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Thursday, October 30th, 2008 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
A rural Coldwater family escaped what could have been a tragedy Monday night when an explosion occurred inside their home. No one was injured even though a fire ball reportedly ripped through the two-story home shortly before 9 . . .
Nick's drooling over his brand new set of wheels. The Celina Police Department K-9 appears to like the 2008 Dodge Magnum that he and his handler, Patrolman Dan Hartings, will be using from now on thanks to the generosity of sev . . .
ELIDA - The Marion Local Flyers opened regional tournament play with a dominating three-game win over the Tiffin Calvert Senecas on Wednesday night at the Elida Fieldhouse. The Flyers' defense didn't let many balls hit the floo . . .
Print and E-Edition Only News Stories
• New Wright State president outlines university's goals
• Issue 5 to decide new payday lending rules
• Celina police get grant for vehicle safety program
• Sheriff's office investigating urns stolen from graveyard
• Coldwater child struck by vehicle
• Bulldogs one win from state
• Dream season comes to an end for St. Marys
• Division IV Playoff Game Preview:
• Division V Playoff Game Preview:
• Division III Playoff Game Preview:
Local Obituaries
Norma M. Alexander, 73, 1008 Plymouth Ave., Piqua, died at 11:15 a.m. Oct. 28, 2008, at home. She was born Sept. 7, 1935, in Minster, to John and Mary Dwenger Sturwold. On July 10, 1985, she married Warnie V. Alexander, who sur . . .
Irene Vick Elsea, 54, died Oct. 24, 2008, at Central Baptist Hospital, Danville, Ky. Death was due to natural causes. She was born Dec. 1, 1953, in Cincinnati, to Joe Pitts and former New Bremen resident Edna Dicke Vick. She ma . . .
Harold "Lefty" Hertenstein, 82, 17222 County Road 66-A., St. Marys, died at 11 p.m. Oct. 28, 2008, at home. He was born Aug. 20, 1926, in Noble Township, St. Marys, to Daniel and Maude Kilger Hertenstein. On Nov. 9, 1947, he ma . . .
Former Bradford and Columbus resident Otis Leon Seas, 91, of Celina, died at 7:45 a.m. Oct. 26, 2008, at the Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. He was born Sept. 1, 1917, in Miami County, to Rupert E. and Rebecca E. B . . .
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