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From the Archives — Aug. 13, 2014
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 8:00 PM

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The village of Fort Jennings is gearing up for its community park celebration, Fort Fest, which will run Friday through Sunday and will offer many truly unique historical experiences for all that attend. Some fascinating events scheduled include: Camp of 1812/Senior Day; “Eyes of Freedom” Display; Heritage Ball; Tomahawk Throwing Contest; Fort Building Contest; and Horse-Drawn History Tours.

 

 
Eagles to host stroke, osteoporosis screening
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 8:00 PM

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DELPHOS — Residents living in and around the Delphos community can be screened to reduce their risk of having a stroke or bone fracture. Delphos Fraternal Order of Eagles 471 will host Life Line Screening on Sept. 17.

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From the Archives — Aug. 12, 2014
Monday, August 11, 2014 8:00 PM | Updated ( Tuesday, August 12, 2014 8:06 PM )

One Year Ago

While cruising the streets during Canal Days check out the Canal Days Cruise-In hosted by the Black Swamp Mustang Club from 5-9 p.m. that Saturday at the corner of Second and Canal streets. Brian Fetzer, chair for the event, said he was contacted by Event Coordinator Diane Sterling in 2012, who asked him if the Black Swamp Mustangs might be interested in taking the car show over.

 

 
ODOT: Ohio littering at all time high
Monday, August 11, 2014 8:00 PM | Updated ( Tuesday, August 12, 2014 8:02 PM )

BY STEPHANIE GROVES

DHI Media Staff Writer

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On a per-capita basis, it seems as if Americans are doing far less littering than 40 or 50 years ago. At that time, an open car window was often looked at as a kind of trash dispenser. Now, some still regard it as such but it seems the majority stow their trash while in a car and save it for the next convenient trash receptacle.

Meanwhile, people on the front lines of the litter war are struggling to come up with messages that work. Joel Hunt, a public information officer with the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT), admits that despite public relations campaigns, littering in Ohio remains at an all-time high.

 
Erhart pens book driven by threads of love
Monday, August 11, 2014 8:00 PM | Updated ( Tuesday, August 12, 2014 8:03 PM )
Peggy Erhart

BY STEPHANIE GROVES

DHI Media Staff Writer

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Author Peggy Erhart’s inspiration for “Through My Grandmother’s Eyes” began after her father Wilfred Erhart recounted stories of his parents, Mary and William Erhart, who were devout German Catholics that lived through a wide-ranging evolution of history including two world wars, Prohibition and the Great Depression.

“When you are a child and your parents tell you something, you don’t judge what they say to you,” Erhart explained further. “Then you get older and realize the stories and people are unusual.”

 

 
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