The Weekly Newspaper serving the citizens of Morenci, Mich., Fayette, Ohio, and surrounding areas.

  • Front.cheers
    MACEE BEERS joins other Fayette Elementary School students for the annual Mini-Cheer performance during the half-time break at the basketball game.
  • Family.3.wide
    CHILDREN at Stair District Library’s Family Story Time toss scarves into the air during an activity. The evening program provided a mix of stories, songs, dancing, crafts and snacks Monday evening. The program is offered at 5:30 p.m. every Monday for five more weeks. The program is designed for three to five year olds and their family.
  • Front.newpaper.2
    THE INTERVIEW—Evelyn Joughin (right) records the interaction with an iPad while Jack Varga, next to her, asks questions of Morenci Elementary School principal Gail Frey. Morenci senior Sam Cool (standing) listens. Cool serves as the editor for the newspaper written by members of Mrs. Barrett’s second grade class.
  • Front.code.2
    WRITING CODE—Brock Christle (left), a Morenci fifth grade student, takes a look at the progress being made by fourth grader Anthony Lewis. Libby Rorick, a sixth grade student, is next in a line of girls trying out the coding tutorials. This year marked Morenci’s second year of participation in the Hour of Code project.
  • Front.skelton.vigil
    MORENCI’S three Skelton brothers were remembered with both tears and laughter last week during a candlelight vigil at Wakefield Park. Several people came out of the crowd to give their recollection of the boys who have now been missing for five years.
  • Front.gym.new
    REMIE RYAN (left) tries to dodge the foam wand held by Hayden Bays during physical education class at Morenci Elementary School. In the background, Lauryn Dominique and Brooklyn Williams stay clear of the tag. Second grade students were working on cardiovascular health on the first day back from vacation. For the record, Safety Tag is a very difficult sport to photograph.
  • Front.lift
    MORENCI student Dalton McCowan puts everything into a dead lift attempt Saturday morning during the Wyseguy Push/Pull event. Lifters helped raise more than $1,600 for the family of the late Devin Wyse, a former Morenci power-lifter who graduated last year. Commemorative T-shirts are still available by contacting teacher Dan Hoffman.

Lumbrezer joins DGL

Written by David Green.

A Lyons resident has joined a Maumee engineering firm to serve as survey manager.

DGL Consulting Engineers, LLC, has hired R. J. Lumbrezer, P.S. Lumbrezer is a former employee of the Ohio Department of Transportation’s District II Office. He brings 27 years of experi­ence in professional surveying and right-of-way design to DGL.

“We are excited that R. J. has joined DGL,” said Stephen Way, PE, Principal and Managing Director of DGL. “His background includes both field and management experience as well as construction layout for private companies and public agencies, and this expertise strengthens the surveying services we currently provide to our clients.”

Former Principal Kenneth E. Ducat, PS, who led DGL’s surveying division for numerous years, continues to work on a part-time basis.

Lumbrezer attended the University of Toledo and the University of Akron. He is licensed as a pofessional surveyor in the State of Ohio and is certified by ODOT as a Right-of-Way Designer. Lumbrezer has been a member of the Royalton Township Board of Trustees since 2001, and served as vice president and president of the Fulton County Township Association. In 2012, he was re-elected to the Board of Directors of the Ohio Township Association.

DGL Consulting Engineers, LLC is a civil/structural engineering and surveying firm that serves public and private sector clients throughout the tri-state area. Founded in 1926, DGL provides transportation design, traffic engineering, site development, structural engineering, and surveying services.

Weekly newspaper serving SE Michigan and NW Ohio - State Line Observer ©2006-2016