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.
ST. MARYS — The St. Marys boys 4-by-200 meter relay team went into last Saturday’s Division II regional track meet at Welcome Stadium with one goal in mind: break the school record time.
A trip to Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium this week was simply a byproduct. A rather rewarding byproduct.
The Rider quartet of senior Will Walter, junior Cam Swanson, sophomore Austin Tester and freshman Eric Spicer will run in the preliminaries on Friday at 2:40 p.m. The top eight teams will advance to Saturday’s final at 1:25 p.m.
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.
David W. Hawkey, 58, of 01939 Feeder Road in St. Marys, died on Monday, June 2, 2014, at OSU/Wexner Medical Center in Columbus.
He was born on Sept. 20, 1955, in St. Marys, to Orville and Betty (Slemmons) Hawkey.
On July 16, 1988, at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in St. Marys, he married Ann M. Jones, who survives.
Leo J. Tebbe, 85, of 00995 Southland Road in rural New Bremen, died at 6:40 p.m. Monday, June 2, 2014, in the emergency department of Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys.
He was born on Aug. 20, 1928, in Glynwood, to William and Mary (Kramer) Tebbe.
On April 25, 1953, at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in St. Marys, he married Mary A. Craft, who survives.
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.