Archives for July 2014

Fair Board Overcomes Rain

  Rain, flooding creates problems at old and new fairgrounds... ... Continue

“Kids Day” Planned Again

  For the sixth straight year, “Kid’s Day” offered at the fair... Continue

Concessions Ready To Go

  Fair Concession Manager Scott Stallman on the offerings... Continue

Passes Now Being Sold

  Various fair passes for seating, parking, etc. on sale... Continue

Morehouse, McLoughlin Get First Wins At Hilltop This Season

By Jessica Mardis July 27, 2014   With many other local tracks being forced to cancel due to the unfavorable weather, the Hill welcomed a number of new comers to the track for fan appreciation night, with 107 drivers in the pits.   First to roll onto the track was the modified division with an 18-car field. Picking up fast Continue

NAPA WCS Program Rained Out

Orrville, Ohio Saturday, July 26, 2014 By Mike Swanger   Just past 5 pm, a heavy downpour accompanied by lightning and thunder hit the NAPA Wayne County Speedway and left the grounds soaked and forced Jason and Kristin Flory to call off the races on Saturday night.   The scheduled BOSS Wingless Sprints program is rescheduled Continue

Pomerene Takes Over Kinetics

Effective August 1, 2014, Pomerene Hospital will become the new manager of Kinetics, Fitness for Life (Kinetics). Pomerene and all of those involved believe this is a great opportunity to continue to focus on improving the health and wellness of the Holmes County population.   Since the passage of the Affordable Care Act in March 2010, Continue

4-H Award Winners Named

State Fair delegates, King & Queen candidates, other awards... Awards | King & Queen Photos | Life Skills Photos Continue

NAPA WCS Program Washed Out

Orrville Ohio Saturday, July 19, 2014 By Mike Swanger ] Rain that started shortly after midnight Saturday morning and hung around with pesky showers into the early afternoon and with the forecast for more rain into the late afternoon, early Saturday evening hours, NAPA Wayne County Speedway cancelled the racing for the evening. It was the Continue

Miller Wins IAC Championship

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Emerging from a highly competitive field of 74 contestants, Jason L Miller CAI, of Quaker City, Ohio, was crowned winner of the men's National Auctioneers Association 27th International Auctioneer Championship, which took place Friday at the Galt House Hotel in Louisville.   Miller received a $5,000 cash award, trophy Continue