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Friday, February 20th, 2009 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
ROCKFORD - Three Parkway students went to Columbus, built their first robot together, and brought home a second-place trophy from the 2009 STEM Challenge, part of the National Robotics Challenge. Seniors Tyler Garwood and Brand . . .
ROCKFORD - St. Teresa Catholic Church in downtown Rockford is moving to an existing church building outside the village. Church officials in December purchased a former non-Catholic church on state Route 707, east of state Rout . . .
ROCKFORD - The New Bremen Cardinals went to Rockford on Thursday and defeated the Parkway Panthers 59-33 in Midwest Athletic Conference play to win the school's first girls basketball title, one which they will share with the Del . . .
Print Edition Only News Stories
• Who'll care for Fluffy? Local EMAs lax on disaster preparedness for pets
• FFA students discuss different food topics with third-graders
• Steps taken for more bridge projects
• Couple does not need to make changes to home
• Village extends land lease time
• Blue Jays clutch at free-throw line
• Quick start paves the way for Marion victory
• Three local divers qualify for state meet in Canton
• Monnin sparks Minster to MAC victory
Local Obituaries
Juanita D. Cress, 83, of Van Wert, died at 10:30 p.m. Feb. 16, 2009, at Vancrest Health Care Center, Van Wert. She was born July 19, 1925, in Streator, Ill., to Ralph and Evangeline Grey Hoobler. Her husband, the Rev. Delbert E . . .
Martha A. Poeppelman, 84, 163 E. Seventh St., Minster, died Feb. 19, 2009, at Heritage Manor Nursing Home, Minster. She was born Jan. 7, 1925, in Minster, to Elmer and Corrine Tobe Knostman. On June 27, 1947, she married Bill P . . .
Vernon M. Tisdale Jr., 82, died Feb. 15, 2009, at his home in Sacramento, Calif. He was born Sept. 6, 1926, in Bennettsville, S.C., to Vernon Sr. and Myrtle Lyles Tisdale. His wife, former Fort Recovery resident Ann Knoth, is d . . .
Reinhart Vohs, 95, 09011 Southland Road, New Knoxville, died at 7:35 p.m. Feb. 18, 2009, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. He was born Aug. 25, 1913, in Auglaize County, to Henry and Mary Schroer Vohs. On . . .
Karlton C. Weaver, 68, of Midway Park, N.C., died Jan. 24, 2009, at his home. He was born March 5, 1941, in Auglaize County, to Thomas and Joann Weaver. His first wife, Betsy Cox, died in 1988. His second wife, Thresa Whitcomb . . .
Rosemary Woehrmyer, 85, formerly of Bensman Road, Minster, died at 10 a.m. Feb. 18, 2009, at Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Community. She was born July 12, 1923, in Minster, to Elmer and Celia Poeppelman Oldiges. On Nov. 25, 1 . . .
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