due to natural causes. He was born Jan. 6, 1954, in Coldwater, to Ralph and Mary Agnes Rutschilling Boeckman. His mo . . .
Ethel M. Kettler, 77, 9291 St. Rt. 274, Anna, died at 10:30 a.m. Oct. 11, 2008, at Wilson Memorial Hospital, Sidney. She was born March 2, 1931, near Botkins, to Rayburn and Bessie Wenger Howell. On March 10, 1951, she married . . .
Former Dayton resident, the Rev. John T. "Tommy" Mitchell, 62, of Rockford, died Oct. 10, 2008, at Colonial Nursing Home, Rockford. Death was due to natural causes. Services are 11:00 am Tuesday at Newcomer Funeral Home, Ketter . . .
Raymond Rush, 64, 1730 Celina Road, St. Marys, died at 5 p.m. Oct. 11, 2008, at the University of Alabama Medical Center, Birmingham. Death was due to a sudden illness. Arrangements are pending at Miller Funeral Home, St. Marys . . .
Delbert Stucke, 61, of Minster, died at 3:45 p.m. Oct. 12, 2008, at his residence. Death was due to natural causes. Arrangements are pending at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Minster. . . .
Ryan A. Weitzel, 17, 5677 state Route 119, St. Henry, died Oct. 12, 2008, at his residence. Death was due to an apparent suicide. He is the son of Philip and Marge Weitzel. A senior at St. Henry High School, he was a member of . . .