Monday, May 20th, 2013
Grand Lake anglers help remove unwanted fish
By Eric Adams
GRAND LAKE - Anglers of all ages journeyed from many parts of the state for the third annual Get the Carp Outta Here event Friday through Sunday on Grand Lake.
A staggering 15,541 pounds of the muck-stirring fish were harvested throughout the weekend, according to Donna Grube, co-chairperson for the contest. The haul was a record; 8,142 pounds were fished out in 2011 and 12,831 pounds were taken in 2012. [More]
By Shelley Grieshop
ST. MARYS - A 32-year-old Auglaize County man was killed after being struck by an SUV while he was standing on U.S. 33 near St. Marys at 1:30 a.m. Sunday.
Joshua J. Wingate of Cridersville was pronounced dead at the scene, west of Townline-Kossuth Road. [More]
Obituaries on May 20th, 2013
Robert W. Burklo Sr., 87, Celina, passed away at 7:20 a.m. May 19, 2013, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys. [More]
Thomas R. Penrod, 84, Portland, Ind., passed away Friday morning in the Jay County Hospital. [More]
Fay E. Noble, 91, St. Marys, died May 17, 2013, at Wapakoneta Manor.
She was [More]
Local pictures on May 20th, 2013
Subscriber stories on May 20th, 2013
NEW BREMEN - Angie Niemeyer is about to embark on a new chapter in her teaching career - one that will take her halfway around the world.
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Man holding toddler, shotgun, surrenders
ST. MARYS - A 30-year-old man holding a toddler and a shotgun held officers at bay for more than an hour Sunday morning before surrendering peacefully.
A Celina-area woman remains in stable condition at a Lima hospital following a two-vehicle accident early Sunday morning along Mud Pike west of Celina.
Two Daily Standard reporters were honored Sunday at the 2012 Ohio Associated Press Media Editors newspaper contest in Columbus.
Sports writer Gary Rasberry took second place in the Best Sports Writer category. It was the first time Rasberry was chosen to receive an AP award.
Division II Sectional Tennis at UNOH
LIMA - It was a busy day for Celina's boys tennis team on Saturday afternoon as the Bulldogs wrapped up play at the Division II boys tennis sectiona
ROSSBURG - Eldora Speedway veterans Jerry Bowersock and Barney Craig returned to the hallowed ground of the Big E's victory lane by picking up feature wins in front of a big crowd on Saturday night during Mobil 1 Family Fun Night at the legendary speedway.
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
Minster's softball team picked up its 20th win of the season after sweeping a doubleheader over Lincolnview on Saturday at Four Seasons Park in a battle of teams still playing in the postseason.