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Historical Ada

Here's the AHS pep band from 1988-89

Members of the Ada High School pep band during the 1988-89 school year. Names of members are under the photo.

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Here's the Ada High School girls' choir from the 1988-89 school year. Names are under the photo.

They created the Ada HS yearbook - 40 yearbooks ago

Here's the Ada High School yearbook statt in the 1976-77.

From from left, Beth Cheney, Doug Cotsamire, Judy Keller, Diane Klingenberger, Deb Anspach, Tracy Forsythe, April Arlington, Teri Stahl and Paula Hines.

Standing from left, Brett Vottero, Linda Bischoff, Lori Klingler, Lynne Stansloski, Lori Simmons, Kathy Boutwell, Susan Badertscher, David Woodruff and Mark Reichert.

The yearbook editor was Judy Keller. The yearbook advisor was Kathy Lindabury.

Ada Kiwanis Club - charter member photo - 1924

Here are the charter members of the Ada Kiwanis Club, taken on April 25, 1924.

First row, from left: Ed Park, Paul Abt, Godfrey Ott, Emmitt Creators, Charles Moorehead and Barton Snyder.

Second row, from left; J.B. Stambaugh, Ellsworth McCoppin, Paul Droge, Wilbur Vorhis, Harry Sousley and Dr. Thomas J. Smull.

Third row, from left: Ernest Lowman, Fred Bentley, Pearl Moore, Lauren McElroy, Wilbur Dunlap, Joseph McAlpin and J. Guy Demming.

Is your grandmother in this photo?

An Ada Business and Professionals Women's Club existed in the community in the mid-1950s. Here's a photo of the members taken for the 1953 Ada centennial booklet.

There are many familiar names here. Who do you identify?

This was the Ada school board 60 years ago

Here's the Ada Exempted Village school board from 60 school years ago. It's the 1956-57 school year. Names of the board members are on the photo.

Were you in junior high science club?

From the 1976-77 Ada school yearbook, here's the junior high science club.

Front row from left, David Johansen, Terry Stocker, Cathy Griesmer, Mr. Carpenter (advisor), Scott Woods, Betsy Gordon.

Back from left, Mike Coe, Jeff Lawrence, David Vottero, Richard Williamson and Kelly Doudna.

Very vocal Bulldog fans from 10 season ago

If you think Ada High School cheering sections are loud today, you should take a close look at this photo from the 2006-07 Ada High School yearbook.

Are you in this photo? Tell us at: info@adaicon.com

19 school years ago! Can you believe it

Update and correction!

It's not 2006-2007. More like 1997-1998, says Icon viewer Judith Lusk. She also provided everyone's name:

Students front from left, Brian Humphries, Bill Putt, Elisa Lenssen, Amy Lusk
Noah Streib, Rikki Steingass, Scott Rettig and Dustin Shook.


How's your math skills? Here's a group of Ada students in the 2006-07 school year's Math Counts team.

Students front from left, B. Humphries, B. Putt, E. Lenssen, B. Binkley and A. Lusk.

Lots of brass in this marching band - can you name the year?

It's a tough call to say this is a "historic" Ada photo, since it's only 10 years old. Even so, it's an interesting photo. Here's the Ada High School marching band during the 2006-07 school year.

If you are in this photo, tell us where you are. info@adaicon.com