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Using nutrition to make it through menopause
Aug 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Using nutrition to make it through menopause

(NAPS) -- If you or someone you care about is among the approximately 65 million American women between 40 and 70 who are approaching menopause, in active phase or postmenopausal, a few facts about your nutritional health may prove helpful.

Columbiana County Fair
Aug 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Columbiana County Fair

Autumn Whiteleather washes her registered Holstein at the Columbiana County Fair. Autumn is a student at Minerva High School and from Whiteleather Farms.

Aug 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Eastern Star to hold 128th session in Sandusky

The 128th session of the Grand Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star, which is to be known as the "Unforgettable Stories" Session, will be held at Kalahari Resort, 7000 Kalahari Drive, Sandusky, OH 44870 on Sept. 23, 23, and 24.

Aug 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Garden club and art center to host flower show

The Suburban Garden Club and Carroll County Arts Center are joining together for "Posies and Paintings," a non-judged flower show where members of Suburban Garden Club take inspiration for arrangements to interpret local artists paintings. The show will be on display Thursday, Aug.

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Aug 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Carroll retired teachers to hold luncheon

The Carroll County Retired Teachers Association picnic luncheon and meeting will be held Friday, Aug. 11 at 11:30 a.m. at the Church of Christ pavilion on Moody Avenue in Carrollton.

Aug 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Brown Local to host back-to-school bash

Brown Local Schools is hosting a Back-to-School Bash on Monday, Aug. 21, during open house, 6-8 p.m. at the parking lot. Sixth-grade orientation is set for 5:30 p.m. All Malvern students, families and community members are invited.

Art Spot features the works of Terri Howard, Sue Steiner
Aug 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Art Spot features the works of Terri Howard, Sue Steiner

Minerva's Market Street Art Spot is happy to announce a two-person show featuring the highly decorated, magnificent gourds of Terri Howard; and the beautiful animal paintings of Sue Steiner. The opening reception for Sue and Terri will take place this Friday, Aug. 11, 5-9 p.m.

Aug 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Prostate cancer facts and figures that may save your life

(NAPS) -- If you or someone you care about is a man over 50, now may be a good time to ask a doctor about prostate cancer screening.

Aug 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Educators show our children are in good hands

On Aug. 2, administrators from school districts that are members of the Stark County Educational Service Center gathered at First Christian Church in Plain Township.

By Rich Desrosiers Repository Executive Editor
CCAPL receives cashdonation from local child
Aug 10, 2017 12:00 AM

CCAPL receives cashdonation from local child

Carroll County Animal Protection League Treasurer Patti Willough (left) accepts cash donations from Bray Jones, who donated the money he received for his 7th birthday instead of presents at the league's Aug. 3 meeting. The total was $200.

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Aug 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva Booster Club announces meetings

The Minerva Booster Club would like to invite everyone to its upcoming Booster Club Meeting Dates. Meetings will be held 7 p.m. at Minerva High School in the Athletic Hall of Fame Room. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Aug 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Food Pantry looks to expand freezer

Cold storage space is a limiting factor in the ability to address food insecurity in and around the community. The Food Pantry Council proposes to expand a new 10'X10' freezer to twice the capacity for freezer and refrigerated storage.

Incomplete records hamper review of Rover Pipeline leak
Aug 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Incomplete records hamper review of Rover Pipeline leak

Rover Pipeline and drilling contractor kept incomplete records, report finds. The reason 2 million gallons of drilling slurry leaked during construction of the Rover Pipeline in April is hard to pinpoint because Rover and its drilling contractor kept incomplete records. J.D.

By Shane Hoover Gatehouse Ohio Media
Aug 3, 2017 12:00 AM

PUCO reminds Ohioans to call 8-1-1 before you dig

The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) reminds Ohioans of the importance of digging in a safe, responsible way by calling 8-1-1 before you dig. The Ohio Utility Protection Service is the communication link between individuals planning to dig and utility companies.

Aug 3, 2017 12:00 AM

Luau at Lake Mohawk is Aug. 12

The Lake Mohawk Luau is set to take place at the main beach on Saturday, Aug. 12, with doors opening at 6:30 p.m. and dinner served at 7 p.m. Music will be provided by Anthony from The DJ Showtime.

Minerva FFA Alumni selling sweet corn
Aug 3, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva FFA Alumni selling sweet corn

The Minerva FFA Alumni is selling fresh picked, ambrosia bicolored, sweet corn for canning and as corn-on-the-cob by the dozen in the next coming weeks. The sweet corn will cost $3.50 per dozen with a quantity discount and profits will go towards the annual Minerva FFA Alumni Scholarship.

August First Friday: Chalk the Walk
Aug 3, 2017 12:00 AM

August First Friday: Chalk the Walk

These streets were made for chalking, and that's just what they'll do. Because this August's First Friday is Chalk The Walk. So, come on down to the Canton Arts District from 6-10 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 4 and enjoy the talent of local chalk artists.

Back-to-school tips to help reduce stress
Aug 3, 2017 12:00 AM

Back-to-school tips to help reduce stress

(StatePoint) School can be a stressful place, from finding a seat at lunch to making new friends, but don't let supplies be one of those stressors. Make life just a bit easier with the right supplies, so students have more time to focus on the important things.

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Tips for students moving to college
Aug 3, 2017 12:00 AM

Tips for students moving to college

(StatePoint) Moving into your own place is a milestone that makes you feel like a grown-up. And with the new school year approaching, you may be thinking about signing a lease for your first apartment or sharing a house with roommates. So now what?

Aug 3, 2017 12:00 AM

Minerva man arrested in Plain Township break-in

Stark County Sheriff's deputies arrested two armed men accused of breaking into a woman's apartment July 27. Dustin G. Plavka, 26, of 747 S. Rockhill Ave. in Alliance, and Cyler J. Manley, 21, of 289 Calway Ave. SE in Minerva, were arrested at 7 a.m.

By Lori Steineck Gatehouse Ohio Media