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The annual Sandusky County Area College Fair will be held Oct. 6 in the Student Activities Center on the Terra Community College campus.

Representatives from more than 70 colleges and universities will be on hand from 6:30 to 8 p.m. to answer questions about majors, athletics, student activities, financial aid, housing, costs and career opportunities.

In addition to the college and university representatives, there will also be a financial aid information session at 6 p.m. in Building B, Room 101. Campus maps are available online at www.terra.edu. For more information, call 419-559-2349.

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Two new members will be inducted in the Clay High School Hall of Fame at the annual Groove in the Grove, which will be held Sept. 27 from 6 p.m. to midnight at Oak Shade Grove in Oregon.

Inductees include Dr. William Frederick, engineer, and Dr. Robert E. Culver, a veteran and a physician.

• Dr. William Frederick graduated from Clay High School in 1954. He went on to earn a bachelor of science degree in engineering physics from The University of Toledo in 1958, a master of physics from the University of Dayton in 1968, a masters of management from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1980 and a Ph.D. in material science from the University of Cincinnati in 1973.

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Kenya Middlebrooks, a 2008 senior at Waite High School, was selected to attend the 6th Annual National Council for Community and Education Partnerships (NCCEP) Booz Allen Hamilton Youth Leadership Summit held in Washington, D.C. July 19-23.

Middlebrooks was one of only 33 students selected nationally to be a first-time attendee at the summit.  All participants were students from schools served by Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate programs (GEAR UP), a federal program designed to increase the number of low-income youth who are prepared to enter and succeed in postsecondary education.  Students are selected in a competitive application process based on their academic achievement, leadership experience, essay and letters of recommendation.

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