Woodlan High’s Blake Miller honored by Colts

Blake Miller, senior at Woolan Jr. Sr. High was named to the Indianapolis Colts high school academic all-star team. The colts along with the Indiana football coaches association formed a committee to select a senior player representing each offensive and defensive position regardless of size school. Blake was named the Tight End academic all-star. Blake…

Raider Wrestling still undefeated

Wayne Trace Wrestling entered last week with two duel meets scheduled. Wrestling on Tuesday night at Antwerp they picked up wins over Antwerp and Fairview. Thursday night they moved their record to 6-0 in duels with two highly contested wins over Tinora and Ayersville. After Thursday night, the Raider squad has beaten all GMC teams.…

Audrey Moore

Audrey Lynne Moore, 35, of Payne, Ohio, went home to be with her Lord & Savior at 11:25 am Saturday, December 15, 2012 at Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center after bravely fighting a lengthy battle with cancer. Audrey was born in Paulding, Ohio on February 16, 1977, a daughter of Nancy (Thompson) and Tony Burkley.…

Wayne Trace Wrestling

Wayne Trace hosted their wrestling meet December 13. Coach George Clemens was proud of how his team performed, beating Ayersville by only one point 38-37. More pictures at http://www.westbendnews.net/photos.html  

Linda Kay Grant

Linda Kay Grant, age 61 died Thursday, December 13. She was born December 21, 1950 in Bay City, Michigan, the daughter of Merlin Jay and Iva Romaine (Selle) McKeon. On August 15, 1971 she married Gary Grant, who survives. She was President and CEO of Wedding Dreams and Grant’s Catering and was previously employed as…

Bead for Life

By: Beth Stauffer This is the first in a three part series featuring ideas for unique Christmas gifts. Up next will be a feature about the top online gifts of 2012 followed by a feature about gift giving that simultaneously supports locally owned New Haven businesses. Looking for something different to gift someone special with…