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November 11th, 2011

Shirissa Marcele Darlene Seibert, 19

November 11, 2011

Shirissa Marcele Darlene Seibert, 19, of Mendon, died at 6:18 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2011 at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital from injuries suffered earlier in an automobile accident on Celina - Mendon Road.

She was born on Dec. 30, 1991, in Coldwater to Terry and Darla (Welker) Seibert, and they survive her in Mendon.

Olga Elizabeth (Merkle) Nave, 91

November 11, 2011

Olga Elizabeth (Merkle) Nave, 91, of Rockford, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2011, at Swan Creek Nursing Home in Toledo.

She was born on March 13, 1920, in Van Wert, to Lewis and Bertha (Parker) Merkle, and they preceded her in death.

In December 1942, she married Ralph H. Nave, and he preceded her in death in 1993.

November 10th

Driver Pleads Innocent

November 10, 2011

CELINA — A Korean man accused of causing a collision that took the life of a 3-year-old Minster girl last month asserted his innocence on Wednesday.

Jinghao Xu, 50, of Hamilton, pleaded innocent to one count of vehicular homicide, a fourth-degree felony. Xu’s attorney, Michael Sacher entered the plea on behalf of his client, who does not speak English. Like in previous court appearances, Xu was flanked by an interpreter.

COSI Delivers Stormy Lessons

November 10, 2011

NEW KNOXVILLE — Elementary students flocked to the gym at New Knoxville Local School Wednesday afternoon for an engaging, educational experience.

COSI on Wheels visited the school, bringing one of its six traveling exhibits. Students learned about several aspects of weather in the Current Conditions exhibit that traveled to the school. The learning began with an assembly.

Teen Killed In Crash

November 10, 2011

CELINA — A Mendon teen died Wednesday night from injuries suffered in a traffic crash.

In a news release, Mercer County Sheriff Jeff Grey said deputies received a phone call at 5:22 p.m. regarding a crash on Celina-Mendon Road between Siler and Krugh Roads in Center Township, near Mendon.

November 9th

Former shoe company exec and former Indiana Mr. Basketball, to speak at Rider fundraiser

November 9, 2011

The man who signed Larry Bird and Magic Johnson to shoe contracts and a former Indiana Mr. Basketball will be featured speakers at a dinner fundraiser for the St. Marys boys basketball program.

The dinner will be held at the St. Mary’s Eagles Lodge on Thursday, Dec. 1. A social hour will start at 6 p.m. with dinner to follow at 7 p.m.

St. Marys U10 Hurricanes capture league title

November 9, 2011

U10 Hurricanes go 10-0

The St. Marys U10 Hurricanes finished their regular season 10-0 and won the WCOSA championship this fall.

 

 


 

This Week 50 Years Ago: New Bremen boys hoops opened season with win

November 9, 2011

50 Years Ago This Week – 1961

In the opening weekend of the 1961-62 boys’ basketball season, the New Bremen Cardinals traveled to Celina and locked horns with the Celina Immaculate Conception Spartans at the Celina Fieldhouse. 

New Bremen’s Dan Nedderman hit 11 field goals and four free throws in the contest to lead all scorers with 26 points. 

Jim Fark added 24, while Fledderjohn contributed 12 points in the battle which New Bremen won 69-63. 

HS FB Playoff NotebooK: Turf game puts a spring in Minster's step

November 9, 2011

MINSTER — Playing last week at Springfield made getting hit a little more painful than usual for the Minster Wildcats.

Minster rolled  to a 48-13 win over Catholic Central,  but a couple Wildcats said at times hitting the ground was the most physical part of the game on a field left almost barren of grass from flooding.

“At Springfield, you fall on the ground on your knees and it hurts,” Minster’s Ryan Bornhorst said. “It’s almost like falling on concrete. It was dirt with patches of grass.”

November 8th

Unofficial Election Results

November 8, 2011

Attached is a PDF of the unofficial results of all the races in Auglaize County.

WAYNESFIELD — New Knoxville’s Jalen Fullenkamp scored 29 points while Andrew Arnett...
Friday, Dec. 12 Boys Basketball WBL Celina 73, Bowsher 48 Defiance 57, Paulding 28...

 

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