Tonight
39°
Mostly Cloudy
Tomorrow
63°
Partly Sunny
Tomorrow Night
42°
Partly Cloudy
1%
Monday
66°
Chance Rain Showers
35%
Monday Night
49°
Chance Rain Showers
52%
Tuesday
57°
Chance Rain Showers
54%
Tuesday Night
47°
Chance Rain Showers
54%
Wednesday
57°
Chance Rain Showers
28%
Wednesday Night
38°
Slight Chance Rain Showers
22%
Thursday
59°
Mostly Cloudy
14%
Thursday Night
42°
Mostly Cloudy
14%
3 Day
Extended
Monday, October 25th, 2010
Light for life
Photo by Margie Wuebker/The Daily Standard

Members of the Minster Pro-Life Youth Organization place 500 carved pumpkins on the steps of St. Augustine Catholic Church in preparation for the fourth annual Pro-Life Pumpkin Memorial held Sunday night. Each pumpkin represents eight to 10 lives lost each year through abortion, according to organizer David Slonkosky. The 90-member organization spent Saturday carving crosses into the pumpkins and removing the innerds for candles. Mike DeWine, a candidate for Ohio attorney general, spoke at the event.

Correction:

Several errors occurred in a cutline about a Pro-Life Pumpkin Memorial in Minster. Each of the 500 pumpkins represented eight to 10 lives lost each day through abortion. Mike DeWine, a candidate for Ohio attorney general, did not attend as originally announced. The errors were made in reporting.

Additional pictures on this date