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January 27th, 2015
ST. MARYS — The top spellers at St. Marys Middle School participated in the annual spelling bee on Tuesday. In the end, Xaine LaPoint took home the top prize and Ashley Roth finished second.
ST. MARYS — The sledding hill at K.C. Geiger Park saw a lot of action on Monday. A snow day provided the opportunity for dozens of local residents to hit the hill.
ST. MARYS — Traffic is backed up in the area of Clover Four Road and Tri Township Road because a truck drove off the side of the road.
WAPAKONETA — Tracy W. Mabry, 51, of Celina, withdrew several motions Monday morning in Auglaize County Common Pleas Court related to his aggravated murder case for his alleged role in the 1981 death of St. Marys resident Marcellus Reineke. Mabry is now scheduled to appear in Februrary for a change-of-plea hearing. For complete coverage, pick up Tuesday's edition of the Leader.
The following is a list of delays and cancellations as of 7:55 a.m. Monday:
Auglaize Industries - 2 hour delay
Auglaize County Council on Aging - closedCe
Celina - closed
Grand Lake Christian School - 2 hour delay
Minster - 2 hour delay
New Bremen - 2 hour delay
New Knoxville - 2 hour delay
St. Marys - closed
Wapakoneta - closed
The following are road conditions for the area as of 7:32 a.m. Monday:
Auglaize County: Roads are hazardous and icy and snow covered. Use caution.
Mercer County: A Level 1 Snow Emergency.
VIDEO OF THE DAY: 2015 'Bad Lip Readings' video spoofs NFL football stars
The latest 'Bad Lip Readings' video skewers many of the NFL's biggest stars with some unforgettable lines.
CELINA — Mercer County Sheriff's Detective Sgt. Doug Timmerman recently confronted a scammer who is part of an IRS scam that has been targeting local residents. Attached is an audio recording of the call. There is profanity at the end of the call on the scammer's part. Listener discretion is advised.
Jan. 23: Friday Craft Circle will be held from 10 a.m. to noon today at the St. Marys Community Public Library.
MINSTER — Aaron Huwer won Minster's geography bee on Thursday.