Alan Hanselman Robert V Nash III Frances L Poole Minnie E Fisher Donovan M Pope Irvin E Stiens Myrtle L Lane Ralph L Davidson August J Pace Carl R Brown Phyllis J Beard Lady G-Men complete sweep of Tigers in SBAAC Nat’l Division G-Men pluck Cardinals, 6-4 Warriors climb to 4-1 in SHAC with victory over North Adams Broncos rally in 7th for 5-4 win over Batavia Blue Jays still in search of first win Annual meeting of John P. Parker Historical Society April 23 Boy Scout Eagle project underway at Ripley Library National Arbor Day event set for April 28 Higginsport enforcing speed with camera RULH Alumni dinner to be held on May 20th Joseph G Bennington Rockets fall to 4-1 in SHAC with loss to North Adams Bronco tennis team tops Bethel-Tate, 5-0 Lady G-Men rise to 7-4 with win at Goshen Lady Broncos’ big bats hammer out 11-0 win over Batavia G-Men showing improvement Keith Shouse Diane L Steele August Hensley Louise R Murrell 5th Annual Rick Eagan Memorial 5K Run/Walk coming up in May Birds of Prey Grant Days 2017 attractions John H Young II Sally A Gibson Barbara Burris Mary Ann Napier Martha L Newland Marlene Thompson Patricia A Firrell Kellie J Berry Mt. Orab, Hamersville students take part in ‘Hoops for Heart’ Eastern players take part in District 14 All-Star Games RULH Middle School bans cell phones Ripley Painters Spring Show April 7-9 Lincoln’s Generals to appear at Grant Days Eagle takes new mate Brenda R Harris Ripley Women’s Club announces “My Ohio Hero” essay winners “Chromebook for Every Student” now complete in Ripley Reception honoring Becky Cropper April 2 RULH & G’Town students make anti-drug video Rockets blast past the Blue Jays Georgetown hosts ‘season opener’ track and field invite Lady Rockets cruise to 10-0 win over Ripley Lady Warriors, Lady G-Men split games in season opener double-header Bobby A Reed Harold L Barger Ralph M Gaither Aberdeen passes resolution hoping to halt closing of DP&L coal fired power stations Aberdeen Council to go after delinquent income taxes Ripley’s Tree City, USA committee receives $3,000 grant, prepares for Arbor Day A season to remember G-Men hit the field for first baseball scrimmage Eastern’s Rigdon, Purdy earn AP SE District Div. III honors New blocking, kicking rules address risk minimization in high school football Judy A Schneider James M Darnell Lawanda R Truesdell Paul E Grisham Arrelous R Rowland Dennis E Stivers David M Daniels New 1st Stop has grand opening in Ripley Library to focus on historic floods Students perform at Farm & Family Night In it to win it! Bronco wrestlers end season on successful note Eastern’s Hopkins finishes 5th in long jump at OATCCC State Indoor Track and Field Meet SBAAC awards academic all-stars, winning teams Marvin D Atkin Beverly S Flatt Jessie M Sanders Leroy Deck Sr Jody A Towler Sherman E Young Kenneth C Burton Aberdeen welcomes new fiscal officer Fatal car crash in Adams County Ripley missons group to have fundraiser OVM recognizes retiring asst. admin. Royce K Zimmerman Lady Warriors advance to Elite 8 SBAAC awards boys basketball all-stars SBAAC girls basketball all-stars take home awards SHAC Winter Sports Awards Banquet set for March 12 Altman claims 170-pound district title Sirkka L Buller Arthur C Schneider

Grant Days 2017 attractions


Absolutely no expense has been spared to bring the world-renowned Professor Faris to the U.S. Grant Celebration in historic Georgetown this year.
Faris will astonish and baffle audiences throughout the day on Saturday, April 22nd at the U.S. Grant Homestead.
Professor Faris will perform in the main living history tent. With no elaborate apparatus, no hidden assistants, and in full view of the assembled throng, scarves will appear and disappear, coins will invisibly travel from hand to hand, playing cards will exhibit the most extraordinary behavior, and all manner of other breath-taking and mind boggling events will occur before your very eyes.
Professor Steve Faris’ performances have astounded the public on the Travel Channel, the A&E network and on many PBS stations.
He has appeared with Martin Mull, Steve Martin, Earl Scruggs, Ricky Nelson, the Ramones, and in many other venues. He is also an avid collector of vintage magician’s memorabilia and apparatus and often lectures on the history of magic for schools and historical organizations.
The U.S. Grant Celebration begins at 7:30 pm, Thursday, April 20 at the Georgetown Gaslight Theater. Dr. Curt Fields will present a one man performance of U.S. Grant’s life during the Brown County Historical Society meeting. The public is welcome, and the admission is $5.00.
There will be a reception on Friday, April 21st at 7:30 at the Georgetown Methodist Church fellowship hall for Lincoln’s Generals, a group of re-enactors portraying famous northern generals. The reception is free to the public.
The action continues on Saturday, April 22nd with a full day of events beginning at 9:00am with Ned Lodwick’s history walk.
For more information on Grant Days visit www.usgrantboyhoodhome.org or call (937) 378-3087 or (937)378-4119.

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