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Thursday, August 14th, 2008 Edition of The Daily Standard
Online Local News Stories
The smell of baby powder briefly overpowers the whiff of elephant ears and funnel cakes as nearly a dozen babies compete for Diaper Derby champion at the Mercer County Fair on Wednesday. In the final heat of the day, 11-month-o . . .
The city of Celina is asking county health officials to help them fight a sticky problem: grease. Celina City Safety Services Director Jeff Hazel and Wastewater Treatment Plant Supervisor Kerry Duncan told health board members . . .
A 44-year-old Cridersville man died Tuesday evening and his 3-year-old son was injured after the canoe they and another child were riding in tipped over in a pond at the family's home. Christopher S. Spicer, 44, of Wapak-Crider . . .
Print Edition Only News Stories
• Voters may see height variance issue on ballot
• BOE decides now is best time to purchase new bus
• Home games to be moved to high school
• Board tours school for project options
• Sheriff continues investigation in suspicious death
• Minster boys golf wins county match at Arrowhead
• Sheer Sahbra wins Grand Lake Pace
Local Obituaries
Jean A. Adams, 82, of Mendon, died the morning of Aug. 13, 2008, at The Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. She was born Jan. 13, 1926, in St. Marys, to Lafe and Hazel Hussey Dicke. On Sept. 19, 1948, she married John F. Adams, wh . . .
Andrew A. Droesch, 80, 16 E. Walnut St., Chickasaw, died at 6:24 a.m. Aug. 13, 2008, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. He was born Nov. 29, 1927, in Chickasaw, to Lorenz and Elizabeth Bruggeman Droesch. On May 5, 1956, he mar . . .
Charles M. LoVine, 87, 2100 Celina Road, St. Marys, died at 9:30 p.m. June 9, 2008, at the Veterans' Administration Medical Center, Dayton. He was born Oct. 29, 1920, in Lafayette, N.Y., to George and Nora Alfero LoVine. On Nov . . .
Jean I. Rammel, 85, 117 Broadway St., Fort Recovery, died at 7:27 p.m. Aug. 13, 2008, at Lima Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Brockman-Boeckman Funeral Home, Fort Recovery. . . .
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