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April 24th, 2015

Photo of the Week

April 24, 2015

Cridersville Elementary School third-grader Riley Hibbard looks to see where she could put a fish into the wetland ecosystem Thursday morning at the COSI on Wheels presentation.

Moyer, Pfenning, Schoenlein in North-South game

April 24, 2015


From staff reports

Three members of the 2014 Wapakoneta Redskins football team will participate in one of two Ohio North-South Classic exhibition games Saturday.

Redskins head coach Travis Moyer and senior linemen Blake Pfenning and Thomas Schoenlein will represent the South roster in the Division I-II-III game, which will start at 6 p.m. at Welcome Stadium in Dayton.

For more information, see the Friday, April 24 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.


April 23rd

Events happening at Cridersville Elementary

April 23, 2015

Students at Cridersville Elementary School will be partaking in a couple school-wide activities the next two days.

Later today, the school is hosting an Art Show at 5 p.m. and tomorrow night at 6 p.m., the school will be having a carnival.

Right now, the school has COSI on Wheels at the school showing students different scientific facts.

All events are great photo opportunities so be sure to visit our social media in the next few days to see what photos we have to offer.

Must-read feature story: Moell takes state titles

April 23, 2015

Kolbi Moell is one dedicated 10 year old.

As a member of the Dance Centré in Wapakoneta and Gloria's Tumbling & Trampoline Team in Bellefontaine, Kolbi spends more than 20 hours a week practicing, traveling and taking private lessons. 

April 22nd

Redskins edge T-Birds; Wapak beats St. Marys

April 22, 2015


Wapakoneta 2, Lima Central Catholic 1, final

The Redskins (8-4) scored in the bottom of the fifth to break a 1-1 tie, helping to seal their fifth straight win in a cold and windy game against the Thunderbirds (2-9).


Wapakoneta 4, St. Marys 1, final

The Redskins (7-3, 4-2 WBL) won all three singles positions and claimed victory at second doubles in Western Buckeye League action to win their third straight match, equaling a season-high win streak.

This Week's Must-See Sports Photo

April 22, 2015

Aaron Danner of Waynesfield-Goshen High School jumps into the long jump pit Saturday at the Minster Memorial Invitational. (Staff photo/Brad Frank)

Morgan hurls 1-hit shutout; Wapak wins 4th straight

April 22, 2015

Kodi Morgan threw a complete game, one-hit shutout and the Wapakoneta Redskins posted 14 hits in a 9-0 win Tuesday over the Bath Wildcats in a Western Buckeye League varsity baseball game.

For a complete story, see the Wednesday, April 22 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.

Wapakoneta no match for league leader Bath

April 22, 2015

The Wapakoneta Redskins scored once in the first inning but the defending state champion Bath Wildkittens scored 11 straight runs with 12 hits, two of them home runs, in an 11-1 win by run-rule Tuesday in Western Buckeye League varsity softball action.

For a complete story, see the Wednesday, April 22 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.

Koneta Rubber fire remains under investigation

April 22, 2015

Wapakoneta, Buckland and Uniopolis fire departments were called to a fire at Koneta Rubber, 1400 Lunar Drive, in Wapakoneta, at 9:16 p.m. Tuesday.

"We are not sure what exactly caused the fire," said Wapakoneta Fire Chief Kendall Krites.

Krites said employees of the plant noticed fire around the ceiling with it spreading across the ceiling.

April 21st

Photo of the Day

April 21, 2015

Nine students from the Wapakoneta FFA Chapter volunteered tree packaging for the Auglaize Soil and Water Conservation District . 

The FFA members packaged a total of 3,800 trees during the day. There were a total of 63 orders packaged in bundles of 10. 

A total of 386 individual trees were packaged for Auglaize County third graders to take home and plant. 

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