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Wednesday, February 6th, 2013 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
ROCKFORD - A northern Mercer County group is trying to stop the development of wind turbines in the area. Roy Thompson, chairman of the newly-formed group Neighbors United, asked Rockford Village Council members during a meetin . . .
BURKETTSVILLE - Several small post offices in the area are reducing hours of operation to help the financially strapped federal postal service save money. A U.S. Postal Service representative on Tuesday announced Burkettsville' . . .
CONVOY - Tuesday night was supposed to be a big test for Celina's girls basketball team when the 16-2 Bulldogs traveled to Convoy to take on the 17-1 Crestview Knights. Pressure defense and a dominant showing in offensive rebou . . .
Print and E-Edition Only News Stories
• Local comments on no more Saturday mail delivery
• Oil spill costs climbing
• Supreme Court will hear appeal in sex assault case
• Committee looks at future improvements
• Sustainability grant could be used for energy-saving projects
• Coordinator to do more field work
• Mercer County OKs revolving loan for carry-out
• Consignment store sells baby goods
• Merchants on own for sidewalk sales
• Coldwater earns road win over Wapak
• Wildkittens slip past Flyers at The Hangar
• Rangers roll to 17th win of season
Local Obituaries
David J. Muhlenkamp, 65, Troy, passed away Feb. 3, 2013, at the University of Cincinnati Hospital, Cincinnati. He was born May 9, 1947, in Greenville, to Richard and Vera Gelhaus Muhlenkamp, who are deceased. Survivors includ . . .
Kenneth J. "Kenny" Short, 75, Celina, passed away at 12:55 p.m. Feb. 4, 2013, at his residence in Celina. He was born March 18, 1937, in Smithboro, Ky., to Jolly "Doc" and Clarinda Amburgey Short. On March 29, 1958, he married . . .
Wanda L. Schneidt, 86, Goodland, Ind., died at 3:45 a.m. Feb. 4, 2013, at Jasper County Hospital Alternacare, Rensselaer, Ind. She was born May 10, 1926, in Clinton, Tenn., to Lee and Rushie Black Ridenour. On Nov. 26, 1955, sh . . .
Inez E. Shirk, 73, Coldwater, died Feb. 4, 2013, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. She was born Oct. 8, 1939, in Portland, Ind., to Elisha R. and Irene Mae Shirk Loy. She is survived by three children, Kevin (DeAnna) Geiger of . . .
Lois E. Stedcke Stuckey, 81, of Marion and formerly of Celina, died Feb. 4, 2013. Denzer-Farison-Hottinger & Snyder Funeral Home of Marion is handling arrangements. . . .
Thomas L. Poppe, 44, St. Marys, died Feb. 3, 2013, at a residence in St. Marys. He was born June 17, 1968, in St. Marys, to Gary and Sherry Storer Poppe, who survive. Survivors include two sons, Tyler Poppe and Trevor Poppe, . . .
Gordon L. Geeslin, 77, Celina, died Feb. 5, 2013, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. Miller Funeral Homes, St. Marys, is handling arrangements. . . .
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