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May 31, 2020

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What's a motto with Mr. Klein?

Here's a video of the 2020 Ada HS Baccalaureate service

Ada High School's 2020 Baccalaureate service was videtaped and provided to the Ada Icon to share with viewers.

The service was held virtually on May 20.  

This year’s Baccalaureate address, “What’s a Motto with Mr. Klein? Life Lessons for the Class of 2020”  was given by Josh Klein, Ada High School math teacher.  

The service included the traditional faculty, community and pastoral blessings as well as the graduate slide show. 

This event is sponsored and organized by the Ada Ministerial Association, the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, and a senior parent committee. 

Hardin County Sheriff's log May 21-22

The Hardin County Sheriff's log for Thursday and Friday, May 21-22, is attached at the bottom of this story.

The mulch you need is here

Ada Lions Club fundraiser taking orders now

Ada Lions mulch sale is happening as we speak.

Chad Hays of the club said, "We are in full swing had have had two great Saturdays so far."

Here's the complete details:
Taking orders now at 419-634-5626 and 419-302-5987.

Proceeds from the sale go to the Lions Club scholarship fund.

Mulch may be picked up on Saturdays after 8 a.m. at Bass Trucking, 0410 State Route 81, Ada. Deliveries are available on Saturdays.

Brown mulch is $30 per Bobcat scoop; black mulch is $35 per Bobcat scoop. Delivery cost is $10 per trip in Ada and $20 per trip in the surrounding area.

Ada veterans observe Memorial Day on Monday

Ceremony at Woodlawn Cemetery at 2 p.m.

The Ada community will observe Memorial Day on Monday, May 25, with a 2 p.m., abbreviated ceremony at Woodlawn Cemetery, according to Win Hauenstein of the Ada VFW.

This annual observance is co-sponsored by the Foss-Agin-Meyer Post 185 of the American Legion and Ream-McElroy Post 9381 of the Veterans of Foreign Wars.

This year’s ceremony will be abbreviated from previous years. It will include presenting of the colors and laying of wreaths at the memorial.

Ella Poling in today's Ada HS senior spotlight

In cooperation with Ada schools, the Ada Icon will post each of the Ada High School class of 2020 seniors in the spotlight. Ella Poling is today's senior in the spotlight.

More opening dates announced for Ohio

Lt. Governor Husted announced several new sector opening dates in Ohio:

Beginning Tuesday, May 26, miniature golf, batting cages, and bowling alleys may resume operations if they can meet required safety protocols. 

Beginning Tuesday, May 26, skills training for all sports, including contact sports, may resume if required safety protocols can be met. Tournaments, games, and competitions for contact sports are still prohibited.