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Economic development office receives $10,000 award
Dec 10, 2015 4:00 AM

Economic development office receives $10,000 award 

AEP Ohio presented Carroll County's economic development office with a $10,000 award on Nov. 30 for its participation in a regional training program designed to teach county economic development professionals about best practices and approaches that they can apply to their work.

By Sara Klein News Leader Staff Writer
Minerva chaplain becomes certified celebrant
Dec 3, 2015 4:00 AM

Minerva chaplain becomes certified celebrant 

Larry Karlen, of Minerva, has completed a 17-hour training session with the InSight Institute in Columbus to become a certified funeral celebrant. A certified celebrant is trained to meet with families experiencing a loss to help them craft a memorial service that best fits their needs.

Mays Massotherapy & Wellness Center offers services for well-being
Nov 12, 2015 4:00 AM

Mays Massotherapy & Wellness Center offers services for well-being 

Mays Massotherapy & Wellness Center provided community members with free refreshments, wellness services and more during its open house held from noon to 7 p.m. on Nov. 4.

Nov 5, 2015 4:00 AM

Carroll Electric Coop reorganizes 

The Carroll Electric Cooperative, Inc. board of trustees reorganized at a special board meeting Sept. 22. Harold Sutton was re-elected to serve as board president. Gary Snode was elected to serve as vice president, and Harold Barber will serve as secretary and treasurer.

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Oct 29, 2015 4:00 AM

Newell Realty & Auctions welcomes third generation 

Newell Realty & Auctions LLC has announced the addition of Casey Newell Brunoni and Heidi Chiurco in the business's realty office. The daughter of Bill and Barb Newell, Brunoni began her 16-year career in the banking industry with Consumers National Bank in Carrollton.

Oct 29, 2015 4:00 AM

Ground is broken for assisted living facility 

Chaela Enerprises, LLC, owned by developer Tom Nordquist, officially broke ground Oct. 6 for an assisted living facility to be built north of Carrollton on state Route 9. The $6 million "Centreville Village" facility will be constructed on a 17-acre parcel at 1082 Kensington Road N.W.

By Sara Klein News Leader Staff Writer
Shades of Summer celebrates makeover with grand reopening
Oct 22, 2015 4:00 AM

Shades of Summer celebrates makeover with grand reopening 

Shades of Summer at 916 E. Lincolnway is celebrating the makeover of its salon and fitness area by giving visitors the chance to get a makeover of their own during the business's grand reopening on Saturday, Oct. 24.Visitors who stop by that day between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

By Sara Klein News Leader Staff Writer
Oct 22, 2015 4:00 AM

Minimum wage increase proposed 

COLUMBUS -- A group has submitted initial petition language to the attorney general's office as part of an effort to increase Ohio's minimum wage.Stand Up Ohio wants the latter to be increased to $10 per hour as of Jan.

By Marc Kovac Dix Capital Correspondent
Oct 22, 2015 4:00 AM

Kiko retires from CNB board 

Consumers National Bank is recognizing Jim Kiko, Sr. for 18 years of service on the eve of his retirement from the Board of Directors of Consumers Bancorp, Inc. and Consumers National Bank effective Oct. 28 of this year.

Minerva Garage Door celebrates 40 years with special offer
Oct 15, 2015 4:00 AM

Minerva Garage Door celebrates 40 years with special offer 

It is Monday morning, and a homeowner is trying to get the car out of the garage. The homeowner is due to be at work in an hour, and the clock is ticking. A lost day of work means a lost day of wages. But the garage door will not open. What can the homeowner do?

By Sara Klein News Leader Staff Writer
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New concrete plant opens its doors to local builders
Oct 7, 2015 12:00 AM

New concrete plant opens its doors to local builders 

It is harvest season, and the local landscape is seeing its annual cornucopia of apples, pumpkins and corn -- along with a different local ingredient that is used not in a kitchen but rather in a foundation.

By Sara Klein News Leader Staff Writer
Carroll Electric re-elects trustees
Oct 1, 2015 4:00 AM

Carroll Electric re-elects trustees 

Carroll Electric Cooperative, Inc. celebrated a year of progress and service at the 2015 Annual Meeting of Members held Saturday, Aug. 29, at the Carroll County Fairgrounds.

Rite Aid reopens with new look and services
Sep 23, 2015 4:00 AM

Rite Aid reopens with new look and services 

Rite Aid at 300 E. Lincolnway in Minerva kicked off a three-week grand reopening on Sept. 17 to celebrate the completion of upgrades that were made to the store inside and out.

By Sara Klein News Leader Staff Writer
Stark State College trains students in petroleum technology
Sep 16, 2015 4:00 AM

Stark State College trains students in petroleum technology 

This summer the Ohio Department of Natural Resources reported that production numbers from horizontal shale wells in the state from April to June "break all previous production reporting records for the last 100 years." Meanwhile, results from a study conducted by the U.S.

By Sara Klein News Leader Staff Writer
Sep 9, 2015 4:00 AM

TruBridge, Inc. in Canton is hiring 

NORTH CANTON - TruBridge, Inc. has announced that it will add between 80 and 100 jobs at its North Canton offices until this October.TruBridge, Inc. specializes in Medicare education and enrollment.

Sep 9, 2015 4:00 AM

Meet Carroll Healthcare's assistant director of nursing 

This is the second story in the "Meet Our" series about the health care professionals at Carroll Healthcare Center.Ask Kirsten Johnson what her favorite saying is and she will probably say, "If you can dream it, you can achieve it, so dream big.

Pride Valley Campground looks to the future
Sep 2, 2015 4:00 AM

Pride Valley Campground looks to the future 

Many residents in this region of Ohio might remember making a trip to Pride Valley Campground when they were children, and repeat visitors might know of the campground's 55 years in Malvern, but they might not know that those 55 years of history began with a phrase: "You wait and see.

By Sara Klein News Leader Staff Writer
Sep 2, 2015 4:00 AM

Golden Oldies Cruise-In and Carnival is Sept. 5 

The Carroll Golden Age Retreat will host its ninth annual Golden Oldies Cruise-In and Open House for the public on Saturday, Sept. 5, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 2202 Kensington Road N.E. (state Route 9).

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Dowell Dental Group welcomes patients
Aug 26, 2015 4:00 AM

Dowell Dental Group welcomes patients 

The former dental office of Dr. Ronald B. Gade at 615 N. Market Ave. in Minerva is operating under the ownership of the Dowell Dental Group. Owner Dr. Stephen C.

Aug 26, 2015 4:00 AM

Shopko celebrates teachers with sale 

Shopko will celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week until Saturday, Aug. 29, by offering a discount on school supplies for local educators. Shopko's Teacher Appreciation Week features a special sale for teachers only. Teachers who visit the store on or before Aug.