Day: June 22, 2021

Flag retirement ceremony

A Flag Retirement ceremony was held June 14 at the VFW Fighting McCooks Post 3301 on Chase Rd., Carrollton. Commander James Newbold offered a brief history of Flag Day, which was officially established in 1916 by President Woodrow Wilson. Newbold noted, the Second Continental Congress passed a resolution June 14, 1777. The resolution states, “the flag of the United States be 13 stripes, alternate red and white” and “the union

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Local weightlifter sets national mark

Several area weightlifters recently competed in the World Raw Federation competition. Dustin Kempf set national records for the Open Abs 165 lbs. Sub Master with the following:  Squat, 540 lbs.; bench 308 lbs.; deadlift, 600 lbs.; for a total of 1,448 lbs. Mike Buckey won first in the 198 lbs. open. His results were: Squat, 606 lbs.; bench 308 lbs.; deadlift, 672 lbs.; for a total of 1,586 lbs. Nick Perorazio

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June is Dairy Month!

Just for fun…. How much do you know about the dairy industry? We gathered some fun facts, with the help of the American Dairy Association Mideast, to share what most readers aren’t aware. Enjoy! *About 73 percent of calcium available in the food supply is provided by milk and milk products. *Milk is paced with essential nutrients, including protein, calcium and vitamin D. *Chocolate milk’s combination of fluids, carbs and

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GUNS & AMMO Dick’s Gun Shop, 10021 Malibu Rd., Minerva, 44657, Mon., Tues., Thurs., 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. – 330-868-3265. BUYING Top prices paid for clean pre-owned guns, rifles, handguns and Thompson center muzzleloaders, estate purchases also. RUNZO’S Outdoor Sports on the strip St. Rt. 62 in Beloit  330-537-2137.  Check Us Out on FB. WANTED Standing Timber & Walnut Trees. CALL Carroll County Logging 330-738-2050  or 440-897-0863 Local and

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Around the county…

June – Mondays – Lunch 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. by donation at the West Twp. Community Center on SR 212 in New Cumberland.  Includes many sides, dessert and a drink. Plus, The Loft Resale Shop open 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Tuesdays – Carrollton Rotary Club meets at St. John’s Villa at noon. June 24 – Carroll County Arts Center – Paint your pet with Rita Woodruff. Mat and

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Second motion filed to dismiss Baker manslaughter case

A motion to dismiss the voluntary manslaughter case against a Carroll County sheriff deputy has been filed for the second time. The motion was filed June 19 by Kimberly Kendall Corral, attorney for deputy Jacob E. Baker, in the clerk of courts office following what was scheduled as the final pre-trial hearing before Baker’s two-week trial begins July 19. Corral and Special Prosecutor Jason P. Reese of Canton met behind

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Vera M. Toalston, 96

Vera Mae Toalston, 96, of Carrollton, died Friday, June 18, 2021. Born Dec. 19, 1924, she was the daughter of the late George and Vinnie (Betz) Adams. Vera graduated from Carrollton High School in 1944, and married her high school sweetheart Roy J. Toalston, Sept. 5, 1946. She worked at Triangle Novelty in Malvern and the Scio Pottery before retiring in 1986 from TRW in Minerva. In addition to her

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