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Working together, agencies find solution to road issue

By Carol McIntire Editor Meter and Merth roads in Augusta Township will soon  be prepared to adequately handle the weight of semi trucks delivering material to a Carroll County business, thanks to a collaboration between township, county and state agencies. Miller’s Rolling Acres Metal, a metal and lumber supply company,

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Man holds Sherrodsville postal worker at gun point

By Carol McIntire Editor An Akron man is being held in the Carroll County jail after holding a gun to the head of a Sherrodsville post office employee June 18. Sheriff Dale Williams said the man, 47-year-old Justin Gerald Bendo, whose address is listed as Akron, was staying at a

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Carrollton Council agrees to discuss no-smoking proposal

By Leigh Ann Rutledge CCM Reporter The 5th St. Park was discussed during the June 13 Carrollton Council meeting.  Caitlin Mathews-Smith, community engagement coordinator for the Carroll County General Health District, visited council to explain the department’s tobacco program. She noted they develop tobacco free policies for parks, etc. at

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News you want from people you know

The June 15 issue of The Carroll County Messenger hits newsstands this afternoon. Find out what’s happening around the county, end of school news and more. Check out the classifieds, court news and learn about a free fishing weekend. To get The Messenger delivered to your mailbox or inbox, call

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Strawberries, pulls top menu at Augusta

By Carol McIntire Editor Strawberries topped the menu at the annual Augusta Strawberry Festival with visitors standing in line for extended periods of time for the sweet treats. . Just as popular this year was two nights of deadweight tractor pulls and the annual Strawberry Parade which filled the Firemen’s

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Grab the golf clubs and head to Carroll Meadows July 9

Golf outing benefits Sheriff’s K9 program The 10th annual K9 golf outing will take place July 9 at Carroll Meadows Golf Course in Carrollton.  The four-person scramble begins with an 8 a.m. shotgun start. Cost is $70 per person and includes a steak dinner. Sign up at Carroll Meadows or

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Summer meals offered at CMS

Carrollton Exempted Village School District is participating in the federally funded Seamless Summer Option of the National School Lunch Program. Under the Seamless Summer Option, nutritious meals are provided free of charge to all children 18 years and younger at Carrollton Middle School cafeteria on Scio Rd., Carrollton. Meals will

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Summer fun activities!

Pick up the June 8 issue of The Carroll County Messenger on newsstands this afternoon. Learn about all the fun activities throughout the summer, such as homecomings, music events and a new artisan and farmer’s market. See what’s for sale in the classifieds and more! To get The Messenger delivered

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