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Friday, December 29th, 2017
By Daily Standard Staff
The Daily Standard staff took a look back at 2017 and picked the following top 10 stories of the year.

1. Eight hurt after tornadoes touch down in Mercer County
Two tornadoes touched down in Mercer County on Nov. 5, wreaking havoc on businesses and residences in eastern Celina and homes and agricultural buildings in Washington Township, causing eight non-life-threatening injuries. [More]
Bulldogs hold on to beat Flyers for first victory
By Gary R. Rasberry
CELINA - After a nail-biter of a consolation game, the championship game of the 32nd OVISCO Classic proved to be a one-sided contest.
Coldwater jumped out to a 25-9 first quarter lead and never looked back in winning the championship for a third straight season in a 73-47 win over St. Henry on Thursday night at the Fieldhouse. [More]
Obituaries on December 29th, 2017
Margie L. "Marge" Dilworth, 62, Fort Recovery, died on Dec. 18, 2017, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. [More]
Roy Hand Jr., 57, Celina, died at 5:19 p.m. Dec. 3, 2017, at Lima Memorial Health System. [More]
Stella V. Kohler, 93, of Wapakoneta, died 8:43 a.m., Wed. Dec. 27, 2017, at the Celina Manor with her family by her side. [More]
Jerry Schultz, 69, St. Marys, died on Dec. 28, 2017, at his residence.
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Local pictures on December 29th, 2017
Subscriber only stories on December 29th, 2017
County agrees to help pay lake manager's salary
St. Henry council OKs $400K water line contracts
Grand Lake dredge teams break record
St. Marys spending expected to drop
Fort Wayne man makes appearance on charges from chase
Drug suspects appear in court
Panthers to play for Chatt titles
Cardinals capture defensive contest