Local Briefs: 8-05

Clough Street closed in BG
East Clough Street, between South Enterprise and South Summit streets, will be closed to through traffic
on Thursday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. for tree work.
Center Township Trustees set mtg.
Both regularly scheduled meetings of Center Township Trustees have been cancelled for August.
The trustees will instead meet Aug. 17 at 7 p.m. in the Center Township Hall, 9986 Bowling Green Road
Blood drive Saturday in BG
The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at First Christian
Church, 375 Haskins Road, Bowling Green.
Learn more about butterflies
GRAND RAPIDS – On Sunday, Mary Jane Thurston State Park will host a "Kings and Queens of the
Garden" program from 2 to 4 p.m.
Meet in the day use area for a monarch butterfly display. Live monarchs and caterpillars will be
available for viewing, weather permitting. Learn how you can attract these pollinators to your yard.
Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
Hydrants flushed, tested in Weston
WESTON – The North-western Water and Sewer District’s Maintenance Department will be flushing and testing
fire hydrants beginning Monday in Weston.
The testing will be performed from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. each day that week.
Residents may experience rusty water during this period and should run tap water prior to using water for
laundry purposes.
BG Community Center to close for maintenance
The Bowling Green Community Center will be closed Aug. 17-21 for routine yearly maintenance. The front
desk will remain open for business during the week from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Call (419) 354-6223 or visit the Web site at www.bgohio.org (Parks & Recreation) for more
Tonight – Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Light and variable winds.
Thursday – Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s. Partly cloudy
overnight, lows in the upper 50s.
Extended forecast – Partly sunny Friday with a 30-percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in
the upper 70s. Mostly cloudy overnight, lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent. Partly sunny
Saturday, highs in the upper 80s with a 40-percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy in the evening, lows
around 70s. On Sunday, partly cloudy, highs in the lower 90s and lows in the lower 70s. Partly cloudy
Monday, highs in the lower 90s.
Mega Millions: 1-28-34-42-50
Mega Ball: 27
Kicker: 8-6-7-3-1-0
Rolling Cash 5: 6-10-11-21-27
Pick 3: 8-0-4
Pick 4: 5-2-5-1
Ten-Oh #1460: 1-3-4-8-9-
Day drawings
Pick 3: 0-0-9
Pick 4: 8-5-7-0
Ten-Oh #1459: 7-11-14-17-18-23-28-33-37-39-43-44-
Admissions: Peggy D. Allen, Thomas W. Enderbury, David L. Creps.
Discharges: None reported.
High Tuesday 83
High a year ago 85
Record high (set in 1930) 98
Low this morning 63
Low a year ago 65
Record low (set in 1894) 40
Precipitation (in the past 24 hours) None
Thursday, Aug. 6
Quilt Day
Senior Citizen’s Day
8:30 a.m. – Jr. Fair Swine Showmanship – Beef Show Arena
9 a.m. – Wood County Antique Tractor Pull – divisions 2 & 3 – Grandstand
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. – Senior Citizen’s Day Activities, Free tent
9:30 to 11 a.m. – Quilted Items Accepted for display, Annex Bldg.
11 a.m. – Jr. Fair Horse- Contesting
Noon – Child Safety and Child-proofing Your Home, Baby Care Tent, Grandstand area
1 p.m. – Wood County Fair Farm Stock Tractor Pull, Grandstand
1 to 9 p.m. – Quilt Day, Annex Bldg.
2:30 p.m. – Feeding Your Toddler – presentation, Baby Care Tent – Grandstand area
4 p.m. – Wood County Fair Altered Farm Stock Tractor Pull – Grandstand
4 p.m. – Infant presentation, Baby Care Tent, Grandstand area
5 p.m. – Final Fair Quilt Auction, in front of Annex Bldg.
5 p.m. – Beef Day Judging, Home & Garden World Bldg.
5 p.m. – Wood County Fair 4-Wheel Drive Truck Pull, Grandstand
5:30 to 6:30 p.m. – Turning With the Woodlathe demonstration, Fine Arts Bldg.
6 p.m. – Wood County Fair Mini Tractor Pull – Grandstand
7 to 8 p.m. – Dulcimer Music by Wood County Dulcimer/Simple Sounds, Home and Garden World Bldg
7 to 10 p.m. – Cross Creek Band, Free tent
7:30 p.m. – Youth Days, Beef Show Arena
8:30 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.sentinel-tribune.com, see link on front page.)