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John Edwards
charged in
15th Olympic try
felony indictment BY MIKE FORD
and NEDRA PICKLER ELIDA — Many seniors
The Associated Press experience achy joints and mus-
cles. For those who compete in
RALEIGH, N.C. — A the Lima Area Senior Olympics,
federal grand jury charged though, keeping joints limber is
two-time presidential candi- the name of the game.
date John Edwards today with One such competitor is Paul
soliciting and covering up Lawrence of rural Elida. In his
the secret spending of more 15th year of competition, he
than $925,000 to hide his competes in table tennis, race
mistress and their baby dur- walking, bocci and shuffleboard.
ing the peak of his 2008 cam- Stacy Taff photo
He jokes that he competes just to
paign for the White House.
The grand jury’s indict-
Farmers finally get in fields hold death at bay.
“I started when I was 62 and
ment in the case of USA Area farmers are taking advantage of dry weather over the past several days I’m 76 now. My main thing is
v. Johnny Reid Edwards to prepare and plant their fields. May’s nearly 8 inches of rain prevented many table tennis and race walking.
contained six counts, includ- farmers from getting in the fields during normal planting time.
ing conspiracy, four counts See OLYMPICS, page 2 Lawrence

Schmit prepares for

of receiving illegal cam-
paign contributions and one
count of false statements.

first Senior Olympics

The indictment said the
payments were a scheme
to protect Edwards’ White
House ambitions. “A
centerpiece of Edwards’
candidacy was his public
image as a devoted family “I used to swim
man,” the indictment said.
“Edwards knew that public
once a week
revelation of the affair and with my dad but
the pregnancy would destroy
his candidacy by, among
I’m not ready
other things, undermining for competition.
Edwards’ presentation of
himself as a family man and
Frank (Vasquez)
by forcing his campaign to is making me do
divert personnel and resourc-
es away from other cam-
it; he needs some-
paign activities to respond to Schmit one to swim laps
criticism and media scrutiny
regarding the affair and preg-
BY MIKE FORD around. ... He’s
nancy,” the indictment added. just so enthu-
DELPHOS — Persons get
The indictment and an
arrest warrant were filed in involved in new ventures for siastic — he’d Staff photos
many reasons. One may need probably hold
Greensboro, N.C., which is
in the district where his cam-to “spice things up” or per-
me under water St. John’s students on summer break
paign was headquartered. haps the added adventure is
Edwards, 58, was sched- embarked upon because some- until I said yes if Above: St. John’s Elementary School students stream out of the school Thursday
afternoon ready for summer break. St. John’s students added an extra day to their
one might have threatened to
uled to make an initial
appearance this afternoon hold them under water. it came to that.” schedule after taking a day in December for state tournament. Below: St. John’s
A new competitive swim- eighth-graders file into St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church Thursday evening for
before U.S. Magistrate their graduation Mass.
Judge Patrick Auld in mer to this year’s Lima Area
Senior Olympics is Delphos’ — Dr. Nicholas Schmit
Winston-Salem, N.C.
own Dr. Nicholas Schmit. He
says he’s diving in because of enter the competition if Frank
Sports another local competitor.
“This is my first year of
weren’t making me. He’s just
so enthusiastic — he’d prob-
competitive swimming and ably hold me under water
Basketball camps still I’m doing it because of Frank until I said yes if it came to
taking aps Vasquez. He always encour- that.”
The St. John’s and ages others to get active; I The doctor encourages
Jefferson June basketball run into him from time to seniors to get out and get
camps remain open. time and he has been working active.
Applications for the St. on me for a year and a half “The senior center in Lima
John’s girls/boys camps, run- to enter. So, I finally broke is a great place with the pool
ning June 13-16 under the down and will do it because and the gym. They have great
direction of Aaron Elwer, are of him — not because of any programs and great facilities
available in the high school skill I have,” he said. “I used that are under-utilized. It’s a
(419-692-5371)/grade school to swim once a week with really great thing for seniors;
(419-692-8561) offices and my dad but I’m not ready for there aren’t many people out
must be returned by Tuesday. competition. Frank is making there who wouldn’t benefit
Aps for the 7th annual me do it; he needs someone from some form of exercise
Wildcat Summer Basketball to swim laps around. I swim their doctor finds permissible.
Camp under the direction of for exercise and am having There are all kinds of things
Marc Smith (419 615-7233) fun with it. Frank’s a good available and anything helps.
are available at Franklin teacher — I’m picking up It’s good for the body and
and Landeck elementaries pointers and will continue good for the mind,” he con-
and the middle school. to improve but I wouldn’t cluded.
Last call for DSA regis-
On-line registrations
for the Delphos Soccer
Association’s fall season

continue through this week at

Partly cloudy
with 30 per-
cent chance
of showers,
storms. High
in upper 80s. See page 2.
Obituaries 2
State/Local 3
Politics 4
Community 5
Sports 6
Church 7 2011
Classifieds 8
Landeck lets out for summer State
Stacy Taff photo
Television 9
World briefs 10
Landeck Elementary School students spent an extra day in the classroom this year Qualifier
due to a flooded basement earlier this spring. Students were eager to start their summer
break on Thursday. High Jump
2 – The Herald Friday, June 3, 2011

For The Record

Mladic calls genocide WEATHER OBITUARY The Delphos
charges ‘obnoxious’ Herald
Associated Press Vol. 141 No. 299
Nancy Spencer, editor
TONIGHT: Partly cloudy. Ray Geary, general manager
THE HAGUE, Netherlands words.”
(AP) — Ratko Mladic, frail “I would like Orie scheduled a new hear-
Lows in the lower 60s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
Delphos Herald, Inc.
Don Hemple,
but defiant after 16 years on
the run, made his first appear- to read these ing for July 4. If Mladic again
refuses to plead to the charges,
SATURDAY: Partly advertising manager
ance before U.N. judges and obnoxious charg- judges will file “not guilty”
cloudy with a chance of show-
ers and thunderstorms. Highs
Tiffany Brantley,
circulation manager
his victims Friday, dismiss-
ing a long list of charges of es leveled against pleas on his behalf.
Mladic’s trial, which is
in the upper 80s. Southwest
The Daily Herald (USPS 1525
genocide, mass murder and me. I need more likely to last several years,
winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance
of rain 30 percent. 8000) is published daily except
persecution as “obnoxious”
and “monstrous words” that than a month is one of the most important
since the tribunal was formed
Sundays and Holidays.
By carrier in Delphos and
had nothing to do with what for these mon- in 1993 while the war was still
Mostly cloudy with a chance
of showers and thunderstorms.
area towns, or by rural motor
Lows in the mid 60s. Northwest Ruth Ann H. Schuller
route where available $2.09 per
he called the defense of his
nation. strous words. I in progress. Since Karadzic’s
arrest in 2008, the former mili- week. By mail in Allen, Van
winds around 10 mph. Chance Dec. 14, 1942-May 31, 2011
The capture and trial of the have never heard tary leader of Bosnia’s Serbs of rain 30 percent. Ruth Ann H. Schuller, 68,
Wert, or Putnam County, $105
per year. Outside these counties
Bosnian Serb wartime com-
mander closes the bloodiest such words.” stood alone as the most want-
ed man in Europe. One fugi- EXTENDED FORECAST residence.
of Ottawa died Tuesday at her $119 per year.
Entered in the post office
chapter in European history tive remains at large, Goran SUNDAY-WEDNES- She was born Dec. 14, in Delphos, Ohio 45833 as
since World War II and is near- — Ratko Mladic Hadzic, leader of the rebel Periodicals, postage paid at
DAY: Partly cloudy. Highs 1942, in Ottoville to George
ly the final act of the Yugoslav Serbs in Croatia. in the lower 80s. Lows in the and Gertrude (Fischer) Miller,
Delphos, Ohio.
tribunal, a court that launched “Monster man. Butcher,” Wearing a peaked cap, he No mail subscriptions will be
rape victim Bakira Hasecic lower 60s. who preceded her in death. accepted in towns or villages
a renewed era of international saluted with his left hand to WEDNESDAY NIGHT, She had been married to
justice after the Nuremberg tri- shouted from the public gal- the gallery as a curtain obscur- where The Daily Herald paper
lery as the hearing ended and THURSDAY: Partly cloudy. Arthur J. Schuller of Arcadia. carriers or motor routes provide
als of Nazis war criminals. ing the courtroom was raised. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in Survivors include chil- daily home delivery for $2.09
Together with his for- Mladic struggled to his feet. Two U.N. guards lifted him
She was few feets away from the upper 80s. dren Brad (Kristie) Schuller per week.
mer political boss Radovan to his feet when the judges of Crystal Lake, Ill., and 405 North Main St.
Karadzic, Mladic is accused him but separated by a sound- entered the courtroom, and he
Jennifer (John Jr.) Yankanich TELEPHONE 695-0015
of orchestrating a four-year proof glass partition. saluted them as well. With his Office Hours
Mladic told the three-judge of Ambler, Pa.; 5 grandchil-
war for Serbian domination right arm apparently impaired, dren Nicholas Schuller, Sharry 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri.
in Bosnia that cost 100,000 panel he was “a gravely ill a guard had to help him put GEHRES, Richard W., Schuller, Katerina Yankanich, POSTMASTER:
lives and climaxed with the man,” but he remained alert earphones over his head to 85, of Van Wert, funeral John Yankanich III and Send address changes
July 1995 massacre of 8,000 throughout the hearing, nod- hear the Serbian translation. services will begin at 10:30 Alexandra Yankanich; a broth- to THE DAILY HERALD,
Muslim men and boys in the ding or shaking his head as His speech was slow and a.m. Saturday at St. Paul’s er, Kenneth (Dorothy) Miller 405 N. Main St.
the Orie spoke. But at times Delphos, Ohio 45833
U.N.-declared safe zone of slightly slurred. Reformed Church in America, of Ottoville; three sisters,
Srebrenica. he seemed confused by the “I don’t want to be helped Harrison Township, the Rev. Elizabeth Knott of Columbus
Karadzic’s 18-month-
old trial continued just a few
steps away from the court-
proceedings, and said he had
been unable to read the thick
file of legal documents he was
to walk as if I were some blind
cripple. If I want help, I’ll ask
for it,” he said.
Chad Strabbing officiating. Grove, June (Donald) Korte
Burial will be in Evangelical of Delphos and Vivian (Bob)
Protestant Cemetery, Harrison Schimmoeller of Oak Harbor;
handed after his extradition to (Continued from page 1)
room where Mladic was seen His family said after his Township, with military and a sister-in-law: Jill Miller
in public for the first time in U.N. custody in The Hague arrest last week that he had graveside rites conducted of Ottoville.
from Serbia on Tuesday. That has been my main thing
more than a decade. suffered two strokes during his by the Willshire American She was also preceded in ever since I started. Basically,
Mladic declined to enter “I would like to read these years in hiding. He was given Legion. Friends may call death by a brother, Walter
obnoxious charges leveled I do it to keep myself alive.
formal pleas to the 11-count a medical examination after from 2-8 p.m. today at Miller; and a brother-in-law, That’s why I started to begin
indictment, but admitted no against me,” he said after Orie his transfer to the U.N. deten- Cowan & Son Funeral Home, Arthur Knott.
read a summary of the 38-page with and that’s basically, my
culpability. “I defended my tion unit at the seaside suburb Van Wert, and one hour Mrs. Schuller was a home- reason, although, I do like table
country and my people,” he indictment. “I need more than of Scheveningen, and doctors prior to services Saturday at maker. She was a member of
a month for these monstrous tennis and race walking,” he
said before he was cut short by declared him healthy enough the Church. In lieu of flow- Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic said. “The other things are just
president judge Alphons Orie. words. I have never heard such to appear for his arraignment. ers, preferred memorials are Church, Ottawa, Catholic for fun — bocci, horseshoes
to the Riley’s Children’s Ladies of Columbia and
GOT A SPORTS POLICE REPORT Hospital, Indianapolis, or St. Ottawa VFW Auxiliary. She
Paul’s Reformed Church in enjoyed baking cookies and
and shuffleboard. In my first
year, I just did table tennis and
race walking. Then, I sat in on
STORY? Resident reports Resident reports America. making chicken noodles. She other things like shuffleboard;
always touched the lives of I sat in and watched them for
CALL JIM tires cut phone harassment FISCHER, Gertrude P., 82, everyone she met.
of Delphos, Mass of Christian Mass of Christian Burial
a few years and got into it,”
he said.
METCALFE, At 9:03 a.m. on Thursday, At 10:51 a.m. on Thursday, burial will begin at 10:30 will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday This year’s competition is
Sports Editor, Delphos police were called Delphos police were contact- a.m. Saturday at St. John the at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic
to the 600 block of Wayne not a qualifying year for state.
ed by a subject in reference to Evangelist Catholic Church, Church, the Rev. Matt Jozefiak However, Lawrence has been
419-695-0015 Street in reference to a crimi- a telephone harassment com- the Rev. Melvin Verhoff offi- officiating. Burial will fol- to the state games in the past.
nal damaging complaint. plaint. ciating. Burial will be in St. low in St. Mary’s Cemetery,
Upon officers’ arrival, the “I competed at state in table
Van Wert Cinemas Upon speaking with the John’s Cemetery. Friends may Ottoville. tennis and race walking. I
victim stated that sometime subject, it was found that a call from 2 to 8 p.m. today Friends may call from 2-8
June 3 thru June 9
overnight someone had cut earned gold and silver but I’m
family or household member at Harter and Schier Funeral p.m. today at Love Funeral not the greatest — I’m in about
holes in all four of the vic- was sending text messages Home in Delphos, where a Home, Ottawa, where there
tim’s car tires. the middle. There aren’t a lot of
to the complainant and they parish wake will be observed will be a CL of C Rosary at people who race walk, so I have
Police arrest wished them to stop. at 7:30 p.m. Memorial con- 7 p.m. and a VFW Auxiliary
tributions may be made to service will begin at 7:30
those medals there,” he said.
Lawrence qualified for
man on warrant Man faces tres-
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Friday June 3rd
thru Tuesday June 7th
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With some 792,000 jobs President Obama and I recent-
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Had GM and
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Brown Prior to the auto
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Health Department used last cars and trucks. Cars like the next fall would have been in Chrysler’s Jeep Wrangler
year to follow up on alleged General Motors’ Chevy Cruze the supply chain that also sup- were made in America.
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The Blade reported Friday aren’t just assembled in Ohio; auto. Since Ohio is one of the Jeep Wrangler is American-
that the proposed state budget they’re also made with parts country’s largest manufactur- made.
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POLITICS “It is best to act with confidence, no matter how little right you have to it.”
—Lillian Hellman, American playwright (1905-1984)

Debt fight continues

despite Wall St. warning
By DAVID ESPO and a default crisis, and we’re report to put pressure on
LAURIE KELLMAN going to reach agreement on Republicans.
Associated Press our long-term fiscal plan.” “He used that to say,
GOP freshmen leaving ‘Guys, we’ve got to do some-
WASHINGTON — Facing that meeting said that though thing about the debt ceiling
a dire warning from a credit the session with Geithner was crisis,”’ said Rep. Joe Walsh,
rating agency, the Obama cordial, they were mystified R-Ill. “The feeling in the
administration lobbied some that he emerged expressing room was, ‘No, we’ve got to
of Congress’ most conserva- optimism because no new do something about the debt
tive members today for an ground was broken. crisis”’ — a reference to the
increase in the nation’s debt “That’s what this admin- GOP’s belief that the more
limit. Republicans responded istration does,” said Rep. Jeff important issue is reducing
that the surest way to reas- Landry, R-La. “They dream the debt.
sure financial markets was to it, so they believe it.” A lower credit rating could
enact deep deficit cuts. Geithner’s meeting with ripple through the U.S. econ-
At the White House, the freshmen had been omy in the form of higher
President Barack Obama told planned in advance but interest rates, hurting con-
Democrats he expected talks occurred after Moody’s sumers still trying to recover
led by Vice President Joe Investors Service said that from the worst recession in
Biden to achieve only about if the parties fail to make decades.
Earlier today, House
Afghanistan 60 to 70 percent of the reduc- progress soon, it would put


tions required as part of the the U.S. rating under review Democrats emerged from a

withdrawal must deal, officials said, leaving for a possible downgrade. It White House meeting with
him and top lawmakers to cited a “very small but rising Obama sounding as if they
not risk progress agree on the rest. The Biden risk” that the government will were at loggerheads with the
One Year Ago talks are aimed at produc- default on its debts. GOP over debt reduction.
• Several commercial properties in downtown Delphos ing a bipartisan debt-cutting Standard & Poor’s, anoth- Democrats and the presi-
are being renovated by John Lehmkuhle, who is in the WASHINGTON (AP) — dent agreed that higher rev-
As the Obama administration package that could accom- er major credit rating agency,
process of acquiring several of the buildings. His inten- pany a boost in the govern- issued a similar warning in enues need to be part of a bal-
tion is to restore the facilities and lease them out for addi- awaits the Pentagon’s recom- anced debt-reduction pack-
mendation on troop cuts in ment’s ability to borrow more April.
tional local businesses. Details are yet to be finalized but money. Moody’s also warned the age, said Democratic officials
Lehmkuhle is interested in turning one of the areas into Afghanistan, military leaders with knowledge of the meet-
said Thursday that the reduc- Treasury Secretary Tim government could face a
a rental space for private gatherings or for jazz and blues Geithner has told Congress downgrade if it fails to come ing. Officials spoke on condi-
performances. tion must not jeopardize the tion of anonymity to discuss
progress made in securing that without an increase in up with a long-term plan to
the $14.3 trillion debt limit reduce the country’s deficit. the private meeting.
25 Years Ago — 1986 the country in the past year. Republicans oppose tax
The top commander in by Aug. 2, the government The federal budget deficit is
• Construction continues on facilities for an auto- will be forced into its first- on pace to exceed $1 trillion increases. Some GOP fresh-
matic teller machine at Toledo Trust, 202 N. Main St. Afghanistan, Gen. David man who attended the meet-
Petraeus, has not yet made ever default, with potentially for the third straight year.
The National Cash Register machine called a Vistabanc ing with Geithner said he
his recommendation on the catastrophic results for the Republicans seized
will offer 24-hour service and can be operated with a stated that the administration
economy. instantly on the statement.
Vistabanc card of Visa and Mastercard. Bank branch widely expected withdrawal wants higher taxes on the rich
Geithner spent part of his “If we don’t get our fiscal as part of a debt-cutting plan.
manager William Kill said the automatic teller should be of troops from Afghanistan. day meeting privately with house in order, the markets
operational by the end of June. But it will come in the next House Minority Leader
freshmen House members, will do it for us,” Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., said.
• Delphos Bass Club held its second tournament of the few weeks and move rapidly mostly Republicans elected John Boehner, R-Ohio, said
year at Indian Lake. The winners were first place, Arnold after that, the chairman of House Minority Leader
last fall with tea party support at a news conference, a point Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif.,
Osting with 153 points; second place, Rick Baker with 93 the Joint Chiefs of Staff said and among the most commit- that other Republicans echoed
points; and third place, Kevin Osting with 49 points. Baker Thursday. pressed Obama to avoid any
ted to cutting spending. as the day went on. deal that would result in reduc-
also had a big bass weighing two pounds. Adm. Mike Mullen “I’m confident two things One freshman who attend-
• The Lincolnview High School awards program was warned that while no one tions in Medicare benefits,
are going to happen this ed the meeting with Geithner according to a Democratic
held recently in the high school gym. Awards were pre- knows yet how deep the ini- summer,” he said afterward. said the treasury secretary
tial cut will be, it must not official familiar with today’s
sented by the high school faculty and administration. Top “One is we’re going to avoid tried citing the Moody’s
erode the gains troops have White House meeting.

Republicans still wrangling over oil spill

senior honor students were Maureen Blankemeyer and
Kelly Ainsworth. made.
The No. 2 U.S. command-
50 Years Ago — 1961 er in Afghanistan, Lt. Gen. By JIM ABRAMS wake of the Exxon Valdez 500 feet. The moratorium was
• Rev. Don R. Yocum, pastor of Trinity Methodist David Rodriguez, said there Associated Press disaster, for guidance on how lifted in October, but critics
Church, Ralph Mericle, lay delegate, their wives and should not be a drawdown to respond to the crisis. say the granting of drilling
Mrs. And Mrs. Fred Allemeier of Delphos will attend so rapid that it outpaces the WASHINGTON — More The OPA holds the respon- permits has been too slow
the twenty-third session of the Ohio Annual Conference abilities of Afghan soldiers than a year after the Gulf of sible party, in this case BP, because of tough new safety
of the Methodist Church which will convene in Hoover and police to handle secu- Mexico oil spill, House mem- accountable for all costs and regulations. Shallow water
Auditorium Lakeside, Ohio on June 6. rity. bers traded political recrimi- gives them a central role in exploration and production
• Arthur J. Mueller, son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard C. If that happens, the nations anew Thursday over response to an oil spill. The and deep water production
Mueller, and Richard L. Vogt, son of Mr. and Mrs. Leon Taliban could regain a foot- the Obama administration’s federal government directs were never halted.
Vogt, will be among the 156 seniors who will receive hold, Rodriguez said. response to the environmen- the effort. Barbour said “The administration wast-
degrees June 4 at St. Joseph’s College, Rensselaer, Some lawmakers have tal and economic disaster. Obama should have gone ed no time in effectively shut-
Indiana. Mueller will receive a degree in sociology and suggested that the killing of Republicans on the House with the Stafford Act, under ting offshore drilling in the
Vogt a degree in marketing. Both are graduates of St. Osama bin Laden last month Oversight and Government which the federal government Gulf of Mexico, the conse-
John’s High School. should result in a more rapid Reform Committee charged aids states in responding to quence of which has been a
• Men’s Night was observed at the meeting of Delphos end to the U.S. involvement that President Barack Obama hurricanes and other natural paralyzing loss of jobs in an
Chapter, No. 26, Order of the Eastern Star June 1 in the in the protracted war. added to the woes of the Gulf disasters. already weak economy,” Issa
Masonic Temple. Following the business session a wel- President Barack Obama region by giving BP PLC, the The OPA was a “usur- said.
come was extended by Mrs. Don May. This was followed has said that the drawdown owner of the well, the lead pation of state authority,” Interior Department offi-
by a program in which Mrs. Carl Ramsey, Mrs. Kenneth of troops will begin in July. role in responding to the cri- Barbour said, noting that he cial Michael Bromwich dis-
Fronk, Mrs. Charles Daulbaugh, Mrs. Fred Kiggins, Mrs. Obama is likely to announce sis. They also said the admin- “sent people to Walmart to
istration erred in imposing buy radios” because of the puted GOP claims the mora-
Norman Jones, Mrs. Ray John and Robert McDonald par- his decision late this month torium had interrupted pro-
ticipates. about the size of that initial a moratorium on deep water lack of communication with
drilling. the Coast Guard on efforts duction in the Gulf and led
withdrawal. Military offi- to higher gas prices, saying
75 Years Ago — 1936 cials also expect a forecast Democrats countered that to keep oil off the state’s
• A substantial improvement has been effected in the the spill spurred new safety coastline. it “has had no impact on pro-
for further drawdowns over duction because production
interior of the city building. This is now nearing comple- the next several months. regulations that ensure there “At times,” said commit-
tion unless a government for additional material can be will never be a repeat of the tee chairman Darrell Issa, was not stopped or delayed.”
Rodriguez said Afghan A report prepared by
secured. A force of men, under the direction of Max forces must be pushed into April 20, 2010, Deepwater R-Calif., “the administration
Horizon oil rig explosion that actively hindered the efforts Republicans for the hearing
Planer, has been working for some time past there, repaint- the lead in more regions
killed 11 workers. of local officials and others cited an internal memo from
ing the walls and re-varnishing the woodwork. across the country.
Mississippi Gov. Haley with expertise in protecting Interior Secretary Ken Salazar
• The annual Jefferson High School Alumni recep- “We have to start taking
Barbour, until recently con- the region’s fragile ecosys- last July in which he said he
tion and banquet will be held at the Jefferson auditorium more risk and have more trust
sidered a possible contender tem.” was aware that suspension of
this evening. The members of the Class of 1936 will be in them,” Rodriguez told a deep water drilling “over the
received into the organization at this time. Dancing will be for the Republican presiden- The other main point of
conference Thursday at the next few months will have a
a feature of the later part of the evening. Music for this will tial nomination, questioned contention was Obama’s deci-
Center for a New American the administration’s decision sion to impose a six-month serious negative impact on
be furnished by Frankie Schenk and his orchestra. Security. rig workers and those who
• An interesting account of the “Making of a Hat” to rely on the Oil Pollution moratorium on exploratory
The comments come as Act, enacted in 1990 in the drilling in waters deeper than support them.”
was given by E. O. Steinle at a weekly meeting of the House Democrats met with
Delphos Kiwanis Club which was held Tuesday night at
the Beckman Hotel. Steinle told of visits which he had
Obama at the White House
Thursday, pressing for an
Silence, vagueness from Dems on Weiner photo
made to hat factories and described in detail the process of end to the war. By BETH FOUHY Tirino, said the incident had Democrats stonewalled when
hat manufacture. Rep. Jim McGovern, Associated Press been blown out of proportion they were asked about their
by the press. colleague.
Moderately confused
D-Mass., said he told the NEW YORK — Even as
president “we need to get out Democratic lawmakers vowed “I thought it was a joke,” “I will have nothing to say
of Afghanistan.” to move beyond the contro- Tirino said. “The way media about that,” said fellow New
“I told him we’re broke,” versy surrounding a lewd has been going it’s hardly news Yorker, Rep. Louise Slaughter.
McGovern told reporters after photo sent from Rep. Anthony anymore.” “I’m here to put people to
the meeting. “The American Weiner’s Twitter account, resi- The uproar began over work.”
people want an end to it.” dents of his New York dis- the weekend when conserva- “We’re not distracted by
McGovern said Obama trict expressed mixed feelings tive activist Andrew Breitbart that,” said Rep. Rob Andrews,
was sympathetic but gave no over the incident and the media reported on his website that D-N.J.
assurances. furor surrounding it. Weiner had sent the photo to a The House’s top Democrat,
Rep. Dennis Kucinich, Weiner stayed out of the 21-year-old female college stu- Rep. Nancy Pelosi of California,
limelight Thursday after spend- dent in Seattle who was one of earlier told ABC News that
D-Ohio, said Obama told
ing Wednesday doing a round the New York congressman’s she was “a late-comer to the
lawmakers he was com-
of interviews trying to explain Twitter followers. Weiner has issue” — one that cable TV
mitted to a withdrawal but
how a waist down photo of insisted he did not send the and the Capitol press corps
offered no indication to how
a man’s bulging underpants photo. He says he saw it online have been fixated on for most
many troops he would start
had been transmitted from his before deleting it. of the week.
drawing down. Still, Pelosi added, “I have
Rodriguez said he expects Twitter account. The media Though generally mum in
blitz raised more questions public, Democrats privately confidence in Anthony Weiner
Afghan leaders to decide that if an investigation is in
than it answered, as Weiner fumed at the forced detour in
in August which additional order that will take place.”
insisted the photo had been set their arguments about Medicare
regions in the country can be Other top Democrats
by a prankster but couldn’t rule and spending, leaving the sev-
shifted from U.S. to Afghan en-term congressman from expressed a desire for the issue
military control. out the possibility that it was a
photo of him. Brooklyn and Queens largely to disappear. Longtime Rep.
Herat, western to fend for himself for a third John Conyers of Michigan said
Afghanistan’s largest city, is Outside Weiner’s district
in the Kew Gardens section day in a row. Most Republicans Weiner was a valuable member
one of seven areas sched- seemed content to let the con- of the Democratic caucus, and
uled to be handed over to of Queens, constituent Evelyn
Carson said she had voted for troversy simmer. he called the issue a distrac-
Afghan control in July as the On Thursday, Weiner joined tion.
first step of the transition of Weiner but regretted doing so
now. “That’s an embarrass- Democratic lawmakers at the “The public mostly likes
nationwide security respon- White House where the cau- entertainment and excitement
ment for children to see some-
sibility to the Afghan troops. cus met with President Barack and that’s what the Weiner
thing like that, especially from
There are roughly 100,000 Obama. As they walked from issue provides,” he said.
a big-time figure.”
U.S. troops in Afghanistan. Another constituent, Ronald buses on Pennsylvania Avenue, “That’s human nature.” Friday, June 3, 2011 The Herald – 5

At the movies . . .
Van Wert Cinemas Tides (PG-13) 1:304:15/7:15/10:20
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X-Men: First Class (PG-13) Fri.- Tides (PG-13) 3D 12:50/3:45/6:45/9:50
Sat.: 2:00/4:30/7:00/9:30 Sun.-Thurs.: Bridesmaids (R) 1:05/4:25/7:25/10:15
Delphos Canal 2:00/5:007:30 Thor (PG-13) 3:55/9:20
Commission Museum The Hangover 2 (R) Fri.-Thurs.: 2:00/4:00/6:00/8:00 Thor (PG-13) 3D 12:55/6:35
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Fast Five (PG-13) 9:30
Tides (PG-13) Fri.-Sat.: 2:00/4:30/7:00/9:30 Eastgate Dollar Movies
CALENDAR OF Sun.-Thurs.: 2:00/5:007:30
Bridesmaids (R) Fri.-Sat.: 2:00/4:30/7:00/9:30
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Saturday and Sunday
EVENTS Sun.-Thurs.: 2:00/5:007:30
Kung Fu Panda 2 (PG) Fri.- Thurs.:
Water for Elephants (PG-13) 1:00/6:50
Rio The Movie (G) 1:10/3:10/5:10/7:10/
2:00/4:00/6:00/8:00 (9:10 Sat. only)
TODAY Van-Del Drive-in Source Code (PG-13)
1-4 p.m. — Interfaith Thrift 19986 Lincoln Hwy. Middle Point 1:15/3:15/5:15/7:15/(9:15 Sat. only)
Store is open for shopping. Friday - Tuesday Limitless (PG-13) 4:30/(9:10 Sat. only)
Screen 1 Rango (PG) 1:00/3:05/5:10/7:20/
Photo submitted
SATURDAY X-Men: First Class (PG-13) (9:25 Sat. only)
9 a.m.-noon — Interfaith
Thrift Store is open for shop-
Stechschulte Optimist guest Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger
Tides (PG-13)
Shannon Theatre
119 S. Main St., Bluffton
ping. Kevin Stechschulte, left, golf course manager at Screen 2 Kung Fu Panda 2 (PG) is playing every eve-
St. Vincent DePaul Society, the Delphos Country Club, was the guest speaker at a The Hangover 2 (R) ning at 7 p.m. with 1:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
located at the east edge of the recent Delphos Optimist Club meeting. The upcoming Bridesmaids (R) matinees. 3D shows are every evening at 9:30 p.m
St. John’s High School park- Junior Golf Clinic was the topic of his presentation. In Screen 3 with 4 p.m. matinees on Saturday and Sunday.
ing lot, is open. the past, the Delphos Optimist Club was a supporter Kung Fu Panda 2 (PG0
10 a.m to 2 p.m. — Delphos of the Junior Golf Clinic. He is thanked for coming by Thor (PG-13)
Postal Museum is open. Optimist club president Michael Friedrich. Gates open 8 p.m. Showtime at dark.
12:15 p.m. — Testing of American Mall Stadium 12
warning sirens by Delphos 2830 W. Elm St., Lima
Fire and Rescue
1-3 p.m. — Delphos Canal MECCA to host an Saturday and Sunday
X-Men: First Class (PG-13) 12:00/12:30

American Hiking Society

Commission Museum, 241 N. /1:15/3:10/3:50/4:20/6:30/7:00/7:30/9:25/10:
Main St., is open. 00/10:30
The Hangover Part II (R) 12:20/1:30/2:1

National Trails Day event

7 p.m. — Bingo at St.
John’s Little Theatre. 0/2:40/4:00/4:30/5:00/6:40/7:10/7:40/9:35/10
SUNDAY Kung Fu Panda 2 (PG) 12:10/2:30/4:40/
The Miami and Erie to experience everything the 6:50/9:15
1-3 p.m. — The Delphos Canal Corridor Association great outdoors has to offer.
Canal Commission Museum, Kung Fu Panda 2 (PG) 3D
(MECCA) will host a Trail “Trails are vital for the 12:40/3:00/5:10/7:20/9:45
241 N. Main St., is open. Dedication and Hike event health of a community” Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger
on Saturday in celebration of said Neal Brady, MECCA
MONDAY American Hiking Society’s Executive Director.
11:30 a.m. — Mealsite
at Delphos Senior Citizen
19th annual National Trails
For more information on
2011 NTD event, contact
Carey shrine
Center, 301 Suthoff Street.
7 p.m. — Delphos Parks
The ceremony will be Neal Brady at meccadirec- set upcoming TAKE CHARGE
held at the trail-head in or call 419-
and Recreation board meets
at the recreation building at
Spencerville at 10 a.m. The 733-6451. events OF YOUR FUTURE.
ceremony will dedicate the Since 1993, National Trails The upcoming events of the
Stadium Park. recently enhanced Towpath Day has inspired thousands of Basilica and National Shrine
Create and implement a
strategy designed to help
Washington Township Trail that extends 1.6 miles people to enjoy trails on the of Our Lady of Consolation in you achieve your long-term
trustees meet at the township from Deep Cut Historical same day nationwide, taking Carey are as follows: financial goals.
house. Park into the Village of part in hikes, bike and horse
7:30 p.m. — Spencerville Fifth Indian Heritage Day-
Spencerville. A hike on this rides, trail maintenance, pad- June 12 (confessions begin at Do something positive for
village council meets at the trail section will be conducted dle trips and other activities. 10:30 a.m. until 12, mass at yourself. Call today for a
mayor’s office. after the dedication ceremo- Event hosts include local hik- noon in Upper Basilica, other no-cost, no-obligation portfolio
Delphos Eagles Auxiliary ny. A long-standing celebra- ing clubs, federal agencies, masses at 8 and 10 a.m.) review. Together, we can create
meets at the Eagles Lodge, tion of America’s magnificent municipal parks, retailers, Happy Birthday
Filipino Heritage Day- July a strategy that’s right for you
1600 Fifth St. trail system and its countless land trusts and many other 9
8 p.m. — The Veterans supporters and volunteers, businesses and organizations. June 4 based on your current situation,
Novena of the Assumption- Katie Etgen objectives and risk tolerance.
of Foreign Wars meet at the National Trails Day (NTD) is For more information about Aug. 6-14
hall. celebrated in all 50 states and National Trails Day, visit Heather Camper
Solemnity of the Andy Kohorst Andy North
Puerto Rico. Assumption- Aug. 15 Financial Advisor
TUESDAY The slogan for NTD Founded in 1976, Trevor Kill .

Latino Heritage Day- Sept. Eric Wallace

1122 Elida Avenue
11:30 a.m. — Mealsite 2011, Made With All Natural American Hiking Society is 18 Delphos, OH 45833
at Delphos Senior Citizen Ingredients, is an open invi- the only national, recreation- Garion Fuerst 419-695-0660
Family Day- September 25
Center, 301 Suthoff Street. tation to all Americans to based nonprofit organization Mass for Hope and Healing
6 p.m. — Weight Watchers get outside and connect with dedicated to promoting and (breast cancer)- Oct. 11 EVERYBODY’S
meets at Trinity United local hiking clubs, outdoor protecting America’s hiking Feast of St. Gerard Majella Member SIPC
Methodist Church, 211 E. retailers, local parks and rec- trails, their surrounding natu- (expectant parents)- Oct. 16 SHOPPING HERALD
Third St. reation departments or fed- ral areas and the hiking expe- CLASSIFIEDS
7 p.m. — Delphos Coon eral land managing agencies rience. Call 419-396-7107 for CALL 419-695-0015
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6 – The Herald Friday, June 3, 2011

Blue Jays fall in state semis

By JIM METCALFE “We have built this team around offense; this is what
we work on all off-season.
COLUMBUS — St. We are patient and this
John’s had a great start in mature team is not afraid to
its first-ever trip to the state take pitches and hit with two
baseball semifinals Thursday strikes,” Springfield first-year
afternoon. coach Matt Weymer noted.
They got a run in the top of “Our whole approach is to
the first inning at Huntington put the ball in play; we don’t
Park in Columbus, the home strike out much. We want
of the Columbus Clippers to make the other team get
Triple A baseball team. us out, even on a bunt. We
After that, it was all New want to have 21 tough outs
Middletown Springfield. for our opponent. We figure
The Tigers scored three it’s tough for a high school
times in the bottom of the pitcher to have two good con- Tom Morris photos
inning and rode the strong sistent pitches.” Senior first baseman, Austin Vogt, stretches out to
starting pitching of Nick The patient Tigers secure the throw from SS Ty Bergfeld to end the first
Russell to a 9-2 Division IV answered immediately inning.
victory. against Blue Jay sophomore fanned the next batter to leave major pitches well.”
The Tigers (18-6), run- Curtis Geise (5-1; 4 innings, them loaded. The Jays wasted a 1-out
ners-up in 2009 and making 7 hits, 6 earned runs, 2 hit Geise got on via an error ground-rule double to the
their fifth trip to the state batters, 2 free passes, 4 Ks; to lead off the visitor third 405-foot mark in center in
tournament, advance to take 88 pitches, 47 strikes). With and advanced on a wild the sixth by Leininger. Vogt
Nathan Miller Memorial Baseball on Minster, who was a win-
ner over Newark Catholic, at
one out, Joe Ohlin rocked
a double to left and scored
pitch and a bounceout by lined out hard to third sacker
Tournament starts tonight 1 p.m. Saturday in the finals. on Ronnie Bovo’s choppper
Calvelage. However, he was Buchenic and the next batter
left stranded. was retired to end the threat.
Stadium Park will be filled with the sounds of the sea- “We had a nice start but to center. He advanced on The Jays had a chance in Russell singled with one
son this weekend as the boys of summer come to Delphos. we couldn’t sustain it. We had Russell’s bounceout to sec- the fourth when senior Austin down in the Middletown sixth
Sixteen-plus area baseball teams with players age 10-12 chances there and through- ond. After Brad Ferraro was Vogt slapped a double to the but Leininger picked off.
will be participating in the second annual Nathan Miller out the game but couldn’t hit by a pitch, both scored as left-field corner. However, pinch-runner Chris Bishard.
Memorial Baseball Tournament tonight through Sunday. capitalize,” Jays coach Dan Jake Noble cracked as double he was hit by senior Chris The Jays kept trying in the
Presale only tickets are still available for a fajita dinner, Metzger noted. “That’s the to the fence in right for a 3-1 Pohlman’s bouncer to short seventh. Senior Tyler Ditto
including rice, beans and dessert from Lisa Hays (419- game of baseball; we hit the edge. for the first out. Pohlman got aboard on an infield hit
236-9890) or Brent Binkley (419-235-7919) to be held 3-6 ball pretty well but couldn’t “Curtis fell behind in the moved to second on a 2-out between the mound and sec-
p.m. Saturday. Raffle tickets will be sold for a chance to find the gaps. It seemed when count early and struggled wild pitch but could get no ond base and then scored as
win a Corey Luebke autographed baseball glove. Corey we hit the ball hard, it was throwing his curve ball for farther. sophomore Troy Warnecke
is a Marion Local product and was named Big Ten right to them and they made strikes, especially early. Facing Geise for the third waxed a double to left center.
pitcher of the year while at Ohio State. He was a first- the defensive plays they had When a team that hits like time, Springfield got three However, Russell then set
round pick of the San Diego Padres and is currently on to.” Springfield does and you more tallies in the fourth. down the next three hitters to
the big-league squad. First-round games will begin 6 p.m. The Blue Jays (17-5) have to come in with your With one gone, Yoder end the contest.
tonight and also at 8 p.m. Ten more games are on tap got that first salvo. Junior fast ball — and they know walked on four pitches and “I told the guys after that it
to begin 10 a.m. Saturday and wrapping up on Sunday Tanner Calvelage walked to it — you’re going to get hit Cody Ritzo blooped a single will hurt but that will go away;
with the championship game first pitch at 5 p.m. Food lead it off against junior ace hard,” Metzger continued. between three Blue Jays to when you come so close and
tent will also be available all weekend. In the picture right-hander Russell (8-0; “Curtis couldn’t hit the cor- right center. Ohlin sacrificed don’t finish, it does hurt,”
are Nathan Miller’s family: his dad, Sam, left; his sister, 7 innings, 6 hits, 2 earned ners and that forced him to them both up and both scored Metzger added. “However,
Sarah; and mom, Angie. as Bovo smacked a double I told them that before they

Two Cougars at State

to deep left. In turn, he came left the field to look back
home via a triple off the fence at what they accomplished,

Track and Field meet

in right by Russell to make especially the eight seniors.
it 6-1. In their four years, we won
Middletown got three our first-ever MAC title this
By JIM METCALFE 100-meter dash prelims ranked unearned tallies in the year, three district titles, a 4th (12.28) and the 200 dash fifth against senior reliever regional runner-up last year,
8th (25.85), Jocelyn Ayers of Leininger (2 innings, 3 hits). our first-ever regional title
There aren’t many Tri- Bath is 11th in the 200 (26.08) With one down, Jason Horn and first time ever at state
County track and field perform- and Alonda Benton of Shawnee singled to left and Mike baseball this year. I am so
ers in the Division II and I ranks is 9th (12.50). Buchenic followed with proud of what this team did.”
heading to the 2011 State Track Benton is part of the Lady another hit up the middle. ab-r-h-rbi ST. JOHN’S (2)
and Field Championships. Indians’ 400-meter relay in
On the boys side, Van
Yoder laid down a sacrifice Tanner Calvelage cf 3-1-0-0, Tyler
the prelims (Maegan Redick,
Wert’s Jared Fleming enters Morgan Redick, Asher Roberts) bunt to move both up; an Bergfeld ss 3-0-0-0, Jordan Leininger rf/p
3-0-2-1, Austin Vogt 1b 3-0-1-0, Chris
the Division II 1,600-meter run rated 8th (49.78). Those three, error on the play allowed Pohlman dh 3-0-1-0, Tyler Ditto lf/rf 3-1-
(app. 1:55 Saturday) ranked 4th with leadoff Victoria Beverly, pinch-runner Joe Caraballo 1-0, Troy Warnecke 3b/2b 3-0-1-1, Ryan
Edelbrock 2b 2-0-0-0, Ryan Densel lf
(4:20.92), while Sam Prakel of are 8th in the 800-meter relay to touch the dish and move 27-2-6-2.Curtis Geise p/3b 3-0-0-0. Totals

Versailles is 15th (4:29.16). (1:44.14). Buchenic to third, with NEW MIDDLETOWN SPRINGFIELD
Among other area entrants Shawnee’s 1,600 relay Yoder at second. Ritzo flied ab-r-h-rbi
Cory Ritzo ss 3-1-1-1, Joe Ohlin 2b
running in the 4x8 final at 1:30 (Beverly, Mo. Redick, Roberts, out deep enough to right to 2-1-1-0, Ronnie Bovo c 3-2-2-3, Nick
p.m. today, the Versailles crew Emily Wolery) is 8th (4:00.26), get Buchenic home, pushing 0-0, Bradp 4-0-2-1,
Russell Chris Bishard pr 0-0-

(Tyler Knapke, Sam Prakel, while Asher is 8th in the 400 Senior Jordan Leininger sends a shot to deep center for Ferraro cf 3-1-0-0, Jake Noble
Yoder to third, from where he 1b 3-0-1-2, Jason Horn lf 3-0-1-0, Joe
Sam Subler, Damian Winner) dash (58.46) — Defiance’s a ground-rule double in the 6th inning. scored Springfield’s final run Caraballo pr 0-1-0-0, Mike Buchenic 3b
3-1-1-0, Anthony Yoder rf 1-2-1-0. Totals
crew stands 10th coming in Samantha Murray is 3rd (57.11) on a wild pitch. 25-9-10-7.
(8:06.35), while Bath (Tommy — and Beverly 7th in the 300 runs, 1 walk, 6 strikeouts; put the ball down the middle. That was easily enough Score by Innings:
Mault, Colin Bishop, Cory hurdles (44.76). Celina’s Lexi 89 pitches, 59 strikes) and You have to tip your hat to support for Russell.
St. John’s 1 0 0 0 0 01 - 2
Springfield 3 0 0 3 3 0 x - 9
Lee, Ryan Schadewald) is last Mills is 11th in that event stole second. Senior Tyler them for their ability to find E: Leininger, Noble; LOB: St. John’s
“He had a similar stat in the 5, New
(8:14.37). (45.33). Bergfeld’s bouncer to short those gaps and hit the ball Middletown Springfield 5; 2B:
Mills is the second leg of regional semifinals. We went Leininger, Vogt, Warnecke, Ohlin, Bovo,
In the field event finals moved him to third, from hard.” Noble; 3B: Russell; Sac: Ohlin; SF: Ritzo;
with him again tonight and SB: Calvelage, Leininger; POB: Bishard
(9 a.m.) are Derron Prichett the Lady Bulldog 1,600 relay where he scored on a solid The Tigers loaded the
(Hannah Fleck, Gina Strable, when they scored in the first, (by Leininger).IP H R ER BB SO
of Defiance, 4th in the long single up the gut by senior bases with two down in the we had to wonder,” Weymer ST. JOHN’S
jump (22-3.50); Tim Weaver Michaela Wenning) that is 5th
(3:59.58), while Fleck is 4th in Jordan Leininger. He swiped home second on a 1-out added. “However, he really Geise (L, 5-1) 4.0 7 6 6 2 4
of Versailles, fifth in the pole second but the next two bat- infield hit (Anthony Yoder) Leininger 2.0 3 3 0 0 0
vault (14-0); and Kenton’s
the 800 (2:16.44) and anchors settled in. He worked the ball NEW MIDDLETOWN SPRINGFIELD
the 7th-rated 4x800 (Michaela ters were fanned to keep the and a 2-out walk (Ohlin) and inside and out, up and down, WP: Russell 2, Leininger; HBP: Bovo (by
Russell (W, 8-0) 7.0 6 2 2 1 6
Maty Mauk, 7th in the long Wenning, Andrea Bell, Ashley damage at one run. hit batter (Bovo) but Geise and located both of his two Geise), Ferraro (by Geise).

Mavericks erase double-digit road deficit — again

jump (21-11.50). Coon) that is in Friday’s 1:30
In the prelims (2 p.m. p.m. finals (9:33.84).
today) are the Kenton foursome Teammate Liz Carr is tied
(Dustin Howell, Mauk, Max for 3rd with 2 others at 5-3 in BY JAIME ARON “We kept believing, out and got it done,” isn’t over.’ That’s all we said
Morrison, Andrew Tillman),
12th (43.68) in the 4x100;
the high jump (Friday final). The Associated Press kept playing off each Terry said. on the bench. ‘Listen, I don’t
St. Marys Memorial’s other.” Without the care what they think, the
and a number of Versailles Mekayla Breland is fifth in the
performers: Damian Winner, MIAMI — Down by 15. Dallas pulled off spectacular finish, game isn’t over.’”
shot pout (41-0) and 12th in the Only 7:14 left. On the road. the biggest comeback the story for Dallas Terry went scoreless in
1st (49.00) in the 400-meter discus (118-10).
dash; the 400 relay (Knapke, Headed toward an 0-2 deficit win in an NBA finals would’ve been the second half of the open-
Defiance has two more in in the NBA finals against a since Michael Jordan squandering a nine- er, and was a miserable 4
Chad Winner, Prakel, Damian the meet: Sonya Yarnell, tied
Winner), 3rd (3:22.63); Prakel Miami Heat team ready to and the Bulls wiped point lead with 3:22 of 16 for the series. Being
for 2nd with 2 others at 10-10 be crowned NBA champi- out a similar 15-point left in the first half covered by James was part
7th (1:56.17) in the 800 run and in the pole vault; and Brooke
teammate James Wilker 15th in ons since LeBron James and deficit in Game 6 of and James on the of his problem. Terry also
Lime, 6th in the 100 hurdles
the 300 hurdles (40.26). (14.77).
Chris Bosh joined Dwyane the 1992 series, beat- bench with three was fighting a wrist injury
On the girls side, Van Coldwater’s Christina Seas Wade last summer. ing Portland to close fouls. sustained when James fouled
Wert’s Sydney Riethman stands 8th in the 3,200-meter It’s pretty remarkable that out their second title. The Mavs repeat- him on a dunk attempt early
will be in long jump finals 9 run (11:17.56). the Mavericks overcame it For the Mavericks, edly sent the Heat to in Game 1.
a.m. Saturday — the lone Tri- There is one Lima Senior all to win the game and even this was their biggest the foul line, wound Down the stretch, Terry
County girl at state in Division entrant in the Division I event, the series. comeback win in ... up tied at halftime, made an adjustment suggest-
II — ranked tied for sixth (17- the boys high jump: Adrian It’s also pretty typical of 10 days. then provided turnover after ed by Jason Kidd that helped
4.50), while Lakesha Young of Hutchins, whose 6-5 mark what they’ve done this post- That was the night the turnover to fuel a Miami free him for some open space.
Defiance is 10th (17-1). stands tied for fifth with three season. Mavs wiped out a 15-point rally early in the third quar- He started the winning rally
Young is also in Friday’s others. “If you’re going to win a deficit with 5:06 left to beat ter. Dallas hung tough for a with a jumper, a layup and a

After NFL, players meet,

championship, you’ve got to the Thunder in Oklahoma while, then found itself trail- pair of free throws, all com-
have the wherewithal to hang City in Game 4 of the confer- ing 88-73 when Wade made ing in less than a minute. He

both sides back in court

in when things are tough,” ence finals. the 3 in front of the Dallas made another jumper with
Mavs coach Rick Carlisle Three weeks before that, bench. 3:11 left to put Dallas within
BY DAVE CAMPBELL ruled April 25 it wasn’t. said. “You have to keep they’d erased a 16-point, Fans anticipated some- 90-86.
The Associated Press Lawyer Paul Clement will believing. All year our guys third-quarter deficit to beat thing big happening on that Terry finished with 16
argue the case in court for the have believed. And tonight the Lakers in Los Angeles. play because they already points, five assists, two steals
The summer has begun, and NFL. Several players are expect- was another good example.” A few days before that, were on their feet before and a huge smile. It was
the NFL and its locked-out play- ed to attend the hearing in sup- Annoyed by Wade cele- they bounced back from a Wade even got the ball. As especially sweet for him to
ers still lack an agreement to port of the other side. brating a 3-pointer in front of 12-point deficit to beat the they erupted in cheers, he stick it to the Heat, their fans
guarantee games will be played As the three-judge panel takes
in 2011. the Dallas bench, Jason Terry Trail Blazers in Portland to stayed in the corner holding and Wade because he and
today’s arguments under advise- scored six straight points to close out their first-round his hand in a follow-through Nowitzki are the only play-
Urgency is apparent, but just
how close the situation can or ment, having already ruled 2-1 get the Mavericks going. series. pose a little longer than the ers left from the 2006 Mavs
will get to the delay, alteration or to put a stay on Nelson’s order They wound up outscor- So during a timeout fol- Mavericks thought he should who blew the finals by los-
cancellation of the preseason — and keep the lockout in place ing the Heat 22-5 down the lowing Wade’s 3, the Mavs have. ing three straight games in
or more — remains to be seen. through the appeal process, the stretch, with Dirk Nowitzki sloughed off the first 7½ Some guys didn’t see it Miami — a meltdown that
Both sides finished three start of training camps is creep-
scoring their final nine points. quarters they’d played in — or said they didn’t. Those began with Dallas blowing
straight days of not-so-secret ing closer.
“We can’t just go from The winner came on a layup the NBA finals and thought that did made it clear that the a 13-point lead in the fourth
negotiations Thursday near
Chicago, before the contingents where we are now and jump into using his injured left hand, back to how they got this far. play sparked them. quarter of Game 3.
made their way to St. Louis. The games. There has to at least be giving Dallas a 95-93 victory Carlisle specifically brought “We were definitely There’s no telling what
8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals an abbreviated training camp to that will grow in lore should up Oklahoma City, pointing frustrated,” center Tyson this result might do.
is holding a pivotal hearing tody get us somewhat prepared for the Mavs wind up winning out that there were an extra Chandler said. “When you’ve “Each finals, there’s
in the nearly three-month work the season. If not, there are going their first NBA title. 2 minutes to polish off this got a guy celebrating in front going to be a turning point,
stoppage, determining whether to be a lot of injuries,” said free “You have to be a lit- comeback. of your bench, when you’re a moment, so to speak,”
the lockout itself is legal after agent offensive tackle Damien tle lucky, but we kept on “We continued to keep down 15 with 7 minutes to Terry said. “And tonight the
U.S. District Judge Susan Woody, who last played for the
Richard Nelson in Minnesota New York Jets. plugging,” Nowitzki said. faith in ourselves, grinded it go, you’re like, ‘The game moment was ours.” Friday, June 3, 2011 The Herald —7

Moral Bravery and Wisdom

ravery is knowing the right thing to do and and may even be punished or ostracized for doing so.
doing it willingly in the face of considerable St. Thomas Aquinas considered bravery to be crucial
risk, and even fear, with the full knowledge for the virtuous life precisely because a kind of moral
of the risk. It is not fearlessness; being fearless in the or psychological courage is often necessary to carry
face of danger is reckless or foolhardy and a man who out the other virtues. The good life requires fortitude
does what he knows to be the right thing despite his and endurance because it is sometimes a long and hard
fear is undoubtedly braver than the man who feels no journey, and one brave act does not make one brave.
fear. Many a brave soldier or firefighter has faced a hail

of bullets or gone in to a burning building with great
fear in his or her heart, but knowing it was the right isdom is a quality that is hard to define,
thing to do. We usually think of bravery as involving though we usually know it when we
physical risk such as injury or death, but there is also see it, and almost always recognize its
moral bravery, where we risk humiliation or the nega- absence, which is folly. While it is often associated in
tive judgement of our friends, family or colleagues. literature with bearded, white-haired gurus who give
For example, speaking an unpleasant but necessary sage advice, wisdom is essentially about having good
truth, such as telling someone that what they are doing judgement and perspective. Older people seem to have
is wrong, as in blowing the whistle on illegal prac- it simply because they have had more experiences,
tices in the workplace. Doing the right thing frequently and they have been through the trials and tribulations Freud was once asked what a normal healthy person
requires courage, because we are not always rewarded, of a long life. We sometimes say that young people should be able to do, and he answered “to love and to
are “wise beyond their years,” but in reality no one work.” Perhaps the growth and maturity that comes
I have fought the good fight, who has not weathered the storms of time can truly from a life of loving and working is enough for most
be wise. But is it necessary to have suffered through of us to develop that intangible quality we call wisdom.
I have finished the race, sickness or the deaths of loved ones and various
misfortunes to gain a deeper perspective on life, or
do the ordinary stresses of a challenging career and
Happy is the man who finds wisdom,
I have kept the faith. relationships suffice to give one the necessary per- and the man who gains understanding.
New K.J.V. 2 Timothy 4:7 spective that is considered wisdom? It is reported that
New K.J.V. Proverbs 3:13

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with Holy Communion Rev. Mel Verhoff, Pastor CORNERSTONE BAPTIST CHURCH ship with Pulpit Supply. ST. ANTHONY OF PADUA
Wednesday - 7:00 p.m. Mid-Week Administrative aide: Rita Suever 2701 Dutch Hollow Rd. Elida CATHOLIC CHURCH
Worship Service Masses: 8:30 a.m. Sunday. Phone: 339-3339 KINGSLEY UNITED METHODIST 512 W. Sycamore, Col. Grove
Thursday - 4:30 p.m. Supper’s on Sacrament of Reconciliation: Rev. Frank Hartman 15482 Mendon Rd., Van Wert Office 419-659-2263
Us at Trinity United Methodist Church Saturday. Sunday - 10 a.m. Sunday School (all Phone: 419-965-2771 Fax: 419-659-5202
(workers - 3:30 pm) Newcomers register at parish. ages); 11 a.m. Morning Service; 6 p.m. Pastor Chuck Glover Fr. Tom Oedy
Marriages: Please call the parish Evening Service. Sunday School - 9:30 a.m.; Worship Masses: Tuesday-Friday - 8:00 a.m.;
FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD house six months in advance. Wednesday - 7 p.m. Prayer - 10:25 a.m. First Friday of the month - 7 p.m.;
“Where Jesus is Healing Baptism: Please call the parish. Meeting. Wednesday - Youth Prayer and Saturday - 4:30 p.m.; Sunday - 8:30
Hurting Hearts!” Office Hours: Monday-Friday, Bible Study - 6:30 p.m. a.m. and 11:00 a.m.
8-noon, 1-4- p.m. Confessions - Saturday 3:30 p.m.,
808 Metbliss Ave., Delphos
One block south of Stadium Park.
Adult Prayer meeting - 7:00 p.m.
Choir practice - 8:00 p.m. anytime by appointment.
Senior Pastor - Dan Eaton Corner of Zion Church & Conant Rd., TRINITY FRIENDS CHURCH
500 S. Canal, Spencerville 605 N. Franklin St., Van Wert 45891 18906 Rd. 18R, Rimer
Sunday - 10:30 a.m. - Sunday wor- 419-647-6202 Elida 419-642-5264 Fax: 419-642-3061
ship Celebration @10:30am with Kids Pastors: Mark and D.J. Fuerstenau Ph: (419) 238-2788
Saturday - 4:30 p.m. Reconciliation; Sr. Pastor Stephen Savage Rev. Mark Walls
Chruch & Nursery provided; 6:00 p.m. 5 p.m. Mass, May 1 - Oct. 30. Sunday - Sunday - Service - 9:00 a.m. Sunday - 9:30 a.m. Sunday
10:30 a.m. Mass. Outreach Pastor Neil Hammons
Youth Ministry at The ROC PIKE MENNONITE CHURCH School; 10:30 a.m. Worship Service.
Sunday - 8:15 a.m. - Prayer time;
Wednesday - 7:00 p.m. Prayer 3995 McBride Rd., Elida 9:00 a.m. Worship, Sunday School,
107 Broadway St., Spencerville Phone 419-339-3961 SWAT, Nursery; Single; 10:30 a.m. Rev. Robert DeSloover, Pastor
ous times. Check out www.delphos- Worship, Nursery, Children’s Church,
Pastor Charles Muter 7359 St. Rt. 109 New Cleveland Discipleship class; Noon - Lunch
Home Ph. 419-657-6019 LIGHTHOUSE CHURCH OF GOD Saturday Mass - 7:00 p.m.
Break; 2:00 p.m. Service for men Sunday Mass - 8:30 a.m.
DELPHOS CHRISTIAN UNION Sunday: Morning Services - 10:00 Elida - Ph. 222-8054 at Van Wert Correctional Fac.; 3:00
Pastor: Rev. Gary Fish a.m. Evening Services - 7:00 p.m. Rev. Larry Ayers, Pastor p.m. Service for women at Van Wert
Wednesday: 7:00 p.m. Worship ser- Service schedule: Sunday– 10 a.m. IMMACULATE CONCEPTION
470 S. Franklin St., (419) 692-9940 Correctional Fac., Service at Paulding CATHOLIC CHURCH
vice. School; 11 a.m. Morning Worship; 6 jail
9:30 Sunday School p.m. Sunday evening. Ottoville
10:30 Sunday morning service. Tuesday - 1:00 p.m. - Share, Care, Rev. John Stites
AMANDA BAPTIST CHURCH Prayer Group in Fireside Room;
Youth ministry every Wednesday Back to Christ’s Ministry FAITH BAPTIST CHURCH Mass schedule: Saturday - 4 p.m.;
from 6-8 p.m. 10-noon - Banquet Table Food Sunday - 10:30 a.m.
Conant Road & SR. 117 4750 East Road, Elida Pantry; 6:30 p.m. Quilting Friends
Children’s ministry every third Ph. 647-5100 - Rev. Mike Decker Pastor - Brian McManus in Fellowship Hall; 7 p.m. B.R.E.A.L.
Saturday from 11 to 1:30. Sunday – 9:30 a.m. Sunday School; ST. BARBARA CHURCH
Sunday – 10:30 a.m. Worship & Women’s group in Room 108.
10:30 a.m. Worship, nursery avail- 160 Main St., Cloverdale 45827
Fellowship. Wednesday – 6-9 p.m. Wednesday - 6:30 p.m. Small
ST. PAUL’S UNITED METHODIST able. 419-488-2391
Bible Study. groups, Discipleship Series in sanc- Fr. John Stites
335 S. Main St. Delphos Wednesday – 6:30 p.m. Youth tuary, Christian Life Club, Nursery,
Pastor - Rev. David Howell Prayer, Bible Study; 7:00 p.m. Adult Mass schedule: Saturday 5:30 p.m.,
SPENCERVILLE CHURCH Preschool; 7 p.m. R.O.C.K. Youth; 8
Sunday - 9:00 a.m. Worship Service. Prayer and Bible Study; 8:00 p.m. - Sunday 8:00 a.m.
OF THE NAZARENE p.m. Worship Team rehearsal.
Choir. Thursday - 4-5:30 p.m. Banquet
Pastor Tom Shobe Table Food Pantry. 135 N. Water St., Ft. Jennings
11720 Delphos Southworth Rd. GOMER UNITED CHURCH
9:30 a.m. Sunday School; 10:30 OF CHRIST Rev. Joe Przybysz
Delphos - Phone 419-695-1723 Phone: 419-286-2132
a.m. Morning Worship; 7:00 p.m. 7350 Gomer Road, Gomer, Ohio FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
Pastor Wayne Prater Mass schedule: Saturday 5 p.m.;
Wednesday Service 419-642-2681 13887 Jennings Rd., Van Wert
Sunday - 10:30 a.m. Worship; 9:15 Sunday 7:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. Ph. 419-238-0333
a.m. Sunday School for all ages. TRINITY UNITED METHODIST Rev. Brian Knoderer Children’s Storyline: 419-238-2201
Wednesday - 7 p.m. Service and Corner of Fourth & Main, Spencerville Sunday – 10:30 a.m. Worship ST. MICHAEL CHURCH
prayer meeting. Phone 419-647-5321 Pastor Steven A. Robinson Kalida
Fr. Mark Hoying
TRINITY UNITED Rev. Jan Johnson, Pastor
Sunday - 9:30 a.m. Sunday School;
Van WErt County Sunday– 9:30 a.m. Sunday School
for all ages; 10:30 a.m. Family Worship Saturday – 4:30 p.m. Mass.
METHODIST CHURCH Sunday – 8:00 a.m. & 10:00 a.m.
211 E. Third St., Delphos 10:30 a.m. Worship service. Hour; 6:30 p.m. Evening Bible Hour.
Wednesday - 6:30 p.m. Word of Life Masses.
Rev. David Howell, Pastor CALVARY EVANGELICAL CHURCH Weekdays: Masses on Mon., Tues.,
Week of June 5, 2011 UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST 10686 Van Wert-Decatur Rd. Student Ministries; 6:45 p.m. AWANA; Wed. and Friday at 8:00 am; Thurs.
Sunday - 8:15 a.m. Worship Service; Spencerville Van Wert, Ohio 7:00 p.m. Prayer and Bible Study. 7:30 p.m.
9:15 a.m. Adult Sunday School Class; Rev. Ron Shifley, Pastor 419-238-9426
10:30 a.m. Worship Service/Communion; Sunday– 9:30 a.m. Church School; Rev. Clark Williman. Pastor MANDALE CHURCH OF CHRIST
11:30 a.m. Radio Worship on WDOH; 10:30 a.m. Worship Service. Sunday, June 5, 2011 IN CHRISTIAN UNION
Conference at Lakeside AGAPE FELLOWSHIP MINISTRIES Sunday - 9:00 a.m. Sunday School Rev. Don Rogers, Pastor
Monday - 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm Speech 9250 Armstrong Road, Spencerville LIVE; 9:55 a.m. 5 til 10 meet you at Sunday– 9:30 a.m. Sunday School
Therapy; Conference at Lakeside Pastors Phil & Deb Lee the Altar; 10:00 a.m. Worship LIVE- all ages. 10:30 a.m. Worship
Tuesday- 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm Speech Sunday - 10:00 a.m. Worship ser- Graduation Services; 7:00 p.m Worship.
Therapy; 6:00 p.m Weight Watchers vice. Wednesday - 7 p.m. Calvary Wednesday - 7 p.m. Prayer meet-

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Saturday 8am-?
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LISTING newer ranch home 509 CAROLYN Dr. Hoods, Radiators
Scan-Ohio Statewide Friedrich Concrete Con- work at home opportuni- bed frame, apple and sea-
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Classified Advertising Net- tracting ties. The BBB will assist shell decor fridge, micro-
3 BR, 2 BA, large Sat. 9-?
kitchen, 2 car garage,
work. The Delphos Herald 20701 St. Rt. 697 in the investigation of
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wave. Many misc. items 1-800-589-6830
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basement. Call Stephanie Clemons for an appt. 419-234-0940 medicine cabinet, banquet
this up for you. No other or Call 419-968-2095 and notice provided as a cus-
table, clothes, lots of misc.
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pler or more cost effective.
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Fri. 8-4, Sat. 10-2
2 OR 3 BR House
with attached garage.
RENT OR Rent to Own. 2
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The Delphos Civil Service Commission will be
conducting an open examination for the position of 040 Services Would you like to be an
Boys & girls clothes,
shoes, adult clothes,
Available immediately!
Call 419-692-3951.
home. 419-692-3951.

DISPATCHER in the Delphos Police Department. The

examination will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, LAMP REPAIR
in-home child care pro -
vider? Let us help. Call Raines dresses, washing ma - 890 Autos for Sale
June 22, 2011. It will take place in the Jefferson High Table or floor. YWCA Child Care Re - Jewelry chine, electric treadmill,
toy’s sweeper’s stroloer, 600 Apts. for Rent
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Cash for Gold
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fully pass the examination. The passing scores will Hohenbrink TV. 1-800-992-2916 or 1 BR Apt. for Rent
also serve as an eligibility list. This eligibility list shall 419-695-1229 (419)225-5465. Scrap Gold, Gold Jewelry, Stove & Refrigerator in-
be valid for a period of one year. Silver coins, Silverware, 925 FT. Jennings Rd.
Cash in on your collectibles with the Classifieds. Friday only 8am-8pm cluded. $330/mo. Includes plus parts
CLASSIFICATION Pocket Watches, Diamonds. water. Call (419)203-6810. & tax
POSITION: Dispatcher, Delphos Police Depart- Household items, furni-
2330 Shawnee Rd.
ture, toddler boys clothes.
1BR APT for rent, appli- 4 WHEEL
HOURS: 40 hours per week, 2nd Shift (4p.m.-
(419) 229-2899
9845 HARRIS Rd.
(off Dogleg or Conant Rd)
ances, electric heat, laun-
dry room, No pets. ALIGNMENT
$400/month, plus deposit,
BENEFITS: Sick leave, vacation, health insurance
BENEFICIAL QUALIFICATIONS: Office skills, 300 Household Goods Thurs.-Sat. 9am-5pm
Living room set, roll-top
water included. 320 N.
Jefferson. 419-852-0833.
Includes check
and adjust camber
communication skills, computer skills. desk, vanity, many house- & toe front and rear.
You may be required to pass a physical examina- NEW, QUEEN pillow-top hold craft and holidy
tion, psychological examination, a background check, 2 BR, 1 BA, Apt. at Ka- Additional parts & labor
mattress, never used, still items, girl’s 4-6, boy’s 2-4 lida Golf Course. Garage.
drug screening examination and any other examina- sealed in original wrapper. may be required
clothes. W/D Hook-up. No pets.
tion that would be required by the City of Delphos Po- $75. Call (260)749-6100. on some vehicles.
lice Department. The candidate must reside in Allen 419-302-7724
See Service Advisor

out with the old.

or Van Wert County or a county contiguous to Allen or BIG 3 Family Sale
Van Wert.
Applications and job descriptions can be obtained
340 Garage Sales 1300 S. Bredeick St.,
620 Duplex For Rent
for details.
(back lane)
at the Municipal Building between the hours of 9:00
a.m. and 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday beginning
June 6 through June 10, 2011.
in with the new. 279 WAYNE St., Ottoville
Thurs., Fri., Sat.
Thurs., Fri. 8:30- 7:30pm
Sat. 8:30-1:00pm
2004 Coleman “model
413 E. 8th, brick 2BDRM,
appliances, curtains, lawn
11260 Elida Rd., Delphos
All applications must be mailed to: The Delphos 9am-6pm care, no pets. Lease opp-
Utah” fold down camper. M 7:30-8,
Sell it in The Delphos Herald’s
Civil Service Commission, P.O. Box 45, Delphos, Ohio WII games, game con- tional 419-236-9301,
45833. All applications must have a postmark of no 3-foot controlled electric T.-F. 7:30-6:00; Sat. 9-2
soles, adult clothing, boys

trolling motors, fishing 419-692-7441
later than Friday, June 17, 2011. Any applications clothes 18mo.- 5-6, baby 419-692-0055
which are postmarked after this date shall be consid- lures and other equip -
items, corn hole games, &
800 House For Sale
ment. Treadmill, furniture, Over
ered invalid and will not be accepted. misc. 85 years
Applicants, on the night of the examination, you and much, much more. serving
must bring a valid Ohio Driver’s license and proof of in print & online you
military service, if applicable. must bring a valid Ohio 333 S. Pierce St. 502 S Pearl,

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2255 N. Kemp Rd.
cable. Sat. 9-? “0” down, “0” closing cost,
Baby clothes, car seat, Friday & Sat. 9-? home warranty, and free
stroller, clothes, sax, gui- Tools, bikes, weights & appliances. Several 1999 GMC Jimmy 4WD,

tar, 43”TV, student desk, bench, furniture, guns, homes to choose from in 137,000 miles. Great
paint ball guns, lots of camping equipment, an- Van Wert, Lima, Ohio City shape, new tires, $3,000
misc. tiques, railroad stuff, nice areas. Pictures and ad- OBO 567-712-3366
adult clothes. Lots of misc. dress’s at: www.creative-
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and household items.
920 Merchandise
Sat. 9-11 627 N. Scott Short term Rent to own FREE KITTENS. Box
trained. (419)302-5971
Boys clothes 0-3T, toys, June 3 & 4 homes. Several available.
cradle, microwave stand, 9am-5pm Addresses and pictures at
Singer sewing machine,
plus size maternity,
Furniture, girls clothes, an-
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• Roof Replaements
With continuing growth, Unverferth Manufacturing is
seeking an experienced engineering professional for this new
Corey Anne Brown
and Larry Brown to
Amy Jo Foust, inlot 352,
Computer repair
since 1993
FLANAGAN’S • Foundations
❍ Lawn Maintenance
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Roberta B. Matthews
• Barn Restoration • Additions coordination of product design and development as it pertains to
• Remodel Old Houses to Jeffrey C. Matthews
GERDEMAN’S TV 816 E. FIFTH ST. DELPHOS • Basements • New Houses ❍ Lawn Treatments overall manufacturability. Daily duties and functions will include
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Secretary of Veterans
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candle scents, home decor.
cell 419-233-9460 • 2 years of prior manufacturing experience with solid atten- Mary L. Rose to John
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950 Car Care Delivery Available • Fanuc or Mazak control experience Township.

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Unverferth Mfg. provides an industry leading benefit pack-
Anthony D. Brincefield
to John J. Brincefield,
portion of sections 14,
Geise Home Advertise age and wages that are commensurate with an individual’s
skills and previous work experience. For consideration please
23, Ridge Township.
Federal Home Loan
Transmission, Inc.
• automatic transmission
Improvement Your
• Trimming & Removal
• 24 Hour Service • Fully Insured forward a copy of your resume, wage and benefit require-
Mortgage to Jerome
P. Fortman, inlot 2266,
Windows, Doors, KEVIN M. MOORE Portion of inlot 2267, Van

• standard transmission ments, and references to:
• differentials Siding, Roofing,
• transfer case Sunrooms, (419) 235-8051 Sharon

• brakes & tune up Richard L. Wannemacher
Kitchens & Bathroom
2 miles north of Ottoville to Gilda F. Trobridge,
Remodeling, potion of section 18,
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For a low, OUR TREE Estate of Wilbur Carl

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• Trimming • Topping • Thinning Human Resources Department
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ON WINDOWS To advertise call
• Deadwooding
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Call today
Since 1973
Ph. 419-339-4938 419-695-0015 419-692-7261 Estate of Ramiro
Romie Lozano to Louise
419-695-0015 or 419-230-8128
Bill Teman 419-302-2981
Ernie Teman 419-230-4890
An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/H/V
Drug Screening Required
L. Lozano, portion of inlot
145, Delphos. Friday, June 3, 2011 The Herald – 9

Writer kept in Tomorrow’s HI AND LOIS

dark about birth

By Bernice Bede Osol
Saturday, June 4, 2011
Dear Annie: I have two So Lucky in Kentucky Your competitiveness is likely
daughters, “Kathy” and her Dear Not Lucky: The to be accentuated in the year ahead,
younger sister, “Carly,” both dangers of secondhand smoke whether it is applied toward social or
in their late 20s. Carly and I are well documented, and business endeavors. Once you know
what you want, you’ll find the way to
have always had a rocky rela- anyone who refuses to admit make things happen as you envision.
tionship, stemming from my the risks is in deep denial. GEMINI (May 21-June 20) --
being the disciplinarian since Your husband is addicted to The company you keep will influence
your attitude and outlook in a big way.
my wife refused to do it. tobacco and may be unable You’ll be surprised at the people who
Kathy always seemed more to give it up without assis- wear their welcome the best. BLONDIE
understanding and forgiving. tance. Suggest he speak to CANCER (June 21-July 22) --
After Carly graduated and his doctor and also look into If you find yourself in a competitive
game of one-upsmanship, accentuate
I no longer sent her monthly for tips. Until your humility instead of your ego and
checks, she stopped speak- then, insist he smoke outside you’ll come out way ahead of your
ing to me. She only con- the home. If he is unwilling challenger
tacted me when she needed to make the effort to protect LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Your
awareness of the subtler aspects of the
something. Last your health and that conditions under which you work will
fall, she had my of your children, increase your effectiveness. What you
first grandchild. I you should ask him accomplish will stand the test of time.
didn’t even know to leave. VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept.
22) -- Financial conditions look
she was pregnant Dear Annie: encouraging, mostly because you
until I got a card Why do you try to won’t be indifferent to the profitable
from her a few find a reason (sleep circumstances surrounding you. You’ll
months after the apnea, low testos- utilize everything at your disposal.
baby was born. I terone, etc.) for a
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- BEETLE BAILEY
Your judgment is likely to be much
still don’t know man’s low sex keener and wiser than that of those
the baby’s name, drive? Let’s be hon- with whom you associate, so when it
comes to anything important, stick by
sex or birth date est. It’s called get- your guns.
or if Carly married ting older. Do you SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) --
the father. I don’t seriously expect Because you won’t treat any of your
Annie’s Mailbox responsibilities or obligations lightly,
even know who men who are 50, 60
those who work at your side will
the father is. and older to have abide by your example and handle
I’m heartbroken, not only the same sex drive they did their duties as well as they can.
because Carly kept it a secret, when they were in their 20s? SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec.
but because Kathy also kept You are denying the facts 21) -- Socializing could turn out to
be not only an excellent source of
it from me. Kathy says she of life. As we get older, our relaxation and amusement, but also
didn’t want to get involved reproductive years are behind produce some useful information as
because it was between us. Quit trying to pump a well. Be attentive to what’s being
Carly and me. How do I deal sex drive into this guy with said.
with this? -- Need Help in shots, pills or counseling. It’s
-- If you want to get into the action
Kentucky unnatural. -- Realist on a new endeavor, timing will be a
Dear Kentucky: You Dear Realist: While tes- critical factor. You must know when
it’s right to quit shilly-shallying and
must forgive Kathy. She was tosterone levels decline as take action.
between a rock and a hard men age, there is nothing nat- AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19)
place, but she was right that ural about a 50-year-old man -- It behooves you to ask as many
the decision to inform you losing his sex drive entirely. questions as you need in order to
understand something important about
belonged to her sister. Low testosterone can cause your future that’s being explained to
Instead of focusing on depression, infertility, hair you. Seeking clarification is not only
how much this hurt, try to loss, osteoporosis, decreased smart, it’s essential.
look for ways to mend your muscle mass, fatigue and PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20)
-- Try to do something different if
relationship with both of your sleep disturbances. These are you can, and leave plenty of room
daughters, especially Carly. medical issues that can be for spontaneity. It won’t hurt to start
You might even ask Kathy helped with appropriate treat- out in one direction but end up doing
for help and suggestions. ment. something entirely unplanned.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- HAGAR THE HORRIBLE
And sometimes a new grand- Annie’s Mailbox is written You’ll be surprised at who possesses
child can provide a reason to by Kathy Mitchell and Marcy the information you’re looking for, so
repair an estrangement. We Sugar, longtime editors of the don’t show indifference to anybody,
hope so. Ann Landers column. Please even the low man on the totem pole.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- It
Dear Annie: I’ve been e-mail your questions to might surprise you as to how much
married for 19 years. We, you are able to accomplish. Don’t put
have a blended family with or write to: Annie’s Mailbox, any limitations on your plans; just
keep plugging ahead until you run out
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ready to leave him over the
drinking, he begged me to
stay and is now two months
sober. We quit smoking
together 11 years ago, but BORN LOSER
after four years, Joe started
up again. He’s now smoking
three packs a day, often in
the house.
My father had four broth-
ers who smoked. Three of
them died of lung cancer, as
did my father. Given my fam-
ily history, I do not want my
children or myself exposed
to cigarette smoke. I hate the
smell on my hair and clothes.
Kids at school have asked FRANK & ERNEST
my 16-year-old if she started
smoking because they can
smell it on her.
Joe does not believe sec-
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I do not want to give up on a
19-year marriage, but I want
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30 years of fighting AIDS brings hope for cure

By MARILYNN MARCHIONE treatment. In the U.S. though, newly diag- cured of HIV.”’ fighting blood cells is “still significantly higher
Associated Press nosed patients have a life expectancy only a A registry turned up more than 200 possible than baseline,” he said.
few months shorter than people without HIV. donors and Huetter started testing them for the It will take more time to know if gene
Sunday marks 30 years since the first AIDS Modern drugs are much easier to take, and HIV resistance gene. He hit pay dirt at No. 61 therapy works and is safe. Experiments on doz-
cases were reported in the United States. The many patients get by on a single pill a day. — a German man living in the United States, ens of patients are under way, including some
anniversary brings fresh hope for something But it wasn’t that way in 1995, when Brown, around 25 years old. where patients go off their HIV medicines and
many had come to think was impossible: find- an American working as a translator in Berlin, Brown had the transplant in February 2007. doctors watch to see if the modified cells con-
ing a cure. learned he had HIV. He went on and off medi- A year later, his leukemia returned but HIV did trol the virus.
The example is Timothy Ray Brown of cines because of side effects but was holding not. He had a second transplant in March 2008 The results so far on the cell counts “are all
San Francisco, the first person in the world his own until 2006, when he was diagnosed from the same donor. wonderful findings but they could all amount
apparently cured of AIDS. His treatment isn’t with leukemia, a problem unrelated to HIV. Now 45, Brown needs no medicines, and to nothing” unless HIV stays suppressed, said
practical for wide use, but there are encourag- Chemotherapy left him so sick he had to be put his only health problems are from the mug- Dr. Jacob Lalezari, director of Quest Clinical
ing signs that other approaches might someday into a coma to allow his body to recover. ging he suffered two years ago as he returned Research in San Francisco who is leading one
lead to a cure, or at least allow some people Dr. Gero Huetter, a blood cancer expert at home one night in Berlin. Brown was knocked of the studies.
to control HIV without needing medication the University of Berlin, knew that a transplant unconscious, required brain surgery and thera- The approach also is not practical for poor
every day. of blood stem cells (doctors used to use bone py to walk and talk again, and doesn’t have full countries.
“I want to pull out all the stops to go for it,” marrow) was the best hope for curing Brown’s use of one arm. He moved back to the United “I wouldn’t want people to think that gene
though cure is still a very difficult goal, said cancer. But he aimed even higher. States in December. therapy is going to be something you can do on
Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National These people had gene mutations that pro- “He’s now four years off his antiretroviral 33 million people,” said Fauci.
Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. vide natural resistance to the virus. About therapy and we have no evidence of HIV in Other promising approaches to a cure try
For now, the focus remains on preventing 1 percent of whites have them, and Huetter any tissue or blood that we have tested,” even new ways to attack the dormant virus problem,
new infections. With recent progress on novel proposed searching for a person who also was places where the virus can lie dormant for he said. They hinge on getting people tested
ways to do that and a partially effective vac- a tissue match for Brown. many years, Huetter said. and into care as soon as they become infected.
cine, “we’re starting to get the feel that we But transplants are grueling. Huetter would Brown’s success inspired scientists to try a Fauci’s institute has boosted money for cure
can really get our arms around this pandemic,” have to destroy Brown’s diseased immune sys- similar but less harsh tactic: modifying some research, and the International AIDS Society, a
Fauci said. tem with chemo and radiation, then transplant of a patient’s infection-fighting blood cells to professional organization for those who work
More than 25 million people have died of the donor’s cells and hope they would take contain the mutation and resist HIV. In theory, in the field, has added finding a cure to its
AIDS since the first five cases were recognized hold and grow. Many cancer patients die from this would strengthen the immune system strategic plan.
in Los Angeles in 1981. such attempts and Brown wasn’t willing to risk enough that people would no longer need to “There are paths forward now” to a day
More than 33 million people have HIV it. Several months later, the return of leukemia take HIV drugs to keep the virus suppressed. when people with AIDS might be cured, said
now, including more than 1 million in the changed their minds. Scientists recently tried this gene therapy Dr. Michael Horberg, president of President
United States. Brown discussed the transplant with his in a couple dozen patients, including Matthew Obama’s HIV/AIDS council and of the HIV
About 2 million people die of the disease boss “and she said, ‘wow, this is amazing. Sharp of suburban San Francisco. More than Medicine Association, doctors who treat the dis-
each year, mostly in poor countries that lack Because you have leukemia, you could be six months later, the number of his infection- ease. “But it’s not tomorrow, and it’s not today.”

Flood-threatened residents evac. Unabomber auction nets $190K Man kills 5 before taking own life
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PIERRE, S.D. — Flood-threatened neighborhoods of the SAN FRANCISCO — The very technology that the Unabomber YUMA, Ariz. — A 73-year-old man’s shooting rampage in
South Dakota capital and its sister city across the swollen railed against during his murderous spree was used Thursday to towns near the Arizona border left six people dead Thursday,
Missouri River largely emptied on Thursday as residents heeded help some of his victims. including the suspect and the attorney who represented his ex-
calls to leave for higher ground ahead of the planned release of An unusual online auction of Ted Kaczynski’s personal items wife in their divorce.
water from upstream dams. that ended Thursday garnered about $190,000 for his victims and Police said Carey Hal Dyess also wounded one person in
Most of the approximately 3,000 people living in low-lying their family members. They want the so-called Unabomber to pay the shootings around Yuma, a city of about 91,000, before he
areas of Pierre and Fort Pierre had left homes, and others loading for the 16 explosions he set off that killed three and injured 23 oth- was found dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound
their belongings onto pickup trucks said they’d be gone by Gov. ers across the country. nearly six hours after the first shots were fired.
Dennis Daugaard’s unofficial deadline of 8 p.m. No one was Kaczynski’s personal journals fetched $40,676; the iconic hood- The lawyer was killed while packing up his office on his
ordered to leave home ahead of today’s planned dam releases, but ed sweatshirt and sunglasses depicted in police sketch artist render- last day of work.
it appeared few were willing to take their chances. ings accounted for $20,025; and his handwritten “manifesto” sold “This is not a random act,” Yuma Police Chief Jerry Geier
Water releases from the Oahe Dam were expected to increase for $20,053. Other popular items included $22,003 for the Smith said. “These victims were targeted.”
slightly starting today morning and gradually rise until Tuesday, Corona typewriter used to write manifestos sent to newspapers and Yuma County Sheriff Ralph Ogden said the first shoot-
when water levels were projected to crest four feet higher, or later seized from the cabin and $17,780 for his autobiography. ing was reported shortly after 5 a.m. in Wellton, about 25
about two feet below the levee top. Officials have kept the releases The manifesto laid out Kaczynski’s belief that modern technology miles east of Yuma. The woman was in critical condition at a
steady for nearly a week as people moved possessions to higher was eroding human freedoms and that his bombings were necessary Phoenix hospital.
ground, placed sandbags around their homes and arranged for to spark a large-scale revolution. The pursuit of Kaczynski became He said Dyess then fatally shot four people around town
other places to live. one of the longest and costliest investigations in the FBI’s history. before driving to Yuma and killing prominent attorney Jerrold
A similar release schedule was planned starting Saturday at The auction was a culmination of a seven-year legal battle Shelley at about 9:20 a.m. The bodies in Wellton were found
Gavin’s Point Dam upstream of Dakota Dunes, where the water designed to block Kaczynski from regaining ownership of the prop- between 8:20 and 9:45 a.m.
level is expected to eventually rise another seven feet by June 14, erty seized from his remote Montana cabin during a 1996 raid. Police believe Dyess drove back toward Wellton, pulled
again cresting about two feet below the tops of levees. Kaczynski, representing himself in court, demanded return of over and fatally shot himself. His body was found at 10:47 a.m.
Daugaard and other officials said emergency earthen levees the property so he could donate it to the University of Michigan, inside a vehicle.
being built to protect the threatened areas should be completed in his alma mater. But because Kaczynski was ordered to pay his Neither police nor the sheriff would identify the other four
time to stop the rising water, but the governor warned people not victims $15 million, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ordered dead.
to assume the levees would hold. the property auctioned. Shelley was killed in his downtown law office. Shelley
“While we hope the levees will provide protection for proper- “He wanted his stuff back, and this way he doesn’t get it back,” represented Dyess’ ex-wife in their 2006 divorce, which was
ty, we urge that people not place themselves in danger or become said Susan Mosser, whose advertising executive husband Thomas Dyess’ fifth.
complacent because a levee that is holding today is just holding was killed by a parcel bomb in 1994. “He also hasn’t paid a cent Vida Florez, a Yuma attorney who knew Shelley, said she
today,” Daugaard said. of restitution.” learned of the shooting after leaving court. She said she heard
In North Dakota, the Souris River at Minot crested Thursday Mosser said she hoped that some of the 40,000 pages of docu- from a witness who spoke to the police about what happened
after about 10,000 residents had been evacuated two days earlier. ments would end up in academia. inside the office.
In Montana, which has been by widespread flooding from The museum in Washington, D.C., includes a crime lab, the “They said the shooter came in and told the secretary to
heavy rains in the past couple of weeks, federal officials started filming studios for the show “America’s Most Wanted” and hun- ‘Get out of here,”’ Florez said. “She did, and he shot Jerry
ramping up water releases Thursday from Fort Peck Dam. dreds of interactives and artifacts. Shelley and he left.”
Officials warned dozens of residents downstream their homes In all, collectors snatched up 58 items seized during the raid Shelley also was one of the lawyers representing seven
could flood when the peak is released in the next two weeks. of Kaczynski’s remote Montana cabin in 1996. Those bidders young men — three sets of brothers — who sued the Roman
And in Missouri, Gov. Jay Nixon warned that the river there remained anonymous. Catholic Diocese of Tucson after accusing a priest of repeat-
would rise to “unprecedented” levels. Residents in the northwest- Some victims and others opposed the auction as unseemly. They edly raping them when they were children.
ern part of the state, who have plenty experience dealing with feared the publicity surrounding the event would add to Kaczynski’s A man and woman were found dead in a small farm house
floods, were preparing Thursday to either evacuate or help fill renown at a time when they want him to languish quietly in the so- outside the nearby town of Wellton, said Yuma police Sgt.
more than 75,000 sandbags. called supermax federal prison in Florence, Colo. John Otero. The tree-shaded home was set back about 100 feet
Back in South Dakota, Ed Stutesman of Pierre said it was a sad from a highway, with a cow pasture in front.
day Thursday as he finished moving things out of his house.
“When you leave your own place, it’s a different life. Thirty-
Gates: US, China more positive The downtown shooting prompted officials to block off a
street and to lock down the nearby county courthouse and some
five years I’ve lived here. Now I’ve got to go live someplace By ROBERT BURNS schools. Those buildings were later reopened.
else,” Stutesman said. Associated Press Court records show Dyess was involved in two civil court
Steve Ellwein said he worked hard to develop a business and cases, one in Yuma and one in Wellton. A judge issued an
build a nice house on the river near Fort Pierre, but now he and SINGAPORE — Military relations between the U.S. and order of protection against Dyess in one of the cases in 2006,
his wife had to move out. China are now on “a more positive trajectory” after recent set- and a court clerk said it stemmed from Dyess’ divorce. No
“I moved back in my old bedroom in my parents’ house. I’m backs, but the two countries should do more to strengthen ties and information was immediately available on those cases.
saying what’s wrong with that picture,” Ellwein said. work together to solve regional problems, U.S. Defense Secretary Court records also show the 2006 divorce was Dyess’ fifth,
The mayors of Pierre and Fort Pierre said they have mostly Robert Gates said today. with the previous four divorces all in Washington state.
finished protecting water, electrical and other utilities against the In opening remarks at a meeting with his Chinese counterpart, The divorce file showed that Theresa and Carey Dyess
rising water. Law officers will soon start patrolling the emergency Gen. Liang Guanglie, Gates said the two governments agree that were married in Tombstone in May 2002 and the couple filed
levees to make sure they do not leak. the military aspect of their overall relationship is “underdevel- for divorce in 2006. Theresa Dyess alleged there had been
“I think we’re about as prepared as we can be,” Fort Pierre oped.” Some progress toward correcting that imbalance has been domestic violence and she asked for and received an order of
Mayor Sam Tidball said. made in recent months, Gates said, noting his own visit to Beijing protection. No details of that incident were immediately avail-
Tidball urged people to stay away from the fast-flowing water in January and other high-level defense exchanges. able in the court file.
in the river, noting that no lives have been lost yet. “As I leave office at the end of this month, I believe that our Carey Dyess later took out a protection order against
military relationship is on a more positive trajectory,” Gates said. Theresa Dyess, records showed.
NJ gov. reimburses state for flights He noted that Navy Adm. Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint
Chiefs of Staff, has accepted an invitation to visit China in July.
The divorce was granted and the couple later agreed on a
property split that gave Theresa Dyess the couple’s home in
By BETH DeFALCO In response, Liang told Gates that he, too, believes the relation- Wellton once she bought out her former husband’s share.
Associated Press ship is improving. A lawyer for Carey Dyess filed a brief in October 2008 that
Reporters were escorted from the defense chiefs’ meeting said Carey Dyess had not been paid more than a year after the
TRENTON, N.J. — After taking a beating for more than room before Liang finished his opening remarks. They met on the divorce became final.
a day, Gov. Chris Christie agreed Thursday to reimburse the opening day of the Shangri-La Dialogue, the pre-eminent annual “Mr. Dyess is sick and believes (his ex-wife) is ‘holding
state for personal use of a police helicopter to fly to two of his Asian security conference, where Gates will deliver a policy out,’ waiting for him to die, Yuma attorney Gregory Torok
son’s high school baseball games and a political dinner with speech Saturday. wrote in a court petition. The file shows the issue led to a final
GOP donors. In what Gates and others see as an encouraging sign, China for settlement two months later.
But the governor, revered among Republicans for his the first time chose to send its defense minister to the conference, Dyess also took out an order of protection against a man
hard-charging, budget-cutting ways and reviled among many now in its 10th year. Guanglie is scheduled to deliver a keynote he identified as ‘my wife’s boyfriend,” who he alleged was
Democrats for the same traits, made no apologies for what he address on Sunday, one day after Gates departs. harassing him by driving by his home every day.
called an effort to be a good father. Geoff Morrell, the Pentagon press secretary, said Gates’ meet-
Christie, often mentioned as a potential 2012 presidential ing with Liang lasted nearly an hour — about twice as long as
candidate, said he paid $2,100 and asked the state Republican scheduled, and that the two men agreed it is the responsibility of
Party to pay $1,200 to cover the costs — not because he their respective defense establishments to push for further prog-
believed he was in the wrong but because the furor had become ress. Morrell said Gates told Liang he is confident that his desig-
a distraction from serious matters. nated successor, Leon Panetta, will carry on Gates’ efforts.
“I want to make sure the public understands that I’m doing A central theme of Gates’ message in Singapore is that Asian
this because of the duty I feel to them to have my attention nations should not believe that impending U.S. defense budget Answers to Thursday’s questions:
and everyone else’s attention focused 100 percent on the real cuts will lead to a smaller U.S. military presence in Asia. U.S. U.S. airlines lose or misdirect 30,000 pieces of
problems of this state,” he said, “not the political theater and officials are concerned that some in the region could tilt toward checked luggage every year.
media theater that people enjoy at times.” China if they believe they are being abandoned by the U.S. or per- Gordie Howe lost 5 teeth in his first NHL game.
“I also understand this is a really fun media story for all of ceive less-sturdy assurances of American support in the long run. Today’s questions:
you,” he told reporters at a bill signing ceremony in Denville. The main U.S. military presence in Asia is in Japan and How thick is the blubber layer on most whales?
He said he had been assured by the state police that he did South Korea, but Washington also has close military ties to the What is the most expensive college in the U.S.?
not have to reimburse the state for the personal flights because Philippines, Thailand, Taiwan and Singapore. The Pentagon is Answers in Saturday’s Herald.
the pilots needed to log the flying hours anyway to keep their in the midst of an internal review of its force alignment in the Today’s words:
skills sharp. And he said he chose to fly to his son’s ballgames region, with the outcome expected to call for a wider range of Oryzivorous: rice-eating
as a way of balancing his role as governor because there was military exchanges, exercises and ship, aircraft and troop rotations Zendikite: an Arab atheist or non-believer
no other way to get there in time. in Southeast Asia. The Outstanding National Debt as of 9:45 a.m. today
“We tried to balance me being governor, and my demands How that is achieved will depend to a large degree on how was $14,352,227,605,942.
on that, with my responsibility as a father,” Christie said. “I’m deeply the Pentagon cuts its budget in coming years. The estimated population of the United States is
governor 24-7, every single day, but I’m also a father. And the President Barack Obama on April 13 announced a plan to 310,680,940, so each citizen’s share of this debt is
fact of the matter is, sometimes when you are governor, you do reduce defense spending by $400 billion over the next 12 years, $46,196.
not control your schedule.” and some in Congress — as well as some independent analysts The National Debt has continued to increase an aver-
Christie’s reversal came a day after a spokesman defended — are calling for far deeper reductions. With an end in sight for age of
the trips as appropriate and said the governor does not reim- the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, defense savings are central to a $3.98 billion per day since Sept. 28, 2007.
burse for security and travel. broader effort to shrink government deficits.