Scholarship opportunities available for students in Appalachian counties
The Foundation for Appalachian Ohio offers a variety of scholarships aimed at students from different counties, studies and interests.
Tuscarawas County has been named the No. 2 micropolitan in US
Tuscarawas County has been named the No. 2 micropolitan by Site Selection magazine. The announcement was made at a ceremony at the Tolloty Technology Incubator in New Philadelphia Monday, March 2. A micropolitan is defined as a region with fewer than 250,000 residents. Watch the announcement here.
Having trouble buying into the premise
Columnist Dick Farrell has less-than-complimentary thoughts about the work that's being done in Columbus concerning Ohio's education.
Community Hospice Pet Peace of Mind seeks help from the community
Community Hospice's Pet Peace of Mind programs pairs pets who can no longer be cared for by loved ones with a family willing to adopt and provide them a loving home.
‘League Park’ author to visit Dover Public Library
Home to the Cleveland Indians until 1946, League Park was recently renovated and reopened to the public. The Dover Public Library hosts author Ken Krsolovic March 2 when he will discuss his book, "League Park," as well as share rare images of the historic field.
Scholarships available from Tuscarawas County Democratic Women for residents
Applications are now being accepted for two scholarships from the Tuscarawas County Democratic Women. A scholarship will be awarded to one high school senior and one college student in Tuscarawas County.
What, there are no strawberries in it?
Healthy choices aren't the most popular for kids who crave junk food.
TCC spelling bee winner to compete in regional competition
Braden Culler is the 2015 spelling bee champion for Tuscarawas Central Catholic Jr/Sr High School. He wil go on to compete in the regional competition.
Great Scott: Local artist makes a big impression
Local artist Greg Scott had contributed much to the area's scenery, including the Bicentennial mural on the town square in New Philadelphia.
New Philadelphia Rotary Healthcheck event is March 14
The annual Rotary Spring Healthcheck is scheduled for Saturday, March 14 at Union Hospital in Dover.
ĎA Day at the Racesí fundraiser benefits Valley Force Fastpitch teams
Community members will be able to support Valley Force Fastpitch softball team by attending "A Day at the Races," which includes food, entertainment, a silent auction and a 50/50 drawing.
Dover seventh-graders are ECOL champs
Dover Middle School seventh-graders are the ECOL champs.
Challenger Little League sign-ups this Sunday
Tuscarawas County Challenger Little League, available to players with physical or mental challenges, will have sign-ups Sunday, Feb. 22.
Get in the game: New fast pitch travel softball league forming
A new girls fast-pitch softball team, based in New Philadelphia, is called the T.C. Titans, and is now accepting girls ages 10-18 to sign up.
Dover Youth Team Tennis registration underway
Dover students in grades K-5 can participate in an indoor tennis program designed specifically for their age groups.
Lady Hawks emerge victorious after 10-day gauntlet of games
A lot has happened in the last 10 days.
For the Hiland Lady Hawks, it has been a whirlwind of rivalry games against legitimate State Final Four contenders.
First up was the Div. II reigning State champs, the West Holmes Lady Knights, and Hiland knocked them off in...
Tuscarawas County high school girls basketball team capsules
An overview of girls basketball this season in the Tuscarawas Valley.
Basketball season gets underway for Tuscarawas County teams
Dover boys basketball had a strong season last year and is taking on a challenging slate of competitors. Meanwhile, New Philadelphia is in a period of growth after losing several valuable seniors.
Tuscarawas County teams ready for basketball season
Jeffery Williams takes a look at boys basketball prospects around the county.