January 10, 1996
Former USC All-American football player Paul Cleary died of heart failure at his home in Laguna Beach on Monday. He was 73. Cleary is a member of the College Football Hall of Fame and the Orange County Sports Hall of Fame. He was a longtime president of R.J. Noble Company, an asphalt paving, construction and engineering firm based in the City of Orange.
July 20, 1990 |
Ken Fagans, who was CIF Southern Section commissioner from 1954-75, received the Lifetime Achievement Award at Thursday night's Orange County Sports Hall of Fame banquet at the Disneyland Hotel. Fagans, 80, was honored at the conclusion of the evening's program, which was highlighted by the inductions of former Ram defensive back Nolan Cromwell, former Angel Don Baylor, former USC football player Paul Cleary and volleyball player Steve Timmons.
May 18, 1991
John Huarte, the only Orange County native to win the Heisman Trophy, will be the featured celebrity in Wednesday's annual Hall of Fame Charity Golf Tournament at Anaheim Hills Golf Course. Huarte, who graduated from Mater Dei High School and now lives in Phoenix, won the Heisman in 1964 when he led Notre Dame to a 9-1 record.
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October 29, 1987
R. J. Noble Co. has dropped its proposal for an industrial park on a 137-acre gravel pit, a site nearby residents want to see converted to a public park. The company, which owns the land, notified the city Tuesday that it has withdrawn the plan "because it became apparent that the council would not approve our application as we discussed it," Noble Co. president Paul Cleary Jr. said Wednesday. "They apparently weren't comfortable with it."
October 27, 1992
Steve Busby, Al Carmichael, Doug DeCinces and Vince Ferragamo will be inducted into the Orange County Sports Hall of Fame tonight during a banquet at the Disneyland Hotel. Ed Arnold, a KTLA-TV Channel 5 sportscaster, will serve as master of ceremonies. In addition to the inductions, there will be four special awards honoring Hank Ives, publisher of the J.C.