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Taylor addresses local GOP gathering

Taylor addresses local GOP gathering

IBERIA — Ohio gubernatorial candidate Mary Taylor spoke about her rise to the top of the Ohio political ladder at the Morrow County Lincoln Day ...

February 23rd, 2018 |  


Students making bird houses

Students making bird houses

They came to the Cardington Village Council meeting and the Cardington-Lincoln Board of Education meeting carrying their hand-crafted bird houses.Card...

February 23rd, 2018 |  


United Way holds annual Radiothon

United Way holds annual Radiothon

The United Way of Morrow County held its annual Radiothon Thursday at Howard Hanna Realty, downtown Mount Gilead. This is the final campaign drive for...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


Beam receives airport officer honors

Beam receives airport officer honors

CARDINGTON — Dale Beam, officer with the Columbus Regional Airport Authority, has been chosen as the Police Department’s 2017 Officer of t...

February 22nd, 2018 updated: February 22nd, 2018. |  


Bowl for the Cure raises $3,283

Bowl for the Cure raises $3,283

CARDINGTON — Organizers of the 11th annual Bowl for the Cure, held at the Morrow Lanes on Feb. 17, expressed gratitude for the success of the ev...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


Possible meth lab broken up in Galion

Possible meth lab broken up in Galion

GALION — A man and woman were arrested Tuesday at a residence in the 200 block of West Atwood Street by Galion police, the Crawford County Sepci...

February 21st, 2018 updated: February 21st, 2018. |  


SPORTS


Northmor caps 21-1 regular season by topping Freddies

By Rob Hamiltonroberthamilton@aimmediamidwest.comNorthmor closed their regular season with a 21-1 record after topping host Fredericktown by a 75-40 m...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


MG boys cap strong second half to season with win over Bucyrus

By Rob Hamiltonroberthamilton@aimmediamidwest.comThe Mount Gilead boys’ basketball team finished the regular season with an 11-11 record after t...

February 21st, 2018 |  


MG boys cap strong second half to season with win over Bucyrus

By Rob Hamiltonroberthamilton@aimmediamidwest.comThe Mount Gilead boys’ basketball team finished the regular season with an 11-11 record after t...

February 21st, 2018 |  


Highland girls win tournament opener; Northmor falls

By Rob Hamiltonroberthamilton@aimmediamidwest.comHighland earned a win in their sectional opener in the Division II tournament with a come-from-behind...

February 21st, 2018 |  


Cardington boys fall at North Union

By Rob Hamiltonroberthamilton@aimmediamidwest.comCardington couldn’t quite get over the hump at North Union on Monday in a game they lost by a 5...

February 20th, 2018 |  


LIFE


Patricia M. “Pat” Selanders, 90, of Mount Gilead, passed away peacefully Wednesday afternoon, January 24, 2018, at Morrow Manor Nursing Ho...

February 1st, 2018 updated: February 1st, 2018. |  


George R. Conant, 83, of Cardington, passed away at his home Monday afternoon, January 29, 2018.On June 2, 1934, George was born in Morrow County, Ohi...

February 1st, 2018 updated: February 1st, 2018. |  


Michael David Schelb, 70, of Mount Gilead and formerly of Marion, passed away at his home on Tuesday January 30, 2018.Michael was born on February 3, ...

February 1st, 2018 |  


Reflections: ‘Mission Building’ standing

Reflections: ‘Mission Building’ standing

Driving around Cardington I notice the buildings that withstood the 1981 tornado and are still functional. There are seven and perhaps the oldest is t...

January 29th, 2018 |  


Walls of honor

Walls of honor

CRESTLINE — On Monday morning, representatives from the Gary Sinise Foundation once again visited a home they are building for Crestline native ...

January 24th, 2018 |  


Reflections: The Blizzard of ’78 continues

Reflections: The Blizzard of ’78 continues

BARBARA HENTHORNE looked out the picture window of her parents’ country home and could see nothing. Snow covered the window and the outdoor scen...

January 15th, 2018 |  


OPINION


Dwindling pensions a threat to Ohioans

Dwindling pensions a threat to Ohioans

Right now, the pensions of more than a million Americans are at risk of massive cuts. If we truly value a hard day’s work in this country, our g...

February 8th, 2018 |  


How wildlife endures the cold weather

How wildlife endures the cold weather

Now that we are approaching the middle of winter, people are pulling on parkas, adding extra blankets to their beds, and building cozy fires to keep a...

January 29th, 2018 |  


Democrats opposed tax cuts

Democrats opposed tax cuts

If the recent government shutdown reminded us of anything, it’s that Democrats do not have the best interests of Americans in mind.Their questio...

January 25th, 2018 |  


Hunting and trapping seasons proposed

Hunting and trapping seasons proposed

The 2018-2019 small game and migratory bird hunting seasons and the trapping seasons were proposed to the Ohio Wildlife Council on Wednesday, Jan. 10,...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Sentinel poised for strong year

Sentinel poised for strong year

I just finished putting out the first paper of the new year and am working on the one you’re reading now.With 2018 upon us it’s time to th...

January 9th, 2018 |  


Safety important when outdoors in cold weather

Safety important when outdoors in cold weather

Well, Old Man Winter has certainly set in and as you know, the frigid temperatures are here as well. The area lakes and ponds refroze Christmas day af...

December 31st, 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 |  


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