PHOTO Extended Village hours for pool pass sales on April 16

The Village of Ada office will be open until 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 16 for pool pass sales and photos. Additional after hours opportunities are Saturday, May 4 from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. and Tuesday, May 7 until 7:30 p.m.

Keiser Lecture to feature evolutionary biologists Peter and Rosemary Grant

2024 Keiser Lecture
7:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 17
McIntosh Ballroom at Ohio Northern University

Evolutionary biologists Peter R. Grant, professor of zoology, emeritus, and B. Rosemary Grant, senior research biologist, emeritus, both within the Princeton University’s Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, will be the featured speakers for the 2024 Terry Keiser Distinguished Lectureship in the Life Sciences. Their presentation, titled “The Nature of the Galapágos,” is free and open to the public.

The Grants are internationally acclaimed for their work with finches of the Galapágos Islands, most of it on the island of Daphne Major. Since 1973, they have spent six months of every year studying the island’s finches. Their groundbreaking work has shown that natural selection can be seen even within a few years.

Spring forage establishment

By Kyle Verhoff, Allen Gahler, Jason Hartschuh, OSU Extension-Forage Team; edited by Mark Badertscher-OSU Extension, Hardin County

As soil temperatures rise and the chances of a morning frost decline, the window to spring-establish forages is open. In the spring, the combination of weather and plenty to do make planting opportunities scarce. To take advantage of those short planting windows the following are items to consider improving chances for a successful forage establishment this spring.

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The Ada Community Improvement Corporation will hold a public meeting at noon on Wednesday, April 17 at the Depot, 9 Central Ave., Ada.

The public Is welcome to attend and may bring their lunch to the meeting.

UPDATED obituary including May 3 service information.

Judith Muriel “Judy” Mccurdy, of Ada, passed away on Sunday, April 7, 2024 at Lima Memorial Health System surrounded by her family.

Wondering about recent weather? Attatched are March 2024 National Weather Service observations at the Lima Municipal Airport.

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Wilson Football Factory groundbreaking May 16, 2023

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Bulldog softball buries Gophers

By Cort Reynolds

RIDGEWAY__The visiting Ada High School softball team defeated county foe Ridgemont handily 10-1 in a Saturday, April 13 makeup game postponed by one day due to wet fields.

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