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June 8th, 2014
CELINA — An Indiana man died as a result of a collision on U.S. 33 Saturday morning.
According a report from the Mercer County Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to a 911 call at 11:47 a.m. Saturday reporting a two-vehicle collision along U.S. 33, between Palmer Road and U.S. 127. Adam Hamilton,26, of Fort Wayne, Ind., was driving westbound on U.S. 33 in a 2013 Nissan. Joshua Angel, 35, Fort Wayne, Ind., was driving eastbound on U.S. 33 in a 2003 Volvo.
ST. MARYS — After 35 years of teaching, 25 of them for the St. Marys City School district, special education teacher Bill Widman has spent his last day in the classroom.
The Minster Wildcats have won 4-3 in 10 innings. They advance to Saturday's Division IV state title game. Minster will take on Cuyahoga Heights at 4 p.m. at Firestone Stadium in Akron.
June 7: The St. Marys Kiwanis Club's annual track meet will be held at the high school track today. Registration forms should be turned in at 8:45 a.m. and the meet will start at 9 a.m.
A computer basics class will be held at the New Knoxville Library from 10 a.m. to noon today. Feel free to bring your own devices. Stop by or call the library to register at 419-753-2724.
CELINA — Two Celina men were arrested on Wednesday on a slew of drug charges involving heroin.
At approximately 3:15 p.m. Wednesday, an Ohio Adult parole officer requested assistance checking on a parolee and ensuring his compliance with parole orders. When officers arrived at the residence, violations were observed. Officers then applied for a received a search warrant for the residence located at 751 Deford Street, Lot No. 100, Celina.
June 5: New Bremen Library will host a preschool story time at 10:30 a.m. today.
Preschool Storytime will be at 10:30 a.m. at New Knoxville Public Library.
Summer Reading favorite, Comedy Juggler Matt Jergens, will perform at the New Knoxville Library at 1 p.m. today. Please bring a chair. The show will be outside if the weather permits. All ages are welcome.
A craft day will take place at 11 a.m. today at the St. Marys Community Public Library.
June 4: Story time at the St. Marys Community Public Library will be held at 11 a.m. today for 2 to 5-year-olds.
Stop by the New Knoxville Library from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. today to make a DNA candy craft. All ages are welcome.
Mr. Puppet will be performing at the FJ Stallo Memorial Library at 6:30 p.m. today. All ages are welcome.
June 3: A Story Time will be held at the Paris Street Park at 10 a.m. today.
A book discussion for adults will take place at 10:30 a.m. today at the St. Marys Community Public Library in the meeting room. "The Chaperone" by Laura Moriarty will be discussed.
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.
ST. MARYS — Work on the High Street bridge replacement is on track to be finished on schedule.
Crews from Jutte Excavating — the lead contractor on the project — recently poured all the abutment walls, and 10 concrete box beams were put into place. A 21-inch sanitary sewer line under the bridge has also been finished and passed testing.
“They are on schedule and on budget,” St. Marys Safety-Service Director Greg Foxhoven told The Evening Leader.
ST. MARYS — Seniors at the Auglaize County Council on Aging plan to reach out to Ugandan elders across a cultural gap to correspond via videos and letters with people whose lives are affected by combatting poverty and AIDS.