Come visit us at one of our Roundtown UFO Society meetings on the 2nd Thursday of each month presently at the Pickaway County Public Library in Circleville starting at 6:00 pm and ending at 8:30 pm. There is usually a sign indicating where the meeting is.
Home of America's First Classic Close Encounter
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A WORD FROM OUR DIRECTOR
The Roundtown UFO Society is a non-
Some of our RUFOS members are affiliated with two nationwide UFO investigative groups; MUFON, the Mutual UFO Network, located in Morrison, Colorado; and CUFOS, the J. Allen Hynek Center for UFO Studies, located in Chicago, Illinois. Also some members belong to a state organization, which is MUFON of Ohio. These non-
After many years of investigating and researching UFOs I decided that more of the public should be
told about our results. This is for the public that is interested in this subject. I call this endeavor the
Public Awareness Program. I have accomplished this by giving talks at different organizations, writing
local newspaper articles, and now with our website. We had a quarterly newsletter that lasted for
thirteen years. With our website, www.roundtownufosociety.com, our information can be available
much sooner and will help the society accomplish much more. We plan on putting the latest UFO
information on it, which also will include past UFO sightings. History is very important to ufology.
"We will try to stick to the facts, as we know them."
WIKILEAKS REVEALS UFO DISCUSSIONS
The following is a link to Stephen Bassett's Paradigm Research Group (PRG). With his permission we are showing his list of many emails of high ranking people that he was able to obtain pertaining to the UFO Phenomenon that he has sent to the Roundtown UFO Society (RUFOS). As he says, it is of public record. He is a UFO lobbyist in Washington D.C. who has been advocating UFO disclosure for over 20 years. If you want to find out more about Mr. Bassett, just Google his name. If you have any comments just email us at [email protected]
or mail us at RUFOS ~ P.O. Office Box 52 ~ Circleville, Ohio 43113.
RUFOS Director, Pete Hartinger
The Zachary Space Story
This is a story of a policeman, who, while working up in Madison Township by Lake Erie in Ohio, was called out on a sighting on an evening in November of 1975. Spheres the size of vans, and 20 crafts as large as Walmart apparently hovering and powering up over high power electric lines. It has the classic automotive shut-
LINDA SIGMAN’S MOTHMAN / UFO ENCOUNTER VIDEO HAS BEEN COMPLETED. CLICK ON THIS LINK TO WATCH:
Linda Sigman of southern Ohio was with us March 9th at our meeting at the Pickaway County District Public Library. She shared her story of seeing UFOs that came very close to the car she and her boyfriend were in and soon after seeing what appeared very similar to Mothman flying near them. Her story dates back to the spring of 1967 and was in the time-
Pete Hartinger & Rob Mercer Provides UFO Information
for Senior Life Magazine
Pete Hartinger, Director of the Roundtown UFO Society and Rob Mercer of Miami Valley UFO Society were interviewed by Gary Crouch, feature writer for the Senior Life magazine in the January 2018 Greater Cincinnati And Northern Kentucky Edition. He and Rob Mercer contributed to the article entitled, "Seniors have sources for UFO study". It can be found here:
PETE HARTINGER, DIRECTOR OF THE ROUNDTOWN UFO SOCIETY,
HAS AN ARTICLE IN THE CIRCLEVILLE HERALD
Our thanks to the Circleville Herald who has published an article written by Director of Roundtown UFO Society, Pete Hartinger in their January 10, 2018 issue.
His article is also available to be read by accessing it on the RUFOS website on the news page entitled, "Pentagon UFO Program". To read it directly, click on the following link:
ROUNDTOWN UFO SOCIETY (RUFOS) MAKES FRONT PAGE NEWS IN THE
CIRCLEVILLE HERALD. OUR THANKS TO STEVEN COLLINS, SENIOR REPORTER & THE CIRCLEVILLE HERALD, FOR HELPING US GET THE WORD OUT TO THE PUBLIC. IT IS AN EXCELLENT ARTICLE ABOUT RUFOS AND THEIR GOAL TO INFORM THE PUBLIC.
Please note that to read the article online, folks must have a subscription to the Herald online.
The Mufon of Ohio Conference lineup of speakers at the Quality Inn Conference Center in Bellville, Ohio was quite a mix of ideas and endeavors. It was interesting to go "by the numbers" to "personal experiences", to proving crop circle history. I enjoyed this meeting of the minds and the different tangents it took us through. Hooray MUFON Ohio for this presentation...
Left to Right: Linda Costa, Cheryl Costa; (book UFO Desk Reference), William Konkolesky: (book, Experiencer), Jeff Wilson (Crop Circles-
CLICK ON THE ARROW TO THE LEFT TO BEGIN THE SLIDE SHOW.
MUFON OF OHIO CONFERENCE -
We would like to thank member Chris Frantz for sharing with the RUFOS group her overview of the 2018 MUFON Symposium.
The input of our members is one of the great things that Roundtown UFO Society has going for it and we encourage our members to let us know when they would like to speak on a subject, share experiences and give presentations.
Chris provides some good links in her (Adobe PDF) overview. I wish we had a recording of her input as she shared her document as she had some encouraging things to share at the August meeting. If there are questions about her overview, her contact info is:
Email [email protected]
CLICK ON THE IMAGE TO THE LEFT OR HERE TO OPEN THE PDF DOCUMENT.
Note: You will have to have a PDF reader to be able to read it.
MEMBER CHRIS FRANTZ SHARES OVERVIEW OF THE
MUFON 2018 SYMPOSIUM AT THE AUGUST MEETING
April 14, 2017
Attention: When there is world tension due to a possible nuclear confrontation between countries, "Look Toward The Skies!" Example -
“Until recently many of the witnesses have requested to remain anonymous. Times have changed, because many are allowing their names to be used. They are realizing that many of the public believe or know the subject of UFOs is a reality. Even now UFO witnesses from the past are willing to reveal their UFO sightings. If the trend continues you will have many more people talking about their experiences.” -
2018 MUFON Symposium DVDs are now onsale on their website -
OVER PICKAWAY COUNTY
ANOMALOUS APPEARING ORANGE-
WE ARE INVESTIGATING WHAT SOME PEOPLE ARE REFERING TO AS “JUMPING LIGHTS” AS A DESCRIPTION. REPORTS ARE STILL COMING IN AS OF 11/11/18 THANKS TO THE SCIOTO POST’S ARTICLE IN THEIR ONLINE NEWS.
IF ANYONE ELSE HAS SEEN STRANGE APPEARING LIGHTS ON OR NEAR NOVEMBER 7TH, PLEASE CONTACT PETE HARTINGER AT (740) 474-
HISTORY CHANNEL’S PROJECT BLUE BOOK SERIES BEGIN JANUARY 8, 2019
RUFOS Director Pete Hartinger was invited to be a part of a November 14th discussion panel to voice his opinion on the first screening of History Channel’s Project Blue Book series. Pete sat along with Tom Wertman, Director of MUFON Ohio and Aaron Clark of Cleveland Ufology Project in front of an audience who also watched the screening of episode one of the series.
Based on top-
This screening was the first in the nation in Rocky River, Ohio near Cleveland.
To see the video of the discussion led by WTAM 1100’s news anchor Vic Gideon, CLICK HERE.