additional archive navigation at bottom
Thursday, February 26th, 2009 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
The final event of the season for Todd Hertel and Luke Bonvillian ended like it has gone all season: neck and neck. This time, though, the finish was a little different. The Celina diving tandem finished within five points of . . .
A Rockford woman pleaded not guilty Wednesday morning in Mercer County Common Pleas Court to taking painkiller patches from residents of The Gardens at Celina. Ashley N. McCarthy, 26, 155 E. Walnut St., faces 11 counts of thef . . .
Stealing three flat screen televisions from the local Wal-Mart store has resulted in another prison term for an Indiana man. Darren Valens, 34, of Fort Wayne, told Mercer County Common Pleas Court Judge Jeffrey Ingraham last we . . .
Print Edition Only News Stories
• Levies, Celina council race on ballot
• Support of fairgrounds and activities renewed
• Electric upgrade will cost less than expected
• Logo contest held to create recreational trail sign in Franklin Township
• Theater draws in the community
• Blowout wins for Cardinals, Flyers
• Fort Recovery had a special team in 1990
• Bulldogs aiming for a share of WBL title
• St. Henry at New Knoxville (Friday)
Local Obituaries
Roy Claude Fleck, 76, 1222 Fenway Drive, Celina, died at noon, Feb. 24, 2009, at his residence. He was born Jan. 10, 1933, in Claysburg, Pa., to Ralph and Minnie Seymour Fleck. He married Anna Byler Fleck, who survives. Other . . .
Jerome J. "Romie" Kaup, 84, 815 Sunset Drive, Coldwater, died at 1:55 p.m. Feb. 25, 2009, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. He was born March 2, 1924, in Coldwater, to Henry and Mary Buschor Kaup. On May 1, 1946, . . .
James W. "Jim" Leistenschneider, 79, 4711 Lange Road, St. Henry, died at 2:31 a.m. Feb. 25, 2009, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. He was born Jan. 13, 1930, in Dayton, to Julius and Ursula Sutter Leistenschneider. On Oct. 5, 1957 . . .
Former Celina resident Dean G. Mills, 76, died Feb. 24, 2009, at his residence in Muncie, Ind. He was born, Jan. 14, 1933, in Smithfield, Ind., to Clessie and Ola Helm Mills. In March, 2008, he married Marjorie Wright Mills, wh . . .
John N. Poeppelman, 73, of Yorkshire, died Feb. 25, 2009, at his home. He was born September 14. 1935, in Yorkshire, to John T. and Ann Elizabeth Bornhorst Poeppelman. On Sept. 26, 1957, he married Joan A. Dirksen, who survive . . .
Wilma "Willie" M. Shelby, 86, formerly of New Bremen, and most recently of Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Community, died at 3 a.m. Feb. 25, 2009, at Otterbein. She was born June 14, 1922, near St. Marys, to Otah E. and Margare . . .
Deborah Smith, 39, of St. Marys died at 9:17 p.m. Feb. 2, 2009, in Richland Manor Nursing Home, Bluffton. Death was due to cancer. Arrangements are pending at Cisco Funeral Home, St. Marys. . . .
Local Pictures
local picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picture
a_d
Independence Day
80°
Mostly Sunny
1%
Saturday Night
60°
Mostly Clear
3%
Sunday
83°
Mostly Sunny
11%
Sunday Night
64°
Mostly Clear
11%
Monday
84°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
19%
Monday Night
68°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
19%
Tuesday
78°
Thunderstorms Likely
59%
Tuesday Night
63°
Chance Thunderstorms
53%
Wednesday
77°
Chance Thunderstorms
25%
Wednesday Night
63°
Chance Thunderstorms
25%
Thursday
77°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
38%
Thursday Night
65°
Chance Thunderstorms
40%
3 Day
Extended
a_da_d
camera_logo Photo Albums
video_logoOnline Video
Thursday, June 18
index pict
Persistent rain caused flooding