October 9th, 2014
Oct. 9: Books, Babies & More will be held at 10:30 a.m. at the St. Marys Community Public Library for babies (newborn-36 mos.) and their caregivers.
Stop in between 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. today at New Knoxville Library to make a wickedly delicious treat just in time for Halloween.
Grades K-1 are invited to the Investigation Station from 6:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. today at the New Bremen Public Library.
ST. MARYS — One of St. Marys’ native sons returned home on Wednesday to hand out the award that bears his name for the 50th time.
Galen Cisco regaled members of the St. Marys Rotary Club with tales of his playing days as well as the current status of baseball. Cisco was in town to hand out his annual award, which went to Henry Spencer of the Reds. The award was voted on by fellow players.
James L. “Wally” Watercutter, 53, of rural Cridersville, died on Monday, Oct. 6, 2014, at his residence.
He was born on Aug. 26, 1961, in Lima, the son of Leonard and Eileen (Smith) Watercutter, who preceded him in death.
Oct. 7: A Book Discussion for Adults will be held at 10:30 a.m. today in the St. Marys Community Public Library meeting room. "The Hunger Games" by Suzanne Collins will be discussed.
Preschool Story times will be held at 10:30 a.m. today at FJ Stall Memorial Library.
The Lego Club will be meeting from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. today at FJ Stallo Memorial Library. Children in Kindergarten and older are invited to come to the library to create with Legos.
The Minster Village Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. today.
Lois M. Adams, 86, formerly of Youngstown and New Bremen, died at 9:28 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, at the Springfield Masonic Community of Springfield.
She was born on May 6, 1928, in Youngstown.
She was the daughter of Howard S. and Gertrude C. (Cole) Craft.
VIDEO: No. 20 Ohio State Tops Newcomer Maryland 52-24
Ohio State marched up and down a field it had never seen before as if it owned the place, scoring on one quick drive after another as the No. 20 Buckeyes piled up 533 yards Saturday and spoiled Maryland's Big Ten home debut with a 52-24 win. J.T. Barrett completed 18 of 23 passes for 267 yards and four touchdowns and also ran 16 times for 71 yards and a score.
Oct. 6: IT Services Manager Fred Miller will help you Get to Know Your iPad. Bring your tablet to learn what your iPad can do. Call the New Bremen Public Library at 419-629-2158 to register.
IT Services Manager Fred Miller will help you Get to Know Your iPad. Bring your tablet to learn what your iPad can do. Call New Knoxville Library at 419-753-2427 to register. Class size is limited.
David Vernon Drummond passed away peacefully in his sleep at home, early on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014.
He was born in Lima, in 1942 and grew up in St. Marys.
He leaves behind his wife of 47 years, Ruta of Ann Arbor, Mich.; sons Aaron (Amy) of Ann Arbor, Mich.; and Ryan (Lisa) of Richmond, Calif.; brother Nolan (Kenneth) of Canton, Conn.; nephew Elwin (Fay) of Australia; and three grandchildren, Lily, Danny, and Tommie.
Jackie L. Makley, 72, of 823 Hendricks Ave., St. Marys, died at 10:55 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3, 2014, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
He was born on June 9, 1942, in St. Marys, the son of Charles and Gretchen (Zimmerman) Makley.
He is survived by his siblings, Bob (Doris) Makley of St. Marys, Charles Makley of Wapakoneta, Betty Jean Henning of Mendon, Beverly (Bud) Hunton of Huber Heights, Carol (Dave) Richardson of Alabama, Ila Kay Makley of St. Marys, Wilma Ginter of St. Marys and Mary Frey of St. Marys.
WAPAKONETA 38, DEFIANCE 0
WAPAKONETA — The unbeaten Wapakoneta Redskins took care of business Friday against the winless Defiance Bulldogs, and in the process, received some help from the Kenton Wildcats.
Wapakoneta (6-0, 5-0), with a huge contest looming next Friday against the Ottawa-Glandorf Titans, shut down Defiance during a 38-0 win Friday in a Western Buckeye League varsity football contest.