One Year Ago
• The Delphos Kiwanis Club held a meeting Oct. 5 at the Delphos Eagles to install new officers for the upcoming. Dennis Elwer presented officers pins to incoming President Howard Violet, Vice President Jamey Wisher, Treasurer Cindy Metzger and Secretary Janet Metzger.
25 Years Ago — 1987
• Delphos Republican Club annual dinner was held Monday at Jefferson Senior High School. More than 80 heard main speaker, Robert A. Taft II, explain changes he feels are important for Ohio. Taft’s father and grandfather, Robert A. Taft were United States Senators from Ohio. His great-grandfather, William Howard Taft, was the only person to serve as president of the United States and as chief justice of the United States Supreme Court.
• More than 35 members were present for the monthly meeting of the Rosary-Altar Society of the Ottoville Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. The session was conducted by President-elect Marilyn Calvelage. Lunch of cookies and coffee were served by Jane Schweller, Anna Odenweller, Julie Landin, Ruth Ricker and Stella Buettner.
• The Ottawa River Church of Christ in Rimer, will hold its homecoming Oct. 25. The homecoming will be combined with a 90th birthday celebration and retirement program for the Rev. Norman Greenawalt. Rev. Greenawalt has been a minister 62 years and served at Ottawa River Church 20 years.
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