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Barbra Jean McCullough, 1924 – 2015

Van Wert - Barbra Jean McCullough, 90, of Oakwood died Thursday, January 22, 2015 at Hearth & Home at Van Wert where she resided for the past 10 years. Barbra was born in Oakwood on January 29, 1924, the oldest daughter of the late Alvin L. and … [Read More...]


Pirates In Action Week of Jan 26

The Pirate boys have a bye week (no games) so get your basketball fix by supporting the Lady Pirates. The Lady Pirates have one home game and two away this week highlighted by the PCL matchup against the Pandora Gilboa Rockets. Home Girls … [Read More...]


Archbold Streaks Post a Win at The Cove

On Saturday the Archbold Blue streaks came to the Cove and won the second half and the game. The Pirates jumped out early to score the first 4 points of the game only to have the Streaks counter by making the next 8. The teams traded buckets and it … [Read More...]


Vikings 59, Lady Pirates 30

Leipsic started the game by scoring 13 of the first sixteen points for a 13-3 lead after one in this Saturday PCL matchup at the Cove. A closer second quarter had the half time score 26-13. The second half was all Vikings as they outscored the … [Read More...]


2015 – 2016 Kindergarten Registration

Continental Elementary School will be holding its Kindergarten registration beginning January 20, 2015. 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 … [Read More...]

School Lunch Tray

School Lunch Menu, Week of January 26

Monday, Jan 26: Hamburger, Cheese, Whole Grain Bun, Peas, Fresh Carrots, Peaches, Milk Tuesday, Jan 27: Mini Pancakes, Sausage Patty, Hash Browns, Corn, Mandarin Oranges, Milk Wednesday, Jan 28: Hot Dog or Chili Dog Sandwich, Baked Beans, … [Read More...]


Area Gymnast Competes In Las Vegas

Saige Thomas, age 14, of Ottawa, Ohio competed in Las Vegas, Nevada on January 16, 2015. She is a Level 8 gymnast at New Heights Gym in Wauseon, Ohio. Her scores were Vault 8.7; Bars 8.95; Beam 8.6; Floor 8.7. She received medals on Vault, Bars, Beam … [Read More...]

American Legion Post 541

2014-11-05 07.12.15

The Great First District Chili Cook Off

imageThe 1st District will be holding a Chili Cook-off at Winnow-Arn Post 541 in Continental on Saturday January 31st from Noon – 4:00 PM. Admission – $5.00 includes sampling. Prizes awarded for Judge’s Choice and People’s Choice.

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Pirates Rally Falls Short

Fort Jennings opened the game by scoring 11 of the first 13 points and outscored the Pirates 6-4 in the last 5 minutes to pull out the Musketeer win. The Friday night thriller at the Fort had Jennings jump out to an 11-4 lead after one. The … [Read More...]


Lady Pirates 33, Muskies 23

To say the game was even at half when the Pirates hosted the Fort Jennings Lady Musketeers is an understatement. Both teams scored 7 in the first quarter and 6 in the second for a 13 all tie at half. The third quarter belonged to the Pirates as they … [Read More...]


From The Paulding Putnam Electric Co-op…

Paulding Putnam Electric Co-op Makes a Move To Spur Economic Development: The Paulding Putnam Board of Trustees create a Revolving Loan Fund. The goal is to encourage and foster area economic development within the Paulding Putnam Electric Co-op … [Read More...]


GOBA – Coming To A Town Near You!!

The 27th annual Great Ohio Bicycle Adventure is coming to Putnam County and Van Wert County and Defiance County, Wood County and Allen County the week of June 21 - 27th!! Dust off your bicycles and join in an awesome week of riding, eating, camping, … [Read More...]