Local briefs

BG school board hears from architects

The Bowling Green City Schools Board of Education will hold a special workshop meeting on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. at the Administrative Offices, 137 Clough St.

The board will hear presentations and interview two prospective architectural firms that submitted RFQ’s for design professional services for the district’s facilities master plan project.

The public is invited to attend. There will be no public participation. No action is expected to be taken.

Kiwanis Club hears about fitness

The Bowling Green Kiwanis will meet on Thursday at the Wood County Senior Center, 140 S Grove St. The public is welcome to attend. The meeting starts at noon and lunch is available starting at 11:30 a.m.

Hannah Bockey, graduate assistant and fitness trainer at Bowling Green State University will talk about Falcon Fitness. Bockey received a bachelor’s degree in exercise science from BGSU and has continued to remain a Falcon while she completes a Master of Science in kinesiology. As part of her graduate student duties, Bockey is the instructor of the Silver Sneakers Strength, Balance and Fitness class for older adults twice a week in the Perry Fieldhouse.

For more information, go to www.kiwanisbg.org.

Rotary member talks about trip to Africa

The Bowling Green Rotary Club speaker on Thursday will Bob Rex, a rotary member. Rex will talk on his recent rip to the African county of Tanzania. In his talk and pictures he will show the needs of children in their school in this rural part of western Tanzania. The club meets at noon at Bowling Green Country Club, 923 Fairview Ave.

Custar Legion serves breakfast

CUSTAR — Custar American Legion Post 305, 9155 Custar Road, will host a breakfast Sunday from 8 a.m.-noon.

The meal is sponsored by the Sons of American Legion.

A donation will be accepted for the breakfast, which will include pancakes, French toast, eggs and sausage.

Baked steak served in Bradner

BRADNER — The Bradner American Legion’s baked steak dinner will be served Sunday at the post, 209 W. Crocker St. Call in orders to 419-288-3634 for early pick-up, or stop by and eat at the post.

The menu includes green beans, mashed potatoes with or without gravy, dessert and a drink. Cost is $10. Serving starts at 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. or they run out.


Gabrielle and Alex Hoffman, a daughter, March 2, Wood County Hospital.

Aspen and Nicholas rettig, a son, March 1, Wood County Hospital.

Zoie Zirger and Jesse Hasty, a son, Feb. 28, Wood County Hospital.

Breanna Lovejoy, a daughter, Feb. 28, Wood County Hospital.

Juanita Fisher and Tyler Rosebrook, a daughter, Feb. 28, Wood County Hospital.


Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 48. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable. Partly cloudy at night, with a low around 37.

Extended: A chance of showers after 1 p.m. Monday. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%. A chance of showers before 1 a.m. Mostly cloudy at night, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Partly sunny Tuesday, with a high near 46. Partly cloudy at night, with a low around 28. Partly sunny Wednesday, with a high near 40. Mostly cloudy at night, with a low around 26. Partly sunny Thursday, with a high near 38.