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Thursday, August 21st, 2014 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
The first time Ron Snyder raced a boat, the need for speed became forever in his blood. Snyder, 75, of Minster, may be one of the oldest racers at this weekend's Governor's Cup Regatta on Grand Lake. He's been racing since 1962 . . .
CELINA - A Hamilton County man and woman last week were granted prison release after serving less than two years behind bars for a Mendon-area home invasion in February 2012. Patricia Abrams, 34, of Batavia, and Michael Davis, . . .
Print Edition Only News Stories
• Coldwater board approves new teacher contract
• Refinancing expected to save St. Marys schools $700K
• Parkway schools locked down over gun shell
• Area pastor creates church phone app
• Local farmers can apply for cover crop funds
• Coldwater district touts new technology
• They'll be singing the blues at St. Marys music festival
• Mo'ne, area cross ... and more Manziel
• Wildcats stay unbeaten in MAC with victory
Local Obituaries
James "Jim" Beougher, 70, Mercer, passed away at 11:15 a.m. Aug. 19, 2014, at his residence. He was born Nov. 3, 1943, in Mercer, to Paul and Mable Piper Beougher. He formerly was married to Clara Bruns Beougher, who survives i . . .
Catherine M. Binkley, 94, formerly of rural Celina, died Aug. 18, 2014, at Ossian Health and Rehabilitation Center, Ossian, Ind. She was born Dec. 1, 1919, in Pleasant Valley, Ill., to Joseph and Madie Guenzler Willson. On July . . .
Gretchen Anne Hayes, 83, Celina, passed away at 2:15 p.m. Aug. 19, 2014, at Grandview Hospital, Dayton. She was born Nov. 8, 1930, in Celina, to Raymond and Cora Bollenbacher Fetters. On March 15, 1950, she married Gordon Hayes . . .
Carl I. Smith, 84, formerly of Spencerville and Russells Point, died at 6:25 p.m. Aug. 13, 2014, at his home in Bonita Springs, Fla., with his family at his side. He was born Oct. 20, 1929, in Mercer County, to Ernest and Anna . . .
Bill Long, 78, Rockford, died at 10:53 p.m. Aug. 19, 2014, at Van Wert In-Patient Hospice Center. He was born Dec. 4, 1935, in Liberty Center, Henry County, to Albert and Ora Stryker Long. On July 11, 1958, he married Joan P. L . . .
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