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Friday, June 13th, 2014
By Nancy Allen
Longtime Daily Standard reporter Betty Lawrence retired today after almost 47 years at the newspaper.
She's witnessed a lot of changes in the business, she said. The full-time employee recalls an era when publishing the paper was a laborious job; hot lead was used to make plates for the press and air conditioning was nonexistent. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
ROCKFORD - As well as Hayden Abromavich pitched for Parkway on Thursday night, Ryan Mikesell was just a little bit better.
In fact, he was nearly perfect.
The St. Henry pitcher retired the first 19 batters in a row before the Panthers got a single in the seventh inning. Mikesell got the final two outs to finish with a 1-0 win in Mercer County ACME baseball action at Don Black Field in Rockford. [More]
Obituaries on June 13th, 2014
Evelyn B. Sutter, 82, Fort Recovery, died June 11, 2014, at her residence.
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Fr. Daniel Raible, C.PP.S., 96, died June 12, 2014, at St. Charles Center, Cart [More]
Jeanne D. Linn, 85, Celina, died at 6:30 a.m. June 12, 2014, at The Laurels of Shane Hill. [More]
Local pictures on June 13th, 2014
Subscriber only stories on June 13th, 2014
Group seeks area farmers' nutrient plans, soil tests
New Parkway summer lunch effort meets needs of hungry kids
SWCD board OKs $124,373 tile replacement project
Bid awarded for second phase of treatment train coming into Grand Lake
Area Catholic churches forming new cluster
Rose, Keeling propel Bulldogs past Indians
Lexington holds off Grand Lake for 8-7 victory