PHOTO How tall is too tall?

Have you cut your lawn yet or are you lapping some of your neighbors? The Village of Bluffton has a reminder: the height of grass, weeds or brush in residential, business and industrial areas is not to exceed seven inches. See the ordinance HERE.

Recap of April 2024 Bluffton Board of Education Meeting

By Betsi Werling

The Bluffton Exempted Village Schools Board of Education met on April 15 to consider action items including preparations for the 2024-2025 academic year. These items focused on school fees, teaching contracts and assignments, along with updates to handbooks. Administrative reports were heard and a newly created technology cart for Podcasts was demonstrated.

STAFFING FOR 2024-2025

Superintendent Greg Denecker introduced Jared Breece, who will be the H.S. social studies teacher. Breece has taught at Pandora-Gilboa schools and graduated from Bowling Green State University (BGSU). Stephanie McMahon, a Bluffton High School graduate, will be a M.S. math teacher. She most recently taught at Allen East and coaches swimming. Aubrey Imm will be the 7th grade math teacher. She is from Ottawa and also graduated from BGSU.



Music to fill lobby and Yoder Recital Hall, April 21 

Bluffton University music groups will come together for a spring concert of fun and familiar tunes on Sunday, April 21, in Yoder Recital Hall.

At 2:00 p.m., pre-concert music will be provided in the lobby. A jazz combo will perform with senior trumpeter Caleb Gaertner, a Music major/graphic design minor from Toledo. Selections include “When I Fall in Love” – made famous by Nat King Cole – and “Song For My Father” by Horace Silver.

The 2:30 concert will feature the University Chorale, Camerata Singers and Concert Band in a varied program of classical music, as well as “just for fun” pieces.

New Stories

By Cort Reynolds

BLUFFTON__The Bluffton High School baseball team was doubled up by visiting Lima Central Catholic, 12-6, in a non-league game Tuesday, April 16.

The Iconic Photo Gallery

2-12-20 Dan Bowden, retired fire chief honored
Mr. and Mrs. Red and White
1-10-10 Bluffton icicles
Anniversary celebration

History lesson

By Fred Steiner
Bluffton Icon and Ada Icon founder

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Learn more about CWD at Allen County Fairgrounds

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife invites the public to attend an open house to learn more about Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) in white-tailed deer.


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