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Tuesday, March 27th, 2012 Edition of The Daily Standard
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ST. MARYS - The hunt for eggs has begun. Workers at the St. Marys State Fish Hatchery are collecting and fertilizing fish eggs. Some already have hatched. "Fish season begins right now," hatchery superintendent Morton Pugh s . . .
ST. HENRY - Council members made history Monday night by passing unique legislation that bans wind turbines in town. The new law, which unanimously passed third reading, prohibits the construction of all types of wind turbines, . . .
CELINA - Three straight hits with one out in the bottom of the seventh allowed Celina to open the high school softball season with a 6-5 come-from-behind win over St. Henry on Monday at Bill Feth Diamond at Eastview Park. In th . . .
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• Despite requests, sirens stay off
• Hunt on for funds, ways to cut costs
• Mercer lowest in jobless rate
• Kids look for support to end bullying
• Celina to seek bids for new fire truck
• Council moves forward in setting policy to remove unsafe buildings
• Farmers told to record operations
• Council approves resolution for funding
• Bulldogs shut out Indians in opener
• Local players to play in All-Star Games
Local Obituaries
Vernis Glen Hanna, 89, Celina, died at 8:05 a.m. March 26, 2012, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. He was born Feb. 28, 1923, in Darke County, to Garnet and Daisy Norris Hanna. On Jan. 27, 1950, he married Martha Brown, who died Se . . .
Former Minster resident Mildred Deloris Champ Oen, 83, died at 12:10 a.m. March 26, 2012, in Albany, Ind. She was born Oct. 10, 1928, in Cambridge, to William and Beatrice Thomas Tracey. In 1949, she married Eugene "Gene" Champ . . .
Scott Garman, 54, Celina, died at 9:53 p.m. March 25, 2012, at Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center. He was born Dec. 28, 1957, in Celina, to James C. Sr. and Rosanne Schmidt Garman. His father survives. On June 7, 1997, he marrie . . .
Patricia Tripponi, 43, died March 17, 2012, in Barcelona, Spain. She was born April 19, 1968, in Dayton, to Mercer County natives Virgil and Marilyn Sturwold Gaerke. She married Mario Tripponi, who is deceased. Surviving are . . .
David T. Russell, 74, Celina, died March 25, 2012, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. He was born April 25, 1937, in Providence, R.I., to Wilbur and Olive Allen Russell. On Nov. 14, 1959, he married Wava Lantz, who survives. . . .
Christine K. Bernard, 100, Kettering, died March 24, 2012, at The Village on the Isle Retirement Community, Venice, Fla. She was born Feb. 9, 1912, in Fort Recovery, to Christopher and Agnes Gerke Knoth. She married Roy Bernard . . .
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