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June 29th

Charles R.E. 'Gene' Wildermuth, 92

June 29, 2013

 

Charles R.E. “Gene” Wildermuth, 92, of Wapakoneta, died at 10:55 a.m., Friday, June 28, 2013, at Wapakoneta Manor.  

Arrangements are incomplete at the Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home, Wapakoneta, where the family will receive friends 4 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, July 2.

Marcia E. Kitchen, 65

June 29, 2013

 

Marcia E. Kitchen, 65, of Delphos, died at 8:50 p.m., Wednesday, June 26, 2013, at Ohio State University Medical Center. 

She was born March 8, 1948, in Lima to Lois L. (Smith) and Orval P. Leiberick, who preceded her in death. She was married Oct. 18, 1969, to Kenneth Steven Kitchen who survives in Delphos.

Mrs. Kitchen had been a homemaker and an assembler for Westinghouse Electric and Crown Equipment.

Dolores Painter, 78

June 29, 2013

 

Dolores E. Painter, 78, died at 7:40 p.m. Thursday, June 28, 2013, at the Shawnee Manor.

Dolores was born on Aug. 2, 1934, in Waynesfield to Edith (Zimmerman) and Charles  Young and they preceded her in death. On March 1, 1953, in Waynesfield, she married “her high school sweetheart” Wilbur Painter and he preceded her in death on June 9, 2010. She was also preceded in death by a great-granddaughter, Aubrey Mosler.

Top "10" finish for local in Miss Ohio

June 29, 2013


A 2012 Wapakoneta High School graduate earned a top 10 finish last weekend competing for Miss Ohio.

Portman continues push for E-Verify as immigration bill rider

June 29, 2013

 

Gaining support of the White House, U.S. Chamber of Commerce and labor unions as well as bipartisan support in the Senate, Republican U.S. Sen. Rob Portman voiced discouragement and frustration his E-Verify amendment was not brought to the floor for debate and thus failing to be included in the bill on immigration reform passed Thursday.

Portman’s E-Verify amendment would enhance protections against identity theft and fraud, strengthen photo tool effectiveness and data privacy protections and protects employers who seek to comply in good faith.

Waynesfield garners EPA loan

June 29, 2013

 

WAYNESFIELD — Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) officials announced this week the agency has approved a $130,775 interest-free loan to the village of Waynesfield, allowing officials to start developing a plan for the project.

The village is planning a $1.5 million improvement to its wastewater treatment system,which is mandated by the EPA.

Waynesfield Mayor Mike Ridenour said the city will contract with Fanning-Howey and Associates to do the engineering on the project. 

June 28th

ACME: Wapak wins season finale over Celina, 2-0

June 28, 2013

Sports Editor

Wapakoneta ACME starting pitcher Kodi Morgan threw a four-hit shutout against Celina ACME in his team’s 2-0 victory Friday at Wapakoneta High School in the regular season finale for the summer baseball league.

Friday’s game was delayed in the bottom of the sixth inning due to lightning.

The first hit Morgan allowed came in the third inning but that runner was stranded. He gave up two hits in the fourth inning after one out, but retired two straight hitters to escape. His final hit allowed came in the fifth inning with two outs.

Sisters seek speed

June 28, 2013

Staff Writer
While thousands of children participate in Soap Box derbies every year, two racers in particular have made it a family affair.
Sisters Madison Kennedy and Taylor McCullough both developed a love for soap box derby racing at a young age, and both have showed they can excel in the competition.
Both recently participated in the Lima Soap Box Derby held June 22, with 10-year-old Taylor placing third and 11-year-old Madison placing sixth.

Sen. seeks funds for GLSM

June 28, 2013

Concerned about algae blooms in Grand Lake St. Marys and Lake Erie, the junior U.S. senator from Ohio is working with a Democratic U.S. senator from Florida on legislation to help provide funds for mitigation and prevention.
For the full story, see the Friday, June 28 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.

Brown fights rise in college costs

June 28, 2013

With a vote expected Monday to double the federal interest rate on college loans, Democratic U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown continues his fight to keep those rates low as well as to offer a new system to help college students with private loans all in an effort to seek ways to control the cost of college tuition and fees.
For the full story, see the Friday, June 28 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.

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