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Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013 Edition of The Daily Standard
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State officials want young Ohioans to find jobs in the Buckeye state and they are awarding money to meet that goal. The State Controlling Board last week approved a $1.3 million grant to Wright State University and its Lake Cam . . .
MINSTER - A local man during an emotional outburst in court Tuesday admitted he was angry with his pregnant girlfriend when he set fire to his former home nearly a year ago. Chad Bowers, 29, now of New Bremen, pleaded guilty to . . .
CELINA - To say that Celina's wrestling team got out to a fast start on Tuesday night against Kenton would be an understatement. A quick pin in the first match helped the Bulldogs' strong start en route to picking up a 49-12 wi . . .
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• Funds sought to install canal trail
• Longer class time proposed
• Village looking at new water wells and possible solar field
• Mercer County Courthouse elevator slated for repair
• Plans for new kennel scaled back
• Renewal levy to be on May ballot
• Council approves 2013 budget
• Worker injured at St. Marys plant
• Shop offers pampering from hands to toes
• Horstman scores 23 in Rangers win over Redskins
Local Obituaries
Carolyn Schultz Hudson, 85, a lifelong resident of Saint Marys, passed away peacefully Jan. 20, 2013. She was born July 20, 1927, the youngest of four children (Evelyn, Howard, Anna Louise and Carolyn), to Vernon and Carrie Str . . .
Judith M. Petri, 67, Celina, died Jan. 21, 2013, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. She was born March 25, 1945, in Dayton to the late Vincent and Eunice Anderson Best. On Jan. 17, 1964, she married Robert Petri, who survives . . .
Leroy Earl Lower, Jr., 62, St. Marys, died at 11:15 p.m. Dec. 7, 2012, at VA Medical Center in Dayton. He was born June 10, 1950, in Kendallville, Ind., to Leroy and Martha Daughtery Lower, Sr., who are deceased. Surviving ar . . .
Michael Ray Lang, 46, Lima, died at 8:40 a.m. Jan. 20, 2013, in the emergency department at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. He was born Dec. 1, 1966, in Alexandria, Va., to Dickie and Madonna Meade Lang, who are deceased. Su . . .
Alice Louise Clayton, 55, a St. Marys native, mother, sister and soon-to-be-grandma, passed away on Jan. 17, 2013, after a courageous six-year battle with cancer. She was born Oct. 24, 1957, to Walter and Mary Gearing Scott, w . . .
Vicki Otis of Celina died at 2:13 a.m. Jan. 22, 2013, at the Cleveland Clinic. Services are pending at Cisco Funeral Home, Celina. . . .
Margaret Weitz, 103, formerly of Celina, died Jan. 22, 2013, at Heartland of Hillsboro in Hillsboro. Arrangements are pending at W.H. Dick & Sons - Hellwarth Funeral Home, Celina. . . .
Frances Jean Brooks, 87, Celina, died of natural causes at 2:05 p.m. Jan. 21, 2013, at Celina Manor. She was born Feb. 23, 1925, in Kansas City, Mo., to Ralph and June Humphrey Snyder, who are deceased. Surviving are her daug . . .
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