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December 6, 2019

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Letter: Much about our community is going well

One question I must ask, however, is "What is wrong with our school administration?"


Dear Editor and Ada Community:

Much about our community is going well, and I appreciate the hard work and dedication of our public officials and volunteers, organizations, and businesses to make Ada a great place to work and live. One question I must ask, however, is "What is wrong with our school administration?"

For someone on your gift list who enjoys fine wine

Searching for the perfect Christmas gift? Here's a suggestion from The Inn at ONU, 401 W. College Ave., Ada.

The Inn suggests purchasing as a Christmas gift admission to its 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 1 evening of wine from around the world.

Here's what the gift recipient will receive:

Join The Inn for an evening of wine from around the world, delicious food and cultural exploration at The Inn’s Around the World Wine Sampling.

Special council meeting Tuesday to financial matters

Mayor David Retterer called a special council meeting for  6:30 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 26, in Council Chambers.  The purpose of the meeting is to discuss financial matters, with possible action to follow.



Ada chamber launches the season with Merry on Main Dec. 2

Santa, live reindeer, Anna and Elsa from Frozen, activities at the Depot, live Nativity and lots more

Ada Area Chamber of Commerce is ready for the holidays. Its annual Merry on Main is from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Monday, Dec. 2, in downtown Ada. Here's the activities planned:

At the depot
• Two of Santa's live reindeer on display
• Kid's crafts provided by Ada Public Library
• Meet and take photos with Anna and Elsa, characters from the move "Frozen"
• Ada Lions, Ada Kiwanis and Ada Rotary clubs will have activities for kids

Also downtown
• Visit Santa Claus, see a live Nativity and choir singing at First United Methodist Church
• Free hot chocolate at Beatitudes

Ada All-NWC fall scholar-athletes 

Students must carry at least a 3.0 grade point average and earn a letter during grading period-season

By Cort Reynolds
ADA - Several Ada student-athletes earned All-Northwest Conference scholar-athlete honors for fall sports in 2019.

Students must carry at least a 3.0 grade point average and earn a letter during that grading period/season to be an NWC scholar-athlete. 

Gold level is for those with a 3.5-4.0 GPA, while silver is for 3.0-3.49.

Cheerleading gold - Jessica Breidenbach, Coco McLaughlin, Barrette Jones, Cami Hazelton, Meghan Erickson.
Cheerleading silver - Madison Deatharage.

Holiday Spectacular sold out at The Freed Center

Tickets still available for Dec. 6-7-8 performances at Civic Center, Lima

The Freed Center's scheduled performances of "Holiday Spectacular" are sold out.

However, tickets for the production on Dec. 6, Dec. 7 and Dec. 8 in the Lima Veterans' Memorial Civic and Convention Center are still available.

Those performances times and dates follow:
• Friday, Dec. 6, 7:30 p.m.
• Saturday, Dec. 7, 7:30 p.m.
• Saturday, Dec. 7, 2 p.m.
• Sunday, Dec. 8, 2 p.m.

The fully staged musical revue ushers in the holiday season and includes dancing and singing while showcasing the performance talents of ONU students and area children.