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No one knows you like your primary care provider

Bluffton Hospital provides this feature on the importance of primary care providers (PCP). If you don't already have a PCP call the Blanchard Valley Medical Provider Physician Referral Line at 419-422.APPT (2778).

When you are not feeling well, it is important to contact your primary care provider (PCP) for guidance first.

This is the best place to receive care for common illnesses, minor injuries or routine wellness checks. Your PCP can be your partner in managing your health over a period of time, making chronic conditions less symptomatic.

ReStore receives $3,000

ReStore Community Center in Ada received $3,000 from the Hardin County United Way for meals. ReStore offers free lunches from 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday as well as a supper meal from 4 to 6 p.m. on Tuesday.
The United Way surpassed its $220,000 goal this year, raising $227,000. The industry division continued to lead the category of donors by pledging $132,000.

Quest CEO: "Projecting 9% deposit growth in 2017"

Credit union opened 5th branch last year

Matt Jennings, Quest Federal Credit Union CEO, recently updated credit union owners of progress made in 2016.

Excerpts from his message follow:

2016 was a very busy year with the construction and grand opening of our fifth branch in Upper Sandusky. We updated Quest’s mobile and web banking services, agricultural and consumer loans grew by 8.50% and our membership surpassed 13,000.

Quest finished the year with a bottom line Return On Assets of 0.76%, delinquency at 0.99% and assets of $104 million.

We are projecting 8.50% loan growth, 9.00% deposit growth and overall balance sheet growth that will take our assets to $112 million for year-end 2017.

Save $50 on 4 passenger or light weight truck tires now through March 17

Call Tommy Tires, 3032 SR 309, Ada

Tommy Tire, 3032 State Route 309, Ada, will give customers $50 off the purchase of any set of four passenger or light truck tires now through March 17, according to Tom Dotson.

Tell them you saw the offer in the Icon.

Tommy Tires
3032 SR 309

Diller's Flooring and Interior, Bluffton, has it!

If you see it on Pinterest or HTV, we have it

Did you know that if you see it on Pinterest or HGTV Diller's Flooring and Interior, 119 N. Main St., Bluffton, has it!

Dan Diller said that there's still time to get get those indoor remodeling projects done. Dillers has ceramic tile and hardwood for all indoor remodeling projects.

Hours are:
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays to Fridays
9 a.m. to noon Saturdays

Liberty National Bank Offers Welcome Home Grant

ADA, Ohio – Ronald L. Zimmerly, Jr., President and CEO of Liberty National Bank, recently announced the Bank’s participation in the Welcome Home Program, which is a grant sponsored by the Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati. The Welcome Home Program was designed to assist eligible homeowners with down payment or closing costs when purchasing or buying a home.

Farmer's breakfast

Liberty National Bank will hold a Farmers Breakfast again this year at the Plaza Inn Restaurant, Mt. Victory, on Tuesday, Feb. 28.  

This breakfast starts at 7:30 a.m. and will feature Ohio Department of Agriculture Director David Daniels who will be speaking on ‘Nutrient Management of Lake Erie.’  

Contact Liberty National Bank by Feb. 17 by calling 419-634-5015 or email HCox@myLiberty.bank to RSVP.  See the attached flyer for more information about this event.

Icon advertiser index now includes Facebook links

The Ada Icon announces a new feature for viewers and advertisers.

The Icon's Advertiser's Index now includes links to advertiser Facebook pages. The alphabetical index includes all Icon advertisers. The listing includes phone numbers and links to advertiser websites and Facebook pages.

The Icon has over 50 advertisers and the Index is a highly viewed featured. Over the past 12 months the Index received over 600 views - or nearly two each day.



El Campo restaurant owner expands with Bluffton restaurant

Campito Lindo will open this week in Bluffton

Ada's El Campo Mexican restaurant has added a second location with the opening of "Campito Lindo" at 142 N. Main St., Bluffton.

The Bluffton restaurant will open this week.

Enrique Cabrera named his new Bluffton Mexican restaurant and cantina “A Small Beautiful Town.” That translates to Spanish as “Campito Lindo.”

The Ada restaurant is now in its 10th year of operation. Both restaurants will carry the same menu.

The menu includes house specialties, lunch, desserts, appetizers, salads, children’s plates, combinations, chicken, seafood, steak, fajitas, and a bar.

Tommy Tires Sales expands with truck and tractor division

Specializing in one-half and three-quarter ton trucks; now TYM Tractor dealership

Tommy Tire Sales of Ada launched a truck and tractor sales division this month, according to Tom Dotson, owner.

The division is located in Ada, at the intersection of State Route 235 and 309.

(Website includes current inventory)

“We will offer hand-selected one-half and three-quarter ton used trucks,” he said. “Our venture into truck sales compliments our tire sales. We are a totally retail-oriented business and are ready to service local customers in each of our vehicle-related ventures.”