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Ada Area Chamber of Commerce meet Wednesday morning

The Ada Area Chamber of Commerce will meet at 8 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 11, in the community room of Community Health Professionals, according to Deb Curlis, president.

This is a change of date for the meeting, which is usually on the third Wednesday of the month.

Marketing your product, success and failures topic of Sept. 26 workshop

Community Economic Development Center presents entrepreneur workshop on ‘Marketing your product, success and failures’

The Community Economic Development Center (CEDC) at Ohio Northern University opens its 2013-14 entrepreneurship workshop series in the Dicke Forum on Thursday, Sept. 26. The workshop will be preceded by a networking event at 5:30 p.m. The workshop will follow the networking event and conclude at 7 p.m.

The topic of the workshop will be “Marketing your product, success and failures. Making the Milestone system work” with Dennis D. Stripe. This event is free and open to the public.

Special Icon report: Donald Traxler tells about mile-high Zac Dysert

Donald Traxler attended the Denver Bronoco pre-season game against Arizona and files this report plus photos at the bottom of the story.

By Donald Traxler- Special for Ada Icon
Ada High School and Miami RedHawks Quarterback became a member of Denver Broncos 53 man roster after a solid performance in the 4th preseason game held at Sports Authority Field at Mile High in Denver, Colorado. Dysert played the entire second half as the Arizona Cardinals defeated the Broncos 32-24. The paid attendance was 75,465 with the stands clearly dominated with fans in Denver Orange.

Dysert's 94-yard drive in 6 plays

Remember Steinman Lumber Company?


Don Steinman from Arlington, found this sign in a antique store in pretty bad shape. He had a fellow restore it for him.  Don is relation to the Steinman's from the lumber company and is also the editor and president of the Eagle Creek Historical Organization clubs newsletter in Arlington. 

Steinman Lumber Company's Ada office was west of the city buildng.

Viewer comments are wecome. (Photo by Dennis Morrison)


Brad Smith winner of Icon football contest week 2

The winner of Week 2 of The Icon Football Contest is Brad Smith.  He correctly picked 14 of 15 games this week.

Police docket for August 26-September 8

August 26

  • Handled Fight Complaint on S Main St, Male arrested & Report taken for Disordolrly Conduct
Traffic stop Warning for Stop Sign
Report taken for Breaking & Entering on N Main St

  • Handled 911 Hang Up on E Montford

  • Handled Parking issue at Dobbins & Main St

  • Traffic stop Warning for Stop Sign

August 27