Anthony Wayne

AW Grads Teamed Up To Introduce Waterville To The Blues

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER | MIRROR REPORTER — When the Altered Five Blues Band, Chris Canas, Dwayne Dopsie and the Zydeco Hellraisers and the Ghost Town Blues Band take the stage for the Blues, Brews and Brats (BBB) Festival on Saturday, July 29, they’ll continue a tradition that dates back even further than the …

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Orry Farrington, Greg Miller Earn Eagle Scout Awards

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER | MIRROR REPORTER — Orry Farrington and Greg Miller have shared a lot of adventures since joining Scouts a decade ago.  For Greg, the most memorable was Sea Base High Adventure Camp. “You almost died,” laughed Orry, remembering how Greg had a series of mishaps that almost got him evacuated …

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AW Middle School Principal Says Farewell To Generals

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER | MIRROR REPORTER — Brian Bocian is saying goodbye to the Generals and hello to the Cowboys. A 14-year veteran of Anthony Wayne Local Schools – most recently as principal of Fallen Timbers Middle School – Bocian is moving to the Cincinnati suburb of Wyoming, where he will serve as …

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Waterville Cub Scout Earns Prestigious Supernova Award

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER | MIRROR REPORTER — Jordyn Scharringhausen is just 8 years old, but she’s paving the way in Cub Scouts. A member of Pack 101 in Waterville, Jordyn is the first of her peers to receive the Dr. Luis W. Alvarez Supernova Award. Named for the experimental physicist, inventor, professor and …

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Waterville Contributes $25,000 To 50th Roche De Boeuf Festival

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER | MIRROR REPORTER — With less than three months to go before the 50th annual Roche de Boeuf Festival, the Waterville Area Chamber of Commerce board members and executive director Jackie Lehman are nailing down details, recruiting volunteers and securing sponsors. During the June 26 Waterville City Council meeting, chamber …

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ODOT’s McColley Shares Updates On Area Projects

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER| MIRROR REPORTER — As a Waterville resident driving across the 3-year-old bridge into Wood County on a daily basis, Patrick McColley can appreciate the outcome of road construction projects – despite their inconvenience. As Ohio Department of Transportation District 2 deputy director, McColley oversees every aspect of the 3,800 miles …

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AW Operations Director Ready For Busy Summer

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER | MIRROR REPORTER — With students gone for the summer, the Anthony Wayne Local Schools buildings may look quiet, but don’t be fooled, said operations director Neil Raymond. “Summer and spring break is our time to get the bulk of our work done. We’ll be painting, replacing ceiling tiles and …

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