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November 9th, 2011

Rosemary Serr, 83

November 9, 2011

Rosemary Eileen Serr, 83, of Jackson Center, passed away at 11:20 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 7, 2011 at Dorothy Love Retirement Home in Sidney.
She was born Feb. 1, 1928, in Auglaize County, the daughter of the late Ida (Wierwille) and Lawrence Schroer. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Willis Schroer. On Nov. 28, 1946, in Jackson Center, she married Edison Serr and he preceded her in death on June 17, 1999.

Norma Jeanne Lontz, 85

November 9, 2011

Norma Jeanne (Earl) Lontz, 85, passed away Nov. 6, 2011.
A lifelong resident of Auglaize County, she was born Sept. 11, 1926, grew up near Geyer and New Hampshire and lived in Uniopolis and Wapakoneta.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Olive and Norman Earl; husbands, Darrell Dean Coate and Junior Lontz; a sister, Ida Lou Springer; and a granddaughter, Jeanne Brown.

John ‘Jake’ F. Frey III, 40

November 9, 2011

John “Jake” F. Frey III, 40, of 520 N. Pear Street in St. Marys, died Sunday Nov. 6, 2011, at his residence.
He was born Aug. 9, 1971, in St. Marys, to Mary (Makley) and John II Frey. On Sept. 20, 2003, he married Hope Hall, who survives.
He is also survived by three daughters Tabatha Thornsberry, of St. Marys, Summer Frey, of St. Marys, and Jonda Frey, of St. Marys; a son Jakey Frey, of St. Marys.
He was preceded in death by a son John Frey IV.

One vote separation

November 9, 2011

One person’s vote can make a difference.
By one vote, the incumbent Uniopolis mayor was re-elected to his fifth term Tuesday night.
Uniopolis Mayor Bill Rolston received 44 votes and his opponent, Marilyn Fleck, who served on Uniopolis Village Council 43 votes, a difference of one vote and a little more than 1 percentage point, according to unofficial results from the Auglaize County Elections Board,

Opposites elected to council

November 9, 2011

Waynesfield Village Council meetings may be the forum for some heated discussions once the new administration begins in January.
With six people running for two available seats, two candidates who were on opposite sides of a deeply contested issue were voted seats on Waynefield Village Council in Tuesday’s election.
William Motter, 106 Cook St., and Richard Libby, 101 Anthony Wayne Trail, were elected to the council.

Myers re-elected, beats Zuppardo

November 9, 2011

Cridersville Mayor Lorali Myers will continue as the village’s top elected official as she was re-elected to serve another four-year term.
Myers received 335 votes, or 55.93 percent, while councilor Tony Zuppardo received 264 votes, or 49.43 percent, after unofficial election results were released Tuesday night.
“I am excited and privileged to serve the village for four more years,” Myers said. “I want to thank the residents for their support.”
Myers said she was pleased with the voter turnout, noting approximately 600 village residents took the time to go to the polls.

AP Source: Paterno to retire at end of season

November 9, 2011

UPDATED: 11:01 a.m.
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State football coach Joe Paterno will retire at the end of the season, his long and illustrious career brought down because he failed to do all he could about an allegation of child sex abuse against a former assistant.

"This is a tragedy," Paterno said. "It is one of the great sorrows of my life. With the benefit of hindsight, I wish I had done more."

FOOTBALL: Local playoff pairings

November 9, 2011

Wapakoneta vs. Trotwood-Madison
Friday, 7:30, at Piqua

Columbus St. Francis DeSales vs. Elida
Friday, 7:30, at Clyde

Genoa Area vs. Kenton
Saturday, 7, at BGSU

Versailles vs. Coldwater
Friday, 7:30, at Dayton

Del. St. John’s vs. Tiffin Calvert
Saturday, 3, at BGSU

Ada vs. Marion Local
Saturday, 7, at Lima Stadium

Fort Loramie vs. Minster
Saturday, 7, at Harmon Field

November 8th

Tight races, surprises mark election

November 8, 2011

One vote can make a difference.
In the closest vote Tuesday in Auglaize County, one vote separates incumbent Mayor William Rolston from his opponent, Marilyn Fleck, for Uniopolis mayor. Rolston garnered 44 votes, while Fleck collected 43.
In other contested races in eastern Auglaize County races, incumbent Cridersville Mayor Lorali Myers defeated challenger Tony Zuppardo, 335 to 264.
The two renewal levies in Cridersville also received voter support.

Wapak man arrested for thefts

November 8, 2011

A Wapakoneta man has been arrested in connection with thefts from the Beer & Wine Depot.
Wapakoneta Police Chief Russ Hunlock released information today that Jacob Day, 22, has been charged with two counts of breaking and entering, two counts of theft, and one count possession of criminal tools.
The arrest came as the result of investigations into two breaking and entering reports made at the Beer & Wine Depot, 804 Lima St., on Oct. 26 and Nov. 4.

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