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Friday, February 28th, 2014 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
MINSTER - A Maria Stein teen was arrested Thursday night in Hamilton and charged with holding a local father and son at gunpoint during a robbery Wednesday afternoon in Auglaize County. Austin B. Ball, 18, was apprehended at 1 . . .
WAPAKONETA - The Minster Wildcats and New Knoxville Rangers left little doubt which teams were dominant in Thursday's Division IV District semifinals at Wapakoneta High School. Both Nann Stechschulte and Tim Hegemier's clubs . . .
Print Edition Only News Stories
• Officials blame frigid weather for low local homeless count
• Firm hired to flush lakeside water lines
• Grain mill seeks $500,000 to expand
• Auglaize County needs tech upgrades, official says
• Cavs' Post advances to next round
• Horstman, Kahlig among area players collecting accolades
Local Obituaries
Walter C. Weigel, 86, of Coldwater, died Feb. 26, 2014, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. He was born May 29, 1927, in Mercer County, to Anthony and Anna Deitsch Weigel. On Aug. 20, 1949, he married Barbara Wagner in Trinity, Ind., . . .
Joan Heckman, 92, of Minster, died Feb. 27, 2014, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. Funeral Mass is 10 a.m. Monday at St. Augustine Catholic Church, Minster. Calling is 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday and 9 to 9:30 a.m. Mond . . .
James Masonbrink, 77, of Vandalia, formerly of Celina, died at 4:30 a.m. today, Feb. 28, 2014, at his home. Arrangements are pending at Lehman, Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina. A full obituary will appear in Saturday' . . .
Robert J. Mowery, 101, of St. Marys, died Feb. 26, 2014, at Otterbein St. Marys. Arrangements are pending at Miller Funeral Homes, St. Marys. . . .
Effie E. "Tiny" Smith, 85, of Fort Recovery, died Feb. 27, 2014, at Persimmon Ridge, Portland, Ind. Arrangements are pending at Brockman-Boeckman Funeral Home, Fort Recovery. . . .
William Snider, 70, of Mendon, died Feb. 27, 2014, at The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus. Services are 11 a.m. Monday at Mendon United Methodist Church. Calling is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Saturday at the Mendon churc . . .
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