August 2016
US Flag disposal
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

The American Legion, Harold Kerr Post #173, is offering a 24 hour, seven days a week, U.S. Flag disposal drop off location for all unserviceable or fadded U.S. Flags. Please drop your flags in front of the Post Building at 120 Colton Ave. in Bellefontaine. Let the Legionaires dispose of your torn, worn or fadded flags properly and honorably.

1:00 AM - 1:00 AM

The BHS Music Boosters is sponsoring a Mum Sale in cooperation with Amherst Greenhouse now through September 1st. The cost is $8.00 per pot and you can order by calling 937-210-0994. Delivery is September 7th. All proceeds go to the BHS Music Department.

Defraff Fair 5K
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM

4th Annual De Graff Country Fair 5k Run

Saturday, Aug 27th in front of the Stage Downtown De Graff

Registration begins at 7 AM   8 AM start time

Pre-Registration Deadline: Entry Forms must be postmarked by Aug. 5th

Under age 18 must have parental release forms signed. 
Race awards immediately following race. Prizes awarded for top Male and Female overall and in each group.  All participants will be automatically entered into the general drawing for Saturday Evening’s  prizes. 

$20 Pre-Registration postmarked by Aug.5th - includes T-shirt

$15 Race day or pre-registered without T-shirt (T-shirt $10 on race day while supplies last)

Forms can be found on our Facebook page: The De Graff Country Fair or on our website under Forms & phots tab


Make check payable to De Graff Country Fair

For more information call Heather Kean @937-638-7721


Bellefontaine Moose 2563 Blood Drive
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Don't Moose around, give blood! Saturday August 27th from 8am-12pm at Bellefontaine Moose Lodge 2563, 912 S. Detroit Street. Appointments encouraged and can be made at or contact Frank stewart at 407-7224.

Turkeyfoot Benefit Crew Golf Scramble
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

The Turkeyfoot Benefit Crew will be hosting their 3rd Annual 4-Person Best Ball Scramble on Saturday, August 27th, at Prairie View Golf Course.  The shotgun start will begin at 8:00 am.  Cost is $50.00 which includes greens fee, cart, lunch and prizes.  The register a team, call Prairie View at 419-568-7888.  If you or your business is interested in sponsoring a hole or donating other prizes, contact Marcia Linch @ 937-760-5253.  Your donations are tax deductible.  All proceeds will benefit hospice facilities in the counties surrounding the Indian Lake region. 

For more information:
Marcia Linch
(937) 760-5253
Bellefontaine Football Tickets
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Bellefontaine High School has tickets available in the Athletic Office for next Friday's Football game at Sidney. The presale ticket prices are $4 for Students and Senior Citizens and $6 for Adults. The gate price for tickets at Sidney is $8 for ALL. Tickets may be picked up 8-4pm thru the week. 

Rob Hayden Memorial Ride
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM

The 20th Annual Rob Hayden memorial ride will be August 27, 2016. Sign up 9am-10:45am at the West Mansfield Conservation Club, 701 S. Main St. West Mansfield. Group start at 11am and last bike in at 5pm. $25 per person, $40 a couple includes food, t-shirts, bonfire, biker games, live band and more. 2, 3 and 4 wheels welcome!

Rummage Sale
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Vineyard Christian Fellowship church is holding a rummage sale in the gymnasium at Union Station in Bellefontaine with the proceeds going to help fund the their 2017 mission trip to the Philippines.

For more information:
Vineyard Christian Fellowship church
(937) 593-0981
Give & Take Food Pantry
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Available every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month from 10-12 noon

Bring ID for everyone in the household. 

For more information:
Stacy Carpenter
(937) 935-6788
Logan County Veteran Assistance Golf Scramble
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The 2nd Annual Golf Scramble to benefit the Logan County Veterans Assistance Fund at the Bellefontaine First Church of God will be held Saturday, August 27, at Cherokee Hills Golf Course. There will be a 1 p.m. Shotgun Start. Entry fee is $200 per team / $50 per person. Can register by calling Karen at Cherokee Hills Golf Course at 599-3221 or Susan Cronkleton at 935-0696. All proceeds will provide financial assistance to Logan County Veterans.

For more information:
Susan Cronkleton
(937) 935-0696
Golf Scramble
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Golf Scramble to benefit Logan County Veterans will be Saturday August 27, 2016 at Cherokee Hills Golf Course. 1pm shotgun start. Four person team scramble. Price per team is $200, $50 per person. Includes golf & cart. Payout for top 3 teams. To enter contact: Karen at Cherokee Hills at 937.599.3221 or Susan Cronkleton at 937.935.0696. All money raised will provide financial assistance to Logan County Veterans.

Hi Point Free Will Baptist Church Open House
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Hi-Point Free Will Baptist Church will be having their Open House on August 27th from 1 PM to 5 PM.  We are excited to share what The Lord has been doing. We will enjoy food, fellowship and live music with some great artists and musicians throughout the afternoon such as Jeremy Liles, Enabling Grace, Jones Family, and Ruth Hammond. We are in the old Moulton Gas Office building.  Our Address is 311 County Road 11, Bellefontaine, OH.  We are just a few blocks down from Easton Water. For more information, please call (937) 935-5752, email or see our Facebook page.


Gospel Music, Free Food, River Baptism
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM


Come be baptized in the river, enjoy gospel music and free food.  Anyone who wants to profess faith in Jesus and express repentance publicly through baptism is welcome to come and be baptized.  If you choose to be baptized, you won't be alone. Two confirmed participants to be baptized and several others seriously interested as of August 8. Rain or shine at main shelter and by the river.  Offered by Mt. Carmel Friends Church.  "Repent and be baptized, every one of you, in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins. And you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit. The promise is for you and your children and for all who are far off - for all whom the Lord our God will call." Acts 2:38-39 For more information contact Terry Rittenhouse at (937) 605-0368 or Pastor Jereme Proudman by phone at (937) 652-3252 or by e-mail at


For more information:
Terry Rittenhouse
(937) 605-0368
De Graff Country Fair
5:00 PM - 12:30 AM
For more information:
Staci Severt
(937) 597-8451
Lakeview Athletic Association Fall Ball
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

This league will be on Tuesday and Wednesday nights starting Tuesday September 6 from 6pm-9pm. It will run thru the 2nd week of October. Tuesdays will be practice and Wednesday is games. A draft will take place to ensure each team has a pitcher. Your child will play with the age group they will play with next year. Cost is $35 per player. Contact Terry Brentlinger at 937-441-8598 or

Rushyslvania UMC Song Fest
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

The Rushsylvania United Methodist Church will be hosting Song Fest on Saturday, August 27 starting at 6:30pm. This will be held at the shelter house next to the church. Please join us!