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HPWC celebrates 30 years, pupils give Christmas gifts to center

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The Hi Point Women’s Center hosts a 30th Anniversary Celebration of Life event Thursday, Jan. 22, at the Bellefontaine First Church of God. 

Doors open at 6:30 p.m., with light refreshments available. The program begins at 7 p.m., and will reflect on the past three decades for the center and what’s in store for the future. 

In other Hi Point Women’s Center news, Calvary Christian School kindergarten students conducted a Christmas-time project, where they brought in items for mothers and infants being served by the center.

The items were gift wrapped and then delivered to the women’s center. The students donated the items instead of purchasing gifts for each other this year. 

Last Updated on Thursday, 08 January 2015

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5 generations

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Five generations of the Mosier family gathered at Christmastime for a photo with great-great-grandfather Robert E. Mosier of York Center, formerly of Logan County, seated with great-great-grandson Carter Ryan Mills. Behind them, from the left, are the baby’s father, Jacob Mills of Dublin, great-grandmother, Nancy Mosier Wells of Richwood and grandmother, Wendy Witchey of Marysville.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 31 December 2014

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Riverside FFA creates brick patio, flower bed

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Students in horticulture class at Riverside Schools’ agriculture education program recently completed a hardscape project, where they constructed a 10-foot-by-10-foot brick patio and a raised flower bed around the FFA greenhouse. Prior to working on the project, the FFA students learned about soil, site preparation, tools, hardscape concepts and how to calculate volume and cubic yards.  Participants included Jared Trabert, Seth Barhorst, Kurt Waters, Dillon Roof, Brittney Neilsen, Rachel Snapp, Keaunu Trout, Xane Fugate, Hank Harshbarger, Michael Taitt, Joel Wren and Krista Barney.

 
 
 
 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 23 December 2014

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Indian Lake volleyball team members deliver Chemo Care Bags

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Members of the Indian Lake High School and Middle School volleyball teams delivered Chemo Care Bags to the Mary Rutan Hospital Crawfis Oncology Clinic in Bellefontaine this week.  The bags were purchased during Volley for the Cure by several staff and community members, and then assembled by Tracey Notestine.  The Thirty-One bags contained a blanket, fuzzy socks, Chapstick, hand sanitizer, tissues and chewing gum. They will be given to patients receiving chemotherapy. 

Last Updated on Friday, 19 December 2014

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GOING GREEN

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Bellefontaine Elementary Schoolteacher Andrea Shumaker helpsthe school’s Green Club membersmake ornaments fromrepurposed materials includingcereal bowls, juice containersand milk cartons from theirschool breakfasts — that werecleaned, painted and then decoratedwith colorful pastas andsequins. The ornaments werestrung on garland to decoratethe school building for theChristmas season. (EXAMINER PHOTO | MANDY LOEHR)

Last Updated on Friday, 19 December 2014

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CCS students check out college chemistry

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Calvary Christian School chemistry students attended a chemistry class this week at Wright State University.  Two chemistry professors presented a number of chemistry lessons, which included explosions, light shows and liquid nitrogen demonstrations. Afterward, the students took a short tour of the campus.

Last Updated on Thursday, 18 December 2014

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Wish you were here

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The Wish family of Bellefontaine posed for a family photo with the Bellefontaine Examinerwhile vacationing on Lido Key in the Gulf of Mexico, near Sarasota, Fla., in December. They are, from left, front row, holding the paper, Natalie; second row, Gavin, Blake and Jake; third row, Kristin, Susan, Jocelynn and Kristen; and back row, Jason, Jim, Joel and Jon.

 

Last Updated on Thursday, 18 December 2014

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Quilt raffle winner announced

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Dee Dee Ricketts of Zanesfield was the winner of a quilt raffle offered by the Logan Piecemakers.  The Christmas peppermint quilt had been on display at the Logan County History Center The Logan Piecemakers meet at 7 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month at the History Center. The money raised from the raffle will be used to fund charitable projects in 2015. 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 16 December 2014

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