Archive - 2014 - News Article
WAPAKONETA — Two people were transported to the hospital Wednesday morning following a collision near Cridersville.
July 2: A Book Discussion for Grades 4-6 will be held at 2 p.m. today at the St. Marys Community Public Library. "Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library" by Chris Grabenstein will be discussed.
Comedy Magician Mark Wood will be performing at the New Knoxville Library at 4 p.m. today.
June 30: A movie for all ages will be shown at 11 a.m. today at the St. Marys Community Public Library.
Lego Day will be held at 2 p.m. today at the St. Marys Community Public Library for grades one through three.
All ages are welcome to stop by the New Knoxville Library from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. today to make a Pinwheel Fourth of July craft.
Don’t miss COSI’s Science Spot at the FJ Stallo Memorial Library from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. today. Kiosks will be set up in the library.
NEW BREMEN — A 35-year-old man is in the Auglaize County Jail following a pursuit that reached speeds of 100 mph Friday night.
At approximately 5:45 p.m. Friday, a New Bremen police officer conducted a routine traffic stop in the 900 block of East Monroe Street. During the stop, the officer determined there to be drugs inside the vehicle and also found out there was a handgun inside it. After the passenger in the vehicle stepped outside, the driver sped off.
A suspect is in custody following a pursuit that reached speeds of 80 to 100 mph Friday night.
According to scanner traffic at the time, the driver of the vehicle reportedly refused to cooperate with a police officer's order. The suspect fled, leading law enforcement from Auglaize and Shelby counties on a pursuit that reached speeds 80 to 100 mph and traversed both counties. The suspect was taken into custody in Shelby County. A hand gun also was reportedly tossed from the vehicle.
WAPAKONETA — The second person charged in connection with the 1981 death of a St. Marys man has retained an attorney and his case is moving forward.
CELINA — Members of the board of trustees of SOURCES, the Community Action Agency serving Auglaize and Mercy counties, voted Thursday night to relinquish its CAA designation. The move, which was made to ensure services remain available to residents in both counties, will be made in a timely manner to allow for an appropriate transition of services. SOURCES is a resource to help provide services to the low-income communities in the two counties and to resolve financial issues.
From staff reports
CELINA — Six people were indicted on a variety of drug charges following investigations by the Grand Lake Task Force.
Those arrested and indicted were:
• Dennis W. Clutter, 54, of the Mercer County Adult Detention Facility, on one count of possession of heroin, a fourth-degree felony.
• William R. Culver Jr., 49, of the Mercer County Adult Detention Facility, on one count of possession of heroin, a fourth-degree felony.
June 25: A story time will be held at 11 a.m. today at the St. Marys Community Public Library for 2 to 5-year-olds.
A movie marathon will be held from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. today at the St. Marys Community Public Library for grades four through six.
Families are invited to Rock, Roll, and Read with Leonardo at the New Knoxville Library at 3 p.m. today. This high energy musical program will explore the science behind sound.
Families are invited to Rock, Roll, and Read with Leonardo at the FJ Stallo Memorial Library at 6 p.m. today.
June 24: A Story Time will be held at the Paris Street Park at 10 a.m. today.
A teen movie marathon will be held from noon to 6 p.m. today at the St. Marys Community Public Library.Grades six through 12 only.
Sign up to be a part of some cool science experiments and activities at the New Bremen Library. Every Tuesday during the Summer Reading Program, three sessions will be held at 1 p.m., 1:30 p.m. and 2 p.m. Session size is limited. Call 419-629-2158 or stop by to register.