Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014 Edition of The Daily Standard
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ST. MARYS - The tag or bag controversy continues. City officials remain divided over whether to keep trash collection as a tagging system or change to a bagging system. Council's solid waste committee members on Monday decided . . .
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• Rhoades reminded to discontinue sending letters directly to judge
• Local man's novel meant to be a place to escape for grown-ups
• Price negotiations for Fort Recovery utilities to start in August, village official says
• Farm's strawberry growing system a bit off the wall
• Bonds on and off the field
• Harlamerts enjoying state experience
Paul Adkins, 70, Celina, passed away at 10:10 a.m. June 1, 2014, at his residence. He was born July 1, 1943, in Meadowview, Va., to Marion W. and Eliza Ann Morrison Adkins. On May 5, 1974, he married Mary E. Junod, who survives . . .
Berniece Baker, 102, Celina, died at 4:30 a.m. June 1, 2014, at The Miller House in Celina. She was born Aug. 26, 1911, in Liberty Township, Mercer County, to Ernest and Elmira Adams Baucher. On Sept. 23, 1933, she married Chal . . .
Wanda Ballard, 98, Altamont, Ill., formerly of Mercer County, died at 11:45 p.m. May 3, 2014, at Lutheran Care Center, Altamont. She was born June 7, 1915, in Mercer County, to Harvey and Pearl Haney Shimp. She married George F . . .
Richard D. "Dick" Chaney, 68, Celina, passed away June 1, 2014, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. He was born Feb. 28, 1946, in Celina, to Orby and Betty Koos Chaney, who are deceased. He was raised by his aunt and uncle, Lou . . .
Arthur "Gary" McCowan, 58, Coldwater, died at 10:45 p.m. May 31, 2014, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. He was born Aug. 4, 1955, in Muncie, Ind. to Arthur and Pansy Bilbrey McCowan, who are deceased. On June 26, 1981, he ma . . .
Daniel J. Piper, 75, Celina, passed away at 11:48 p.m. June 1, 2014, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. He was born July 10, 1938, in Pittston, Pa., to Hubert and Mary Jordan Piper. His father survives in Polson, M . . .
Leo Tebbe, 85, of rural New Bremen, died June 2, 2014, in the emergency department of Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. Arrangements are being completed with Miller Funeral Homes, St. Marys. . . .