Local Briefs: 11-13

Thief nabs defunct tickets
GRAND RAPIDS – An apparent robber, who stole a case of tickets, can scratch winning the lottery from his
The Wood County Sheriff’s Office reports that someone forced entry into the Friendship Marathon, 24010
Front St., sometime before 5:20 a.m. on Wednesday. Surveillance footage shows what appears to be a male
in dark clothes, wearing a jacket with the hood up, running up to the front of the business and throwing
a rock through the glass door before letting himself in.
The subject then grabbed the lottery ticket case from the counter and ran out of the business, heading
According to the incident report, the tickets had been deactivated the previous night.
Break-ins also were reported Monday at two gas stations in Weston, about 10 miles southeast of Grand
Student group seeks donations
The National Student Speech Language Hearing Association of Bowling Green State University will be asking
area businesses for donations to support its annual holiday potluck and raffle dinner.
Proceeds from the fundraiser will go to 4 Paws for Ability, which specializes in training and placement
of service dogs for children and adults with developmental disabilities.
Info meeting for BG VFW
An information meeting for all members, auxiliary members and social members of VFW Post 1148 will be
held Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at the post, 719 S. Main St.
Library needs two board members
PEMBERVILLE – The Pemberville Public Library Board of Trustees is looking for two new board members.
The term would begin Jan. 1, 2010. School district library trustees hold a seven-year term.
Interested individuals should write a letter of interest by Dec. 1 to the Eastwood Board of Education,
the taxing authority for the Pemberville Library.
Individuals with questions about the position may contact Jane Kohlenberg, library director, (419)
Tonight – Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. East winds 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.
Saturday – Partly cloudy, highs in the mid 60s. Mostly cloudy overnight, lows in the mid 40s.
Extended forecast – Mostly cloudy again Sunday, highs in the upper 50s, lows in the upper 30s. Partly
sunny Monday, highs in the lower 50s, overnight lows in the upper 30s. On Tuesday, mostly cloudy, highs
in the lower 50s, lows in the mid 30s. Partly sunny Wednesday, highs in the lower 50s.
Rolling Cash 5: 7-22-31-38-39
Pick 3: 8-7-6
Pick 4: 2-0-1-6
Ten-Oh #1660: 2-7-8-10-
Day drawings
Midday 3: 2-9-9
Midday 4: 6-0-0-3
Ten-Oh Midday: 1-3-
Admissions: None to report.
Discharges: Kimberly A. Garner, Baby Boy Garner.
High Thursday 54
High a year ago 38
Record high (set in 1949) 73
Low this morning 31
Low a year ago 31
Record low (set in 1911) 11
Precipitation (in the past 24 hours) None