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July 16, 2018

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School board member resigns, taking applications

The Ada Exempted board of education has opening for a board member due to the resignation of Ms. Nancy Wood Allison for reasons of change of residency.  Ms. Wood Allison’s resignation will be effective July 20.


The board will accept letters of interest from anyone wishing to be considered for the seat.  The term will expire on Dec. 31, 2019, at which time a two-year unexpired term will be available during the November 2019 election. That term will begin in January of 2020.  


By August 1 letters of interest, resumes and other related documents by may be directed to:


​​Ms. Gigi Fetter, Executive Assistant

School board to meet April 26

The monthly meeting of the Ada School Board will be held at 6 p.m. on Thursday, April 26 at the school.

Bruns named 2nd team All-American

Ohio Northern junior Ryan Bruns (Chickasaw/Marion Local) was named 2nd team All-America in men's basketball for 2018 in voting conducted by the National Association of Basketball Coaches and D3hoops.com.

Bruns was also named the Ohio Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Year and First Team All-Great Lakes Region this season.

He was second on the team, third in the OAC and 12th nationally in scoring at 24.0 ppg this year.

Ron Fleming honored for school service


Ron Fleming was recognized for 20 years of service to the Ada school board during the spring meeting of the Ohio School Board Association held in Spencerville. Ron is pictured here with his wife Nancy and two members of the OSBA.

Next school board meeting

The next meeting of the Ada School Board will take place at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 15, in the board room at the school. There will be a planning session in addition to the board meeting.

Ada School Board meets

Ada native Ernie Daugherty was sworn in as a new member of the Ada School board on Wednesday evening.

Certificates of appreciation were awarded to board members Ron Fleming, Nancy Wood Allison, Amy Mullins, Matt Gossman and Daugherty. Pastor Tom Dearth was honored last month for his many years of service to the board. Supt. Meri Skilliter said, “We are grateful for a dedicated, diverse group of people who make this district’s students the center of all decisions.”