NEWS


8:27 pm
Updated: 8:43 pm. |    
Sweet Corn Festival Two — Photos by Anthony Conchel
2:10 pm |    
CARDINGTON MAYOR’S COURT
Five Generations Carwell family

Five Generations Carwell family

Shown are, from left, grandpa John Somerlot, great great grandma Wilma Davis, great grandma Dianne Carwell, mother Brittany Somerlot holding Rile Wass...

July 18th, 2017 |  


Morrow County Reflections: A glance at news from 1941

Morrow County Reflections: A glance at news from 1941

I like to take a peek at the past occasionally and share snippets I think to be of interest from stories published in the Morrow County Sentinel, Unio...

July 18th, 2017 |  


Funds OK’d for fire dept. grant

Funds OK’d for fire dept. grant

Village Fire Chief Gregg Young asked Mount Gilead Village Council for a request from the capital fund to pay its portion of a Safety Intervention Gran...

July 18th, 2017 |  


Singspiration service planned

Key Ministries of Morrow County will conduct a Singspiration service Sunday, July 30, 2017 at 7 p.m. It will be hosted by Bryn Zion Baptist Church, 55...

July 18th, 2017 |  


Morrow County Court News

Morrow County Court News

Marriage LicensesJuly 1-13Zachary E. Robinson, Marengo, to Mariah D. Watts, Marengo.Kiel John Wesley Getter, Mount Gilead, to Kahala Duffield.Lewis M....

July 18th, 2017 |  


Cardington-Lincoln board meeting set

The Cardington-Lincoln board of education meeting on Monday, July 24 at 6 p.m. will be in the board office instead of the school library....

July 18th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


4:44 pm |    
Youth shooters compete

MG swimmers finish second in league

On July 8, the Mount Gilead Barracudas competed at the TCAL Championships held at Colonel Crawford High School. It was Mount Gilead’s year to ho...

July 13th, 2017 |  


Bullets’ 13-U team wins title

Bullets’ 13-U team wins title

The 13-U Mid-Ohio Bullets wrapped up their season by winning the championship at the Castalia Duck Pond Classic, going 5-0 and finishing their season ...

July 11th, 2017 |  


Vintage motorcycles hold court at Mid-Ohio last weekend

Vintage motorcycles hold court at Mid-Ohio last weekend

Friday rain didn’t keep the crowds away at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course’s AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days last weekend.The Morrow County race tr...

July 10th, 2017 |  


Babe Ruth sign-ups this month

There will be sign-ups for the fall Babe Ruth season on Saturday, July 22 and Sunday, July 23. They will be held at the announcer’s booth, Babe ...

July 10th, 2017 |  


Chapman named to Academic All-Conference team

Mount Gilead graduate Taryn Chapman was one of 70 Malone University student-athletes named to the Great Midwest Athletic Conference’s 2017-17 Ac...

July 6th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


8:27 pm
Updated: 8:43 pm. |    
Sweet Corn Festival Two — Photos by Anthony Conchel
Reflections: The history of the Beatty and Chase Building

Reflections: The history of the Beatty and Chase Building

Those of us who resided or grew up in Cardington before July, 1967, will remember the Beatty and Chase Building, the three-story structure that sat on...

July 11th, 2017 |  


Reflections: Rest of the story on bomber crash

Reflections: Rest of the story on bomber crash

Last week I described the tragic crash of the 18-ton Lockheed Hudson bomber on the Leroy Foust farm south of Cardington on July 22, 1941.Flying the pl...

July 3rd, 2017 |  


Reflections: Remembering the crash of the RAF bomber

Reflections: Remembering the crash of the RAF bomber

I was recently asked to share the story of the crash of the RAF bomber.on the LeRoy Foust farm, July 22, 1941. The Foust farm is located on US 42, thr...

June 27th, 2017 |  


Gallery: Cardington Memorial Day Parade: Photos by LeAnne Gompf

Gallery: Cardington Memorial Day Parade: Photos by LeAnne Gompf

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June 26th, 2017 |  


State Highway Patrol investigating fatal crash involving pedestrian

State Highway Patrol investigating fatal crash involving pedestrian

MARION – Troopers from the Marion Post are investigating a fatal crash that occurred on Friday, May 26, 2017 at 11:50 p.m. on SR 47 just south o...

May 29th, 2017 |  


State Highway Patrol investigating fatal crash in Westfield Twp.

State Highway Patrol investigating fatal crash in Westfield Twp.

Morrow County - The Ohio State Highway Patrol is currently investigating a fatal crash involving one vehicle. The crash occurred at 7:45 p.m. on Tuesd...

May 24th, 2017 |  


OPINION


2:31 pm |    
Black bears back in Ohio
Final wild turkey numbers are in

Final wild turkey numbers are in

The final numbers are in, Ohio hunters checked a total of 21,015 wild turkeys during the combined 2017 spring wild turkey south zone hunting season; n...

June 5th, 2017 |  


Wild turkey season underway

Wild turkey season underway

Ohio hunters checked 10,280 wild turkeys during the first week of the wild turkey hunting season, April 24-30.New for the 2017 season, the state has b...

May 8th, 2017 |  


Free fishing weekend coming in May

Free fishing weekend coming in May

State residents are invited to take part in the annual free fishing weekend on May 6-7, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. Ohio...

April 24th, 2017 updated: April 24th, 2017. |  


Letter to the editor: Choose to become an organ donor

Letter to the editor: Choose to become an organ donor

Become an organ donor The Children’s Organ Transplant Association (COTA) was founded in April 1986 when residents of Bloomington, Indiana, rallie...

April 7th, 2017 updated: April 7th, 2017. |  


Spring turkey season to start soon

Spring turkey season to start soon

For many hunters, spring brings the unmistakable sound of gobbling wild turkeys as Ohio’s annual hunt of this popular game bird begins.New for t...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Ohio Wildlife Legacy Stamp winner announced

Ohio Wildlife Legacy Stamp winner announced

The photo of a green heron, submitted by wildlife enthusiast Matthew Schmalz of New Albany, was the winner in the annual Ohio Wildlife Legacy Stamp Ph...

March 27th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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 |  


AgCredit announces profit sharing

AgCredit — one of northern Ohio’s largest lenders for farmers, rural homeowners and agribusiness—recently reported net income of $47...

April 18th, 2016 |  


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