Visitors to the 45th annual Algonquin Mill Festival Oct. 9, 10 and 11 can celebrate the traditional lifestyle of a vanishing way of life. The Mill Complex has been a hub of More »
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By Nancy Schaar FPS
Richard Giroux was hired as part time village administrator for Malvern during a village council meeting Monday.
By Carol McIntire Editor Officials with the Carroll County Health Department are excited about the community response to the drive thru flu clinic last week. “I am very pleased with the community support and participant turnout during our first annual drive-thru flu shot clinic,” said Carroll County Health Commissioner Leann Cline.
Safe Communities Carroll County held the 1st Annual Teen ROADeo in Carroll County on Sept. 23 at Lake Mohawk’s Main Beach Clubhouse in Malvern from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm.
Paula Mullen was named “Musician of the Year” during the Carrollton Music Study Club annual awards program Sept. 28. Mullen has been a club member since the early 1970s and has held many offices in the National, State and Carrollton clubs and is currently vice president of the local club.
Her music career began early with her mother’s guidance and was taught vocal and instrumental music, along with her sister. They had a family chorus with Paula singing soprano; her sister, alto; and her mother, tenor.
Later Mullen pursued vocal lessons from Eileen Fryberger, a private teacher and member of the Music Study Club. Mullen performed a solo with the late Irene Hollar who won the Ohio Music Federation’s Composer competition at State Convention with “Little Maiden of Bethlehem.”
Mullen has performed at the annual Christmas Vesper service and with the Malone College Community Chorus.
She is active in the Praise Team at Living Water Fellowship and taught children’s music and young people’s programs at her church. She sings at her church, with the Carroll County Chorus and for weddings, funerals and other music endeavors.
She is married to John Mullen. They have four children, Randall, Rebecca, Laura and Melody. Officers for 2015-2016 were installed as follows: Vickie Nign, president; Mullen, vice president; Cleo Young, secretary and Rose Seck, treasurer.
Entertainment was provided by the Carrollton High School Showstoppers.
PROBATE COURT OF CARROLL COUNTY, OHIO ADOPTION OF DESIRIAH LOUELLA ROSE YOUNG CASE NO: 2015 5011
PUBLICATION OF NOTICE OF ADOPTION To: SARAH J. YOUNG, whose last known address is 340 Miller Ave., Dennison, Ohio 44621 and MATTHEW NOGGLER, whose last known address is 2226 Pine Tree Ln., Reynoldsburg, OH 43068.
You are hereby notified that on September 30, 2015, a Petition for Adoption of Minor, DESIRIAH LOUELLA ROSE YOUNG, who was born on April 20, 2006 in Canton, Ohio, was filed in Carroll County Probate Court, the Hon. John S. Campbell, Judge presiding, at 119 S. Lisbon St., Suite 202, Carrollton, Ohio 44615 and that the hearing on said petition will be held before said Court on the 6th day of January, 2016, at 9:00 a.m.
It is alleged in said petition that you, as parent of said child, have failed without justifiable cause to provide more than de minimis contact with the minor for a period of at least one year immediately preceding the filing of the adoption petition or the placement of the minor in the home of the petitioners. It is also alleged in said petition that you, as parent of said child, have failed without justifiable cause to provide for the maintenance and support of the minor as required by law or judicial decree for a period of at least one year immediately preceding the filing of the adoption petition or the placement of the minor in the home of the petitioners.
A FINAL DECREE OF ADOPTION, IF GRANTED, WILL RELIEVE YOU OF ALL PARENTAL RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES, INCLUDING THE RIGHT TO CONTACT THE MINOR, AND EXCEPT WITH RESPECT TO A SPOUSE OF THE ADOPTION PETITIONER AND RELATIVES OF THAT SPOUSE,TERMINATE ALL LEGAL RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN THE MINOR AND YOU AND THE MINOR’S OTHER RELATIVES, SO THAT THE MINOR THEREAFTER IS A STRANGER TO YOU AND THE MINOR’S FORMER RELATIVES FOR ALL PURPOSES. IF YOU WISH TO CONTEST THE ADOPTION, YOU MUST FILE AN OBJECTION TO THE PETITION WITHIN FOURTEEN DAYS AFTER PROOF OF SERVICE OF NOTICE OF THE FILING OF THE PETITION AND OF THE TIME AND PLACE OF HEARING IS GIVEN TO YOU. IF YOU WISH TO CONTEST THE ADOPTION, YOU MUST ALSO APPEAR AT THE HEARING. A FINAL DECREE OF ADOPTION MAY BE ENTERED IF YOU FAIL TO FILE AN OBJECTION TO THE ADOPTION PETITION OR APPEAR AT THE HEARING.
Thomas Law Firm, Inc. Attorney Jennifer L. Thomas, 0081078 26 Second Street SE, P.O. Box 235 Carrollton, Ohio 44615 Tel: 330-627-6642; Fax: 330-627-2503 -s-John S. Campbell, Probate Judge -s-Dawn Lefevre, Deputy Clerk
Published in The Free Press Standard October 8, 15 and 22, 2015. ADVERTISEMENT TO BID The Village of Carrollton is inviting sealed bids for Residential and Commercial Solid Waste Collection, Disposal and Recycling Services within the Village of Carrollton, Ohio. The Village of Carrollton is issuing this Invitation to Bid for Automated Residential and Commercial Solid Waste Collection, Disposal and Recycling Services.
The purpose of requesting bids is to contract with one hauler who will provide weekly curbside collection of solid waste and recyclables, recycling processing services and solid waste disposal services. Bid documents can be obtained from the Village Clerk’s office located at 80 2nd St. SW, Carrollton, Ohio 44615.
Bids will be received at the Village Clerk’s office located at the Municipal Building, 80 2nd St. SW until 12:00 NOON, on FRIDAY, October 23, 2015 and will be opened publicly and read aloud at that time and place.
Bidders must submit one (1) original and two (2) duplicate copies of its Bid in one sealed envelope clearly marked “RESIDENTIAL AND COMMERCIAL SOLID WASTE COLLECTION, DISPOSAL AND RECYCLING SERVICES BID”.
Bid shall be valid for 180 days after the Bid opening date. Each Bid must contain all Bid Forms and be accompanied by separate Bid Bond in the name of the Village of Carrollton in the amount of ten percent (10%) of the Bid price as security that, if the Bid is accepted, a Contract will be entered into with the Village in accordance with the terms and conditions of the Form of Contract contained within the Bid Documents. Should any Bid be accepted, the Bid Bond will be returned to the Successful Bidder upon proper execution of the Contract.
Bid Bonds will be returned when the Contract has been executed by the Successful Bidder, or when any Bid is, or all Bids are, rejected.
The Village reserves the right to accept or reject any or all Bids, to waive any nonconformities and /or irregularities contained therein, to negotiate with one or more Bidders, and to make an award in any manner deemed, in the Village’s consideration, to be in the best interest of the residents of the Village of Carrollton. The Village also reserves the right to solicit new proposals.
By Order of Council, Village of Carrollton Angela Gonda, Clerk/Treasurer Village of Carrollton, Ohio Published in The Free Press Standard October 8 & 15, 2015.