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Aug 3, 2014 12:00 AM

Food for the People Car Raffle continues 

CANTON -- Ten semi-finalists took a step closer to winning a 2014 Chevrolet Impala Thursday following the first drawing of the Food for the People Car Raffle benefiting Stark County Hunger Task Force.

Aug 3, 2014 12:00 AM

MEALS ON WHEELS 

Local nutrition sites for Meals on Wheels are North Industry Christian Church, 425 45th St., Canton; Indian Run Manor, Waynesburg; Louisville Paradise United Church of Christ, 619 E. Main St. Louisville, OH 44641; Cherrie Turner Towers, 700 McKinley Ave.

Aug 3, 2014 12:00 AM

Rock the Park to feature Luke Witte and Matthew West 

Basketball legend turned minister Luke Witte will be the featured speaker when Rock The Park 2014 stages its fourth Christian rock concert on Aug. 17 at Metzger Park in Louisville.

Shop for a Cause set for 
one-year-old cancer patient
Aug 3, 2014 12:00 AM

Shop for a Cause set for one-year-old cancer patient 

Annika is one-year-old and facing very serious medical challenges. A benefit shopping experience will be offered for her on Friday, Aug. 8, 5:30-8 p.m. at Indian Run Christian Church, 8368 Hill Church St.

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Shop for a Cause set for 
one-year-old cancer patient
Aug 3, 2014 12:00 AM

Shop for a Cause set for one-year-old cancer patient 

Annika is one-year-old and facing very serious medical challenges. A benefit shopping experience will be offered for her on Friday, Aug. 8, 5:30-8 p.m. at Indian Run Christian Church, 8368 Hill Church St.

Aug 3, 2014 12:00 AM

Sports for Sound to host fundraising event 

The first Sports for Sound fund-raising event will be held Saturday, Aug. 23 at the Eastern Sports Complex with all proceeds assisting hearing impaired patients in Tuscarawas and Carroll Counties.

Jul 16, 2014 10:00 AM

Free Christian rock concert coming to Louisville 

Rock the Park is a free Christian rock concert that takes place every August at Metzger Park on South Nickelplate in Louisville. This year's date is Aug. 17.Contemporary Christian singer/songwriter Matthew West will be the featured artist.

Jul 2, 2014 10:00 AM

Downtown Days and Farmer's Market will be July 5 

Louisville Downtown Days and Farmer's Market will be held in downtown Louisville on the following Saturdays: July 5, Aug. 9, Sept 6 and Oct. 4, from 9 a.m. to noon.Groups individuals, vendors, businesses, churches and service clubs are invited to set up tables. Set-up is free.

May 27, 2014 12:00 AM

Louisville YMCA to host 10K raceto host annual race 

The ninth annual Louisville Area YMCA 10K and 2-mile race is set for Saturday, June 7. Registration is now open and family rates are available.

May 7, 2014 10:00 AM

Drilling companies required to install seismic monitors 

The state will now require companies drilling horizontally for oil and gas in areas near known underground faults or that have experienced earthquakes to install seismic monitors to track future earth movement.

By Marc Kovac Dix Capital Correspondent
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Apr 2, 2014 10:00 AM

Oil Baron's Ball tickets still available 

The second annual Oil Baron's Ball will be held Saturday April 12 at Atwood Lake Resort. "We will literally "roll out the red carpet "once again for this grand event," said Gene Rudolph, general manager of Atwood Lake Resort.

Feb 26, 2014 10:00 AM

Dodgeball offered at Louisville YMCA 

The Louisville Area YMCA will once again have dodge ball for boys and girls ages 8-13 on Wednesdays beginning March 12. Coed divisions are ages 8-9, 10-11, and 12-13. Registration is open through March 1. For more information contact John Ianigro at 330-875-1611 ext. 203.

Feb 9, 2014 12:00 AM

Former Ohio State coach shares motivational message in Marlboro 

Curiosity never killed the cat when Jim Tressel was the head football coach at Ohio State and Youngstown State.Tressel indicated just that when he spoke to a packed crowd during The Chapel at Marlboro's Men and Boys' Sausage and Sauerkraut Dinner on Jan. 27.

By Walter Doerschuk Mr. Thrifty
Feb 9, 2014 12:00 AM

Mercy Heart Center to present free luncheon program Feb. 8 

CANTON-- Mercy Heart Center will offer a free luncheon and presentation entitled, "Sisters In Red: African American Women & Heart Disease", on Saturday, Feb. 8 at 11 a.m. The event will be held at Meyer's Lake Ballroom, located at 3218 Parkway St. NW in Canton.

Feb 9, 2014 12:00 AM

Soup at Six Lecture Series presents Mission Critical: How Timken Delivers Precision Aerospace Produ 

This month's Soup at Six on Feb. 20 will celebrate Black History Month, in conjunction with the Keller Gallery exhibit Black Wings: American Dreams of Flight. Jonathan Waller, Timken plant manager, will discuss The Timken Company's contributions to the aerospace industry.

Nov 17, 2013 12:00 AM

Blyer's Big Band to hold holiday kickoff dance 

Bob Blyer's Meadowbrook Big Band will present a holiday kickoff dance on Friday Nov. 22 from 7-10 pm at the Mayfield Senior Center. The center is located at 3825 13th St. SW in Canton. The music will consist of swing, foxtrot, waltz and Latin styles.

Nov 6, 2013 10:00 AM

Stark Parks activities announced 

Stark Parks announces the activities set for November.Sensational Seniors Monday Mileage, Nov. 4 and 18 Join in on a 2-mile hike along the Hoover Trail on Nov. 4 at 10 a.m. Meet at the parking lot behind Starbucks in Washington Square, located at 2197 E.

Sep 3, 2013 12:00 AM

Air Academy to be held at MAPS 

MAPS Air Museum will hold its Air Academy 2013 "The Miracle of Flight" on 10 consecutive Saturday morning sessions starting Sept. 14 and running to Nov. 16. The classes run from 9 a.m. to noon. Three class sessions will be held each Saturday.The academy is limited to 24 students.

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Aug 14, 2013 10:00 AM

Scio Bicycle Show and Swap Meet set for Aug. 17 

The Conotton Creek Trail Benefit Bicycle Show and Swap Meet will be Saturday, Aug. 17, noon-3 p.m., in Scio. The event is on the trail beside the covered bridge in Scio held in conjunction with the Fall Festival Car Show.

Jun 26, 2013 10:00 AM

Fundraisers set for Wycliffe Bible translators 

A fundraiser will be held on Saturday, July 6, at the Beech Mennonite Church for support of Bonnie (Conrad) and Galen Stutzman who are serving with Wycliffe Bible Translators at Jungle Aviation and Radio Services, Waxhaw, N.C. A helicopter will give rides from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.