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Festival fun

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ABOVE: Sophia Dolan, 10, throws a roll of toilet paper at a toilet seat in a game at the First Assembly of God’s Harvest Festival on Wednesday evening. FRONT PAGE PHOTO: Zhatavious Alexander, 8, right, shows off his painted pumpkin as his friend Kory Clevenger grimaces at the First Assembly of God’s Harvest Festival on Wednesday evening. Assisting at the pumpkin painting booth are Melanie Moon, front, and Naomi Orndorf. (EXAMINER PHOTOS | REUBEN MEES)

Last Updated on Thursday, 31 October 2013

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Not the end of the season

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LeaDel Hurley poses Wednesday outside Hurley Farms market with a sign announcing the business’ intention to remain open through the winter season. Hurley Farms has historically closed for the season Oct. 31, but will maintain regular hours this winter from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday; 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday; and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. (EXAMINER PHOTO | NATE SMITH)

Last Updated on Thursday, 31 October 2013

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McService

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Indian Lake Elementary School staff members served up hot food and warm smiles Tuesday during McStaff Night at McDonald’s in Russells Point to raise funds for the summer reading program. (EXAMINER PHOTO | RICK PITTS)

Last Updated on Wednesday, 30 October 2013

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STEM challenges students

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Benjamin Logan High School STEM Club students Cole Weidman and Connor Hill attach motors to a frame which will become a robot that they hope will efficiently pick up and place yellow blocks into baskets at the First Tech Challenge contests this winter. FTC teaches students the value of hard work, innovation and creativity, working together, sharing ideas and treating each other with respect and dignity. (PHOTO SUBMITTED)

Last Updated on Wednesday, 30 October 2013

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Full moon fun

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Zanesfield Full Moon Festival organizer Heather Clapsaddle, center right, looks around prior to announcing winners of the costume contest at Helen Wonders Blue Park on Saturday evening. (EXAMINER PHOTO | REUBEN MEES)

Last Updated on Monday, 28 October 2013

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Costume winners

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Winners of the Logan County Historical Society’s Kidfest costume contest are, from left, Elise Young, cutest; Aubrey Harmon, best overall; Austin Lamb, scariest; and Gracie Todd, most original. (EXAMINER PHOTO | REUBEN MEES)

Last Updated on Monday, 28 October 2013

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An American friend in Paris

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Diana and Chuck Gamble of DeGraff made friends in Paris with a man from Colorado who took this photo of them with the Examinerat the Eiffel Tower and emailed it to them upon their return, when they discovered they’d lost their camera holding more than 500 irreplaceable photos. The Gambles toured Paris with Benjamin Logan graduate Heather Mortimer-Charoy, a resident of Paris. They traveled by train to Clermont-Ferrand, located in the volcanic region in south-central France, and onto Geneva, Switzerland, before returning to Paris.

Last Updated on Friday, 25 October 2013

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Reading buddies

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Officer Blake Kenner of the Bellefontaine Police Department, right, reads a book with Bellefontaine Elementary School student Reagan Standley. Officer Kenner, along with Officer Roger Hager and Sgt. Ed Peters, each read to students in Christa Hammond’s first-grade classroom on a weekly basis through a new initiative that was started this school year. Reagan is a daughter of Bellefontaine Police Chief Brandon Standley, and Mrs. Hammond worked with the police chief to set up the arrangement. “The kids love reading with the officers each week,” Mrs. Hammond said. (PHOTO | BELLEFONTAINE CITY SCHOOLS)

Last Updated on Friday, 25 October 2013

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