August 23, 2014

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Where will ONU finish in the OAC?

Ohio Northern Unversity Polar Bear's football team is predicted for a fourth place finish in the tough OAC in 2014. Click here for the pre-season polls.

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Waiting for take off

You know this phrase from childhood: "Here is the church, here is the steeple, open the doors and see all the people." Some day you may tell your grandchildren that you stood beside the steeple of the First United Methodist Church before it was put into place atop the church. In the meantime, the steeple sits on the ground in front of the church.

Nichelson Fire Fund established after fire destroys residences

A fire destroyed the residences of Dean and Rita Nichelson and Donna Nichelson on Aug. 4. Both dwellings and all of their contents were a total loss. 

An account has been set up at the Ada Office of the Liberty National Bank to accept financial donations for the Nichelson families for temporary housing and for the re-building and re-furnishing of their homes. 

Checks can be made payable to the Nichelson Fire Fund and dropped off or mailed to:                              Liberty National Bank,
118 South Main Street,
Ada, Ohio 45810. 

Ada community pep rally Aug. 27

The annual fall Ada community pep rally is set for 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 27, at Ada War Memorial Park. That announcement is among several concerning next week at Ada schools. The other announcements follow:

ATTENTION STUDENTS WHO DRIVE TO SCHOOL: Pick up a parking pass form for a parking tag. Forms are available in the HSO. Tags are free; a replacement tag will cost $1.

2 HR EARLY DISMSSAL: Students will be dismissed at 1:30 for Teacher-In-Service Tuesday, Aug. 26.

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High-level painting on Main Street

Some high-level painting is underway on Ada's Main Street this week. The top of the building that houses Beacon Realty,  208 N. Main St., is getting a new coat of paint. In our photo shoot, the Icon had difficulty trying to chose which view to post. 

So, in this story, we've posted four different views. We'll let the viewers decide which photo they like the best.

Grindell Masonry, Kenton, is the contractor for the job.


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