ADA'S COMMUNITY TRICK-OR-TREAT NIGHT - THURSDAY, OCT. 30 - 5:30 TO 7:30 P.M.

        

ADA'S COMMUNITY TRICK-OR-TREAT NIGHT - THURSDAY, OCT. 30 - 5:30 TO 7:30 P.M.

        
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October 23, 2014

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All-Northwest Conference

Lindsay Walden and Melinda Woods were named first team all-Northwest Conference representing Ada HS's volleyball team this season. Five Bulldogs received NWC honors. Click for the complete list.

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Meow

Ada elementary school second grader, Aubrey Nash, took time to dress as a cat during Oct. 21 "dress in your favorite Halloween character day." The dress up day is part of Ada's Spirit Week, which leads to homecoming this weekend.

Ada Friends - mentoring between ONU students and Ada youth - have 2014-15 kickoff

Ada Friends are active this fall. 

LOTS OF PHOTOS AT BOTTOM OF STORY!

Here's a report from Austin Hilverding, ONU student and Ada Friends coordinator:

On Oct 7 we had our first event of the year, the Ada Friends Kick-off Party which was a huge success. The party saw 59 out of our 85 matches for the year and many parents attend the event, and total attendance for the event surpassed 160 people by the end of the night.

Village Voice: Ghouls, goblins and witches hit the sidewalks of Ada

The annual haunting of Ada’s Main Street and sidewalks takes place next week.

On Monday, Oct. 27, the annual Halloween parade sponsored by the Ada Kiwanis takes place. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m., in the parking lot behind the Municipal Building. The parade begins at 6 p.m. The Ada Area Chamber of Commerce and the Buy Local committee will also take part in the festivities with soup and pie cook-offs. Several area businesses will be open until 8 p.m., and horse drawn wagon rides will add to the downtown excitement.

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History lesson

Forty-five sports seasons ago the Ada High School Pep Club had its beginning.  This was a popular club for many area...

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The Icon Football Contest

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Senior members of the 2014 Ada HS homecoming court, 10-21-14

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Let's go to the movies: Marie Antoinette - the queen of disappointment

Reviewed by Torie Wright

Note: Torie Wright, Icon intern, is enrolled in a film class at Lima-OSU. Here's a movie review she wrote for the class.

  Marie Antoinette is a movie I have wanted to see since its release in 2006, but never got around to watching. Finally, eight years later, I find myself in a rut of unfulfilled expectations.

Marie Antoinette is an important historical figure, and this movie does her memory little justice. The director, Sofia Coppola, attempts to make Antoinette and her story more relatable to modern viewers, but she does not do so effectively.

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