additional archive navigation at bottom
Wednesday, March 9th, 2011 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
LIMA - Jurors in the aggravated murder case of Dr. Mark Wangler will hear a retired orthopedic surgeon testify regarding a conversation he had with the anesthesiologist in the weeks prior to Kathy Wangler's September 2006 death d . . .
WAPAKONETA - The two Division IV district semifinal games played at Redskin Gymnasium on Tuesday night showed why it doesn't get much better than high school tournament basketball. In the first game, the Spencerville Bearcats o . . .
FORT RECOVERY - Two people from Portland, Ind., were indicted on Tuesday with charges stemming from a 2009 investigation into the practices of VonderHaar Meat Market in Fort Recovery. Darren M. Sain, 50, and LaDonna L. Williams . . .
Print Edition Only News Stories
• County unemployment rate lowest in the state
• New radio tower in Fort Recovery will fix emergency services' dead zones
• Pet owners need to stoop and scoop
• Council works to better communicate with public
• Principals' contracts renewed
• Parkway school BOE discusses Senate Bill 5
• Finalizing school budget depends on Senate Bill 5
• Bar/grill opens in Celina
• Defense sparks Indians to victory over Flyers
Local Obituaries
Roscoe S. Smith, 71, Sidney, died at 10:47 p.m. March 7, 2011, at St. Rita's Medical Center in Lima. He was born May 13, 1939, in Hominy Falls, W. Va., to Luther and Clarie Pearl Stull Smith. He married Ruby Boone Smith of Celi . . .
Martha Ann Willis, 100, St. Marys, died at 10:38 p.m. March 7, 2011, at Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Community. She was born Jan. 9, 1911, in DeGraff, to Paul and Ama Kinsinger Hamsher. On Sept. 3, 1929, she married Wayne A. . . .
Mary R. Bergman, 90, Fort Recovery, died at 5:10 p.m. March 7, 2011, at The Gardens at St. Henry. She was born Oct. 19, 1920, in St. Joe to Nicholas and Louise Steinbrunner Remaklus. On Dec. 30, 1939, she married Ralph Bergman, . . .
Former Coldwater resident James D. Slavik, DVM, 80, St. Marys, died at 1:30 a.m. March 8, 2011, at Otterbein in St. Marys. He was born Sept. 15, 1930, in Chagrin Falls, to Frank T. and Alice S. Kucera Slavik. On Sept. 20, 1951, . . .
Alberta M. Clay, 92, Mendon, died at 7:57 p.m. March 7, 2011, at Colonial Nursing Center in Rockford. She was born July 18, 1918, in Van Wert County to Thomas G. and Noretta Mae Sweigart Rider. On Sept. 24, 1938, she married Da . . .
Ruth A. Pendergraft, 71, Wapakoneta, died at 10:26 a.m. March 6, 2011, at St. Rita's Medical Center in Lima. She was born Jan. 14, 1940, in St. Marys, to Francis and Nina Miller Rohrbach. In 1967, she married Thomas B. Pendergr . . .
St. Marys native Ruth Anne Spray, 85, Grand Junction, Colo., died March 3, 2011, at her daughter's home in Grand Junction, Colo. She was born May 20, 1924, to Fay and Corrine Youngs Hudson. She married Donald Spray, who died Oc . . .
Stevie D. "Buck" Morgan, 56, Celina, died at 4:47 p.m. March 7, 2011, at the Lima Memorial Hospital. He was born Oct. 20, 1954, in Celina, to Babe and Tressie Hatfield Morgan. Surviving is the mother of his children, Delora H . . .
Local Pictures
local picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picture
a_d
Tuesday Night
70°
Thunderstorms Likely
82%
Wednesday
77°
Thunderstorms
82%
Wednesday Night
54°
Partly Cloudy
10%
Thursday
76°
Mostly Sunny
2%
Thursday Night
54°
Mostly Clear
Friday
78°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
28%
Friday Night
61°
Chance Thunderstorms
24%
Saturday
80°
Chance Thunderstorms
44%
Saturday Night
65°
Chance Thunderstorms
44%
Sunday
80°
Chance Thunderstorms
43%
Sunday Night
60°
Chance Thunderstorms
29%
3 Day
Extended
a_da_d