Thursday, October 2nd, 2014
By Daily Standard Staff
By KATHY THOMPSON and SHELLEY GRIESHOP
newsdept@dailystandard.com
Sirens were heard frequently during a 24-hour period beginning Wednesday morning as Mercer County emergency crews responded to several injury accidents.
At least nine people were sent to area hospitals with injuries ranging from minor to critical. Three busy highways - U.S. 127 and U.S. 33 and state Route 118 - were closed to traffic for several hours. [More]
Obituaries on October 2nd, 2014
Irvin J. Dues, 87, Minster, died at 6:20 p.m. Sept. 29, 2014, at his home.
He [More]
Ted Lewis Endel Sr., 84, St. Marys died at 1:15 p.m. Sept. 30, 2014, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. [More]
Mary A. Egbert, 80, Botkins, died at 12:32 a.m. Oct. 1, 2014, at The Gardens at Wapakoneta. [More]
Thomas Hanslik, 58, St. Marys, died Oct. 1, 2014, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. [More]
Wendell L. Lovell, 75, passed away Sept. 29, 2014.
He was the son of Mollie and Leonard Lovell. He was married to Christine Lovell, who also is deceased. [More]
Eleanor H. Rammel, 97, New Town, N.D., died Sept. 27, 2014, at Garrison Memorial Hospital Nursing Home. [More]
Local pictures on October 2nd, 2014
Subscriber and paid stories on October 2nd, 2014
WAPAKONETA - A former fellow inmate on Wednesday told jurors Timothy Scott Workman had asked him to arrange the disappearance of the girls who accused Workman of photographing them in the nude.
CINCINNATI - With all of the crazy things happening in the world today, it's good to feel positive energy, Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder on Wednesday told a colossal crowd at U.S. Bank Arena.
Curtain Call
There likely have never been too many kids in New Knoxville whose childhood dreams are sprinkled with aspirations of playing college football.
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Wheeling Jesuit University in West Virginia honored one of its top swimmers in school history as Celina graduate Paul Mangen was inducted into the Athletic Hall of Fame last weekend in Wheeling.
Former Fort Recovery standout Jackie (Kaup) Briscoe will be honored this weekend with her induction into the Ohio Northern University Athletic Hall of Fame, starting with an induction banquet on Friday evening followed by a pregame ceremony before the Polar Bears' football game.
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
The Celina girls golf team ended their season with an eighth-place finish in the Division I sectional tournament held Wednesday at Sycamore Spring Golf Course in Arlington.
Colin's Commentary
Let's review the popular sports topics over the past month: the Ray Rice domestic violence case and Commissioner Rodger Goodell's handling of the sit
Impact Game Of The Week
There's nothing like a great football rivalry.
Friday night's 96th edition of the Battle of Grand Lake between Celina and St. Marys at Skip Baughma
Area Preview Capsules:
Anna at Marion Local
Booster Stadium
Last season: Marion Local, 14-3. Third-string quarterback Troy Homan gave the Flyers a boost with a late touchdown pass for the win in Shelby County.