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December 7th

Residents To Be Able To Go Ice Skating, Group Set Up Rink In K.C. Geiger Park

December 7, 2011

ST. MARYS — Residents will be able to participate in a seasonal activity, while an ice rink has a temporary home at a local park this month.

The ice skating rink that made its debut at Winterfest in 2010 will be a part of the Festival of Lights in K.C. Geiger Park this month.

"He is still hoping to put it up at K.C. Geiger," St. Marys Optimist Winterfest Chair Virg Bertke said. "It will be back at Memorial Park for Winterfest on the 18th."

Festival Lights Up Local Park

December 7, 2011

ST. MARYS — K.C. Geiger Park will light up this holiday season as the inaugural City of St. Marys Festival of Lights opens this weekend.

The Festival of Lights will run from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. every Friday and Saturday night through Dec. 23. The display was scheduled to open last weekend but was postponed because of weather, and will kick off at 6 p.m. Friday, featuring a slew of light displays throughout K.C. Geiger Park.

Residents Have Aeration Options

December 7, 2011

ST. MARYS — Area residents can do their part in helping with the cleanup of Grand Lake St. Marys by putting in their own aeration systems.

The recent Battelle Interim Report to the Grand Lake St. Marys Restoration Commission recommended aeration technologies in select sheltered areas, according to a news release. Residents are able to assist with the aeration of the lake waters — 10 percent of the lake water is located in channels on Grand Lake St. Marys — by putting an aeration system in their channel.

Ned Glass, 72

December 7, 2011

Ned Glass, 72, of St. Marys, died on Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2011, at Lima Memorial Health System.

Arrangements are in complete at Miller Funeral Homes, St. Marys.

Linda Gowthrop, 57

December 7, 2011

Linda Gowthrop, 57, of Beech Island, S.C., formerly of Angola, Ind., passed away on Friday, Dec. 2, 2011, at her sister’s home in Bryan.

Linda was born on June 19, 1954, in Fort Eustis, Va., to John and Barbara (Burden) Simpson, and her father preceded her in death. Her mother survives her in Bryan.

On May 11, 2002, she married Michael Gowthrop, and he survives her in Beech Island, S.C.

December 6th

Taylor Did Not Pass

December 6, 2011

ST. MARYS — In today's The Evening Leader, it states Cody Taylor, 17, passed away, which is not true.

The information received by The Evening Leader was misinterpreted.

Taylor is at home with his family.

"He's doing real well," said his father, Russell Taylor.

"We want to make sure everybody knows he's OK." The Evening Leader regrets publishing the incorrect information.

Around the WBL Boys Hoops Scene

December 6, 2011

WBL teams' record on Friday, Dec. 2: 5-1

WBL teams' record on Saturday, Dec. 4: 3-6

Best of the Weekend: Defiance's Anthony Kidston scored 27 points in Defiance's 78-68 win over Napoleon on Saturday night.

This Week's Sports Schedule

December 6, 2011

Tuesday, Dec. 6
Girls Basketball

Elida at Spencerville
Shawnee at Marion Harding
Delphos St. John’s at Van Wert

Thursday, Dec. 8
Girls Basketball
WBL

Kenton at Wapakoneta
Shawnee at St. Marys
O-G at Van Wert
Celina at Bath
Defiance at Elida
MAC
New Bremen at Fort Recovery
Marion Local at Minster

Ralph E. Pickering, 77

December 6, 2011

Ralph E. Pickering Sr., 77, of New Bremen, died at 3:45 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 4, 2011, at the Kindred Hospital in Lima.

He was born on June 24, 1934, in West Alexandria, the son of Karl V. and Eva G. (Roach) Pickering, and they preceded him in death.

On Dec. 21, 1957, he married Emilie J. Lininger, and she survives him near New Bremen.

Leona A. Steinemann, 92

December 6, 2011

Leona A. Steinemann, 92, of 02725 Minster Fort Recovery Road, Minster, died at 6:49 a.m. Monday, Dec. 5, 2011, at Elmwood Nursing Center in New Bremen.

She was born on Jan. 26, 1919, in Fort Loramie, to John and Anna (Schlater) Borchers, and they preceded her in death.

On Jan. 31, 1940, at St. Michael Church in Fort Loramie, she married Carl B. (Jim) Steinemann, and he preceded her in death on Aug. 30, 2007.

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