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Increase in respiratory viruses

The Kenton-Hardin Health Department is advising residents that espiratory viruses are hitting communities hard.

While many people are experiencing mild cold-like illness, an increasing number of young children are requiring medical care from primary care offices, urgent cares, and children’s hospitals.

The attached guide reviews symptoms, protecting yourself from viruses and when you should seek care.

Ag Hall of Fame to induct new members

Ada's Bill Griffith among five inductees

HARDIN COUNTY–The Hardin County Agriculture Hall of Fame has announced the 2022 honorees to be inducted at the nineteenth annual Agriculture Hall of Fame recognition banquet. The 2022 inductees include: Gerald E. Althauser, J. Roger Crates, William Griffith, Dr. William Martin Miller, and Thomas E. Wilcox, Sr. The banquet will be held beginning at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, December 6 at St. John's Evangelical Church on East Carrol Street in Kenton.

A slice while they waited

Ohio Northern students competing in the Polar Innovation Exchange elevator pitch competition await results in the James F. Dicke College of Business Administration building. Sixty-six teams competed, according to Kevin Ernst, assistant professor of business management and director of entrepreneurship at ONU. The top three judged team received cash awards.

Ada Board of Education meets Nov. 17 at 6 p.m.

The Ada Schools Board of Education will hold its regular November meeting at 6:00 p.m. on November 17, 2022 in the board room, 725 West North Avenue.

Delayed Artemis I takes flight

Remember our excitement about NASA's Artemis I project and the involvement of ONU Engineering graduates? The September launch was scrapped due to Hurricane Ian.

On November 16 the Moon-orbiting program had a successful launch of the first spaceflight in NASA's Artemis program. It is the first integrated flight test of the Orion spacecraft and Space Launch System.

Ada-Liberty Fire Department to hold “Fill the Boot” collection

The Ada-Liberty Fire Department has announced the 3rd annual Fill the Boot for Christmas Drive in a post on Facebook.

Fire fighters will be at Main Street and Lincoln Avenue on Friday November 18 from 3:00-5:00 p.m.