Appointment sought for county health board
WARREN - The Trumbull County Health District Advisory Council and the Trumbull County Board of Health are seeking interested parties who want to apply for an appointment to a five-year term on the health board.
The advisory council requires all interested parties to complete a nomination petition for appointment to the Trumbull County Board of Health, a copy of which can be obtained from the health department office or the health department website at www.tcbh.org
To qualify, a candidate must be registered voter residing within the health district and must file a nominating petition on a form prescribed by the advisory council. Residents of the cities of Warren, Niles and Girard are ineligible.
Letter of interest, resume and nominating petition are to be sent to attention Johnna Ben, Trumbull County Health Department, 176 Chestnut Ave., N.E., Warren 44483 by 4 p.m. Feb. 24.
Re-enactor to portray Douglass
Michael Crutcher will portray Civil War-era African-American statesman and social reformer Frederick Douglass on Feb. 22 in Warren.
From 10 a.m. to noon, he will be available for a meet-and-greet at the Warren-Trumbull County Library, Thomas Meeting Room. Refreshments will be provided. At 2 p.m., Crutcher will portray Frederick Douglas at the Trumbull County Courthouse in Common Pleas Judge Andrew Logan's courtroom - the largest in the state of Ohio. At the end of his portrayal, he is available to answer questions.
Douglass spoke in Warren in 1847 and again at the Warren City Building on March 1, 1876.
The event is sponsored by the CW 150 Committee of the Sutliff Museum, Trumbull County.
Government offices to be closed today
Post offices will be closed today in observance of the Presidents' Day federal holiday. Only Express Mail will be delivered.
The Warren-Trumbull County Public Library and its branches as well as most federal and government offices are also closed today.