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    MACEE BEERS joins other Fayette Elementary School students for the annual Mini-Cheer performance during the half-time break at the basketball game.
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    CHILDREN at Stair District Library’s Family Story Time toss scarves into the air during an activity. The evening program provided a mix of stories, songs, dancing, crafts and snacks Monday evening. The program is offered at 5:30 p.m. every Monday for five more weeks. The program is designed for three to five year olds and their family.
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    THE INTERVIEW—Evelyn Joughin (right) records the interaction with an iPad while Jack Varga, next to her, asks questions of Morenci Elementary School principal Gail Frey. Morenci senior Sam Cool (standing) listens. Cool serves as the editor for the newspaper written by members of Mrs. Barrett’s second grade class.
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    WRITING CODE—Brock Christle (left), a Morenci fifth grade student, takes a look at the progress being made by fourth grader Anthony Lewis. Libby Rorick, a sixth grade student, is next in a line of girls trying out the coding tutorials. This year marked Morenci’s second year of participation in the Hour of Code project.
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    MORENCI’S three Skelton brothers were remembered with both tears and laughter last week during a candlelight vigil at Wakefield Park. Several people came out of the crowd to give their recollection of the boys who have now been missing for five years.
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    REMIE RYAN (left) tries to dodge the foam wand held by Hayden Bays during physical education class at Morenci Elementary School. In the background, Lauryn Dominique and Brooklyn Williams stay clear of the tag. Second grade students were working on cardiovascular health on the first day back from vacation. For the record, Safety Tag is a very difficult sport to photograph.
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    MORENCI student Dalton McCowan puts everything into a dead lift attempt Saturday morning during the Wyseguy Push/Pull event. Lifters helped raise more than $1,600 for the family of the late Devin Wyse, a former Morenci power-lifter who graduated last year. Commemorative T-shirts are still available by contacting teacher Dan Hoffman.

Wedding: Bush/Dusseau 2011.10.19

Written by David Green.

wedding.dusseauCynthia A. Dusseau and Todd B. Bush were united in marriage Sept. 3, 2011, at Toledo Botanical Gardens. John McFarland performed the ceremony.

The bride’s attendants were Rebecca Dusseau, Rebekah Collins, Eve Mehallow, Molly McDowell, Erin Davis and Tara Brenneman. Rowan Shaffer was the flower girl.

The groom’s attendants were Noel Bush II, Jim Syzmanski, Marty Russell, Brian Smith, Stephan Casto and Kasey Braun. Ethen Smith was ring bearer.

A  reception followed at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Toledo.

Cindy is the daughter of Doug and Linda Dusseau of Morenci and Peggy Palmer of Archbold, Ohio. She is a 1998 graduate of Morenci Area High School and a 2009 graduate of Owens Community College. She is employed as a registered nurse at Central Dialysis of Toledo, Ohio.

Todd is the son of Noel and Sandy Bush of Parkersburg, W. Va. He is a 1996 graduate of Parkersburg High School and a 2004 graduate of West Virginia University. He is employed as an assistant manager at Bob Evans in Defiance, Ohio.

After a honeymoon on the Florida Keys the couple has made their home in Napoleon, Ohio.

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