Archive - Jan 17, 2014
ST. MARYS — The Heartfelt Fund, established to support victims of Hyptrophic Cardio Myopathy (HCM), just passed $11,000 in book sales, selling more than 500 books written about St. Marys.
“We’re pretty pleased so far,” Buz Howard said of the book "The St. Marys Anthology: Tales and Sketches From An American Small Town."
The book, which costs $22, is organized chronologically as a series of tales and sketches of St. Marys.
Area boys basketball games scheduled for Friday, Jan. 17:
Western Buckeye League
St. Marys at Bath
Wapakoneta at Celina
O-G at Defiance
Ellda at Van Wert
Kenton at Shawnee
Midwest Athletic Conference
NEW KNOXVILLE — The New Knoxville girls basketball team went to the half down a point and ended up with a runaway win. A 21-0 run to end the game will do that.
The Rangers scored all 19 points in the fourth quarter in a 59-34 Midwest Athletic Conference victory over Delphos St. John’s at The Barn on Thursday night.
New Knoxville’s turned up the defense in the second half, causing eight turnovers and Paige Lehman and Haley Horstman combined for 22 second-half points.
Dave "Salty" Horner, 71, of 535 S. Chestnut St., Van Wert, died at 11:55 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014, at the Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center.
He was born on May 11, 1942, in Indianapolis, Ind., to parents Ward L. and Mary K. (Caldwell) Horner, both of whom preceded him in death.
Thomas A. Broyles, 72, of Ottawa, and Wildwood, Fla., passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014. Tom was born in St. Marys, the son of Warren and Virginia (Fischer) Broyles. Both sides of his family came from Germany.
Tom began his pharmacy career in 1957, working in a local pharmacy in St. Marys.