Archive - 2013
Local games for Thursday, Sept. 12:
St. Marys at Bath
Wapakoneta at Celina
O-G at Defiance
Elida at Van Wert
Kenton at Shawnee
Like the match, the St. Marys boys soccer team had its plans of rolling to a third Western Buckeye League win interrupted, but only for a little while.
A lightning delay and and an early deficit didn’t stop St. Marys from staying perfect in the WBL.
The Roughriders overcame stiff resistence from the Elida Bulldogs to score three second half goals — two of them via penalty kicks — to pull away for a 4-2 win on Tuesday in a game that was delayed about a half hour with 5:05 left in the first half.
ST. MARYS — A St. Marys Community Improvement Corporation controlled downtown storefront is looking for a new tenant.
Peak Submission, which was located in the storefront below Hotel Fort Barbee, moved out of the building last weekend. St. Marys Development Manager Susan Crotty said CIC officials are currently in the process of assessing the building and marketing it to potential tenants.
10 Years Ago This Week – 2003
Ten years ago this week in 2003, the St. Marys volleyball team moved to 4-5 on the season with a three-game victory over the 8-1 Ottawa Glandorf Titans.
The win bumped the Roughriders to 2-1 in league play, while it was the Titans first loss in WBL action.
ST. MARYS - Members of the St. Marys Board of Education voted to reinstate full busing during tonight's board of education meeting. Busing will resume on Sept. 30.
NEW KNOXVILLE — The village of New Knoxville could grow by 4 acres pending commissioners’ approval after councilors voted Tuesday night to bring in a farm and the soon-to-be-built Katterheinrich homestead.
Gary and Sylvia Katterheinrich came to the meeting to ask councilors for the approval which will allow them to tap into village sewer and water, as well as utilize the fire and police protection of the village.
John D. Morris, 86, of Cincinnati, died on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2013.
He was the beloved husband of Aida (nee Valerio) Morris, and the loving father of Kathie Morris, Barb (Lanney) Hulse and Sharon (Chris) Woodside.
Also surviving is one grandson.
He was a 1945 graduate of Memorial High School.
Visitation was held at 10:30 a.m. today at St. John Fisher Catholic Church, 3227 Church St., in Newtown, followed by a funeral mass at noon.
Madonna V. Turner, 76, of Wapakoneta, died at 8:35 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013, at Auglaize Acres in Wapakoneta. Arrangements are incomplete at Schlosser Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Wapakoneta.
Wayne E. Schultz, 75, of Wapakoneta, died at 2:46 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013, at Lima Memorial Health System in Lima. Arrangements are incomplete at Schlosser Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Wapakoneta.
Helen L. Roop, 83, of Wapakoneta, died at 10:48 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013, at St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima.
She was born in Wapakoneta, the daughter of Don W. and Hazel L. (Smith) Benzing, who preceded her in death.
On Aug. 26, 1949, she married T.J. Roop, and he survives.