Thursday, February 14th, 2013 Edition of The Daily Standard
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CELINA - Community leaders intend to focus their resources on obesity, binge drinking and drug abuse after reviewing data from a recently released health study. Results of the 2012 Community Health Assessment debuted two weeks . . .
St. Marys - A local official braved the wreckage of Hurricane Sandy to help with recovery efforts in New York City. Auglaize County Red Cross Director Ken Cline spent about two and a half weeks in Manhattan helping residents wh . . .
One year after nearly shocking the auto racing world, New Bremen's Drew Charlson returns to Daytona International Speedway this week for the 50th running of the Daytona Slick Mist 200 for the Automobile Racing Club of America (AR . . .
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• Wage proposal could hurt area employers, consumers
• Shopping for romance on Valentine's Day
• High school teacher will have termination hearing
• School renovation decision on hold
• Four teachers to retire at end of school year
• Prosecuter drops drug charges
• The hits keep coming from Matchbox Twenty
• Celina will help decide who wins the WBL
• New Bremen can win at least a share of the MAC title on Friday
• Five local divers earn berths to compete at state
• IC stunned Fort Recovery on the hardwood in 1952
• Fort Recovery adding four to Hall of Fame
Jack L. Cramer, 77, Wapakoneta, died at 10:45 a.m. Feb. 11, 2013, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. He was born April 2, 1935, in St. Marys, to Oscar Sr. and Helen Taylor Cramer, who preceded him in death. He is survived by . . .
Sue A. Platfoot, 70, formerly of Fort Loramie, died at 12:05 a.m. Feb. 13, 2013, at Dorothy Love Retirement Community. She was born Sept. 26, 1942, in Sidney, to Wilbur and Naomi Graham Graves. She is survived by her children . . .
Rebecca L. Braun, 63, Celina, died at 2:01 a.m. Feb. 14, 2013, at St. Rita's Medical Center in Lima. Funeral services are pending at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home in Celina. . . .
Charlene Thees, 79, Coldwater, died 7:55 p.m. Feb. 10, 2013, at The Laurels of Shane Hill. She was born Jan. 24, 1934, in Rockford. Her mother, Dorothy Rutledge Dull and stepfather, Wayne Dull, are deceased. Surviving are thr . . .
Marvin H. Lenker, 79, Rossburg, died at 11:43 p.m. Feb. 12, 2013, at Heartland of Greenville. He was born April 22, 1933, in Rossburg to Gerald and Ruth DeWeese Lenker, who are deceased. He is survived by his wife, Carol Culver . . .
Jeanette I. Cunnagin, 63, Celina, died Feb. 13, 2013, in Celina. Calling is 3-6 p.m. Sunday at Barnes Funeral Home in Eaton. Funeral services are 10 a.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial is in Mound Hill Cemetery, Eaton. . . .
Joseph William "Joe" Pickering, 86, Wapakoneta, died at 1:15 p.m. Feb. 12, 2013, at Lima Memorial Health System. He was born July 27, 1926, in West Alexandria to Karl V. and Eva G. Roach Pickering, who preceded him in death. On . . .
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