In 1902, local school superintendent A.B. Graham recruited 103 students in Clark County, Ohio, to join a Boys and Girls Agricultural Experiment Club, considered to be the birth of 4-H in the United States. In 1905, A. B. Graham traveled by train to Morrow County to start a 4-H club at the Locust Corners School house located at the corner of township roads 130 and 136.
The Happy Wanderers will be traveling to Findlay and Ada for the afternoon and evening on March 17.The Hancock Historical Museum in Findlay will be the first stop. Permanent exhibits display gas and oil booms of the 1880’s, Findlay Glass, the Civil War and World War II displays. The short term display will be “Something Old, Something New,” wedding dresses through the decades dating from 1910-1979. In addition to the unique textiles, the exhibit will tell the stor...
FFA chapters across the country celebrated National FFA week the third week of February.It was in 1928 that FFA was moved to become an organization and it was that fall at the National FFA convention held in Kansas City, that it all began. Every year since then, FFA chapters across the state and nation celebrate in many different ways.
This is a reminder and an invitation to the PERI Morrow Co. Chapter Meeting, Tuesday, March 11th, 8:00 a.m. (Please note time change from 8:30 to 8:00 am), at the Morrow Co. Hospital, lower level meeting room C (Note room change). Breakfast is $5.00 per person. Spouses are welcome. If you are able to attend, please call our President, Joe Hamilton (419-946-1417) by 4:00 p.m. Monday, March 10th to reserve your breakfast. (If you can only attend the meeting, it will begin at 8:30 a.m.) Looking ...
Grange #1815 met at Bennington Glen Care Center on Saturday February 15.Following the business meeting several patients were visited and given valentines.All other patients received the valentines on their food trays. One hundred valentines were made at the grange meeting held at the Kevin and Toni Evans home on January 4th.During the business meeting, Floyd and June Hawk were selected as candidates to attend the State Grange Convention in October. A final vot...
Pastor Richard and Aleta Jones of Salem, Ohio announce the birth of their son, Brayden William Jones, born February 13, 2014.Brayden weighed 7 lbs. 10 ozs. and has a brother, Garrett.Grandparents are Rick and LuAnn Jones of Mt. Gilead, and Stan and Herta Morgan of Mapleton Depot, PA.Great-grandparents are Richard and Mary Jones of Melbourne, FL, and the late William Buford Brown and Rosemary Brown of Mt. Gilead.
The Wayside Mt. Gilead Garden Club held their February 20 meeting at the Hospice of Morrow County.The eleven members in attendance answered roll call by naming their favorite garden art.
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