Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 Edition of The Daily Standard
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CELINA - School board members will not ask voters to increase an income tax that expires at the end of this year. Board members during a special meeting Monday passed a resolution to ask voters in May to renew the income tax le . . .
Area schools soon will pocket their first share of casino cash, but officials aren't banking on the dollars. Although more than $54,500 is heading to Celina City Schools by the end of the month, district treasurer Mike Marbaugh . . .
ROCKFORD - Parkway school board welcomed a new member on Tuesday after Terry Keiser resigned his position. Treasurer Debbie Pierce swore in Rockford native Ryan Thompson during a special meeting. Thompson was chosen from three . . .
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• Prison term reduction likely for baby sitter
• State dollars up for grabs for community projects
• Council strives to make route safer
• City to collect slightly less in TIF districts
• Hoelscher to continue as council president
• No charges to be filed in infant's death
• Balance keys Celina victory
• Bulldogs, Cavs sweep NWC opponents
• Evers leads the Indians to an easy home win
• Celina's spring event reduced to one day
• Bearcreek Farms in final year
James C. Bettinger, 50, Coldwater, died Jan. 7, 2013, in Van Wert County. He was born Aug. 10, 1962, in Coldwater to Cletus and Norma Frantz Bettinger. His mother is deceased; his father survives in Coldwater. On Aug. 25, 198 . . .
Memorial services for Kenneth D. Toler, 63, formerly of Celina, will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Celina Veterans of Foreign Wars hall. He died Sept. 15, 2012, at his Rosenberg, Texas, residence. The Rev. John Mobley will o . . .
Iris D. Sell, 91, Celina, passed away Jan. 8, 2013, at Gardens at Celina. She was born Aug. 30, 1921, in Coldwater to the late William J. and Flora Snider Baer. She is survived by her daughter, Sue Rowley of Oakland, Calif.; . . .
Lawrence A. "Dick" Luebke, 87, Minster, died at 2:40 p.m. Jan. 8, 2013, after a week at Heritage Manor Nursing Center, Minster. He was born Jan. 18, 1925, in Maria Stein to Fred and Helen Walterbusch Luebke. He married Rosalee . . .
Oran Barber, 99, Greenfield, Ind., died Jan. 6, 2013, at Pleasant View Lodge in McCordsville, Ind. He was born Aug. 1, 1913, in Auglaize County to Walter and Minnie Miller Barber. On Dec. 21, 1932, he married Magdalene "Shorty" . . .