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November 13, 2018

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Have you voted?

It's a mid-term election and already over 550 voters cast ballots by 11 a.m. today. Here's the scene at Bluffton elementary polling location. Polls are open until 7:30 p.m.

It's a dream come true for brides and grooms

Crimson Lane is in Ada's backyard; open house attracts several hundred on Sunday

Photos and story by Monty Siekerman - Ada Icoon
Hundreds of people attended the open house for Crimson Lane wedding and event center on Saturday afternoon. The new multimillion dollar facility is a dream come true for brides and grooms...and for the owners, Mike and Jody Willeke.

Incredibly, 45 weddings already have been booked. The Willekes did their homework, determining that a weddings venue is needed in the area. Shortly after construction began last spring, future brides began to reserve dates for their dream wedding at Crimson Lane.



The driver with this plate is an LA Dodgers fan. The Icon spotted it on a black GT, but we can't recall if it was in Bluffton or Ada. Maybe a viewer can help us out.


Who is the teacher?

The Icon seeks answers to these questions?
• Who is the teacher?
• What grade are these students?
• Can you identify any of the students?
• What year was their graduating class?
Leland Gerber took the photo.

Send information to: info@blufftonicon.com

From Alan Begg:

The students in the photo graduated in 1978. Some of the students are:

Dr. Jane Wood will speak at Friday's chamber breakfast

Planning to attend? RSVP the chamber by Wednesday

Dr Jane Wood, new Bluffton University president will speak during Friday's Bluffton Area Chamber of Commerce breakfast, according to Paula Scott, chamber CEO.

 The breakfast, open to the public, is in the third floor of the Bluffton town hall. The morning's schedule follows:
• 7 - 7:30 a.m. Breakfast buffet
• 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Program
• Sponsor Announcement
• Chamber News
• Dr. Wood
• Member Announcements

Announcing the middle school honor roll

You know someone on this list

Here's the Bluffton Middle School honor roll for the first quarter of the school year.

All “A” Honor Roll