|Local Briefs: 03-19-13|
|Written by Sentinel-Tribune Staff|
|Tuesday, 19 March 2013 10:00|
Coffee Talk group meets
Coffee Talk book group meets Thursday at 10:30 a.m. at Wood County District Public Library in Bowling Green to discuss "The Girl in the Blue Beret" by Bobbie Ann Mason.
The group, led by Kristin Wetzel, meets in the library's second floor Reading Lounge and is free and open to all.
Copies of the group's next selection, "The Light Between Oceans" by M. L. Stedman, will be available for check-out at this meeting.
Wayne food distribution is Thursday
The monthly food distribution in Wayne will be held Thursday from 9 to 10 a.m. at the Wayne Fire Hall.
The food is for those living in the 43466 zip code.
Rotary Club meets Thursday
The Bowling Green Rotary Club will meet Thursday at 11:40 a.m. at the Bowling Green Country Club.
The guest speaker will be Judy Lee Trautman, co-chair of the Multi-Faith Council. She will discuss "Perspectives On Peace."
Kiwanis Club meets Thursday
The Bowling Green Kiwanis Club will learn about a growing Christian youth basketball program at noon on Thursday at Stone Ridge Golf Club.
Upward Basketball representative Stan Riggs will explain the methods and goals of the program for youth from kindergarten through eighth grade. Upward Basketball is an evangelistic ministry designed to promote community outreach, develop volunteer leadership and share Christian love with children and their families.
Upward Basketball partners with four local churches in Bowling Green: Church of the Nazarene, Dayspring Assembly of Gold, First United Methodist Church and St. Mark's Lutheran Church.
Tonight - Mostly cloudy. Cold with lows around 19. West winds 15 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph in the evening.
Wednesday - Partly sunny with highs around 30. West winds with gusts up to 30 mph. Mostly cloudy overnight with a 30-percent chance of snow showers. Cold, with lows around 18.
Extended forecast - Partly sunny Thursday with a 30-percent chance of snow showers. Highs in the lower 30s, lows around 20. Partly cloudy Friday with highs in the upper 30s and lows in the mid 20s. On Saturday, partly cloudy with highs around 40.
Classic Lotto: 11-17-19-21-
Pick 3 Evening: 7-2-2
Pick 3 Midday: 5-4-1
Pick 4 Evening: 6-5-9-6
Pick 4 Midday: 3-8-3-1
Pick 5 Evening: 0-8-8-7-8
Pick 5 Midday: 2-2-9-8-2
Rolling Cash 5: 16-21-34-
Two injury crashes reported
Two people were taken to area hospitals Monday following separate accidents precipitated by icy road conditions in the county.
At 9:19 a.m. Keely Harsanje, Carey, was northbound on Ohio 235, just north of Cygnet Road, when she lost control on the icy roadway, crossed the center line and spun 180 degrees, driving off the road and into a ditch.
She was taken by McComb EMS to Blanchard Valley Hospital, Findlay, with possible injuries.
At 9:46 a.m., Nya Morris, Custar, was westbound on Needles Road, just west of Potter Road, when she lost control of her vehicle on the icy road and drove off the roadway to the right, overturning once in a field.
She sustained non-incapacitating injuries and was taken to Wood County Hospital by McComb EMS.
Morris was cited for failure to control.
Thrift store offers sale
NORTH BALTIMORE — St. Vincent dePaul Thrift Store will have half-price on all clothing this week, open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Friday.
The store will be open just March 27 next week and then closed until April 3.
Easter egg hunt Saturday in Grand Rapids
GRAND RAPIDS — Washington Township 4-H will hold an Easter egg hunt Saturday at Grand Rapids Nursing Care, 24201 Third St.
The hunt is open to children ages 0-9.
High Monday 40
Record high (set in 1903) 78
High a year ago 71
Low Monday 27
Record low (set in 1883) 0
Low a year ago 57
Precipitation (in the past 24 hours) 0.17 inch
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