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July 9, 2020
 

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Kenton Elks select Isaac Spar as one of the county's teens of the year

The Ada HS senior tied with Kenton's Garrett Thomas • Both receive $1,000 scholarships

Isaac Spar, an Ada High School senior, is one of two young men to receive the Kenton  Elks’ Hardin County teen of the year award (for boys).

The Ada senior tied with Garrett Thomas, a Kenton HS senior, for the award. Both students scored 400 points, which is the highest overall score possible in the scholarship competition.Both students will receive a $1,000 scholarship from the Elks.

The girl student of the year is Megan Miller from Hardin Northern. She was also named volunteer of the year. She will receive scholarship awards of $1,000 and $500 respectively.

Elizabeth McColloch in today's AHS 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. Elizabeth McColloch is today's senior in the spotlight.

Area graduates from Ohio State Lima

Several area students graduated from Ohio State University Lima this month. They include:

Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science
Ada

Sydney Hartford
Jessica Rojas Gutierrez
Forest
Savannah Kern
Harrod
Samantha Barton
Ethan Rex

Associate of Arts
Ada
Sydney Hartford
Andrew Ross
Alger
Callie Daniels

 

What's new at Vancrest?

There's a parade on Wednesday • Vancrest welcomes a new business office and HR manager • Ruby Holbrook is in the resident spotlight

Ada loves parades, and one next week will be very special.

Vancrest of Ada has a special plan to celebrate National Nursing Home Week on Wednesday. It’s arranging for a drive-through parade on Wednesday, May 13. Here’s how it will work:

• Line up at the Ada school front parking lot from 4 to 4:15 p.m.
• Parade starts through Vancrest of Ada grounds at 4:30 p.m.

Open to the public, participants are invited to decorate their vehicles, honk their horns, make signs, play music, wave and smile.

Vancrest officials ask that participants remain in your cars during the parade. A rain date of Thursday, May 14, is planned on the same time schedule.

Bel Mancuso in today's AHS 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. Bel Mancuso is today's senior in the spotlight.

McKenzie Long 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. McKenzie Long is today's senior in the spotlight.

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