Archive - News Article
March 5th, 2015
ST. MARYS — Flat Stanley visited students at St. Marys Primary School. The students learned about geography through Stanley's travels.
ST. MARYS — Auglaize County will be participating in the statewide tornado drill at 9:50 a.m. Friday.
NEW KNOXVILLE — Girls ages 5 to 11 are invited to redo some shoes at 3 p.m. today at the New Knoxville Public Library Shoe Extravaganza. Come paint, bedazzle, draw and have fun decorating shoes. All you need to bring is a pair of shoes.
ST. MARYS — A fire damaged an outbuilding in the 500 block of Beech Street Tuesday afternoon.
Shortly before 4 p.m., the St. Marys Fire Department received a call reporting a structure fire in an outbuilding behind 504 Beech St. Crews quickly knocked the flames down. St. Marys Fire Chief Doug Ayers told The Evening Leader no one was injured in the fire and the structure was believed to be a chicken coop.
— For a complete story, pick up Wednesday's edition of The Evening Leader.
ST. MARYS — Girl Scout cookies have arrived. Crews unloaded dozens of boxes at the St. Marys VFW on Monday.
Here is an update of delays and cancellations as of 8:30 a.m. Tuesday:
• ABC Center - 2 hour delay
• Auglaize County Council on Aging - closed
• Celina - closed
• Grand Lake Christian School - closed
• Minster - 2 hour delay
• New Knoxville - 2 hour delay
• New Bremen - 2 hour delay
• St. Marys - closed
• Wapakoneta - closed
• Waynesfield-Goshen - closed
ST. MARYS — There has been a report of a crash near the ProPet overpass. A car reportedly went off the overpass and caught on fire. First responders are in the area. A portion of U.S. 33 is closed near the crash site.
ST. MARYS — The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm advisory from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday for the region. Light freezing rain could mix with sleet early on. Light ice accumulations also are possible. Precipitation should change over to rain by noon.
Here's a quick look at some upcoming stories that will be found in our print edition:
• A feature story on a local bee keeping club and their objectives.
• Minster Village Council coverage.
• Senate Bill 48 — what it is and how it could affect you.
• SART Quarter Auction preview
• Senior profiles on local high school students.
NEW KNOXVILLE — Lego Club meets from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. today at New Knoxville Library.