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Officer Involved Shooting during Domestic Call

A Wednesday morning incident involving a domestic situation turned fatal for the suspect. Tuscarawas County Sheriff Orvis Campbell explains that the 911 call came in at 9:25am from a Mineral City woman. He says that deputies were nearby so they arrived on scene, to the small fenced-in backyard, by 9:33am.
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Candidate night at KSU Tuscarawas on Oct. 5

NEW PHILADELPHIA ‒ The League of Women Voters of Tuscarawas County will host a candidates night at 6 p.m. Oct. 5 in Founders Hall at Kent State University at Tuscarawas, 330 University Drive. Candidates will have a few minutes to introduce themselves, then will answer questions gathered from the...
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Tuscarawas County sports scoreboard for Tuesday, September 27

Region 7 - 1. Uniontown Lake (6-0) 15.9667, 2. Massillon Washington (5-1) 15.0333, 3. Westerville South (5-1) 13.65, 4. Sunbury Big Walnut (5-1) 11.9217, 5. Pataskala Watkins Memorial (5-1) 10.3586, 6. Dover (4-2) 9.0379, 7. Pataskala Licking Hts. (4-2) 8.2364, 8. Green (3-3) 8.0333, 9. North Canton Hoover (4-2) 7.7833, 10. Canal Winchester (4-2) 7.2667, 11. Cols. St. Francis DeSales (3-3) 7.2333, 12. Worthington Kilbourne (2-4) 7.05, 13. Massillon Perry (4-2) 6.9318, 14. Ashville Teays Valley (3-3) 5.5126, 15. Cols. St. Charles (3-3) 5.3106, 16. Wooster (3-3) 5.2833, 17. Cols. Northland (2-3) 4.9705, 18. Cols. Independence (3-2) 4.6218, 19. Cols. Briggs (3-2) 4.5069, 20. Dublin Scioto (1-5) 2.2.
TUSCARAWAS COUNTY, OH

Tireless county recycle/reuse advocate calls it a day

During Katrina Carpenter’s 15 years as an educator with Perry County Waste Reduction and Recycling (PCWRR), anyone who encountered her probably noticed first of all her boundless enthusiasm. Here is a woman who freely admits to being driven since childhood to make the world a better place – and you believe her. Though she recently retired, and plans to spend more time on family matters, Carpenter seems unlikely ever to lose her passion for taking care of the planet. “That ethic will always be instilled...
PERRY COUNTY, OH
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$100,000 Bail in Case Involving Two Children

An alleged case had a hearing Monday afternoon to establish bail for the accused. The goal of the prosecution and the defense was to explain why bail should or should not be established for 35-year-old Brock Croy, who is charged with endangering children; as well as, rape and gross sexual imposition, both with a sexually violent predator specification.
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New Sheriff in Carroll, Election in November

CARROLLTON, Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – A rapid succession for the top law enforcement post in Carroll County. Lt Calvin Graham was sworn in on Monday to succeed 74-year-old Sheriff Dale Williams who passed away over the weekend. Common Pleas Judge Michael Reppela administered the oath of office.
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TCEDC Makes Broadband Pitch to Commissioners

Nick McWilliams reporting – With broadband talks ongoing throughout the rural United States, Tuscarawas County is working to plan for growth. The Tuscarawas County Economic Development Corporation met with county commissioners recently to discuss their findings from recent surveys, which asked unserved residents to talk about their internet needs and available speeds.
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Tusky Valley Ruritan Club meets

Tusky Valley Ruritan Club met Sept. 20 for its regular dinner meeting at the Fairfield Fire Department in Somerdale with 14 members in attendance. The Ladies Auxiliary served a pork chop dinner. Jeff Latimer thanked the club members who participated in the Adopt a Highway Cleanup project along State Route...
SOMERDALE, OH

Sammi Miller of Garaway heads IVC golf team

Sammi Miller of Garaway, a junior, has been selected Inter Valley Conference Player of the Year for girls golf. Miller was also named to the first team, along with Garaway teammates Olivia Immel, Brooklyn Numbers, Sydny Prysi, Hannah Steiner and Camryn Ianniello. Ianniello is a sophomore and the others are all juniors.
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Dover Hoping to Address Congestion at Park During Games

Nick McWilliams reporting – As fall league baseball and softball winds down, Dover city officials are hoping to address traffic concerns and parking issues. The subject was brought up by Councilman Greg Bair after he received some complaints over where vehicles were parking and potential liabilities that could be created.
DOVER, OH
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News Brief: Fundraiser Honors Sheriff Williams, Local School Gets Blue Ribbon Designation…

~ A GoFundMe has been set up to honor the late Carroll County Sheriff, Dale Williams. The fundraiser is in place of flowers and will benefit the Carroll County K-9 Unit and was created by Williams’s son, Todd. The goal is marked at $5,000, and as of early Wednesday morning, over $2,000 was raised. The page reads that the 74-year-old died Saturday, September 24th, and had lived a life of service. Visitation at the Bell-Herron Gymnasium, in Carrollton, will take place Thursday, from 4pm to 7pm, and the funeral service will be on Friday.
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