Wednesday proclaimed Roger McCreight Day

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Roger McCreight, Scheidt Hardware employee for 40 years, was celebrated Wednesday on his last day on the job.

Friends visited all day long, as the table normally used for screen repair was covered with food from The Piccadilly, Jimmy John’s, Strange Donuts and Great Harvest. Near closing time Mayor Jim White proclaimed it Roger McCreight Day and gave Roger the key to the city. Continue Reading →

Maplewood History: Scheidt Hardware’s Roger. Over and Out.

Bob Scheidt, Roger McCreight and the Easter Bunny (Shannon Hill) in the year 2000.  Roger retires on this day from his long time association with Scheidt Hardware.  Best of luck, Roger.

The forty year tenure at Scheidt Hardware of Roger McCreight is over after today and he is out on his own to fill his time however he chooses. Roger has long been recognized as one of the area’s preeminent hardwarians. I and many, many others have been the beneficiary of his extensive knowledge of his trade too many times to count. His advice on future projects will definitely be missed. Continue Reading →