Bacan, George “Mitch”

Orrville — George “Mitch” Bacan, age 77, of Orrville, died Friday, June 11, 2021, at his home in Orrville, following a period of declining health. Mitch was born on July 5, 1943, in Point Marion, Pennsylvania, to the late George Mitchell Sr. and Beatrice Irene (Hixon) Bacan and married Esther P. Harvey on November 5,…

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Rehm, Denise L.

Denise L. Rehm June 12, 1959 – June 11, 2021 Denise Rehm, age 61, of Orrville, died Friday, June 11, 2021 at the Aultman Compassionate Care Center in Canton following a second battle with cancer. Denise was born on June 12, 1959, in Orrville to the late Russell and Della May (Murphy) Rehm. She graduated…

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Flickinger, Marc Alan

Canton — Marc Alan Flickinger, age 51, of Canton, formerly of Orrville, died Thursday, June 10, 2021, at his residence in Canton. Marc was born on February 3, 1970, in Orrville, to Corina (Alejando) Howard and Andy Flickinger, attended Orrville High School, and served as an SPC in the United States Army during the Gulf…

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Graham, Johnson retire from Wayne County Sheriff’s Office

After more than 30 years of service each, Executive Assistant Karen Graham and Chief Deputy Doug Johnson recently announced their plans to retire from the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office, according to a news release. “It is a sad day for me,” said Sheriff Travis Hutchinson during a gift presentation during their retirement party at the…

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WHAT’S HAPPENING: Paint Township Firemen’s Festival returns

The Paint Township Firemen’s Festival and Fireworks returns this year June 26 at the Mt. Eaton School grounds. Enjoy music by New Sound and High Country. Chicken BBQ by donation only with carryout available at 4 p.m. and serving begins at 4:30 p.m. A raffle will be at 10 p.m. An evening of entertainment and…

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Local businesses sponsor grad keepsakes

Dalton High School graduating seniors received nice keepsakes in a tote bag thanks to local businesses, including T-shirts and vinyl posters.  DGKN staff report DALTON  Like last year, it was a tough and unusual school year. Students had the option to return to the classroom this school year but the pandemic closed the high school…

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Dalton Middle School Students of the Month for May

PHOTO PROVIDED BY DALTON MIDDLE SCHOOL Dalton Middle School Students of the Month for May. Top row from left, Grade 5 – Gavin Downs and Gretta Smith; Grade 6 – Austin Gamble and Payton Lehman; bottom row (L-R) – Grade 7 Ben Witmer and Makayla Bivens; Grade 8 – Ely Hutson and  Jamee Wenger  

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Lehman, Arlene Ann

  Kidron – Arlene Ann Lehman, Age 82, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on June 9, 2021 on the 60th anniversary of her marriage to David S. Lehman. Arlene was born in Sugarcreek, Ohio March 25, 1939 to Noah and Mattie Schlabach.  She had a wonderful childhood growing up in a…

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