125 Several years
July 16, 1896
The trustees of the children’s residence have submitted a detailed assertion with the county commissioners, requesting money to be used to equip the home and set it in operation. The trustees requested an appropriation of at least $3,000 by August 1. They mentioned that if the right motion is taken by the commissioners the home can be opened this tumble. The latter took the statement below consideration, but no ultimate motion has been taken.
The customers of “Camp Freeze Out” held a council of war at an early hour this morning and determined to retreat, but not right until the identify of the camp experienced been transformed to “Camp Wash Out.” The hefty rains not long ago have swollen the creek that operates by the camp to the top of its banking companies. The storm past evening provided the ending contact.
July 16, 1921
Approximately $350 was realized by the lawn fete provided final night time by the North Park Club, and the members of the club ended up really gratified with the help of the community. With the laudable operate currently being performed by the club to beautify the issue at the north conclude of the town, hopefully other teams will undertake to beautify other group spots.
Main Marx, of the 2nd Infantry, and Lieut. Kraus, battalion adjutant, both of those of St. Marys, and Capt. Heath, of the health care corps, were in Sidney yesterday to make an inspection of Co. I. The inspection was preliminary to departure for Camp Perry later this month. 5 new recruits joined the corporation last night time.
W.H. Princehouse is transforming his undertaking establishment on the south aspect of the square. He is putting in a partition. The ready room will be positioned on the east aspect and the place of work on the west aspect. Doorways are being installed to open up from the road into both aspect.
75 A long time
July 16, 1946
Bids totaling $87,374 for the building of an incinerator plant in East Sidney had been approved by city council at an adjourned assembly held past night. As these bids whole $14,374 a lot more than the bond problem authorised by the voters past November, home loan earnings bonds will have to be issued in the in close proximity to long term to make up the big difference. In yet another action at its session, council authorized the preparing of laws to maximize wages of city staff members by 20 percent.
Hospital circumstances demanding aid from townships ended up mentioned at a meeting of the Shelby County Trustees and Clerks Affiliation Saturday evening. A committee of Harley Strayer, Oscar Kah and President William Sandham was named to analyze the subject additional, adhering to a presentation by Paul Sherman, county reduction director, and L.D. Allen of the medical center board.
50 A long time
July 16, 1971
Robert Sargeant, 1971 United Fund president, declared today that the aim for the fall campaign would be $132,500. He reported no new companies have been extra this year and that the new goal is $3,220 much less than that of 1970.
Serving on the funds and admissions committee with Lloyd Brenberger as chairman ended up Harold Dollars, Don Wehrman, Thaleon Blake, Ben Wortman, Robert Dunham and Sargeant.
Mrs. Gerry Nelson, former reporter for the Greenville Advocate, has been named assistant group relations director of the Tri-County Board of Psychological Health and fitness and Psychological Retardation.
Mrs. Nelson will coordinate community info plans and check with with agencies working in the mental health area. She will also function with place newspapers as push relations professional for the board.
Dave Goffena hurled a no-hitter as the Knights of Columbus clubbed the labor Council, 9-, in American “D” League action at Custenborder Area Thursday evening.
The triumph presents the Knights a 7-1 report and boosts them into undisputed to start with area forward of Kiwanis.
July 16, 1996
Sidney Council members discovered Monday night just how costly long term flood control will be. Two men from Woolpert Consultants offered a report council the vital modifications will price tag in between $1.7 to $3 million bucks. Comprehensive copies of the report are obtainable for members of the community. All the repairs would be in the Starret Operate watershed. Presently, if the town activities a rain which on ordinary occurs every five years, the aged canal fills up and drinking water floods the southern component of the city.
Regional members of the Faith and Fellowship Ministries gained a guest customer from Haiti. Bishop Joel Jeune greeted customers and gave a message. He explained numerous Haitians however comply with voodoo as a religion. It is made up of devil worship, charms and a belief in sorcery. He explained Christianity is generating development against voodoo. Area users gave him about 400 lbs . of Christian sheet audio, tapes and other supplies to just take residence with him.
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