AS OF SEPTEMBER 6, 2019, THE ASHTABULA COUNTY BAR ASSOCIATION WILL NO LONGER BE HANDLING THE NOTARY APPLICATION PROCESS.  OUR STATE LEGISLATORS PASSED SENATE BILL 263 IN DECEMBER, 2018 WHICH REMOVES THE PROCESS FROM THE LOCAL COUNTY BAR ASSOCIATIONS, CLERKS OF COURT, AND JUDGES WITH THE PROCESS TO BE HANDLED BY THE SECRETARY OF THE STATE OF OHIO.  THE SECRETARY OF THE STATE OF OHIO WILL TAKE OVER THE PROCESS ON SEPTEMBER 20, 2019.  FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE GO TO THE SECRETARY OF THE STATE OF OHIO'S WEBSITE OR CALL THEM AT (614) 644-4559. THANK YOU!  IT HAS BEEN A PLEASURE SERVING YOU FOR THE PAST 13 YEARS.