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December 27th

Tuesday Girls Basketball Round-Up: Riders win 2nd in a row

December 27, 2011

 
St. Marys 41, Piqua 26
 
Photo Gallery of the Piqua at St. Marys Game (Link):
http://www.flickr.com/photos/smeveningleader/sets/72157628605237015/show/

 

ST. MARYS — The Roughrider girls basketball team outscored Piqua 25-5 in the second half and the Riders pulled away for a come-from-behind 41-26 win.

Auglaize County Boys Basketball Leaders

December 27, 2011

Troopers Urge Safety

December 27, 2011

ST. MARYS — With local highways expected to be busy with holiday traffic, a local state trooper stressed safety as motorists hit the road.

“The biggest thing this time of year is weather related,” said Sgt. Brian Jordan of the Wapakoneta Post of the Ohio Highway Patrol. “I know we are supposed to get some snow this week.”

While driving in inclement weather, Jordan cautioned against tailgating.

“The biggest thing we see is assured cleared distance,” Jordan said.

Harold “Shep” Simon, 86

December 27, 2011

Harold “Shep” Simon, 86, of Russia, died at 8 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 25, 2011,  surrounded by his loving wife and eight children.

He was born on July 8, 1925,  in Russia, to Alfred L. and Christine (Monnier) Simon, and they preceded him in death.

On Nov. 20, 1948, at St. Michael Catholic Church in Fort Loramie, he married Martha Bollheimer, and she survives him in Russia.

Kay Guyer, 57

December 27, 2011

Kay Guyer, 57, of St. Marys, died on Friday, Dec. 23, 2011, at St. Marys Living Center.
Arrangements are being completed with the Miller Funeral Homes in St. Marys.

Lola Brautigam, 83

December 27, 2011

Lola Brautigam, 83, of Wapakoneta, died at 4:50 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2011, at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus. 

Arrangements are incomplete at Schlosser Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Wapakoneta.

Sue Gasson, 62

December 27, 2011

Sue Gasson, 62, of  909 Motz St., St. Marys, died at 6:15 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 24, 2011, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.

She was born on Nov. 26, 1949, the daughter of Leota (Keiber) Brincefield, and her mother preceded her in death.

On June 17, 1967, she married Paul Gasson, and he preceded her in death on Feb. 7, 2011.

December 26th

Local Sports Schedule for Tuesday, Dec. 27

December 26, 2011

Tuesday, Dec. 27
Local Sports

 

Boys Varsity Basketball


Shawnee at Ottoville


Perry at Bath


Elida at Lima Senior


St. Henry at Kalida


New Knoxville at Ada

 

Girls Varsity Basketball


Piqua at St. Marys


Fort Loramie at New Bremen


Marion Local at Wapakoneta


Coldwater at Celina


Spencerville at Del. St. John’s


Fort Recovery at Del. Jeff.


Esther Seger, 90

December 26, 2011

Esther Seger, 90, of 10 Louie St., Fort Loramie, died on Saturday, Dec. 24, 2011, at Wilson Memorial Hospital in Sidney.

She was born on Oct. 11, 1921, in Fort Loramie, to Joseph and Cecilia (Wuebker) Seger, and they preceded her in death.

She is survived by 58 nieces and nephews; a brother-in-law. 

She was preceded in death by 10 siblings.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Michael Catholic Church, with the Rev. Steven Shoup officiating. Interment will be in St. Michael Cemetery in Fort Loramie.

Verlin W. Hirschfeld, 93

December 26, 2011

Verlin W. Hirschfeld, 93, of New Bremen, died at 10:20 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 24, 2011, at the Convalarium at Indian Run in Dublin.  

He was born on Jan. 6, 1918, on a small farm west of New Bremen that was shared by his parents, Edward G. and Emma A. (Oberwitte) Hirschfeld and his grandparents, and they preceded him in death.

On July 5, 1942, he married Enola Luedeke, and she survives in Dublin.

WAYNESFIELD — New Knoxville’s Jalen Fullenkamp scored 29 points while Andrew Arnett...
Friday, Dec. 12 Boys Basketball WBL Celina 73, Bowsher 48 Defiance 57, Paulding 28...

 

Points Per Game Games Points Pts. Per Game
Travis Bertram, Wapak 6 120 20.0
Garet Fledderjohann, St. Marys 4 62 15.5