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by Fly Staff posted Apr 2 2014 10:17AM
The Centerville-Washington Township Americana Festival has an annual scholarship competition for Centerville-Washington Township residents. There are three divisions, with a total of 8 scholarships to be awarded:

*Middle School: 6th, 7th, 8th grade students (3 scholarships, one winner from each grade, $600 each)
Essay topic: What individual, who was not a United States President or Founding Father, best embodies the ideas of freedom and bravery?

*High School: Graduating Seniors (3 scholarships, $1600, $1000, $800)
Essay topic: Name a time when you, or someone you personally know, acted in a way that embodied the ideas of freedom and bravery?

*College: college student who will be under 21 years of age on the 4th of July (1 scholarship, $1600)
Essay topic: Name a time when you, or someone you personally know, acted in a way that embodied the ideas of freedom and bravery?

**Joe Bowlus Community Service Award: High School and College applicants only (One Scholarship, $800)
The recipient of the Joe Bowlus Community Service Award is selected from among Essay contest applicants by a select committee appointed by the Americana Festival President. The Bowlus Community Service Award is based upon the quality and quantity of the applicant's service to his or her community. Only High School and College applicants are eligible.

Scholarship winners are based on Essay, Community Service (HS/College only), and an Interview (HS/College only)

5 p.m. Wednesday, April 9, 2014.
All application packets must be returned to The Americana Festival Scholarship Committee P.O. Box 41794, Centerville, Ohio 45441-0794, delivered to the Americana Office Second Floor,
Town Hall, 27 North Main Street, or submitted via email to americanafestival@sbcglobal.net Deliveries to the Americana office must be scheduled by calling 433-5898.

All contest forms can be downloaded at www.americanafestival.org
For a printable version of the rules please email the Americana Office at: americanafestival@sbcglobal.net

The Centerville- Washington Township Americana Festival is an annual 4th of July Celebration. More than 75,000 people attend the festival each year, with over 100 volunteers assisting in the activities. This year's 5K run, parade, festival, car show and fireworks will be held on July 4, 2014. The theme is "A Star Spangled Fourth." Celebrate our Country's independence at the annual Americana Festival in Centerville/ Washington Township, Ohio. Join us as our community celebrates with a calendar of activities for the entire family over the Fourth of July Holiday.

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by Fly Staff posted Apr 1 2014 11:33AM
It was $1.22 for a gallon of gas, $1.38 for a pound of hamburger, and $4.59 for a movie ticket. Tha movie ticket got us in to see The Fully Monty, Men In Black,a nd one of the most awarded and expensive films ever made- Titanic. It was 1997.

9 at 9: 1997

Good Riddance- Green Day

Bitch- Meredith Brooks

Tubthumping- Chumbawumba

Semi-Charmed Life- Third Eye Blind

Fly- Sugar Ray

Bitter Seet Symphony- The Verve

MmmBop- Hanson

All For You- Sister Hazel
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People : Meredith Brooks
by Fly Staff posted Mar 31 2014 11:00AM
9 at 9: Nine Songs With States In The Title

Ohio- CSN&Y

New York State Of Mind- Billy Joel

Mississippi Queen- Mountain

Kentucky Rain- Elvis

The Devil Went Down To Georgia- Charlie Daniels Band

California Girls- Beach Boys

Sweet Home Alabama- Lynyrd Skynrd

Meet Virginia- Train

Massachusetts- Bee Gees

by Fly Staff posted Mar 20 2014 11:04AM
It's the first day of Spring! FINALLY! Today we welcome the season with nine warm songs for Spring...

9 at 9 : Nine Spring Songs

Here Comes The Sun- Beatles

Beautiful Day- U2

My Girl- Temptations

Danicing In The Street- David Bowie & Mick Jagger

Pocketful of Sunshine- Natasha Beddingfield

I Can See Clearly Now- Johnny Nash

Walking On Sunshine- Katrina & The Waves

What A Wonderful World- Louis Armstrong

You Are The Sunshine Of My  Life- Stevie Wonder
by Fly Staff posted Mar 19 2014 10:28AM
Today we're getting the cold tunes out of the way to make room for Spring! Lets celebrate the last day of winter with 9 at 9!

9 at 9: Goodbye To Winter 

Cold As Ice- Foreigner

Same Ole' Lang Syne- Dan Fogelberg

Hazy Shade Of Winter- Bangles

Fire & Ice- Pat Benatar

California Dreamin'- Mamas & The Papas

Life In A Northern Town- Dream Academy

Ridin' The Strom Out- REO Speedwagon

A Long December- Counting Crows

December 1963 (Oh What A Night)- Four Seasons

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by Fly Staff posted Mar 18 2014 10:32AM
The first DVD's were released and we went to see the first ever wholly computer generated animated flim- Toy Story. We also went to see Apollo 13, Braveheart, and Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls... It was 1995.

9 at 9: Songs Form 1995

1979- Smashing Pumpkins

Name- Goo Goo Dolls

Lightning Crashes- Live

One Of Us- Joan Osborne

The World I Know- Collective Soul

Just A Girl- No Doubt

Roll To Me- Del Amitri

Hand In My Pocket- Alanis Morissette

December- Collective Soul
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by Fly Staff posted Mar 17 2014 10:30AM

9 at 9: Nine IRISH Artists

Dropkick Murphy's- I'm Shipping Off To Boston

Thin Lizzy- The Boys Are Back In Town

Th Corrs- Breathless

U2- Ordinary Love

Van Morrison- Brown Eyed Girl

Sinead O'Connor- Nothing Comapares 2 U

Cranberries- Dreams

Enya- Orinoco Flow

Flogging Molly- Requiem For A Dying Song
by Fly Staff posted Mar 12 2014 10:07AM
According to ABC's Top 10 Most Painful Jobs, dancers, nurses, construction workers, and Hollywood stuntmen take the top spots.

9 at 9: Songs That Hurt

Blister In The Sun- Violent Femmes

Blinded By The Light- Manfred Mann Earth Band

Bleeding Love- Leona Lewis

Hurts So Good- John Mellencamp

Broken Wings- Mr. Mister

Love Hurts- Nazareth

You Give Love A Bad Name- Bon Jovi

Cuts Like A Knife- Bryan Adams
by Fly Staff posted Mar 11 2014 9:59AM
We went to see movies that went on to become HUGE classics like Grease, Saturday Night Fever, Animal House, Close Encounters Of The Third Kind and The Deer Hunter. We were also watching TV show that went on to be some of the best ever including Three's Company, Charlie's Angels, and Happy Days... it was 1978.

9 at 9: Nine Songs From 1978

Hot Legs- Rod Stewart

Roll With The Changes- REO Speedwagon

Take A Chance On Me- ABBA

Movin' Out- Billy Joel

Two Tickets To Paradise- Eddie Money

Wonderful Tonight- Eric Clapton

Wheel In The Sky- Journey

My Best Friend's Girl- The Cars

Beast Of Burden- Rolling Stones
by Fly Staff posted Mar 10 2014 10:51AM
"A gentleman is simply a patient wolf." - Lana Turner

9 at 9: Nine Different Types of Men

Blue Collar Man- Styx

Superman (It's Not Easy)- Five For Fighting

Magic Man- Heart

Handy Man- James Taylor

All The Young Dudes- Mott The Hoople

Soul Man- Sam & Dave

Dirty White Boy- Foreigner

Family Man- Hall & Oats

Ramblin' Gamblin' Man- Bob Seger
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