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September 23, 2020

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So, you think you know Ada?

So, you think you know Ada. Okay, where do find this image? Hint: It's a bulldog footprint. Second question: If you can name the location of the print, name the statement painted above it.

The statement reads: "Ada Pride Starts Here." You will find the image on the building behind the Ada schools.


Nothing happening in Ada in July and August? Think again, check the Ada Highlights

Anyone who thinks that nothing happens in Ada is the summer, think again. Here's a list of community events in July and August.

The Ada Icon compiles this bi-monthly calendar for the Ada Community Improvement Corp. (CIC). The CIC distributes it free by request. To receive the calendar via e-mail contact info@adaicon.com. We'll add you to the e-mail list. A printer-friendly version of this calendar is an attachment to this story.

To include an event in the September-October calendar send information by Aug. 20 to info@adaicon.com

Lincoln Highway 100th celebration

Three members of Ada's Lincoln Highway Committee, Jimmy Wilson, Angela Polachek and Deb Curlis had a table set up with some Ada memorabilia and some of the Lincoln Highway flags during the Lincoln Highway old car visit last week.

Who is this former Ada HS prom king?

By Alisa Ambrecht
Who Am I?
~I graduated from Ada in 1996 and was also the prom king for this year
~I graduated from ONU in 2000 with a major in Communications
~My favorite superhero is Batman
~I was a singer in a band for five years and I have played guitar in my current band for three years
~I have been at my current job for 18 years

Gospel sing from noon to 6 p.m. in Ada Park today

The second annual community park sing, sponsored by the Hardin County Gospel Association takes place at the Ada Park, from noon to 6 p.m., on Saturday, June 29.

Performers include:
• Rachael Taylor
• Jim Sheldon
• Cornerstone
• Jacob Reel
• The Sister's - Sandi and Kaylene,
• Donna Sue
• Chris Baldwin
• Jim Bloomfield
• One Voice
• Kent Young
• 4-4-1
and New Dawning.

Persons wanting more information may contact Dana at 419-233-4476 or Sandi at 419-302-3014.

A free-will offering will be taken and food service will be available.

Parker Dean Dearth, Mitchell Lance Dearth, Mason Frederick Dearth will be buried in Woodland Cemetery

Parker Dean, Mitchell Lance & Mason Frederick Dearth
BORN: June 25, 2013
DIED: June 25, 2013

Parker Dean, Mitchell Lance and Mason Frederick Dearth died on Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati.

They were born on Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center to Lance A. and Nichole (Trott) Dearth and they survive in Ada.