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Wednesday, February 15th, 2012 Edition of The Daily Standard
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ROCKFORD - A Parkway school official recently refinanced the school's bond issue, saving taxpayers more than $1 million. With interest rates at all-time lows, treasurer Debbie Pierce said now is the perfect time to refinance. . . .
NEW BREMEN - At least 95 percent of residents abide by the village's property maintenance code but a handful flagrantly disregard the rules, village officials say. The problem may be resolved by hiring National Inspection Corpo . . .
FORT RECOVERY - A quick start and a blistering shooting night from behind the three-point arc led Celina's girls' basketball team to a 54-43 victory over Fort Recovery on Tuesday night at Fort Site Fieldhouse. Celina (15-4) led . . .
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• Legislators review green energy mandate
• Crowd lauds principal, board members
• Everybody benefits from doing exercise
• Farmers bid on county land leases
• Council looks to renew water lease agreement
• Bids sought for road materials
• School considers update of anti-bullying policies
• Officials plan road resurfacing, new curbs
• Restaurant begins serving Grand Lake
• Flyers roll past Riders
Local Obituaries
Jeffrey D. Smith, 51, Portland, Ind., died Feb. 14, 2012, at Reed Memorial Hospital, Richmond, Ind. He was born Jan. 1, 1961, in Portland, to Marion and Norma Rohrer Smith. His mother survives in Fort Recovery. On May 17, 2002, . . .
Arthur A. Hemmelgarn, 83, Fort Recovery, died Feb. 12, 2012, at Florida Hospital Heartland Medical Center, Sebring, Fla. He was born April 1, 1928, in Dayton to Charles and Catherine Schmitt Hemmelgarn. On April 11, 1953, he ma . . .
Alice Castles Evans, 82, died Feb. 13, 2012, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. She was born May 31, 1929, in Winnsboro, S.C., to Rufus and Mary Lou Ashford Castles. On Dec. 8, 1951, she married Robert Evans, who survives in Wellsto . . .
Romana F. Masonbrink, 74, Celina, died at 10 p.m. Feb. 11, 2012, at Community Hospital, Coldwater. She was born March 20, 1937, in Celina, to Francis and Zelma Holdren Wolfe. On Oct. 28, 1955, she married William E. Masonbrink . . .
Virginia McDermitt, 82, St. Marys, died Feb. 15, 2012, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. Arrangements are being completed with Miller-Long & Folk Funeral Home, St. Marys. . . .
Former St. Marys resident Mildred Wolfal, 90, died Feb. 11, 2012, in Green Valley, Ariz. Arrangements are being completed with Miller-Long & Folk Funeral Home, St. Marys. . . .
Lucille E. Rumpff, 90, St. Marys, died at 10:25 p.m. Feb. 13, 2012, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital. She was born Aug. 5, 1921, in Mercer County, to Clarence and Luetta Dammeyer Roettger. On June 21, 1937, she marr . . .
James Edward Ross, 72, Celina, died at 9:40 a.m. Feb. 14, 2012, at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina. . . .
Don A. Hastreiter, 77, St. Marys, died at 10:10 a.m. Feb. 13, 2012, at his residence. He was born July 29, 1934, in Garret, Ind., to John W. and Loretta Bricher Hastreiter. Surviving are six children, Greg (Marlene) Hastreite . . .
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