Friends may visit with the family on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 from 5 until 8 p.m. at Cook Rosenberger Funeral Home, 107 Vine Street, Sunman. Services will be held on Thursday at 11 a.m. at the funeral home and burial will follow in St. Nicholas Church Cemetery. Memorial donations can be directed to the donor’s choice. To sign the online guestbook or to leave personal memories please visit www.cookrosenberger.com. The staff of Cook Rosenberger Funeral Home is honored to care for the family of Richard Hyatt. Those surviving who will honor Richard’s memory include his children; sons, Steve (Penny) Hyatt of Dillsboro and their 5 children, Tom Hyatt of Ohio and his 3 children, daughter, Angela (Michael) Dees of West Harrison and their 5 children, and son Raymond (Erika) Gibson of Brookville and their 5 children; 12 great-grandchildren; 1 great, great-grandchild; siblings, Joann McQuire and Raymond Hyatt, both of Milan, and many nieces and nephews. Besides his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Herald and James Hyatt; a son, Scott Hyatt, and a great granddaughter, Raelyn Ballard. Richard Lee Hyatt was born on May 16, 1943 a son to James and Gladys Mohring Hyatt. He worked as a furniture maker at Heartwood Manufacturing in Batesville for many years. Richard married Diana Craig on May 21, 1987 in Carrollton, Kentucky and she preceded him in death on August 8, 2013. He enjoyed crossword puzzles, watching T.V. and creating things in his shop. Most of all Richard loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. On Thursday, May 23, 2019 at the age of 76 he passed away.
September 19, 2020
___The Olympic flame will be on display until the end of April in Japan’s northeastern prefecture of Fukushima.Tokyo Olympic and prefecture officials held an official “handover ceremony”on Wednesday at the J-Village National Training Center in Fukushima.The public will have limited access to view the flame, and organizers hope to limit the crowd size because of restrictions in place for the coronavirus.The flame arrived in Japan from Greece on March 20 and the torch relay was to have started last week from Fukushima. The flame has remained in the prefecture with Wednesday’s event merely ceremonial. Share This StoryFacebookTwitteremailPrintLinkedinRedditThe Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:______ The Latest: English soccer authorities still waiting April 1, 2020 Associated Press A hockey team and a soccer club in Russia face being removed from their leagues after government financial support was diverted to fight the coronavirus.The sports ministry in the far eastern region of Primorsky Krai says it sees no point in funding player contracts for another season if it’s not clear when competitions will resume. It wants the Admiral Vladivostok hockey club to drop out of the Kontinental Hockey League and the Luch Vladivostok soccer team to drop down two divisions into the amateur leagues.The ministry says regional funding earmarked for professional sports will instead go into an anti-coronavirus fund.Many Russian sports team rely heavily on regional governments and state-owned companies for much of their funding. Primorsky Krai is the first region to impose such drastic cuts.All major sporting events in Russia are currently suspended. English soccer authorities say there are “no quick answers” to the question of when play can resume following the coronavirus outbreak.The Premier League, English Football League and Football Association say in a joint statement there will be play “only when it is safe to do so.”They say clubs and supporters have a role to play in the meantime “in supporting the government’s guidance and ensuring community strength and solidarity.”The most recent update from soccer authorities said there will be no play until April 30 at the earliest.___ The Fukushima prefecture is the region of Japan that was devastated in 2011 by an earthquake, tsunami, and the subsequent meltdown of three nuclear reactors.Olympic officials have postponed the Tokyo Games until next year with the opening now set for July 23, 2021.___More AP sports: https://apnews.com/apf-sports and https://twitter.com/AP_Sports,Tampa Bay Lightning advance to face Dallas Stars in Stanley Cup finals, beating New York Islanders 2-1 in OT in Game 6
September 8, 2020
His arrival has given Head Coach lmama Amapakabo and his assistants more attacking options ahead of the tournament.The Olympic Eagles are expected to the leave shores of the country on Thursday for the tournament which holds 8th – 22nd November in Cairo, with Nigeria playing in Group B which also has Cote d’Ivoire, Zambia and South Africa.Another overseas –based professional in camp is Tom Dele-Bashiru, who featured for the U20 National Team, Flying Eagles, at the FIFA U20 World Cup finals in Poland in the summer.The 20 -year old midfielder plies his trade with English Premier League side Watford FC, and was born in the city of Manchester, England to Nigerian parents. He scored Nigeria’s third goal as the Flying Eagles obliterated Qatar 4-0 in their opening game of the FIFA U20 World Cup in Poland.Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegram Overseas –based professional players, Tom Dele-Bashiru and Orji Okonkwo have joined the camp of the Nigeria U23 team, Olympic Eagles preparing for next month’s U23 Africa Cup of Nations taking place in Egypt.Earlier, midfield lubricator Kelechi Nwakali, who captained the U17 National Team to World Cup glory in Chile four years ago, had rejoined the squad that he helped secure victories over Libya and Sudan in the qualifiers to earn Nigeria a berth at the finals in Egypt.Okonkwo, who plays for Canadian side, Montreal Impact joined the rest of the team on Monday as the overseas –based professionals continued to stream into camp ahead of this week’s departure to Egypt.