|Local Briefs: 02-23-13|
|Written by Sentinel-Tribune Staff|
|Saturday, 23 February 2013 09:36|
Work closes Wales Road
On Monday from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m., short-term closures on Wales Road, between East Broadway Road and Drouillard Road, are possible for bridge work. They will be about 10 minutes each.
Traffic will be maintained by flaggers.
Train for SKYWARN
MILLBURY - The annual SKYWARN severe weather spotters training for Wood County will be Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at the Lake High School auditorium, 28080 Lemoyne Road.
The training is presented by the National Weather Service, Cleveland office, and is sponsored by the Wood County Emergency Management Agency.
The session will explain how to accurately identify and report severe weather occurrences to the National Weather Service and local officials.
Anyone interested in learning more about severe weather should attend the training. The session is open to everyone and preregistration is not required.
Probate court receives funds
Wood County Probate and Juvenile Court Judge David Woessner reports that the juvenile court received $205,151 in funds during 2012 through its participation in the federal government's Title IV-E program.
This program provides partial reimbursement to the court for probation activities designed to safely maintain delinquent youth in their own homes and for the cost of placement when that is not possible.
Additional uses will help fund the court's community supervision program and other probation services.
Today - Cloudy with a chance of flurries. Highs in the lower 30s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight - Cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. West winds around 10 mph.
Sunday - Partly sunny with highs in the mid 30s. West winds around 10 mph. Lows in the lower 20s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Extended forecast - Partly sunny Monday with highs in the upper 30s. Rain likely at night with a chance of freezing rain. Lows in the upper 20s. Rain and snow likely Tuesday with highs in the upper 30s. Snow likely at night with lows in the upper 20s. Chance of snow 60 percent. Cloudy Wednesday with a 40 percent chance of snow. Highs in the mid 30s. Snow at night with lows in the upper 20s. Cloudy Thursday with a 40 percent chance of snow. Highs in the mid 30s. Lows in the mid 20s. Cloudy Friday with highs in the mid 30s.
Pick 3 Evening: 9-7-7
Pick 3 Midday: 5-8-8
Pick 4 Evening: 1-2-0-6
Pick 4 Midday: 1-1-4-4
Pick 5 Evening: 7-7-8-5-1
Pick 5 Midday: 1-5-1-3-5
Rolling Cash 5: 14-15-27-31-36
Mega Millions: 09-13-24-38-49 Mega Ball: 30
Closing grain prices for the week as of Friday at Mid-Wood are:
Wheat - $6.90
Corn - $7
Soybeans - $14.52
New crop prices:
Wheat - $6.94
Corn - $5.13
Soybeans - $12.16
Genealogical society meets
The Wood County Chapter of Ohio Genealogical Society meets Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. in the Wood County District Public Library Meeting Room, 251 N. Main St.
The brief business meeting will be followed by Judy Justus, Perrysburg historian, who will present the program “How NOT to Write Your Family History.” Everyone is welcome.
Legislative update given on developmental services
The Advocacy Task Force of the Bowling Green Chamber of Commerce will hold the next session in its series of legislative updates Tuesday at noon in the Wood County District Public Library, 251 N. Main St.
The free event will feature Ohio Development Services Agency Director Christiane Schmenk.
The update will discuss the transition from the Ohio Department of Development to the Ohio Development Services Agency, and an overview of Ohio Development Services Agency programs for small businesses. There will be a question and answer period.
Reservations are encouraged and space is limited. Attendees are encouraged to bring a lunch. Water and coffee will be provided.
Kathlyn and Austin Downs, a boy, Feb. 22, Wood County Hospital.
High Friday 37
Record high (set in 1922) 70
High a year ago 47
Low Friday 21
Record low (set in 1963) -6
Low a year ago 29
Precipitation (in the past 24 hours) 0.22 inch
Front Page Stories
|Plant to shut down (5-24-13)
05/24/2013 | Sentinel-Tribune
PERRYSBURG - The Diamond Crystal Brands plant in Perrysburg Township will be closing this summer, af [ ... ]
|Owens may hike tuition (5-24-13)|
05/24/2013 | MARIE THOMAS BAIRD, Sentinel Education Editor
There likely will be a tuition increase for Owens Community College students thi [ ... ]