March 2nd, 2015
As a result of Sunday's snowfall, Wapakoneta Police Chief Russel Hunlock is reminding residents who have been parked on a city street for 48 hours or more to move their vehicles by Wednesday at midnight.
Day two of arraignment hearings for the trio charged in the Uniopolis murder case continues today as Joseph Furry will appear in the Auglaize County Common Pleas Courtroom today.
We will have up-to-the-minute updates on Furry's hearing so be sure to follow our website, www.wapakdailynews.com and our Twitter feed @WapakDaily.
1:03 p.m. Auglaize County Sheriff Al Solomon has appeared in the courtroom and is sitting behind the prosecuting attorney side.
Roughly eight people are in attendance.
Kindergarten registration for the 2015-16 school year begins today at Wapakoneta Elementary School. Registration will be held at WES today through Wednesday, and at Cridersville Elementary School on Thursday and Friday.
For more details, see the Tuesday, March 3 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.
The Wapakoneta Redskins varsity girls basketball team beat St. Marys 57-24 Saturday night in Spencerville to claim the sectional title.
The Redskins (2) will take on Wauseon (3) Thursday, March 5 at Paulding High School at 6:15 p.m. in the Division II district semifinal girls basketball game.
For more on Saturday's game against St. Marys, see the Monday, March 2 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.
Tyler Copeland (132) and Heath Newman (170) each claimed sectional titles Saturday on the second day of the Division II tournament in Oak Harbor.
Local varsity schedules
SATURDAY, Feb. 28
Division II sectional final
From staff reports
The Wapakoneta Redskins advanced as a team to districts Friday after finishing second in a high school girls bowling Division I sectional tournament at Star Lanes in Port Clinton.
The Redskins had a whopping score of 286 in their fourth Baker game Friday, with their five bowlers combining for 10 strikes and a spare.
Wapakoneta posted a score of 4,003, which was just eight pins shy of first-place Bowling Green’s 4,011. Shelby Timmerman had the top individual score with a 215.
From staff reports
SHAWNEE TWP. — JaQuan Tucker and Jaden O'Neal combined for 50 points for the Shawnee Indians in a 67-51 win Friday over the Wapakoneta Redskins, who stumbled on the final night of the regular season.
Tucker posted 27 points, while O'Neal tallied 23 as the Indians cruised to a win on their Senior Night in the season finale for Western Buckeye League varsity boys basketball.
Adam Henderson scored 17 to lead Wapakoneta, which finished the regular season 11-11 overall and 4-5 in the WBL.
From staff reports
Five members of the Wapakoneta High School wrestling team advanced to the championship semifinals after the first day of the sectional tournament Friday.
Tyler Copeland, Dallas Ambos, Dylan Plaugher, Heath Newman and Landon Hall each need to win at least one of the first two matches today on the second day of the tournament in order to qualify for districts.
Wapakoneta ended Friday in fifth place within the team standings after the first day of a Division II sectional tournament at Oak Harbor High School.
Charlie Sutton placed eighth in the 50-yard freestyle during the state finals Friday, ending his junior campaign with a podium finish, as he and others represented Wapakoneta High School on the final day of the high school swimming Division II state championships at C.T. Branin Natatorium in Canton.
In the girls 50 free, Wapakoneta senior Josie Miller took fourth place Friday in the consolation finals, completing her fourth straight state appearance in the event with a 12th-place effort among all 24 state qualifiers.
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