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Buckeye Local Class of 1965


Buckeye Local Class of 1965 convened recently at the Transportation Museum following a tour of the History Center and Orr Mansion. Those attending included, from the left, first row: Joyce Helfenstine Fish, Linda Rollins Green, Joan Watkins Compton and teacher Sueann Whittaker Herman; second row: Kim Titus, Sharon McGee Reames and Imogene Keiser Van Voorhis; third row: Jim Green, Charles Patrick, Sandy Patrick Mathys, Mike Roberts and Jack Cowan; fourth row: Gerry Painter Pass, Nancy Skidmore Carpenter, Jerry Robinson, Penny Skidmore Robinson and Bob Clapsaddle; fifth row: Jane Potts Mohler, Helena Boeshaar Fox, Carol Culp Culp, Lynda Miller Duhl, Avis Tapp Torrence and Ron Mitchell; sixth row: Tony Coder, Gary Simmons, Bonnie Case Goodman and Linda Cronkleton Goff; and eighth row: Dennis Taylor, Brad Wilkins and Ed Culp.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 July 2015

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BCHS Class of 1955


The Belle Center High School Class of 1955 recently gathered for its 60th reunion. Pictured are, from the left: Richard Wilson, Reva Nell Ross Johnson, Mike Cloud, Carol Price White, Don Klinger, Don Minter, Lois Richardson Klinger, Audrey Baughman Overly, Dave Kotterman, Mary Cook Thomas, Patty Sterling, Joan Johnson McNutt, Rose Quay Gunkle and Linda Stout Rader. 

Last Updated on Monday, 06 July 2015

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Slow approach


A gaggle of geese watch as Ohio Department of Natural Resources employees Doug Green, left, and Curtis Hites make their way in from Indian Lake at the Moundwood boat ramp on Tuesday afternoon. (EXAMINER PHOTO | REUBEN MEES)

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 July 2015

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Sightseeing extravaganza


Harold and Nancy Dowden of West Liberty recently traveled with their daughter, Sheila Dowden of Virginia, to visit Mr. Dowden’s cousins Bill and Dick Lease in Tucson, Ariz., at the start of their three-week, 10-state road trip to see the Grand Canyon, Death Valley, Golden Gate Bridge, Pacific Ocean, Seattle Space Needle, Mount Rainier, Grand Teton, Mount Rushmore, the Badlands and several other national parks.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 July 2015

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Ruff walk


Marna Salmons of Bellefontaine took four-legged pals Luigi, left, a Yorkiepoo, and Bonnie, a miniature pinscher, for a rainy walk Saturday during the annual Bark for Life at Old Field Beach State Park. (EXAMINER PHOTO | RICK PITTS)

Last Updated on Monday, 29 June 2015

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Vetting rain



The annual Lakeview Car & Craft Show went on Saturday despite nearly continuous rains throughout the day. Rain runs from a black Corvette on display. (EXAMINER PHOTO | RICK PITTS)


Last Updated on Monday, 29 June 2015

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Parading vehicles


Two West Liberty residents look on during a rainy Saturday afternoon parade in West Liberty as a 1937 Chevy truck passes them carrying bombs for a B-17 airplane. It was from the Champaign County aviation museum in Urbana. The parade was held in conjunction with the annual West Liberty Force softball team’s tournament, which was rained out. (EXAMINER PHOTO | HALEY COOPER)

Last Updated on Monday, 29 June 2015

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Brandon Carranza, 14, of Bellefontaine, performs a flip from a diving board as a lifeguard looks on at the Hoffman Municipal Swimming Pool on a hot afternoon Tuesday. (EXAMINER PHOTO | REUBEN MEES)

Last Updated on Wednesday, 24 June 2015

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