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Car show raises funds

        In spite of the hot humid weather, more than 110 owners of vintage cars participated in the Wreaths for Veterans Car Show held May 27 at Friendship Park in Lake Township.

        The event raised $1,700 for the Wreaths Across America program, reports organizer Jeff Pettit.

        Raffles, door prizes and music by Cruisin’ Zeake were part of the afternoon.



Commissioners select historical center director

        Wood County Commissioners, Doris Herringshaw, Craig LaHote, and Ted Bowlus, announced the selection of Kelli Kling as the new director of the Wood County Historical Center.

Betty Montgomery lauded

        Betty Montgomery, former Ohio Attorney General and State Auditor, is the recipient of the Ohio State Bar Association (OSBA) Women in the Profession Section’s Nettie Cronise Lutes Award.

        The award, which commemorates the first woman to practice law in Ohio, was presented to Montgomery at the OSBA Council of Delegates meeting April 27 by chair of the award committee Melissa Wilburn, and Women in the Profession Section Council member Lindsay Ford Ellis.


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