One Year Ago
Delphos FFA member Jake Horstman, son of Todd and Nichole Horstman will bring home two blue ribbons from the Allen County Fair this year. The seven-year show veteran earned Grand Champion Born and Raised Steer and Champion Senior Beef Showman and fellow FFA member Justin Siefker is the Champion of Champions Beef Showmanship winner.
25 Years Ago – 1989
In the 1989 Allen County junior fair poultry show Chris Trentman, 17, a senior at St. John’s High School, won two trophies and rosettes. He showed the grand champion meat chicken and captured the senior poultry showmanship award. An eight-year member of the Delphos Rulers of Tomorrow 4-H Club, Chris is the son of Jim and Janet Trentman of Delphos.
Mary Friedrich, manager of Effortless Figure Salon, 113 N. Main St., presented a check for $552.60 to Diane Stevenson, emergency medical technician-ambulance. The money was raised by the salon from a recent exercise-a-thon and will go to the Delphos Emergency Medical Service new ambulance fund. Participants in the exercise-a-thon got pledges for the time spent on each exercise table.
In the majorette squad and baton/flag corps competition Wednesday afternoon, the squad from St. John’s took second place. They are junior Jenni Fischer, senior and captain Tracey Miller and junior Jenny Osting. Tracey also competed in the featured twirlers part of the show and brought home the third-place award.