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Wednesday, July 28th, 2010 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
A recently-passed law that gives Ohio's county commissioners the power to authorize property tax exemptions to wind turbine developers could impact local school districts. Senate Bill 232 gives exclusive power to county commiss . . .
The Mercer County Sheriff's Office is working with the U.S. Postal Inspection Service on more than a dozen fraud/scam reports after residents inquired why they were not receiving mail. "We have received complaints from people r . . .
Print Edition Only News Stories
• Raising funds for lake
• Fire damages apartment
• St. Henry district again nabs excellent grade
• New Bremen council seeks input on removing no parking zones
• Two businesses expand space
• Bulldogs advance with one-run win
• Cincinnati beats Grand Lake behind six-run third inning
Local Obituaries
Arthur P. Drees, 83, Minster, died at 1:10 p.m. July 26, 2010, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Dayton. He was born Dec. 19, 1926, in Coldwater, to Bernard and Elizabeth Streacker Drees. On May 6, 1950, he married Rosalie Noonan D . . .
Esther M. Barr, 91, formerly of Taylorville, Ill., died at 11:30 a.m. July 21, 2010, at Dorothy Love Retirement Community in Sidney, where she resided since 2001. She was born Aug. 31, 1918, in New Knoxville, to Christ and Anna . . .
Lloyd Philip Smith, 91, Celina, died at 12:33 p.m. July 27, 2010, at the Laurels of Shane Hill in Rockford. He was born Aug. 28, 1918, in Rockford, to Clarence and Katie Ault Smith. On Sept. 28, 1991, he married Alice Gehle, wh . . .
Phyllis J. Egbert, 81, Anna, died at 11:01 a.m. July 27, 2010, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys. She was born Nov. 25, 1928, in Middletown to Arthur and Mildred Chester Croft. On April 18, 1981, she mar . . .
Marvin F. Nuss, 87, St. Marys, died at 9:15 p.m. July 27, 2010, at St. Rita's Medical Center in Lima. Arrangements are being completed with Miller-Long & Folk Funeral Home in St. Marys. . . .
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