Van Wert area residents have a new place to play tennis.
There was a dedication Saturday for the new Van Wert County Foundation Tennis Complex, located behind the Van Wert High School - Middle School Complex off State Route 118. The complex features six tennis courts.
The Van Wert Cougars Athletic Booster Club along with Van Wert County Tennis Association members, the United States Tennis Association and the Van Wert Rotary Club helped fund the complex.
The youth tennis program has grown thanks to the new facility.