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January 23rd, 2015
VIDEO OF THE DAY: 2015 'Bad Lip Readings' video spoofs NFL football stars
The latest 'Bad Lip Readings' video skewers many of the NFL's biggest stars with some unforgettable lines.
CELINA — Mercer County Sheriff's Detective Sgt. Doug Timmerman recently confronted a scammer who is part of an IRS scam that has been targeting local residents. Attached is an audio recording of the call. There is profanity at the end of the call on the scammer's part. Listener discretion is advised.
Jan. 23: Friday Craft Circle will be held from 10 a.m. to noon today at the St. Marys Community Public Library.
MINSTER — Aaron Huwer won Minster's geography bee on Thursday.
Jan. 22: IT Services Manager Fred Miller will help you Access eBooks on Multiple Devices at the New Knoxville Public Library today. Bring your Kindles, Nooks and tablets to learn how to download eBooks from the library. Call the library at 419-753-2724 or visit our website to register. Class size is limited.
Books, Babies & More at the St. Marys Community Public Library will take place at 10:30 a.m. today for babies (newborn-36 mos.) and their caregivers.
NEW BREMEN — A bomb threat left on an electronic device prompted a call to parents of students in the New Bremen School District on Wednesday.
New Bremen Superintendent Howard Overman said the bomb threat was found on an iPad Wednesday morning at New Bremen High School. The message made a threat against the school for Friday.
ST. MARYS — A threat sent to a student's cell phone prompted St. Marys Memorial High School and St. Marys Middle School to go under a "stay-put" Wednesday afternoon.
Shortly after noon Wednesday, a student received a text message threat that contained a picture of a handgun. St. Marys Superintendent Shawn Brown said while the threat was investigated, the school was placed under a "stay-put," which meant students remained in their classes.
ST. MARYS — A St. Marys police officer was able to change a man’s mind who was reportedly considering jumping from the Ohio 116 overpass Tuesday night.
At approximately 8:36 p.m. Tuesday, the St. Marys Police Department received call from the Auglaize County Sheriff’s Office asking for assistance in checking a report of a man walking down the middle of the eastbound lanes of U.S. 33, just outside the city limits. Officers responded to the scene but were unable to locate anyone.
Jan. 21: Preschool Dance Party at the St. Marys Community Public Library will take place at 11 a.m. today and will feature a half-hour of fun for 3 to 5 year olds.
Teen Games at the St. Marys Community Public Library will take place from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. today. Bring your own board games or use the ones at the library.
Jan. 20: IT Services Manager Fred Miller will help you Access eBooks on Multiple Devices at the New Bremen Public Library today. Bring your Kindles, Nooks and tablets to learn how to download eBooks from the library. Call the library at 419-629-2158 or visit our website to register. Class size is limited.