WMFD TV

Search Archive WMFD.com News

www.wmfd.com - The village of Loudonville in southern Ashland County capped off its five-day bicentennial celebration with a parade which stepped off on Main Street. }}" />

   
 
 
Southern Ashland County Village Of Loudonville Fetes 200th

Story By: Larry Stine

 

 

 
 
 
   
   
  Originally Published on: 8/10/2014

The village of Loudonville in southern Ashland County capped off its five-day bicentennial celebration with a parade which stepped off on Main Street. Parade organizer Shirley Reeder says at a organizational meeting held in January, she had hoped 35 parade entries would be realized. She says she was impressed to have more than 100 parade units to celebrate Loudonville's 200th birthday. Reeder says she had tremendous cooperation from people in helping to put the parade together. Following the parade, the opening of the 1964 Sesquicentennial time capsule was held with the burying of the 200th anniversary time capsule with donated mementos. Loudonville is the first of at least three bicentennials to be celebrated in Ashland County in the near future. Celebrations are scheduled in both Ashland and Perrysville in 2015.

   
  MORE RECENT NEWS
 
Image1 Students from Sherman Elementary School's Leadership Team and residents of DaySpring Richland County Assisted Living Facility enjoyed a cookout with all the trimmings today. Full Story
Image1 Nearly 5 years after closing, Mansfield Motorsports Park will be open for business in June. Full Story
 
Image1 The security entrance at the Richland County Courthouse celebrates its one-year anniversary Friday, having proven itself an effective tool for protecting the building and its employees and visitors. Full Story
Image1 Two Mansfield residents get a rude awakening early Thursday morning, with members of a SWAT team breaking down their doors. Full Story
  MORE NEWS
 

METRICH Drug Sweep Targets 42 Suspects

Community Rallies Around Local Woman Battling Cancer

Learning Through Play at Central Elementary Safety Day

Commissioners Okay Converting Tornado Sirens To Narrow Band

The Black Cyclone returns to Richland County

Local resident launches new swap website

EEOC Mobile Outreach coming to Mansfield June 9

Richland Lithic and Lapidary Show June 6-7

Fit1 CrossFit with Roy Leedy

Public meeting will address future of Galion Depot

More News