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February 13th, 2014

Lynn E. Wibbeler, 56

February 13, 2014

Lynn E. Wibbeler, 56, of 03251 Clover Four Road, New Bremen, died at 6:27 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, at St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima, following an extended illness.

She was born on April 25, 1957, in St. Marys, the daughter of Melvin and Velma (Bohannon) Hamp.

She married Gregg Wibbeler on Jan. 4, 1985, and he survives at the residence.

She is also survived by two daughters, Kara (John) Timm of Rockvale, Tenn; Liza (Andrew) Richardson of St. Marys; by two grandchildren, Chase Timm and Kaya Richardson and by numerous nieces and nephews.

February 12th

Officers Respond To Gunshot Report

February 12, 2014

CELINA — Officers from the Celina Police Department responded to a residence at approximately 6 p.m. Tuesday in the 600 block of North Sugar Street on a report that a male had fired a handgun inside the house.

Celina police officers and Mercer County Sheriff's deputies established a perimeter around the residence when they arrived to ensure the safety of residents in the area. The male had left the residence before officers arrived.

Daily Rundown

February 12, 2014

Feb. 12: Preschool Story Time will be held at 11 a.m. today for 3 to 5-year-olds at St. Marys Community Public Library.

FJ Stallo Memorial Library will be showing a classic movie at 1 p.m. today. Popcorn and drinks will be provided. Adults only please.

Lego Club will meet at 4:30 p.m. today at St. Marys Community Public Library for grades K-5.

The St. Marys Board of Education will meet at 7:30 p.m. today.

The New Bremen Board of Education will meet at 7:30 p.m. today.

Ralph W. Smith Jr., 83

February 12, 2014

Ralph W. Smith Jr., 83, of 1704 Fenway Court in St. Marys, died on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at Kindred Hospital in Lima.

He was born on Sept. 10, 1931 in Neptune, to Ralph and Nora (Rutledge) Smith Sr.

On Aug.  20, 1982, in Wapakoneta, he married Betty J. Jones, who survives.

February 11th

New Knoxville's Lehman scores 1,000th point in win over St. Henry

February 11, 2014

NEW KNOXVILLE — The New Knoxville Rangers did everything in their power to help Paige Lehman get 1,000th point with the game already well in hand on Monday night.

The persistence paid off.  Lehman knocked down a free throw to score the 1,000th point of her career in the waning seconds of the Rangers’ 44-22 win over St. Henry.

Lehman had 12 of the 17 points she needed to reach the milestone at the half on 6 of 8 shooting, but the Redskins made it tough on the Ranger senior by packing the paint with a zone defense in the second half.

Werner J. Bruggeman, 88

February 11, 2014

Werner J. Bruggeman, 88, of Erie Drive, Maria Stein, passed away of natural causes on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, at Celina Manor, in Celina.  

He was born on Dec. 13, 1925, in Coldwater, to the late Edward and Catherine (Buening) Bruggeman.  

On April 18, 1951, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in McCartyville, Werner married Dolores (Barhorst) Bruggeman, who survives.  

February 10th

Wapak Subway Robbed

February 10, 2014

WAPAKONETA — A Michigan man is in custody after he allegedly robbed a Wapakoneta Subway restaurant Monday night.

At approximately 5:07 p.m. Monday, the Wapakoneta Police Department received a phone call from employees at the Subway at 1401 Bellefontaine St., regarding a robbery. A male subject reportedly entered the store, produced a weapon and demanded money. The suspect fled the scene heading east on Bellefontaine Street in a mini-van with Michigan license plates. An undisclosed amount of cash was taken from the store.

Area swimmers punch tickets for district meet

February 10, 2014

 

LIMA — St. Marys’ Madison Taylor, Molly Menker and Jared Deubler along with Minster’s Nikki Borgerding and Kara Kitzmiller all were crowned sectional champions as the Roughriders, and Wildcats along with New Bremen are sending swimmers to the district meet at Cleveland State after top finishes at Saturday’s Division II sectional at the Lima YMCA.

St. Marys turns up defense, rallies past Minster 48-44

February 10, 2014

MINSTER —  St. Marys’ defensive intensity went from lax to suffocating and the result of all the diving on the floor, quick hands in the passing lanes and runout baskets was a comeback 48-44 win at Minster to finish off  a weekend sweep for the Roughriders.

Shank Found At Mercer County Jail

February 10, 2014

CELINA — An inmate at the Mercer County Jail could face charges after he was allegedly found to have made a shank.

CONVOY — The Minster baseball team took its six-game winning streak north against a state-...
ST. MARYS — The St. Marys baseball team has its own full-service restaurant going....
MINSTER — The Minster softball team  stayed on a roll. Monday evening the Wildcats got...

 

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