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How to use social media to build your career
Jun 22, 2017 12:00 AM

How to use social media to build your career

(StatePoint) Seventy-seven percent of American women want to be their own boss, a new survey from Avon finds.

Jun 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Haynam reunion set for June 25

The 59th annual combined Haynam reunion will be held Sunday June 25, at 1 p.m. at Metzger Park in Louisville. Note that the group will be in the smaller pavilion this year. Contact April Clark (Bos) at 330-614-4629 or email at adb66@zips.uakron.

Jun 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Area Historical Society to meet

The Minerva Area Historical Society will meet at the Minerva Library on June 26, 6:30 p.m. The speaker for the evening will be Shirley Whiteleather Fox discussing the history of Moultrie Ohio. Everyone is welcome.

Jun 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva/Malvern Salvation Army offers back to school help

Back to School help is available from the Salvation Army Minerva/Malvern Unit for children in the Minerva and Malvern school districts. Families that meet income guidelines may apply to receive backpacks full of school supplies for their child(ren) grades kindergarten through 8th.

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Jun 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Fourth annual Chair-ity event set for July 8

Mark your calendar now for the fourth annual Chair-ity Event fundraiser for the arts in Minerva on Saturday, July 8, at the Hart Mansion Restaurant, sponsored by the Minerva 20/20 Vision Committee.

Jun 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Liberty Cemetery expansion appraisal comes in at $19,000

Gregory Hein was hired on a 30-day probationary period starting June 12 at rate of $14 per hour during the June 5 Paris Township meeting. Road employee Clark Neikirk reported mowing along roads. The last foundation is also in. The appraisal from Eastern Ohio Appraisal Service Inc.

Resident presents honorary pens to Minerva PD
Jun 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Resident presents honorary pens to Minerva PD

Minerva resident Duane Zwick recently presented hand made and engraved, personalized ink pens for each of Minerva Police Department's officers including one for Mayor Jim Waller. Police Chief Christopher Miller and Sergeant Chuck Kopp were on site to accept the 17 pens from Zwick.

By Thomas Clapper tclapper@the-review.com
Eight staff members to retire from Brown Local Schools
Jun 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Eight staff members to retire from Brown Local Schools

Eight staff members recently retired from Brown Local Schools, and were recognized for their many years of service during the May Board of Education meeting. Recently retired are Connie Griffin with 38 years in education. For many of those years, Mrs.

Jun 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Elementary Principal's List/Honor Rolls

Minerva Elementary Students who achieved Principal's List status during the Fourth nine weeks include: Fourth-Grade: Alex Bertolucci, Ryan Cassidy, Roger Herstine, Jacsyn Hilliard, Joslynn Jobes, Braxton Keister, Areanna Leach, Jianna Melchor-Arroyo, Haiden Murphy and Lilah Sanor.

Character Counts - Caring
Jun 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Character Counts - Caring

Minerva Area Christian School winners for the Character Counts trait of caring are seventh grader Gloria Krabill (right) and ninth grader Rachel Wittenmyer.

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Jun 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Legislation would eliminate certain special elections

COLUMBUS -- Congressional districts would skip special elections when primary races for vacancies are uncontested, under legislation that passed the Ohio House. HB 18 passed on a vote of 84-0 and heads to the Ohio Senate for further consideration.

By Marc Kovac Gatehouse Ohio Media
Jun 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Community Calendar

MINERVA Friday, June 23 Minerva Rotary Club, 7:30 a.m., Classic 57' Restaurant. Food Distribution, 9 a.m.-noon, St. Paul's Lutheran Church. Monday, June 26 Paris Township Trustees Meeting, 7 p.m., Township Hall.

Jun 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Survey: U.S. students more anxious than global average

If American teenagers could collectively sum up how they feel about life and school, they might say, "Meh." U.S. teens rank around average for life satisfaction and academic achievement, according to a new international survey.

By Shannon Gilchrist Gatehouse Ohio Media
Jun 22, 2017 12:00 AM

House considers legislation on conceal carry notification

COLUMBUS -- Residents with valid concealed firearm licenses would not be required to notify officers they are carrying, under legislation being considered in the Ohio House. HB 142 its first hearing Tuesday before the chamber's Federalism and Interstate Relations Committee. Rep.

By Marc Kovac Gatehouse Ohio Media
Jun 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Mayor's Court

Cassie Dalonzo, Malvern, Driving Under Suspension and No Operator's License, Plead No Contest to Both Counts. Charge of No Operator's License was dismissed. Found Guilty of Driving Under Suspension, Fined $30 and $65 Costs.

Jun 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Malvern council entertains proposals by health department and ambulance district

Malvern Village Council spent the majority of its June 19 meeting hearing pitches from The Carroll County Health Department and the Quad Ambulance District. Caitlin Mathews and Tina Marini of the Carroll County Health Dept.

By Thomas Clapper tclapper@the-review.com
Jun 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Thinking about health

In a recent column I reported on an effort in Ohio to bring price transparency to medical services. Ohio state representative Jim Butler had spearheaded passage of legislation that would require healthcare providers including doctors and hospitals to disclose prices for their services.

By Trudy Lieberman Rural Health News Service
How to cope with summer heat
Jun 22, 2017 12:00 AM

How to cope with summer heat

(StatePoint) Summer can be hot, sticky and downright uncomfortable. It can also be dangerous if you are not prepared. Cope with the heat this summer and stay healthy and safe with these helpful tips. Maintain your air conditioner.

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Character Counts - Citizenship
Jun 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Character Counts - Citizenship

Receiving the character counts award for citizenship are Minerva Area Christian School students Vincent Lopez (third grade) and Sara Jones (fifth grade).

Five tips for how to protect your skin this summer from sun, bugs, itching
Jun 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Five tips for how to protect your skin this summer from sun, bugs, itching

(StatePoint) The summer can really take a toll on skin, when more of it is exposed to sun, bugs and poisonous plants. To keep skin cool, comfortable and irritation-free no matter what conditions you encounter, use these tips from NYC-based dermatologist, Dr. Angela Lamb of Mt.