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Saturday, September 1st, 2012 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
Jobs are on the upswing as Labor Day nears, but construction and other business developments remain on hold. "Lots of companies are under the radar, quietly adding jobs," said Jared Ebbing, Mercer County community and economic . . .
WEST JEFFERSON - The Marion Local Flyers survived a madcap shootout on Friday night thanks to an explosive offensive that made up for a porous defense. Marion traveled nearly 100 miles to Madison County to take on the West Jeff . . .
Print Edition Only News Stories
• Narrow job field for potential employees
• Fire destroys barn near Fort Recovery
• Banner touts groups' support of all students
• Bulldogs' rally falls just short
• Cavaliers too much for Aces
• Redskins post shutout of Eagles
• Wildcats' Niemeyer has record-breaking performance
• Evers has another big night to pace Indians to win
• Sherman throws for seven touchdowns against 'Riders
Local Obituaries
Betty Fisher, 84, St. Marys, died at 3:50 p.m. Aug. 30, 2012, at St. Marys Living Center. She was born Jan. 16, 1928, in St. Marys, to William and Nora Ankerman Thielk. On May 18, 1954, she married John Fisher, who died Nov. 20 . . .
Robert E. Hunter, 89, St. Marys, died at 3:50 p.m. Aug. 30, 2012, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. He was born March 29, 1923, to Robert and Vivian Clark Hunter. On April 14, 1945, he married Charleen Fa . . .
Former St. Marys resident Patricia A. Kemp, 79, of DeTour Village, Mich., died Aug. 24, 2012, at Cedar Cove in Cedarville, Mich. She was born Dec. 24, 1932, and grew up in Jackson, Mich. In June 1956, she married Barrett Kemp o . . .
Stanley A. Meihaus Jr., 73, formerly of Coldwater, died Aug. 30, 2012, at his residence in Hollidaysburg, Pa. He was born March 30, 1939, in Winchester, Ky., to Stanley A. Sr. and Ellen Kennedy Meihaus. On Sept. 30, 1961, he ma . . .
Marcella E. "Sally" Pleiman, 85, McCartyville, died at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 30, 2012, at Heritage Manor Nursing Home, Minster. She was born March 20, 1927, in Minster, to Henry and Dorothy Winner Wuebker. On April 14, 1948, she marri . . .
Dennis F. Lammers, 72, New Knoxville, died at 9:30 a.m. Aug. 31, 2012, at his residence. He was born Oct. 19, 1939, near New Knoxville, to Silas and Lola Howe Lammers. On Sept. 10, 1966, he married Marlene Knost, who survives. . . .
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