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

40 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 geography.

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 Lodge

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.