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Two Patriotic Pops concerts scheduled by Lima Symphony

The Lima Symphony Orchestra will present their annual Patriotic Pops concert, featuring beloved American tunes, iconic film music, and lively classical favorites, at two venues in 2024.

The LSO invite all to the brand-new Pangle Pavilion at the Greater Lima Region Park & Amphitheater on Saturday, June 29, as well as to the McIntosh Center Lawn at Ohio Northern University on Sunday, June 30.

Concert attendees are encouraged to bring chairs and blankets. These performances are free and open to the public.

This will be the Lima Symphony’s first concert at Pangle Pavilion. Organizers note, "The Symphony is thrilled to utilize this new venue in Lima, and hopeful for many future performances there."

Should there be inclement weather for the Ada event, the concert will be held at
the King Horn field house, 609 W Lincoln Ave, Ada.


Butler and Sanders receive 2024 Hardin County Sports HOF scholarships

KENTON __ Brynn Butler (Kenton High School) and Alex Sanders (USV) have been named as the 2024 Hardin County Sports Hall of Fame scholarship recipients. (Photos below.)

2024 Ada Community Pool: Frequently asked questions

The Ada Municipal Pool has provided the following information based on frequently asked questions for the 2024 season. The pool is located at Ada's War Memorial Park and opened on Saturday, May 25.

Daily Swim: 1:00-8:00 p.m.
$5 per person, free for children 3 and under

Monday-Friday from 12:00-1:00 p.m.
This is for adults who are interested in swimming for exercise. Cost: $10.00/person for a 11 session punch card or $1 per session. Pool Passes are not accepted for lap swim.

Tuesdays from 8:00-10:00 p.m.
$3 per person with no reentry. Ages 13+

Regular Season: $70 Single | $240 Family
Passes can only be purchased at the Municipal Building, 115 W. Buckeye

For updates including weather closures, visit the pool's Facebook page HERE.

77 spring athletes named to Academic All-Ohio Athletic Conference

By Tim Glon

ADA — Seventy-seven Ohio Northern student-athletes were named Academic All-Ohio Athletic Conference in the 10 spring sports for 2024.

Weather damage to Ada area barn on May 26

From Facebook

Hometown Stations meteorologist Conner Prince reported wind damage in the Ada area on Sunday, May 26. He received a photograph of damage to a barn east of Ada from Lee Savino and Don Spar.

Adventure begins at your library on June 1

The Ada Public Library, 320 N. Main, will kickoff its 2024 Summer Reading program on Saturday, June 1 with a party from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. where you'll find that “Adventure Begins at Your Library.”