March 3rd, 2015
Wapakoneta and Waynesfield-Goshen schools are on a 2-hour delay for today (Tuesday, March 3).
Botkins Local School is on a two-hour delay for today (Tuesday, March 3).
UPDATE: 7:37 a.m. Wapakoneta City Schools are closed.
UPDATE: 8:04 a.m. Waynesfield-Goshen Local School is closed.
A winter weather advisory has been issued for Auglaize County from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday.
Light freezing rain is possible beginning as or mixing with sleet.
About a tenth if an inch of light ice may accumulate and will change to rain by noon Tuesday.
Light amounts of icing will cause some roads and sidewalks to become slippery. Use caution when outdoors as areas that look wet may be icy. If you must drive, be cautious as you may encounter nice on the roads.
Waynesfield-Goshen High School has offered to pay for students' meals prior to its boys basketball tournament game Tuesday in Coldwater.
The WGHS athletic department will pay for students' meals at McDonald's in Celina between 5:30-6:15 p.m. Tuesday.
This offer is for students only and students must be wearing Waynesfield-Goshen "spirit wear."
McDonald's in Celina is located at 101 Grand Lake Rd., Celina, Ohio.
Wapakoneta High School has fielded a lot of phone calls about the site of its game Friday, specifically about where it is and how to get there.
The Redskins will play at 8 p.m. Friday at Riverdale High School, which has a Mount Blanchard address but is not in or around the town of Mount Blanchard but rather south of it along Ohio 37.
Riverdale High School is located at 20613 Ohio 37, Mount Blanchard, Ohio.
Those from the Wapakoneta area who are planning to travel to the game are advised to use the following directions:
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
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