Archive for the ‘Area News’ Category

Special briefing highlights personal finance issues related to local energy development

Carroll, Harrison, Jefferson and Tuscarawas County business and community leaders, as well as interested residents are invited to attend a special program focusing...

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Reading is Spooktacular’ announced at OUE

Four-year old Jana Lu Schodzinski is looking forward to attending the “Reading is Spooktacular” literacy event on Saturday, October 27 from 2 – 4...

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Bower benefit set for Oct. 20

  Dee Bower, of Jewett, has lived with cerebral palsy and was diagnosed with breast cancer this summer. Her friends are now holding a spaghetti dinner benefit...

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NBC television to spotlight county

The Utica Shale boom is bringing companies such as MarkWest to the area, and now it is drawing national attention to Ohio as NBC News and CNBC travel to the region...

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Miners Freed After Roof Collapse

By AMY GAREIS News-Herald Staff Writer HOPEDALE- Two miners are safe after the roof collapsed in an underground mine near Hopedale early Thursday. Two men identified...

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The Fearless Caregiver Conference

On October 9, the Area Agency on Aging, Region 9, will host The Fearless Caregiver Conference at Salt Fork Lodge and Conference Center from 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. This...

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Lakeland Academy prepares Sept. 28 opening

By AMY GAREIS   News-Herald Staff Writer FREEPORT – Parents and prospective students caught a glimpse of the new Lakeland Academy Community School during...

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Special meeting notice

There will be a special Harrison County Board of Commissioners meeting on Friday, August 31, 3:30 p.m. at the Harrison County Courthouse.

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Wilma M. East

Wilma M. East, 89, of Cleveland, died Monday, August 27, 2012 at Fairview Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio. She was born July 14, 1923 in Cassville, Ohio a daughter of...

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Don’t drink and drive

JEWETT – The Jewett police department is participating in the “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” program, as part of the National Enforcement Mobilizations 2012,...

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