Get ready to celebrate reading

The Ada Public Library has begun a countdown to its summer reading program kickoff on June 11. In this 2019 photo, Stephen Johnson of Ada performs at the program opening with The Lion Rampant bagpipers.

Memorial Day service to be held at Woodlawn Cemetery

The Ream-McElroy Post 9381 of the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) and Foss-Agin-Meyer Post 185 of the American Legion will co-sponsor a Memorial Day service on May 30, 2022.

Ceremonies will begin at 1:00 p.m. at Woodlawn Cemetery in Ada, 5134 State Route 235.

The program will include:

DiBiasio Athletics Complex honors ONU president and first lady

In recognition of President Dan DiBiasio and First Lady Chris Burns-DiBiasio’s 11-year tenure at Ohio Northern University, and their athletics program support, the outdoor athletic fields on the west side of campus were dedicated in their names during an April 30 ceremony.

The DiBiasio Athletics Complex supports baseball, football, lacrosse, track and field, soccer, softball and tennis.

New Stories

The following Ada residents received their Associate degrees from Rhodes State College following spring semester 2022.

Name - Honors - Degree(s)

Amber Jo Brown-  LPN to ADN Transition

Wesley David Colby - with Honors - Marketing

By Cort Reynolds

The young Ada High School varsity softball team scrapped hard but lost a tight 3-1 pitcher's duel at local rival Allen East in the Northwest Conference season finale on a warm Monday evening, May 16, at Harrod.

The Ada Public Library has started its countdown to the Summer Reading kick-off event, Saturday, June 11, 2022 from 10a.m. to 2 p.m.

The library is located at 320 N. Main St., Ada, OH 45810

Phone: 419-634-5246


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The Ada Ohio Historical Society will host My Time at the Wilson Football Factory with Jane Helser at 7 p.m. on Wednesday...

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Three Eagle Scouts pinned from Troop 124

Three scouts from Boy Scout Troop 124 earned the rank of Eagle Scout at separate Courts of Honor held this past month in Ada.

Kamron Wilkerson is the grandson of Carl and Bonnie Wilkerson. Aaron Spar is the son of Donald and Amy Spar. Dexter Woods III is the son of Dexter and Melanie Caw Woods. Scoutmaster Donald Spar and Assistant Scoutmaster Thomas Lehman presented the Eagle pins to the young men.

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