March 9th, 2015
WAPAKONETA — A Waynesfield man was arrested Saturday morning after a traffic stop allegedly turned up more than 200 grams of marijuana.
At 12:43 a.m. Saturday, an officer with the Wapakoneta Police Department conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle at the intersection of Defiance Street and Glynwood Road for an equipment violation. The department's K-9 unit was called to the scene and reportedly indicated there could be drugs in the vehicle.
Here is a look at some of the stories that will appear in our print edition this week:
• St. Marys City Council recap
• New Bremen Village Council meeting coverage
• The New Bremen Cardinals take on the Marion Local Flyers in hoops action
• New Bremen Board of Education recap
• A look at local unemployment figures
• Profiles on local high school seniors from St. Marys, New Bremen, Minster and New Knoxville
WAPAKONETA — Stephanie Albers, the daughter of Luke and Sue Albers of Minster, took home the title of the 2015 Auglaize County pork industry queen during the Auglaize County Pork Producers annual banquet Sunday night.
Albers, a 2013 graduate of Minster High School and current student at University of Northwest Ohio, beat out three other participants for the crown.
DIVISION II at RIVERDALE
ST. MARYS 65, SHAWNEE 56, OT
MOUNT BLANCHARD — Josh Young scored 24 points — including a key 3-pointer to tie the game late in regulation and the Roughriders outscored Shawnee 11-2 in overtime to earn their first sectional title since 2005. St. Marys will face Wapakoneta next Wednesday at Liberty-Benton at 8 p.m.
Division II Boys Sectional Final
Final OT: St. Marys 65, Shawnee 56
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CELINA — A Mercer County man was arrested Friday morning following a disturbance in Jefferson Township.
At 9:19 a.m. Friday, the Mercer County Sheriff’s Office received several calls in regards to a disturbance at Grand Manor Trailer Court, 3601 State Route 703 in Jefferson Township. The callers reported that a male was half-clothed, covered in blood, and was trying to fight with people.
ST. MARYS — Friday Craft Circle will take place from 10 a.m. to noon today at the St. Marys Community Public Library.
Boys Basketball All League Selection 2014 - 2015
Andrew Renner Bath
Ryan Hoyng Celina
Katwan Singleton Defiance
Austin Allemeier Elida
Noah Bramlage OG
WBL Girls Basketball All-League Selections
Alyssa Manley Bath Senior
Carly Buzzard Wapakoneta Senior
Elissa Ellerbrock OG Senior
Emily Poling Defiance Freshman
Erin Morrow Van Wert Senior
Madison Dackin Bath Senior