Correspondence 5/7/22

BOWERSTONBy Mary Anna Cotter Congratulations to Nolan Caldwell, who was chosen to the first-team All-Conference bowling team and first-team Stark County league for bowling. He is the son of the Ryan Caldwells and grandson of the Dan Chews.  Congratulations to Jim...

Mary Poppins comes to Deersville

Tickets are now on sale for The Deersville Community Theatre Production of Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins Jr. This popular musical will delight folks of all ages with its inspirational story about a family in distress and their magical nanny who...

Women on a mission

Deersville United Methodist Church women gather each month for the Woody Paul Blanket Mission, in which homemade coverings are sent to people who are ill, bereaved or in the midst of personal struggles. More than 500 blankets have been sent around the world since the...

Eleanor Jean Hren Hubble

Eleanor Jean Hren Hubble, 81, of Deersville, passed away on Monday, July 8, 2013 at Union Hospital in Dover following a brief period of declining health. Born June 14, 1932 in Stock Township in Harrison County, she was a daughter of the late James Glenn and Nancy...

Myrtle Louise Johnson Davis

Myrtle Louise Johnson Davis, age 75, of Fort Lauderdale, Florida (formerly of Deersville, Ohio), peacefully passed away at home surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday, May 1, 2013 with a smile on her face. A very strong-willed woman, she courageously fought a...

Red Hat Mommas still tops

By AMY GAREIS News-Herald Staff Writer DEERSVILLE – For more than a decade, the Deersville Red Hat Mommas have shown they are tops when it comes to enjoying life. As one of many Red Hat Society chapters across the world, the Deersville group meets from April...

Reverend Forest Woodbury Carter

Reverend Forest Woodbury Carter, 96, of Lakeside-Marblehead, passed away peacefully on Wednesday morning, December 5, 2012 in Otterbein North Shore Senior Lifestyle Community. He was born on April 11, 1916 in Alliance, Ohio to the late Clifford and Blanch (Williamson)...

Missing woman sought

DEERSVILLE – Harrison County Sheriff’s Officials are asking residents to help provide information on a woman last seen Nov. 8. Sheriff Joe Myers said 33-year-old Nicole Konanec has resided in Deersville but also has ties to Cuyahoga, Tuscarawas and Stark...

Mysterious stone found on farm

By AMY GAREIS    News-Herald Staff Writer DEERSVILLE – A springtime storm led to the discovery of an unusual stone bust and landowners are hoping someone holds clues to unlocking the mystery behind it. Susan Adams, of Cadiz, said her late husband John’s family...

Deersville Firemen’s Fair on May 25

The Deersville Community Volunteer Fire Department Firemen’s Fair kicks off May 25 with food, music and fun, and what would a fair be without a royal court? This year’s contending cuties are Jayden Rolli, 7, son of Neil and Tina Rolli of Deersville; Grace Cain, 7,...

Deersville residents unite to save post office

By AMY GAREIS   News-Herald Staff Writer DEERSVILLE – The trickle-down effect of the U.S. Postal Service’s growing debt led to Deersville on Dec. 5, where about 50 residents gathered with postal representatives to learn the fate of their post office. Harry...

Deersville signs mineral lease

By AMY GAREIS      News-Herald Staff Writer DEERSVILLE – Council members gathered during their regular session Oct. 20 to take action on the village’s oil and gas deal. Leaders signed on the dotted line to lease mineral rights to Chesapeake Energy, which will...

Gladys I. White

Gladys I. White, 92, of Deersville, Ohio, passed away on Saturday, March 12, 2011 at New Dawn Health Care and Retirement Center in Dover, Ohio after a period of declining health. Born December 3, 1918 in Warnock, Ohio, she was a daughter of the late Henry and Roxy...

Mary Louise Birney

Mary Louise Birney, 82, of Dover, formerly a longtime resident of the Deersville area, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011, at Union Hospital in Dover, after a period of declining health. Born October 24, 1928 in Youngstown, Ohio, she was a daughter of the late...

Patterson Union Cemetery Civil War Memorial

On this bright January morning, a ray of sunshine falls directly in the center of the Civil War Memorial at Patterson Union Cemetery in Deersville like a thank you from the highest power for the service these sixteen men did for their hometown and their country....

Robert Paul Morgan

Robert Paul Morgan, 60, of Deersville, died Monday, April 19, 2010 at his home. He was born Jan. 26, 1950 in Akron, a son of the late Paul Francis and Janet Morrison Morgan. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Timothy Morgan. Graveside...