Keep voting NB! National Guard JJH Girls Basketball Week 11 Athlete of the Week Nominees: Vote Now!

Pretty impressive NB and fans!!! You have caught Olivia Frost up – but it’s NOT ENOUGH!!!! North Baltimore’s Olivia Frost has been nominated for the Athlete of the Week – We have the link – go VOTE NOW! – You can vote MORE THAN ONCE! Let’s show the state that we support our student/athletes!

North Baltimore’s Olivia Frost has been nominated for the Athlete of the Week – We have the link – go VOTE NOW! – You can vote MORE THAN ONCE! Let’s show the state that we support our student/athletes!

*Olivia Frost, North Baltimore
Had a triple-double (10 points, 12 rebounds, 10 blocks) and added six assists in a 53-39 win over Fremont St. Joseph.

NB has much ground to make up, as we are taking on girls from much larger schools!

Here is the link:

http://www.jjhuddle.com/forums/forum/high-school-sports-talk/girls-basketball/1214070-national-guard-jjh-girls-basketball-week-11-athlete-of-the-week-nominees-vote-now

(don’t forget to answer the security questions below the VOTE button!)

Vote early and often between now and next Monday (March 2)!

Tiger Boys handle MVCD School

The North Baltimore High School Tiger Boys Basketball team traveled up to Maumee for a make-up game with Country Day School on Wednesday evening, coming away with a 46 – 30 win.

The North Baltimore High School Tiger Boys Basketball team traveled up to Maumee for a make-up game with Country Day School on Wednesday evening, coming away with a 46 – 30 win.

NB opened up a big 1st quarter lead 13 – 2,in cruising to the non-conference win, to push their season record to 13 – 8.

Derek McMahan led NB with a double – double scoring 13 points and grabbing 13 rebounds. Sean Watson scored 13 points, Noah Brian 8, Chad Wright 7, Levi Newcomer 3 and Lane Bishop scored 2 points and had 4 assists.

NB will host Van Buren Friday night at 6:00 for Senior Night.

The Junior Varsity lost 37 – 35.

From 2015: Garage Sale at Brinkman’s Market

This is old news from 2015 – this is something that happens when viewing on a BLOG ROLL! – – – SORRY if this confuses some!!! (JPM April 7, 2018)

This is old news from 2015 – this is something that happens when viewing on a BLOG ROLL! – – – SORRY if this confuses some!!! (JPM April 7, 2018)

The Christian Clearing House, a nonprofit organization that helps low-income families and people in crisis with emergency financial aid, will hold a community garage sale at Brinkman’s Green House 1800 E. Sandusky St., Findlay, on Saturday, March 21th from 8:30-4 and Sunday March, 22th from 1:00-4 PM.

A large variety of items will be available, including electronics, furniture, home decor, collectables, appliances, books, sporting goods, clothes for all ages, toys and baby items.  Lunch will be available on Saturday from 11:00-1:00.

Funds raised from the sale will benefit programs and services for low-income individuals in Hancock County.  Donations for the sale may be dropped off at the greenhouse on Feb 28, March 7 & 14 10am until 2pm and the week prior to the event March 16 & 17th 9:00 until 4 pm, March 18, 9:00-7 pm, and March 19, 9:00 until 4 pm.  Items must be in good condition.  We cannot accept console televisions, pianos, organs, stereos, or drop side baby cribs.  Tax deductible forms will be available.

After the sale, non-profit organizations will be invited to take unsold items for their agency as needed.  Any Hancock County non-profits interested in picking up leftover items should contact the Hancock Christian Clearing House office at (419) 422-2222.

CCH Garage Sale Brinkmans

Latta Announces 2015 Congressional Art Competition

Congressman Bob Latta (R-OH) today announced the opening of the 2015 Congressional Art Competition, encouraging high school students in Ohio’s Fifth Congressional District to submit their original artwork for the chance to be displayed in the U.S. Capitol.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Bob Latta (R-OH) today announced the opening of the 2015 Congressional Art Competition, encouraging high school students in Ohio’s Fifth Congressional District to submit their original artwork for the chance to be displayed in the U.S. Capitol.

“The Congressional Art Competition is a tremendous opportunity for us to showcase the wealth of artistic talent in Ohio’s Fifth Congressional District,” said Latta. “I encourage all high school students to submit their artwork this year and look forward to seeing our district’s artwork on display in the United States Capitol.”

All artwork will be on display at the Dudley and Mary Marks Lea Gallery in the University of Findlay’s Virginia B. Gardner Fine Arts Pavilion from April 27 through May 2. The winners of the 2015 Congressional Art Competition will be announced at a reception held in the Virginia B. Gardner Fine Arts Pavilion on Saturday, May 2. The overall winner will have their artwork displayed for one year in the U.S. Capitol alongside the artwork from other nationwide contestants. In addition, three honorable mentions will also be announced and displayed in Congressman Latta’s district offices.

Each student is allowed one entry. Eligible artwork includes the following:

  • Paintings: oil, acrylics, watercolor, etc.
  • Drawings: pastels, colored pencil, pencil, charcoal, ink, markers
  • Collage: must be two dimensional
  • Prints: lithographs, silkscreen, block prints
  • Mixed Media: use of more than two mediums, such as pencil, ink, etc.
  • Computer Generated Art
  • Photography

The deadline for students to submit their artwork is Wednesday, April 1. Applicants can drop off their application and artwork at one of the Congressman’s district offices located in:

Bowling Green – 1045 N. Main Street, Suite 6, Bowling Green, Ohio 43402

Defiance – 101 Clinton Street, Suite 1200, Defiance, Ohio 43512

Findlay – 318 Dorney Plaza, Room 302, Findlay, Ohio 45840

District staff is also available to pick up artwork from students. To arrange a pick-up time, contact Congressman Latta’s office toll-free at (800) 541-6446.

For more information about the 2015 Congressional Art Competition, click here. Additional rules and guidelines can also be found here.

To share the Congressman’s attached graphic with information about the Congressional Artwork Competition, click one of the following links: Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Laura L. Gazarek, 60, NB

Laura L. Gazarek, 60 of North Baltimore passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Wednesday, February 25, 2015, at her residence.

Laura L. Gazarek, 60 of North Baltimore passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Wednesday, February 25, 2015, at her residence.

She was born in Findlay on August 12, 1954, to the late Lee and Carol (Chapman) Kirby. On November 24, 1972, she married John Gazarek and he survives. She is also survived by two sons: Marty (Holly) Gazarek of North Baltimore and Matt (Meghan) Gazarek of Perrysburg; a brother, Barry (Jami) Kirby of Carroll, OH; four sisters: Lorraine (Randy) Cunningham of Van Buren, Gail (Terry) Boren of Findlay, Lynn Nelson of Findlay and Sherry (Larry) Householder of Bloomdale and her four beloved grandsons: Levi, Gabe, Lane and Owen.

Laura worked for the student affairs department at Bowling Green State University. She attended the Holy Family Catholic Church in North Baltimore. Laura enjoyed spending time outside, taking bike rides, mowing the grass and working in her flower gardens. Her greatest love in life was spending time with her grandsons and watching her sons and her grandson, Levi’s sporting events.

Visitation will be held from 4:00-8:00 p.m. on Friday, February 27, 2015, at SMITH-CRATES FUNERAL HOME, North Baltimore where a scripture service will be held at 7:30 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 28, 2015, at the Holy Family Catholic Church, North Baltimore. Father Arthur J. Niewiadowmski will officiate and burial will follow in New Maplewood Cemetery, North Baltimore.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Holy Family Catholic Church and/or Bridge Home Health & Hospice. Online condolences may be made via www.coldrencrates.com.

Good Shepherd and Bairdstown Methodist Church News

For Sunday, March 1st worship…..

Church of the Good Shepherd United Methodist

 

Church of the Good Shepherd United Methodist will celebrate the Second Sunday in Lent on March 1, 2015 with worship beginning at 10:15 am.  Rev. Susan Kronbach will be preaching “Journey Through the Psalms” during Lent – this Sunday, looking at giving thanks to God from Psalm 30.

Sunday School for youth and adults is held at 9:15 am; Sunday School for children is held during worship after the children’s moments.  Please plan to join us!

Other activities at the church this week include our Lenten study on Tuesday, 2/24 at 7:00 pm; choir practice each Wednesday evening at 7:00 pm; a Trustees’ meeting on Thursday, 3/5 at 6:00 pm; and our Church Council meeting on Thursday, 3/5 at 7:00 pm.

Mark your calendars for the weekly Lenten Lunches at the various churches in town.  This week’s lunch – on March 4 is at Good Shepherd UMC, and will be hosted by Praise Chapel, at noon.  See you there!!

 

Bairdstown United Methodist Church

 

The Bairdstown United Methodist Church will be celebrating the Second Sunday in Lent on March 1, with worship beginning at 9:15 am.  Rev. Susan Kronbach will preach “Giving Thanks to God” from Psalm 30, as part of a Lenten series that will invite us to journey the Psalms.

Sunday School class is held immediately following worship.  Please plan to join us as you are able!

March 2015 Children’s Events @ the NB Library

The North Baltimore Public Library announces their Children’s activities for March 2015 – something for everyone of all ages!

March 2015 Children’s Events @ the NB Library

Preschool Story Time Returns!

Tuesday mornings at 10 am for ages 1-4 with an adult caregiver

 

After School Story Mission is each Wednesday from 3-3:45 pm for children in grades K-4.

 

Movie Time – ALEXANDER AND THE TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO GOOD, VERY BAD DAY! – Thurs., Mar. 5 from 5:30-7 pm

 

Kinect Play – Tuesday, Mar. 10 from 3-4 pm for all ages

 

FAMILY FUN DAY – Sat., Mar. 14 from 10 am-Noon

Wood County Family & Child Task Force offers screenings & activities for preschoolers & their families.

 

FROZEN PARTY – Thurs., Mar. 19 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm

Join us for games & activities to celebrate the Disney Movie!  Preschoolers must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.  Please register beginning on Mar. 5.  Space is limited.  Special Appearance by – OLAF!!!

Lego Hour is Tuesday, Mar. 24 from 3-4 pm for all ages.

 

Congratulations to Skyler Livingston for winning the Dragon Puppet from our Winter Reading program.  82 children joined the programs and received a plastic book bag and other give-aways.

 

J4T – Just for Teens

Grades 5 & up

Thursdays from 3:30-4:30 pm

March 5 – St. Patrick’s Day Celebration

Mar. 12 – Kinect Play

Mar. 19 – Spring Bingo in Teen Area

Mar. 26 – COOKING IN A MUG

with Sue Miklovic – OSU Extension

 

Teen Winter Reading Winners –

Corinna Adkins won the Fantasy set with the miniature hatching dragon, dragon novel & fantasy drawing book.

Danielle Douglas won the Minecraft book set.

21 teens joined the Winter Reading Club – JOUST READ!