Federal funding for meals on wheels is on the chopping block.
By Trudy Lieberman Rural Health News Service
If Ohio cut its smoking rate, it would save lives and potentially millions in health-care costs. There's a lot of room for improvement, according to a new report from the Health Policy Institute of Ohio.
By Catherine Candisky Gatehouse Ohio Media
MINERVA Friday, May 19 Minerva Rotary Club, 7:30 a.m., Classic 57' Restaurant. Monday, May 22 Paris Lion's Club, 7 p.m., St. John's Lutheran Church, New Franklin. Tuesday, May 23 Community Civic Club, 6:30 p.m., Classic '57 Restaurant.
Minerva Local Schools' buses were inspected May 8, from top to bottom, and inside and out. Inspectors with the Ohio State Highway Patrol Road Maintenance Unit checked each bus's engine compartment, undercarriage, exterior chassis and body, and interior of the school-bus body.
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Monday, May 22: Barbecue and plain pork roast, sliced baked potato,vegetable tray, ice cream/cookie. Tuesday, May 23: Lasagna, garlic bread, seven-layer salad, strawberry shortcake.
Patricia Oyer, Carroll County Recorder, is continuing an effort to boost the number of historic family farms in Carroll County. A program, known as Ohio's Historic Family Farms, was established in 1991 by the Ohio Department of Agriculture.
Monday, May 22: Salisbury steak, mashed potatoes, vegetable, apple, bread/margarine. Tuesday, May 23: Scalloped potatoes with kielbasi, succotash, warm peaches, corn bread/margarine. Wednesday, May 24: Chicken thigh, baked potato with sour cream, Mandarin oranges, bread/margarine.
Malvern Village Council passed the first reading of an ordinance declaring junk vehicles a nuisance at its May 15 meeting. Ordinance 12--2017 declares certain junk vehicles to be a public nuisance subject to penalty and abatement by removal.
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Carroll County Family and Children First Council's GED preparation classes and tutoring services (also known as the Employment Preparation Program) are being offered at OhioMeansJobs Carroll County, the County's Jobs Center for employment and training services.
The West Township Ruritans met on May 1 at East Rochester United Methodist Church for their monthly meeting. Members of the church served a roast beef dinner. Marianne Gergel, president, called the meeting to order. Mark Overholt led the members in singing a verse of "America.
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CARROLLTON -- Prosecution and defense began the courtroom battle over the fate of Kenneth Blanchard, the 69-year-old Minerva man facing a murder charge in connection with a fatal shooting last Aug. 31.
By Malcolm Hall Gatehouse Ohio Media
Minerva held its prom at Krassas Event Center on April 29. Selected as king and queen were Noe Gonzales, the son of Mamie and Enrique Gonzales; and Alexis Grogg, the daughter of Amanda and Michael Grogg. Post prom was held at the high school and was enjoyed by all.
The 41st annual Minerva Community Meals appreciation dinner was held April 25 at the St. Gabriel Catholic Church to honor the many volunteers who put in thousands of hours over the course of the year. Ruth Felger received special honors for her service.
The seventh annual Brick Street Art & Jazz Festival comes to Minerva's historic North Market Street on Saturday, May 20, featuring a wide range of musical styles, as well as interactive arts activities for all ages. Professional bands will include Musical Memories Orchestra at 11:30 a.m.
John Allen Campbell, Class of 1986; Richard N. Mikes, Class of 1967; and Joan Marie (Deagan) Wolf, Class of 1979, will be inducted into the Minerva High School Alumni Hall of Fame at a banquet at the Minerva Methodist Church Wesley Hall on Saturday, June 10, at 6:30 p.m.
The Minerva Rotary Club flag is offering to post American flags in front of homes and businesses on six national holidays: Memorial Day, Flag Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Patriots Day-911 and Veterans Day.
The Minerva Village annual Spring Cleanup for the Village of Minerva will be held Saturday, May 13. All trash to be hauled, must be in disposable containers and placed at the curb by 6 a.m. These containers must not exceed 50 pounds each.
Minerva Local Schools' held its second annual Top 10 Percent and Honored Educator Night on April 18 at Edgewater Golf Course. This was a night where 13 seniors, who are attending Minerva High School, R.G.
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The Minerva Area YMCA held its 25th annual Unity Walk on April 30. Teresa Arrasmith, executive director of the Minerva Area YMCA, noted this year was slightly different with two of the participating groups walking on alternate dates due to a scheduling conflict.
The annual Carroll County Relay For Life is slated for Saturday, May 20, noon until midnight, at the Carroll County Fairgrounds. Bark For Life will be held at this time as well. This year, Minerva and Carrollton have merged together to form one event.