Inventions, innovations, ideas and more! Stark County is full of them. See how Joel Daniel Harris turned his idea into a dream come true for middle-schoolers. Read on to see what great inventions and innovations came out of our great county. Bet you didn’t know “The Game of Life” was made by a McKinley High School grad.
The city of North Canton, nicknamed “The Dogwood City” for its beautiful Dogwood trees, first began as the village of New Berlin in 1831. During World War I, the residents agreed that the community’s name needed to be changed, and in 1918 they adopted its current name.