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2017-18 Pirates Boys Basketball Schedule

The 2017-18 Continental High School Boys Varsity Boys Basketball schedule has the Pirates on a 3 game road trip to start the season. The Pirates open on Dec1 at Paulding and follow with trips to Lima and Hicksville. The Pirates home opener is on Saturday...

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American Legion Post 541 Activities and Events:

Post 541 “Party Before the Game” – Friday, November 24

OSU vs Michigan Pregame Party on Friday, November 24 at the Continental American Legion Post 541. There will be drink specials, door prizes, raffles, beer mirror and sign auction, BBQ pork and hot beef sandwiches....

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  1. Small Business Saturday, November 25th – Shop Local!

    Small Business Saturday, November 25th – Shop Local!

    Black Friday deals abound in the big brand stores in towns surrounding Continental – Lima, Defiance, Findlay, Toledo and Ft Wayne. Don’t forget about the deals that can be found in our own local shops. Support “Shop Small Business Saturday” on November 25th and you will be supporting local shopkeepers with local employees who have local families. Check out the...

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  2. Christmas Dinner Theater @ Dupont Church of the Brethren

    Christmas Dinner Theater @ Dupont Church of the Brethren

    “This Little Light of Mine” Friday, December 8 @ 6:30pm Sunday, December 10 @ 6:00pm Cost: $8 donation Dupont Church of the Brethren is inviting everyone to their annual Christmas Dinner Theater – Miss Marie is a slightly disorganized Sunday School teacher in charge of organizing the church’s Nativity program. Adeline, a young girl with very little church experience joins...

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  3. Christ UM Church Annual Turkey Supper – TODAY!

    Christ UM Church Annual Turkey Supper – TODAY!

    Supper is cooking! Don’t let the rain stop you from a delicious home-cooked dinner. The congregation at Christ United Methodist Church has invited everyone to their annual turkey supper tonight (Saturday, 11/18) at 4pm. Dinners are by donation, dine-in or carry-out and each plate has turkey, dressing, mashed potatoes and gravy, corn, cranberry salad, cold slaw and pie. We would...

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  4. Local Officials Attend Jon Husted Event in Kalida

    Local Officials Attend Jon Husted Event in Kalida

    The Putnam County Republican Party Hosted Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted Thursday night at the Knights of Columbus in Kalida. Husted is currently seeking office as Ohio Governor. His day in Northwest Ohio included stops in Hamler, Ridgeville Corners, Napoleon, Ottawa and concluded with his presentation in Kalida. He was accompanied by State Representative Rob McColley, who announced his...

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  1. Nelma L. Leckron, 1921 – 2017

    Nelma L. Leckron, 1921 – 2017

    Nelma L. Leckron, 96, of Seymour, passed from this life at 8 a.m. Monday, November 20, 2017 at Covered Bridge Health Campus in Seymour. Mrs. Leckron was a homemaker and a member of Columbus Baptist Church. The funeral will be conducted at 10 am Saturday at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home on Washington Street with Pastor Charles Kennedy officiating....

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  2. Putnam County YMCA Christmas Camp

    Putnam County YMCA Christmas Camp

    YMCA Christmas Camp is held December 21-22, 2017 and December 26-29, 2017 from 9:00am to 4:00pm with extended care available both before and after camp. Program is open to all kids age 5-12 years old (5 year olds must be currently enrolled in kindergarten). How to Register: Complete the registration form (your child brought home from school) and return it...

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  3. Gela J. Schuller, 1944 – 2017

    Gela J. Schuller, 1944 – 2017

    OTTAWA — Gela J. Schuller, 73 of Ottawa died 5:25 a.m. Monday, November 13, 2017 at the Meadows of Kalida. She was born in Ottoville to the late Charles and Juanita (Ladd) Sharp, Sr. On March 28, 1964 she married Harold L. Schuller, who preceded her in death on July 29, 2006. She is survived by a daughter, Lisa Schuller...

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  4. Holiday “Stop & Shop” – Sunday, November 19, 9am – 2pm

    Holiday “Stop & Shop” – Sunday, November 19, 9am – 2pm

    – Let Your Holidays Sparkle – Sunday, November 19, 2017 9am to 2pm Continental Elementary School Stop by the Holiday Open House at the Continental Elementary School on Sunday and get your Christmas shopping started! Vendors available will be Thirty-One, Life Expressions Decor, Moji, Avon, Norwex, Posh, It Works, Chalk Couture, Monat, Younique and more.  Lots of products to choose...

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  5. Kent A. Taylor, 1961 – 2017

    Kent A. Taylor, 1961 – 2017

    Kent A. Taylor, 55, of Convoy, passed away at 1:12 p.m. Thursday, November 10, 2016, at Van Wert County Hospital in Van Wert. He was born January 8, 1961, in Van Wert, the son of Ab and Betty (Baker) Taylor, who survive in Convoy. On June 26, 1982, he married Diana (Barnhart) Taylor, who survives in Convoy. Other survivors include...

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  6. Debra Cain-Longwell, 1960 – 2017

    Debra Cain-Longwell, 1960 – 2017

    OAKWOOD – Debra Cain-Longwell, 57, of Oakwood died at 8:37 p.m. Sunday, November 12, 2017 at Van Wert In-patient Hospice. She was born August 14, 1960 in Columbia City, IN to Robert and Roberta (Baker) Hargrove. Her father is deceased, her mother survives in Ottawa. On June 22, 2013 she married Jeff Longwell who survives in Oakwood. Also surviving are...

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  7. Holiday Open House – Stop & Shop Event

    Holiday Open House – Stop & Shop Event

    – Let Your Holidays Sparkle – Sunday, November 19, 2017 9am to 2pm Continental Elementary School Stop by the Holiday Open House at the Continental Elementary School on Sunday and get your Christmas shopping started! Vendors available will be Thirty-One, Life Expressions Decor, Moji, Avon, Norwex, Posh, It Works, Chalk Couture, Monat, Younique and more.  Lots of products to choose...

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  8. William “Bill” Ladd, 1935 – 2017

    William “Bill” Ladd, 1935 – 2017

    Cloverdale – William “Bill” Ladd, 82 of Cloverdale died 2:34 a.m. Monday, November 13, 2017 at his residence. He was born November 13, 1935 in Cloverdale to the late Bryan and Mary (Matson) Ladd. On September 3, 1955 he married Norma Schneeg who survives in Cloverdale. Bill is also survived by eight children: Richard Ladd of Columbus, William Ladd, Jr....

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  9. Richard Lee Hitchcock, 1951 – 2017

    Richard Lee Hitchcock, 1951 – 2017

    Richard Lee Hitchcock, 66, of Antwerp, passed away Thursday, November 9, 2017 at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne. Dick was born in Lima on August 11, 1951. He retired from General Motors in 2011. Dick will be sadly missed by his wife, Collene (Crosby) whom he married Dec. 18, 1971; mother, Madonna of Kalida; daughters, Chellene (David) Warford of...

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  1. 2017-18 Pirates Boys Basketball Schedule

    2017-18 Pirates Boys Basketball Schedule

    The 2017-18 Continental High School Boys Varsity Boys Basketball schedule has the Pirates on a 3 game road trip to start the season. The Pirates open on Dec1 at Paulding and follow with trips to Lima and Hicksville. The Pirates home opener is on Saturday December 9 against Lincolnview. Lima Perry replaces Liberty Benton on the schedule this year for...

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  2. 2017-18 Lady Pirates Basketball Schedule

    2017-18 Lady Pirates Basketball Schedule

    The 2017-18 edition of the Continental High School Girls Basketball team hits the road to start the season with 5 road trips before playing at home. The Pirates start the season at Lincolnview on Saturday Nov 25 and will then take trips to Hicksville, Columbus Grove, Tinora, and Fairview. The home schedule starts on Thursday Dec 14 when Holgate comes...

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  3. Hoeffel Back-to-Back All State Honors

    Hoeffel Back-to-Back All State Honors

    Continental Lady Pirate Alex Hoeffel has been named to the Ohio Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association Division III Second Team All State. This is the second straight year that Hoeffel has been named to the Second Team. A Sophomore Forward for the Pirate, Hoeffel unofficially scored 39 goals this year and has 85 for her career. She currently stands second in...

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  4. 2017 Pirate Volleyball Final

    2017 Pirate Volleyball Final

    Continental finished the 2017 season with one of the best records in Volleyball history at Continental as they won 16 games and lost 7. At one point the Pirates had an 11-1 streak. Continental ended up 4th seed in the Ottawa-Glandorf sectional and were defeated in the sectional final by Lima Central Catholic 3-0. The T-birds advanced to the District...

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  5. Lady Pirates 2017 Soccer Final

    Lady Pirates 2017 Soccer Final

    Continental High Girls Soccer team rallied at the end of the season to pull their record to an even 9-9-1. At one point in the season the Pirates were 6-8-1 and rallied to win the regular season final and two tournament games. Alex Hoeffel set the team record with 6 goals in a game and the lone Senior, Kaitlyn Alvarado,...

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  6. Pirate Boys Soccer 2017 Final

    Pirate Boys Soccer 2017 Final

    The 2017 edition of Continental High School Boys Soccer team had one of the best starts ever for Pirate Soccer as they were unbeaten after 12 games (11-0-1) Included in that start was a 10 game winning streak. The Pirates finished the season at 11-4-2 and were Putnam County League Co-Champs (tied with Kalida). The Pirates were awarded the #1...

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  7. Pirate Lunch Menu, Nov 13 – 17

    Pirate Lunch Menu, Nov 13 – 17

    Monday, Nov 13: Fajita Chicken, W/G Tortilla, Refried Beans, Low Fat Cheese, Salsa and Chips, Fruit Choice, Choice of Milk Tuesday, Nov 14: BBQ Pork Sandwich, Fresh Carrots, Fresh Broccoli, Ranch Cup, Fruit Choice, Choice of Milk Wednesday, Nov 15: Hot Dog/Chili Dog, W/G Bun, Baked Beans, Celery and Carrots Sticks, Fruit Choice, Choice of Milk Thursday, Nov 16: Pizza...

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  8. 2017 Soccer District Honors – Boys/Girls/Referee

    2017 Soccer District Honors – Boys/Girls/Referee

    Boys Soccer: Christian Keller led the Continental Pirates with a first team Ohio Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association North West District nomination. Keller was a key component on the defense for the Pirates who finished the season 11-3-2 and a Putnam County League Co-Championship. Keller is a Senior, he was joined with all District honors with fellow Pirate Seniors Chris Potts...

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  1. Get Your Fishing Gear Ready!

    Get Your Fishing Gear Ready!

    Over $5000.00 in prizes at the Continental Lions Club Fishing Day on Sunday, July 16! Thank you to the many businesses and individuals who supported the club’s efforts to make this one of the best fishing days ever. Fishing starts at 1pm; no fishing gear allowed on the pond bank before 6am on the day of the derby. Fishing Derby...

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  2. DC Students Pair Up With Children’s Lantern for Marketing Project

    DC Students Pair Up With Children’s Lantern for Marketing Project

    Pictured left to right: DC students RT Mann, Baily Weatherwax, Carolin Klein, Erica Smay, with Alyssa Tracy, Children’s Lantern Ministry Advancement, Adam Tracy, Children’s Lantern Executive Director, and William Sholl, Assistant Professor of Practice of Marketing. A group of Defiance College students are taking part in the 2017 Google Online Marketing Challenge (GOMC) with Children’s Lantern as their partner. The...

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  3. From the Putnam County Engineer Highway Department….

    From the Putnam County Engineer Highway Department….

    ​In an ongoing program to help improve traffic safety, the Putnam County Engineer Highway Department will install reflective metal strips to more traffic sign posts this year. The reflective strips help most during nighttime travelling so the sign is more visible to warn the driver of upcoming intersections and road hazards. The reflective strips will be added to regulatory signs...

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  4. CHS Drama Department News

    CHS Drama Department News

    The Continental Drama Department is offering a Sunday afternoon matinee for their Spring production of the Wizard of Oz. The musical will be on April 7 and 8 at 7pm and on April 9 at 2:30pm in the Irene Casteel auditorium. Please consider becoming a Drama Booster and support the Arts at Continental Local School! Would you like to be...

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  5. Berachah Valley @ Bluegrass Opry Barn

    Berachah Valley @ Bluegrass Opry Barn

    Berachah Valley kicks off the 2017 Spring Concert series at the Bluegrass Opry Barn in Oakwood on Saturday night, March 25th. Based out of Dayton Ohio, Berachah Valley offers a wonderful blend of female harmony singing bluegrass, gospel and old-time favorites. This is their first appearance at the Opry Barn and its sure to be a great show! The Bluegrass...

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