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Mount Gilead Police calls

Mount Gilead Police calls

Aug. 3Suspicious personA report of a man sitting on the sidewalk on West High Street was investigated. The man appeared to be drunk and said he walked...

August 15th, 2017 |  


New fire station big draw

New fire station big draw

JOHNSVILLE — Visitors came to eat, play games and socialize Saturday afternoon. But the main attraction for many at the Johnsville Summer Fest w...

August 15th, 2017 |  


COMMUNITY CALENDAR

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Aug. 16​American Red Cross Bloodmobile, Morrow County Hospital; 10 a.m.-4 p.m.Aug. 18Scott Duress (folk rock/country), music in the American Leg...

August 15th, 2017 |  


Rep. Goodman to hold office hours in Mount Gilead

MOUNT GILEAD — State Representative Wesley A. Goodman (R-Cardington) will hold district office hours on Friday, Aug. 25 in Mount Gilead.The offi...

August 14th, 2017 |  


DAAP goal: Unity in fight

DAAP goal: Unity in fight

MOUNT GILEAD — Drug and Alcohol Awareness and Prevention Chairman Ben McDay spoke about ways DAAP members like Jodi Hayes of United Way had help...

August 14th, 2017 |  


Patrol plans OVI sobriety checkpoint in area this week

Patrol plans OVI sobriety checkpoint in area this week

MOUNT GILEAD — The Ohio Highway Patrol announced that troopers will operate an OVI checkpoint this week to deter and intercept impaired drivers....

August 14th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Ulrey to coach football at MG

Ulrey to coach football at MG

After spending the last three years as the head coach of the East Knox football program, Joe Ulrey is returning to Morrow County to take the helm of t...

August 10th, 2017 |  


Mid-Ohio Challenge more accessible to fans this year

The NASCAR Xfinity Series returns to Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course this Friday for two days of action-packed, family-friendly fun on and off the track. T...

August 9th, 2017 |  


Fall sports schedules

Fall sports schedules

CARDINGTONVarsity Football8/25, H, Worthington Christian, 7 p.m.9/1, A, Galion, 7 p.m.9/8, A, Ontario, 7 p.m.9/15, H, Centerburg , 7 p.m.9/22, A, East...

August 7th, 2017 |  


Sweetcorn 5K rain date enjoys perfect weather

Sweetcorn 5K rain date enjoys perfect weather

After the postponement of the Morrow County Community Center’s Sweetcorn 5K Run two weeks ago, the race was lucky to have a perfect, sunny morni...

August 4th, 2017 |  


Mid-Ohio Challenge coming up

The NASCAR Xfinity Series returns to Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course for the Mid-Ohio Challenge, August 11-12. One of the Ohio drivers eager to compete in ...

August 4th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Morrow County Reflections: The Hotel Fulton murder

Morrow County Reflections: The Hotel Fulton murder

The village of Fulton, once known as Lincoln Center, was a thriving village of more than 300 residents in 1881. The little village was served by many ...

August 1st, 2017 |  


ENGAGEMENTMurray, Begle to wed

ENGAGEMENTMurray, Begle to wed

Erika Faye Murray of Mount Gilead is engaged to Ethan James Begle of Dale, Indiana.Erika is the daughter of Diane Murray of Mount Gilead and Erik Murr...

August 1st, 2017 |  


Relay For Life photo gallery — By Anthony Conchel

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July 28th, 2017 updated: August 14th, 2017. |  


Morrow County Reflections: Our role in Underground Railroad

Morrow County Reflections: Our role in Underground Railroad

I’ve long been intrigued with the Underground Railroad and the ways it served in Morrow County. Referring to the many pages of information I hav...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Sweet Corn Festival Two — Photos by Anthony Conchel

Sweet Corn Festival Two — Photos by Anthony Conchel

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July 21st, 2017 updated: August 14th, 2017. |  


Photo Gallery: Sweet Corn Festival — Photos by Anthony Conchel

Photo Gallery: Sweet Corn Festival — Photos by Anthony Conchel

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July 21st, 2017 updated: July 21st, 2017. |  


OPINION


ODNR holding lottery drawings for hunters

ODNR holding lottery drawings for hunters

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources is holding a lottery for more than 270 permits to hunters wishing to construct a blind to hunt ducks and gees...

July 31st, 2017 |  


No boat fatalities over July 4th weekend

No boat fatalities over July 4th weekend

Ohio’s waters remained safe over the long July 4th weekend with no boating-related fatalities occurring during Operation Dry Water, according to...

July 17th, 2017 |  


Special drawings for waterfowl hunters

Special drawings for waterfowl hunters

Waterfowl hunters are invited to participate in special drawings for controlled hunting opportunities, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Res...

July 1st, 2017 |  


Black bears back in Ohio

Black bears back in Ohio

Are black bears making a come back in Ohio? Did you know that approximately 70 or so different black bears are reported annually in the Buckeye State ...

June 19th, 2017 |  


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 |  


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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