Joshua Morrison/News The 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Ashland, was at the Mount Vernon Middle School Friday firing a cannon during each class period. From left, Jacob Stichert, behind the smoke, Zach Miller holds the “worm” as Jess Neuerer covers her ears. Pulling the trigger is eighth-grader Josh Frye. On the far right is David Brockway. Brockway explained the process that went into preparing a cannon for firing, the roles of each of the artillery and how to aim for distance.

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The 1st Ohio Light Artillery, Ashland, was at the Mount Vernon Middle School Friday firing a cannon during each class period. From left, Jacob Stichert, behind the smoke, Zach Miller holds the “worm” as Jess Neuerer covers her ears. Pulling the trigger is eighth-grader Josh Frye. On the far right is David Brockway. Brockway explained the process that went into preparing a cannon for firing, the roles of each of the artillery and how to aim for distance. Request this photo

 

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