Archive - 2014 - News Article
ST. MARYS — Memorial High School senior Jaden Heitkamp is wrapped up in wrestling, something that is evident from the way he spent his summer. Heitkamp attended Team Miron Wrestling camp in Columbus with two other St. Marys wrestlers for five days this summer. It is one of the most intense and challenging wrestling camps in the nation, Heitkamp said. He and his friends spent nearly nine hours practicing every day, something he said took a lot of “blood, sweat and tears.” But it drives home his firm belief that work ethic is everything in life.
ST. MARYS — A Dominion East Ohio gas line has been hit near the area of St. Marys Living Center. Service to approximately 200 customers has been affected. Crews are in the area making necessary repairs, but it could take hours before service is restored.
Halloween is the perfect time to have fun, pet owners! Why not let your pet in on the fun with a new costume this season.
Oct. 30: Books, Babies & More will be held at 10:30 a.m. at the St. Marys Community Public Library for babies (newborn-36 mos.) and their caregivers.
The New Bremen Public Library will host an adult book club at 1 p.m. today. Come ready to discuss any book you've been reading.
Trick-or-treat in St. Marys will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today.
Trick-or-treat in New Knoxville will be held from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. today.
Trick-or-treat in New Bremen will be held from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. today.
ST. MARYS — Three people were arrested on Wednesday for allegedly stealing scrap metal from a local company.
CELINA — Work should soon begin on a project that one local economic development official says will continue the work to heal Grand Lake St. Marys.
Members of the Grand Lake St. Marys Lake Facilities Authority (LFA) approved a joint intergovernmental agreement that covers phase one and two of the Coldwater Creek treatment train and wetlands re-establishment project. The first two phases of the project deal with all the design and permitting work and construction administration of the estimated $2.5 million project.
Oct. 27: Paws to Read! at the New Bremen Library will be held today. Children read for 15 minute intervals to a registered therapy dog. Sign up is required. Call 419-629-2158 or stop by the library.
You’re Never Too Old for Story Time will be held from 3:30 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. today at the FJ Stallo Memorial Library.
Learn the Haunted History of Halloween at the New Knoxville Library at 6 p.m. today. Watch a documentary on the origins of Halloween and make a spooky 3D paper birdcage. Sign up for the craft is required.
ST. MARYS — Absentee voting has gotten off to a brisk start in Auglaize County.
As of Thursday, 2,467 residents requested absentee ballots be mailed to them ahead of the Nov. 4 General Election. Auglaize County Elections Board Director Michelle Wilcox said of that number, approximately 1,000 have be returned to the board of elections office.
VIDEO: Student opens fire at a Washington state high school
ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: A student opened fire at a high school in Washington state on Friday, wounding an unknown number of victims before killing himself with a gun, the Seattle
A list of upcoming Halloween events:
• The Wapakoneta downtown Halloween parade at 6:30 p.m. Thursday
• Trick-or-treat at Golden Living Valley at 6:30 p.m. Thursday