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Marcia Jess and Kathy Booher, extension educators with Ohio State University Extension, Ottawa County were honored recently at the Joint Council of Extension Professional’s Galaxy III Conference. The theme, “Celebrating the Extension System: Strengths, Diversity and Unique Qualities,” was carried out during the four-day conference in Indianapolis.

Jess, County Extension Educator, Family & Consumer Sciences, received the Continued Excellence Award from the National Extension Association for Family and Consumer Sciences. Booher, educator in 4-H Youth Development, received the Distinguished Service Award from the National Association of Extension 4-H Agents, the highest award presented by the  NAE4-HA.

25th anniversary
Pastor David Stogsdill will be celebrating 25 years in the Ministry this Sunday, Nov. 23 at 10:30 a.m. at Grace Bible Baptist Church, located at Union at Grove in Walbridge. 

The celebration will include an All-Day Service with a Meal at noon. Pastor Tommy Hensley, of Kentucky, will be preaching.
Contact the church at 419-661-5058 for more information.


water crisis

Are you prepared for another water crisis this summer if there is an algae bloom that shuts down the water supply?
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