|It was News Then|
|Thursday, February 14, 2013 2:02 PM|
One Year Ago
• Rhonda Wreede has recently graduated from Bowling Green University. She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Rodger Wreede of Delphos. While in college Rhonda completed her studies in the field of executive secretarial and received an associate degree in applied business.
• Holding the Ada Bulldogs to just 17 first half points Friday night, the Jefferson Wildcats stormed out to a 36-17 halftime lead then proceeded to slow things down during the second half, as they went on to post a 60-46 Northwest Conference win over visiting Ada. Leading scorer for the Wildcats was Jamey Grogg with 21 points. Jason Huysman added 16 points.
• Delphos St. John’s Junior High cagers defeated Lincolnview South Wednesday night 51-44, in the semi-finals of the Van Wert County Junior High tourney at Middle Point, to advance to the Saturday afternoon tourney finals. The St. John’s cagers were paced by Mike Manore, who led the scoring field with 22 points. Mike Clark contributed 11 to the local cause and Guy Huysman had 10 points.
• “Club Tuesday” members met Wednesday night at the home of Mrs. Donald Altenburger in Ottoville. In games played, honors went to Mrs. Ronald Kuhn and Mrs. Gary Myers. At the close of the evening, Mrs. Altenburger served refreshments in keeping with the Valentine season theme. The next meeting will be March 12 at the home of Mrs. James Falke.
• A group of sportsmen in Delphos and vicinity headed by F. P. Linder are doing their share in restocking the fields in this area with rabbits and pheasants. Thirty-eight Missouri rabbits were distributed by farmers in this community on Saturday. Thirty-two pheasants have been placed in fields near Delphos and eight cock birds are being held and will be released soon.
• An impressive candlelight service, given under the auspices of the members of the Christian Endeavor Society, was conducted at the Presbyterian Church Sunday evening. Preceding the service there was a fifteen-minute prelude played by Mary Sneary, pianist. Margaret Furrell presented a reading and prayer was led by Robert Gee. Betty Jane Lloyd is president of the Christian Endeavor Society.