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12/15/2018 10:38 AM
Ashland University Winter Graduation local graduates

The following students will receive degrees as part of Ashland University's Winter 2018 Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, Dec. 15: Justin Cheesman of Mansfield will receive a Bachelor of Arts. Cheesman is majoring in Business Administration.


12/06/2018 07:50 PM
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FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS Ashland University will officially begin its observance of the holiday season with the annual Festival of Lights at the Jack and Deb Miller Chapel at 7 p.m. on Sunday. The Christmas story is communicated in verse and song.


12/03/2018 05:13 AM
This Week's Personality: Jean Coleman's ministry helps grandparents raising grandchildren

A pastor for almost two decades, Jean Coleman entered into a new ministry this summer on an entirely volunteer basis. At the time of the creation of Redbird Resilient last spring, alarming figures came out about the disruption drug use was causing in the community.


11/30/2018 01:16 AM
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Bringing together the artwork made by graduating seniors in the Department of Art and Design, the Fall 2018 Senior Art Exhibition will open today, with an opening reception from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Coburn Art Gallery located in the Center for the Arts on the Ashland University campus. This year's exhibition, which will run through Dec. 16, includes digital art, painting, printmaking, graphic design and sculpture from three senior year artists - Samantha Rhonemus, Ellyn Kilpatrick and Zula Kile.


11/29/2018 06:39 PM
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TREE LIGHTING Join the City of Ashland for its first-ever official tree lighting at Corner Park, along with a fireworks show. The ceremony will kick off around 7 p.m. on Saturday, following Ashland Main Street's Christmas Parade.


11/28/2018 06:39 PM
Worker Who Drowned In Manure Pit Near Loudonville Identified

On Nov 16, 2018 a 22-year-old dairy farm worker drowned in a manure pit on County Road 175 north of Loudonville. "Juan Hernandez-Jimenez, 22, of Veracruz, Mexico was in a skid loader with a squeegee on the front, pushing cow manure from a barn to a holding pit."


11/27/2018 12:52 AM
UK Man Dies In Thanksgiving Day Car Accident In Knox County

The Mount Gilead Post of Ohio State Highway Patrol is currently investigating a two-vehicle crash that occurred around 6 AM on Thanksgiving Day. The crash occurred State Route 3 in Brown Township and resulted in one fatality.


11/26/2018 02:45 AM
This Week's Personality: Methodist Pastor Steve Sullivan heads...

Now in his fifth year as pastor of the United Methodist Church in Loudonville, Steve Sullivan is playing an integral role in the Redbird Resilient anti-drug effort in Loudonville and the Mohican area. Sullivan has served as the coordinator of the Adopt-a-Grade Program, which places a volunteer community member in an elementary school classroom one hour a week.


11/23/2018 03:22 AM
A family production - Eight Carrolls are in 'Annie' cast

When the talented stage prodigy Rebekah Carroll, a fourth-grader at the C.E. Budd School in Loudonville, takes the Ohio Theatre stage starting Friday, Nov. 30 for the first performance of "Annie," she will be joined by seven family members. These include her dad, John Carroll; her mom, Jenny Carroll; her oldest sister, Hannah Carroll, a Loudonville High School senior; her brother David, a seventh-grader; her uncle, Mike Carroll; and two cousins, Will, a LHS senior; and Adam Carroll, like Rebekah a fourth-grader.


11/21/2018 08:16 AM
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For nearly 20 years, the Ashland Symphony Orchestra has kicked off the holiday season with the Family Holiday Pops Concert. Join the orchestra, along with the Ashland High School Acapella Choir and Symphonic Choir, dancers from Opus II Dance Studio and Ashland Regional Ballet and special guest Sylvia McNair for an evening of traditional carols and holiday favorites in the Archer Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. on Sunday.


11/20/2018 11:38 PM
Loudonville Council approves 2019 salary ordinance

Most hourly employees will get a 25 cents per hour raise, and salaried full-time employees a $520 raise for the year. The assistant maintenance supervisor position will be increased from $15.55 to $19 an hour; and the swimming pool manager position was increased from $10,000 for the season to $10,250.