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Season Ticket Winner

Former Ohio State Football kicker Drew Basil sold the winning ticket in a fundraiser for his hometown alumni club. The grand prize winner drawn in the club’s annual scholarship raffle is Jen Krohn, a co-worker with Drew in Columbus. Jen wins season tickets to every 2017 home game. Congratulations, Jen! Club members donated several game…

Annual Season Ticket Raffle

There’s nothing like being there. You could be at every Ohio State home game this year. The OSU Alumni Club of Ross County is selling raffle tickets for a pair of 2017 season tickets. Odds are good. Only 350 tickets are sold and there are 6 single game runner up prizes. All proceeds go to…

Basketball’s Katie Smith to Visit Chillicothe

The fifth grader who joined the boys team before becoming the Gatorade National Player of the Year at Logan High School, Katie Smith became one of the most decorated professional basketball players in history. The basketball legend will address the OSU Alumni Club of Ross County at the groups annual dinner meeting at the Chillicothe…

Scholarship Applications Available

The Ohio State University Alumni Club of Ross County announces scholarship applications are available. The club is now accepting applications for freshman scholarships for the 2017-2018 academic year. Scholarships are available for students residing in Ross County who will be incoming freshmen at any OSU campus in the fall of 2017. Applications are due by…

Schuller Receives Pay It Forward Award

It is with great sadness the OSU Alumni Club of Ross County updates this story. Just two weeks after receiving the Pay It Forward Award, Dr. Schuller died following an extended illness. Our club members are deeply saddened and will miss his leadership and his friendship. His obituary states that memorial contributions may be made…

2016 Season Ticket Raffle Winners

Here are the ticket winners in the OSU Alumni Club of Ross County annual season ticket raffle. The club raised over $10,500 to fund scholarships for Ross County OSU students. Congratulations to the grand prize winner Tonya Miller who won a pair of tickets to every home game this season. Thank you Coffee Central for…

Summer Picnic 2016

Thank you to Greg and Sarah Williamson for hosting the 2016 Summer Picnic at their lovely historic home. 55 members and guests attended including 5 of our scholarship recipients – we’re quite proud of all of them. Raffle ticket chair Tim Corcoran made a presentation about this year’s sold out season ticket raffle and club…

Congratulations 2016 Scholars

The OSU Alumni Club of Ross County announces this year’s freshmen scholars. There are 7 Ross County graduating seniors planning to attend the Ohio State University this fall who are receiving $6000 in scholarships from the Betty & Robert Jones Scholarship Fund. The 2016 scholars are: Zach DeCamp, Unioto; Emma Downing, Chillicothe; Kayla Hopkins, Huntington;…

OSU Alumni Support Schools

The OSU Alumni Club of Ross County stays connected to local schools. Club members volunteered at science fairs featuring projects from hundreds of students at Zane Trace, Paint Valley, Southeastern, Huntington, Bishop Flaget and Circleville. This summer, club members will be judging 4-H projects in advance of the Ross County Fair at Project Judging Day…

Buckeyes Give: Month of Service

The OSU Alumni Club of Ross County joined alumni groups nationwide during April’s “Buckeyes Give: Month of Service” campaign to fight hunger and raise awareness about food security. The Ross County club provided dinner in April for the Pioneer Center’s BREATHE program supporting at-risk 8 to 24 year olds and their families.