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Bluegrass Opry Barn Concert – Saturday, December 16

The family bluegrass band, Mountain Melody, will perform on Saturday evening at the Bluegrass Opry Barn in Oakwood Ohio. This band has entertained at the Barn before and they are enthusiastically welcomed back! The show starts at 7pm and tickets are $10 at the door....

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“Thank You!” From American Legion Post 541

American Legion Post 541 would like to say thank you! –Breakfast with Santa. Thanks to all who attended! Over 50 children visited with Santa on Saturday morning. And our breakfast raised over $200.00 for Operation...

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  1. This Week in Continental, December 11 – 17

    This Week in Continental, December 11 – 17

    Community Recycling: Dec 11 – 15 Monday, Dec 11: 7:00 CHS Winter Band & Choir Concert Tuesday, Dec 12: 9:00 Posy 541 Weekly Drawing Wednesday, Dec 13: Thursday, Dec 14: 6:00 Len Collier Band @ Continental American Legion 6:00 Community Worship Service @ Meadows of Kalida Friday, Dec 15: 3:00 – 8:00 Continental Drama Dept Community Auditions Saturday, Dec 16:...

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  2. Village of Dupont To Fill Open Council Position

    Village of Dupont To Fill Open Council Position

    The Village of Dupont is accepting applications from interested residents for an open council position. The position will be available beginning on January 1, 2018. Interested residents should submit a letter of interest to P.O. Box 100 Dupont, Ohio 45837. All letters must be received prior to the meeting on Monday, December 11, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. Sara Thomsen Fiscal...

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  3. Community Recycling Available December 11 – 15

    Community Recycling Available December 11 – 15

    Community recycling is available this week, Monday, December 11 through Friday, December 15. The bins are located at the Continental Water Treatment Plant on the west edge of town at 501 West Elm Street (1 block south of Rice Street). Recyclable items include paper/cardboard, plastics (1, 2, & 4), and metal cans. Also, the permanent recycling bins that were located...

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  4. Breakfast With Santa @ the Masonic Lodge – Dec 9th

    Breakfast With Santa @ the Masonic Lodge – Dec 9th

    The Israel Putnam Masonic Lodge in Continental will offer “Breakfast with Santa” at their December 9th community breakfast buffet. The breakfast will be 7am – 10:30am with Santa arriving at 9:00am. Cost of breakfast is by donation. Santa wants to bring enough candy canes for the children so please sign up at Helena Chemical, Bloomers Coffee & Boutique, R&B Meats...

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  5. Christ United Methodist’s Community Lunch

    Christ United Methodist’s Community Lunch

    The UMW Group at Continental United Methodist Church is preparing a warm, delicious meal for their 1st-Wednesday-of-the-month lunch. On the menu is beef & noodles, mashed potatoes, salad, assorted desserts, coffee & juice. All proceeds are given to Continental’s food pantry. Serving is 11:30 to 1pm on Wednesday, December 6. Cost is by donation. Christ United Methodist Church is located...

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  6. Community Lunch @ Christ UM Church – Dec 6

    Community Lunch @ Christ UM Church – Dec 6

    All donations go to the local food pantry! The congregation at Christ United Methodist Church hosts their 1st Wednesday-of-the-month lunch to benefit Continental’s food pantry. December’s lunch will be on Wednesday, the 6th, 11:30-1pm with: Beef & Noodles, Mashed Potatoes, Salad, Assorted Desserts, and Drinks. Stop by for a good lunch and support a good cause. Christ United Methodist Church...

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  1. Carl F. Corbitt, 1935 – 2017

    Carl F. Corbitt, 1935 – 2017

    Findlay – Carl F. Corbitt, 82, of Findlay formerly of Continental died 1:58 p.m. Monday, December 11, 2017 at Blanchard Valley Hospice Center, Findlay. He was born May 31, 1935 in Continental to the late Tillman Ross and Nettie (Shafer) Corbitt. On October 16, 1954 he married Elizabeth C. Bellmann who survives in Findlay. He is survived by a son:...

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  2. Irwin Puckett, 1938 – 2017

    Irwin Puckett, 1938 – 2017

    Irwin Puckett, age 79, died on Friday, December 08, 2017 at 7:29 AM at St. Luke’s Hospital, Maumee, Ohio. He was born on January 9, 1938 in Bonanza, Kentucky to the late Cecil and Susie (Manual) Puckett. On April 10, 1963 Irwin married Jacqueline “Jackie” Johnson and she preceded him in death on June 12, 2015. Irwin retired from General...

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  3. “Thank You” From the Family of Mike Coble

    “Thank You” From the Family of Mike Coble

    My children and I would like to thank Mark Brecht, Continental Fire Department, Putnam County EMS and our neighbor Larry Donaldson for your immediate response on Friday December 1st when Mike was called home. Thank you to the family and friends who stopped by, called and/or text their support in our time of need. Thank you to Love-Heitmeyer Funeral Home...

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  4. Rau’s Celebrating 50th Wedding Anniversary

    Rau’s Celebrating 50th Wedding Anniversary

    Bill and Erma Rau are celebrating their 50th anniversary Saturday, December 9. The couple were married December 9, 1967 at the Christ EUB Church, Continental by Rev. Larry Hopkins. Bill is the son of Leroy and Esther Rau, and Erma is the daughter of Lauren and Violet Wagner. Their two children are Bernie (Theresa) Rau of Continental, and Janie (Dale)...

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  5. Michael E. Coble, 1946 – 2017

    Michael E. Coble, 1946 – 2017

    CONTINENTAL — Michael E. Coble, 71 of Continental, died 2:23 p.m. Friday, December 1, 2017 at Mercy Hospital, Defiance. He was born February 16, 1946 to the late Carl E. and Anna Rose (Quigley) Coble. On June 20, 1964 he married Janet Tracy, who survives in Continental. He is also survived by 5 children: Kevin (Shelly) Coble of Cloverdale, Rodney...

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  6. Celebrating 50 Years!

    Celebrating 50 Years!

    On Saturday, December 9 at 2pm, join Bill and Erma Rau and as they celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary! The celebration will be at the Continental American Legion in the small hall. No gifts, please, your presence will be exactly what they want.

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  7. Mary Ellen Mooney, 1932 – 2017

    Mary Ellen Mooney, 1932 – 2017

    CONTINENTAL – Mary Ellen Mooney, 85, of Continental died at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, November 26, 2017 at her residence. She was born February 24, 1932 in Vansant, VA to the late Bill and Liza (Keen) Stiltner. On February 24, 1948 she married Lewis H. Mooney who died January 13, 1973. She is survived by seven children, Ed (Diane) Mooney of...

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  1. Music Boosters Raffle Fundraiser for a Freezer/Hog/Processing

    Music Boosters Raffle Fundraiser for a Freezer/Hog/Processing

    Continental Music Booster is holding a raffle for a Freezer/hog and processing!!! $10.00 for on chance and $15.00 for 2! Drawing will be held on January 20, 2018 at the Jr. Varsity/Varsity game against the Macomb Panthers. Chest freezer donated by Whirlpool Corporation, Processing donated by Hermiller’s Butcher Shop and the hog donated by an anonymous donor!! Thank you all...

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  2. Lancers Take Pirates Home Opener

    Lancers Take Pirates Home Opener

    On Saturday the Continental High School Boys Basketball team held their home opener against Lincolnview. The Lancers started out the scoring by hitting a 3 but the Pirates roared back to take a 6-3 lead. Reed Warnement, Caleb Olds, and Mitchell Coleman all made baskets for the Pirates. A basket by the Lancers was followed by a Nick States free...

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  3. Pirates In Action, December 11 – 16

    Pirates In Action, December 11 – 16

    Home Sweet Home! After a 5 game season opening road trip the Continental Girls Varsity will have their home season opener on Thursday whent they host Holgate in a nonleague affair. Plan on booking the next two days at the Cove too as the Boys Varsity host Fairview (Friday) and Antwerp (Saturday). All the Junior High action is on the...

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  4. Vantage – December Board of Education Meeting

    Vantage – December Board of Education Meeting

    The Vantage Board of Education held the December Board meeting on Thursday, December 7, 2017 in the  District Conference room. Minutes from the November 2, 2017 regular Board meeting were approved  along with financial statements for the month of October, 2017. Superintendent Rick Turner updated the Board being very impressed with the citizenship instruction that takes place at Vantage. Activities are built...

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  5. Hicksville Aces Defeat the Pirates

    Hicksville Aces Defeat the Pirates

    On Friday the Continental Boys Varsity Basketball team travelled to Hicksville for non league action. It was the Aces night as everything they did seemed to go right. The night started with the Aces putting on a press and reaping benefits by being fast and aggressive to open up a 13 point lead. A basket by Cameron Mason temporarily stopped...

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  6. Rams Defeat Lady Pirates, 45-40

    Rams Defeat Lady Pirates, 45-40

    On Thursday night the Continental High Girls Basketball team hit the road again this time going to Tinora to take on the Rams in nonleague action. The Rams prevailed 45-40 in a hard fought battle. Alex Hoeffel led the Pirates with 14 points while Kaitlyn Alvarado and Amber Logan both put in 8. Addyson Armey put in 5, Brooke Bradford...

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  7. Pirate Lunch Menu, December 11 – 15

    Pirate Lunch Menu, December 11 – 15

    Monday, Dec 11: Egg and Cheese Sandwich, W/G Bun, Smiles, Fruit Choice, Choice of Milk Tuesday, Dec 12: Hamburger Sandwich, W/G Bun, Cheese Slice, Peas, Pickles, Fruit Choice, Choice of Milk Wednesday, Dec 13: Sub Sandwich, W/G Bun, baked Beans, Fresh Carrots, Ranch Cup, Fruit Choice , Choice of Milk Thursday, Dec 14: Merry Christmas Dinner – Turkey, Mashed Potatoes,...

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  8. Pirates Pre-Sale Ticket Information

    Pirates Pre-Sale Ticket Information

    Presale tickets for Friday’s boys’ basketball game at Hicksville and Saturday’s home game against Lincolnview will be on sale in the high school office on Thursday from 8:00am – 4:00pm and on Friday from 8:00am – 12:00pm. Elementary students can turn in their money to the elementary office by noon on Friday in order to purchase presale tickets.

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  1. Village of Dupont Notice

    Village of Dupont Notice

    The Village of Dupont is accepting applications from interested residents for an open council position. The position will be available beginning on January 1, 2018. Interested residents should submit a letter of interest to P.O. Box 100 Dupont, Ohio 45837. All letters must be received prior to the meeting on Monday, December 11, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. Sara Thomsen Fiscal...

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  2. Barnhart Announces Decision to Seek Appointment to Vacant 81st House District Seat

    Barnhart Announces Decision to Seek Appointment to Vacant 81st House District Seat

    Leipsic, OH – The following statement can be attributed to Justin Barnhart: “After much thoughtful consideration and consultation with my family, I have decided to put my name forward for consideration to fill the vacant 81st Ohio House District seat. Our district has been well served by the leadership of State Representative Rob McColley, and I offer him my best...

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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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