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Buckeye Girls delegates
 Genoa American Legion Auxiliary, Genoa Firettes and Genoa Kiwanis sponsored three girls as delegates to Buckeye Girls State, which was held June 11-17 at the University of Mount Union. They included Ellie Schwalbe and Samantha Partin, of Genoa High School and Brooke Hensley, of Oak Harbor High School.

Cross-country bike ride stops at Elmore farm

        During his third trip across the U.S., Rob Greenfield and his fellow Green Riders visited Shared Legacy Farm, owned by Kurt and Corinna Bench, near Elmore.

        The bicyclists, some from as far away as Australia, arrived at the farm on June 12 and helped harvest the crops the Bench’s grow for their Community Supported Agriculture business. In return, the Bench’s fed them dinner and breakfast and provided them with a place to sleep for the night.

Lead pastor named

 Pastor Diana Mathias has been appointed as lead pastor at Elliston Zion Methodist Church effective June 25.  Mathias is currently the Associate Pastor of The University Church in Toledo. She holds a Master’s of Divinity from the United Theological Seminary in Dayton.  Her first sermon will be at the 10:45 a.m. worship service on June 25.  On July 2 at 10 a.m., she will help lead the Community Independence Day Worship Service at Graytown Park. The community is welcome. Those attending are asked to bring place settings and a dish to share.

morning person

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