Archive - Dec 11, 2012
NEW BREMEN — The New Bremen girls basketball team swarmed Botkins with an array of defenses and ended the Trojan’s three-game winning streak with a 39-26 decision on Monday night.
Botkins shot 18 percent from the floor on 7-of-40 shooting and turned the ball over 21 times in the face of four different New Bremen defenses that included fullcourt and halfcourt presses and man-to-man defense.
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ST. MARYS — The Memorial High School choirs performed in “A Choral Christmas” Monday night to a packed house.
The halls were decked with garlands strung with twinkling lights, and on the edge of the stage sat a colorfully decorated tree. The Peanuts theme song played over the speakers as concert-goers filed in and took their seats.
ST. MARYS — St. Marys City Councilors Monday night got their first look at a proposed water rate increase for city customers — an increase that will help fund future utility projects.
Nora Lee Smith, 82, of Celina died at 4:47 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012, at the Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center in Van Wert.
She was born on Oct. 25 1930, in Center Township to parents Dale and Lenora Burd Snavely, who preceded her in death.
On July 8, 1950, she married Ronald Smith, who survives her.
Other survivors include a son, Dale (Donna) Smith of Celina; two daughters, Beth Ann and Kelly Hoffman of Celina; a sister, Bonnie Hume; four grandchildren; one great-grandchildren.
Myrtle M. Dodds, 97, formerly of Lakeview, passed away Friday, Dec.7, 2012, at Logan Acres Care Center, Bellefontaine.
She was born on May 22, 1915, in Richland Township, Logan County, to the late Edward A. and Mollie Ann McGre Tracey.
On Oct. 27, 1934, she married John O. Dodds in Kenton, and he preceded her in death.
She was also preceded in death by a son, Philip Dodds; and 10 siblings.
Wanda R. (Bambauer) Deter, 75, died on Friday, Dec. 7, 2012.
She is survived by daughters, Sandra (Steve) Barton and Suzanne Horvath; sons, Robert (Lisa) Deter and William (Donna) Deter; grandchildren, Ryan Deter, Matthew Deter, Zachary Taylor, and Stacy Gray, three great-grandchildren; brothers, Roger (Carolyn) Bambauer, Wayne (Nancy) Bambauer; sisters, Mary (Dean) Deerhake, Barbara (Tom) Waggoner and Suzanne Murphy; 15 nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William Deter.