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Thursday, February 16th, 2012 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
COLDWATER - Well-known Coldwater couple Ray and Mary Wenning were honored with the 2011 Coldwater Chamber of Commerce Citizens of the Year award at Wednesday's annual banquet. The couple, formerly engaged in farming and long-ti . . .
A 24-year-old Celina man is headed back to prison following a Wednesday morning appearance in Mercer County Common Pleas Court. Brandon J. Anderson, 800 Touvelle St., cried as Judge Jeffrey Ingraham imposed five years on a char . . .
ST. MARYS - An attorney for former optometrist Douglas Wine - found guilty of sexual assault last fall - says misconduct by the county prosecutor and poor decisions by the judge at trial resulted in an unfair conviction. Toledo . . .
Print Edition Only News Stories
• Police to use grant for new computer server
• Officials consider hiring technology teacher
• Council to discuss substation upgrade costs
• Kasich appoints new director
• Lininger brings old roadhouse back to life
• Hastings was a star all four years at Fort Recovery
• Celina aiming for upset at Elida
• Fort Recovery hosts St. John's in a battle for first in the MAC
• Six local divers qualify for state
Local Obituaries
Former Celina resident Alfred Fuson, 70, Middlesboro, Ky., died Feb. 9, 2012, at Middlesboro A.R.H. He was born March 1, 1941, in Bell County, Ky., to Luster and Maude Fuson. He married Mary E. Rhodes, who survives. Also surv . . .
Former St. Marys resident Verti Lee Chaffins, 79, Bourbonnais, Ill., died Feb. 14, 2012, in the emergency room at Riverside Medical Center, Kankakee, Ill. She was born Nov. 26, 1932, in Mousie, Ky., to Edgle and Cordie Tuttle W . . .
John Melvin Leugers, 54, Coldwater, died Feb. 10, 2012, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Dayton. He was born April 5, 1957, in Celina to Othmar and Viola Fink Leugers. On March 27, 1995, he married Sherri Coats, who survives. Also . . .
James Edward Ross, 72, Celina, died at 9:40 a.m. Feb. 14, 2012, at his residence. He was born Dec. 12, 1939, in Coldwater, to Franklin and Margaret Orr Ross. On Aug. 5, 1959, he married Brenda Gibson, who survives in Celina. . . .
Former St. Marys resident Lois Irene Adams, 91, Greenville, died at 2:33 a.m. Feb. 15, 2012, at the Brethren Retirement Community, Greenville. She was born Oct. 25, 1920, in Van Wert County, to Elmer Dillon and Mary Elizabeth P . . .
Virginia L. McDermitt, 82, St. Marys, died Feb. 15, 2012, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. She was born Jan. 5, 1930, in Lima, to Irwin and Armeta Elsass. On Nov. 15, 1947, she married Kenneth W. McDermi . . .
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