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Vol. 141 No. 266
Nancy Spencer, editorRay Geary, general manager,Delphos Herald Inc.Don Hemple, advertising managerTiffany Brantley
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At 10:30 a.m. on Friday,Delphos police served an arrestwarrant issued out of Lima onJenni Carman, 24, of Delphos.Reports indicate that thewarrant was issued due to fail-ing to appear in court.While speaking to subjectsat the residence, officers alsofound Brian Springer, 28, of Delphos had an active arrestwarrant issued out of AllenCounty Common Pleas Court.Both Carman and Springerwere taken into custody andturned over to deputies fromthe Allen County Sheriff’sDepartment.At 1:34 a.m. on Friday,Delphos police were called tothe 700 block of Bank Streetin reference to an assault com-plaint.Upon officers’ arrival, thecomplainant stated a subjectvisiting the residence hadassaulted them when theywere asked to leave.Upon speaking to witness-es at the residence, officerswere unable to determine theprimary physical aggressor inthe matter.A copy of the report will beforwarded to the prosecutor’soffice for review and possiblecharges.At 11:56 a.m. on Fridaywhile on routine patrol in the 200block of King Street, Delphospolice came into contact withRoy Watts, 47, of Van Wert,at which time it was found thatWatts was operating a motorvehicle while having his driv-ing privileges suspended.Watts was cited into VanWert Municipal Court on thecharge.At 1:03 p.m. on Friday,Delphos police were called toa business in the 1100 blockof Elida Avenue in referenceto an assault complaint.Upon speaking with the vic-tim, it was found an altercationbetween subjects had occurredin the parking lot in that areaat which time the victim wasstruck while attempting to stopthe altercation.
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Showers andthunderstorms. Some thun-derstorms may produceHeavy rainfall. Lows inthe mid 50s. South winds 5 to15 mph withgusts up to 25 mph. Chanceof rain 90 percent.
Showerslikely and chance of thunder-storms in the morning, thenshowers and thunderstormslikely in the afternoon.Warmer. Highs in the mid70s. South winds 15 to 25mph with gusts up to 35 mph.Chance of rain 70 percent.
Increasing clouds. Showersand thunderstorms likely.Lows in the mid 50s. Southwinds 10 to 15 mph withgusts up to 25 mph. Chanceof rain 60 percent.
Showerslikely and chance of thunder-storms. Highs in the upper60s. Southwest winds 5 to15 mph. Chance of rain 70percent.At 5:42 p.m. on Friday,a collision occurred whentwo cars failed to maintain areasonable distance behind athird, stopped car.Christopher J. Will, 16, of Delphos, was headed east-bound in the 200 block of West Fifth Street when hecame to a stop while wait-ing for a car to turn. Scott A.Klausing, 17, of Delphos, wasfollowing behind Will andfailed to maintain reasonabledistance, rear-ending Will’svehicle. Sean P. Flanagan, 16,of Delphos, was followingtoo closely behind Klausing,resulting in a second rear-endcollision.There were no injuries andmoderate damage to all threevehicles.Klausing and Flanaganwere cited for assured cleardistance ahead violations.
Gary Gene,69, of Lima, funeral ser-vices will begin at 11 a.m.Tuesday at Shawnee ChapelChiles-Laman Funeral Home,the Rev. Ruth Solo offici-ating. Burial will follow atWoodlawn Cemetery, Lima.Visitation will be from 2-8p.m. today at the funeralhome, as well as one hourprior to the funeral Tuesday.Memorial contributions are todonor’s choice.At 11:50 a.m. on Saturday,Delphos police were calledto the 800 block of Suthoff Street in reference to a crimi-nal damaging complaint.Upon officers’ arrival, thecomplainant stated a vehicleparked at a residence in that areahad the windshield broken.At 2:37 p.m. on Saturday,Delphos police were calledto the 700 block of East FifthStreet in reference to a domes-tic violence complaint. Uponofficers arrival the victim stat-ed that a family or householdmember had caused physicalharm to the victim and hadleft the residence prior to offi-cers arrival.At 12:29 p.m. on Sunday,Delphos police were calledto the 400 block of WestThird Street in reference to adomestic violence complaint.Upon officers’ arrival thevictim stated that a family orhousehold member had causedphysical harm to the victim andhad left the residence prior toofficers arrival. Both victimsrefused to pursue charges onthe family or household mem-bers in the matters. A copy of both reports were forwardedto the prosecutor’s office forpossible charges.At 2:14 p.m. on Friday,Delphos police were called tothe 100 block of South ClayStreet in reference to a crimi-nal damaging complaint.Upon officers’ arrival, thevictim stated someone hadcaused damage to a motorvehicle parked at a residencein that area.At 7:49 p.m. on Saturday,Delphos police were called toWaterworks Park in referenceto an assault complaint.Upon officers’ arrival, thevictim stated that a subjectknown to the victim assaultedthem by striking the victim inthe face.At 3:14 a.m. Sunday,Delphos Police were calledto the 700 block of ClimeStreet in reference to a theftcomplaint.Upon officers’ arrival, thevictim stated she was at abusiness in that area at whichtime the victim parked a vehi-cle at approximately 8 p.m.When the victim returned tothe vehicle around 2:30 a.m.,it was found someone hadtaken the vehicle.Reports indicate the vehi-cle is a 2004 2-door DodgeStratus, black in color withOhio license plate EDX2842.At 2:51 p.m. on Saturday,Delphos police were called toa business in the 1000 block of Elida Avenue in reference toa telephone harassment com-plaint.Upon officers’ arrival, themanager of the business statedseveral telephone calls froma subject had been receivedand the subject making thecalls refuses to stop calling thebusiness.The report was forward-ed to the prosecutor’s officefor review and approval of charges.
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Apl 12, 1932 - Apl 23, 2011
Lenore C. “Norie” Hemker,79, of Delphos, died at 8:30a.m. Saturday at her resi-dence.She was born on April 12,1932, in Delphos to Henryand Rosa (Kroeger) Rode.On June 11, 1955, she mar-ried William S. Hemker, whosurvives in Delphos.Survivors also include threesons, Steve (Lois) Hemkerof Landeck, Dale (Brenda)Hemker of Delphos and John(Laurie) Hemker of Kansas;a daughter, Amy (Steve)Warnecke of Delphos; a sis-ter, Alice (Tom) Kavermanof Fryburg; brothers Ralph(Maureen) Rode of Gomer,Arnie (Mary Ann) Rode of Ottoville and Melvin Rode of Delphos; and eight grandchil-dren, Mike and Dan Hemker,Craig (Lainy) Warnecke,Jenny (Jason) Bockey, TriciaWarnecke, Adam, Olivia andChloe Hemker; two stepgrand-children, Keith (Stacey)Kramer and Mike (Nicole)Kramer; and five stepgreat-grandchildren, Brittany,Samantha and Allison Kramerand Natalie and Ian Kramer.She was preceded in deathby both parents and a sister-in-law, Marilyn Rode.Mrs. Hemker retired fromHuffy Manufacturing. Shewas a member of St. John theEvangelist Catholic Church,Delphos Eagles Auxiliary andthe Delphos VFW Auxiliary.She loved gardening andflowers.Funeral services will beginat 11 a.m. on Tuesday at St.John the Evangelist CatholicChurch, the Rev. MelvinVerhoff officiating. Burialwill follow at St. John’sCeremony.Visitation will be from 2-4and 6-8 p.m. today at Harterand Schier Funeral Home,where a parish wake begins at7:30 p.m.Memorial contributionsmay be made to St. John’sParish Foundation or theDelphos Public Library.
Apl 21, 1920 - Apl 21, 2011
Margaret Dorthea EliasLloyd Renner, 91, of Gomerdied at 5:58 p.m. Thursday atSt. Rita’s Medical Center.She was born on April 21,1920, in Gomer to WatkinReese and Catherine Prudence(James) Lloyd, both of whomwere immigrants from Wales.On May 23, 1974, she wasmarried to Orman Renner,who died on Jan. 28, 2003.Surviving are two step-daughters, Linda (JohnDavid) Whittington and JillRenner; three stepgrandchil-dren, Jerrod Renner, Cynthia(Scott) Neubert, Traci (Bart)Wheeler; nephew Duane VanDemark; nieces Helen (Gene)Morris and Eva Kinstle andnumerous great nephews andnieces and additional family.She was also preceded indeath by brother Ellis Lloyd;two sisters, Eva Lloyd andAnna Van Demark; and step-son-in-law Allan Renner.Mrs. Renner had workedat Westinghouse in account-ing for six years and spent 47years in California, where shewas a pioneer for women inlaw enforcement. She retiredas a police officer for theCity of San Fernando after25 years. She was a mem-ber of Gomer United Churchof Christ and a graduate of UCLA and did graduate workat USC.Funeral services were at1 p.m. Margaret Renner atHarter and Schier FuneralHome, Reverend DavidHowell officiating. Burial fol-lowed at Tawalfen Cemeteryin Gomer.Memorial contributionsmay be made to NorthwestOhio Welsh Society or charityof donor’s choice.
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Victims refuse to press chargesin domestic violence cases
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Students can pick up theirawards in their school offices.St. John’s Scholar of theDay is BaileyKill.CongratulationsBailey!Jefferson’s Scholar of the Dayis AlexandriaRostorfer.CongratulationsAlexandria!
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High temperature Sundayin Delphos was 59 degrees,low was 51. Weekend rainfallwas recorded at .22 inch. Higha year ago today was 68, lowwas 55. Record high for todayis 86, set in 1994. Record lowis 24, set in 1967.
More than $6 billion worth of gold is held in the undergroundvaults of Fort Knox in Kentucky.This is the largest amount of goldstored anywhere in the world.