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Apr 13, 2017 12:00 AM

Letter to the Editor

There were two things I wanted to do in life and succeed doing them. The first was to be a truck driver. The second was to be a cleaning lady. Neither one of those worked out. I couldn't be a truck driver because I can't climb up into a truck.

Mar 30, 2017 12:00 AM

Lest We Forget

Kenneth L. Olson graduated from college in June 1967 and had planned to complete his graduate studies at Purdue University. He also knew that his draft number was coming up for the Selective Service System.

Mar 23, 2017 12:00 AM

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The West Township Ruritan Club would like to thank the community for their support of our recent semi-annual breakfast. A special thanks to: West Community Center, Kiko meats, Kishman's IGA, Buckeye Dairy Boosters and various club members.

Lest We Forget
Mar 23, 2017 12:00 AM

Lest We Forget

In early 1945 some 50,000 or more Germans formed a triangle for a last ditch stand against the Allies. The triangle was formed by the Rhine, Moselle, and Saar rivers.

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Mar 16, 2017 12:00 AM

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We would like to thank everyone for their prayers, words of comfort, cards, flowers, food, monetary gifts and gifts to charity in memory of Cathy.

Mar 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Lest We Forget

Prior to the first Battle of Bull Run in Virginia on July 21, 1861, only five soldiers and one sailor had earned, Medals of Honor. In the Bull Run battle alone, 11 soldiers and Civilian Contract Surgeon Mary E. Walker earned Medals of Honor.

Mar 9, 2017 12:00 AM

Letter to Editor

The voters in the Congressional 7th District are playing a new game these days, its called "Where's Bob Gibbs." We, his constituents, have some very grave concerns with all of the chaos in Washington and would like to have our concerns recognized.

Mar 2, 2017 12:00 AM

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The family of Rick Sarbach would like to thank everyone for their prayers, words of comfort, cards, flowers, food and gifts to charity in memory of Rick. Everything was greatly appreciated by his family.

Mar 2, 2017 12:00 AM

Lest We Forget

Joe R. Hastings was born in Malvern, Ohio, but lived most of his life in Magnolia. During World War II he served in the U.S. Army Company C, 386th Infantry, 97th Infantry Division. On Nov.

Feb 23, 2017 12:00 AM

Letter to the Editor

In response to a letter to the editor by Dan Lombardi about the 12-15 year olds in McDonalds.

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Feb 23, 2017 12:00 AM

Lest We Forget

In February 1943, General MacArthur requested General Walter Krueger to be placed in command of the newly formed United States Sixth Army, which was to be sent into action in the Southwest Pacific. General Krueger was born in Prussia and came to the United States when eight years old.

Feb 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Letter to the Editor

Rarely do I write about Lake Mohawk issues in a letter-to-the-editor section. However, I do copy the lake on many of my letters that go in the local papers, but the board has to approve what I write and so far none of my letters have been printed in our Mohawk newsletter.

Feb 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Letter to the Editor

About a year ago I wrote a letter to the editor about McDonald's in Minerva. The 12- to 15-year-olds run in as they did a year ago. They have vulgar mouths, are disrespectful to the people around them, and leave their messes on the floor and table. From 2:20 p.m.

Feb 16, 2017 12:00 AM

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To the Minerva City Fire Department members. We, the Hoopes family, wish to thank all the men who helped fight the fire at our facility in East Rochester, as well as thank those from Augusta, Canton, Paris Township and all others who were there.

Feb 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Lest We Forget

During World War II in the year 1942, the Japanese were attacking the Philippines and it was apparent that the war in the Pacific had reached a stage where the Allies must organize on a vast scale by moving the defense lines farther down into the Southwest Pacific.

Feb 9, 2017 12:00 AM

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We are writing to thank all that helped with the recent prevention, education opiate event. We want to thank Dr. Quattrochi, Carrollton Schools; Brett Yeagley, Minerva Schools; and Connie Griffin, Malvern Schools.

Feb 9, 2017 12:00 AM

Lest We Forget

Joseph J. Cicchetti of Waynesburg, Ohio, served with the U.S. Army company A, 148th Infantry, 37th Infantry Division during World War II. He served in South Manilla, Luzon and the Philippine Islands. On Dec.

Feb 2, 2017 12:00 AM

Lest We Forget

During the Vietnam War, Samuel Felton, Jr. (black) and Robert Witty, Jr. (white) joined the Marines together, went to boot camp together, come home on leave together and went to Vietnam together.

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Feb 2, 2017 12:00 AM

Letter to the Editor

On Jan. 20th, people in America and around the world witnessed the inauguration of the 45th President of the United States. I can celebrate this as one more peaceful transition of political power, a transition that in many countries follows coups, revolutions and tainted elections.

Jan 26, 2017 12:00 AM

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Wow! Thanks to the generosity of donors and ringers, the Minerva-Malvern Salvation Army 2016 Kettle Drive raised just over $30,000 for the local Service Unit.