Veterans — like dandelions — should not be taken for granted

Dandelions are among the most under-appreciated pieces of local flora but — like the veterans who have served their country — they should not be taken for granted, a retired U.S. Air Force officer said during the city’s Memorial Day observance on Monday.

  • Written by REUBEN MEES

Cofounder recognized during AMVETS holiday observance

Surrounded by a host of family and friends, U.S. Army veteran Clarence “Jake” Jacobs was recognized Monday during AMVETS Doyle Miller Post 39 Memorial Day festivities in Lakeview.

  • Written by SUE PITTS

Memorial Day around the area

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF

New program offered at Western Outreach

Kiley Horn from the OSU Extension Office brings a new summer program to the Western Neighborhood Outreach Center, 520 Garfield Ave., at 1 p.m. each Thursday, beginning June 9.

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF