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Thursday, April 5th, 2012
Mercer, Auglaize rank among top 10 counties in state health study
By Shelley Grieshop
Local residents are making good choices to stay healthy.
The 2012 County Health Rankings & Roadmaps study released Tuesday placed Mercer County sixth and Auglaize County 10th for overall health among Ohio's 88 counties.
Both have consistently improved since the annual rankings were first released by the University of Wisconsin in 2010. Last year, Mercer County scored ninth; Auglaize County was 12th. [More]
Wuebker, Stetler earn top local honors
By Gary R. Rasberry
The top honors for the The Daily Standard's 2012 Girls' Basketball Dream Team is about perseverance and determination.
Marion Local's Margaret Wuebker led her team to a perfect record within the Midwest Athletic Conference this past season and it earned the Flyers' leader Player of the Year honors. [More]
Obituaries on April 5th, 2012
Mary Jane Birt, 83, Coldwater, died April 5, 2012, in Coldwater.
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Mary A. Ahlers, 83, Coldwater, died April 4, 2012, in Sidney.
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The Rev. Leonard Goettemoeller, 88, Carthagena, died April 4, 2012, at St. Char [More]
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Subscriber only stories on April 5th, 2012
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Fleagle wins third national swimming title