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Brookelyn Oaks, 2, of Bellefontaine, tumbles Humpty Dumpty style as she collects eggs April 12 at High Point Harley-Davidson’s Easter egg hunt. Additional egg hunts are set Saturday as follows: Russells Point Church of God — 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Riverside community — 3 p.m. Riverside school yard; Exchange Club of Bellefontaine — noon, Mary Rutan Park on Williams Avenue (children up to age 6 south of Williams and ages 7 to 12 north of Williams); Indian Lake Community Church — 11 a.m. ILCC fellowship hall; Bellefontaine First Assembly of God — 5 to 7 p.m., 2833 S. U.S. Route 68, and Monroe Community Church — noon, 6458 County Road 29, Pickrelltown. (EXAMINER PHOTO | REUBEN MEES)

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 April 2014

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CCS students compete at ACSI art, music event

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 April 2014

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Jumping for joy


Scores of children jumped for joy Saturday during the annual Indian Lake Elementary School Spring Fling carnival. (EXAMINER PHOTO | RICK PITTS)

Last Updated on Monday, 14 April 2014

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ABOVE: A joint choir comprised of students from Benjamin Logan, Indian Lake and Riverside schools performs Friday during the annual Logan County Art and Music Festival at Benjamin Logan High School. The choir was under the guest direction of Dr. James Tipps, a professor from Wright State University with selections that included Christe Adoramus te, Keep Your Lamps and Wana Baraka. FRONT PAGE PHOTO: Indian Lake student Meagan Thompson points out artwork to her friends, Lindsey Thompson, far left, and Holly Seeley, that she created for the annual Logan County Art and Music Festival staged Friday at Benjamin Logan High School. The event featured students’ artwork from Indian Lake, Riverside and Benjamin Logan schools. (EXAMINER PHOTOS | NATE SMITH)

Last Updated on Saturday, 12 April 2014

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ABOVE: Kya Martin shows a Burmese python Tuesday to a fellow Calvary Christian School student. Her uncle, Chad Segner of Marysville shared a dozen or so of his pet reptiles to the K5 through third-grade students. BELOW: Cari Hyde, first-grade teacher reacts to the visitor. (PHOTO | CALVARY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL)


Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 April 2014

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Heroic effort


Scott Elliott of AGC, dressed as lightning-fast superhero the Flash, serves lemonade Justin Kemper, 4, of Lakeview, during the Logan County Relay for Life’s celebrity server fundraiser Tuesday evening at the Huntsville Event Center. The event raised $10,600 for the American Cancer Society, Relay cochairwoman Amy Brown said. There is still time to register a team for the June 13 and 14 Relay for Life by calling Ms. Brown at 539-1658. (EXAMINER PHOTO | REUBEN MEES)

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 April 2014

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Dance Fuzion announces competition results

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Members of Dance Fuzion Studio in Bellefontaine recently competed at the Hall of Fame Dance Competition at Veteran’s Memorial in Columbus.

Results are as follows for individuals: Amber Roth, lyrical solo, gold and judges’ award for “most intense”; Hannah Suman, lyrical solo, gold; Josey Queen, Katelynn Craig, jazz solo, gold; Kylie Adams, jazz solo, high gold; Jasmine Gordon, tap solo, gold; Aundrea Foulk, solo, high gold, fourth overall and judges’ award “Broadway Bound”; Macy Birchfield, gold and judges’ award “best prop.”

Group results are as follows: Kylie Adams and Aundrea Foulk, duet, high gold and first overall; Josey Queen, Kaden Foulk and Lili Mackesky, jazz trio, gold; Josey Queen and Lili Mackesky, hip hop duet, gold; Kylie Adams, Katelynn Craig, Aundrea Foulk, Makena Garner and Hannah Suman, lyrical small group, gold and second overall; Macy Birchfield, Aundrea Foulk, Jasmine Gordon and Hannah Suman, character small group, gold and judges’ award “best props”; Kylie Adams, Macy Birchfield, Katelynn Craig, Aundrea Foulk and Makena Garner, jazz small group, gold; Jasmine Gordon and Hannah Suman, lyrical duet and tap duet, gold; Aundrea Foulk, Makena Garner, Katelynn Craig, jazz trio, gold and first overall; Kylie Adams, Macy Birchfield, Ariel Burkholder, Katelynn Craig, Aundrea Foulk, Makena Garner, Jasmine Gordon, Lili Mackesky, Riliegh Martin, Josey Queen, Amber Roth and Hannah Suman, hip hop large group, gold and first overall.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 April 2014

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Fire Department awarded blood drive traveling trophy


Firefighters from the Bellefontaine Fire Department recently were awarded a traveling trophy from Logan County Board of Developmental Disabilities representatives following the fire department’s win of the Battle of the Badges blood drive.

The competition was between fire department, Bellefontaine Police Department, and Logan County Sheriff’s Office. In the vote decided by blood drive donors, the three agencies were separated by only one vote each.

The next blood drive will be noon to 4 p.m. Friday, May 16, at the Discovery Center, 1973 W. State Route 47. Every donor will receive an “Honor, Duty, Donor” T-shirt with an American Flag for Memorial Day.

Juice, finger sandwiches and cookies will be served. Every donation can save up to three lives and will be used locally. To register for the blood drive, visit or contact Deb Morrison at 292-3011.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 April 2014

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