Thursday, May 1st, 2014 Edition of The Daily Standard
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ROCKFORD - Harmonies from low-pitched tubas to the bright, high pitch of flutes echoes with added pride this week through the halls of Parkway Local Schools. The 87 members of the high school concert band know they are part of . . .
CELINA - St. Marys sophomore Nathan Wilker returned to the mound Wednesday to finish a shutout of backyard rival Celina as the Roughriders go to 4-1 in Western Buckeye League baseball action with a 6-0 win over the Bulldogs at Mo . . .
FORT RECOVERY - The 2014 season of the Fort Recovery State Museum kicks off Sunday with a prehistoric artifact show. Also, four renowned experts from as far away as Oklahoma have been secured for the summer speaker series, all . . .
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• ODNR says new evidence would speed settlements
• Two vie to join county commission
• Sources tabs Stein as interim director
• Sheriff probes alleged advertising fraud
• Arcade Fire packs real wallop in performance
• Redskins pull away for win
• Cavs overcome deficit to beat Parkway
• Kinser ready for another run at Eldora
• Goettemoeller dashed for success
Gene Ruhlen, 84, St. Marys, formerly of Mendon, passed away at 3:30 a.m. April 30, 2014, at home with his loving family present. He was born Jan. 25, 1930, at the old Lima City Hospital in Lima, the oldest child and only son of . . .
Mary Belle Swonger, 82, Celina, passed away at 11:52 a.m. April 29, 2014, at her residence with her family present. She was born May 29, 1931, in Piqua, to Ferd A. and Caroline Risk Helmstetter. On June 1, 1952, she married B.J . . .
Maurice Calvert Taylor, 86, Ohio City, died at 8:44 p.m. April 29, 2014, at CHP Inpatient Hospice Center, Van Wert. He was born Jan. 18, 1928, in Ohio City, to Cecil Calvert Taylor and Florence Lillian Shindeldecker Taylor. On . . .