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Archive - Apr 2012

April 16th

Stimpson a unanimous pick to stay on NA board

April 16, 2012

    Michelle Stimpson has been chosen by the trustees of the three northern townships to serve a second term on the North Adams Board of Education.
    The announcement was made by Root Township Trustee Dan Bieberich.
    The other candidate was former board member Juan Gutierrez.
    In his notice, Bieberich said a third candidate was disqualified since the person did not live in the district, as required. He did not name the candidate.

‘Children of Eden’ is BHS spring musical selection

April 16, 2012

    Bellmont High School has announced that its 2012 spring musical production is “Children of Eden,” written by Stephen Schwartz and John Caird.
    The curtain opens for two performances in the Erekson Theatre on Saturday, May 5, at 7 p.m.; and on Sunday, May 6, at 4 p.m.  Reserved-seat tickets are $7 for adults and $6 for students and seniors. Reserved seats are in the lower sections of the theatre. General admission tickets are $6. General admission seats are in the two upper mezzanine areas.

Barbara J. Bolenbaugh

April 16, 2012

    Barbara J. Bolenbaugh, 65, of Decatur, died Saturday at her residence.
    Among survivors are her daughter, Amy (Scott) Ripley of Decatur, and son, Darwin Spaw of Decatur.
    She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter V. Bolenbaugh.
    Visitation will be from 10 a.m.-noon on Wednesday in Zwick and Jahn Funeral Home.Funeral services will be held at noon Wednesday.

Charles S. Schaffer

April 16, 2012

    Charles S. Schaffer, 84, of Decatur, passed away Saturday, April 14, 2012, at 1:07 p.m., in the Markle Health and Rehabilitation Center.
    He was born on July 14, 1927, in Adams County, to the late Carl and Myrtle (Baylor) Schaffer.
    He married Helen Ruth Plumb on March 25, 1950, in Decatur; she passed away on July 2, 2011.

April 15th

Jets take second at Southwood

April 16, 2012

    WABASH—Adams Central's Troy Tonner shattered the Southwood Relays record in the discus throw Friday night powering out a 160'0.5 toss and the Jets finished second overall in the team standings with 89.50 points behind Eastbrook's 105.
    Tonner did what he has been doing all season long in the discus and that is easily demolishing the rest of the field. The former record of the Southwood event was 159'1. Tonner's new record Friday night was almost an amazing 20 feet longer than the second place finisher.

April 13th

Sports schedule: 4/13-4/20

April 13, 2012

APRIL
    13: ADAMS CENTRAL-Track at Southwood Invitational, 5 p.m.; BELLMONT-Softball vs. Crestview, 5 p.m.
    14: ADAMS CENTRAL-Tennis at East Noble Invitational, 9 a.m.; SOUTH ADAMS-Golf at Brookwood Shootout, 9 a.m., Tennis at East Noble Invitational, 9 a.m.; Softball DH vs. Norwell, 11 a.m., Baseball DH at Cambridge City Tourney, 11:30 a.m.

South Side ace too much for Bellmont

April 13, 2012

    FT. WAYNE— The Braves ran into one of the best pitchers they will see all season against the South Side Archers and were blanked, 8-0 on Thursday night.
    Will Coursen-Carr, an IU-bound senior hurler, set down fifteen Braves en route to a complete game shutout of Bellmont.
    "Bellmont has hit us better than a lot of teams will this season," stated Matt Harmon, coach at South Side.

Bellmont gets 37 personal bests

April 13, 2012

    CELINA—An impressive showing by Bellmont track teams in a triangular meet Thursday night didn't result in wins but the Squaws shattered the school record book with four new standards while the Braves posted 37 season best efforts.

Change coming to food service at North Adams

April 13, 2012

    Changes are coming to the food service programs at North Adams Community Schools — from the removal of salt shakers from student lunch tables to a revamped cafeteria layout at Bellmont High School.

Wanda F. Hurless

April 13, 2012

    Wanda F. Hurless, 81 of Wren, Ohio, passed away Thursday, April 12, 2012, at the C.H.P. Inpatient Hospice Center, Van Wert, Ohio.
    Wanda retired from General Electric in Decatur.
    She was preceded in death by her husband, Gerald "Shag" Hurless.
    Visitation will be Sunday, April 15, from 1-6 p.m. at Cowan and Son Funeral Home, 616 S. Washington Street, Van Wert, Ohio. 

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