Edward J. Nobbe, age 75 of Batesville, died Friday, May 18, 2018 at the Waters of Batesville. Born November 13, 1942 in Batesville, he is the son of Frieda (Nee: Lecher) and Martin Nobbe. He married Barbara Gehring September 12, 1970 at Holy Family Church in Oldenburg. Eddie served in the National Guard and was called up to active duty in the summer of 1964. He started his working career as a cabinet maker with the Romweber Company for 11 years. He would spend the next 44 years as a butcher at Harmeyer’s Market, retiring just a few years ago. He was a member of the Oldenburg Conservation Club, Batesville V.F.W Post #3183, Prell-Bland American Legion Post #271, St. Louis Church and the Knights of Columbus Council #1461.Eddie gave freely of his time and talents. He worked most weekends helping at the Conservation Club and was a long time fixture at St. Louis Bingo’s and the church festival. A Reds and I.U. fan, he also enjoyed deer hunting, working in the vegetable garden and cards, especially Solo. Eddie’s true passion was his grandchildren. He looked forward to attending their sporting events and loved spending time with them.He is survived by his wife Barb; daughter Alisha Salatin; son Brad Nobbe, all of Batesville; sisters Evy Kuntz of Batesville, Rosina Forthofer of Sunman, Indiana, Mary Jo Wuestefeld of Batesville and three grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he is also preceded in death by brothers Tom and Melvin (Mule) Nobbe.Visitation is Monday, May 21st, from 4 – 7 p.m. at the Weigel Funeral Home. Funeral services are 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 22nd at St. Louis Church with Rev. Stan Pondo officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery with military graveside rites conducted by the Batesville V.F.W. and the Prell-Bland American Legion. The family requests memorials to St. Louis School.
Courtesy: McAllen Police Department/Facebook “We have lost two brave public servants who sought only to keep peace in our City,” McAllen police Chief Victor Rodriguez told a newspaper via text message.Officials with the City of McAllen posted: Two police officers were killed in the Texas border town of McAllen on Saturday, in what authorities are describing as an ambush shooting.According to reports, the gunman later killed himself after a shootout with other responding officers.The slain officers have been identified as 45-year-old Edelmiro Garza and 39-year-old Ismael Chavez.They were responding to a domestic disturbance complaint.Texas Gov. Greg Abbott tweeted:Two of our finest were killed in the line of duty while working to protect residents in their community.I’ve spoken with McAllen Police Chief Victor Rodriguez and offered the full support of the State of Texas.We unite to #BackTheBlue.#RGVhttps://t.co/lm5DWQJSVC— Greg Abbott (@GregAbbott_TX) July 11, 2020 Officials identified the suspect as 23-year-old Audon Ignacio Camarillo. He was most recently arrested last month on assault charges, according to The Monitor.
New Delhi: India got its first success of Gold medal in the Asian Games 2018 as freestyle wrestler Bajrang Punia defeated Daichi Takatani on Day 1. Punia, who looked at home while taking on the mat was confident throughout his way to the final. There were a lot of hopes from two wrestlers specifically, one being the two-time Olympic medallist and the other being Bajrang Punia.Asian Games 2018, Day 2: India’s complete Schedule, TimingsWhile Sushil Kumar got eliminated in the qualifying round in what is being termed as the biggest shocker till now in the Asian Games 2018, Punia did not disappoint as he dominated his way to the yellow metal.Here are 5 interesting facts about Bajrang Punia:Bajrang Punia has won the bronze in the 2013 World Championship, silvers in 2014 Commonwealth and Asian Games and golds in the Commonwealth 2016 and 2017 editions.Bajrang Punia was born in Khudan village in the state of Haryana and started his wrestling career at the age of seven after getting motivated by his father. His family shifted to Sonepat so that Punia could attend the regional center of Sports Authority of India.The 24-year-old Haryana wrestler works as a Travelling Ticket Examiner (TTE) with Indian Railway. However, his family has demanded for the post of Deputy Superintendent of police with the Haryana police.Punia has been training hard under the supervision of four-time Olympian and Indian wrestling legend Yogeshwar Dutt since his early days and it was Dutt who asked Punia to move to the 65kg category from 61kg as it was not an Olympic category.Punia, alongside Sushil Kumar, was given a green ticket to the Asian Games 2018 without a trial as the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) thought the duo were far more superior than the other domestic competitors in their respective categories. For all the Latest Sports News News, Asian Games News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps.
The last place in the North Tipp Senior Hurling Championship semi-finals is up for grabs this evening.Borrisokane and Burgess meet in Nenagh at 6 o’clock.The winners of the quarter-final tie will play Kilruane McDonaghs in the last four this weekend.