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Friday, February 3rd, 2012 Edition of The Daily Standard
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A critical shortage of trained paramedics is creating longer response times and placing a heavy burden on emergency dispatchers. Only six of the 88 squad volunteers serving Mercer County's emergency medical services (EMS) are t . . .
MARIA STEIN - The Marion Local Flyers gave their veteran leaders a memorable Senior Night on Thursday at The Hangar. All five seniors started and scored, and the Flyers ran away with a 71-37 victory over the Parkway Panthers in . . .
BATH TOWNSHIP - With the Western Buckeye League wrestling tournament coming up next week, Celina and St. Marys looked to wrap up the regular season on a positive note as both teams went to Bath High School for a super trimatch fe . . .
Print Edition Only News Stories
• Price drop for corn predicted
• Middle school students share scientific projects
• Cooper Farms gives wind a whirl
• Health department lands unexpected funds
• Bulldogs' win streak snapped by Indians
• Indians rally in fourth quarter to top Redskins
• Wildcats surge ahead in second quarter
• Series on Christ's seven last words begins
Local Obituaries
Genevieve "Peg" Thees Heppeard, 91, Celina, died Jan. 31, 2012 at Celina Manor Nursing Home. She was born Oct. 4, 1910, in Toledo, to Roy and Ruth E. "Petie" Tester Saunders. On April 7, 1942, she married Frederick B. Thees Sr. . . .
Robert S. Graham, 64, Rockford, died at 5:55 p.m. Jan. 27, 2012, at Inpatient Hospice Center, Van Wert. He was born Feb. 9, 1947, in Lima to Wilbur and DeVota Cummins Graham. On Aug. 23, 1969, he married Carol Baker, who surviv . . .
Everett Cull, 87, rural Portland, Ind., died Feb. 1, 2012, at Albany Healthcare. He was born April 7, 1924, in Jay County to Herman and Inez Theurer Cull. Surviving are a nephew, James Cull, Cleveland Heights, and a niece, Ma . . .
William Novin, 81, Celina, died Feb. 1, 2012, at his residence. He was born June 5, 1930, in Zeigler, Ill., to Michael and Mary Gulish Novin. On Feb. 19, 1952, he married Patricia Daney, who survives. Also surviving are child . . .
Dorothy Mae Zeller, 79, Celina, died at 9:30 p.m., Feb. 1, 2012, at her residence. She was born Sept. 26, 1932, in Greenville to Alf and Florence McSherry Burke. On Nov. 11, 1950, she married Robert E. Zeller, who survives. A . . .
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