Julius C. “Jack” Glaub

first_imgJulius C. “Jack” Glaub, age 66 of Batesville, died Saturday, August 26, 2017 at University Hospital in Cincinnati.  Born December 24, 1950 in Batesville, he is the son of Bertha (Nee: Wilhelm) and John Glaub Sr.  He worked 42 years at the Hill-Rom Company as an electronics assembler before retiring in 2012.Jack liked the outdoors.  He was an avid fisherman and according to his family could out fish everyone.  His other favorite activity was bike riding.  It was common to see him, usually daily, out riding.  Jack was also an accomplished wood worker and enjoyed making clocks and was a long time member of St. Anthony’s Choir.He is survived by his sister Delores Litzinger of Morris; brothers James of Morris, Martin of Morris, Robert of Sunman and John Jr. of Batesville, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.  In addition to his parents, he is also preceded in death by brothers Joseph and Jerome.Visitation is Thursday, August 31st, from 5 – 7 p.m. at the Weigel Funeral Home.  Funeral services are 10 a.m. Friday September 1st, at St. Anthony’s Church with Rev. Shaun Whittington officiating.  Burial will follow in the church cemetery.  The family requests memorials to the St. Anthony People’s Choir or the Monsignor Schmitz Memorial Fund.last_img read more

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Halilhodzic appointed as Morocco’s new head coach

first_imgFormer Algeria, Ivory Coast, and Japan coach Vahid Halilhodzic have taken over as the new boss of Morocco.The Bosnian, who left French side FC Nantes earlier this month, has been given a three-year contract.Morocco’s Football Federation said his targets included taking Morocco to the World Cup in 2022 and the semi-finals of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations.He replaces Herve Renard, who left after three years, having taken the team to Russia 2018.The Frenchman has now taken charge of Saudi Arabia’s national team.Morocco had a disappointing Africa Cup of Nations in 2019, going out in the last-16, but their global ranking under Renard improved from 81 to 41.Halilhodzic has a huge international experience.“It’s the fourth time that I will try to take a team to a World Cup,” the coach said at the news conference announcing his arrival.He led Algeria to the last 16 of the competition in Brazil in 2014, where they lost only on penalties to the eventual champions Germany in the last 16.Ivory Coast, for 2010, and Japan, for 2018, both qualified for the global showpiece under his charge – but he lost the jobs before the finals took place.Halilhodzic also has previous experience of working on Morocco, having taken Raja Casablanca to the African Champions League crown in 1997. Source: BBC Sportslast_img read more

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