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Chief Hopocan and the Ohio tribes

Originally published November. 6, 2014 Historically Speaking Sarah Hays Local History Librarian Barberton Public Library Ohio became a vital part of European global conquest during the 1700s. As the second half of the century passed, tensions between the colonies and England grew. During these tense times, the most exposed tribal villages in the Ohio country…

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Psychic taps into haunted Herald

Lyn walked through each room of the Finefrock building. She sensed the name “Alice” in a hallway and described an “odd, uncomfortable, suffocating feeling” in a back basement room. “I feel overwhelmed with spirits,” she said during the walk-through.

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Hurray for the band

Kudos to Mrs. Wagner, Mr. Gibson, Mrs. McInerney and the Barberton Band Staff and Boosters for putting on an amazing program with over 16 bands and over 619 students Oct. 17, at Rudy Sharkey Stadium. 

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