Friday, June 29th, 2012 Edition of The Daily Standard
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Could leading the state in unemployment send Mercer County's business development into stagnation? "For all practical purposes, Mercer County is at full employment," said Wes Jetter, chief executive officer of Fort Recovery Ind . . .
CELINA - A discarded cigarette likely started a fire that caused extensive damage to a Westlake Village condominium complex on June 21. "We think it was a cigarette butt on the second floor balcony," Celina Fire Department Chie . . .
CELINA - The triple-digit temperature on Thursday was enough to halt the Grand Lake Mariners' cold spell. Grand Lake ended a nine-game losing streak as the Mariners' offense got hot in a 10-6 victory over the Lake Erie Monarchs . . .
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• Community tries to fill job needs
• Auglaize tax revenue up, state funding down
• Romers seek loan to buy villas
• Director departing for new assignment
• Coldwater and Celina earn wins
• Fleagle posts time of 51.47 in 100 freestyle
Vernon W. Luginbill, 80, Decatur, Ind., died June 28, 2012, at Adams Memorial Hospital, Decatur. He was born Oct. 30, 1931, in Mercer County to Roy and Goldie Bollenbacher Luginbill. On Dec. 12, 1954, he was married Martha Jane . . .
Robert L. Smith, 84, of Yorkshire, died June 26, 2012, at The Gardens of Celina. He was born Oct. 16, 1927, in Port Jefferson, to Claude and Arlo Shroyer Smith. On Feb. 16, 1957, he married Virginia Bergman, who survives. Als . . .
James E. Kittle Sr., 65, state Route 118, died June 28, 2012, at Kindred Hospital, Lima. Services are pending at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina. . . .
Fred D. Conkel, 70, Coldwater, died June 28, 2012, at his home. Services are pending at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina. . . .