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Meet the BHS boys JV, frosh, 8th, 7th grade bball teams, plus junior high wrestlers

JV boys
Row 1 (left to right): Thad Mittendorf, Jonathan Schriner, Alec Deardorff, Adam Fredritz
Row 2 (left to right): Tyson Shutler, Eli Lemley, Nic Essinger, Nick Jebsen

Freshmen boys
Row 1 (left to right): Cole Koenig, Trey Boblitt, Bryan Zimmerman, Trenton Donley        
Row 2 (left to right): Coach Mason Roth, Ayden Cupples, Kyler Kinn, Nate Schaadt, Kenneth Lovett


Black walnut brittle while supplies last

That's "brittle," but not with peanuts. This special edition is black walnut brittle. It is available while supplies last at the Bluffton Senior Citizens Center, 132 N. Main St., The price is $7 for one-half pound.

The center also has its traditional peanut brittle priced at $5 for one pound. The holiday candy is available while supplies last.

Meet the Pirate girls JV, 8th and 7th grade bball players

Girls' junior varsity
Row 1 (left to right): Riley Busch, Reagan Mittendorf, Laykin Garmatter, Haelyn Bischoff, Delaney Maple

Row 2 (left to right): Coach Mittendorf, Coach Gleason, Kylie Monday, Grace Myers, Kylie Stackhouse, Sophie Bricker, Coach Lee, and Coach Garmatter

8th grade girls'
Row 1
(left to right): Kendal Giesige, Aubrey Edwards, Samantha Scoles, Makayla Schweingruber, Riley Eachus, Jasi Crawfis


Nygaard has 2 photos in ArtSpace January show

Two photographs taken by Jamie Nygaard of Bluffton will be part of an ArtSpace/Lima juried photography exhibit in January. One of the photos received second place in the miscellaneous category.

The photo titles are “Searching for Hamlet,” (second place award), and Beneath the Bridge.

An opening exhibit reception is from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Friday, Jan. 4, at ArtSpace, 65 Town Square, Lima. The exhibit runs through Saturday, Feb. 9.


Big-time win for BHS girls

Bluffton High School girls defeated Ad 79-16 on Thursday. Laykin Garmatter lead Bluffton with 21 points. Here Kayla White brings the ball down the court. A box score is attached. Watch www.blufftonpirates.com for complete game details.


"The 12 Days of Christmas" - this year's Blaze theme

Here's the theme list since 2005

This year's Blaze of Lights theme "The 12 Days of Christmas," carries over to downtown business window display - if you've not noticied.

Each year since 2005 the Blaze has had a theme. Thanks to Beverly Amstutz, who provided this list to the Icons, here's the all-time Blaze theme list