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Sep 14, 2017 12:00 AM

Annual Carroll County Picnic in the Park to be at Malvern Park

The fifth annual Carroll County Picnic in The Park is set for Sept. 14, 10:30 a.m. at Malvern Village Park. This event is for all Carroll County residents age 55 and over. There will be bingo, music by "Spikeman," lunch and prizes.

Sep 14, 2017 12:00 AM

St. Paul to host free food giveaway

Every month Minerva Community Outreach at St. Paul's buys and distributes food to local residents. Its volunteer staff will be distributing the food items free of charge to low income households in the Minerva, Brown Local and United School Districts.

Sep 7, 2017 12:00 AM

Scarecrows to arrive on Square Sept. 30

Area businesses and organizations are invited to construct scarecrows for the 14th annual Scarecrows on the Square on Saturday, Sept. 30. Carrollton's Square will come alive with "crows" starting Sept. 30 and will remain on display until Oct. 22.

Sep 7, 2017 12:00 AM

Twigg Winery to host workshop and vineyard tour

Carroll SWCD, NRCS, and OSU Extension will be hosting a Backyard Homesteading Workshop on Sept. 14, at Twigg Winery in Mechanicstown. Topics will include a vineyard and orchard tour, making apple cider, and growing pumpkins to sell. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. with a potluck dinner.

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Sep 7, 2017 12:00 AM

Benefit dinner set for Sept. 9

There will be a benefit spaghetti dinner for Billie Jo Curry on Saturday, Sept. 9, 4-7 p.m. at the West Community Center. Dinner includes spaghetti, salad, dessert and a beverage. Cost is Adults $8, Kids 10 and under $5. Carry-out is available.

Sep 7, 2017 12:00 AM

Annual Carroll County Picnic in the Park to be at Malvern Park

The fifth annual Carroll County Picnic in The Park is set for Sept. 14, 10:30 a.m. at Malvern Village Park. This event is for all Carroll County residents age 55 and over. There will be bingo, music by "Spikeman," lunch and prizes.

Aug 31, 2017 12:00 AM

Carroll County District Library announces events for September

Carroll County District Library has announced several events planned for the month of September. Upcoming events include: Bingo for adults on Wednesday, Sept. 6, 6 p.m.; Color Me Calm! on Monday, Sept. 11, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.; Fall Greeting Card Making on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 6 p.m.

Aug 31, 2017 12:00 AM

Regional planning committee approves Dollar General for Paris Township

The Stark County Regional Planning Committee recently gave conditional approval for a Dollar General on the north side of Lincoln/U.S. 30 and west of Robertsville in Paris Township. Approval was for a 9,240 square foot building.

Aug 31, 2017 12:00 AM

Reiley Cowart awarded David scholarship

One of Stark County's largest post-secondary education philanthropic organizations has awarded more than 50 scholarships to Stark County high school graduates. The Paul and Carol David Foundation named 53 Stark County graduates to its David Scholar Program.

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Aug 31, 2017 12:00 AM

Twigg Winery to host workshop and vineyard tour

Carroll SWCD, NRCS, and OSU Extension will be hosting a Backyard Homesteading Workshop on Sept. 14, at Twigg Winery in Mechanicstown. Topics will include a vineyard and orchard tour, making apple cider, and growing pumpkins to sell. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. with a potluck dinner.

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Kishman's IGA supports 4H sales
Aug 31, 2017 12:00 AM

Kishman's IGA supports 4H sales

Matt Kishman of Kishman's Fresh Market IGA purchased the 2017 Columbiana County Grand Champion Carcass Lamb at the Columbiana County Fair 4H livestock auction for $6 per pound. The champion lamb was raised by Taylor Cope of the Kensington area and obtained a live weight of 117 lbs.

Aug 31, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Rotary installs officers at annual President's Dinner

The Minerva Rotary Club held its annual President's Dinner on June 20 at the White House at Edgewater Golf Course. The Rotary year begins on July 1 and 2016 - 2017 Club President Vicki Grindstaff led Rotarians in reviewing the many activities and projects of the past year.

Aug 31, 2017 12:00 AM

Scarecrows to arrive on Square Sept. 30

Area businesses and organizations are invited to construct scarecrows for the 14th annual Scarecrows on the Square on Saturday, Sept. 30. Carrollton's Square will come alive with "crows" starting Sept. 30 and will remain on display until Oct. 22.

Aug 31, 2017 12:00 AM

Water meters to be read beginning Sept. 5

Starting Tuesday, Sept. 5th, the Water Dept. will be reading meters in the "A" section of Minerva (Account numbers that start with 1). This section includes W. Lincoln Way, N. Main St., Chestnut St., Ridgeleigh Dr., Hart Ave., Vine St., Prospect St., W. Line St., Hilltop Dr., Plain St.

Rich Cascioli retires from Minerva Dairy after 28 years
Aug 31, 2017 12:00 AM

Rich Cascioli retires from Minerva Dairy after 28 years

The retirement of Rich Cascioli was celebrated at Minerva Dairy. Cascioli started at the dairy on March 5, 1988 and cut the cheese for the last time, 28 years later. Joining him on this auspicious day is Minerva Dairy President Adam Mueller.

Aug 31, 2017 12:00 AM

Stark-Tusc Meals on Wheels receives grant award

Meals on Wheels of Stark and Wayne Counties has received a $25,000 grant from the Austin-Bailey Health and Wellness Foundation to support the purchase of two new meal delivery trucks.

Aug 31, 2017 12:00 AM

Malvern youth soccer

Registration is currently under way for Malvern youth soccer. Practices/games will be held at Malvern United Methodist Church, Saturdays, 9-11 a.m., September and October. Eligible are boys and girls in grades 3-10 (ages 7-15).

Minerva class of 1967 celebrates 50th reunion
Aug 31, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva class of 1967 celebrates 50th reunion

The Minerva High School Class of 1967 held its 50th reunion Aug. 11-13 in and around Minerva. On Aug. 11, Classmates enjoyed a round of golf at Edgewater, a tough of Minerva High School and the new athletic complex, and attended an informal party at the Normandy Inn.

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Aug 31, 2017 12:00 AM

Annual Carroll County Picnic in the Park to be at Malvern Park

The fifth annual Carroll County Picnic in The Park is set for Sept. 14, 10:30 a.m. at Malvern Village Park. This event is for all Carroll County residents age 55 and over. There will be bingo, music by "Spikeman," lunch and prizes.

Benefit dinner set for Sept. 9
Aug 31, 2017 12:00 AM

Benefit dinner set for Sept. 9

There will be a benefit spaghetti dinner for Billie Jo Curry on Saturday, Sept. 9, 4-7 p.m. at the West Community Center. Dinner includes spaghetti, salad, dessert and a beverage. Cost is Adults $8, Kids 10 and under $5. Carry-out is available.