Assault on trail was false report
The Wood County Sheriff’s Office is announcing the assault reported on the Slippery Elm Trail in late
April did not occur.
"There was no incident on the Slippery Elm Trail," stated Det. Sgt. Terry James. "It was
falsely reported at the time of the incident."
A woman told law enforcement officials a man, possibly wearing gray shorts, had assaulted her while she
was jogging between Bowling Green and Rudolph on April 26.
Motorcyclist injured in high-speed crash
BRADNER – A motorcyclist traveling an estimated 120 mph crashed and sustained serious injuries just after
noon Tuesday near the village.
According to the Wood County Sheriff’s Office Ian Hale, of Bradner, lost control of his motorcycle on
Caldwell Road, struck a tree, was thrown from the motorcycle and landed in a ditch. The report indicates
Hale was thrown 162 feet.
He was transported by air ambulance to the University of Toledo Medical Center. His condition was not
Citations are pending. It had been determined by deputies that Hale did not have a motorcycle endorsement
on his license.
Hale’s estimated speed was based on witness statements and data gathered at the crash site.
First United food giveaway
First United Methodist Church of Bowling Green will be holding a food distribution and senior food box
Friday from 9:30 to 11 a.m. The church is located at 1526 E. Wooster St. The parking lot is being
redone, so caution should be taken when parking.
All service families with a spouse deployed may have a free bag of groceries upon presentation of
military ID.
Weston Legion serves baked steak
WESTON – Weston American Legion Post No. 409 will host a baked steak dinner on Friday from 5 to 7 p.m.

A donation of $7 is suggested.
Luckey library starts storytime on June 10
LUCKEY – Storytime will be held at the Luckey Branch Library every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. in conjunction
with the summer reading program "Be Creative @ Your Library." Storytimes will run June 10
through July 22.
Tonight – Becoming partly cloudy. Cool with lows in the upper 40s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday – Partly cloudy with highs in the mid 60s. Mostly clear overnight with lows in the upper 40s.

Extended forecast – Mostly sunny Friday, highs in the lower 70s. Partly cloudy overnight with lows in the
lower 50s. Partly sunny Saturday with highs in the lower 70s. A 30-percent chance of showers overnight,
lows in the mid 50s. On Sunday, mostly cloudy with a 40-percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper
70s and lows in the upper 50s. Mostly cloudy Monday, highs in the upper 70s with a 40-percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
Mega Millions: 9-13-26-30-35
Mega Ball: 33
Rolling Cash 5: 1-12-31-34-35
Pick 3: 5-5-6 Pick 4: 5-8-9-8
Ten-Oh #1334: 1-2-3-16-17-19-28-29-40-42-45-50-52-58-61-67-77-78-79-80
Day drawings
Pick 3: 1-4-8 Pick 4: 8-3-9-0
Ten-Oh #1333: 3-6-9-10-15-26-30-31-37-40-46-47-49-57-60-61-62-65-67-77
North Baltimore library kicks off summer reading program
NORTH BALTIMORE – Ronald McDonald visited North Baltimore Public Library this morning to celebrate the
beginning of the library’s Summer Reading Club for kids.
All kids from birth to those entering grade six are welcome to join through July 11. Reading for six
hours or more will earn kids prizes.
Weekly Story Times will be offered: Toddler Times (June 10 to July 8) on Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. for
ages 1-3 with an adult; and Preschool Story Times (June 11 to July 9) on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. for
ages 3½ to 6.
Teens and adults are also welcome to join Summer Reading Club. The children’s theme is "You’re a
Star @ Your Library!"
Children entering grades 1-6 may bring their lunch to the library (June 10 to July 8) on Wednesdays from
noon to 1 p.m. Stories, crafts, games and dessert are on the menu.
Visit the library, or its Web site at for more information.
Admissions: None reported.
Discharges: Michael D. Walters.
Ashley and Gregory Martin, a boy, June 2, Wood County Hospital.
High Tuesday 63
High a year ago 75
Mean high 78
Record high (set in 1934) 102
Low this morning 53
Low a year ago 56
Mean low 54
Record low (set in 1929) 35
Precipitation (in the past 24 hours) Trace