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Peg Murphy

July 20, 2018

Front row seat

Bellefontaine High School band performed an impromptu outdoor concert for residents of Mennonite Memorial Home on Thursday. Three bands that practiced this week at Bluffton University presented concerts to MMH residents on Thursday.

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How skilled are you at trivia?

Four team spots still open for BCE's Trivia Night Aug. 1

How skilled are you a trivia? Here's your chance to prove it.

Bluffton Center for Entrepreneurs invites businesses to enter a team in its Trivia Night.

Eric Berdin, BCE director, said, “We already have nine teams and have space for four more.”

Trivia Night is at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 1, at Southgate Lanes bowling alley. A team sponsorship is $150 for a team of six members. The event is a fundraiser for this year’s Ropp Triplett Business Plan Competition taking place this fall.

Donations accepted for back-to-school supplies

Community Assistance Board maks distribution in August

Bluffton Community Assistance board discussed its back-to-school supply program and reviewed how persons may donate food items to the food pantry. The discussion took place during the July 16 mid-year board meeting.

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The Kenton High School tennis program will hold a two-day tournament Saturday and Sunday, July 28-29, at the Kenton High School tennis courts.

The event is a fund-raiser for the tennis program. The schedule follows:

Saturday, July 28

Bluffton Sardines swim team is in a sold third place after the first day of the Western Ohio Aquatics League champships in Wapakoneta.

Here are the Bluffton Sardine swim team 11/12 girls relay team that has beaten both the 200 medley relay record and the 200 free style relay record this summer.

The Iconic Photo Gallery

1-13-10 Ice on the National
A bridge with a view
Autumn dance
Men at work

History lesson

Just when you think you know everything there is to know about Bluffton, a photograph like this shows up.

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Oh, that talented group at Maple Crest!

On Friday evening they are ready to entertain you

The public is invited to enjoy the annual Maple Crest talent show on Friday, July 20, beginning at 7 p.m. in the Patio Room.  The lineup includes several musicians performing solos and duets, actors, and others too talented to describe

This year’s show will feature:

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Bluffton Family Recreation is signing up teams for its fall adult coed volleyball league, according to Daniel Tinch, BFR executive director.

Games are set for Thursdays from Sept. 6 to Oct. 18. Team fee is $150 with a minimum deposit of $50 due by Aug. 26. All games are played at BFR.

Blame it on the weather.

The first-ever Summerfest 1-K is rescheduled for Saturday, Aug. 18, according to Derek Dukes and Brandon Falk of Southgate Lanes. The race was originally scheduled for this Saturday.

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Poetic License

The Icon found EX88XS - we don't know its meaning - on a red Hyundai Elantra in Ada.

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