February 5th, 2015
Minster seniors Eli Wolf and Hayden Schindler signed with Division I football programs on Wednesday.
Wolf is headed to Tennessee, where he'll join his older brother Ethan on the Volunteer program. Wolf, who played wide receiver in high school, said he could make the transition to tight end in Knoxville under Butch Jones.
Schindler is going to North Carolina State, an Atlantic Coast Conference program. He'll play interior offensive line.
Both helped Minster win the Division VI state championship this fall.
Feb. 5: Storytime will be held at the New Bremen Public Library at 10:30 a.m. today for 3 to 5 year olds.
Books, Babies & More will be held at 10:30 a.m. today at the St. Marys Community Public Library for parents and babies 0-36 months.
Storytime will be held from 3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. today at New Knoxville Public Library.
Readers Theater will be held at 3:30 p.m. today at the New Bremen Public Library for fourth and fifth graders.
ST. MARYS — Voters in the city of St. Marys will see only one contested primary race in May.
The Republican primary for city auditor will feature incumbent Douglas M. Riesen facing off against Joel M. Johns. The rest of the Republican slate is running unopposed. The Democratic primary also is unopposed.
Voters in the city of St. Marys also will determine the fate of a renewal request for a 10-year, 0.5 percent income tax that goes capital improvements, equipment and facilities.
MINSTER — The Minster Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a possible suspect in a shoplifting at Western Ohio True Value Hardware on Tuesday.
The man allegedly left the store without paying for a 30-foot tow strap. Anyone with information regarding the man's identity or whereabouts should contact the Minster Police Department at 419-628-2378.
ST. MARYS — St. Marys Memorial High School and Middle School were placed on controlled access Wednesday morning as police officers and administrators worked to determine if a possible threat reported by a resident at the district's office was real. Controlled access means students and teachers go about their normal day and officials closely monitor all entrances to the building. After an investigation, it was determined the threat was unsubstantiated.
— Read more in Thursday's edition of The Evening Leader.
ST. MARYS — An incoming cold front could dump 1 to 2 inches of snow on the region today. Roads could become slick this afternoon and evening.
Feb. 4: FJ Stallo Memorial Library is having Coffee and Craft for adults at 10:30 a.m. today. This month, the group will be making lamps using wine glasses. Stop by the library to see a sample. Call the library at 419-628-2925 or go online to register.
Preschool Story Time will be held at 11 a.m. today at the St. Marys Community Public Library for those 3 to 5.
Feb. 3: Preschool storytime will be held at 10:30 a.m. today at FJ Stallo Memorial Library.
A book discussion will be held at 10:30 a.m. in the St. Marys Community Public Library Meeting Room. "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks" by Rebecca Skloot will be the topic.
The Lego Club will meet from 3:30 p.m .to 4:30 p.m. today at FJ Stallo Memorial Library. Children in Kindergarten and older are invited to come to the library to create with Legos.
MINSTER — Fred Miller demonstrates a 3D printer at FJ Stallo Memorial Library Monday morning. The county library system will have the machine through February.
Feb. 2: IT Services Manager Fred Miller will demonstrate a 3D printer at New Bremen Public Library, New Knoxville Public Library and FJ Stallo Memorial Library today. Learn about how it works, what it can do and the impact the technology is having. When not being demonstrated at other branches, the printer will be on display at the Central Library in Wapakoneta.
Lego Club meets from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. today at New Knoxville Public Library.