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  • FM FFA observes Farm Safety Week

    by - Oct 22, 2014
    PITSBURG – Several thousand dollars worth of tractors rolled into Franklin Monroe High School during Farm Safety Week—six pieces of agricultural equipment in all.  Their investment was to promote safety on the farm, both today and...
  • FM FFA members attend conference

    by - Oct 22, 2014
    PITSBURG – Franklin Monroe FFA members recently attended the 20th annual Greenhand hosted by the Versailles FFA Chapter.  The conference, designed for first year members, gave the students the opportunity to learn about the various opportunities...
  • FM parent conferences

    by - Oct 20, 2014
    PITSBURG – Franklin Monroe will hold Parent Teacher Conferences on Nov. 5 and 6 at the school. Meeting times are Nov. 5, 4:15-7:45 p.m., elementary school and 2:30-6:45 p.m. for middle/high school. Meetings will also be...
  • East student caught being good

    by - Oct 18, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Most school districts have Students of the Month – often at various grade levels, depending on the district. Requirements? Pretty much similar, with good grades as the starting point. At East School, Trevor Mardin...
  • UC students present play

    by - Oct 18, 2014
    UNION CITY, Ind. – Looking for something fun to do?  Want to support the local youth?  The student members of the RESC Jr. High Drama Club invite you to attend the upcoming production of “The Girl...
  • Arcanum plans parent conferences

    by - Oct 17, 2014
    ARCANUM – Parent-Teacher Conferences for Arcanum High School, grades 9-12, are scheduled for Nov. 6, 4-7 p.m. All parents of Arcanum High School students are invited to attend.  Call the school at 692-5174 x-1337 to schedule...
  • State Soil Judging

    by - Oct 17, 2014
    VERSAILLES – On Oct. 11, the Versailles FFA participated in the State Soil Judging Competition. Members that participated were Danielle Hesson, Kylie Lyons, Isaac Ruhenkamp, and Dean Heitkamp. The team was led by freshman Kylie Lyons...
  • SNB contributes to Green Wave cannon project

    by - Oct 16, 2014
    GREENVILLE – The Greenville Athletic Boosters’ Cannon Fundraising Project has recently received another generous donation from longtime supporter Second National Bank. The cannon is currently being built by local business, D.A. Fitzgerald Co., Inc. and is...
  • King, Maksvytis awarded FM Students of the Month

    by - Oct 16, 2014
    PITSBURG – The Franklin Monroe students of the month for September are seniors Jenna King and Martynas Maksvytis. They were chosen for their character and positive effect upon the Franklin Monroe community. Each will receive a certificate...
  • NHS holds Trick or Treat for Food

    by - Oct 16, 2014
    ARCANUM – For the third year, Arcanum High School students will be trick or treating for canned goods during the town’s Trick or Treat event on Oct. 26, 2-4 p.m.  Residents in Arcanum are encouraged to...
  • GHS gets Drive to Victory win

    by - Oct 15, 2014
    GREENVILLE – Greenville High School beat Piqua High School and earned a $300 scholarship in last week’s Goodwill Stores Drive to Victory competition.  Drive to Victory is a friendly competition each week between two local high...
  • Ansonia fruit sale

    by - Oct 15, 2014
    ANSONIA – The Ansonia FFA Chapter will begin its annual Fruit Sale Fundraiser on Oct. 16.  The sale will last until Nov. 21.  The fruit will arrive the week of Dec. 8. When the fruit is...
  • Mercer Savings gives to WOEF

    by - Oct 15, 2014
    CELINA – For over 50 years, the Western Ohio Educational Foundation (WOEF) has responded to the educational needs of residents in Auglaize, Darke, Mercer and Van Wert counties by providing the resources to allow residents access...
  • AMS students honored

    by - Oct 14, 2014
    ARCANUM – Students of the Month for September from Arcanum Middle School are (back row) Preston Fox, Brody Williams, Chase Werling, Levi Walker, (front row) Araya Musselman, Rylee Wilson, Emma Archer and Logan Garbig. The September...
  • Berning is club president

    by - Oct 14, 2014
    FINDLAY – Chelsea Berning, of Greenville, has been elected president of the Wilderness Club at The University of Findlay for the 2014-2015 academic year. There are nearly 100 active clubs, organizations, national honor societies and special...
  • 63 first responders attend FFA chapter’s safety training

    by - Oct 14, 2014
    VERSAILLES – On Sept. 27, the Versailles FFA conducted its seventh biannual safety training session for local firefighters and EMS at the Versailles Fire and EMS station. There were 63 firefighters and EMS providers in attendance....
  • Boosters host Football Drop

    by - Oct 13, 2014
    GREENVILLE – One of this year’s fundraising events for the Greenville Athletic Boosters is a Football Drop. This is a great opportunity to support our student athletes while taking a chance to win $1,000. The cost...
  • Versailles FFA plans educational event

    by - Oct 13, 2014
    VERSAILLES – Make plans to participate in Hearing Safety & Grain Rescue Educational Program on Oct. 21. The Versailles FFA invites all farmers their families and friends to the first ever Hearing Safety and Grain Bin...
  • Ohio’s FFA Greenhand Conference held in Versailles

    by - Oct 13, 2014
    VERSAILLES – For the 21st consecutive year, the Versailles FFA held its annual State FFA Greenhand Conference. The conference was held at the Versailles High School on Sept. 20 for all of the greenhands in the...
  • Chapter wins district soil judging

    by - Oct 13, 2014
    VERSAILLES – On Sept. 25 Versailles FFA students participated in the District Soil Judging contest and placed first out of over 25 teams. The eight students from Versailles who competed were Isaac Ruhenkamp, Makayla Berger, Logan...

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