Wednesday, February 13th, 2013 Edition of The Daily Standard
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Cuts loom for certain area preschool programs despite Gov. John Kasich's recent promise to bolster such funding. Kasich's two-year budget proposal shows the special education preschool programs offered through the Mercer and Au . . .
ROCKFORD - Nearly 50 residents attended a meeting held Tuesday by a group opposing wind turbines in northern Mercer County. Most at the meeting simply asked questions. Neighbors United co-chair Pete Hayes told the crowd at leas . . .
CELINA - A 21-0 run by Celina's girls basketball team during the middle two quarters helped the Bulldogs wrap up the home portion of their schedule with a 70-49 victory over Fort Recovery on Thursday night at the Fieldhouse. C . . .
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• Costs may rise locally with health mandates
• Voting site may leave school
• New business district closer to realization
• Couple face arrest for failing sewage system
• New lights, solar panels save school money
• Bubble diffusing tube to be installed at hot water hole
• Council members approve purchase of diesel generator
• Trees downed due to infestation
• Village offers reward for vandalism information
• School members approves new provider for D.C. trip
• New mental health office specializes in care for underserved rural areas
• Geiger scores 25 in Minster's win
Joseph W. "Joe" Pickering, 86, Wapakoneta, died at 1:15 p.m. Feb. 12, 2013, at Lima Memorial Health System. Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home in Wapakoneta is handling arrangements. . . .
Helen Ralston, 98, St. Marys, died Feb. 10, 2013, at St. Marys Living Center. Miller Funeral Homes in St. Marys is handling arrangements. . . .
Robert M. Hawk, 87, Celina, died at 3:10 p.m. Feb. 10, 2013, at Colonial Nursing Home, Rockford. He was born July 29, 1925, in Rockford, to Carl and Catherine Smalley Hawk. On April 21, 1946, he married Doris C. "Judy" Ferguson . . .
Doris C. "Judy" Hawk, 89, Celina, died at 10:25 p.m. Feb. 8, 2013, at Colonial Nursing Home, Rockford. She was born Aug. 7, 1923, in Canton, to Earl T. and Emma Rolli Ferguson. On April 21, 1946, she married Robert Hawk, who di . . .