The Auglaize County Chapter of Pheasants Forever conducted its 28th annual banquet Saturday evening in the Junior Fair Building at the Auglaize County Fairgrounds. A total 350 people purchased tickets and were expected to attend the event.
The Auglaize County Democratic Central Committee will meet on Saturday to fill the Wapakoneta City Council seat recently vacated by Randy Fisher.
Members of the committee from precincts within Wapakoneta will be eligible to vote for Fisher’s replacement.
Wednesday's Lenten service, conducted by the Wapakoneta Ministerial Association and hosted at St. Joseph Catholic Church at noon, was led by First English Lutheran Church, with Reverend Neil Brady delivering the message. First English Lutheran Church also provided and served the meal.
The Lands and Buildings Committee reported on its March 6 meeting, its public meeting on March 9 and a follow-up committee meeting held March 15. The committee has been working on a possible grant to be used for renovations in the downtown area.
On Thursday March 16, the FFA held its annual awards banquet at the Wapakoneta High School. Gathered were members of the FFA, family members, teachers, school officials, school board members and special guests.