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The Campaign (R) starts Friday at Ada Theatre

The Campaign, rated R, will start Friday at the Ada Theatre, accoding to James Curlis, owner.

Show times are:
Friday and Saturday, 7 and 9 p.m.
Sunday through Thursday, 7 p.m.

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Plot Summary: When long-term congressman Cam Brady (Will Ferrell) commits a major public gaffe before an upcoming election, a pair of ultra-wealthy CEOs plot to put up a rival candidate and gain influence over their North Carolina district. Their man: naïve Marty Huggins (Zach Galifianakis), director of the local Tourism Center.

It's Bingo on Thursdays in October

Ada Bingo plays on Thursdays at the Alumni N-men’s Building in downtown Ada. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.; Bingo begins at 6:55 p.m. Ada Bingo uses new, radio-controlled electronic machines, as well as, traditional paper packages. Proceeds from Ada Bingo benefits the Ada Lion's Club and Ada Music Boosters.

Ada's Halloween schedule released

Several Halloween-related events are planned in October in Ada. In fact you can dress up three times in October.

Tuesday – Oct. 23 – Trick-or-treat on Ohio Northern University campus 5:30-7:30 p.m. Registration is at 5:30 p.m.

Thursday – Oct. 25 – Trick-or-treat night in Ada, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Monday – Oct. 29 – Ada downtown Halloween parade; during and following the parade will be pumpkin cookie decorating at ReStore.

The Expendables 2 (R) starts Friday at Ada Theatre

The Expendables 2 (R) will start at the Ada Theatre this weekend, Sept. 21, according to James Curlis, owner.


• Friday and Saturday 7 and 9 p.m.

• Saturday and Sunday Matinee  4 p.m.

• Daily 7 p.m.

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Some reminders about Ada HS homecoming

Ada High School homecoming is Oct. 6. The high school office reminds freshmen through seniors that school fees need to be paid or a partial payment made before students may purchase homecoming tickets.

In addition, Emergency Medical Formsmust be turned in before students can purchase a ticket.

For students wanting to bring a guest from outside of the Ada school or alumni to the dance, a guest request form is required. This form is available in the high school office. The deadline for turning in a guest request form is by 3:30 p.m., Friday, Sept. 28.

ONU Dance Company performs with Dayton Contemporary Dance Company


Ohio Northern University’s Freed Center for the Performing Arts presents the Dayton Contemporary Dance Company (DCDC) with the ONU Dance Company on Saturday, Sept. 29, at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 30, at 2 p.m.

Founded in 1968 by Dayton, Ohio, native Jeraldyne Blunden, DCDC is the oldest modern dance company in Ohio and one of the largest companies of its kind between Chicago and New York City. Now in its 43rd year, DCDC has won national and international acclaim and is renowned for powerful, artistic performances, a diverse repertoire of works by world-class choreographers, and excellence in educational programming.