August 2015

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Senior Activity Center Schedule

The Fredericktown Senior Activity Center is located at 117 Columbus Road. Hours are Monday through Friday 8 a.m.to 4 p.m. All are welcome. Call 740-694-4140 for additional details. Week of August 31: Monday: Walking 9 a.m. Tuesday:OSHIPP 1 p.m. Wednesday: Bingo 2 p.m. Thursday: Walking,…


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ODNR Releases Second Quarter Production Numbers for Oil and Gas

During the second quarter of 2015, Ohio’s horizontal shale wells produced 5,578,255 barrels of oil (bbls) and 221,860,169 Mcf (221 billion cubic feet) of natural gas, according to figures released today by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). These numbers break all previous production…



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Freddies Show Their Stuff at the Freddie Preview

The Freddies opened their Preview with the inaugural “One Mile Fun Run” for kids in the Fourth through Sixth grades. The kids had a great time showing how well they like to run. The Fun Run will hopefully be repeated at the Denny Stevens Invitational…


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Knox County OSU Extension Calendar

Week of September 6, 2015 Monday, September 7 – OSU Extension Knox County office closed for Labor Day. Tuesday, September 8 – Ohio Certified Volunteer Naturalist class, 6-9 p.m., OSU Extension office conference room, 160 Columbus Road. Thursday, September 10 – Ohio Certified Volunteer Naturalist…


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Six chosen to captain 2015 Ohio State Buckeyes

Jacoby Boren, Taylor Decker, Braxton Miller, Joshua Perry, Tyvis Powell & J.T. Barrett named  COLUMBUS, Ohio – Six individuals have been selected by vote of their teammates to serve as captains for the 2015 Ohio State football team: senior center Jacoby Boren, senior left tackle Taylor…


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Season Slate Set for 2015-16 Buckeyes

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Thad Matta, now in his 12th season as head coach of the Ohio State men’s basketball team, announced the complete 2015-16 schedule Thursday. Matta, who set the Ohio State record for career wins late last year with a victory vs. Minnesota in Big…


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Brown Family Environmental Center Celebrating 20 years

GAMBIER — The Brown Family Environmental Center at Kenyon College is marking its 20th year of welcoming school children to try to catch frogs and visitors to enjoy trails that pass forests, a prairie and the Kokosing River. The nature preserve will hold an anniversary…


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Dr. Elder honored before Friday night football game

After the athletes warmed up and the band performed their pre-game show at the Fredericktown versus Clear Fork football game on Friday night, the attention of the crowd was brought to a familiar sideline face as he made his way onto the field.  Carrying his…


Superintendent Matt Chrispin, Elementary Principal Miguel Thompson, and long term substitute Nate Bellman grilling burgers for the K-5 students for the welcome back to school cookout. Photo by Penny Smith.

Welcome Back To School Cookout

Fredericktown students in grades kindergarten through fifth grade enjoyed a cookout lunch with grilled burgers from Dee Jay’s, corn on the cob from Dumbaugh’s, tomatoes from the Farm at Kenyon, and apples from Apple Hill Orchard this past Thursday. Superintendent Matt Chrispin, Elementary Principal Miguel…