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Calvary Christian NHS

Calvary Christian High School hosted its second annual National Honor Society induction, where the following new members were tapped, from the left, junior Amanda Koons, senior Josh Wilt and juniors Timothy Zamora, Blake Wenger and Clayton Slemmons. (PHOTO | CALVARY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL) 

Last Updated on Friday, 20 November 2015

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BHS Les Fons presents annual Caberet Show this weekend

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 November 2015

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Ben Logan FFA visits OSU



The Benjamin Logan FFA Chapter recently visited The Ohio State University-Columbus campus and Ohio Stadium, where they were able to walk around on the field, take pictures and visit with other FFA members from around the state. The students then interacted with some current OSU agriculture students during a tour of the College of Food, and Agricultural & Environmental Science campus. Students also were able to learn about a potential college option upon graduation. After the tour, the students watched an OSU men’s hockey game. Students attending included Noah Nicholl, Mekayla Waugh, Joel Workman, Victoria Wohlgamuth, Wyatt Prince, John Lowe, Orion Horn , Austin Nicholl, Taylor Coy, Cole Jones, Landon Wenger, Shyann Hefner, Tyler Edwards, Noah Boots, Shay Daniels, Kris Ackley, Levi Horsley, Garrett Horsley, Darby Eades, Adam Black, Grace Barger, Toby Stettler, Carlie Barnes, Jessie Griffin, Dustin Drake, Joel Doss, Nathan Nicholl, Jade Wical, Darian Rockhold, Jourdain McKeen, Dakota Derr, Sam Knight, Grace Deardurff, Josie Lookabaugh, Matt Godwin and Jacob Geboy.


Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 November 2015

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BHS Class of 1960



The Bellefontaine High School Class of 1960 convened at the Logan County History Center for a tour and dinner. Among those attending were from the left, seated: Sandy Haynes Palmer, Sharon Daniels Hartline, Connie Hamilton Geeslin, Linda Woerner Micenic, Judy O’Rielley Cooper, Linda Rea Cerwinsky, Gretchen Landis Anderson, Judy Rubin Willoughby, Gerry Kaucher Brandon, Susan Conn Burton, Bonnie Detwiler Munn, Barbara Alexander Tennant and Betty Connole Davis; and standing: Marsha English Meredith, Lynnda Henry Ramga, Roy Leasure, David Vance, Carol Emmons Smith, Gary Rhea, Max Earick, Lynn Angle McLaughlin, Bob Hill, Dave Karibo, Allan Jones, Don Shafer, John Pusey, Dick Foote, Harry John, Jim Toth, Terry Ryan, Jim Kerns, Walter Miner and Tom Kaylor.


Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 November 2015

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History in the making


Students from the Mac-A-Cheek Learning Center in Bellefontaine took a field trip this week to watch the work at the Logan County Courthouse tower. 

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 November 2015

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RTC Industries senior program celebrates veterans



The RTC Industries seniors program celebrated Veterans Day this week with a program featuring area veterans, who shared their memories from the different wars in which they served. 
The seniors decorated the room with a patriotic theme and served pie and ice cream to their guests.
The veterans also were offered a tour of the RTC Industries production area. Many of the RTC associates took the opportunity to shake hands and thank the veterans for their service. (PHOTOS SUBMITTED)

Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 November 2015

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Towering leaders


Participants at the Leaders in Action Day Monday at the Bellefontaine First Church of God, 1000 E. Brown Ave., create balloon towers that nearly stretched to the ceiling of the gymnasium during team-building activities led by Jim Sextone from YMCA Camp Willson. High school students from Bellefontaine, Benjamin Logan, Indian Lake, Riverside, Calvary Christian and the Ohio Hi-Point Career Center attended the day-long annual event, where they divided into groups based on their results from a career questionnaire and also heard from local leaders. The Midwest Regional Educational Service Center coordinated the leadership program that began in 2001, and the Bellefontaine Rotary Club has sponsored the event for the past three years. (EXAMINER PHOTO | MANDY LOEHR) 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 10 November 2015

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Baby sings the blues


Fourteen-month-old Malcolm Long listens with fascination as Miss Marie Spinosa and other members of Professor Louie and the Crowmatix belt out a blues tune Thursday evening in the front dining room of 600 Downtown pizzeria. The restaurant donated 50 percent of the profits from its fourth anniversary event to the Holland Theatre, where the Grammy nominated Woodstock, N.Y., band was started by Aaron “Professor Louie” Hurwitz (on accordion) and performs a full set beginning at 7:30 p.m. tonight at the Holland. Tickets are available at the door for $12 or $17 per seat. “Professor Louie” worked nearly two decades with The Band and its individual members. (EXAMINER PHOTO | REUBEN MEES)

Last Updated on Friday, 06 November 2015

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