5 most recent Continental, Ohio news articles:

Join Us As We Celebrate….

On Sunday, April 26, 10:30am – 12:30pm, everyone is invited to join Free Christian Church of God for the grand opening celebration of their new sanctuary. On Easter Sunday, Pastor James Fry and the congregation began their morning worship in the current sanctuary and transitioned...

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Post 541 Canteen Specials & Events, Week of April 20

Post #541 Canteen – no membership required – open to all! Breakfast, lunch, or dinner – great food among friends. Open on Sundays, noon – 8pm with a Sandwich, Salad, and Sides menu. Evening Specials:...

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  1. Join Us As We Celebrate….

    Join Us As We Celebrate….

    On Sunday, April 26, 10:30am – 12:30pm, everyone is invited to join Free Christian Church of God for the grand opening celebration of their new sanctuary. On Easter Sunday, Pastor James Fry and the congregation began their morning worship in the current sanctuary and transitioned into the much anticipated, beautiful new sanctuary for the Easter message. A groundbreaking service was...

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  2. Continental Community Garage Sales Reminder

    Continental Community Garage Sales Reminder

    The 2015 Continental Community Garage Sales event will be May 15 & 16. If you would like to participate by hosting a sale, please register your information on our home page tab. Paper flyers can be picked up at Split Ends, Okuley’s Pharmacy, R&B Meats, and Bloomers. Informational flyers are also posted at Clubhouse and Main Stop. Online registration is...

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  3. Bronc Busters News…

    Bronc Busters News…

    Due to the weather, Bronc Busters postponed their April 19 Community Service Project and moved their meeting indoors to Clubhouse Pizza where there were 9 members, 3 advisors, and 4 guests in attendance. President Taryn Homier called the meeting to order and Christian Keller led the club in the Pledges. Secretary Katie Keller read the previous meeting minutes and did...

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  4. This Week In Continental, April 20

    This Week In Continental, April 20

    Monday, April 20: 6:30 Story Time @ Continental Branch Library “Bath Time & Bubbles” Tuesday, April 21: 7:00 Continental Local Schools Board of Education Meeting in the Administrative Board Room 9:00 Post 541 Weekly Drawing Wednesday, April 22: 12:30 “Under The Sea” @ Putnam Co Education Service Center Thursday, April 23: 6:00 Len Collier Band @ Continental American Legion (free...

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  5. Continental Fall Festival 2015

    Continental Fall Festival 2015

    Continental’s Fall Festival committee has announced the schedule of events for the 2015 Fall Festival. This annual event in our community has become a “homecoming” for many as friends and family come home to visit and join in the festivities on Main Street. There is truly something for everyone at the Fall Fest – food, amusement rides, car show, games,...

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  6. Grand Opening at Free Christian Church of God

    Grand Opening at Free Christian Church of God

    On Sunday, April 26, 10:30am – 12:30pm, everyone is invited to join Free Christian Church of God for the grand opening celebration of their new sanctuary. On Easter Sunday, Pastor James Fry and the congregation began their morning worship in the old sanctuary and transitioned into the much anticipated, beautiful new sanctuary for the Easter message. A groundbreaking service was...

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  1. Reba M. Kirk, 1926 – 2015

    Reba M. Kirk, 1926 – 2015

    Continental – Reba M. Kirk, 88, of Continental died at 4:35 a.m. Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo. She was born June 28, 1926 in Virginia to the late Jim and Rebecca Laster. She is survived by her children: Sandy (Kenneth) Cluts of Paulding, Cheryl Bell of Lakeland, Florida, Bill (Cindy) Chandler of Jacksonville, Florida,...

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  2. Johnnie D. Morrison, Jr., 1934 – 2015

    Johnnie D. Morrison, Jr., 1934 – 2015

    Continental — Johnnie D. Morrison, Jr., 80, of Continental died 1:58 p.m. Monday, April 20, 2015 at Mercy Hospital, Defiance. He was born September 9, 1934 in West Virginia to the late Johnnie D. Sr. and Dorothy Ellen (Frazier) Morrison. On May 20, 1956 he married Barbara McCarty, who survives in Continental. He is also survived by his children: Jackie...

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  3. CHS Class of ’65 Reunion

    CHS Class of ’65 Reunion

    Continental High School Class of 1965 are planning their 50th Class Reunion on June 12, 2015 at the Red Pig Inn, Ottawa, OH and Linda Kaufman, 3043 Victoria Ln, Kingman, AZ 86401 needs their 50th Reunion Form completed and returned to her as soon as possible, so the information can be put in a class booklet and also given to...

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  4. Erik M. Wilt, 1990 – 2015

    Erik M. Wilt, 1990 – 2015

    Lima, Ohio — Erik M. Wilt, 24, died Tuesday, April 14, 2015, at his home in Lima, Ohio. He was born November 7, 1990, in Bluffton, Ohio, to Amy Davis and Sean Wilt. His mother Amy (John) Davis, survives in Lima, and his father Sean (Faith) Wilt, survives in Florida. Erik graduated from Penn Foster High School in 2009, after...

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  5. Virgil Frank Tenwalde, 1926 – 2015

    Virgil Frank Tenwalde, 1926 – 2015

    Ottoville — Virgil Frank Tenwalde, 88, of Ottoville died 3:50 p.m. Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at Frankfort Regional Medical Center, Frankfort, KY. He was born December 14, 1926 in Kalida to the late Frank and Clara (Siebeneck) Tenwalde. On May 8, 1948 he married Wilma Schumaker, who preceded him in death on April 13, 2010 . He is survived by...

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  6. “Under The Sea”, Come Read With Me

    “Under The Sea”, Come Read With Me

    A free program for Putnam County children birth – up to age five and their parents will be held Wednesday, April 22nd from 12:30-2:00pm at the Putnam County Educational Service Center. The afternoon of fun includes: arts and crafts, activities, snacks and books to take home. Special event at 1:00 pm story, song, and puppetry with Tucker Turtle. Please RSVP...

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  7. Emmogene M. McClure, 1922 – 2015

    Emmogene M. McClure, 1922 – 2015

    Oakwood – Emmogene M. McClure, 92 of Oakwood died 10:50 a.m. Saturday, March 28, 2015 at Hilty Memorial Home, Pandora. She was born April 13, 1922 in Cloverdale to the late William and Ruth (Stirn) Wreede. On April 13, 1942 she married Robert McClure who died August 29, 1971. Emmogene is survived by her children: Carla (Bill) Morse of McComb,...

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  8. Arthur A. Blankemeier, 1928 – 2015

    Arthur A. Blankemeier, 1928 – 2015

    OTTAWA – Arthur A. Blankemeier, 87, of Ottawa passed away at 4:25 a.m. Thursday, March 26, 2015 at The Meadows of Ottawa. He was born February 3, 1928 in Cloverdale to the late Bernard A. and Mary (Korte) Blankemeier. On November 27, 1952 he married Mary Recker who survives in Ottawa. Also surviving are 7 children: Jan (Jeff) Jones of...

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  1. Pirate Lunch Menu, Week of April 27

    Pirate Lunch Menu, Week of April 27

    Monday, April 27: Chicken Patty, W/G Bun, Baked Beans, Cucumbers, Peaches, Milk Tuesday, April 28: Corn Dogs, Macaroni and Cheese, Steamed Broccoli, Fresh Carrots, Applesauce, Milk Wednesday, April 29: Soft Tortilla, Taco Meat, Lettuce, Low Fat Cheese, Refried Beans, Tomatoes, Mandarin Oranges, Milk Thursday, April 30: Shredded Turkey Sandwich, Scalloped Potatoes, Corn, Applesauce, Milk Friday, May 1: Cheese Pizza, Celery...

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  2. Continental Jr High Tracksters Place 2nd

    Continental Jr High Tracksters Place 2nd

    Brrrrr….today’s Jr High track meet was cold, cold, cold! Ottawa Elementary, Ottawa SPPS, and Elida traveled to Continental for a Jr High quad meet. Both Continental boys and girls track teams finished the meet in second place. Unofficial results for the Girls were: Elida 106, Continental 59, Ottawa Elementary 26, and Ottawa SPPS 25. For the Boys it was: Elida...

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  3. Continental Local Schools K-12 Art Show, April 24

    Continental Local Schools K-12 Art Show, April 24

    On Friday, April 24, 4:30 – 7:00pm, Continental’s Elementary Cafeteria will be transformed into a first-class art exhibition hall as students in grades K-12 showcase their art projects. This family event (open to the public) is a great time to see/purchase the art work of our local student artists. All art students will have artwork for sale. Small frames are...

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  4. From The Vantage Point — SkillsUSA State Results

    From The Vantage Point — SkillsUSA State Results

    ​The past few weeks have been incredibly busy for Vantage students competing in SkillsUSA. A big shout out to all the competitors: Cole Ketchum (Parkway) who placed second in the CNC Turning contest, the senior Industrial Mechanics team of Nick Grote (Ottoville) and Jeremiah Dealey (Crestview) who took second place in the Mechatronics contest, and to the senior Electricity team...

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  5. Pirates End-of-the-Week Round Up

    Pirates End-of-the-Week Round Up

    Thursday Baseball Pirates 25, Rockets 2 The Pirates plated a dozen in both the first and third inning to run away with this Putnam County League against Pandora Gilboa. The Pirates pounded out 16 hits and were lead at the plate by Terry Dockery III with a pair of triples and Paige Thomas with a single. Dockery picked up the...

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  6. Pirates In Action, Week of April 20

    Pirates In Action, Week of April 20

    If you want to see Pirate action then fill up the gas tank in your Pirate mobile cause all the games this week are away. On Saturday head north 7 miles to Ayersville to see all three Varsity teams in action as both the baseball and softball teams have two games scheduled while the Diller Invitational is also going on. This week...

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  7. Pirate Lunch Menu, Week of April 20

    Pirate Lunch Menu, Week of April 20

    Monday, April 20: Hot Dog or Chili Dog , W/G Bun, Baked Beans, Corn Chips, Sherbet, Milk Tuesday, April 21: Chicken Nuggets, Au Gratin Potatoes, Green Beans, Dinner Roll, Applesauce, Milk Wednesday, April 22: Chicken Fajita, Refried Beans, Low Fat Chees, Salsa and Chips, Mandarin Oranges, Milk Thursday, April 23: BBQ Rib Sandwich, W/G Bun, Cucumbers, Baby Carrots, Ranch Cup,...

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  1. MyMeter Offers New Option For PPEC Members

    MyMeter Offers New Option For PPEC Members

    PAULDING, OH, April 16, 2015– Paulding Putnam Electric Co-op (PPEC) Members now have the option to compare their home electrical usage to renewable energy by utilizing the MyMeter™ tool on PPEC’s website. (www.PPEC.coop). PPEC has been receiving many requests for information on solar and wind generation. “This is one of the main reasons we’re making this a priority for our...

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  2. Tygre Troyer Wins State!!

    Tygre Troyer Wins State!!

    Tygre Troyer, a 6th grader at Continental Local Schools and daughter of Jeff and Annette Troyer, competed in the 2015 Ohio State Gymnastics Championships in Cincinnati this past weekend. Tygre won the state gymnastics meet in the Excel Gold level. This is a great achievement for a gymnast and indicative of the hours of practice Tygre puts into her chosen...

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  3. Saige Thomas 2014-2015 Gymnastics Highlights

    Saige Thomas 2014-2015 Gymnastics Highlights

    Saige Thomas, a freshman at Ottawa Glandorf, has a passion for gymnastics – a sport that requires hours of practice and lots of travel time to club practices and meets. Paige competes at Level 8 Gymnastics for New Heights Gymnastics in Wauseon and has been a gymnast since age 3. Since it not considered a “school” sport, few of Saige’s...

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  4. Over 500 Attend Paulding Putnam Electric Co-Op Annual Meeting

    Over 500 Attend Paulding Putnam Electric Co-Op Annual Meeting

    An announcement that distribution rates would not be changing in 2015 was one of many highlights of Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative’s Annual Meeting on Saturday. Members also heard updates on the operations of their cooperative and the results of trustee elections. Dr. John Saxton, president of the PPEC Board of Trustees, told cooperative members the board works hard to keep...

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  5. Vantage FCCLA Students Qualify for State Competition

    Vantage FCCLA Students Qualify for State Competition

    Vantage Early Childhood Education and Culinary Arts students competed in several contests during the Regional FCCLA contest and seven students earned the right to advance to the state competition. The Culinary Arts Meeting Event Set-up Team is headed to Columbus for the state competition. Team members David Fisher (Paulding) and Derek Foy (Continental) joined forces to prepare a banquet room...

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  6. Continental eNews Has a New Look!

    Continental eNews Has a New Look!

    You may have noticed the Continental eNews pages are looking different these days – Adam has been planning a “new and improved” look for quite awhile now. I’ve always gone by the “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it”. That’s not Adam’s philosophy thus the new layout. I’ve asked him to share some of the new improvements and below is...

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  7. PPEC To Host 2015 Annual Meeting

    PPEC To Host 2015 Annual Meeting

    Paulding, Ohio – Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative (PPEC) will hold its annual business meeting on Saturday, March 21st, at PPEC’s headquarters located at 401 McDonald Pike, Paulding, Ohio. The doors open at 9am with the business meeting beginning promptly at 10am. Members will be treated to a free lunch and will hear an update on the state of the Cooperative...

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