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Monday, August 17th, 2009 Edition of The Daily Standard
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Tom Jones can finally turn the key on his shiny, red Honda Civic and drive wherever he pleases, legally. It's a privilege the 33-year-old Celina man was denied for seven weeks - ever since the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV . . .
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry The Mercer County Fair harness racing program received a national award as the first of three days of racing kicked off on a hot Sunday afternoon at the grandstand. The United States Trotting As . . .
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• Mediator will try to end impasse
• Heating up
• Celina gets new device to measure algae toxin levels
• Man charged for drugs after traffic stop
• Dirksen and Robinson pick up wins at Eldora
Local Obituaries
Mary R. Huelskamp, 88, of Fort Recovery, died at 1 p.m. Aug. 15, 2009, at The Gardens at St. Henry. She was born April 24, 1921, in Coldwater to William B. and Caroline V. Selhorst Huelskamp. Surviving are a brother, Ralph Hu . . .
Donald Gene King, 61, 400 Bruns Ave., Apt. 41, Celina, died at 12:17 p.m. Aug. 15, 2009, at the Community Health Inpatient Hospice Center, Van Wert. Death was due to congestive heart failure. He was born Jan. 22, 1948, in Wapak . . .
Margaret G. Lininger, 83, 1708 Cheshire Drive, St. Marys, died at 4:20 p.m. Aug. 15, 2009, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. She was born Jan. 15, 1926, in St. Marys to Clarence and Thelma Ashton Caldwell . . .
Mary J. Meeds, 88, 918 Echo St., Celina, died at 9:45 a.m. August 15, 2009, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. She was born May 27, 1921, in Darke County to Garnet G. and Daisy A. Norris Hanna. On July 4, 1946, she . . .
Rita Schwartz, 92, 4358 Lock Two Road, New Bremen, died at 9:22 a.m. Aug. 15, 2009, at the Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. She was born Jan. 18, 1921 in Ft. Recovery to George and Rose Homan Dues. On Oct. 26, 1946, . . .
Edward L. "Eddie" Somers, 80, 19 Sesame St., Portland, Ind., died Aug. 15, 2009, at Persimmon Ridge Healthcare, Portland. He was born in Jay County, Ind. Sept. 25, 1928, to Kenneth and Minnie Trafzer Somers. On June 21, 1953, h . . .
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