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Gibbs received Freedom Fighter Award

In recognition of his 92-percent rating from FreedomWorks, a grassroots advocacy group that promotes free markets and individual liberty, Congressman Bob Gibbs received the Freedom Fighter Award.

NAM awards Gibbs for supporting manufacturing

The National Association of Manufacturers and Ike Tripp of Etna Products presented Rep. Bob Gibbs, R-OH-07, the NAM Award for Manufacturing Legislative Excellence at an event hosted in the congressman's office on Capitol Hill during the NAM's Manufacturing Summit.

Congressional candidate Ken Harbaugh off to a strong start

Ken Harbaugh, running to represent Ohio's 7th Congressional District, announced strong early fundraising results for the second quarter of 2017.

Water infrastructure is a bipartisan effort

Republican Bob Gibbs represents Ohio's 7th Congressional District and is the former chairman of the Subcommittee on Water Resources and the Environment. He writes this column to praise the president on some bipartisan reforms that passed the House nearly unanimously.

Harbaugh ends launch week in Holmes and Tuscarawas counties

After an eight-day launch week with 30 scheduled events, Ken Harbaugh made a stop in Holmes County before heading to Tuscarawas County where he spoke to several dozen residents at an event hosted by the Tuscarawas County Democratic Party.

VoteVets endorses Harbaugh for Congress

The largest progressive veterans group in America, VoteVets PAC, is endorsing Ken Harbaugh for Congress in Ohio's 7th District.

Space releases statement about president's decision to withdraw from Paris Agreement

The following statement is from former Ohio Congressman Zack Space, chair of the CoalBlue Project Board of Directors:

Ken Harbaugh to challenge Gibbs in 2018

Navy veteran Ken Harbaugh announced his campaign to represent Ohio's 7th Congressional District in Congress.

Voters to decide several issues on May 2 ballot

Tuscarawas County residents have several issues on the ballot for the primary elections.

Local teens participate in Ohio Youth in Government

Tuscarawas County YMCA teens attended the 66th Annual Ohio Youth in Government State Assembly in Columbus.

New Philadelphia has had a year of accomplishments

New Philadelphia Mayor Joel Day released the State of the City report. The 15-page document highlights the accomplishments of his administration during its first year.

Tusc Dems welcome David Pepper to annual event

Ohio Democratic chairman David Pepper will be featured at the annual Tuscarawas County Democratic Party Chairman's Event in Zoar.

State of the State ticket lottery open until March 24

Gov. John R. Kasich invites Ohioans interested in attending the 2017 State of the State address to submit their names online.

County welcomes new commissioner and coroner

Tuscarawas County has new public officials who began their terms in 2017: a new county commissioner and coroner.

Democrats to select coroner and Board of Elections rep

The Tuscarawas County Democratic Party Central and Executive committees will meet soon to select a new Tuscarawas County coroner and a representative to serve on the Tuscarawas County Board of Elections.

Thomakos reflects on career as she enters fourth term

Judge Elizabeth Lehigh Thomakos was the first woman to sit on the Common Pleas Court General Trial Division bench in Tuscarawas County. After 18 years of hearing cases, 2016 marks Thomakos's election to a fourth six-year term.

Trustees urge voters to support Issue 23

In this letter to the editor the Sugarcreek Township trustees ask voters to pass Issue 23.

Mathematics of the Election Process: How America Elects its Presidents

Dr. Nathan Ritchey will present Mathematics of the Election Process: How America Elects its Presidents at Kent State University at Tuscarawas.

Dover Township trustees unanimously pass resolution supporting Dover High School bond issue

The Dover Township trustees hosted representatives of Dover City Schools at their regularly scheduled meeting on Sept. 20 concerning the Dover City Schools bond issue to build a new Dover High School.

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