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Pirate Presale Ticket Information – Archbold & Wayne Trace

Presale Tickets for the Boys’ Basketball game vs. Archbold on Saturday (1/28/17) Presale tickets for the Archbold game will be available in the high school office on Thursday and Friday from 7:45am-4:00pm. Presale tickets will be $6 for adults, $4 for students. All tickets the...

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Legion & Auxiliary Present Check to the CHS Band

Continental American Legion member Nick Bidlack presents a check for $1200.00 to the Continental High School Band. $950.00 of this money was raised by the students working with our Auxiliary unit for a Sunday dinner...

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  1. Coffee & Conversation – Saturday, January 28

    Coffee & Conversation – Saturday, January 28

    The monthly non-denominational Coffee & Conversation gathering will be on Saturday, January 28 at 10:00am at Bloomer’s Boutique & Coffee on North Main Street. All are welcome to join in a time of prayer, reflection, and great fellowship. The Coffee & Conversation gatherings will be monthly, on the 4th Saturday of the month at 10:00 am. Hope to see you...

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  2. Free Screenings for Infants, Toddlers & Preschoolers

    Free Screenings for Infants, Toddlers & Preschoolers

    Putnam County Help Me Grow Early Childhood Specialists will be available to screen Putnam County infants, toddlers and preschoolers free of charge. Developmental screenings that are available include hearing, vision, physical development (rolling, sitting, crawling, walking, etc.), speech and language, behavioral and play skills. The free screenings are offered to Putnam County residents monthly. Our next screening will take place...

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  3. This Week in Continental, January 23 – 29

    This Week in Continental, January 23 – 29

    Monday, January 23: 6:00 Boys Basketball @ Antwerp (rescheduled) Tuesday, January 24: 1-4pm Free Developmental Screenings @ PC Educational Service Center 7:00 Continental Village Council Meeting 9:00 Post 541 Weekly Drawing @ Continental American Legion Wednesday, January 25: 7:00 Continental Fall Festival Organizational Mtg @ Continental American Legion Thursday, January 26: 6:00 Len Collier Band @ Continental American Legion Friday,...

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  4. Thank You! From Christ United Methodist Church

    Thank You! From Christ United Methodist Church

    Christ United Methodist Church would like to thank everyone for supporting our First Wednesday Community Lunches. Through your generous support of our community meals, $2930.00 was donated to Continental’s local food pantry in 2016! We enjoy your fellowship and appreciate your support of this mission project which helps so many families in our community. We look forward to seeing everyone...

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  5. Here We Go Again!

    Here We Go Again!

    The bin clearly states “Clothes & Shoes”. No where does it say that it is a drop box for TVs, toys, microwaves, and miscellaneous junk. Just clothes and shoes. The bin is a benefit to our community – I have used it myself when I clean out closets, saving me a trip to Ottawa or Defiance. When the bin is...

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  6. Purchase Your 2017 Dog License!

    Purchase Your 2017 Dog License!

    From the Putnam County Dog Shelter Facebook page: Stop by the Putnam County Dog Shelter on Saturday January 28, 2017 from 9:00 am to Noon to purchase your 2017 Putnam County Dog License. We will be selling 1 year dog license for $14 per dog and Kennel License for $70. This is a great opportunity to purchase your dog license...

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  7. This Week in Continental, January 16 – 21

    This Week in Continental, January 16 – 21

    Monday, Jan 16: Martin Luther King Day 8:00 Legion Meeting Tuesday, Jan 17: 9:00 Post #541 Weekly Drawing Wednesday, Jan 18: Thursday, Jan 19: 6:00 Len Collier Band @ Continental American Legion 9:00 Post #541 Monthly Drawing Friday, Jan 20: Military Appreciation Night @ Fort Jennings vs Pirates Saturday, Jan 21: Sunday, Jan 22:

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  1. Bronc Busters 4-H Club News

    Bronc Busters 4-H Club News

    Bronc Busters 4-H Club held their organizational meeting on January 15, 2017. Last year’s President, Taryn Homier, called the meeting to order. Parker Wildermuth was awarded a first-place plaque for her 2016 project ‘My Collectibles’. Advisors Stacy Ruck, Chelsea Slattman, and Kelly Slattman welcomed everyone to the meeting and everyone introduced themselves. There were 24 members, 8 cloverbuds, 2 advisors,...

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  2. Pirates in Action, January 16 – 21

    Pirates in Action, January 16 – 21

    Pirate Varsity action starts late in the week but is packed with league matchups. The Varsity Girls have a pair of league games Fort Jennings on Thursday and Leipsic on Saturday, both games are at home. The Varsity boys have a pair of road games at Fort Jennings on Friday for a league game and at McComb on Saturday. If...

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  3. Delores Marie Bauer, 1930 – 2017

    Delores Marie Bauer, 1930 – 2017

    Delores Marie Bauer passed away on Saturday, January 7,2017 at Birchaven Village. Delores was born on October 22, 1930, the daughter of Janetta and Frank DeWitt. She was a 1948 graduate of Continental High School. Delores married Paul Bauer, Jr. on July 24,1950 and Paul passed away on December 17,1983. Together they had 8 children; Kathy (Ted) Mazza of Cypress,...

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  4. Don Smith Swim for DYS – February 2, 2017

    Don Smith Swim for DYS – February 2, 2017

    Dear Friends, My wife Connie and I continue to keep in regular contact with the staff at Diabetes Youth Services (DYS). Although we permanently live in Sun City Center, Florida, we will always treasure our fond memories of the children with Type 1 Diabetes and their families whose lives have been changed by their involvement with DYS. This is the...

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  5. Margaret M. “Peg” Tripp, 1933 – 2017

    Margaret M. “Peg” Tripp, 1933 – 2017

    MILLER CITY – Margaret M. “Peg” Tripp, 83, of Miller City died 8:42 p.m., Tuesday, January 3, 2017 at Blanchard Valley Regional Hospital, Findlay. She was born January 31, 1933 in Gilboa to the late Herman and Lena (McCullough) Buckland. On February 3, 1951, she married Maynard “Skip” Tripp and he died November 13, 1999. Survivors include seven children: Christine...

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  6. Ruth E. Martin, 1933 – 2016

    Ruth E. Martin, 1933 – 2016

    CLOVERDALE – Ruth E. Martin, 83, of Cloverdale died at 12:33 p.m. Thursday, December 29, 2016 at Lima Memorial Hospital. She was born November 19, 1933 in Gallipolis, OH to the late Fred and Mary Edith (Denny) Derenberger. On November 19, 1985 she married Robert Martin who survives in Cloverdale. Also surviving are three children, Lila (Butch) Pickrell of Florida,...

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  7. Christmas Memories – Early 1970’s

    Christmas Memories  – Early 1970’s

    Christmas Memories: December 26 was the big shopping day for the Etter crowd, not Black Friday. Grandma Anna Mary Etter’s Christmas was always held on Christmas Day for supper. All the aunts and uncles and cousins gathered there for a delicious potluck meal – the Shafer/Etter clan had some amazing cooks! The adults ate in the Ceramic room while all...

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  1. Pirates Tame the Panthers

    Pirates Tame the Panthers

    On Saturday, Continental Boys Varsity took 613 East across the county line to take on the McComb Panthers in non league action. Both teams came out ready to play and the first quarter ended up being a 9 all stalemate. The rest of the half belonged to the Pirates as they put in 10 more than the Panthers in the...

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  2. Pirates in Action, January 23 – 28

    Pirates in Action, January 23 – 28

    Don’t forget the Boys Varsity game against Antwerp is now being played this Monday at Antwerp. The only other Boys Varsity action is on Saturday when Archbold comes to town. Girls Varsity has action at Pandora Gilboa on Saturday and at home on Tuesday against Antwerp. Away Boys Varsity Monday, January 23 @ Antwerp 6:00 (rescheduled game) Girls Varsity Saturday,...

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  3. Military Appreciation Night @ Continental/Ft Jennings Game

    Military Appreciation Night @ Continental/Ft Jennings Game

    On Friday night the combined forces of the Continental and Fort Jennings student sections and Athletic Departments presented a moving Military Appreciation night ceremony. As part of a statewide effort, The Ohio High School Athletic Association encouraged member schools to take January 20 to hold an event to honor those who are serving and have served our nation. At the...

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  4. Musketeers 57, Lady Pirates 46

    Musketeers 57, Lady Pirates 46

    On Thursday night Continental High School played host to Fort Jennings in a Girls Putnam County League matchup. A tight first half had the Musketeers winning the first quarter by 4, 9-5. The second quarter showed the 2 teams playing even 25-21 Fort Jennings. The third quarter went the Musketeer way as they increased their lead to 9, Musketeers 42,...

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  5. Pirate Lunch Menu, January 23 – 27

    Pirate Lunch Menu, January 23 – 27

    Monday, Jan 23: Egg and Cheese, W/G Bun, Green Beans, Pickles, Pears, Choice of Milk Tuesday, Jan 24: Hamburger, W/G Bun, Peas, Pickles, Applesauce, Chocie of Milk Wednesday, Jan 25: Chicken Patty, W/G Bun, Baked Beans, Corn, Banana, Choice of Milk Thursday, Jan 26: Salisbury Steak, Mashed Potatoes, Gravy, Green Beans, W/G Dinner Roll, Pears, Choice of Milk Friday, Jan...

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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. Jane’s Crazy Spooktacular Walk

    Jane’s Crazy Spooktacular Walk

    Jane Deken celebrated life with all her heart. She took every moment and made it a great memory for those around her. Join the Deken family in remembering Jane on Sunday, October 30, 2 p.m. – 5 p.m., for “Jane’s Crazy Spooktacular Walk” at Sparling Park, on the corner of North Main and West Forrest Street in Continental, Ohio. All...

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  4. Do You Recognize This Trash?

    Do You Recognize This Trash?

    Posted on the Putnam County OH Sheriffs Office Facebook page (Sept 17): “We have a resident on Road H-24 near Dupont that has an ongoing issue with trash being dumped on his property. Here are a few pictures of some items recently left. We are asking if anyone recognizes this. If you know who may have left this, please call...

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  5. Continental Fall Fest Sept 23, 24 and 25

    Continental Fall Fest Sept 23, 24 and 25

    The Continental Fall Festival is an annual event held in downtown Continental that showcases the spirit of the entire community of Continental, Ohio. Held on Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the end of September each year, the Continental Fall Festival has games, activities and events for all ages. Since the beginning of the Fall Festival, community members have joined forces...

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  6. Grant Insurance Agency Celebrates 80 Years

    Grant Insurance Agency Celebrates 80 Years

    A local business staple of Continental is celebrating a milestone birthday in a big way!  Grant Insurance Agency, Inc. invites you to attend their Customer Appreciation Luncheon on Friday September 16, 2016 from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM as their way of saying  thank you for allowing them to serve you for the last 80 years.  In addition to hamburgers, hot dogs,...

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  7. Severe Storms Make For an Eventful Evening

    Severe Storms Make For an Eventful Evening

    Continental’s tornado siren sounded several times this evening with the band of storms that passed through just before 8:00pm. Two systems spawned tornadoes on paths from Van Wert – Cloverdale – Dupont – Continental and also Antwerp – Defiance – Napoleon, both systems originating in Indiana. Continental was unscathed but Dupont suffered storm damage and power outages – mostly large...

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