Vol. 144 No. 66
Nancy Spencer, editorRay Geary, general managerDelphos Herald, Inc.Don Hemple, advertisingmanagerLori Goodwin Silette,
circulation managerThe Delphos Herald(USPS 1525 8000) is publisheddaily except Sundays, Tuesdaysand Holidays.The Delphos Herald is deliv-ered by carrier in Delphos for$1.48 per week. Same daydelivery outside of Delphos isdone through the post officefor Allen, Van Wert or PutnamCounties. Delivery outside of these counties is $110 per year.Entered in the post officein Delphos, Ohio 45833 asPeriodicals, postage paid atDelphos, Ohio. 405 North Main St.TELEPHONE 695-0015Office Hours8 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri.POSTMASTER:Send address changesto THE DELPHOS HERALD,405 N. Main St.Delphos, Ohio 45833
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ROM THE ARCHIVES
WEATHER FORECASTTri-countyAssociated PressTODAY
: Sunny. Highs inthe upper 60s. East windsaround 5 mph shifting to thesouth in the afternoon.
: Mostly clear.Lows in the mid 40s. Southwinds around 10 mph.
: Partly cloudyin the morning. Then most-ly cloudy with a 30 percentchance of showers in theafternoon. Highs in the lower70s. Southwest winds around10 mph.
:Cloudy with a 50 percentchance of showers throughmidnight. Then partly cloudyafter midnight. Lows in thelower 50s. Northeast winds 5to 10 mph.
: Mostly clear.Highs in the lower 70s. Lowsin the mid 40s.
:Mostly clear. Lows in thelower 50s.
Mildred T. “Mick”Pohl
July 21, 1928-Sept. 12, 2013
Mildred T. “Mick” Pohl,85, of Delphos, died at 3:25p.m. Thursday at St. Rita’sMedical Center.She was born July 21,1928, in Kalida, to Hermanand Anna (Kamphaus) Buss,who preceded her in death.She married Norbert Pohl,who also preceded her indeath.Survivors include threedaughters, Lenora (JamesC.) Kaska of Elizabeth City,N.C., Mary Jane (Gordon)Donnelly of Kenton andRosemary (Roger) Altmanof Findlay; seven grandchil-dren; 13 great-grandchildren;one great-great-grandchild;and a special nephew, August“Gus” Brinkman of Kalida.She was also precededin death by three brothers,Joseph, Harry and Leo Buss;seven sisters, Mary Kramer,Magdalena Schroeder,Veronica Drees, AgnesMeiering, Monica Weis,Rose Matthews and MarcellaGoedde; and a special friend,Robert Jones.She was the former ownerof the Short Stop.Mrs. Pohl was a memberof St. John the EvangelistCatholic Church.Mass of Christian burialwill be at 10 a.m. Mondayat St. John the EvangelistCatholic Church, with FatherSteve Schroeder officiating.Burial will be at ResurrectionCemetery.Visitation will be from 2-8p.m. Sunday at Harter andSchier Funeral Home. Therewill be a Parish Wake begin-ning at 7:30 p.m.Memorial contributionmay be made to DelphosSenior Citizen Center.To leave condolences forthe family, visit www. hart-erandschier.com.
Carol Mae Shobe
May 21, 1919-Sept. 13, 2013
Carol Mae Shobe, 94, of Delphos, died at 2:45 a.m.Friday in the Vancrest CareCenter in Delphos.She was born May 21, 1919,in Delphos, to Earl Wayne andHelen Carol Strohl Prine, whopreceded her in death.On March 31, 1938, shemarried Warren L. Shobe,who preceded her in death onMarch 8, 1993.She is survived by sixchildren, Maynard L. (Carol)Shobe of Delphos, ChesterL. (Glenda) Shobe of Ada,Sandra K. (James) Hirnof Spencerville, ThomasD. (Sharon) Shobe of Spencerville, Billy G. (Betty)Shobe of Delphos and PamelaL. (Michael) Carder of Delphos; 19 grandchildren; 32great-grandchildren; and 18great-great-grandchildren.She was preceded in deathby one grandchild and foursiblings, Rose Marie Seibert,Martha Alice Bendle, WayneE. Prine and Carl E. Prine.Mrs. Shobe was a home-maker, enjoyed crocheting,cooking and especially mak-ing noodles.She was a former memberof the Ida Rebekah Lodge #391and also the Northwest OhioField and Stream Association,both of Spencerville.Funeral services willbe at 10:30 a.m. Mondayin the Thomas E. Bayliff Funeral Home, with the Rev.Curtiss Randolph officiat-ing. Entombment will followin the Lima Memorial ParkMausoleum.Friends may call from 2-8p.m. Sunday at the funeralhome.Memorial contributionsmay be made to the AmericanCancer Society.Condolences may be sent firstname.lastname@example.org.Corn $4.59Wheat $6.12Soybeans $13.70A boy, Brayden Todd, wasborn Aug. 26 at St. Rita’sMedical Center to Amandaand Kyle Truman of Delphos.Grandparents are Garyand Donna Maas and Bill andRosanne “Cook” Truman of Delphos.ST. RITA’SA boy was born Sept. 12 toWhitney and Brian Clark of Delphos.At 9:15 p.m. Wednesday,Delphos Police were called to the700 block of Bank Street in refer-ence to a criminal damaging com-plaint at a residence in that area.Upon officers’ arrival, thevictim stated that someone hadcaused damage to the exterior of the residence.At 6:36 a.m. Thursday, policewere contacted by a resident of the 700 block of Euclid Street inreference to a subject known to thevictim violating a protection order.Upon officers’ meeting withthe victim, it was found the victimhad returned to the residence atwhich time the subject known toher entered her attached garageand attempted to make contactwith the her.Charges have been present-ed to the prosecutor’s office forreview and possible charges andwarrant issued on the subject.At 8:33 p.m. Tuesday, policewere called to the 500 block of South Main Street in reference toa breaking-and-entering complaintat a residence in that area.Upon officers’ arrival, thevictim stated that someone hadentered their garage and had takentwo air conditioners from inside.
ODOT releasesweekly road report
The following is a weeklyreport concerning construction andmaintenance work on state high-ways within the Ohio Departmentof Transportation District 1, whichincludes the counties of Allen,Defiance, Hancock, Hardin,Paulding, Putnam, Van Wert andWyandot. This report is issuedeach week beginning in April andcontinues through November.For the latest in statewide con-struction, visit www.ohgo.com.Please contact us at 419-999-6803with any information needs.
Construction andMaintenance ProjectsWeek of September 9, 2013I-75 Reconstruction Project
For the most recent informa-tion concerning the Interstate 75reconstruction project throughLima and Allen County, and thesafety upgrade of Ohio 117/309on Lima’s east side please visit:www.odotlima75.orgI-75 between Fourth Street andOhio 81 in Lima will have occa-sional nighttime lane restrictionsduring reconstruction of the exist-ing lanes of pavement, replace-ment of mainline bridges andreconstruction of the interchanges.Work began in March 2013 andwill continue through fall of 2015.Traffic is maintained two lanes ineach direction the majority of thetime. Lane restrictions generallyoccur from 7 p.m.-10 a.m. the fol-lowing morning.
Delphos St. John’sWeek of September 16-20
Monday: Popcorn chicken/roll, broccoli, romaine salad, pears,fresh fruit, milk.Tuesday: Coney dog/onions, carrots, romaine salad, peaches,fresh fruit, milk.Wednesday: Tenderloin sandwich, creamed rice, romaine salad,pineapple, fresh fruit, milk.Thursday: Pancakes and sausage, hash browns, romaine salad,orange juice, fresh fruit, milk.Friday: No school. Faculty inservice.—————
Delphos City Schools
Grab and go lunches are available every day and must beordered by 9 a.m.
Week of September 16-20
Monday: Cchicken fingers, bread and butter, green beans, fruit,milk.Tuesday: Turkey hot shot over potatoes, bread and butter, fruitcup, milk.Wednesday: Quesadilla, salsa and sour cream, romaien salad,fruit, milk.Thursday: Beef nachos w/cheese, breadstick, broccoli, fruit,milk.Friday: BBQ pork or deli sanwich, baby carrots, fruit, cookie,milk.—————
OttovilleWeek of September 16-20
Monday: Hot dog/chili dog, corn, romaine blend lettuce, pine-apple, milk.Tuesday: Chili soup with crackers, butter or peanut butter bread,carrot stix, applesauce cup, cookie, milk.Wednesday: Sausae link, tri tator, WG french toast stix, OJ,applesauce, milk.Thursday: Chicken patty, french fries, romaine blend lettuce,peaches, milk.Friday: Chicken fajita with cheese, lettuce and tomato, greenbeans, mandarine oranges, milk.—————
Fort Jennings Local Schools
Chocolate, white or strawberry milk served with all meals. Highschool - A la Carte pretzel and cheese every Friday. Additional fruitand vegetable daily for high school. Salad bar will be Wednesdayand pretzel and cheese on Fridays.
Week of September 16-20
Monday: Sloppy Jo sandwich, carrots, shape up, fruit.Tuesday: Spicy chicken strips, dinner roll, green beans, sherbet,fruit.Wednesday: Chicken gravy over mashed potatoes, peas, dinnerroll, fruit.Thursday: Spaghetti and meatsauce, breadstick, broccoli, fruit.Friday: Coney dog, baked beans, cookie, fruit.—————
Spencerville SchoolsWeek of September 16-20
Monday: Shredded chicken sandwich, steamed broccoli withcheese sauce, fresh veggie/carrots with dip, 100 percent juice, milk.Tuesday: Super nachos, salsa and sour cream, Mexican beanswith cheese, pears, milk.Wednesday: Grades K-4th: Cheese pizza, carrots and dip,applesauce, milk. Grades 5-12: Stuffed crust cheese pizza, greenbeans, carrots and dip, applesauce, milk.Thursday: Frenh toast, sausage pattie, smiley fries, apple slices,milk.Friday: Chicken and noodles, mashed potatoes/gravy, dinnerroll, fresh veggie and dip, applesauce, milk.—————
Lincolnview SchoolsWeek of September 16-20
Monday: Sloppy Joes/bun, peas, cherries, milk.Tuesday: Pepperoni pizza, salad/dressing, peach cobbler, appleslices, milk.Wednesday: Chicken nuggets, cauliflower/carrots/dip, breadand butter, pineapple, milk.Thursday: Fajitas/tortilla, refried beans, applesauce, tropicalfruit cup, milk.Friday: Shredded chicken/bun, roasted potatoes, grapes, milk.
One Year Ago
More than 500 people packed the entertainment tent in downtownDelphos Thursday evening for the 6th annual “Toast to the City.” Thisyear’s theme was “Little Town, BIG Country,” which lent to cowboyhats and boots galore. The evening opened with a buffet provided by11 area restaurants.
25 Years Ago – 1988
Discussing final plans for setup for “Firemen’s Fall Fest” atSpencerville were Greg Binkley, chairman of the street committee, andDan LaRochelle, chairman of Spencerville Youth Athletic Association.The annual event runs through midnight Saturday and is sponsored bythe Spencerville Invincible Fire Department.St. John’s knocked off Coldwater in Midwest Athletic Conferencevolleyball Tuesday 15-7, 11-15, 16-14. Betsy Wittler led the Jays going17 of 18 in serving with five aces. Lisa Sadler was 9 of 9 with two aces,Nikki Wellmann, 11 of 11, Anne Hohman, 12 of 15 with one ace, andDawn Geise, 5 of 5.
Dennis Lee, 69, of rural Spencerville, funeral ser-vices will be at 10 a.m. today at Church of Christ of AuglaizeCounty on St. Rt. 67 in Wapakoneta with Minister Patrick T.Powers officiating and military rites being conducted at thechurch by the Spencerville Veterans. Friends may call from9:30 a.m. today until services at the church. Memorials maybe made to the family. Thomas E. Bayliff Funeral Home inSpencerville is in charge of arrangements. Condolences maybe sent to email@example.com.
Oleta Marie, 88, of Delphos, funeral serviceswill be at 11 a.m. Monday at Harter and Schier Funeral Home,the Rev. Harry Tolhurst officiating. Burial will take placeat Walnut Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1-8 p.m.Sunday at Harter and Schier Funeral Home where an EasternStar service will follow at 8:15 p.m. Memorial contributionsmay be made to First United Presbyterian Church of Christ.To leave online condolences for the family, visit www.hart-erandschier.com.
William C. “Bill,” 83, of rural Elida, funeralservices will be at 1 p.m. today in the Zion United MethodistChurch, with Pastor Mark Fuerstenau officiating and burialto follow in the Hartford Cemetery. Friends may call afternoon today at the church. Memorials may be made to the ZionUnited Methodist Church of Spencerville EMS.