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Tuesday, April 16th, 2013
By William Kincaid
BOSTON - The dream culmination of a Celina man's physical odyssey from obesity to wellness nearly turned into a nightmare Monday afternoon at the Boston Marathon.
Bill Roy - runner number 10973 - crossed the finish line of the 26.2-mile race near the John Hancock Tower in Copley Square just 15 to 25 minutes before two bombs exploded, killing three people and injuring more than 140. [More]
By Daily Standard Staff
CELINA - The death of Robert Hensley - shot Wednesday by a Celina Police officer responding to 911 calls - is classified as a homicide.
"Right now, it's a homicide," Mercer C [More]
By Mark Ruschau
ROCKFORD - On a night when she did not have her best stuff, Sierra Fent made enough pitches and her Parkway teammates scored enough runs to lead the Panthers to a 6-1 win over the Marion Local Flyers in the Midwest Athletic Conference softball opener for both teams at the Parkway Athletic Complex on Monday. [More]
Obituaries on April 16th, 2013
Genevieve L. Siebert, 90, Rockford, died at 5:40 a.m. April 15, 2013, at the Laurels of Shane Hill in Rockford. [More]
Floyd Timothy "Tim" Agler, 83, Ohio City, died at 6:26 p.m. April 14, 2013, at the Van Wert Hospice Inpatient Center, Van Wert. [More]
Howard L. Henschen, 90, New Knoxville, died at 12:55 p.m. April 14, 2013, at St. Marys Living Center. [More]
Barbara A. Romer, 65, formerly of Battle Creek, Mich., died April 11, 2013, at University of Cincinnati Hospital. [More]
Dorothy Williams, 87, Celina, died the evening of April 15, 2013, at St. Marys [More]
Local pictures on April 16th, 2013
Subscriber only stories on April 16th, 2013
Judge rules open court for Sanders
Celina schools hires new assistant superintendent
Bids sought for demolition
Area locations mark National Library Week
Authorities checking on military shell in Rockford
New police chief to start work in New Bremen
Wildkittens shut down Bulldogs' hitting attack
Celina loses close one to Versailles
Hahn's homer paces Wildcats
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