5 most recent Continental, Ohio news articles:

Saige Thomas 2014-2015 Gymnastics Highlights

Saige Thomas, a freshman at Ottawa Glandorf, has a passion for gymnastics – a sport that requires hours of practice and lots of travel time to club practices and meets. Paige competes at Level 8 Gymnastics for New Heights Gymnastics in Wauseon and has been...

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American Legion Post 541 Activities and Events:

Post #541 Canteen Specials & Events, Week of March 23

Evening Specials: Monday, 3/23: 2 for 1 Burgers (cheese, lettuce, tomato extra) Tuesday, 3/24: 50 Cent Wings (traditional or boneless) 9:00pm Post 541 Drawing Wednesday, 3/25: Taco Night Thursday, 3/26: Pork Chop, Baked Potato, Baked...

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  1. The Great Ohio Bicycle Adventure – GOBA

    The Great Ohio Bicycle Adventure – GOBA

    There are several Continental people already signed up for the Great Ohio Bicycle Adventure this summer – do you want to join them? GOBA is a weeklong biking vacation and its coming to our part of northwest Ohio. With overnight stays in Van Wert, Bluffton, Defiance, Bowling Green, and Ottawa, you will never be far from home. What do all...

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  2. Coffee & Conversation @ Bloomers

    Coffee & Conversation @ Bloomers

    The monthly non-denominational Coffee & Conversation gathering will be on Saturday, March 28 at 10:00am at Bloomers Boutique & Coffee on North Main Street. All are welcome to join in a time of prayer, reflection, and great fellowship. The Coffee & Conversation gatherings will be monthly, on the 4th Saturday of the month at 10:00am. Hope to see you there!

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  3. This Week In Continental, Week of March 23

    This Week In Continental, Week of March 23

    Monday, March 23: Putnam County Early Childhood Coordinating Committee’s Book Collection (3/23-27). Continental Elementary is a collection site. Tuesday, March 24: Kingdom Kids Preschool & Latchkey Open House @ Dupont Church of the Brethren (12 – 2pm & 6:30 – 8pm) 6:30 Wollam Ag Pond Clinic @ Continental Conservation Club 7:00 Continental Village Council Meeting @ The Town Hall 9:00...

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  4. UF Students Placed Through Student Teacher Program

    UF Students Placed Through Student Teacher Program

    FINDLAY, OH (03/16/2015)– Students at The University of Findlay have been placed as student teachers for the spring 2015 semester. Local students include: Jeff Prowant of Dupont, Ohio, is a student teacher for Kalida High School in Kalida, Ohio. Prowant is working on a degree in adolescent/young adult/social studies. Damon Schmidt of Continental, Ohio, is a student teacher for Van...

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  5. Prescription Choice For GM/Ford Retirees

    Prescription Choice For GM/Ford Retirees

    Attention GM/Ford Retirees 65 and older! You now have the right to choose where you have your prescriptions filled. We can fill a 90-day supply for your prescriptions. Prompt same-day service. Pharmacist on duty to answer all your questions. Convenient hometown pickup or delivery. Assurance that your presciption will arrive on time. Friendly hometown faces instead of a voice on...

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  6. Book Collection For Young Children

    Book Collection For Young Children

    Putnam County Early Childhood Coordinating Committee will be sponsoring a Book Collection March 23-27, 2015. We are collecting gently used or new books for children birth up to age 5. Books will be distributed to children in April during our annual literacy event. You may drop off books at the following Preschools/Daycares: Early Discovery Preschools located at Columbus Grove, Continental,...

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  7. Bronc Busters 4H Club Meets

    Bronc Busters 4H Club Meets

    Bronc Busters 4H Club held their third meeting on March 5, 2015 at Clubhouse Pizza in Continental. There were 7 members, 3 cloverbuds, 2 advisors, and 4 guests present. President Taryn Homier called the meeting to order and led the club in the pledges. Secretary Katie Keller read over meeting minutes from the February 22nd meeting and after Head Advisor,...

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  1. Evalena Mary (Sharp) Fitzwater 1923 – 2015

    Evalena Mary (Sharp) Fitzwater 1923 – 2015

    Oakwood – Evalena Mary Fitzwater, 91, passed away at the Meadows of Kalida at 11:55 p.m. Wednesday, March 18, 2015, with family at her side.   She was born May 14, 1923 in Oakwood to the late George F. and Faye (Leatherman) Sharp.   She married Walter A. Fitzwater on June 28, 1943 in Ft. Wayne, Indiana.  He preceded her in death on...

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  2. Violet J. Wagner, 1922 – 2015

    Violet J. Wagner, 1922 – 2015

    CONTINENTAL – Violet J. Wagner, 92, of Continental died at 9:45 a.m. Thursday, March 19, 2015 at The Meadows of Kalida. She was born September 1, 1922 in Paulding County to the late Ora and Arlene (Byrd) Dunlap. On November 22, 1939 she married Lauren “Scrappy” Wagner who died January 14, 2004. She is survived by 4 children: Mary (H.D.)...

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  3. Mary Elizabeth Foor, 1929 – 2015

    Mary Elizabeth Foor, 1929 – 2015

    Mary Elizabeth Foor, 85, of Continental died 8:15 a.m. Sunday, March 15, 2015 at Lima Memorial Health System, Lima. She was born March 15, 1929 in Continental to the late Leo and Margaret (Barth) Reynolds. On July 9, 1955 she married Ervin “Blackie” E. Foor who died March 7, 1990. Mary is survived by her children: Rodney (Jenise) of Continental,...

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  1. Scott To Play In PCL vs BVC Girls Basketball Game

    Scott To Play In PCL vs BVC Girls Basketball Game

    Continental High School senior McKenna Scott with join the rest of the Putnam County All-League senior girls basketball players as they take on the Blanchard Valley Conference players. This match-up will take place at 5pm on Sunday, March 29th at the Croy Gymnasium on the University of Findlay campus. The boys All-Star game will game will follow. Admission for the...

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  2. PCL vs BVC All-Star Basketball Game

    PCL vs BVC All-Star Basketball Game

    All-League senior basketball players from the Putnam County League and the Blanchard Valley Conference will square off this Sunday, March 29th, in PCL vs. BVC All-Star games. The games will be held on the campus of the University of Findlay in Croy Gymnasium. The girls All-Star game will begin at 5:00pm and will be followed by the boys All-Star game....

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  3. Vantage FCCLA Students Qualify for State Competition

    Vantage FCCLA Students Qualify for State Competition

    Vantage Early Childhood Education and Culinary Arts students competed in several contests during the Regional FCCLA contest and seven students earned the right to advance to the state competition. The Culinary Arts Meeting Event Set-up Team is headed to Columbus for the state competition. Team members David Fisher (Paulding) and Derek Foy (Continental) joined forces to prepare a banquet room...

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  4. Continental Local Schools Kindergarten Registration Deadline, April 1st

    Continental Local Schools Kindergarten Registration Deadline, April 1st

    Continental Elementary School’s Kindergarten registration deadline is quickly approaching. If your child will be 5 years of age before September 30th, 2015 they are eligible for Kindergarten. Continental has a full day/every day kindergarten program. Registration forms can be obtained and completed in the Elementary office. The school will also need copies of the student’s immunization record, birth certificate, and...

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  5. Pirate Lunch Menu, Week of March 23

    Pirate Lunch Menu, Week of March 23

    Monday, March 23: Hamburger Sandwich, Cheese, W/G Bun, Peas, Fresh Carrots, Peaches, Milk Tuesday, March 24: Mini Pancakes, Sausage Patty, Hash Browns, Corn, Mandarin Oranges, Milk Wednesday, March 25: Corn Dogs, corn Chips, Baked Beans, Cucumbers, Banana, Milk Thursday, March 26: Salisbury Steak, Mashed Potatoes, Gravy, Green Beans, Dinner Roll, Pears, Milk Friday, March 27: Cheese Pizza, Romaine Salad, Ranch...

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  6. Mowing Services Needed @ Continental Local Schools

    Mowing Services Needed @ Continental Local Schools

    Posted on the Continental Local Schools website: Continental Local School is looking for companies/individuals interested in completing the school district’s mowing services for the year. Mowing services would include the entire school grounds except for the baseball field, softball field, practice soccer field, and main soccer field. Equipment/gas is not provided. Trimming should be completed on alternate mowings. Mowing completed...

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  7. Firepit Project Gives Back to Home Schools

    Firepit Project Gives Back to Home Schools

    FROM THE VANTAGE POINT… One great idea + skilled students = $$ for home school clubs. ​When Student Services supervisor Mike Knott was thinking of ways to demonstrate the skills and talents of Vantage students to people throughout the district, he began by thinking of something most everyone in northwest Ohio loves – high school basketball. Each associate school that...

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  8. CHS Band Plays at OMEA Event

    CHS Band Plays at OMEA Event

    On Saturday (March 7), the Continental Pirate Band played in the Ohio Music Education Association District III West Large Group Adjudicated Event at Celina High School. Twenty one bands attended the event where they play 3 prepared pieces and one sight read piece. The District III includes schools form Allen, Auglaize, Hancock, Hardin, Mercer, Paulding, Putnam, and Van Wert. Bands...

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  9. Putnam County Arts Festival, Sunday March 15th

    Putnam County Arts Festival, Sunday March 15th

    The Putnam County Arts Festival will be held Sunday, March 15, 2015 from 1:00 – 4:00 at Pandora-Gilboa School Gymnasium and Cafeteria. The choir and band show begins at 2:00pm. The following Continental Local students will have artwork displayed in the art show. Elementary Art Students Abby Rue, Grant Clementz, Parker Okuley, Breece Prowant, Chelsea Garrett, Gracie Fuller, Dominique Hammond,...

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  10. Be A Pirate Drama Booster!

    Be A Pirate Drama Booster!

    The CHS Drama Department annually puts on two productions – a Fall play and a Spring musical. These productions have brought together a wide range of students for a common cause, sharing a special bond throughout their school years. Please consider supporting these students in their efforts by becoming a Pirate Drama Booster. This money will be used for production...

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  1. Saige Thomas 2014-2015 Gymnastics Highlights

    Saige Thomas 2014-2015 Gymnastics Highlights

    Saige Thomas, a freshman at Ottawa Glandorf, has a passion for gymnastics – a sport that requires hours of practice and lots of travel time to club practices and meets. Paige competes at Level 8 Gymnastics for New Heights Gymnastics in Wauseon and has been a gymnast since age 3. Since it not considered a “school” sport, few of Saige’s...

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  2. Over 500 Attend Paulding Putnam Electric Co-Op Annual Meeting

    Over 500 Attend Paulding Putnam Electric Co-Op Annual Meeting

    An announcement that distribution rates would not be changing in 2015 was one of many highlights of Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative’s Annual Meeting on Saturday. Members also heard updates on the operations of their cooperative and the results of trustee elections. Dr. John Saxton, president of the PPEC Board of Trustees, told cooperative members the board works hard to keep...

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  3. Vantage FCCLA Students Qualify for State Competition

    Vantage FCCLA Students Qualify for State Competition

    Vantage Early Childhood Education and Culinary Arts students competed in several contests during the Regional FCCLA contest and seven students earned the right to advance to the state competition. The Culinary Arts Meeting Event Set-up Team is headed to Columbus for the state competition. Team members David Fisher (Paulding) and Derek Foy (Continental) joined forces to prepare a banquet room...

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  4. Continental eNews Has a New Look!

    Continental eNews Has a New Look!

    You may have noticed the Continental eNews pages are looking different these days – Adam has been planning a “new and improved” look for quite awhile now. I’ve always gone by the “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it”. That’s not Adam’s philosophy thus the new layout. I’ve asked him to share some of the new improvements and below is...

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  5. PPEC To Host 2015 Annual Meeting

    PPEC To Host 2015 Annual Meeting

    Paulding, Ohio – Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative (PPEC) will hold its annual business meeting on Saturday, March 21st, at PPEC’s headquarters located at 401 McDonald Pike, Paulding, Ohio. The doors open at 9am with the business meeting beginning promptly at 10am. Members will be treated to a free lunch and will hear an update on the state of the Cooperative...

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  6. How Ya Gonna Keep ‘Em Down On The Farm…

    How Ya Gonna Keep ‘Em Down On The Farm…

    How ya gonna keep ‘em down on the farm after they’ve seen Paree? Or in this case Hollywood. If you know our staff sportswriter, Mike Jones, you know that he literally wins everything! Cake raffles, 50-50, random drawings, you name it, he wins it (this lucky trait was not evenly distributed amongst his siblings!). Mike works the night shift at...

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