Local Briefs: 6-06

Stony Ridge starts storytime
STONY RIDGE – The Stony Ridge Branch Library will hold a storytime each Tuesday at 7 p.m., starting June
9 and running through July 21.
Elmwood moves meeting dates
JERRY CITY – The Elmwood Board of Education meetings for the months of June and July have been changed.
The new dates are June 22 and July 20.
Meetings begin in the auditeria at 7 p.m.
Open house today at Portage River Rehab
PEMBERVILLE – Portage River Rehab will hold an open house today from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at its office in
Suite 3 at 222 E. Front St., Pemberville.
The entrance is off of the parking lot at river level in the back of the building.
It will hold a grand opening on Monday by appointment only. Call (419) 287-3355 to schedule an
appointment.
Portage River Rehab offers physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech therapy from pediatrics to
geriatrics.
It also offers outpatient therapy and home health care. And it offers aquatics in Bowing Green.
Karate classes start Monday
JERRY CITY – The Elmwood Community Center is offering a summer karate program with an emphasis on
striking, kicking, kata, sparring and self-defense techniques.
Taught by Randy Hann, a fifth degree black belt, the class will meet Monday and Thursday evenings.
The program is offered for two three-week periods: Monday to June 25, and July 6-23. Students in grades
3-8 will meet from 5 to 6 p.m., and high school students will meet from 6 to 7 p.m.
More information is available by attending the class, or visiting www.karatebyhann.com.
Weather
Today _ Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph, becoming north this
afternoon.
Tonight – Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. East winds 5 to 10 mph, becoming southeast after
midnight.
Sunday – Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 10 to 15 mph, becoming west in the afternoon.
A 30 percent chance of evening showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s.
Monday through Friday – Partly sunny Monday with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms during
the day and 60 percent at night. Highs in the upper 70s. Lows around 60. Partly sunny Tuesday with a
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 40 percent. Lows in the
upper 50s. Partly cloudy Wednesday. Highs in the lower 70s. A chance of showers or thunderstorms
Wednesday night. Lows in the mid 50s. Mostly cloudy Thursday with a chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 40 percent. Lows in the mid 50s. Mostly sunny Friday. Highs in
the mid 70s.
Lottery
Kicker – 6-7-6-2-9-7
Rolling Cash 5 – 13-15-23-25-29
Pick 3 – 6-1-9 Pick 4 – 9-5-5-0
Ten-Oh Draw 1340 – 4-14-16-19-20-23-30-43-46-47-49-51-55-60-66-69-73-75-76-80
Day drawings
Pick 3 – 8-5-3 Pick 4 – 7-0-2-4
Ten-Oh Draw 1339 – 2-6-9-11-13-19-24-29-38-41-42-43-44-47-51-52-56-59-68-74
Mega Millions – 5-20-38-41-52
Mega Ball – 20
Grain prices
Closing grain prices for the week as of Friday at Mid-Wood are:
Wheat – $5.13
Corn – $4.34
Soybeans – $12.38
New crop prices :
Wheat – $5.13
Corn – $4.43
Soybeans – $10.17
Math Buddy program begins
Children, ages 5 and up, looking for some fun, hands-on play and practice with numbers, fractions,
measurement and more can add themselves to Creativity Counts = Let’s Read Math! This math buddy program
meets every Thursday from 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. in the Children’s Place of the Wood County District
Public Library.
Children are asked to register for the program. They are encouraged to participate every week or as often
as their schedules allow.
Exchange to hear about newspapers
Dr. James Foust, chair of the journalism department at Bowling Green State University, will discuss the
changing landscape of newspapers and radio at Tuesday’s (June 9) Exchange Club luncheon at Stone Ridge
Golf Club.
The economic downturn and the growing numbers of people who obtain their news online have led the
newspaper industry to rethink the way they do business.
Foust, who has taught at BGSU since 1994, has an extensive media background, particularly in radio and
television, and has conducted research on electronic media and technology and is the author of
"Online Journalism: Principles and Practices of News for the Web."
Hospital
Admissions: None to report.
Discharges: Rita B. Dellaflora, Doris N. Vanhorn, Megan N. Grilliot and daughter.
Weather
High Friday xx
High a year ago 81
Mean high 79
Record high (set in 1925) 99
Low this morning xx
Low a year ago 72
Mean low 56
Record low (set in 1894) 32
Precipitation (in the past 24 hours) xx