Ponying up patriotism

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Cole Fryling and his horse, Cody, were part of the annual Zane Township Memorial Day Parade. See Tuesday's Examiner for additional stories and photos of local Memorial Day observances.  (PHOTO | PATTI LIVINGSTON)

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Yard sale friendships

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Peggy Risk, right, and her long-time yard-sale friend, Mary Comer, left, help a customer search through their extensive selection of infant and children’s clothing at their yard sale Friday on Governor’s Island. The two women have been hosting yard sales at Indian Lake for seven years and have a loyal following. Ms. Risk has thought about stopping the activity, but says she would miss everyone she gets to see each year. (EXAMINER PHOTO | BRADEN McGLONE)

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Full speed ahead

OPOTA-training

 

Scott Mann, an Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy instructor, demonstrates a driving simulator Thursday during driving and firearms training that was offered to area law enforcement officers, including Logan County Sheriff’s deputies, Russells Point and West Liberty police officers, at Robinson Investments Ltd., 901 Henry St. The driving simulator featured a crash scene, officer needs assistance call and a mock pursuit. The instruction was offered through OPOTA Mobile Academy units, which travel to locations throughout the state to offer free hands-on training to law enforcement. The LCSO helped to organize the local stop. (EXAMINER PHOTO | MANDY LOEHR)

 

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BHS music awards announced

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A number of Bellefontaine High School students received awards during the recent spring concert for the concert and symphonic bands and the concert and symphonic choirs. 

 

Among the award winners were seniors Parker Neeld, Choral and Band Director’s Award winner; Marci Sebring, National Choral Award and Band Director’s Award; Adam Verbsky National Band Award; and Kenna Wedge, Choral Director’s Award winner.

 

The bands are under the direction of Nick Pelfrey and assistant band director Jeremy Karg. Choral director is Stacy Calton, with assistance from student intern, Brice Henry, who is the new choral teacher at West Liberty-Salem Schools in the fall.

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