Tuesday, September 27th, 2011 Edition of The Daily Standard
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CELINA - Sixty years ago, many Americans likened motorhome inhabitants to carnival folk, gypsies and conmen always ready to get out of dodge if the law encroached on their turf, historian Al Hesselbart says. The RV lifestyle to . . .
ROCKFORD - The Parkway Panthers used a solid attack and stingy net defense to come away with a three-game sweep over Lima Central Catholic - 25-17, 25-20 and 25-20 - in a Monday night battle of state-ranked volleyball teams at Pa . . .
LONDON - The time is ripe for entering the specialty crop market as demand increases for fresh, locally grown fruits and vegetables. This type of farming also is increasingly being used as a way to bring grown children back int . . .
Print Edition Only News Stories
• Village to seek loans of $2 million for sewers
• City plans to appeal state citation
• Council discusses plan to lower phosphorus levels
• Road reconstruction project to be complete by week's end
• SWCD makes staff changes
• Police department will accept trapped animals
• Slain grandmother's trial to be heard by judge
• Celina loses final home match against Findlay
• Darke County hog farm gets national environmental award
Darlene Mary Williamson, 56, Ohio City, died at 11:55 p.m. Sept. 23, 2011, at Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. She was born July 30, 1955, in Detroit, Mich., to William Harold and Mary Alice Hendrickson Williamson, who are dece . . .
Martin F. Lefeld, 82, St. Henry, died at 5:25 p.m. Sept. 25, 2011, at Mercer County Community Hospital in Coldwater. He was born March 15, 1929, in St. Henry to George and Bernadine Schmackers Lefeld. On Oct. 24, 1953, he marri . . .
Helen Hazel Swink Smith, 100, of Celina, died at 4 p.m. Sept. 26, 2011, at the Miller House in Celina. Arrangements are pending at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina. . . .
Linda L. McMillan, 52, of Celina, died Sept. 24, 2011, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. She was born Jan. 15, 1959, in Mount Gilead to Milton and Adolphine Gray Hunter, who are deceased. Her husband, David McMillan, is deceased. . . .
Edgar Fernand Gillis Jr., 76, of Celina, died Sept. 26, 2011, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. He was born July 17, 1935, in Blackford County, Ind., to Edgar and Elsie Gillis. Survivors include his wife, Dorothy Eunice Gi . . .