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Jun 30, 2016 12:00 AM

CNB promotes Daniel Minick to chief credit officer 

Consumers National Bank has announced that Daniel Minick has been named Senior Vice President and Chief Credit Officer. Minick had been vice president and Akron metro manager in the bank's Stow Business Lending office.

CNB holds ribbon-cutting for new headquarters
Jun 30, 2016 12:00 AM

CNB holds ribbon-cutting for new headquarters 

Consumers National Bank celebrated the official grand opening of its new corporate headquarters and Minerva branch on Thursday, June 23, at 614 E. Lincoln Way in Minerva.

Jun 23, 2016 12:00 AM

Colfor staff mentor local students

Salaried associates of Colfor, Minerva, recently volunteered their time to help teach fifth-grade students at Minerva Elementary.

Congressman works 'undercover' at Carrollton Drug Mart store
Jun 9, 2016 12:00 AM

Congressman works 'undercover' at Carrollton Drug Mart store 

Congressman Bill Johnson (R-Marietta), of Ohio's Sixth District, donned a store uniform to work "undercover" at Discount Drug Mart in Carrollton on June 2 as part of his Undercover Congressman series.

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Jun 2, 2016 12:00 AM

Unkefer Farm Equipment receives award 

Homer Unkefer Farm Equipment Co, Inc., in Minerva, has been named to New Holland's President's Club, the highest honor that New Holland bestows on a dealership, according to information provided by New Holland.

Jun 2, 2016 12:00 AM

Carroll Electric opens online bill payment system 

Consumer-members of Carroll Electric Cooperative are invited to access Carroll Electric's new online bill payment system, SmartHub.SmartHub provides account access and two-way communication with Carroll Electric from the consumer's computer or mobile device.

High Point gives new meaning to 'location, location'
May 12, 2016 12:00 AM

High Point gives new meaning to 'location, location' 

When high technology meets real estate, "location, location, location" gains a brand new meaning. For High Point Real Estate Group, which opened Minerva's only bricks-and-mortar real estate office late last year, "location" means not only the office at 201 S. Market St.

By Sara Klein News Leader Staff Writer
Awards presented at Carroll Chamber banquet
Apr 28, 2016 12:00 AM

Awards presented at Carroll Chamber banquet 

Carroll County Sheriff Dale Williams and five area businesses received honors at the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce "Swing into Spring" Banquet held April 14 at Atwood Yacht Club.

By Sara Klein News Leader Staff Writer
Gazanias, big boys and more are sprouting at Passmores'
Apr 28, 2016 12:00 AM

Gazanias, big boys and more are sprouting at Passmores' 

What do gazanias look like? What is burgundy velour? And are "big boys" edible? Passmores' Greenhouse owner Floyd Passmore and his daughter, Kristina, are planning to share the answers to these and many other garden-inspired questions with visitors this growing season.

By Sara Klein News Leader Staff Writer
Griffiths Greenhouse opens April 1 with new products
Mar 24, 2016 12:00 AM

Griffiths Greenhouse opens April 1 with new products 

For the gardening fanatic, celebrating winter's end with a visit to the garden nursery can cause what one might politely refer to as "an overwhelming flood of excitement.

By Sara Klein News Leader Staff Writer
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Hart Mansion wins 
Restaurant of the Year award
Mar 17, 2016 12:00 AM

Hart Mansion wins Restaurant of the Year award 

The Stark County Cattlemen's Association has presented its Restaurant of Year Award for 2015 to Hart Mansion in Minerva. Each year the SCCA's directors dine anonymously at a variety of locations to evaluate restaurants for the contest. Restaurants are evaluated for their beef

Minerva voters will see pool tax on March 15 ballot
Mar 10, 2016 12:00 AM

Minerva voters will see pool tax on March 15 ballot 

A proposed four-year income tax to support a new community swimming pool in the Village of Minerva is set to appear on the village's upcoming March 15 election ballot. The proposed tax of one-fourth of one percent (.

By Sara Klein News Leader Staff Writer
Consumers National opens new offices in Minerva
Mar 10, 2016 12:00 AM

Consumers National opens new offices in Minerva 

Consumers National Bank opened its new corporate headquarters and Minerva Branch on March 1 at 614 E. Lincoln Way in Minerva. Theresa Linder, assistant vice president and branch manager, greeted Debra Stephens as the first customer served when the new branch opened for business

Dellroy man invokes American history for period-style firearms
Mar 3, 2016 12:00 AM

Dellroy man invokes American history for period-style firearms 

Picture a field in eastern America around the year 1760. A group of American colonists is out hunting for small game to bring home for supper. The men are wearing tall leather boots, breeches and shirts made of homespun fabric and buckskin, and in their arms they are carrying

By Sara Klein News Leader Staff Writer
Feb 11, 2016 12:00 AM

Consumers National Bank welcomes new staff 

Minerva-based Consumers National Bank has announced the addition of Daniel Eshler and Joseph P. McNamee, III to its offices. Daniel Eshler has joined CNB in the role of Vice President, Mortgage Services. Eshler will report to executive vice president and senior loan officer

Feb 11, 2016 12:00 AM

Community Guide Correction 

An article about the Minerva Dairy that appeared in the recent Malvern/Minerva Community Guide contained an incomplete listing of Minerva Dairy's hours. The business is open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from noon to 6 p.m. and Wednesday and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3

Carrollton business offers stylish comfort for foot, joint patients
Jan 21, 2016 12:00 AM

Carrollton business offers stylish comfort for foot, joint patients 

Years ago the phrase "diabetic shoe" might have conjured up images of clunky, chunky footwear that was

By Sara Klein News Leader Staff Writer
Jan 14, 2016 4:00 AM

Downard joins Greenport Financial Advisers 

William D. Griffing, president of Greenport Financial Advisers Inc., announced earlier this month that Denise Sutton Downard has joined the firm.Downard will serve primarily clients in the eastern Stark County markets, including Minerva and Alliance, and in Carroll and Columbiana counties.

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Jan 14, 2016 4:00 AM

Carroll Electric celebrates safety milestone 

Trips, slips and falls can happen to anyone at anytime. But for the past five years, Carroll Electric Cooperative Inc. employees have worked without a single lost-time incident, an achievement that CEO/General Manager Larry Fenbers said does not happen by accident.

Dec 31, 2015 4:00 AM

Paris Twp. wins lawsuit for equipment 

Paris Township trustees announced at their Dec. 7 meeting that a lawsuit the township brought against the Robertsville Fire Department has been found in the township's favor.