Day: June 16, 2020

Warriors hit the practice field

Members of the 2020 Carrollton High School football team are on the practice field at Community Field. Second-year coach Jim Tsilimos said the squad is hosting conditioning drills three days a week during the month of June, under guidelines set forth by the Ohio High School Athletic Association and the county health department.Members of the team were learning defensive drills June 12 when the above photo was taken.

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Jim Myers wrapping up UNFINISHED BUSINESS

‘My goal is to sell the business as operational, help the new owner get running and then retire.’ By Carol McIntireEditorAsk Jim Myers what he plans to do when he retires and you’ll get a simple answer without hesitation, “Whatever I want.”At age 68, Myers is beginning to look toward the day when he hangs up his well-worn denim apron for the final time, but has a few things to

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Thursday night cruise-in draws crowd

Cool cars fill slots on Carrollton Public Square The only thing missing was the car hop on roller skates at the inaugural Thursday night Carrollton Cruise-In.Held on Public Square, a total of 31 cars were on display while owners and visitors talked and shared stories.The cruise-in will be held every Thursday, weather permitting.Longtime Carrollton resident Rich Henderson cruises in a 1958 red Chevy. Due to Ponderosa closing, Carrollton and the

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Livestock Quotes June 15

CYA Exchange, LLC dba Carrollton Livestock Auction Sale Date: 6/15/2020 Total # of Head Sold: 112 Cattle Feeder Cattle Light Steers & Bulls 250-525# $136.00 to $190.00 Heavy Steers & Bulls 525-900# $78.00 to $146.00 Light Heifers 250-525# $134.00 to $152.00 Heavy Heifers 525-900# $89.00 to $126.00 Cows Bred Cow by the head $670.00 to $800.00 Good Cows $59.00 to $72.50 Medium Cows $42.00 to $58.00 Canner Cutters $31.00 &

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Classifieds

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Advisors present awards, recognize area FFA members

At Carrollton Carrollton FFA members were recognized through a video presentation developed by Kelli Pridemore and Ryan Borland, advisors.Tabby Ferren received the 2020 Honorary Degree. She has been an active participant in the FFA Alumni and a great supporter of Carrollton FFA. She assisted with the fruit sale, FFA Week and worked at the cider stand at the Algonquin Mill Festival.Outstanding AwardsStar award winners included: Madilynn Baker, star greenhand; Jessi

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ODOT safety study focuses on section of Canton Rd.

Village Administrator Mark Wells updated Carrollton Council on projects and studies within the village at the June 8 meeting.The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) is conducting a safety study on Canton Rd. ODOT is tabulating accident information over the past 10 years from Daringer Ave. to Bacon Rd. The purpose of the study is to analyze the crash trends along the segment with primary emphasis on the high priority segment

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Customers invited to share memories with longtime Ashton’s employee

Anna Thornton plans to hang up her Ashton 5¢ and 10¢ Store smock for the final time June 19 after 26 years of service.Anna began her career in the hardware department, and has become known the past several years as the lady behind the candy counter and the cash register. She also manages the greeting card section of the 60 W. Main St., Carrollton, store.Customers can stop in to share

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Summer reading program goes online to ‘Imagine your story’

“Hey all you wild and not-so-wild and crazy kids out there! Gosh we miss seeing your sweet smiling silly faces!” said Marcia Schaffer, children’s librarian at the Carroll County District Library. “Guess what’s coming?!  Come on…guess!”The Summer Reading Program is underway. The theme is “Imagine Your Story”. Participants will have the opportunity to read about dragons, unicorns, fairy tales, ogres and much more. “We are so excited!  We are working feverishly to get

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Plans underway for return of Coley’s Reunion in fall

They’re back!The Coley’s Reunion Committee confirmed the Coley’s Reunion, held Friday after Thanksgiving, will be back in 2020.The reunion will take place Nov. 27 from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. at the Long’s Lock Up building along Canton Rd.“We are bringing it back the same as it was,” said Scott Tasker, a committee member. “We’ll have chili, sandwiches and beer.”Plans are at the groundwork stage with members choosing a bowl

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