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Volunteers sought
Clay High School Alumni and Friends Association is looking for community leaders and volunteers to help in their efforts to bring the Kelly Miller Circus to Clay High School for two shows Aug. 7.

The alumni group is seeking adult volunteers who would be interested in help plan and assist with the advance work necessary to make the shows a success. An organizational meeting for volunteers will be held June 17 at 6 p.m. in the conference room near the main entrance of Clay High School.

For more information,  email Tammy Swartz, CHAFA president at

Church celebrating 100 years
First English Lutheran Church, Gibsonburg, is celebrating 100 years of preaching the Gospel with a special worship service June 30. The church was founded June 29, 1913.

Lunch will be served following the 10 a.m. worship service. The church would especially like to hear from former members and those in nearby communities who may have some connection to the church.

Send comments or recollections to David Blausey, First English Church, 5998 CR 85, Gibsonburg, OH, 43431-9781.

Pageant contestants
Lexi Crotzer, daughter of Olivia Jakubowski, has been chosen as a state finalist in the National American Miss Ohio Pageant, which will be held June 29-30 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Columbus. 

In addition, Emily Bella, daughter of John and Ann Bella, will compete in the pageant in a competition to be held June 30-July 1.

The pageant is open to girls 4 to 19 years old. The winner will receive a $1,000 cash award, a crown and banner, and air transportation to compete in the national pageant at Disneyland in California.



Boy Scouts

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