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February 22nd, 2015
ST. MARYS — The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill advisory for the region effective from midnight to 9 a.m. Monday. Wind chills could reach 10 to 25 below zero.
ST. MARYS — Here is a look back at some of the stories that appeared in our print edition last week:
• A fire destroyed a local home.
• Members of the St. Marys Board of Education's Technology Committee discussed the district's telecommunications plan.
• Members of the New Bremen Board of Education discussed refinancing bond debt.
• Three area men were charged with aggravated murder.
• A Celina man pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter in a decades old homicide case.
WAPAKONETA — A 29-year-old man was shot early Sunday morning in the 600 block of South Blackhoof Street.
According to a news release issued by the Wapakoneta Police Department, at 4:13 a.m. Sunday, officers responded to the 600 block of South Blackhoof Street on a report of a suspicious person in the area. When officers arrived, a call was placed requesting an ambulance because of a victim with a gunshot wound.
WAPAKONETA — Three men, including a Wapakoneta resident, have been charged with aggravated murder in the death of a Uniopolis man in June.
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ST. MARYS — The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm advisory effective from 10 p.m. Friday to 12 a.m. Sunday. Forecasts are calling for 3 to 5 inches of snow.
The following is a list of delays and cancellations for Friday, Feb. 20:
• ABC Center - 2 hour delay
• Auglaize Industries - 2 hour delay
• Wapakoneta - 2 hour delay
• Waynesfield-Goshen - 2 hour delay
• Lake Campus - closed until 10 a.m.
WAPAKONETA — Auglaize County Sheriff Al Solomon and Auglaize County Prosecuting Attorney Edwin Pierce will be holding a news conference at 10 a.m. Friday to address recent developments in the homicide investigation of Charles Hicks, who was found dead in Uniopolis on June 9.
ST. MARYS — St. Marys Township Fire has been paged out, on non-emergency status, to a possible rekindle of the house fire at 337 Marsh Drive. A fire, which is still under investigation, destroyed the residence down Monday night.
NEW BREMEN — Adults are invited for a craft at 1 p.m. today at the New Bremen Public Library. Register at the circulation desk or by calling the library at 419-629-2158.