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Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014
By Shelley Grieshop
CELINA - The longtime director of Mercer County Job and Family Services will retire in August.
Dale Borger, 60, who has led the agency for more than 26 years, this week submitted a letter of resignation to county commissioners, who formally accepted it Tuesday. [More]
By Kathy Thompson
ROCKFORD - Village officials on Tuesday night discussed underage youth illegally driving four-wheelers in town.
Mayor Amy Joseph told council members she is tired of fielding complaints about the issue.
"These kids are getting out of control," she said. "All they're doing is riding around town."
Police Chief Paul May was not at the meeting but this morning told The Daily Standard he has received about three complaints of underage four-wheel drivers in the past three weeks. [More]
Obituaries on July 2nd, 2014
Rosella M. Gast, 85, Coldwater, died June 27, 2014, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. [More]
Fr. John Behen, C.PP.S., 93, died at 8:30 p.m. June 30, 2014, in the infirmary of St. Charles Center, Carthagena. He had been in failing health. [More]
Rita Craft, 59, Celina, died at 3:56 a.m. July 1, 2014, at Heartland of Centerville, Centerville. [More]
Don Lee Hilgeman, 79, St. Marys and Holmes Beach, Fla., died at 6:05 a.m. June 27, 2014, at his residence in St. Marys. [More]
Irene M. Bender, Carthagena, died July 1, 2014, at her home.
Services are pen [More]
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Sheriff's equipment purchase approved
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Marion handles finances, personnel
Hobby evolves into new business
Panthers shut down Bulldogs to advance
Mariners fall to Steam
Falk pitches gem, but Rockets down Wildcats