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September 7th, 2012

75 Years Ago: New School Year, Signs Added

September 7, 2012

"Leader Look Back" is a collection of stories and headlines from 75, 50 and 25 years ago this week. This week's edition examines stories from Sept. 4-10, 1937, 1962 and 1987.

75 years ago: School started for pupils in St. Marys.

The Ethiopian Clowns defeated the St. Marys Eagles 8 to 3 at Memorial Field in front of a large crowd.

Senior Excels In Classes, Athletics

September 7, 2012

ST. MARYS — When Jaclyn Smith graduates from St. Marys Memorial High School in 2013, she is going to miss her classmates and all of the enjoyable activities she has participated in as a St. Marys student.

“The small group of classmates I grew up with and that made me the person I am,” Smith said of what she will miss after graduation. “I’m going to miss all of the fun high school activities that go on.”

School Wall Showcases Performing Arts Wing

September 7, 2012

NEW KNOXVILLE — Band, choir and theater students at New Knoxville Local School are being recognized with a wall displaying their accomplishments.

The performing arts wall, which is located near the conference rooms, has been painted red and gray and features pictures from past theater performances and awards for the band and choir.

Nancy Fiegel said the idea for the wall spurred from a talk she had with a parent.

Robert E. Weaver, 83

September 7, 2012

Robert E. Weaver, 83, of 03838 Ohio 119, Minster, died at 12:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 7, 2012, at Hospice of Dayton.

He was born on Sept. 6, 1929, to Albert and Henrietta (Vondenhuevel) Weaver, and they preceded him in death.

On June 28, 1952, in Fort Loramie, he married Jeanette “Sis” Albers, and she survives in Minster. 

Harold Adams, 82

September 7, 2012

Harold “Hap” Adams, 82, of 6457 Hasis Road, Celina, died at 1 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012, at his residence.

He was born on April 23, 1930, in Van Wert, to Marion and Mabel (Hook) Adams, and they preceded him in death.

He is survived by his wife, Delilah (Andrews) Adams of Celina; a sister.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Misty Adams.

He served his country in the U.S. Army.

Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Woodlawn Cemetery in Ohio City.

Forrest F. Nedderman, 102

September 7, 2012

Forrest F. Nedderman, 102, of the New Bremen/St. Marys area, died at 9:05 a.m. Friday, Sept. 7, 2012, at the Otterbein Community of St. Marys.  

He was born on Jan. 6, 1910, northwest of New Bremen, the son of William and Florentina (Witte) Nedderman, and they preceded him in death.

On March 29, 1932, he married Marie Wiehe, and she preceded him in death on March 16, 1957. In 1960, he married Catherine (Fellabaum) Hoyer, and she preceded him in death in 1985.  

Week 3 High School Area Football Schedule

September 7, 2012

Week 3 Area High School Football Schedule

Friday, Sept. 7

Thursday's Sports Round-Up

September 7, 2012

NEW BREMEN – The New Bremen volleyball team dominated in the three games it won and defeated the Fort Recovery Indians 25-11, 25-13, 19-25 and 25-12 in a MAC contest played at New Bremen.


Photo Gallery: Fort Recovery at New Bremen volleyball (Staff Photos/John Zwez)

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VOLLEYBALL: Riders fall to Elida in close 5th game

September 7, 2012

ST. MARYS —  Elida escaped from a three point deficit at match point in a deciding fifth game and rallied to beat St. Marys 25-15, 23-25, 25-20, 16-25, 18-16, on Thursday night at Memorial High School’s Murotech Court.

A young St. Marys volleyball team still lacks experience closing out a match, head coach Tricia Rosenbeck said after the loss. St. Marys had a pair of attacking errors that helped Elida rally.

Club Gives Gift Of Words

September 7, 2012

ST. MARYS — For more than 10 years, third-grade students in the St. Marys area have been receiving a new book that is theirs to keep forever.

St. Marys Rotary Club President Robbie Burke and Rotary Dictionary Chair Jim Harris visited local third-grade students for their annual “Rotary Dictionary Day” on Thursday.

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