Archive - Jul 6, 2011 - News Article
ST. MARYS âÂ Sunny skies and calm waters brought a slew of boaters and campers to Grand Lake St. Marys State Park for the holiday weekend.
âIt was a good weekend,â Park Manager Brian Miller said. âThe campground was at 90 percent occupancy, which is the best weâve seen since Memorial Day weekend. Boat traffic was well above what it was âÂ we had people tubing, skiing and people using boaters beaches for swimming. There also was a lot of fishing, having picnics and people enjoying the area.â
The Auglaize County commissioners are looking for someone to serve on the Mental Health and Recovery Services Board of Allen, Auglaize and Hardin Counties.
The four-year term is to replace the Rev. Steve Nelson, whose term has expired.
The boardâs mission is to âreach out and provide vital prevention and treatment services to every resident,â board Executive Director Mike Schoenhofer said
The Cridersville Firemenâs Jamboree will include something for everyone of all ages this Friday and Saturday, as event organizers work to make it bigger and better each year.
This will be the 47th year for the Jamboree, and Cridersville Fire Chief Ron Mertz said there will be fun for all ages at this annual fundraiser for the fire department.
âItâs a neat event for everyone, and there is a little bit of everything for everyone,â Mertz said. âItâs a small-town type of atmosphere, but has a great feel.â