Skip to main content

Archive - Apr 2014

April 30th

Minster baseball shuts out New Bremen 5-0

April 30, 2014

MINSTER – The Minster Wildcats took advantage of four unearned runs and Brandon Hoying kept the New Bremen bats at bay in a 5-0 six-inning win called after six innings because of lightning on Tuesday.

Minster put pressure on the New Bremen defense with small ball.

“I thought we bunted well tonight,” Minster head coach Mike Wiss aid. “Bunting was something we have been working on and we played good defense. We have made goof strides the last couple weeks and I’m glad with that. ”

Bernadetta A. Schulze, 88

April 30, 2014

Bernadetta A. Schulze, 88, of New Bremen, died at 4:10 a.m. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, at the Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Mary.  

She was born on July 17, 1925, in McCartyville. She was the daughter of August and Elizabeth (Tuente) Riethman.  

On June 18, 1947, in McCartyville, she married Linus Schulze, who preceded her in death on March 11, 2011.  

Hanley E. Evans, 73

April 30, 2014

Hanley E. Evans, 73, of 1025 Hendricks Ave. in St. Marys, died at 2:50 p.m. Monday April 28, 2014, at his residence.

He was born on April 18, 1941, in Fonde, Ky., to Doshie (Snodgrass) and Richard Evans Sr.

On May 8, 1971, in Sidney, he married Elaine L. Lynch, who survives.

April 29th

Councilors Amend Grant Resolution

April 29, 2014

NEW BREMEN — The New Bremen Village Councilors amended a resolution regarding the village’s total amount owed for the Miami Erie Canal Towpath project Monday night during a special meeting.

The village owed a 20 percent match to the Ohio Department of Transportation to complete the project, but there was a cost increase.

April 28th

Fire Damages Mercer County Home

April 28, 2014

CELINA — A Mercer County home sustained severe damage from a fire that broke out late Sunday night.

At approximately 11:02 p.m., Mercer County Central Dispatch received a call reporting a structure fire at 8673 U.S. 33, Center Township.

The initial call was placed by a neighbor, however dispatchers were soon flooded with calls reporting the fire.

No one was home at the time of the fire and the home sustained severe damage. The property is owned by Tracy Mabry Sr. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

James Lee “Jim” Settlemire, 90

April 28, 2014

James Lee “Jim” Settlemire, 90, formerly of Lima, passed away on Friday, April 25, 2014, at Otterbein – St. Marys.

He was born on Oct. 1, 1923, in Perry Township, Allen County, to Chester and Dolly (Marshall) Settlemire.

On Nov. 9, 1944, in Sloan,  Iowa, he married Patricia Clark, who survives at Otterbein – St. Marys.

April 25th

St. Marys girls track team 3rd at Wapak Relays

April 25, 2014

WAPAKONETA — The St. Marys girls track team finished third and the Roughrider boys took sixth at the Wapakoneta Relays on Friday evening.

The Rider girls scored 56 points, trailing only Defiance (70) and second-place Wapakoneta (66).

Ottawa-Glandorf won the 10-team boys meet with 78 points. Anna was second (74), Defiance was third (62.5) followed by Wapak (47.5), Sidney (38) and St. Marys (35).

Barrett G. Kemp, 82

April 25, 2014

Barrett G. Kemp, 82, of 08304 Kruse Road, Wapakoneta, died at noon Thursday, April 24, 2014, at Hospice of Dayton.

He was born on Feb. 22, 1932, in Dayton, the son of Barrett M. and Gladys (Linkhart) Kemp.

He first married Patricia Picard, and she preceded him in death; he then married Shirley Glass McEvoy and she preceded him in death.

April 24th

Minster baseball run-rules No. 8 Crestview for 7th straight

April 24, 2014

CONVOY — The Minster baseball team took its six-game winning streak north against a state-ranked Crestview team that ended the Wildcats’ two-year reign as Division IV champs last spring.

Minster (8-7) returned home with its streak intact.

The Wildcats roared past the eighth-ranked team in Division IV by a  10-0 score in a five-inning run-rule win.

Drew Ripploh threw the five-inning shutout for Minster, scattering five hits and striking out three.

Patricia Ann “Pattie” Adams, 76

April 24, 2014

Patricia Ann “Pattie” Adams, 76, of Celina, died at 5 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at the Gardens of Celina, of natural causes.

She was born on Feb. 17, 1938, in St. Marys, to parents Hershel and Helen (McDonald) Slemmons, both of whom preceded her in death.

On July 8, 1972, she married Robert “Bob” Adams, who survives in Celina.

ST. MARYS —  The St. Marys boys basketball team attacked the rim in the opening...
WBL Wapakoneta 74, Kenton 48 St. Marys 77, Shawnee 62 Celina 59, Bath 46 Defiance 37, Elida...
Friday, December 19 WBL Kenton at Wapakoneta Shawnee at St. Marys Celina at Bath Defiance at...

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes