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5th annual old car cruise-in June 22 at Richland Manor

Richland Manor's fifth annual Friday Night Cruise-In is Friday, June 22, from 4 to 7 p.m., according to Barry Schneck.

The event includes food, entertainment and door prizes.

"Please bring a non-perishable food item as a donation to our yearly independence from Hunger food drive. The proceeds will go to local food banks," said Schneck.

The cruise-in includes dozens of antique and muscle vehicles. Richland Manor is at 7400 Swaney Road, Bluffton. For more details, contact Schneck at 419-643-3161.

Still time for high school students to register for summer camp courses

There is still time for high school students to register for many of the outstanding summer camp courses provided through Ohio Northern University's Summer Academic and Honors Institute (SAHI). 

With sessions running June 17-22 and June 24-29, there is sure to be the perfect course for any intellectually curious high school student who wants to do something this summer.

Explore forensic science, physics, chemistry, entrepreneurship, statistics, herbal medicine, mock trial, young women's leadership, and art and design in the week-long camps.

Ada youth show their bike riding skills at rodeo

How's your bike riding skills? Can you ride in a circle without crossing the line? Can you ride as slow as you can in a straight line without going too far to the left or right? How do you function on the obstacle course?

Those questions sound easy, but just try them. Lots of Ada's youth tried and succeeded during Saturday's bicycle rodeo. The event, held behind the police station was sponsored by the Ada Police, fire and rescue.

Here are some views of young Ada bikes.

Jump in the water's – wet: Here's what you need to know about the Ada Pool

The Ada Swimming Pool is open for the 2012 season. Here's everything you need to know about the pool:

Daily Admission

All - $3.00
Ages 3 and under - FREE
Senior Citizens - $1.50 Tuesdays & Thursdays
Midnight Swims - $3.00 Tuesdays & Fridays (8:00pm til Midnight)
Adult Lap Swim - $1.00 Daily 12:00 noon to 1:00 pm
Farmers & Merchant Picnic Day - $1.00 August 11, 2012
Rental Prices

Hourly Rental (Includes Lifeguards) $150.00
All rentals are to be before or after the pool opens or closes.

For more information call 419-634-2049

Pool Pass Prices

Jean Fultz had worked for Wilson Sporting Goods for 34 years

Jean C. Fultz

Sunday, June 3, 2012
2:00 PM until 6:00 PM
Hanson-Neely Funeral Home

Monday, June 4, 2012
11:00 AM
Hanson-Neely Funeral Home

Jean C. Fultz, age 93, Friday, June 01, 2012 at 3:00 PM at Kenton Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Kenton, Ohio.

She was born March 3, 1919 in McGuffey, Ohio to Lawrence and Virginia (Dunson) Shrider and both are deceased. She married Vernon Fultz on September 18, 1937 and he died May 28, 1993.

Smith 10th in 1,500 meter event

CLAREMONT, Calif. — Ohio Northern senior Dan Smith finished 10th in the 1,500-meter run on the final day of the NCAA III Men's Outdoor Track & Field Championships Saturday afternoon at Burns Field on the campus of Claremont-Mudd-Scripps colleges.

Smith finished a slow race in 3:58.29, missing All-America honors by just .48 of a second.

He qualified for the finals with a 3:52.87 in the prelims on Thursday, which was the ninth-fastest prelim time.

His NCAA qualifying effort of 3:50.00 was the fifth fastest time in the nation this season.