5:30 p.m. Fireside Friday at The Inn at ONU


5:30 p.m. Fireside Friday at The Inn at ONU

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Senior Citizens plan picnic

The Ada senior Citizens annual picnic will be at noon on Wednesday, June 27, at Community Health Professionals, 1200 S. Main.


Jim Boedicker will provide the entertainment. Chicken sandwiches, drinks and table service will be provided.  Those attending may bring one or two dishes to share.


Ada area residents 55 years and over are invited to join the group for a $10 annual membership fee and participate in the twice-monthly meetings and activities.

Headed to outdoor national championships

ONU All-Amerian Emily Richards

Ohio Northern junior track All-American Emily Richards (Delaware/Hayes) is set to compete in the 2018 United States Outdoor National Track & Field Championships in Des Moines, Iowa, on Thursday, June 21.

The 9-time NCAA Division III Champion, 13-time All-American and two-time Academic All-American will be making her second appearance at the yearly American championships meet and will run the women's 800-meter run.

Richards enters the meet ranked fifth nationally and 48th in the world in the event with a season-best time of 2:00.67, which she ran at the Music City Classic in Nashville in June.

Search warrant executed at Ada residence

Discovery and seizure of components of a methamphetamine lab

An investigation into drug trafficking by the Hardin County Crime Task Force resulted in a search warrant being executed at a residence at 323 Willeke Ave. in Ada., on Tuesday.

The search resulted in the discovery and seizure of components of a methamphetamine lab and a large quantity of suspected methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia. Marijuana and prescription pills were also seized.  

A car was impounded and returned to the Sheriff’s Office for processing.  

Two adult males and one adult female were detained and later released, pending further investigation.    

Registrations remain on for BFR's July classes

Everything from T-Ball, bike camp, Camp Laffalot and even coed softball

Registration remains open for several Bluffton Family Recreation classes in July, according to Daniel Tinch, BFR executive director.

You may register online at www.bfronline.com or call BFR, 215 Snider Road, Bluffton, at 419-358-4150 to register or for more details.

T-ball is open to youth ages 5, 6 and 7. Games are played at 6 and 7 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Bluffton village park from July 10 to Aug. 9. The cost per player is $30 for BFR members and $60 for non-members. The registration includes a t-shirt.

4th Annual Patriotic Pops

Girls Day In event