Local Briefs

Church offers free drive-thru dinner

A free drive-thru community meal hosted by First Christian Church of Bowling Green, 875 Haskins Road, will be held Friday from 5-6 p.m.

This meal is offered to anyone who needs a meal. This month’s menu includes spaghetti casserole, bread, salad and a cookie.

The food bag distribution will continue, thanks to the support of St. Thomas More University Parish and the BG Christian Food Pantry. The toiletries pantry will be available again this month thanks to First Presbyterian Church. Participants are also offered a variety of breads and pastries provided by the Bowling Green Christian Food Pantry. Volunteers from the the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints provide event help including the distribution of the food bags and bread/pastries.

Participants need to remain in their car. Volunteers will take their order, hand deliver meal(s) and direct participants to the bread and pastries.

For more information call the church at 419-354-3989.

Church holds carryout dinner

PEMBERVILLE — The Pemberville United Methodist Church Carryout Public Dinner, 205 Perry St., will be on Saturday, starting at 4 p.m. until sold out. The dinner will feature roast beef, church cheesy potatoes, corn, roll/butter, and homemade desserts. The donation is $10. Curbside pickup only is on Maple Street.

Forecast

Hazardous weather outlook: Showers and thunderstorms are expected ahead of a cold front this afternoon through tonight. Some storms may reach strong to severe limits with the main threat being damaging wind gusts.

Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11 p.m., then showers likely between 11 p.m. and 2 a.m., then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Low around 49. West wind 7 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Thursday: A chance of showers, mainly before 8 a.m. Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. West wind 9 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Partly cloudy at night, with a low around 38.

Extended: Mostly sunny Friday, with a high near 53. Partly cloudy at night, with a low around 40. Partly sunny Saturday, with a high near 61. Mostly cloudy at night, with a low around 43. Mostly sunny Sunday, with a high near 59. A chance of showers at night. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Partly sunny Monday, with a high near 48.