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Hear the Grace + Community Choir - Sunday, Dec. 20 in Kent
Dec 16, 2015 3:23 PM

Hear the Grace + Community Choir - Sunday, Dec. 20 in Kent

The Grace + Community Choir will sing on Sunday, December 20 during the 9:30 a.m. service at Grace Baptist Church. This 40-person group is made up of members of the Kent community in addition to the church’s regular choir and others wanting to participate for the holidays.

Children’s Christmas Musical -- in Kent December 12 and 13
Dec 7, 2015 3:17 PM

Children’s Christmas Musical -- in Kent December 12 and 13

The Children Youth Arts Program at Grace Baptist Church will present “David’s Dynasty,” a musical by Gina Boe, Barb Dorn, Sue C. Smith, and Christopher Davies.

Heath Thomas Earns Army Promotion
Dec 6, 2015 6:09 PM

Heath Thomas Earns Army Promotion

Specialist Heath Thomas, a Tallmadge High School graduate, assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, Global Response Force in Fayetteville, NC earned a Fast-Track promotion to the rank of "Specialist" on December 1, 2015.

Haydn A. Thomas
Organization Helping Teen Parents Celebrates 20 Years
Oct 16, 2015 2:06 PM

Organization Helping Teen Parents Celebrates 20 Years

Blessings Celebrates 20th Anniversary, Ready for New School Year Blessings of Summit Portage Counties is celebrating 20 years of helping teen mothers complete their high school education.

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Harvest Carnival
Oct 13, 2015 8:17 PM

Harvest Carnival

New Direction Community Church, 226 Southeast Avenue, invites families to their "Not So Scary on Southest Harvest Carnival" on Thursday, October 29 from 5:00 - 7:00 PM.

Timothy Ream
Wheelchair Collection Drive -- Saturday, August 22
Aug 18, 2015 6:27 PM

Wheelchair Collection Drive -- Saturday, August 22

Saturday, August 22 is NE Ohio collection day! -- Manual wheelchairs (in any condition) as well as walkers and canes will be accepted for the Wheels for the World ministry of Joni and Friends. Donations may be brought to the main parking lot of Grace Baptist Church.

Hey Kids! Basic Elements VBS blasts-off    July 13-17
Jul 4, 2015 4:41 PM

Hey Kids! Basic Elements VBS blasts-off July 13-17

Grace Baptist Church invites children to step into the science lab and discover amazing truths during Vacation Bible School taking place at the church. When: July 13 - 17, from 9:00 to 11:30 a.m.

MULTI-FAMILY COMMUNITY YARD SALE
May 21, 2015 1:06 PM

MULTI-FAMILY COMMUNITY YARD SALE

New Direction Community Church will be having a multi-family yard sale at the church, located at 226 Southeast Avenue in Tallmadge. There are still a few spots left for anyone interested to reserve a 10 x 10 space for $10.00 for themselves if they'd like to participate.

Tim Ream
MULTI-FAMILY YARD SALE - 05-30-15
May 19, 2015 11:22 AM

MULTI-FAMILY YARD SALE - 05-30-15

New Direction Community Church will be having a multi-family yard sale at the church, located at 226 Southeast Avenue in Tallmadge. There are still a few spots left for anyone interested to reserve a 10 x 10 space for $10.00 for themselves if they'd like to participate.

Tim Ream
Mar 17, 2015 12:47 PM

Mother's Day 5K coming to Munroe Falls

Mother's Day 5K is scheduled to take place May 10 at Munroe Falls Metro Park.

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FREE COMMUNITY EASTER EGG HUNT
Mar 10, 2015 11:13 AM

FREE COMMUNITY EASTER EGG HUNT

New Direction Church, 226 Southeast Avenue in Tallmadge is hosting a Free Community Easter Egg Hunt on Sunday, March 29th at 3:00 PM. Children will be grouped by age and are asked to bring a basket to gather their eggs.  Ages 2 to 12 are welcome.

Tim Ream
UNDEFEATED
Mar 6, 2015 8:40 AM

UNDEFEATED

The Tallmadge Fourth Grade Travel Team went 23-0, winning the Tallmadge All-Star Rec League, Stow Classic, Green Youth Basketball Tournament, and Blue Devil Classic.

Jim Ries
Feb 9, 2015 2:14 PM

The Spirit of Giving on Display in Tallmadge City Schools

Christmas is the season of giving. But what if it was like Christmas in the city all year round? What would that look like?

By Katie Cassaro
Heath Thomas Reports to the 82nd Airborne
Dec 29, 2014 9:32 AM

Heath Thomas Reports to the 82nd Airborne

Private Heath Thomas, a Tallmadge High School graduate, reported to Fort Bragg North Carolina in Novemeber 2014.  Private Thomas, an Airborne Mortarman, has been assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, Global Response Force.

Haydn A. Thomas
See “Angels Aware!” Christmas Musical December 14
Dec 12, 2014 3:17 PM

See “Angels Aware!” Christmas Musical December 14

The Children Youth Arts Program at Grace Baptist Church in Kent is presenting the musical Angels Aware! for the Christmas season. The community is invited to join us for this special event. Come to see the story of why God came to earth as a baby.

Tallmadge Grad Brian Turner On Tour With American Idol XIII Winner Caleb Johnson
Nov 12, 2014 4:14 PM

Tallmadge Grad Brian Turner On Tour With American Idol XIII Winner Caleb Johnson

Hi, Just a some news for immediate release for all my Tallmadge friends and family. Thanks so much! Brian is a pianist, composer, recording artist and instructor in Asheville, NC. He is currently touring the U.S.

Brian Turner
Oct 30, 2014 8:12 AM

Lt. Stuart Tudor - Struck by Lighting on 6/28/14

Hi, my name is Lisa Watford, and I am Lt. Stu Tudor's girlfriend. On June 28th, 2014,  Lt.

Lisa A. Watford
Oct 30, 2014 8:00 AM

Lt. Stuart Tudor - Struck by Lighting on 6/28/14

Hi, my name is Lisa Watford, and I am Lt. Stu Tudor's girlfriend. On June 28th, 2014,  Lt.

Lisa A. Watford
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Oct 21, 2014 10:19 AM

I-76 crash in Brimfield Township slows traffic

A two-vehicle crash on Interstate 76 near S.R. 532 in Brimfield has slowed traffic to a crawl. A van and semi-truck are crashed in the median. According to the Ohio Department of Transportation, the crash has closed the left eastbound lane past Exit 29. The westbound entrance ramp at S.

'Glimpse of Grace' offered at Sept. 20 Community Open House
Sep 17, 2014 4:00 PM

'Glimpse of Grace' offered at Sept. 20 Community Open House

Grace Baptist Church will have an open house for the community on Saturday, September 20, at our location at 5915 Rhodes Road in Kent. The event is called A Glimpse of Grace and will be held from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.