Visuals displays of Butler County sports teams and athletes dating back more than a century were put together by Sam Ashworth, of the Middletown Historical Society and Hamilton’s Heritage Hall. MIKE RUTLEDGE/STAFF
“I’ve done a lot of exhibits for Middletown, but this kind of gives me a chance to do some things for the county, and Hamilton,” he said. “I enjoy it.”
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Part I is in the street-level lobby of the city’s government building at 345 High St., with Part II on the second floor of the Heritage Hall Museum in the city’s former municipal building at 20 High St.
“We’re looking for some other places to display these now, around the county, especially the ones that deal with the county, like this one,” Ashworth said.
“I knew generally some information about some of the well-known sports figures in Butler County, but I had no idea the extent of the number of people who have really achieved some fame,” he said.