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Apr 27, 2017 12:00 AM

Stark health dept. offers rabies tips, vaccinations

A second raccoon in Stark County's Paris Township has been tested and confirmed positive with raccoon rabies variant by the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention, the Stark County Department of Health reports. The first raccoon had been confirmed positive on March 14 of this year.

Korey Waseman hired as Skyland Pines Golf Club superintendent
Apr 27, 2017 12:00 AM

Korey Waseman hired as Skyland Pines Golf Club superintendent

Skyland Pines Golf Club hired Korey Waseman as its new Golf Course Superintendent. He replaces long-time superintendent Tom Glines. Waseman, who is a Minerva High School graduate, begins his new position April 10.

Staff Report Gatehouse Ohio Media
Apr 27, 2017 12:00 AM

Oklahoma man dies in Carroll County motorcycle crash

CARROLLTON -- Carroll County Sheriff's deputies are investigating an early morning motorcycle crash that left an Oklahoma man dead. Deputies were called at 2:34 a.m. Wednesday to the crash on Arbor Road about one-quarter mile west of Minerva, said Sheriff Dale Williams.

Staff Report Gatehouse Ohio Media
Apr 27, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva village garage sales will begin May 4

The 11th annual Minerva Village-wide garage sales will be held May 4, 5, and 6, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. To sign-up for a sale call 330--868-7705 ext. 106 or 330-868-3783 Monday-Friday 8 am - 4 pm. Participants can also sign up by email at marshaoh1@aol.com or pattiw@ci.minerva.oh.us.

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Malvern Rotary announces Field of Honor flag display for July
Apr 27, 2017 12:00 AM

Malvern Rotary announces Field of Honor flag display for July

The Rotary Club of Malvern is sponsoring a Field of Honor flag display from July 12-16 at the Malvern United Methodist Church grounds.

Apr 27, 2017 12:00 AM

Commissioners discuss housing programs

Two ongoing programs to help low- and moderate-income residents with housing related upgrades were on the docket at the Carroll County commissioners' April 24 meeting while a contract between the county sheriff's department and the Fraternal Order of Police was the highlight of the board's April 20 meeting.

By Sara Klein News Leader Staff Writer
Apr 27, 2017 12:00 AM

Beef Expo recognizes winners

The Ohio Cattlemen's Association hosted the Best of the Buckeye show at the Ohio Beef Expo during the junior show on Sunday, March 19. The Best of the Buckeye program is coordinated by OCA and held in conjunction with the Ohio Beef Expo and Ohio State Fair.

Zornick and Thomas are honored in April
Apr 27, 2017 12:00 AM

Zornick and Thomas are honored in April

Rebecca Zornick and McKaylie Thomas have been named the April Teens of the Month at Minerva High School. The daughter of Beth and Michael Zornick, of Minerva, Rebecca holds a 4.0 grade point average and is a two-year member of the National Honor Society.

Apr 27, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Senior Center menu

Monday, May 1: Baked chicken, sliced baked potatoes, oriental coleslaw, pink stuff. Tuesday, May 2: Pizza, salad bar and fruit salad. Wednesday, May 3: Swedish meat balls over noodles, mixed vegetables, tossed salad and monkey bars.

Apr 27, 2017 12:00 AM

Malvern Senior Center menu

Monday, May 1: Country fried steak, mashed potato/gravy, corn, orange, bread/margarine. Tuesday, May 2: Ham, baby bakers/sour cream, carrots, apricots, bread/margarine. Wednesday, May 3: Lasagna, green beans, warm peaches, cole slaw, bread stick.

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Apr 27, 2017 12:00 AM

Route 9 near Carrollton to be affected by road work

CARROLLTON -- Road work is expected to start Monday, restricting traffic on state Route 9 north of Carrollton in Carroll County as part of the $1.13 million intersection improvement project that began last fall.

Staff Report Gatehouse Ohio Media
Apr 27, 2017 12:00 AM

What Stark residents should know

Voters approved a 0.5-percent sales tax in 2011 for Stark County that can fund only criminal justice agencies. It took effect in 2012 and will expire in 2020. The approval helped lift the county out of its budget crisis and led to the reopening of county jail wings.

By Robert Wang Gatehouse Ohio Media
Apr 27, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva school board discusses college credit program

The Minerva Board of Education learned about changes to the College Credits Plus at its April 18 meeting. High School Principal Brett Yeagley and Director of Curriculum and Instruction Becky Miller spoke on the goals and differences between this school year and next year.

By Thomas Clapper tclapper@the-review.com
Apr 27, 2017 12:00 AM

Dellroy man found dead in early morning house fire

DELLROY - Carroll County sheriff's deputies and the State Fire Marshal's Office are investigating an early morning fire today that left a man dead. Firefighters were called at 1:08 a.m. Wednesday to 4160 Jade Road, arriving to find the house in flames, said Sheriff Dale Williams.

Staff Report Gatehouse Ohio Media
Apr 27, 2017 12:00 AM

Community calendar

MINERVA Friday, April 28 Minerva Rotary Club, 7:30 a.m., Classic 57' Restaurant. Food Distribution, 9 a.m.-noon, St. Paul's Lutheran Church. Robertsville Grange 1784, 7:30 p.m., Grange Hall. Monday, May 1 Don V.

Apr 27, 2017 12:00 AM

Ohi-Rail plan for flammable fuel in Minerva raises concern

Ohi-Rail Corporation's plan to store railway cars loaded with highly flammable butane fuel in or near Minerva raised concern at Village Council's April 18 meeting.

By Sara Klein News Leader Staff Writer
County educational center moving to Stark State campus
Apr 27, 2017 12:00 AM

County educational center moving to Stark State campus

JACKSON TWP. -- The separation between high school and college continues to blur as more Stark County students are starting college classes while in high school. Soon, some of the physical barriers that divide primary and secondary education from higher education also will be eliminated.

By Kelli Weir Gatehouse Ohio Media
Apr 27, 2017 12:00 AM

Church rummage and bake sale set for Friday

The Women of Faith from Resurrection Lutheran M.S. Church in Malvern will hold their annual rummage and bake sale on Friday, April 28, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and Saturday, April 29, 9 a.m.-noon. Profits will be used for local missions as well as church-wide missions and abroad.

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Apr 27, 2017 12:00 AM

Crime Watch meeting cancelled

The Paris Community Crime Watch meeting normally held on the first Tuesday of the month has been cancelled for May 2 due to the election. The next meeting will be on Tuesday, June 6, 7 p.m. at Paris Israel Church.

Apr 27, 2017 12:00 AM

Heating help is available from HARCATUS

The 2016-17 Winter Crisis Program, which officially opened on Nov. 1, closed for the season on March 31. The HARCATUS Family Support Centers of Harrison, Carrollton and Tuscarawas Counties assisted more than 1,600 households with approximately $598,000 in emergency benefits.