Author: Leigh Ann Rutledge

Norma L. Baughman, 79

Norma Louise (Bright) Brumbaugh went to be with her Savior Oct. 24, 2020.   Born Feb. 23, 1941, in Munroe County, TN, she was the youngest of 10 children to John Erskin and Alva Mae Bright.   A lifetime resident of Carroll County, she graduated from Carrollton High School in 1959. On Feb. 15, 1961, Norma married her husband, Walter Lynn Brumbaugh. They have spent the last 60 years together. She was

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Robin D. Gotschall

Robin Diane Gotschall, 65, of Jewett went home to be with the Lord Monday, Oct. 19, 2020. Born July 29, 1955, in Dennison, she was a daughter of the late Charles “Froggie” Gotschall and Berniece Baker Gotschall. She graduated from Jewett-Scio High School in 1973. She worked as a nurse’s aide at Morning View Nursing Home in New Philadelphia and the Harrison County Home near Cadiz. Robin was a member

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Randy L Strawder, 67

Randy Leroy Strawder, 67. of Malvern, passed away at his residence Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020.  Born Aug. 6, 1953, in Carrollton, he was a son to Arlie and Evelyn (Moyer) Strawder.  Randy worked as a maintenance supervisor for 35 years at Lake Mohawk. He also owned Randy’s Oldies DJ Services.Randy is survived by a son, Jason Fox of Elyria; two brothers, Gary (Twila) Strawder of Minerva and Donald (Carol) Strawder of Malvern;

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Mildred J. Graham, 88

Mildred J.  “Midge” Graham, 88, a lifetime Dellroy resident, died Thursday afternoon, Oct. 15, 2020, in Mercy Medical Center in Canton following a period of declining health. Born Nov. 10, 1931, in Dellroy, she was the daughter of the late Ross Rowen and Nila Mildred Barrick King. On Nov. 10, 1950, she married her late husband, Roger Jerry Graham, in Jackson, MI. Roger passed away Jan. 17, 2014.  In addition to her parents

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Classifieds

Help Wanted St. John’s Villa Hiring for the following positions: Full time afternoon shift 2:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. and 11a.m. to 11 p.m. every other weekend. Starts at $11.25. Full time, day thru the week with afternoon hours on E.O. weekend Part time afternoons 2:30 to 10 p.m. and every other weekend 11p.m.to 11a.m. Starts at $11.25 per hour. Part time child day care, starts at $10 per hour

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Siedel reaches career milestone

Conotton Valley senior Emily Siedel reached a career milestone Oct. 13 in the 1A Ohio Valley Athletic Conference (OVAC) Volleyball Semifinal. “Emily Siedel had a memorable night as she tallied 17 digs to reach 1,000 career digs!” Coach Jennifer Gordon stated. However, the Rockets fell to Wellsville in three, 13-25, 18-25, 18-25. Kendall Schaar had six kills and nine digs. Autumn Brown added five kills and nine digs.

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Hutchison sparks Hornets 35-26 come- from-behind win over South Central

By Carol McIntire Editor Malvern is moving on to the third round of the Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) playoffs. The No. 5 seeded Hornets defeated the South Central Trojans 35-26 Friday in front of a home crowd and will play No. 4 seed Dalton Oct. 23 at Dalton in a Division VII Region 25 contest. The Hornets received a bye the first week. The hosts put points on

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Carrollton survives 21-13 against Marion-Franklin, advances to third round

By Carol McIntire Editor Survival is the only thing that matters when post season tournament time rolls around: teams survive to play another week. Saturday night on the south side of Columbus, the Carrollton Warriors survived against a strong, physical Marion-Franklin team and advanced in the Ohio High School Athletic Association Division IV football tournament with a 21-13 victory. “This is tournament football,” Warrior Coach Jim Tsilimos told his team

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Firefighters put in long day Oct. 15

Area firefighters responded to three calls within a matter of hours Oct. 15. Carrollton village firefighters were toned for a second-floor apartment fire in the downtown area at 1:32 a.m. Chief Shane Thomas told The Messenger he immediately knew the dangers a fire could cause in the downtown area and requested Sandy Creek bring their ladder truck. Thomas said the renter of the single-person apartment was not home when the

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Halloween events are a go!

Halloween 2020 falls on Oct. 31 and villages, churches and others are holding trick-or-treat and events this year, some of which are taking on a new form. Oct. 31 Trick-or-Treat and events: Anyone wishing to participate should turn their porch light on. Amsterdam: 5-7 p.m. Amsterdam Community Church, Bear Rd.: Trunk-or-treat 5-7 p.m. Bergholz: 4-6 p.m. Bowerston: 5-6:30 p.m. Carrollton: 5:30-7 p.m. Carrollton Church of God: Free food, candy, music

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