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Feb 21, 2016 12:00 AM

Diabetessupportgroup inLouisville 

At least 171 million people worldwide have diabetes, this figure is likely to be more than double by 2030. Around 3.2 million deaths every year are attributable to complications of diabetes; six deaths every minute. Diabetes is a complex disease that takes a lot of time, research

Jan 22, 2016 10:00 AM

Craft nightplanned atarea church 

The Louisville First Assembly of God Church will hold a scrapbooking and craft night on Friday, Jan.

Nov 27, 2015 10:00 AM

Stark Crop Producers set to meet Dec. 1 

Many agricultural topics were discussed at the recent Stark Crop Producers breakfast meeting Nov. 3 at the Firehouse Family Restaurant.

Gun owners share thoughts about control, legislation at recent show
Nov 8, 2015 12:00 AM

Gun owners share thoughts about control, legislation at recent show 

Area gun owners recently offered their thoughts about control, legislation and other topics revolving around the issue at a recent gun show organized by Heritage Arms, LLC in North Canton.

By Tesa Strasser Mr. Thrifty
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Sep 10, 2015 12:00 AM

Patriot Dayto be heldin Alliance 

ALLIANCE -- Within hours on the morning of September 11, 2001, terrorists commandeered four passenger airliners, crashing them into both towers of the World Trade Center, the Pentagon and a Shanksville, Pa. field, resulting in the deaths of almost 3,000 people.

Sep 10, 2015 12:00 AM

Aultman offers wellness, cancer screening day 

The Aultman Cancer Center and Family Medicine of Carrollton are hosting a free wellness and cancer screening event Friday, Oct. 2 from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. at Aultman Carrollton.The Aultman Wellness and Cancer Screening Day will include free screenings for both men and women.

Feb 25, 2015 10:00 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.

Feb 4, 2015 10:00 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.

Dec 3, 2014 10:00 AM

OSU Stark County to hold Food for Thought Fest 

Looking for a way to get the family eating healthier and a way to support local farmers? Then you need to join The Ohio State University Extension Stark County at Anthony Petitti Greenhouse and Garden Center on Saturday, Dec. 6, 9 a.m.-12 p.m., for the Winter Food for Thought Festival.

Nov 19, 2014 10:00 AM

Mercy's Age 1 dental campaign promotes dental health in young children 

Mercy Medical Center recently kicked off its Age 1 Dental campaign with free dental screenings at the JRC Learning Center in northeast Canton.

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Nov 12, 2014 10:00 AM

Mistakes hurt Louisville football team in playoff loss to Poland 

LOUISVILLE -- Bolstered by a stout running game and an opportunistic defense, Poland Seminary started fast and finished strong against Louisville.Never trailing, the Bulldogs outscored the Leopards 41-21 Friday night in a Division III regional quarterfinal in Louisville Stadium.

By Mike Keating Special To Mr. Thrifty
Nov 5, 2014 10:00 AM

Stark State College to host Veterans Day program 

Stark State College will host a Veterans Day celebration honoring all student, faculty, staff and community veterans Nov. 11 from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. The free event is open to the public and will be held in room M100 of the college's Business and Entrepreneurial Building at 6200 Frank Ave.

Oct 29, 2014 10:00 AM

Carroll County sees fourth traffic fatality 

The Carroll County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a 35-year-old New Philadelphia woman in connection with an Oct. 25 car accident on Briar Road (C.R. 40). Carroll County Sheriff Dale Williams reported at an Oct.

By Sara Klein Mr. Thrifty Staff Writer
Louisville artist's exhibit is 
on display at Mount Union
Aug 6, 2014 10:00 AM

Louisville artist's exhibit is on display at Mount Union 

ALLIANCE, --Local photographer Mark Pitocco of Louisville, Ohio, chose the University of Mount Union's Huston-Brumbaugh Nature Center as the location to photograph for his exhibit, "A Sense of Place.

Aug 3, 2014 12:00 AM

'Spaghetti at 6' set at the McKinley Museum 

The McKinley Presidential Library & Museum will hold a special family program highlighting the exhibit "Peanuts...Naturally" on Thursday, Aug. 7 at 6 p.m.

Aug 3, 2014 12:00 AM

AEP Ohio recognizes Louisville as a community winner in energy savers pilot program 

GAHANNA, Ohio-- AEP Ohio, a unit of American Electric Power has announced three communities have exceeded their participation goals in Community Energy Savers, an innovative, new energy efficiency pilot program.

Aug 3, 2014 12:00 AM

Attorney general warns consumbers of grant scams 

COLUMBUS-- Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is warning consumers to beware of scam calls offering government grants.Since Jan. 1, the Attorney General's office has received more than 100 reports of suspected grant scams.

Aug 3, 2014 12:00 AM

Aultman announces August Health Talks 

Aultman Hospital presents the following free Health Talk programs during the month of August: Wednesday, Aug. 6: Modern Treatment of Peripheral Vascular Disease will be presented by Jeffrey Prem, M.D., Vascular Surgeon at Aultman North Canton Medical Group, 6-7:30 p.m.

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Aug 3, 2014 12:00 AM

Aultman Critical Care Medicine offers 'Comfort Care' program 

The Aultman Critical Care Medicine team recently launched a program to provide additional comfort for loved ones of dying patients. The Comfort Care program includes a brochure with common end-of-life signs, so families can understand what is happening with their loved ones.

Aug 3, 2014 12:00 AM

East Canton to collect cans for burned children victims 

The Village of East Canton will be collecting aluminum cans on Saturday, Aug. 2 to benefit Aluminum Cans for Burned Children. A trailer will be available in front of Village Hall, located at 130 Cedar Street South.Bagged aluminum may be placed in the trailer from dawn until dusk that day.