Clubs and Organizations

How We Hear awards five scholarships

PHOTOS PROVIDED Riley Berg and Ava Martinez are both Dalton High School graduates. How We Hear, the organization founded by Martinez, awarded a $2,500 college scholarship to Berg. Triway’s Evelyn Legg received a $1,500 scholarship from How We Hear. Smithville’s Hannah Baker receives a How We Hear scholarship from Ava Martinez. Elliana and Matea Martinez…

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Community shows support of NAMI during successful Walk and 5K for Wellness

PHOTOS PROVIDED From left, Helen Walkerly, executive director of NAMI Wayne & Holmes Counties, Kevin Day, president, CEO of Western Reserve Group and honorary chairman for the event, and Jen Grim, director of advancement of NAMI Wayne & Homes Counties.  Team Vertava won the Best Photo Contest. Jon’s Squad was the top fundraising team for the…

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Local women honored by Orrville Area United Way for volunteerism

PHOTOS PROVIDED From left, Karen Shultz, of Dalton, and Orrville Area United Way Executive Director Dawn Cazzolli. Susan Tucker, of Orrville, was recognized by OAUW for her volunteerism. By JACQUI HERSHBERGER DGKN correspondent ORRVILLE  Two local women were recognized this spring by Orrville Area United Way for their help in strengthening the local communities of…

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Dalton-Kidron Big 4 4-H Club plants at Dalton Cemetery

  4-H members Charlie Tenney, Declan and Leo Fish, Gracie Clark, Janie Smith, Sara Geibel and Lillian Ediger   Report by 4-H member Lydia Marthey Photos by 4-H member Grace Greer On June 7, Dalton- Kidron Big 4 called its second community meeting to order.  The last meeting was at the Dalton Community Historical Society.…

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CLUB NEWS: Dalton Garden Club has sweet meeting

Chocolate peanut butter buckeyes Yield: 45-50 delicious buckeyes ¾ cup peanut butter 1 stick margarine (soften margarine at room temperature first) 1 tsp. vanilla extract 3 cups powdered sugar Chocolate for melting 1. Mix altogether. Chill dough. 2. Roll into small balls: place on bare cookie sheet. 3. Melt candy-coating. 4. Use flat toothpick (pointed…

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DALTON GARDEN CLUB: Members ‘log’ tree info at meeting

Betty Crouser’s creative “Nod to 2020” arrangement was complete with bathroom and paper towel tubes and paper. PHOTO PROVIDED SUBMITTED BY DAVIDA HAMSHER Club secretary The Dalton Garden Club enjoyed meeting recently at Dalton Presbyterian Church – even if they were talking through masks. The January business highlighted December gift giving to Dalton High School…

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Dalton Garden Club makes plans for 80th year

PHOTO PROVIDED Foam craft store pumpkins became attractive fall decor at the Dalton Garden Club’s October meeting. Jute ribbon cover each pumpkin topped with Spanish moss and fall accessories. The idea was borrowed from the morning show, Home & Family, on the Hallmark Channel. SUBMITTED BY  DAVIDA HAMSHER Club secretary What a year for everyone!…

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Crossover ceremony advances local scouts

PHOTOS PROVIDED BY SARAH NUSSBAUM Dalton Scouts BSA Troop 922 Scout Master Bill Englerth addresses the five young men about to cross over from the Cub Scouts to the Scouts BSA. Steven Curtis crosses the ceremonial bridge to receive his patch from leader Bryan Grosjean. The Webelos 2 group awaits their turn to cross over…

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Dalton Garden Club officers remain same for coming year

PHOTOS PROVIDED Submitted by DAVIDA HAMSHER Club secretary DALTON The Dalton Garden Club had a progressive luncheon for its Aug. 11 outdoor meeting. The group met at the home of Marie Septer with Betty Crouser assisting for an appetizer of a hot pizza dip. Following  the tasty introduction, the members walked around Septer’s backyard bordered…

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