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Thursday, July 23rd, 2009 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
Jason Thomas of Celina showed no emotion Wednesday afternoon as Mercer County Common Pleas Court Judge Jeffrey Ingraham sentenced him to 15 years to life for the murder of his 10-month-old stepson. The 26-year-old defendant de . . .
California agriculture officials waited too long to address a ballot measure that was ultimately successful in outlawing the ways certain animals are confined, said an animal behavior professor from The Ohio State University. C . . .
A short animated film created by Celina teenager Rachael Yoder was selected by entertainment group qubo for national broadcast on TV and the Internet. Yoder's film, created on a Web application at, was chosen as one of . . .
Print Edition Only News Stories
• Judge denies second trial
• St. Marys wooden lock getting park-like setting
• Animal care issue will appear on Nov. 3 ballot
• Mercer SWCD office checks out pollution complaints
• Funds needed for pilot study
• Council awards bids and hears project updates
• County contemplates ODOT deal for school safety project
• School lunch fees take a hike
• Tabfest brings funds to local charities
Local Obituaries
The Rev. Milton Ballor, 80, of St. Charles Center, Carthagena, died at 1:47 p.m. July 21, 2009, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Dayton. Death was due to complications following surgery. He was born May 31, 1929, in Fraser, Mich., t . . .
Dennis Wayne Cramer, 65, of Beech Tree Hill Apartments, St. Marys, died at 4:18 p.m. July 17, 2009, in the emergency department of Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. He was born May 28, 1944, in St. Marys to . . .
Lucille C. Loughridge, 82, of 1909 Knapke Court, Celina, died at 2:25 a.m. July 22, 2009, at the Celina Manor Nursing Home. She was born May 29, 1927, in Carthagena to Bernard N. and Clara Wendel Meier. On Oct. 17, 1945, she ma . . .
Graveside services for Janet Orick, 65, 155 Dickman Drive, St. Marys, who died Jan. 18, 2009, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Mercer Memory Gardens, Celina, the Rev. Richard Riedel officiating. A full obituary appeared in t . . .
Hugh H. Setterfield, 83, 6707 Brookside Drive, Celina, died July 21, 2009, at the Gardens at Celina. He was born Dec. 10, 1925, in Portland, Ind., to Hugh and Wilma Brosher Setterfield. On April 12, 1947, he married Eleanor Lou . . .
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