Posted by Fred Steiner on December 10, 2013 - 12:29pm
The Icon, Bluffton Post Office and Bluffton Senior Citizens Center play Santa this month.
Letters delivered in the special mail box in the Bluffton Post Office lobby will be posted on The Icon. When letters include a mailing address, elves from the Bluffton Senior Citizens Center will write and mail an response to the youngster.
Posted by Fred Steiner on December 4, 2013 - 12:29pm
With great interest I read in the Ebenezer Mennonite church bulletin (now called, Ebenezer Emissary) that the Ebenezer Church in its recent Missionary Conference surpassed the $250,000 goal for the 2014 Missionary Budget by $5,000.
Posted by Fred Steiner on November 26, 2013 - 9:19pm
Last week the Bluffton Girl Scouts enjoyed a “Christmas Camp” overnight at Woodhaven Program Center. The girls spent time roasting their supper over an open fire, doing crafts, games and campfire songs, and even dancing to some Christmas Zumba tunes.
Posted by Reema Bazzy on September 10, 2013 - 8:29pm
Bluffton, OH; Saturday, September 7, 12:00 noon the public gathered at St. Mary's Catholic Church for a time of prayer and fasting for peace in Syria. People of all backgrounds and faiths came together to fast and pray for the people of Syria. Forty citizens signed the following letter.
We object to the use of violence as a solution in Syria for the following reasons
1. In a military strike, it is likely that Assad would be absolutely the last person in the country to get hurt.
The Ohio Xtreme 12U Fastpitch Softball Team would like to thank the following businesses/individuals for their donation which helped the team with expenses to play in the USSSA World Series in Orlando FL in July:
The National Weather Service in Wilmington, Ohio, is predicting a Hazardous Weather Outlook for several counties in Ohio on Wednesday, June 12. This threat includes the potential for heavy rainfall, large hail, damaging winds and possibly isolated tornadoes. It is anticipated that this storm system will enter the area late this afternoon and early evening.