November 8th, 2013
ST. MARYS — An annual festival that lights up the city while helping a local food pantry continues to grow each year.
Emory B. Michel, 85, a longtime resident of Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Community, St. Marys, died at 8:05 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, at Otterbein St. Marys.
He was born on Oct. 5, 1926, in Nova, the son of William and Ruth (Brouder) Michel.
He married Janet Consla on Dec. 23, 1950, in Beach City, and she preceded him in death on Jan. 3, 2008.
He is survived by his nephews David Brown of Dayton; Gary Thomas of Old Saybrook, Mass.; a niece, Ruthann Swenson of Boston, Mass.; and many other nieces and nephews.
Nov. 9: New Bremen Coffee Co. and Books, Inc., will host a storytime with Cindy Newman at 12:30 p.m. today. Thanksgiving and turkeys will be the theme for the stories and craft.
Nov. 10: A community supper will be served from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. today at the ROC, 702 E. Spring St., St. Marys. It is eat-in only and the meal is free.
June (Scheer) Slade, 93, formerly of New Bremen, died on Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013, at her home in Saratoga, Calif.
She was born on Feb. 15, 1920, near New Bremen, the daughter of the late William and Alma (Moeller) Scheer.
On April 16, 1961, she married Rolf Slade at St. Paul United Church of Christ in New Bremen, and he survives in Saratoga, Calif.
June is also survived by her daughter, Ann (Slade) Davis, two grandchildren, Ben and Hannah Davis, and numerous nieces and nephews.
2013-2014 Western Buckeye League Boys Basketball Schedule
Friday, Nov. 29
Tip Off Classic at Elida
Celina at Bellefontaine
Indian Lake at Kenton
St. Marys at Fort Recovery
Van Wert County Hospital Tip Off Tourney
Wapakoneta at Piqua
Saturday, Nov. 30
Keeley Bree Link, 10 months old, of Minster, died at 10:50 a.m. Monday, Nov. 4, 2013, at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital.
She was born on Dec. 14, 2012, at Miami Hospital, Dayton, to Matthew and Michelle Van (Skyock) Link. They survive in Minster.
ST. MARYS — Attached is the unofficial result listing regarding the election for all county races. Results will not become final until the board of elections meets to certify the results, typically within two weeks.
New Knoxville senior Haley Horstman was named Second Team All-Ohio while a duo of New Bremen players also earned recognition on the Division IV list.
Horstman, a senior setter and outside hitter, helped lead New Knoxville to a district title game appearance.
New Bremen senior Julie Brown was named Third Team All-Ohio. New Bremen senior Karli Jones earned Honorable Mention recognition.
Nov. 4: An Ebay for Beginners class will be held at the Stallo Memorial Library from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. today. Class size is limited so please call 419-628-2925 or stop by the library to sign up.
A Family Read will be held at 6 p.m. today at the St. Marys Community Public Library for grades 3-5 and a parent or grandparent. Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin.
The Garden Club will meet at 7 p.m. today at the New Knoxville Library.
Here's a look at Ohio high school football playoff pairings with teams of local interest.
Division III – Games at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8
8 Defiance (6-4) at 1 Toledo Central Catholic (10-0)
7 Medina Buckeye (6-4) at 2 Clyde (9-1)
6 Napoleon (6-4) at 3 Sandusky Perkins (10-0)
5 Norwalk (9-1) at 4 Tiffin Columbian (9-1)