Over the course of this week, speakers Tony Rotondo and Glenn Hux of the Mercer County District Library will speak to 270 Wapakoneta Middle School sixth graders about rocks and minerals.
This is the fourth year the speakers have presented to the sixth grade science classes at WMS.
Shoppers might notice some of the downtown stores tonight staying open past 5 pm. In fact, members of the Wapak Antique and Specialty shops, WASS, are staying open until 8 p.m., kicking off a new program called “First Fridays.”
St. Joseph Catholic Church on Thursday celebrated the Feast of Our Lady of Candelaria as a way to welcome the guest workers from Golden Fresh Farms to Wapakoneta.
Rachel Barber, who helped lead the effort, explained how they came up with the idea to do this special dinner.
PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. (AP) — The handlers of Pennsylvania's most famous groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil, said the furry rodent has "predicted" six more weeks of winter after seeing his shadow at dawn Thursday.
FFA Alumni members held their annual dance Saturday night at 7:30 p.m. in the Jr. Fair Building at the Auglaize County Fairgrounds.
About 300 people normally attend the dance, which lasts until around 11:30 p.m.
After 36 and a half years of service to Wapakoneta, Patrolman Dennis R. Golden is retiring.
Golden's friends, family, and the Wapakoneta Police Department took time to thank him Friday afternoon at city hall.