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Congratulations, Pirates!

Congratulations to these young Pirates who completed their 2017 baseball season! These boys in grades 1-3, played hard and improved their game throughout the season. Each and everyone of them did an amazing job and should be proud of themselves. Their final game was against...

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  1. This Week in Continental, June 12 – 18

    This Week in Continental, June 12 – 18

    Community Recycling, Monday through Friday @ the Water Department Monday, June 12: 6:00 Plant Swap @ Continental Branch Library 6:30 Story Time @ Continental Branch Library Tuesday, June 13: 7:00 Legion Auxiliary Meeting 9:00 Post 541 Weekly Drawing @ Continental American Legion Wednesday, June 14: Thursday, June 15: 1:00 Toledo Zoo Live Animals @ Continental Branch Library 6:00 Len Collier...

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  2. Congratulations Pastor Chuck!

    Congratulations Pastor Chuck!

    Pastor Charles Schmunk, pastor at Continental and Christ United Methodist Churches, was Ordained at the Hoover Auditorium at Lakeside, Ohio on Tuesday, June 6, 2017, during the 48th session of the West Ohio Conference of the United Methodist Church. Family, friends and several members of his congregation were there to witness this very special event. Congratulations Pastor Chuck!

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  3. The Train Still Stirs Excitement!

    The Train Still Stirs Excitement!

    When you are sitting on Main Street Continental, waiting on the train to go by, its usually uneventful – the same old thing. On Wednesday (6/7/17), those watching the train go by may have been surprised to see Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey train cars going through our town. Yes, the train brought a little bit of excitement to...

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  4. Community Recycling Available, June 12 – 16

    Community Recycling Available, June 12 – 16

    Community recycling is available this Monday, June 12 through Friday, June 16. The location has moved to 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. What cannot be recycled? No Styrofoam, plastic bags, paper...

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  5. Community Lunch to Benefit Food Pantry, June 7

    Community Lunch to Benefit Food Pantry, June 7

    Christ United Methodist’ Community Lunch will be held on Wednesday, June 7, 11:30 to 1pm. The menu for June is: Shredded chicken sandwiches, cold ham sandwiches, assorted Salads, Desserts, and Beverage. All donations will be given to the local food pantry. Everyone welcome; come for great food & fellowship. Christ United Methodist Church is located on South Main Street. The...

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  1. Congratulations, Pirates!

    Congratulations, Pirates!

    Congratulations to these young Pirates who completed their 2017 baseball season! These boys in grades 1-3, played hard and improved their game throughout the season. Each and everyone of them did an amazing job and should be proud of themselves. Their final game was against Fort Jennings – the Pirates put up a good fight but Fort Jennings got the...

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  2. Thomas “Tom” C. Wannemacher, 1959 – 2017

    Thomas “Tom” C. Wannemacher, 1959 – 2017

    CLOVERDALE – Thomas “Tom” C. Wannemacher, 58, of Cloverdale died Monday, June 19, 2017. He was born March 17, 1959 in Lima to the late Othmar and Celeste (Heimann) Wannemacher. On August 22, 1981 he married Carol Selhorst who survives in Cloverdale. Also surviving are three children, Jamie Wannemacher of Columbus, Adam Wannemacher and Bradley Wannemacher both of Cloverdale; two...

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  3. Mary Faye Dickerson, 1938 – 2017

    Mary Faye Dickerson, 1938 – 2017

    CONTINENTAL – Mary Faye Dickerson, 79, of Continental died at 6:49 p.m. Monday, June 19, 2017 at St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima. She was born March 2, 1938 in Magoffin County, KY to the late Orville and Candace (Truste) Salyers. On November 21, 1953 she married William Dickerson who died March 6, 2011. She is survived by three sons, Orville...

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  4. Robert “Bob” C. Quinn, 1930 – 2017

    Robert “Bob” C. Quinn, 1930 – 2017

    Glandorf – Robert “Bob” C. Quinn, 87 of Glandorf died 1:36 a.m. Saturday, June 17, 2017, at Meadows of Ottawa. He was born February 9, 1930 in Glandorf to the late Urban & Mary (Giesken) Quinn. On May 25, 1957 he married Martha “Marty” Elsass, who preceded him in death on June 22, 2010. He is survived by 5 children:...

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  5. 111th Annual CHS Alumni Banquet

    111th Annual CHS Alumni Banquet

    On Saturday, June 10, 125 alumni, spouses and friends enjoyed an evening of fellowship and remembering at the Continental High School annual Alumni Banquet. Honored classes were 1957 and 1967. Ed Moran of Adrian MI was the most senior alumni present from the Class of 1943. Tom Parrett, Class of ’67, was master of ceremonies. Guest speaker for the evening...

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  6. University of Findlay Announces Fall & Spring Graduates

    University of Findlay Announces Fall & Spring Graduates

    FINDLAY, OH (06/06/2017)– More than 1100 graduates were recognized for earning degrees from the University of Findlay for the academic year 2016 – 2017. Students earning doctoral, master’s, bachelor’s or associate degrees were invited to walk in the University’s commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 6. Local students include: Chelsea Brown, of Continental, received the following: Bachelor of Science in Business...

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  7. Bronc Busters 4-H Club News

    Bronc Busters 4-H Club News

    Bronc Busters 4-H Club held meetings at the St. John’s Catholic Church on February 27, March 12, and March 26, and April 9. The club has been busy reforming committees, selling Mother’s Day Flowers, deciding on the community service project and the decorating theme for the fair this year. Several members have also given Safety Speeches. Discussions have been held...

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  8. Grant Receives Doctorate Degree

    Grant Receives Doctorate Degree

    Scott Grant, a 2000 graduate of Continental High School, received a doctorate degree in Leadership and Policy studies from Bowling Green State University on May 5th, 2017. Scott graduated from the University of Findlay in 2004 with a secondary education degree, and worked as a graduate assistant in the UF athletic department while completing a masters degree in Business and...

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  9. Violet M. Harmon, 1922 – 2017

    Violet M. Harmon, 1922 – 2017

    Oakwood – Violet M. Harmon, 94, of Oakwood, died 7:15 p.m. Thursday, May 18, 2017 at Vancrest Health Care Center in VanWert. She was born on November 5, 1922 in Cheboygan County, Michigan to the late Lee and Loma (Clear) Shaffer. She was a 1940 graduate of Auglaize-Brown Local School, where she enjoyed playing varsity basketball for four years. On...

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  1. Christopher M. Potts Memorial Scholarship 2017 Recipients

    Christopher M. Potts Memorial Scholarship 2017 Recipients

    The committee for the Christopher M. Potts Memorial Scholarship has chosen Jaylen Armey from Continental High School and Adam von der Embse from Kalida High School as the 2017 recipients of this $2000 college scholarship. The Christopher M. Potts Memorial Scholarship was established out of love and respect for Chris Potts, a 1997 Continental High School graduate who died in...

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  2. Continental High School 4th 9-Week Honor Roll

    Continental High School 4th 9-Week Honor Roll

    Congratulations to the following Continental High School students who received Honor Roll recognition for the 4th 9-week grading period of the 2016-2017 school year: Grade 7 All A’s: Andrew Hoeffel, Gavin Huff A-B: Jensen Armey, Brandon Boecker, Annika Bowers, Madison Burkhart, Wyatt Davis, Jordan Klett, Jude Marshall, Dominik Moore, Lexi Ordway, Jacob Quigley 3.0: Jalesa Adams, Trinity Bibler, Kristen Brecht,...

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  3. Perfect Attendance Awards @ Continental Elementary

    Perfect Attendance Awards @ Continental Elementary

    Congratulations to the following students who earned Perfect Attendance awards at Continental Elementary! Perfect Attendance – All Year 2016-17 Kindergarten: Brady Fitzwater, Paxton Wilson Grade One: Micalin Basinger, Brystol Fitzwater, Conner Ladd Grade Two: Noah Spear Grade Three: Jayden Pitney, Sawyer Prowant Grade Four: Chelsea Garrett, Sara Wollbright Grade Five: Tori Searfoss, Peyton Wilson Grade Six: Kaylee, Dockery, Reese Knowles,...

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  4. Continental Elementary – All A’s, All Year!

    Continental Elementary – All A’s, All Year!

    The following Continental Elementary students earned all A’s for the 2016-2017 school year. Congratulations! Grade One: Leah Diltz, Maeci Dockery, Brystol Fitzwater, Griffin Fuller, Logan Hammond, Ava Homier, Kamryn Searfoss, Denni Coble, Breann Davis, Cassie Pier, Kayleigh Sanders, Becca Sullivan Grade Two: Deacon Bishop, Kaylee Boecker, Parker Knowles, Grant Clementz, Kendra Frisch, David Rauschenberger, Kenzie Searfoss, Brynn Thomsen Grade Three:...

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  5. Continental Elementary Fourth 9 Weeks Honor Roll

    Continental Elementary Fourth 9 Weeks Honor Roll

    Congratulations to the following students who earned Honor Roll recognition for the Fourth 9 Weeks grading period at Continental Elementary School: Grade One: All A’s: Ryker Armey, Micalin Basinger, Tucker Clementz, Danni Coble, Breann Davis, Conner Ladd, Cassie Pier, Kayleigh Sanders, Becca Sullivan, Leah Diltz, Maeci Dockery, Brystol Fitzwater, Griffin Fuller, Logan Hammond, Ava Homier, Parker Okuley, Kamryn Searfoss A...

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  6. Keller Places 7th at Regionals

    Keller Places 7th at Regionals

    Pirate Freshman Katie Keller made the trip on Friday to the OHSAA Division III Track and Field Regional Finals in Tiffin. Keller was the only qualifier from the Archbold District to make the final and went into the 300M hurdle finals with the top seed. Katie finished with a time of 48.44 just 1.87 seconds away from first place and...

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  7. Pirates Named to the All Putnam County League Teams

    Pirates Named to the All Putnam County League Teams

    Softball Amber Logan and Kennedy Hiltner were both selected to the All Putnam County League First Team. A Pair of Pirates made the second team, Mackenzie Rayle and Jessica Stauffer. All the Pirate first and second team players are underclassmen. A pair of seniors made the Honorable Mention list, Jade Zachrich and Ashley Mansfield. Riley Fenter rounded out the Pirates...

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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. Scams Target Paulding Putnam Electric Members

    Scams Target Paulding Putnam Electric Members

    Paulding, OH. (12-16-16)– Paulding Putnam Electric Co-op (PPEC) wants you to be aware of a few scams that have surfaced in the area. The first incident occurred in the Monroeville, Indiana area where a person pretending to be a PPEC worker, requested payment for tree trimming services. Unfortunately, an elderly person ended up making a payment of $150. PPEC wants...

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  6. Election Process Begins for Paulding Putnam Electric

    Election Process Begins for Paulding Putnam Electric

    Paulding, OH – Paulding Putnam Electric is looking for highly qualified professional individuals to run for the board. Three seats are up for re-election within Paulding Putnam Electric Co-op (PPEC)’s territory. The upcoming election will be for districts 1, 6, and 9. · District 1 includes members who reside in Allen and Adams counties in Indiana and in the following...

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