James W. Sebree age, 66

first_imgJames W. Sebree, 66, of Connersville went home to be with the Lord Thursday morning, October 27, 2016 following a courageous and hard fought battle with leukemia. Jim was at his residence surrounded by his loving family.He was born June 1, 1950 in Scott County, KY, one of three sons of Stewart, Sr. and Geneva Grace Simpson Sebree and was a 1968 graduate of Scott County High School.Following high school, he enlisted with the U. S. Army and was honorably discharged in 1975. In 1977, he moved to Connersville for residence.Jim was a union finish carpenter and a proud member of the Carpenter’s Local #1016, of Muncie, IN. For over 20 years, he worked on many public works projects throughout Indiana and the Midwest such as Ball State University, many interstate bridges and road projects, and on the Fayette County Courthouse project. He had also been employed by Herman Judd Contracting, J. S. Sweet Construction, Stant Manufacturing, and Hanson Heights Farms.He was a member of the Garrison Creek Baptist Church and a leader of the Crosspointe Biker Church Men’s Bible Study. Jim volunteered with the Angel Food Ministry and participated in several domestic and International church mission projects. Jim was a member of the Connersville Jaycees and Scott County Jaycees. He was also honored by the Governor of Kentucky with the title of Kentucky Colonel.  In his leisure, he enjoyed fishing, tournament fishing, and other outdoor activities including hiking. Jim loved spending time with his family and was a devoted “Papaw.”Survivors include his wife, Linda Sue (Dietzel) Sebree, whom he married on September 4, 1998; five daughters, Katrina (Dale) Wolford of Concord, NC, Audra (Daryl) McGuire of Connersville, Emily (Quinton) Allen of Connersville, Amy Sebree of Indianapolis, and Lauren (Mark) Prifogle of Brownsburg; five grandchildren, Marlee Grace Wolford, Ella James Allen, Letti Harper McGuire, Finley Scott Prifogle and Samuel Michael Allen; two brothers, Stewart “Buddy” (Janelyn) Sebree Jr. of Evansville, IN and Rick (Cherri) Sebree, of Georgetown, KY. He is preceded in death by his parents.Funeral services will be conducted at 11 AM, Monday, October 31, 2016 at Miller, Moster, Robbins Funeral Home with Pastor Tim Fluty officiating. Burial with military honors will be held at Maple Grove Cemetery in Brookville, IN. Friends may call at the funeral home from 4 until 8 PM Sunday, October 30, 2016.Memorial contributions may be made to the Garrison Creek Baptist Church or to the Fayette County Cancer Fund.Friends may also visit anytime online at millermosterrobbins.comlast_img read more

N. Dakota faces Ft. Wayne in Summit League semis

first_imgN. Dakota faces Ft. Wayne in Summit League semis March 9, 2020 Associated Press SAVVY SENIORS: North Dakota’s Marlon Stewart, Kienan Walter and Billy Brown have combined to account for 47 percent of the team’s scoring this season, including 56 percent of all Fighting Hawks points over the last five games.KEY CONTRIBUTIONS: Stewart has been directly responsible for 52 percent of all North Dakota field goals over the last five games. Stewart has 41 field goals and 30 assists in those games.WINLESS WHEN: North Dakota is 0-12 this year when it scores 70 points or fewer and 14-5 when it scores at least 71.UNBEATEN WHEN: Purdue Fort Wayne is a perfect 7-0 when it holds an opponent to 60 points or fewer. The Mastodons are 7-18 when opponents score more than 60.STIFLING DEFENSE: Purdue Fort Wayne has held opposing teams to 70.2 points per game, the second-lowest figure among all Summit League teams.center_img Share This StoryFacebookTwitteremailPrintLinkedinRedditNo. 7 seed Purdue Fort Wayne (14-18, 7-10) vs. No. 6 seed North Dakota (14-17, 8-9)Summit League Conference Tourney Semifinals, Denny Sanford PREMIER Center, Sioux Falls, South Dakota; Monday, 8:30 p.m. EDTBOTTOM LINE: A spot in the Summit League championship game is up for grabs as Purdue Fort Wayne and North Dakota are set to face off. The teams split the regular season series at one win apiece. The teams last met on Jan. 30, when North Dakota made only seven 3-pointers on 29 attempts while the Mastodons hit 15 of 29 behind the arc en route to a four-point victory. ___For more AP college basketball coverage: https://apnews.com/Collegebasketball and http://twitter.com/AP_Top25___This was generated by Automated Insights, http://www.automatedinsights.com/ap, using data from STATS LLC, https://www.stats.comlast_img read more