NEWS


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McElwee honored for PSAT
Mount Gilead Police calls

Mount Gilead Police calls

Oct. 1-11Assistance givenOfficer assisted Cardington Police Department with a subject threatening to shoot someone on West Williams Street. It was dea...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Selover Library collecting mittens

Selover Library collecting mittens

CHESTERVILLE — Selover Public Library is inviting everyone to give the gift of warmth this autumn. The library will be setting up a Mitten Tree ...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Retired teachers hold luncheon

Retired teachers hold luncheon

MOUNT GILEAD — The Morrow County Retired Teachers Association held its fall luncheon Oct. 2 at Trinity UM Church.Special guests included: Dr. Ro...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Unit 97 meets for first time this season

CARDINGTON — Meeting for the first time in the new season, members of Jenkins-Vaughan Auxiliary Unit 97 learned from Betty Cook, unit first vice...

October 16th, 2017 |  


COLLEGE NEWS

Students earn merit scholarships at BWBEREA, Ohio — Two area students were among more than 400 first-year students welcomed to the Baldwin Walla...

October 16th, 2017 |  


COLLEGE NEWS

Students earn merit scholarships at BWBEREA, Ohio — Two area students were among more than 400 first-year students welcomed to the Baldwin Walla...

October 16th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Highland opens VB tournament with easy win Monday

By Rob Hamiltonroberthamilton@aimmediamidwest.comHighland’s run in the Division II volleyball tournament got off to a good start, as the Scots d...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Mount Gilead cross country tops in first KMAC meet Saturday

Mount Gilead cross country tops in first KMAC meet Saturday

Mount Gilead swept the titles at the Knox Morrow Athletic Conference championships hosted by Fredericktown at Kokosing Reservoir Saturday.The boys won...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Sports Calendar

Wednesday, Oct. 18• Columbus International at Highland, Division II volleyball sectional, 6 p.m.Friday, Oct. 20• Fredericktown at Cardingt...

October 16th, 2017 updated: October 18th, 2017. |  


Gallery: Northmor 56, Mount Gilead 26. Photos by Don Tudor

Gallery: Northmor 56, Mount Gilead 26. Photos by Don Tudor

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October 14th, 2017 |  


Northmor defeats Mount Gilead 54-26

Northmor defeats Mount Gilead 54-26

MOUNT GILEAD — Northmor head football coach Scott Armrose said Friday night’s 54-26 win over Mount Gilead was his club’s best overal...

October 13th, 2017 updated: October 14th, 2017. |  


Highland pulls away from Cardington on Senior Night

Highland pulls away from Cardington on Senior Night

The moment where Highland seized the momentum from Cardington at home during Senior Night on Friday came early.The Pirates opened the game by getting ...

October 13th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


Morrow County Reflections: Remember the Enterprise Block

Morrow County Reflections: Remember the Enterprise Block

Those who lived in or near Cardington or visited before 1972 will remember the Enterprise Block, a two story brick building on South Marion Street ext...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Hardins celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

Hardins celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

MARENGO — Tom and Linda (Petty) Hardin will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Sunday, Oct. 8, with an open house from 2-5 p.m. at the Car...

September 24th, 2017 |  


BIRTH

BIRTH

Brad and Bethany Pearce of Avon, Ohio, announce the birth of their son, William Charles Pearce, on Sept. 12, 2017. Will weighed 8 pounds, 10 ounces, i...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Morrow County Reflections: Glance back to 1967

Morrow County Reflections: Glance back to 1967

If you were born more than 50 years ago, you may remember some of the following: the president and vice president in 1967 were Lyndon Johnson and Hube...

September 18th, 2017 |  


Literacy Night at Park Avenue Elementary

Literacy Night at Park Avenue Elementary

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September 14th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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YOUR VIEW

Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor

Each year Turning Point celebrates by having an open house at our Marion location. This year, “Picnic on the Porch” will take place Oct. 6...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Deer archery season about to start

Deer archery season about to start

Hunters will have their first opportunity to pursue white-tailed deer when archery season opens on Saturday, Sept. 30, according to the Ohio Departmen...

September 25th, 2017 |  


Teen dies in jet ski crash in Crawford County’s Tod Township

Teen dies in jet ski crash in Crawford County’s Tod Township

TOD TOWNSHIP — The Crawford County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of an 18-year-0ld woman who died Sunday after a jet ski cra...

September 24th, 2017 |  


The power remains with the people

Emerging from the Constitutional Convention in 1787, Benjamin Franklin was asked by a bystander: “Well, Doctor, what have we got, a republic or ...

September 22nd, 2017 |  


Consider the real costs of hunger in Morrow County

Hunger has no face. No name. No political affiliation. While hunger doesn’t discriminate, it does hurt.Hunger has a steep cost for families and ...

September 16th, 2017 |  


County fair created lasting memories

Everywhere we turn, crisis is happening in our world; and the most common thread on any social media or news channel in recent months is negativity. H...

September 12th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Wind advisory today from 3 p.m. through midnight

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CLEVELAND HAS ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY, IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO MIDNIGHT. WINDS... INCREASING TO 20 TO ...

April 6th, 2017 |  


Loans available to offset last year’s drought conditions

Loans available to offset last year’s drought conditions

ATLANTA — The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is making federal Economic Injury Disaster Loans available to small businesses, small agr...

January 15th, 2017 updated: January 16th, 2017. |  


North Central Ohio area unemployment down in May

North Central Ohio area unemployment down in May

The year-to-year jobless rate for counties in the North Central Ohio area dropped in May.The unemployment rate for Crawford County was 5.2 percent las...

June 21st, 2016 |  


Unemployment up for North Central Ohio area in April

The year-to-year jobless rate for counties in the North Central Ohio area increased or were stagnant in April.The unemployment rate for Crawford Count...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Shelby Health and Wellness Center opens today

The Shelby Health and Wellness Center will hold its grand opening open house from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. April at its new facility at 31 E. Main St., Shelby.G...

April 25th, 2016 |  


Report: People in the Midwest actually appreciate hearing voice and music messages on hold

Report: People in the Midwest actually appreciate hearing voice and music messages on hold

Generic ‘please hold’ messages are perceived as a major irritant for customers, but research has found people in the Midwest actually feel...

April 18th, 2016 |  


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