March 12th, 2015
All three wrestlers for Wapakoneta competed at the state prelims in Columbus today and are moving on for tomorrow's quarterfinal matches.
Wapakoneta's Tyler Copeland (132), Heath Newman (170) and Landon Hall (182) have all advanced after today's state prelims.
For the results and times of tomorrow's quarterfinal matches, see the Friday, March 13 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.
This weekend, the comedy "Harvey" will be performed at Botkins Local School.
For the full story on the production, see the Thursday edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.
Wapakoneta City Schools report a two hour delay today, Thursday November 12, with no morning preschool.
Upon taking a commanding 40-20 lead, the St. Marys Roughriders saw their lead reduced to three, 42-39, by the Wapakoneta Redskins midway through the fourth quarter.
The Roughriders were able to hang on after making all 10 free throw attempts the rest of the way to hold off Wapakoneta for a 52-45 win Wednesday in a high school boys basketball Division II district semifinal at Liberty-Benton High School.
St. Marys' Josh Young had 11 points in the first quarter and 18 for the game. Wapakoneta was led by Corey Crawford's 14 points, while Ethan Good added 13.
The 4-H clubs of Auglaize County posthumously honored two former advisers with the Outstanding Adviser Award and one local company with the Friend of 4-H Award at its annual banquet Tuesday night.
To see who won, read the full story in the Wednesday edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.
From staff reports
Eight members of the Wapakoneta High School wrestling team will compete in an exhibition one week from today, as the Lima Area Wrestling Coaches Association is hosting its first ever Dream Team/All-Star Dual.
Tyler Copeland, Dallas Ambos, Dylan Plaugher, Heath Newman, Landon Hall, Brad Beemer, Jayden Hefner and Drew Robenalt will all compete on behalf of the Redskins.
The exhibition will be held at 6 p.m. March 18 at Lima Central Catholic High School, 720 S. Cable Rd., Lima.
AUGLAIZE SHERIFF: There is a Dense Fog Advisory for Auglaize Co until 10 a.m. Thursday per the National Weather Service.
The Botkins Village Council met Tuesday evening. They discussed plans to open the community park as well as the upcoming Veteran's Park dedication ceremony.
See the Wednesday edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News for the full story.
Wapakoneta, Botkins and Waynesfield-Goshen schools are on a 2-hour delay for today (Wednesday, March 11). No AM Preschool.
UPDATE: 7:45 a.m. Botkins Local School is on a two-hour delay.
UPDATE: 8:05 a.m.
Wapakoneta City Schools are closed.
Waynesfield-Goshen Local School is closed.
Wapakoneta City Schools will have two days added to the end of the school year in addition to a make-up day on April 6.
UPDATE: 8:40 Botkins Local School is on a three-hour delay for today.
Today is the sentence hearing of Bernard W. Carver, 64, in the Auglaize County Common Pleas Court.
Carver is charged with 15 counts of an illegal use of a minor in nudity-oriented material of performance and voyeurism. In all, Carver is looking at 14 years in prison if Judge Frederick Pepple decides to sentence him to the maximum term.
We will have updates on today’s sentencing, which starts approximately at 2 p.m. Be sure to follow the wapakdailynews.com and our Twitter page @WapakDaily.