Local Briefs: 8-04


BG heavy trash pickup next week
Bowling Green will conduct a heavy item pickup the week of Aug. 10.
Eligible items are furniture, most appliances, bedding and similar items.
Appliances not allowed are refrigerators, freezers, dehumidifers and air conditioners.
No more than three mattresses will be collected per home.
To ensure pickup, all items should be curbside by 7 a.m. Aug. 10. Once a crew completes a street, they
will not return.
This is not a brush or leaf pickup.
BG food programs to operate Friday
Both the monthly Bowling Green food distribution and Senior Food Box will operate Friday from 9:30 to 11
Both are operating at First United Methodist Church, 1526 E. Wooster St.
Haskins committee meets Thursday
HASKINS – The Haskins Village Rules and Ordinance Committee will meet Thursday in the town hall at 7:30
a.m. The purpose of this meeting is various topics.
BG gets new fire pumper
Bowling Green has taken delivery of a new fire pumper, which was ordered more than a year ago.
The vehicle has been put in service at the west-side station and replaces a pumper purchased in the early
Semi-truck crash hurts Mich. man
A Michigan man was taken to the hospital by air ambulance after his truck rolled on the interstate.
The Ohio State Highway Patrol reported this morning that a vehicle driven by James M. VanAvery, 30, of
Michigan, was traveling southbound along I-75 Monday at about 5 p.m. when the 2007 Kenworth truck drove
off the right side of the road around milepost 175, struck a ditch and overturned.
VanAvery was transported by Life Flight to University of Toledo Medical Center.
No citations have been issued yet as a result of the accident.
Tonight – Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the mid 60s.
Chance of rain 30 percent.
Wednesday – Partly cloudy with highs in the lower 80s. North winds around 5 mph. Mostly clear overnight,
lows in the mid 50s.
Extended forecast – Partly cloudy Thursday, highs in the lower 80s, lows in the lower 60s. Partly cloudy
again Friday, highs in the lower 80s. Mostly cloudy overnight, 30-percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. On Saturday, partly cloudy with highs in the upper 80s and lows in
the id 60s. Mostly sunny Sunday, highs in the lower 90s.
Classic Lotto: 3-7-29-30-31-38
Rolling Cash 5: 14-23-27-30-35
Pick 3: 9-8-8
Pick 4: 0-7-7-7
Ten-Oh #1458: 1-7-13-17-
Day drawings
Pick 3: 5-6-9
Pick 4: 1-1-0-8
Ten-Oh #1457: 2-4-9-18-22-24-26-27-29-35-43-46-47-58-59-66-69-73-74-78
Admissions: Alisha E. Gonzales.
Discharges: None reported.
High Monday 83
High a year ago 83
Record high (set in 1930) 100
Low this morning 57
Low a year ago 65
Record low (set in 1894) 36
Precipitation (in the past 24 hours) None
Wednesday at the county fair
D.A.R.E. Day
Chamber Member Business Day at the Fair
9 a.m. – Mule Pull, Grandstand
9 a.m. – Tractor Operator Contest, Infield of Track
9 a.m. – Jr. Horse Show – English, Horse Arena
9 a.m. – Jr. Fair Rabbit Judging, Rabbit/Poultry Barn
10 a.m. – Open Class Performance Goat Show, North Township Grove Tent
Noon to 6 p.m. – "Kids Day" ride special, $10
Noon to 7 p.m. – Business Day display open, Annex Bldg.
2 p.m. – Infant and Toddler Car Seat Demonstration and Instruction, Baby Care Tent, Grandstand area
2 p.m. – Pony Pull, Grandstand
5 p.m. – Middleton Homemakers International Dinner, Home And Garden World Bldg.
5:30 to 6:30 p.m. – Bandsaws and Boxes demonstration by Northwest Ohio Woodworkers Guild, Fine Arts Bldg.

6 to 10 p.m. – Mixin It Up Karaoke, Free tent
6:30 p.m. – Harness racing, grandstand
7 p.m. – Master Gardeners, Home and Garden World Bldg.
8 p.m. – Square dancing, in front of livestock barns
(Editor’s note: Numerous items have been edited. A complete fair schedule is available at
www.sent-trib.com, see front page link)

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