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Jaime Filzer, Cardinal Stritch High School
With a 4.34 GPA, Jaime is ranked 3rd in the Cardinal Stritch Class of 2009.  She is a member of the National Honor Society, Executive Board (treasurer) and the Quiz Bowl Team, as well as a Buckeye Girls State Delegate.  Jaime is the assistant editor for the school newspaper and volunteers as a writing lab tutor, Homecoming and Prom committees, along with helping out as an open house tour guide.  She also plays Volleyball and CYO Basketball.

The daughter of Tammy and Eric Filzer, Jaime plans on attending Bowling Green State University/Defiance College where she will major in education.

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In August, members of the Clay High School Class of 1946 got together for a reunion held at Christ Dunberger American Legion Post 537 in Oregon.

Among the attendees were Joanne Lutz Shanks, Joyce Siewert Kelly, Marilyn Phillips Brossia and Doris Phillips Hartman. The four shared a special bond, (other than the fact that Marilyn and Doris are sisters). Back in 1942, the four held the distinction of being Clay’s first majorettes.

“Three of us attended Coy School together,” Joanne Recalled. “Joyce came in the seventh grade. She belonged to a drum and bugle corps.

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It might be hard to imagine now, but members of the Genoa High School band didn’t always step with such precision and confidence.

From July 21 to Aug. 1, band members packed up their fans and water bottles and headed off to camp at Heidelberg College. After camp, band members continued to put in many long, hot hours of practice – generally at least eight hours a week, and often 10 or more to prepare for Friday-night halftime shows.

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Giving money to people along road

Do you feel compelled to give money to people holding signs along the road asking for money?
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