Holmes County, OHTimes Reporter

Holmes Training Center opens Aaron Kaufman Memorial Basketball Court

HOLMESVILLE The grounds of the Holmes Training Center continue to be put to good use, as the new Aaron Kaufman Memorial Basketball Court was celebrated Friday with a ribbon-cutting dedication ceremony. Holmes County Board of Developmental Disabilities Superintendent Marianne Mader said she was approached last fall by Jennifer Kaufman, widow...
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Massillon, OHTimes Reporter

Golden Eagles land Massillon hoopster

Kent State University at Tuscarawas is announcing the signing of a 2021 Massillon Washington High School graduate to their basketball team. On Thursday, Cameron (Cam) Burgi signed a National Letter of Intent to play for the Golden Eagles. Burgi, primarily a guard/small forward, was a three-year member of the Tigers...
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Cambridge, OHTimes Reporter

Kyle Pertuset tabbed to lead Cambridge boys basketball program

Cambridge High has a new voice leading the Bobcats' boys basketball program following the Cambridge City Schools Board of Education approving Kyle Pertuset as the new head boys basketball coach Tuesday evening. Pertuset, a 2005 graduate of Minford High School comes to Cambridge following a three-year coaching stint at Jackson...
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Blissfield, OHToledo Blade

All-time trio of athletes powers Blissfield to success

BLISSFIELD – Whether it happens Saturday or the next week, Blissfield High School will be saying farewell to the best trio of three-sport athletes from one class the Royals have ever had. In case there's an argument on that declaration, no less of an authority than Blissfield's 53rd-year baseball coach...
Midvale, OHTimes Reporter

Midvale Village Council

KEY ACTION Village Officials announced the names of several streets that are to be resurfaced this year. They are Gundy Drive, Barnhill Road and the parking lot at the town hall. The intersection of State Street and Barnhill Road is being considered as well. DISCUSSION: Fiscal Officer Georgianne Turner said...
Cambridge, OHYour Radio Place

Cambridge announces new girls and boys head basketball coaches for 2021-22

CAMBRIDGE, Ohio–The Cambridge High School Girls and Boys basketball squads will be under new leadership this winter. During Tuesday night’s Board of Education meeting Tim Leppla was given a contract as Head Girls Varsity Basketball Coach for the 2021-2022 school year. Leppla is hardly a newcomer to the Bobcat program...
Zanesville, OHYour Radio Place

Chester "Dale" Young Jr.

Chester “Dale” Young, Jr. Loving husband and father was born in Zanesville, Ohio on June 28th, 1938 to Chester Dale Young, Sr. and Thelma (Hall) Young. He passed on June 8, 2021 at 2:30 AM in his home surrounded by his loving family. Dale was employed by Stancor Electronics for...
Strasburg, OHTimes Reporter

Adam Hall named new Strasburg-Franklin Local Schools Superintendent

STRASBURG – At a special meeting Monday night, Strasburg High School/Middle School Principal Adam Hall was given a three-year contract as Superintendent, effective Aug. 1. He will receive $95,000 annually and will also remain as boys’ varsity basketball coach. The vote was 4-1 for the superintendent position. Dan Donato, Kevin...
Zanesville, OHbolin-dierkesfuneralhome.com

Glenna I. Maxwell

Glenna I. Maxwell, 95, of Zanesville, passed away, June 4, 2021 at Genesis Hospice-Morrison House, Zanesville. She was born September 15, 1925 in Zanesville, a daughter of the late Arthur and Ola Davis Johnson. She was a homemaker and an active member of Norval Park Church of Christ for over 60 years. She was baptized in 1948 and taught bible classes. Glenna graduated from Lash High School in Zanesville in 1943 where she was active in sports in Junior and Senior High. She was a 4-H leader for seven years.. Glenna enjoyed Ohio State football and basketball and the Cincinnati Reds and the Cleveland Indians.
Zanesville, OHWHIZ

Zanesville High School hosts overnight Boys Basketball Camp

ZANESVILLE, Ohio- Zanesville high school is currently holding its first ever overnight boys basketball camp. The 3 day camp is for players grades 7 through 12 and includes the players participating in developing more than just skills for the court. The kids checked in to the camp on Thursday to...
Caldwell, OHYour Radio Place

Carol Diana Minosky

Carol Diana Minosky, age 79, of Caldwell, Ohio, died Thursday, June 3, 2021, at Astoria Place in Cambridge. She was born February 5, 1942, in Wheeling, West Virginia, daughter of the late Nick and Edna Kuhn Masciarelli. Diana grew up on her parent’s farm near Lewisville. She was a 1960 graduate of Skyview High School, where she was a cheerleader and homecoming queen. She met the love of her life, Ronnie Minosky, at a Belle Valley basketball game and they were wed at the former St. Joseph Catholic Church in Burkhart. They began their married life in Cleveland, later moving to Zanesville and then to Caldwell to raise their children. Diana dedicated her life to being a great wife, mother, and grandmother. In addition to being a homemaker, she worked as a waitress, a factory worker, and as a sales associate at K-Mart for 25 years. She also had her own business with her husband Ronnie, selling collectible teddy bears at trade shows and flea markets for 10 years. She was meticulous in all that she did. She enjoyed listening to music. She was a huge fan of Elvis Presley and loved his music.
New Philadelphia, OHWFMJ.com

Liberty's Dawson signs celebratory letter

Liberty senior O’Marion Dawson is continuing his education and basketball career at Kent State Tuscarawas in New Philadelphia, Ohio, under the direction of Head Coach Richard Tharp. Dawson signed his letter celebratory letter today. During his time with the Leopards, Dawson was a nominee for Trumbull County Player of the...
Tuscarawas, OHTimes Reporter

Youngstown Liberty center commits to Golden Eagles

Kent State University at Tuscarawas is announcing the signing of a 2021 Youngstown Liberty High School graduate to their basketball team. On Wednesday, O’Marion Dawson signed a National Letter of Intent to play for the Golden Eagles. Dawson, primarily a center, was a two-year letter winner for the Leopards basketball...
Mount Vernon, OHMount Vernon News

MVNU’s Gregoy, Knox earn CoSIDA honors

MOUNT VERNON – On Tuesday, May 25, Jevon Knox of the Mount Vernon Nazarene University men’s basketball team was named to the CoSIDA Academic All-America First Team, and Taylor Gregory of the women’s basketball team was named to the Second Team. The CoSIDA Academic All-America program recognizes the nation’s top...
New Concord, OHmuskingum.edu

Giving Through Muskingum: Matt Dansby ‘05

When you give through Muskingum, you can change the world!. Matt Dansby ’05 is the building principal of Tussing Elementary School in the Columbus-area Pickerington Local School District. He began his career as a second-grade teacher in Pickerington’s Fairfield Elementary School, became an Assistant Principal at Tussing – where he was honored with the 2014-2015 State of Ohio Assistant Principal of the Year Award – and has served as Tussing’s Principal since 2015.
Cambridge, OHDaily Jeffersonian

CHS's Dominic Cork signs with Wittenberg

Cambridge High School's Dominic Cork will be attending Wittenberg University in the fall, majoring in computer science. Throughout his high school career, Dominic favored math and computer programming classes, and excelled in the classroom as well as on the many courts, fields, tracks and courses he played sports on. Graduating...