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June 27, 2016


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Read me a story, please

There's more to the Bluffton Farmers' Market on Saturday than food. Once a month the Bluffton Public Library offers its storytime at the market. Jessica Hermiller, library director, read to children on Saturday. The next farmers' market storytime is Saturday, July 23.

Register for Ride to Remember before June 30 and get in on the early-bird discount

Bluffton’s 2nd annual Ride to Remember bike ride on Saturday, July 16, offers several new features, according to the planning committee.

This year’s ride begins and ends at the Bluffton Community Swimming Pool at Main and Snider Road, Bluffton.

Registrations are being accepted at www.ridetoremember.net. A ride flyer in an attachement at the bottom of this story.

The bike event offers several routes, including those for families wanting a biking experience together all the way to serious bikers wanting a 100-mile route.


Six area high school grads receive Lions scholarships

Bluffton Lions Club presented six scholarships to 2016 area high school graduates earlier this month.

Scholarship winners (not in photographed order):
• Bluffton High School: Saraelizabeth Bertka, Maggie Fett and Misha Groman
• Cory-Rawson: Rebecca Schutz
• Pandora-Gilboa: Cole Alexander & Karissa Dorn.

Members of the scholarship committee in the photo are John Rich, Barbara Plaugher, Ron Lora and Colleen Lazar. Other scholarship committee members Jo Croft, Jesse Blackburn and Kyle Leatherman.


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A new year's carol
Yummy, tasty, fantastic!
Emergency departments called to Richland Manor
Returning the serve
Bluffton off-Broadway
2012 on the way
Vintage car night
Trailer fire
A cold place to sleep
MER CEN...what is it?
Bird watching

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Here are members of the Bluffton High School Hi-Y Club from the 1959-60 school year.

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The first time in decades that a full moon ("Strawberry Moon") has appeared on the summer solstice as seen here Monday evening.

The next such event?  2062.  (USA Today, Christian Science Monitor, and other news services) Ken Collins, Ada Icon photographer, took this photo in Ada.