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Kalida 60, Lady Pirates 29

The last regular season game for the Lady Pirates saw the Pirates host county rival Kalida. In a game that saw the middle quarters being fairly even was decided in the first and fourth quarter. Kalida opened up a 16 point advantage after 1 20-4....

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American Legion Post 541 Activities and Events:

Post 541 Events & Canteen Specials, Week of Feb 8

Upcoming Events: Saturday, February 27th – Great 1st District Euchre Tournament (Members only)- Registration at 11am, play starts at noon, $10 per team or $5 individual. Sunday, February 28th – 2nd Annual Mother/Daughter Purse Bingo....

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  1. Public Auction: Over 200 Guns & Gun Related Items

    Public Auction:  Over 200 Guns & Gun Related Items

    PUBLIC AUCTION SUNDAY FEBRUARY 28th @1 PM Auction Location: 28394 Ayersville Rd Defiance, Ohio 43512 Directions: East of Ayersville School. Watch for auction signs. Over 200 GUNS & Gun Related Items: Hand Guns, Long Guns Antique Guns. AUCTIONEER’S NOTE: A $10 fee for a FFL background check will be done on all guns. Doors open at 11AM day of auction. Visit...

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  2. This Week in Continental, Week of February 8th

    This Week in Continental, Week of February 8th

    Monday, February 8: Continental Local Schools on a 2-hour delay Community Recycling on East Rice Street, Monday thru Friday 6:30 Story Time @ Continental Branch Library Tuesday, February 9: 6:00 All A’s Recognition @ Varsity Girls Basketball Game 7:00 Continental Village Council Meeting 7:00 Legion Auxiliary Meeting 9:00 Post 541 Weekly Drawing Wednesday, February 10: Ash Wednesday 7:45pm Ash Wednesday...

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  3. The Ladies Are Cooking on Sunday!!

    The Ladies Are Cooking on Sunday!!

    On Sunday, February 7, Post 541 Legion Auxiliary will be offering their “First-Sunday-of-the-Month lunch. On the menu is: Cubed Steak, Peas, Mashed Potatoes & Gravy, Roll and Pie. Serving begins at 10:30; cost is $8. All proceeds benefit the many veteran and active duty programs supported by the Auxiliary.

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  4. Community Recycling Available, February 8-12

    Community Recycling Available, February 8-12

    Bins will be available for recycling in Continental from Monday, February 8 until noon on Friday, February 12. 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, March 14 until noon on Friday, March...

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  5. Free Community Meal @ Christ UM Church, Feb 3rd

    Free Community Meal @ Christ UM Church, Feb 3rd

    Christ United Methodists’ Free Community Lunch will be held on Wednesday, February 3, 11:30 to 1pm. The menu for February is: Assorted Soups, Chicken Sandwiches, Hot Dogs, 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 next...

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  6. Public Auction – Guns & Gun Related Items

    Public Auction – Guns & Gun Related Items

    PUBLIC AUCTION SUNDAY FEBRUARY 28th @1 PM Auction Location: 28394 Ayersville Rd Defiance, Ohio 43512 Directions: East of Ayersville School. Watch for auction signs. Over 200 GUNS & Gun Related Items: Hand Guns, Long Guns Antique Guns. AUCTIONEER’S NOTE: A fee for a FFL background check will be done on all guns. Doors open at 11AM day of auction. Watch...

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  7. Continental Community Events, Week of February 1

    Continental Community Events, Week of February 1

    Monday, February 1: Pre-registration begins for Early Discovery Preschool, call 419-523-5951 6:30 Story Time @ Continental Branch Library 7:00 Sons of American Legion Monthly Meeting Tuesday, February 2: Groundhog Day! 9:00 Post 541 Weekly Drawing Wednesday, February 3: 11:30 Free Community Meal @ Christ UM Church Thursday, February 4: 6:00 Len Collier Band @ Continental American Legion Friday, February 5:...

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  1. Defiance College Fall Semester 2015 Honors, Dean’s List Announced

    Defiance College Fall Semester 2015 Honors, Dean’s List Announced

    DEFIANCE, Ohio – Each semester Defiance College recognizes students who have attained an outstanding level of academic excellence by naming them to either the Dean’s list or the school honors list. The Honors List is for students achieving a grade point average of 3.5 or higher and enrolled in 6-11 semester hours for which letter grades are given. Students who...

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  2. William F. Cavin, 1940 – 2016

    William F. Cavin, 1940 – 2016

    Oakwood – William F. Cavin, 75, of Oakwood and formerly of Pineville, KY died 12:30 a.m. Thursday, February 11, 2016 at Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice.  He was born November 27, 1940 in Pineville, KY to the late Wilburn and Maudie (Valentine) Cavin.  On August 25, 1962 he married Katherine Brock, who survives in Oakwood. Also surviving are his children:  Marilyn...

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  3. Thank You for The Card Shower!

    Thank You for The Card Shower!

    From Leah Ries – I just want to thank all the people who took the time to send me a card on my 95th birthday. I don’t think I can say strongly enough how much joy I received from those cards. It made the days preceding my birthday like Christmas morning as I went to the mail box to see...

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  4. Chance Meeting With 1962 CHS Alum in St. Croix

    Chance Meeting With 1962 CHS Alum in St. Croix

    What started out as “how firm thy friendship..OHIO” quickly changed to “Oh CHS forever”. Who would have thought that that one would meet another Continental High School graduate on the Caribbean Island of St. Croix. It is indeed a small world not only at Disney but on this Island. Reporter Mike Jones was on a Caribbean cruise with his daughter...

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  5. John “J.J.” Oard, 1967-2016

    John “J.J.” Oard, 1967-2016

    Bucyrus – John “J.J.” Oard, 48, formerly of Continental died 7:00 p.m. Thursday, February 4, 2016 at his residence. He was born July 27, 1967 in Lima to Christopher Allen and Violet (Vallance) Oard. His father is deceased and mother lives in Continental. Also surviving are three sisters: Mary (Mark) Seibert of Continental, Sharon Baldazo of Ft. Jennings, Nancy (Robert)...

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  6. Demetrius A.B. Meeks, 2015 – 2016

    Demetrius A.B. Meeks, 2015 – 2016

    Oakwood-Demetrius A.B. Meeks, 7 weeks of age, passed away 4:51 p.m. Saturday, January 30, 2016 at St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima. He was born December 12, 2015 in Van Wert to Joshua and Courtney (Bartley) Meeks, who survive in Ft. Jennings. Also surviving are three brothers: Dante and Trenton Meeks, Tristen Draper; a sister: Aleah Drake; paternal grandparents: Jim and...

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  7. Kenneth H. Schulte, 1927 – 2016

    Kenneth H. Schulte, 1927 – 2016

    Continental – Kenneth H. Schulte, 89, of Continental died 2:20 p.m. Sunday, January 31, 2016 at his residence. He was born January 4, 1927 in Putnam County to the late George and Mary Ann (Quinn) Schulte. On June 21, 1950, he married Mildred Schroeder who survives in Continental. Kenneth is also survived by two children: Maryanne (Tim) Bowerman of Gomer...

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  1. Kalida 60, Lady Pirates 29

    Kalida 60, Lady Pirates 29

    The last regular season game for the Lady Pirates saw the Pirates host county rival Kalida. In a game that saw the middle quarters being fairly even was decided in the first and fourth quarter. Kalida opened up a 16 point advantage after 1 20-4. An even second quarter saw the Wildcats having a 28-12 advantage after 2. The Pirates...

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  2. OHSAA Division IV Elida District

    OHSAA Division IV Elida District

    The first task at the Elida District District drawing was to avoid #1 seed and #1 state ranked Lincolnview (19-1). After Lincolnview took a bye to the sectional final #12 seed Pandora Gilboa (5-13) and #13 seed Cory Rawson (3-15) were left having to play in the sectional final that takes on Lincolnview. In the other half of the Van...

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  3. Pirate Lunch Menu, Week of February 18th

    Pirate Lunch Menu, Week of February 18th

    Monday, February 15: No School – Presidents Day Tuesday, February 16: Chicken Nuggets, Au Gratin Potatoes, Green Beans, W/G Dinner Roll, Sherbet, Choice of Millk Wednesday, February 17: Chicken Fajita, Refried Beans, Low Fat Cheese, Salsa and Chips, Mandarin Oranges, Choice of Milk Thursday, February 18: BBQ Chicken Sandwich, W/G Bun, Fresh Carrots, Ranch Cup, Pineapple, Choice of Milk Friday,...

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  4. Lady Pirates 44, Pilots 74

    Lady Pirates 44, Pilots 74

    On Tuesday evening the Lady Pirates hosted the Ayersville Pilots in a nonleague matchup. The Pirates battled close the first half. The Pilots opened up by winning the first quarter 17-11. The Pirates battled back by taking the second quarter 11-10 for a Pilot 27-22 advantage at half. The second half was all Ayersville as they outscored the Pirates 27-10...

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  5. Vantage Career Center February Board Meeting

    Vantage Career Center February Board Meeting

    The Vantage Board of Education held the February Board meeting on Thursday, February 4, 2016 in the District Conference room. The minutes from the January 14, 2016 regular board meeting were approved along with financial statements for the month of December, 2015. Superintendent Staci Kaufman introduced guests and reminded the Board there would be a demonstration of new equipment by...

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  6. 650 Sophomores Visit Vantage

    650 Sophomores Visit Vantage

    Vantage Carpentry senior, Christian Prowant (Continental) shows Continental 10th grader Laiken Bates some commonly-used carpentry techniques during Sophomore Visit Day. –Six hundred and fifty sophomores came to Vantage on Wednesday, Feb. 3, for “Sophomore Visitation Day”. Each sophomore had the opportunity to investigate and explore two different career technical programs of interest to them. During each one-hour visit, there were...

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  7. Jr High Pirates Tournament Schedule

    Jr High Pirates Tournament Schedule

    7th Grade Girls (all games at Fort Jennings) Continental vs Miller City Feb 13 11:30 am Winner plays winner of Kalida Ottawa SPPS Feb 18 6:30 pm Championship game on Feb 20 10 am Other side of bracket teams (Ottoville, Ottawa Public, Fort Jennings) 8th Grade Girls (all games at St Mike’s Kalida) Continental vs Fort Jennings Feb 13 10...

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  1. Weather Alert From PCOPS…

    Weather Alert From PCOPS…

    FROM THE PUTNAM COUNTY OFFICE OF PUBLIC SAFETY Facebook page (6pm on 12/27/15): Monday will be windy with a wintry mix of rain, sleet, and freezing rain for most areas. Precipitation will move in from south to north, starting between 6-9AM EST. Roads north of US 24 will be icy, so expect travel to be hazardous for both the morning...

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  2. Flash Flood Watch Through Monday Evening – Putnam Co OH

    Flash Flood Watch Through Monday Evening –  Putnam Co OH

    Posted on the Putnam County Office of Public Safety Facebook page: FLASH FLOOD WATCH is in effect from 6pm EST Saturday 5pm until 6pm EST Monday (12/28)… Flash flood watch in effect from Saturday evening through Monday afternoon. **Flash flood watch for portions of northern Indiana and northwest Ohio…Allen OH…Defiance…Fulton OH…Henry…Paulding…Putnam…Van Wert…Williams. Periods of heavy rainfall are expected to produce...

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  3. Matson Family Chiropractic Plans Grand Opening

    Matson Family Chiropractic Plans Grand Opening

    Matson Family Chiropractic, located at 411 Hakes St, Oakwood will be holding its Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting on Saturday January 9th from 1:30 pm- 3:30 pm. Dr. Danielle Matson has taken over Family Chiropractic center upon the retirement of Dr John Saxton. New and existing patients can make appointments beginning January 4th, 2016 at 8 am. Please join Dr...

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  4. No Rate Increase for Paulding Putnam Electric in 2016

    No Rate Increase for Paulding Putnam Electric in 2016

    Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative (PPEC) is pleased to announce there will be no general rate increase in 2016. In fact, the 2016 operating expenses are projected to be slightly less than the year-end 2015 projected operating expenses. Every year, the PPEC accounting staff prepares a detailed budget for the cooperative. In reviewing all costs, we ask ourselves a simple question:...

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  5. You’re Invited to Jane’s Crazy Christmas Community Walk, Dec 19

    You’re Invited to Jane’s Crazy Christmas Community Walk, Dec 19

    Jane Deken celebrated Christmas as she did life – she went all in with her heart and soul. Join the Deken family in remembering Jane on December 19, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m., at “Jane’s Crazy Christmas Community Walk” at Sparling Park, on the corner of North Main and West Forrest Street in Continental, Ohio. All proceeds will benefit the American Diabetes...

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  6. Cooper Farms, Legislators Donate to Ohio Foodbanks

    Cooper Farms, Legislators Donate to Ohio Foodbanks

    Cooper Farms, Legislators Present Over 5,000 LB. Meat Donation to Ohio Association of Foodbanks: FORT RECOVERY, OHIO—Cooper Farms celebrated the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday Friday as they hosted legislators from Ohio and Indiana. Gary Cooper shared updates about the growth of the poultry and pork farm with the legislators and took them on a tour of turkey farms. Following the tours...

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  7. Post 541 Canteen Specials & Events, Week of Nov 2

    Post 541 Canteen Specials & Events, Week of Nov 2

    “…Sometimes you want to go where everybody knows your name….” Visit the canteen for a local dining experience – say hi to your neighbor, look at the posted flyers for local events, and get Continental’s version of good fast-food! Dine-in or carry-out, no membership is required. Take the night off and let someone else do the cooking! Monday, Nov 2...

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