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Archive - 2011

June 24th

Samuel Cassius Green, 52

June 24, 2011

Samuel Cassius Green, 52, of Wapakoneta, died at 5:30 a.m. Thursday, June 23, 2011, in the comfort of his home, surrounded by family after a courageous battle with cancer. 

Friends may call from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday at Schlosser Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 615 N. Dixie Highway, Wapakoneta, where arrangements are incomplete at this time.

Authors Shed Light On St. Marys Native

June 24, 2011

ST. MARYS — Two authors stopped at a local library to speak on a writer with ties to the area who was a household name in his prime, as part of a presentation Thursday evening.

Paul J. Bauer and Mark Dawidziak presented on their biography on St. Marys native Jim Tully, titled “Jim Tully: American Writer, Irish Rover, Hollywood Brawler,” at the St. Marys Community Public Library.

Green Plant Comes To Celina

June 24, 2011

CELINA — The city of Celina and SolarVision, LLC, broke ground on the Celina Renewable Energy Center  Thursday, marking the beginning of construction on the sixth and largest solar power installation for SolarVision in Ohio.

SolarVision President Greg Kuss said the center is a unique project.

“This is the only installation like this in the world that I’m aware of,” Kuss said. “This is a historic day. This doesn’t happen every day”

June 23rd

Thursday's Leader Local Lookahead

June 23, 2011

Thursday, June 23

Local Sports Schedule

GLSCL

Lake Erie at Grand Lake Mariners, 7:05 p.m.

ACME

Minster at St. Marys, 6:30 p.m.

Crestview at New Bremen, 6:30 p.m.

JR. ACME

Indian Lake at New Bremen, 6 p.m. (at Junior High Field)

St. Marys at Minster, 6:30 p.m.

Local Official Eager To Get Started

June 23, 2011

NEW BREMEN — A local village recently named a new official to its ranks, as the former employee recently relocated to the East Coast.

Angela Hamberg was recently hired as the economic development director, and she was officially sworn into the position last week

Hamberg, who lives in New Bremen with her husband, Joe, and her three sons, Andrew Micheal, Cole Hamberg and Benjamin Hamberg, said she went for the position because of her ties with the community.

“I have lived in New Bremen for 13 years,” Hamberg said.

Park Sees Flurry Of Visitors

June 23, 2011

ST. MARYS — A new addition to K.C. Geiger Park should be open for play in the coming weeks.

During a parks and recreation meeting earlier this year, a group of residents inquired about the feasibility of installing a frisbee golf course at K.C. Geiger Park. St. Marys Safety-Service Director Tom Hitchcock green-lit the plan and said he expected the course to open soon.

Stephen “Steve” W. Weadock, 62

June 23, 2011

Stephen “Steve” W. Weadock,  62, of 1218 Taft St., Sidney, passed away at noon on Tuesday, June 21, 2011, at his resdience.

He was born on Oct. 23, 1948, in Celina, the son of the late Jerome Weadock and Ruby (Huffman) Weadock, who survives him in St. Marys.

He is also survived by a sister, Mrs. Ruth (Ronald) Langsdon of St. Marys; a brother, Michael (Barbara) Weadock of St. Marys.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Virginia De Mora.

Rexford E. “Doc” Hardin

June 23, 2011

Rexford E. “Doc” Hardin, of Sarasota, Fla., died on Monday, June 20, 2011.  

He was born in St. Marys.

He married Elizabeth (Betty)  Hardin in 1949, and she survives him.

He is also survived by his three children, Lisa Grabeman, Julie Lawson  and Stephen; two sons-in-law, Tom Grabeman and Brian Lawson; a daughter-in-law, Joann; five grandchildren, Kevin Rexford Grabeman, Leslie Grabeman, Jacob Rexford Hardin, Alec Hardin and Alyssa Hardin.

Rexford E. “Doc” Hardin

June 23, 2011

Rexford E. “Doc” Hardin, of Sarasota, Fla., died on Monday, June 20, 2011.  

He was born in St. Marys.

He married Elizabeth (Betty)  Hardin in 1949, and she survives him.

He is also survived by his three children, Lisa Grabeman, Julie Lawson  and Stephen; two sons-in-law, Tom Grabeman and Brian Lawson; a daughter-in-law, Joann; five grandchildren, Kevin Rexford Grabeman, Leslie Grabeman, Jacob Rexford Hardin, Alec Hardin and Alyssa Hardin.

June 22nd

Wednesday's Local Leader Lookahead

June 22, 2011

Local Schedule

Legion

Sidney at St. Marys, 7 p.m.

ACME

Parkway at New Bremen, 6:30 p.m.

 

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