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50th festivities


Dr. Annette Terebuh, center, joins friends and members of the Columbus-based band Selo, which performs traditional Croatian music and dance, during a Saturday afternoon party to celebrate the 50th anniversary her father, Dr. Josip Terebuh, doing business in Bellefontaine. (EXAMINER PHOTO | REUBEN MEES)

Last Updated on Monday, 27 October 2014

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ILHS Volley for the Cure raises nearly $3,000


Organizers of the Indian Lake High School’s Volley for the Cure report that the Sept. 30 event raised nearly $3,000 through a silent auction, bake sale, face painting and other activities to benefit breast cancer research. Between games, cancer survivors were recognized on the court. The event was a joint effort of the school’s volleyball team and the FCCLA chapter. Those pictured include Row 1: Jewli Cruz, Tyann Scipio, Winnie Miller; Row 2:  Kalin Harper, Monica Boswell, Sydney Miller, Gabi Maier, Taylor Dixon, Alexis Beck; Row 3:  Olivia Amspaugh, Jenni Kaffenbarger, Aubrey Grider, Tatum Reprogle, Sammi Miller, Kayleigh Heitkamp; and Row 4:  Libby Cotterman, Skylr Timbrook, Michelle Grider, Morgan Evilsizor, Ashley Holycross and Hannah Kilgore. (PHOTO | SUBMITTED)


Last Updated on Monday, 27 October 2014

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Kid Fest costumes


ABOVE: Winners of the costume contest at the Logan County History Center’s Saturday afternoon Kid Fest are ,from left: best overall, Anthony Stamm, 10, dressed as the ghost of a race car driver; cutest, hippie girlBraelyn Wilcoxon, 10; scariest, Jordan Hensley, 10, as marvel superhero Ghost Rider; and the mostoriginal, a boiling pot of spaghetti and meatballs, Justin Kerns, 10. 

FRONT PAGE PHOTO: Tyson Jessel, 6, dressed as Spiderman, and his brother Gage, 2, assisted by his mother, Priscilla Jessel of West Mansfield, make spider

toys from pipe cleaners, plastic ramekins and black cloth during the Saturday afternoon Kid Fest at the Logan County History Center. ((EXAMINER PHOTOS | REUBEN MEES))

Last Updated on Monday, 27 October 2014

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Poster contest winners


Calvary Christian School students, from the left, fourth-grader Helena Burns, second-grader Thomas Heater, third-graders Megan Gunnett and Karys Varner, K-5 student Sophia Porter and first-grader Lily Studebaker were the winners of the Bellefontaine Fire Department’s annual fire safety poster contest at CCS. The pupils were treated to a pizza lunch and ride on the fire department trucks. (PHOTO | CALVARY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL)

Last Updated on Friday, 24 October 2014

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Grand prize winner


Benjamin Frey of Huntsville was selected as the grand prize winner of’s 15th anniversary sweepstakes and he won a 2015 Jeep Wrangler. It was presented to him Monday on the campus of OSU Lima, where he is a student. He entered the event after purchasing a textbook from the company. His was one of 22,000 entries. (PHOTO | SUBMITTED)

Last Updated on Friday, 24 October 2014

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Harvest of Talent and Giving


Riverside eighth-grader Spencer Hughes serves pumpkin desserts made by community members during the Harvest of Talent and Giving event at Riverside Schools on Tuesday evening. Community members made chili and desserts while students entered decorated pumpkins and competed in a talent show to win prizes in the annual autumn event. (EXAMINER PHOTO | REUBEN MEES)

Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 October 2014

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ILHS SADD hosts blood drive Nov. 6


Representatives from the Community Blood Center in Dayton gave a presentation to the Indian Lake High School student body Tuesday detailing the guidelines for giving blood. 
The Indian Lake High School SADD Chapter hosts a Community Blood Center blood drive from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6, in the auxiliary gym. 
To register for the blood drive, visit and enter code 385. Tips for being ready to give blood include: eating a good dinner and breakfast, drinking plenty of water, and making sure you are feeling well the day of donation. Donors must be at least 16 years of age, have a signed parent consent form and weigh at least 110 pounds. 

Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 October 2014

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McStaff Night service



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Students and parents came out to eat and support Indian Lake Elementary School Tuesday evening during McStaff Night at McDonalds of Russells Point to benefit the school’s Summer Reading Program. 
Teachers, principals, and staff manned the drive-thru, took orders and served food. Reading guru FisherWoman Frieda made an appearance to sell cookies and encourage reading all year long. 
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Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 October 2014

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