100 years ago – Frank B Willis, Ohio’s Governor, spoke at the Ohio Northern University Library
50 years ago – Roy Marty, Charles Baker and Von Spellman enjoyed pancakes at the Kiwanis Club Pancake Day
years ago - Sung Hee Kim and John Saltzman, third graders at Ada, are
pictured with the school’s Bicentennial Bulletin Board. The display
coordinated by Mrs Emily Harris and Mrs Ruth Parshall, turns the
alphabet into a chronicle of significant events of American history and
30 years ago - Athletic Boosters President Steve Simon
and Vice-President Jay Epley oversaw the installation of the rubber
flooring in the weight room at Ada High School by teacher Randy Kinsey.
The Boosters Club donated the commercial flooring, which is similar to
that used in colleges and athletic clubs.
20 years ago – Ada
Police Officer David Holbrook, named Hardin County Law Enforcement
Officer of the Year, attended a recognition banquet at the Kenton Elks
10 years ago – The Ada Bulldogs beat Spencerville to claim
NWC basketball title. Senior Chris Singleton fired 26 of his 31 in a
final, furious, 12-minute span that will go down as one of the hottest
and most important shooting streaks in Ada hoop history.