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February 24, 2017

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There's a pug lover in this grey Serra the Icon saw in Ada.

SR 103 project could cost $10.4 million - read about it here

February...fore!

February is generally not golf season, but this year's different. With temperatures in the 60s  obviously the golf season is underway at Bluffton Golf Club. Here, Rick Schaublin focuses on his next shot. Golfing with Dave Reichenbach, the two say this is the third time golfing this week at the Bluffton course. Last Saturday vehicles packed the parking lot as golfers spent their day on the links.

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2007 university baseball team inducted into Athletics Hall of Fame

"Regardless of the challenges ahead of you or the odds stacked against you do not quit."

“You did not choose this road, but you traveled it as well as could ever have been imagined under the circumstances. Your profound and memorable journey—the tears and the accomplishments—during the 2007 baseball season and beyond, is being recognized and honored this evening.”

Critics rave at Bluffton Public Library's new video

"Love Your Library," video screened; and new library logo revealed during Love Your Library Month

There's a new video in town and it features local actors - who really aren't acting. They are simply being themselves.

Called "Love Your Library," the five-minute video offers an assortment of opinions from library patrons in a fun way. After all, it is "Love Your Library Month."

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The  video release party was Feb. 21.

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“You did not choose this road, but you traveled it as well as could ever have been imagined under the circumstances. Your profound and memorable journey—the tears and the accomplishments—during the 2007 baseball season and beyond, is being recognized and honored this evening.”

Janice L. Umphress, 89, died on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, at 2:57 a.m. at Memorial Hospital of Union County in Marysville, Ohio.

There's a new video in town and it features local actors - who really aren't acting. They are simply being themselves.

Called "Love Your Library," the five-minute video offers an assortment of opinions from library patrons in a fun way. After all, it is "Love Your Library Month."

February 23, 2017

HCAC Coaches Poll

Bluffton Pirate boys' basketball fans have lots to look forward to as the Bluffton Junior High 7th grade team won the Northwest Conference tourney at Convoy on Saturday.

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The Bluffton High School Chamber Ensemble received an "Excellent" (II) rating at the OMEA State Orchestra Adjudicated Event held at Bowling Green Middle School on Feb. 17-18.

Steph's Hairy Business, 9111 Bucher Road, Rockport, has a new business phone number, according to Stephanie Davis, owner.

The new number is 419-204-2718. Davis, a certified pet groomer, specializes in small dogs, mixed breeds, bichon frise, poodles, maltse, shih tzu and terriers.

Discover the joys of spring birding this in northwest Ohio as the Hancock Park District offers the first 2017 Bird Monitoring outing on Friday, March 3, at 1 p.m. at Litzenberg Memorial Woods.

Three former Bluffton council members submitted petitions to seek council seats on the Nov. 7 Bluffton general election.

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February 2017 is headed toward the weather record books.

There’s eight days remaining in the month, and according to Guy Verhoff, Pandora weather observer, three new record high temperatures are already set.

The new records follow:
Feb. 17 - now 63 was 59 degrees in 2011
Feb. 18 - now 69 was 60 degrees in 1981
Feb. 19 - now 65 was 64 degrees in...