Archive - Feb 25, 2013
WAPAKONETA — Troopers in Wapakoneta seized almost 100 ecstasy pills and a loaded handgun following a traffic stop Saturday morning.
Louis A. Williams, 33, of Birmingham, Ala., was incarcerated in the Auglaize County Jail and charged with possession of drugs, a first-degree felony and for carrying a concealed weapon, a third-degree felony, following a traffic stop at 7:05 a.m. Saturday. Troopers stopped a 2003 Chevy Impala, with Alabama registration, for an alleged speed violation on Interstate 75, near milepost 117.
ST. MARYS — The Arts Place Collective Center, 142 East Spring St, St. Marys, held an opening reception for its newest exhibit, “Different Visions,” featuring artists and siblings Kay and Val Sluterbeck. The Van Wert residents share a house, and a studio, but have very different artistic styles.
Val Sluterbeck, who has been painting and drawing for about five years, likes to create works based off of things he sees in everyday life.
Leonard E. Hauser, 66, of Wapakoneta, died at 9 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, at Mount Carmel St. Ann’s Hospital in Westerville. Arrangements are incomplete at Schlosser Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Wapakoneta.
James A. Adams, 84, of 1111 N. Augustus St. in St. Marys, died at 9:45 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, at St. Marys Living Center.
He was born on Sept. 27, 1928, in St. Marys, to Oscar and Idabelle (Rickman) Adams.
Survivors include daughter Susan (Vern) Stucke of St. Marys; two grandchildren, Dr. Gregory (Dr. Kacie) Stucke of Mason and Dana Stucke of Columbus.
He was preceded in death by parents Oscar and Idabelle Adams; brother William “Wild Bill” Adams; life-companion Gertrude Hughes.