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Sarah Poole/News From left, owners Chris Fields and Scott Fields and 4-year-old customer Chase Elliott enjoy the pumpkin patch displays at Pheasantview Family Farm LLC in Fredericktown. Elliott gives a strong “thumbs up” rating for the farm.

Thumbs up for fall, pumpkins

Autumn is Scott and Chris Fields’ favorite season. And it’s no wonder why they love the fall so much, once you visit their Annual Fall Farm Events, held every weekend in October at Pheasantview Family Farm LLC, 2510 Township Road 192, Fredericktown.

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Pam Schehl/News First-grader Emma Muka, left, and preschooler Chloe Muka use flashlights to read “Shark Detective” in a tent during Camp-Read-a-Lot, one of Wiggin Street Elementary’s Family Literacy Night activities Oct. 16.

Reading rocks at Wiggin Street

Wiggin Street Elementary School was transformed into “Camp-Read-a-Lot” on Monday evening as the school family gathered to celebrate literacy and the importance and joy of reading.

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Obituary

Marilyn J. Little

A funeral service for Marilyn J. Little, 84, of Utica, will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, Oct. 20, at Law-Baker Funeral Home, 34 N. Main St., Utica, with Pastor Dave Fowls officiating.

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Sports
Geoff Cowles/News Centerburg’s Sidney Fields lunges low for the ball during Tuesday’s Division III sectional semifinal against Africentric. The Trojans won in three sets.

Trojans unchallenged by Nubians

The Centerburg Trojans (15-8) simply got down to business, putting on a clinic of serving, passing and setting to sweep the Africentric Nubians, 25-9, 25-4, 25-14, in the Division III sectional volleyball semifinals Tuesday.

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COJFD revises expansion plans

Central Ohio Joint Fire District’s attempt to come up with an affordable plan to expand the fire station continued Tuesday, as members of the COJFD Board met with the architects working on plans.

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