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Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 Edition of The Daily Standard
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ST. HENRY - Voters on Tuesday crushed a proposed income tax levy by a larger margin than a similar levy that failed in November. The 0.5 percent levy to fund operating expenses and special projects was struck down by 61 percent . . .
ST. MARYS - The requested combined property and income tax levy for St. Marys school district failed in Tuesday's primary 39.7 precent to 60.3 percent. Of the 3,838 who voted, 2,316 voted against the five year, 5-mill property . . .
ST. MARYS - Longtime council member Jim Harris will say goodbye after losing his at-large council seat to a newcomer. Five candidates ran for three open at-large seats in Tuesday's primary election, including Harris and fellow . . .
In the past decade, Brad Luthman has been elbows-deep in high school football programs rich with tradition, but as of last evening he is now the head coach of one. Following approval at Tuesday night's school board meeting in . . .
Print Edition Only News Stories
• Football coach, principal selected
• Voters give win to Celina school income tax renewal
• Newcomers win council primary
• Marion Local School District voters pass emergency levy
• Mendon voters OK property tax
• Chickasaw electric levy OK'd by voters
• Minster resident wants sewer backup, basement flooding problems fixed
• Council goes with brand on tower
• Council OKs village credit card
• Road resurfacing bids come in under estimate
• Board OKs refinancing Celina's school bond debt
• Counties receive litter grants
• Healing touch with healthful products
• Cavs' Schramm shuts out Redskins
• Minster remains unbeaten in the MAC
• Celina's Zacharias hits three homers vs. Kenton
Local Obituaries
Marjorie Borden, 94, St. Marys, died May 7, 2013, at Lima Memorial Health System. Arrangements are being completed with Miller Funeral Home in St. Marys. . . .
William Stanley Craft, 61, Celina, died at 5:45 p.m. May 6, 2013, at the Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. He was born May 19, 1951, in St. Marys, to Richard and Rosiemarie Baugher Craft. On June 20, 1975, he married Rita Combs, . . .
Kenneth A. Henschen, 86, New Bremen, died May 6, 2013, at 7:45 p.m. at Heritage Manor Nursing Center in Minster. He was born Sept. 28, 1926, in New Knoxville, to Adolph and Lydia Stienecker Henschen. On June 2, 1956, he married . . .
Frank E. Hisey Jr., 71, Celina, passed away May 7, 2013, in North Manchester, Ind. Arrangements are pending at W.H. Dick & Sons - Hellwarth Funeral Home in Celina. . . .
Gayle D. Johnson, 77, Fort Recovery, died May 6, 2013, at his residence. He was born June 6, 1935, in Redkey, Ind., to William and Maude Henry Johnson. On Nov. 6, 1955, he married Helen Eichenauer in Angola, Ind., and she sur . . .
George Franklin Stoner, 88, Celina, went to be with his heavenly Father at 8:45 p.m. May 6, 2013, at the Laurels of Shane Hill in Rockford. He was born Oct. 27, 1924, in Liberty Township, to George Sr. and Sarah Cordier Stoner. . . .
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