Smoke evacuates Home Depot
The Home Depot store in Bowling Green was evacuated Tuesday after smoke was reported in the facility.
Firefighters were called to the site, 1169 S. Main St., on the report of smoke in the break room just
after 7 p.m. By the time fire personnel had arrived, all customers and employees had been evacuated.
No smoke or fire was initially found, but firefighters later located light smoke coming from the break
room’s ceiling vents.
Investigation revealed that an overheated motor on an HVAC unit on the roof was the culprit.
Fort Meigs Road reopens
PERRYSBURG – Fort Meigs Road, at I-475, is now open. Through Friday, lane restrictions are possible on
Fort Meigs Road at I-475 for finish work.
Obscene graffiti in Hoytville
HOYTVILLE – A sheriff’s deputy responded to the report of multiple instances of obscene graffiti in the
village Tuesday.
The incident was reported at approximately 6:50 p.m.
The Wood County Sheriff’s Office was notified that at least two houses, as well as roadways in the area
of East Walnut Street and South Main Street in the village, were spray painted with depictions of male
Latta holds one-on-one meetings
Congressman Bob Latta will be available for one-on-one meetings with constituents at the Wood County
Courthouse Atrium, located at One Courthouse Square in Bowling Green, on Friday.
From 9 a.m. to noon, residents can meet individually with Latta and discuss the issues that are most
important to them and their families.
Staff will also be available to assist with casework or help residents with any issues they may have with
the federal government.
Residents are not required to RSVP, but should contact Latta’s office at 800-541-6446 for more
Tonight – Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
Friday – Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Lows in the upper 50s.
Extended forecast – Partly cloudy Saturday with highs in the lower 80s and lows in the mid 60s. Partly
sunny Sunday with a 30-percent chance of rain during the day and overnight. Highs in the lower 80s. Lows
in the mid 60s.
Classic Lotto: 09-10-
Kicker: 4-1-7-0-4-0
Pick 3 Evening: 4-1-6
Pick 3 Midday: 8-6-5
Pick 4 Evening: 5-7-7-4
Pick 4 Midday: 4-7-4-8
Pick 5 Evening: 2-9-0-
Pick 5 Midday: 8-2-4-
Powerball: 05-15-18-
Powerball: 35
Power Play: 3
Rolling Cash 5: 04-17-
Tamara and Joshua McGrew, a daughter, July 16, Wood County Hospital
Weather statistics
High Wednesday 69
Record high (set in 1988) 99
High a year ago 91
Low Wednesday 54
Record low (set in 1945)
Low a year ago 73
Precipitation (in the last 24 hours) none