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Continental Jr. High Track Team in Pictures

The Continental Junior High Track Team will finish their season off on Wednesday, May 4 with the Putnam County League Meet at Ottoville. Events start at 4:00. Good luck Pirates!

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Post #541 Events & Canteen Specials, Week of May 2 – 7

Like the sign says “OPEN EVERYONE WELCOME” – no membership needed. Breakfast, lunch, or dinner – the food and the service is always good! Monday, May 2: Dinner – 2 for 1 Burgers (lettuce, tomato...

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  1. Community Recycling Available, May 9 – 13

    Community Recycling Available, May 9 – 13

    Bins will be available for recycling in Continental from Monday, May 9 until noon on Friday, May 13. Recyclable items include paper/cardboard, plastics (1, 2, & 4), and metal cans. The recycling bins are located at the corner of Sixth and East Rice Streets. The next scheduled recycling is from noon on Monday, June 13 until noon on Friday, June 17. What cannot be...

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  2. Free Community Lunch – Wednesday, May 4

    Free Community Lunch – Wednesday, May 4

    Christ United Methodists’ Free Community Lunch will be held on Wednesday, May 4, 11:30 to 1pm. The menu for May is: Scalloped Potatoes & Ham, Green Bean Casserole/Corn Casserole, Tossed Salad, 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...

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  3. This Week in Continental, May 2 – 8

    This Week in Continental, May 2 – 8

    Monday, May 2: Tuesday, May 3: 2:00 Worship Service @ the Meadows of Ottawa 9:00 Post #541 Weekly Drawing Wednesday, May 4: 11:30-1PM Free Community Lunch @ Continental UM Church Thursday, May 5: Noon National Day of Prayer @ Continental Town Hall (bring chairs) 6:00 Len Collier Band @ Continental American Legion 7:00 JH/HS Spring Band & Choir Concert –...

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  4. Free Community Meal – Wednesday, May 4

    Free Community Meal – Wednesday, May 4

    Christ United Methodists’ Free Community Lunch will be held on Wednesday, May 4, 11:30 to 1pm. The menu for May is: Scalloped Potatoes & Ham, Green Bean Casserole, Tossed Salad, 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...

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  5. A Limber Public Auction – Saturday, May 7th

    A Limber Public Auction – Saturday, May 7th

    PUBLIC AUCTION SATURDAY May 7th @10 AM Property Location: 28394 Ayersville Rd Defiance, Ohio 43512 Direction: East of Ayersville School. Watch for auction signs. GUNS: Ruger M 77 22/250 w/ Bipod / Bushnell Scope. Kahn 12 ga Shotgun. Auto 3” Chamber, Iver Johnson Champion 12 ga.SS, Mossberg # 142A 22-S-LR w/ Weaver Scope, Glenfield #60 22 cal Semi Auto w/BSA...

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  6. This Week in Continental, April 25 – May 1

    This Week in Continental, April 25 – May 1

    Monday, April 25: Tuesday, April 26: 2:00 Community Worship Service @ Meadows of Ottawa 7:00 Continental Village Council Meeting 9:00 Post #541 Weekly Drawing Wednesday, April 27: Nyle & Helen Stateler’s 70th Wedding Anniversary Thursday, April 28: 6:00 Len Collier Band @ Continental American Legion Friday, April 29: Saturday, April 30: 7:00 Steve Scott & the Scott Brothers @ Bluegrass...

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  7. 2016 Continental Community Garage Sales

    2016 Continental Community Garage Sales

    The Continental eNews is proud to once again sponsor and organize the Continental, Ohio Community Garage Sale as a way for members in and around the community to find bargains and bring revenue into the Village.  This year’s garage sales will be on Friday, May 20 and Saturday, May 21, 2016. If you would like to participate in the sales and want your sale...

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  1. Bracken & McMonigal Recognized @ DC Honors Convocation

    Bracken & McMonigal Recognized @ DC Honors Convocation

    Clay Bracken and Samantha McMonigal of Continental were recently recognized for academic achievement at the annual Defiance College Honors Convocation. Bracken received the Outstanding Senior in Business Administration – awarded to an outstanding senior in management. Clay also received Sigma Beta Delta (Business) honors. McMonigal received the David & Laura Reed Scholarship, awarded to an outstanding science student. Congratulations! Defiance College,...

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  2. Betty R. Herr, 1940 – 2016

    Betty R. Herr, 1940 – 2016

    CONTINENTAL – Betty R. Herr, 75, of Continental died at 1:50 a.m. Thursday, April 28, 2016 at Brookdale in Findlay. She was born September 1, 1940 in Continental to the late Victor and Vernece (Thomas) Geckle, Sr. On July 17, 1962 she married Arthur E. Herr, Sr. who died October 23, 1992. She is survived by three sons: Art (Alicia)...

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  3. Bluegrass Opry Barn – Saturday, April 30

    Bluegrass Opry Barn – Saturday, April 30

    Steve Scott and the Scott Brothers will take to the stage at 7pm on Saturday, April 30 at the Bluegrass Opry Barn. This is a special treat! Steve owns the Bluegrass Opry Barn and usually books the bands that performs. On Saturday, Steve and family members will put on a great show – the Scott Brothers play traditional bluegrass music...

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  4. PC Express Track Club Opportunity

    PC Express Track Club Opportunity

    The PC Express Track Club is again getting ready for another season of track competition for our area youth. Again this season we will be at the Columbus Grove Track at Clymer Stadium. The season will begin Tuesday, April 26th and with practices on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:00-7:30pm through July. The club is open to all area students ages...

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  5. Barbara Ann Gribble, 1949 – 2016

    Barbara Ann Gribble, 1949 – 2016

    Scott – Barbara Ann Gribble, 66 of Scott, died 2:40 a.m. Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Ft. Wayne, Indiana. She was born August 24, 1949 in Waynesboro, TN to Walter and June (Sabastion) Brown. Her father is deceased. Her mother, June Brown Brooks survives in Paulding. She married David Cupps who precedes. Then on April 16, 1992,...

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  6. Helen M. Scott, 1934 – 2016

    Helen M. Scott, 1934 – 2016

    CONTINENTAL – Helen M. Scott, 82, of Continental died at 12:55 p.m. Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima. She was born January 8, 1934 in Cloverdale to the late Bryan and Mary (Matson) Ladd. She had been married to Warren McCullough who is deceased. She then married Robert Scott who also is deceased. She is survived...

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  7. 4-H Bronc Busters Meet

    4-H Bronc Busters Meet

    The Bronc Busters had a meeting on April 3, 2016 at the St. John’s Catholic Church. Roll call was answered with the members saying their favorite song. Then they got the approval of minutes from last meeting and discussed the last meeting. The safety and health officer said their tip for the meeting. They discussed the old business by getting...

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  1. CHS Jr/Sr Prom Grand March

    CHS Jr/Sr Prom Grand March

    On Saturday, May 7 at 6:00pm, the public is invited to the Grand March at Continental High Schools’ Jr/Sr Prom. Before the students party the night away, the community is invited to join the celebration. Come and see all the work put into transforming the Elementary Cafeteria into a Grand Ballroom and the students donned in tuxes and evening gowns.

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  2. Pirates In Action, Week of May 2 – 7

    Pirates In Action, Week of May 2 – 7

    Normally the Sports staff at Continentalenews does not predict weather. But since Pandora Gilboa is scheduled to host the Pirates on Thursday you can count on rain. This game as been rescheduled numerous times, with rain on each of the days chosen. The highlights of this week’s schedule is the Putnam County Track meets with the Junior High being on...

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  3. Elida District Softball Draw on Sunday

    Elida District Softball Draw on Sunday

    The OHSAA Division IV Softball Elida District Draw will be held Sunday. Last year Van Buren advanced from this District, this year they are assigned to a new district. Crestview, last year’s Wapakoneta District Champion, has been added. Crestview is currently 14-2 and ranked #4 in the latest OHSSCA poll. With 5 byes to the sectional final, seeding will be...

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  4. Baseball Sectional Draw on Sunday

    Baseball Sectional Draw on Sunday

    The Ottawa–Glandorf OHSAA Division IV Baseball District draw will be held on Sunday May 1st. It will be interesting to see who is seeded first the in District as both Kalida and Arlington have identical 15-1 records and are both ranked #5 in the latest OHSBCA poll. A 13 team district has 3 byes which the 5 teams with winning...

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  5. Pirate Lunch Menu, Week of May 2 – 6

    Pirate Lunch Menu, Week of May 2 – 6

    Monday, May 2: Chicken Patty Sandwich, W/G Bun, Baked Beans, Fresh Carrots, Peach Cup, Milk Tuesday, May 3: Corn Dogs, Macaroni and Cheese, Steamed Broccoli , Fresh Carrots, Applesauce Cup, Milk Wednesday, May 4: Taco Meat, W/G Shell, Lettuce, Low Fat Cheese, Tomatoes, Corn, Grapes, Milk Thursday, May 5: Chicken Nuggets, Mashed Potatoes, Gravy, Green Beans, Pears, Milk Friday, May...

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  6. Bulldogs 6, Pirates 5

    Bulldogs 6, Pirates 5

    From the Continental Pirate Baseball Facebook page, Wednesday 4/27: Continental came “oh-so-close” tonight at Columbus Grove as the Pirates fell to the Bulldogs, 6-5. Trailing 6-3 in the 7th, Continental got four straight hits from the top of the lineup to make the score, 6-5, and put 2 runners on base. Unfortunately, 3 outs later, neither runner had crossed home plate,...

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  1. Students Witness Mock Crash @ CHS

    Students Witness Mock Crash @ CHS

    The Continental Voluteer Fire Department sponsored a Mock Crash for students on Friday, April 29, 2016. Also assisting was Kalida Heavy Rescue, Continental Police Department, Putnam County Sheriff’s Department, Putnam County EMS, Ohio State Highway Patrol, Heitmeyer Funeral Home and Life-Flight. The assembly was held in the North parking lot as Continental High School students and Kalida High School Juniors...

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  2. Cooper Farms Celebrates New Wellness Clinics

    Cooper Farms Celebrates New Wellness Clinics

    ST. HENRY/VAN WERT, OHIO—Cooper Farms celebrated their new health and wellness clinics with ribbon cutting events at both locations, St. Henry and Van Wert. The clinics, along with a third in Defiance that was previously operational, are a new team member benefit provided by the farm and food company. The clinics provide primary care services, physicals, health coaching, select lab...

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  3. High Speed Chase in Continental Today

    High Speed Chase in Continental Today

    Press Release 3/11/2016: Deputy Brent Meyers and Sgt. Mark Brecht were patrolling on State Route 613 east of the Village of Continental and observed a vehicle traveling west on State Route 613 committing a speed offense of 71 mph in a 55 mph posted zone. An attempt was made to stop the vehicle and the vehicle refused to stop, fleeing...

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  4. Lock Your Cars, Please

    Lock Your Cars, Please

    From the Editors: There have been reports of several cars in the village of Continental being broken into on the night of March 8th. PLEASE lock your vehicles and do not keep valuables or cash/coin visible in your cars – do not make your car an easy hit for a would-be thief. Be alert to the activity in your neighborhood....

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  5. Free Parenting Classes in Ottawa!

    Free Parenting Classes in Ottawa!

    If you have children ages birth to 8 and would like to come together with other parents to talk, learn and enhance the parenting skills you already have, please join us! Learn to help your child control and express their emotions, use problem solving skills, communicate better, gain friendship skills and cope with peers. Parents will learn how to motivate...

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  6. Pirates in Action, Week of February 15th

    Pirates in Action, Week of February 15th

    Tournament Time!! Varsity girls start the Tournament trail on Wednesday against Ottoville. The 8th girls defeated Fort Jennings 40-19 and move onto the 8th Grade Putnam County Tournament Championship on Saturday against Kalida. The Junior High Boys start their tournament on Saturday at Continental (7th) and Ottoville (8th). Lastly the Varsity Boys finish their regular season on the road at...

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