NEWS


5:30 pm |    
Dixie retires as K9 officer
9:45 am |    
Kroger celebrates new look
Fallen war hero remembered 50 years later

Fallen war hero remembered 50 years later

MOUNT GILEAD — Phillip Alexander Moore died more than a half-century ago on the field of battle in Quang Nam, Vietnam.The son of the late Thomas...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Phillip Alexander Moore: Vietnam War Hero Tribute

Phillip Alexander Moore: Vietnam War Hero Tribute

[caption id="attachment_16474" align="alignnone" width="300"] Phillip Alexander Moore died more than a half-century ago on the field of battle in Quan...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Vets remembered at Park Avenue

Vets remembered at Park Avenue

MOUNT GILEAD — Inspired by former President George W. Bush’s book, “Portraits of Courage,” a collection of essays and painting...

November 10th, 2017 |  


Officer’s actions save man’s life

Officer’s actions save man’s life

CARDINGTON — A Life Saving award was made to Cardington Police Lieutenant David Winkler prior to the regular meeting of Cardington Village Counc...

November 9th, 2017 |  


Remodeled Kroger hosting open house

MOUNT GILEAD — Kroger invites shoppers to celebrate the grand re-opening of its 52,243-square-foot store on Wednesday, Nov. 15.Guests may regist...

November 9th, 2017 |  


Shack City sheds light on homeless issue

MOUNT GILEAD — How does it feel to be homeless? … and hungry, lonely and no place to sleep?In an effort to bring awareness to the plight o...

November 9th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


2:11 pm |    
Pirates receive awards
Boggs to play softball at Charleston

Boggs to play softball at Charleston

Northmor senior Cristianna Boggs signed her letter of intent to play softball for the University of Charleston in West Virginia on Wednesday.Boggs, wh...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Whitt moving on to Kent State

Whitt moving on to Kent State

After finishing her senior year with Cardington, Brooklyn Whitt will move on to Kent State University, where she will resume her softball career.She n...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Baker on BW wrestling team

Highland graduate Zach Baker will be a member of Baldwin Wallace’s wrestling team this winter.Baker is listed as one of 16 freshmen who have joi...

November 9th, 2017 |  


MG Athletic Hall of Fame requesting nominations

Nominations for the Mount Gilead Athletic Hall of Fame are requested by Dec. 1. Please send nominations to Jeff Thompson, Superintendent, Mount Gilead...

November 9th, 2017 |  


Northmor’s Johnson, Armrose top list of Central District football picks

Northmor’s Johnson, Armrose top list of Central District football picks

Northmor’s Demetrius Johnson and head coach Scott Armrose topped local football representatives in the Central District’s all-star teams, ...

November 7th, 2017 |  


Mount Gilead girls place second at state CC meet

Mount Gilead girls place second at state CC meet

Youth was served for the Mount Gilead cross country program Saturday at the state cross country meet.Competing in the Division III races at Hebron Nat...

November 6th, 2017 |  


LIFE


Reflections: Fall means nostalgia

Reflections: Fall means nostalgia

With the arrival of fall, my emotions are torn as the season marks the end of my favorite season, summer, and the prelude to winter, where the highlig...

October 10th, 2017 |  


GARDEN CLUB NEWS

The Mount Gilead Wayside Garden Club met Sept. 20 at Hospice of Morrow County.Eight members reported on what plants they have that attract pollinators...

October 10th, 2017 |  


Morrow County Reflections: Mysterious well at CYT site

Morrow County Reflections: Mysterious well at CYT site

Every once in awhile I like to share a story from the past, even the recent past that people may not have read at the time or just recount the story t...

October 3rd, 2017 |  


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 |  


OPINION


Deer gun season to start this month

Deer gun season to start this month

Deer hunting is an extremely popular activity for sportsmen and women statewide, and Ohio’s white-tailed deer continue to provide hunters across...

November 6th, 2017 |  


Weather not great for waterfowl season start

Weather not great for waterfowl season start

The youth waterfowl season as well as the regular waterfowl opening weekend has come and gone. The weather was certainly less than desirable. It was m...

October 23rd, 2017 |  


Tri-Rivers renewal levy on November ballot

Tri-Rivers renewal levy on November ballot

MARION — Tri-Rivers Career Center is on the ballot Nov. 7 for a 1.3 mill renewal levy. This levy was originally passed in 1997.“Our renewa...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Wild turkey season is almost here

Wild turkey season is almost here

Ohio’s hunters have the opportunity to pursue wild turkeys during a six-week season from Saturday, Oct. 14, through Sunday, Nov. 26. Gobblers an...

October 9th, 2017 |  


YOUR VIEW

As you know, Mike DeWine is running for Governor of Ohio. Mike is a man of incredible integrity and vision, someone who understands the problems of ou...

October 3rd, 2017 |  


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 |  


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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