Saturday Night
64°
Mostly Cloudy
19%
Sunday
81°
Partly Sunny
10%
Sunday Night
62°
Partly Cloudy
6%
Monday
79°
Mostly Cloudy
6%
Monday Night
65°
Mostly Cloudy
14%
Tuesday
85°
Chance Thunderstorms
40%
Tuesday Night
72°
Chance Thunderstorms
49%
Wednesday
86°
Chance Thunderstorms
49%
Wednesday Night
71°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
17%
Thursday
89°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
17%
Thursday Night
73°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
18%
3 Day
Extended
Thursday, December 24th, 2009
Photo by Margie Wuebker/The Daily Standard

Celina resident Phillip R. Schmidt is flanked by attorneys Steve Mielke, at left, and Steven Diller prior to sentencing Wednesday morning in Mercer County Common Pleas Court. The 60-year-old Schmidt, who has numerous health issues, will serve 13 years in prison for his role in the drug-related death of a local woman in June.

Related online story:
Phillip Roy Schmidt is headed to prison for 13 years after an unsuccessful bid to withdraw his Alford guilty plea, obtain new court-appointed attorneys and head to a jury trial. [More]
Additional pictures on this date