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Archive - Oct 2012

October 17th

Councilors Review Study

October 17, 2012

NEW BREMEN — After reviewing the results of an electric rate and cost of service study, the village of New Bremen Council is moving forward with several changes in the village’s electric rates, effective next year.

Frederick “Fred” A. Schulze, 63

October 17, 2012

Frederick “Fred” A. Schulze, 63, of S. Main St., Minster, died on Monday, Oct. 15, 2012, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.

He was born on Nov. 16, 1948, in Fort Loramie, to Frederick and Mary (Streacker) Schulze, and they preceded him in death.

On Sept. 25, 1971, at St. John The Baptist Catholic Church in Maria Stein, he married Karen (Bertke) Schulze, and she survives.

Carl W. Snethkamp, 96

October 17, 2012

Carl W. Snethkamp, 96, formerly of 119 S. Main St., St. Marys, a long-time resident of North Port, Fla., died on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Tidewell Hospice in Port Charlotte, Fla.

He was born on Sept. 13, 1916, in St. Marys, the son of Henry and Lola (Gallimore) Snethkamp, and they preceded him in death.

On Aug. 13, 1938, he married Virginia Dine, and she preceded him in death on Dec. 27, 1981. On June 18, 1994, he married Dorothy Stroudt, and she survives at the residence in North Port, Fla.

Arthur R. Reed, 81

October 17, 2012

Arthur R. Reed, 81, formerly of Middletown, a resident of Behm’s Landing on Grand Lake St. Marys for the past 28 years, died on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.

He was born on April 16, 1931, in Trenton, and lived in the Trenton area most of his life. He was the son of Oscar “Gibby” Reed and Effie (Mount) Reed, and they preceded him in death.

October 16th

Associated Press High School Football Poll

October 16, 2012

COLUMBUS (AP) — How a state panel of sports writers and broadcasters rates Ohio high school football teams in the sixth weekly Associated Press poll of 2012, by OHSAA divisions, with won-lost record and total points (first-place votes in parentheses):

BOYS SOCCER: New Knoxville coasts past Lima Temple Christian, 6-1

October 16, 2012

NEW KNOXVILLE — The New Knoxville boys soccer team played on artificial surface and under unnatural light for the first time all season at Lima Stadium on Monday.

The Rangers looked like naturals in a 6-1 win over Lima Temple Christian in a Division III sectional semifinal.


Photos: New Knoxville vs. Lima Temple Christian sectional soccer

http://www.flickr.com/photos/smeveningleader/sets/72157631783819324/show/


 

Contest Calls On Photographers

October 16, 2012

MINSTER — The Southwestern Auglaize County Chamber of Commerce is kicking off the holiday season with a photo contest that will be added to this year’s German Family Christmas.

“We have a lot of folks in the area that are into photography,” Southwestern Auglaize County Chamber of Commerce Director Scott Frey told The Evening Leader. “We thought this would be a great way to help get our photography-related chamber members involved in the holiday shopping event.”

Drugs Seized On I-75

October 16, 2012

WAPAKONETA – Two men and one woman are facing felony drug charges after Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers seized marijuana-laced lollipops and cookies, crack cocaine and prescription pills, worth an estimated $8,000, following a traffic stop in Auglaize County.

October 15th

SOCCER: St. Marys boys and girls soccer teams beat Greenville

October 15, 2012

With the soccer ball colored pink and the Riders wearing jerseys with pink numbers for the Cure for Cancer match, the St. Marys Roughriders closed the regular season with a 7-0 win over  Greenville on Saturday.

“We did what we had to do to win,” St. Marys head coach Paul Dingledine said.


Photos: Greenville at St. Marys

http://www.flickr.com/photos/smeveningleader/sets/72157631775886783/show/


 

CROSS COUNTRY: St. Marys has four Top 25 runners at WBL meet

October 15, 2012

OTTAWA — The St. Marys cross country teams had four top 25 finishers at Saturday’s Western Buckeye League meet at Memorial Park in Ottawa, as the boys finished fifth and the girls took sixth place at the league championships.

The St. Marys girls team had three finishers in the top 25 runners in the girls race.


Photos: Western Buckeye League Cross Country Meet

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Michael Schmitmeyer, a Memorial High Schol grad and former University of Findlay standout golfer...
  COLUMBUS — The Minster girls 4-by-400 meter relay team finished off the state...