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Quarry Golf Club getting ready to open for ninth year
Feb 12, 2016 10:00 AM

Quarry Golf Club getting ready to open for ninth year 

The Quarry Golf Club in East Canton is getting ready to open for its ninth golf season later this spring. When it was first constructed and opened in the spring of 2007, the goal was to "make it a premiere course in the area," said Scott Schreck, the director of Granite Golf

By Walter Doerschuk The Press-news
Foltz Community Center welcomes enthusiastic new operations manager
Feb 12, 2016 10:00 AM

Foltz Community Center welcomes enthusiastic new operations manager

The Foltz Community Center celebrated its 20th anniversary in May of 2015. It has become an important part of the Osnaburg community life hosting many local club and organization meetings. Megan Stinchcomb was recently hired as the new operations director for the center. Her

By Tesa Strasserthe Press-news
Press-News travels to Hawaii
Aug 20, 2014 12:00 AM

Press-News travels to Hawaii 

Mike and Molly Murphy of Magnolia recently visited their son and daughter-in-law, Mike and Julianne Murphy in Hawaii and took the Press-News with them. They traveled there to see their new grandson, Liam, who was born on May 19.

Jun 4, 2014 10:00 AM

CANTON SOUTH CLASS OF 2014 

Canton South High School held its graduation ceremony at the Canton Baptist Temple on May 27. The class colors were crimson and charcoal, the class flower was the red lily and the class song was "Don't Blink" by Kenny Chesney.

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Jun 4, 2014 10:00 AM

SANDY VALLEY 

Sandy Valley High School held its graduation ceremony on Sunday, May 25 inside the school's gymnasium. The class motto was "Cherish yesterday, live today, dream tomorrow." -- Richard Bach. The valedictorians for the class of 2014 are Caitlyn McCaulley and Rebekah Molnar.

Jul 17, 2013 10:00 AM

Rybar earns degree from Miami (OH) 

Melanie A. Rybar, of East Canton was among 3,678 students from Miami University who received degrees during spring commencement exercises Saturday, May 11 at Yager Stadium. Rybar received a Bachelor of Science degree.

By Ryan Smith News Leader Staff Writer
Jun 19, 2013 10:00 AM

Hometown paper photo contest continues 

The Stelluto family's photo taken in Italy is the first entry in this year's "Take your Hometown" on Vacation" photo contest.

2013 Graduation Memories
Jun 5, 2013 3:11 PM

2013 Graduation Memories 

These pictures appeared in the "2013 Graduation Memories" tab in the June 6 issue of the Press-News. Photos were taken by John McLauglin and Karen Mundy. Pick up a copy of this week's Press-News to see the full graduation memories tab.

Young and not-so-young love the jolly ol' guy
Dec 27, 2012 12:42 AM

Young and not-so-young love the jolly ol' guy 

Raymond Helmick, of East Sparta, has thrilled young and old, as he has made his Santa appearances throught the greater Stark County area. A few years ago this 88-year-old lady and her grandchild had their photo taken with "Santa" at the Canton Centre Mall.

The children were nestled all snug in their beds, while visions of sugar-plums danced in their heads
Dec 25, 2012 12:00 AM

The children were nestled all snug in their beds, while visions of sugar-plums danced in their heads 

On "the night before Christmas" at the Magnolia home of Jim and Pam Miller, of Magnolia at least nine stockings will be "hung by the chimney with care."The family will have a house full at Christmas, but it should be loads of fun when St. Nicholas comes down the chimney "with a bound.

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Two generations in East Canton talk to Old St. Nicholas
Dec 25, 2012 12:00 AM

Two generations in East Canton talk to Old St. Nicholas 

A family member sent in a photo of Courtney Mitchell, a 2010 graduate of East Canton High School, visiting with Santa in 2002. The seventh-grader came along to help out little brother, Mitch, who was not sure whether he wanted to look at the bearded guy, on whose lap he was sitting.

North Pole here I come!
Dec 19, 2012 10:00 AM

North Pole here I come!

Camrynn, the 2-year old daughter of Jim and Laurie Fragasse, was surrounded by tiny Santas as she shows her excitement to go on the Polar Express on Nov. 29.Camrynn took the trip on the Cuyahoga Valley train system with her "nana and papa," Linda and Glen Stark, of Magnolia.

Crone canines visit 
Santa in Carrollton
Dec 12, 2012 10:00 AM

Crone canines visit Santa in Carrollton 

The pets of Bob and Jenn Crone and family visited Santa Claus and gave the jolly ol' guy some pointers on the latest chew toys and treats for dogs!Luna (the mini schnauzer) and Dozer (the St.

Silly Santa shots sought
Nov 28, 2012 10:00 AM

Silly Santa shots sought

Do you have a cute, funny or down-right silly photo with jolly ol' St. Nick?Is your child looking terrified or pulling on Santa's beard or maybe it is an adult, not a child, sitting on Santa's lap. Is Santa looking a little grumpy or tired?

Nov 20, 2012 12:00 AM

Desserts for the holiday season 

Ice Cream Sandwich Cake11 vanilla, chocolate, neopolitan or strawberry ice cream sandwich1 (16 oz.) Cool Whip1 (16 oz.

Nov 20, 2012 12:00 AM

Recipe winners are announced 

The staff of The News Leader and The Press-News thanks everyone who submitted recipes for its cookbook/gift guide this year.As always, the recipes are a mix of new and traditional. With all the great cooks and bakers in the area, picking the winners is always challenging.

Sep 12, 2012 10:00 AM

2012 'Take Your Hometown on Vacation' has ended

The 2012 "Press-News Take Your Hometown on Vacation" photo contest is now officially ended and no other photos will be accepted for this year. Look in upcoming issues of the newspaper for the announcement of our winners.

Aug 29, 2012 10:00 AM

Get your winning photo in by Sept. 8

Time is running out in the Press-News "Take Your Hometown on Vacation" photo contest, which ends Sept. 8.Kristina's Gifts, 8648 Waynesburg Drive, Waynesburg; Kerchner's Hallmark Store, 226 East Main St.

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Jul 29, 2012 12:00 AM

Answers to questions about Magnolia Mayors

Here are your answers:1. Mayor Robert Leach who continues to serve the village of Magnolia.2. Robert E. Beck who was 21 years old when he took office.3. Lewis G. Kemp who probably served until his death.4.

Jul 29, 2012 12:00 AM

Canal Days pie contest set for Aug. 11

A pie contest will be held during the Sandy & Beaver Canal Days on Saturday, Aug. 11, at the bandstand. The time of the contest is 4 p.m., with the auction at 4:30.Participants can enter in the adult or junior categories in cream, fruit or miscellaneous.