City native inducted into veterans hall of fame

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This November 1969 United States Marine Corps photo shows then-Cpl. Charles D. Van Voorhis. The Bellefontaine native is among those being inducted Thursday into the Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame in Columbus. (EXAMINER FILE PHOTO)

Bellefontaine native Charles D. Van Voorhis, 67, now of Marion County, is among 20 Ohio veterans being inducted into the Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 5, at the Lincoln Theater in Columbus.

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF

Community pep rally set for Friday night

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Indian Lake High School hosts a community pep rally for the state playoff-bound Lakers at 7 p.m. Friday in the high school gym.

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Local workers among first to face pension reductions

When Bellefontaine resident Kathy Comer retired from Nash Finch four years ago, she thought she was in a comfortable position with her pension and Social Security benefits to pay her bills, enjoy her cats and spend time volunteering with the Holland Theatre and Bellefontaine Police Department.

  • Written by REUBEN MEES

Fall choir concert slated for Nov. 5

The Bellefontaine, Benjamin Logan, Indian Lake and West Liberty-Salem choirs will perform a fall concert at 7 p.m. Nov. 5 at the Bellefontaine High School gymnasium.

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