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From the Archives — April 22, 2014
Monday, April 21, 2014 8:00 PM

One Year Ago

Proceeds from Phi Delta Sorority’s second annual Purse Bingo were donated to provide first aid supplies at both Delphos City and St. John’s schools’ nurse’s clinics. The sorority also works to provide shoes to school age children through the Delphos Community Christmas project. The Phi Delta Sorority is currently planning their third annual Purse Bingo scheduled for Oct. 4th.

25 Years Ago – 1989

The Delphos Optimist Club will be sponsoring a bicycle inspection and skills test Saturday and a “fun ride” Sunday. Serving on the committee in charge of the weekend events are Wilbur Baughn, Herb McVicker, Bill Ulm and the Rev. John Hoover. Mayor Harold Wieging has issued a proclamation designating Optimist Bike Safety Week in Delphos.

Ohio couple married 70 years die 15 hours apart
Sunday, April 20, 2014 8:01 PM

NASHPORT (AP) — A couple who held hands at breakfast every morning even after 70 years of marriage have died 15 hours apart.

Helen Felumlee, of Nashport, died at 92 on April 12. Her husband, 91-year-old Kenneth Felumlee, died the next morning.

ArtSpace/Lima’s 59th Spring Show opens Friday
Sunday, April 20, 2014 8:00 PM

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LIMA — The ArtSpace/Lima Spring Show 2014 will open Friday with a public reception for the artists and their friends from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the Ellen Nelson Gallery.

Spring Show 2014 is the 59th annual exhibit of that name at ArtSpace/Lima. Entries are accepted from within a 100-mile radius of Lima in the following categories: painting, drawing, printmaking, photography, ceramics, sculpture, textiles, digital art and mixed media. 51 area artists entered 137 pieces in those categories. Of those, 51 pieces were selected for exhibition in the show. An additional 22 works are on display in the Salon des Refuses in ArtZone.

CLC making plans for fundraisers
Sunday, April 20, 2014 8:00 PM

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CLC Council 30, Ottoville, met in the parish family room on April 14.

The meeting was opened with prayer by President Ruth Miller

From the Archives April 21, 2014
Sunday, April 20, 2014 8:00 PM

One Year Ago

Retired Police Sergeant Bev Cross-McNeal was honored for her service to Delphos and its police department at Monday’s city council meeting. Cross-McNeal was on the force for 33 years starting in June 1979 as a dispatcher. She began on the auxiliary force in August 1979 and joined the department full-time on Nov. 4, 1979, making history as the first full-time female police officer in Delphos. In 1988, she was promoted to sergeant, the first full-time female police supervisor Delphos had seen.