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June 20, 2019

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Bluffton Pediatrics in its new home

122 N. Jackson St., across from the elementary school

Bluffton Pediatrics is now open in its new home at 122 N. Jackson St., across from the elementary school.

Beth Bish, APRN-CNP,  nurse practitioner, said that the practice saw its first patient at its new location on April 15.

The new location is the former Robert Neff and Associates, architect office. Originally, the building housed the practice of Dr. B.W. Travis, Bluffton general practitioner. In this way, the building has reverted back to a medical building.


First National throws a party; gives gifts to special guests

Bank celebrates its 100th anniversary; gives $500 each to Bluffton Child Development Center and Weekday Release Program

Photos of check recipients below -

First National Bank threw a party for itself … and gave presents to two of its special guests.

The party, recognizing its 100th anniversary in community banking, took place in each of the Pandora-based bank branches, including Bluffton.

Celebrating at the Bluffton branch on Friday, the bank gave a $500 donation to each of two Bluffton non-profit organizations: Bluffton Child Development Center and Weekday Release Program, also known at weekday Christian education.


New Leaf Garden Center has everything you need for your lawn and garden

New Leaf Landscape and Garden Center, 0395 State Route 235, Ada, has everything gardeners need for lawns and gardens, according to Laurie Laird of New Leaf.

The Center has a large selection of:
• Nursery stock
• Flowering plants
• Trees and shrubs
• Perennials
• Vegetable seeds and plants
• Garden supplies
• Mulches and soils

Store hours are:
Mondays to Fridays: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturdays: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sundays: Noon to 4 p.m.


National shred day April 26 at Citizens National Bank

During  Community Banking Month CNB celebrate "Bank from Anywhere" Promotion

In honor of Community Banking Month, Citizens National Bank offers a “Bank from Anywhere” sweepstakes to its customers through April 30.

Each person who enrolls in a new online or mobile banking product, downloads a CNB CardValet app or enrolls a CNB card in their mobile wallet will be automatically entered to win a grand prize package including a $300 Great Wolf Lodge gift card or 1 of 4 luggage sets. 


PromoHits on track to donate more than $20,000 to local charities

Four charities benefit from this initiative

Melinda Bowden's PromoHits, Bluffton promotional products company, has committed to donating 5% of its total product sales from January-June 2019 to four local charities.

The initiative, PromoCares, provides the opportunity for local businesses that purchase products from PromoHits to designate which of the four charities they’d like to support.

There is no extra cost to the business – the donations solely come from profits PromoHits gains from the sale of its products.


Caring for Your contacts

Proper cleaning and care of contact lenses may prevent eye infections and injury

Note: this article is provided by Ohio Northern University Healthwise Pharmacy.
Cleaning contact lenses incorrectly could have negative consequences for your health and vision.

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warns consumers to be cautious when caring for their contact lenses. This is particularly important when using contact solution that contains hydrogen peroxide.