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December 19th

Carroll @ Bellmont, wrestling webcast

December 19, 2013

    Tonight the Braves welcome NHC rival Carroll to the mat for a conference showdown that will have a lot to show for who may be crowned champion later this season. The pre-game show will begin approximately 15 minutes before the varsity match is set to begin (~ 7:15 p.m.). 

   To view the match, click the link below, then log in with a username and password. The service is free so tell your friends and relatives they don't have to miss out on any Bellmont wrestling action tonight!

 

Dorothy F. Jauregui

December 19, 2013

    Dorothy F. Jauregui, 89, Ossian, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013, at Lutheran Hospital.
    She was born Nov. 1, 1924, in Fort Wayne, to the late George and Henrietta (Gleich) Williams.
    She retired from General Electric after 15 years of service. She was a member of St. Aloysius Catholic Church. 

Maurice E. Miller

December 19, 2013

    Maurice Edward Miller, 93, Berne, died Dec.18, 2013, at Swiss Village.
    He was born April 10, 1920, in Adams County to the late Joseph Leroy and Hazel Mae Davies Miller. He married Edith Elizabeth Habegger April 20, 1941; she preceded him in death in 2012.

Street dept. garage demo cost below estimate

December 19, 2013

    Not only does the site of the former dilapidated street department garage near the city police station look a whole lot better, according to Councilman Ken Meyer, who resides near the area, but the city realized a cost savings of approximately $23,000 on the project, city council learned at its meeting on Tuesday night.

Postmaster asks for public’s help during heavy snows

December 19, 2013

“Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow” seemed to be the theme song for most of Indiana earlier this week. The worst is over, for now, but there is surely more to come, and the postmaster of the Decatur branch office of the U.S. Postal Service is asking customers to help letter carriers deliver the holiday mail safely by clearing snow and ice from sidewalks, stairs and mailboxes. 

SNOW GRAZING

December 19, 2013

Their pasture may have been covered in snow, but these two horses along the Indiana-Ohio state line didn’t seem to mind late Wednesday afternoon. The equines actually seemed to enjoy foraging through the white stuff.
Photo by J Swygart

 

December 18th

Garrett trumps Braves late, 45-42; McCoy drops 23

December 19, 2013

    Garrett center Matt Singleton blocked a shot and sank a pair of free throws late in the fourth quarter to steal a win at the Teepee against Bellmont Wednesday night 45-42.
    Bellmont, 1-2 on the year, defeated Whitko on December 7 but after the Heritage game was cancelled Saturday, the Braves have had a week and a half to stew before getting on the hardwood competitively.

Garrett @ Bellmont, boys basketball webcast

December 18, 2013

   Tonight the Braves play host to another ACAC team in the Garrett Railroaders beginning with the JV contest at 6 p.m. The broadcast of the game will begin with a pre-game show at approximately 7:15. To view the broadcast, simply click on the link below, then log in with a username and password. The gamecast is free to view so enjoy the game and go Braves!

 

https://new.livestream.com/accounts/2267246/events/2628843?help=true

Pigskin Picks, week 15

December 18, 2013

    This week in Pigskin Picks we shall dub the "week of the upsets" as no bracket except for one had anything less than three mistakes and a majority of the entries missed at least five games. Sal Jauregui missed only two and is this week's winner, while the tie-break score was just 23 points between the Seahawks and Giants. Kris McGill was second place missing three with a score of 36. 

Kathleen Bauman

December 18, 2013

    Kathleen “Kathy” Bauman, 58, Geneva, passed away at 9:09 p.m. Monday, Dec. 16, 2013, at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne.
     Kathy was born Oct. 12, 1955, in Bluffton to the late Ralph J. and Harriet “Betty” (Stogdill) McFarren. 
    She graduated from Bluffton High School with the class of 1974. 

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