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All Star Grooming in Marengo celebrates opening

All Star Grooming in Marengo celebrates opening

MARENGO — Dog grooming has been a part of life for Kim Holycross for more than 30 years. She is especially excited about opening the All Star Gr...

March 2nd, 2021 |  


Mount Gilead students’ artwork displayed

Mount Gilead students’ artwork displayed

Mount Gllead Schools announced that the art of two students has been selected for “The Young People’s Art Exhibition and Youth Art Month S...

March 2nd, 2021 |  


MOUNT GILEAD POLICE CALLS

Feb. 19-26POSSIBLE THEFTA downtown store owner said a man may have been shoplifting. Officer talked with the suspect and he claimed he did not remembe...

March 1st, 2021 |  


Sentinel wins 2 statewide awards

COLUMBUS — The Morrow County Sentinel took home two awards in the 2021 Ohio News Media Association Osman C. Hooper Non-Daily Newspaper Competiti...

March 1st, 2021 |  


MORROW COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

Feb. 22-28Animal call, Road 115, FranklinAssist other Agency, Road 218, PeruForgery, Road 176, ChesterAlarm, Road 212, BenningtonHarassment, Road 26, ...

March 1st, 2021 |  


SPORTS


Conrad competes in state swim meet

Joel Conrad of Mount Gilead traveled to Canton on Thursday to compete in the OHSAA Division II State Swimming tournament. The meet was held at the CT ...

March 1st, 2021 |  


Northmor, Cardington bowlers at state

Both the Northmor girls and Cardington boys competed in the Division II state bowling tournaments, held at Wayne Webb’s Columbus Bowl.The Lady G...

March 1st, 2021 |  


Local wrestlers move on to districts

Morrow County sent a total of 14 wrestlers on to districts during last weekend’s sectional competition.Competing in the Division II sectional at...

March 1st, 2021 updated: March 1st, 2021. |  


Sports Calendar

Thursday, March 4• Division II wrestling district at Wilmington (106-145 pounds), 3:30 p.m.Friday, March 5• Division II district wrestling...

March 1st, 2021 |  


New license options for outdoorsmen

New license options for outdoorsmen

Whether pursuing a Lake Erie walleye or a gobbling wild turkey, an Ohio fishing or hunting license opens a world of exploration. Before participating ...

March 1st, 2021 |  


LIFE


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Blue Donkey Auction nets money for food banks
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Week 1 football game between Northmor and Mount Gilead cancelled

Week 1 football game between Northmor and Mount Gilead cancelled

MOUNT GILEAD —Although Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine has given the OK for football games to go in Ohio this fall, that does’t mean smooth sailing for fall...

August 20th, 2020 updated: August 20th, 2020. |  


Richland County moves back to Level 2 (Orange); Crawford, Morrow counties remain at Level 1 (Yellow)

Richland County moves back to Level 2 (Orange); Crawford, Morrow counties remain at Level 1 (Yellow)

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Department of Health today released the weekly Ohio Public Health Advisory System update.Mercer County has reached Level 3 (...

August 6th, 2020 |  


Three charged after traffic stop nets drugs, money

Three charged after traffic stop nets drugs, money

MARENGO — Morrow County Sheriff’s Deputies on Wednesday, July 29 stopped a motor vehicle at the entrance of The Cardinal Center located at...

July 29th, 2020 updated: July 30th, 2020. |  


OHSAA releases Return to Play guidelines and sport specific recommendations

OHSAA releases Return to Play guidelines and sport specific recommendations

COLUMBUS — The COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic has presented the OHSAA with a myriad of challenges. the executive director’s office, with su...

July 22nd, 2020 |  


2020 Bratwurst Festival is on, but without parades and outdoor musical entertainers

2020 Bratwurst Festival is on, but without parades and outdoor musical entertainers

BUCYRUS — The Bratwurst Festival in Bucyrus will go on this year, from Aug. 13 to Aug. 15, but due to rules and regulations necessitated by the COVI...

July 7th, 2020 updated: July 7th, 2020. |  


More than 500 doctors tell Trump shutdown is creating ‘mass casualty incident’ nationwide

More than 500 doctors tell Trump shutdown is creating ‘mass casualty incident’ nationwide

(The Center Square) – More than 500 U.S. physicians sent a letter to President Donald Trump describing the coronavirus shutdowns as a “mas...

May 29th, 2020 |  


OPINION


Preacher’s Point: Individuals, religion and politics

Preacher’s Point: Individuals, religion and politics

Can anyone keep their religion out of their politics? The answer lies in how much they adhere to their religion.Every religion has sacred writings. Ch...

February 26th, 2021 |  


Reflections: Letter to the editor from 1874

Reflections: Letter to the editor from 1874

I love reading letters to the editor from years past. Writers held nothing back and at the same time the editors printed their thoughts.I want to shar...

February 19th, 2021 |  


Preacher’s Point: Heart, mind and soul

Preacher’s Point: Heart, mind and soul

Jesus had a way of having the last word. A good example is when the scribes and Pharisees brought to Jesus the woman “taken in adultery.” ...

February 19th, 2021 |  


Great numbers recorded during deer season

Great numbers recorded during deer season

One of Ohio’s most successful white-tailed deer hunting seasons concluded Sunday, Feb. 7, with 197,735 deer harvested, according to the Ohio Dep...

February 15th, 2021 |  


Health Department receives praise

Editor,I am writing to commend the Morrow County Health Department.As early as I could I called to see about getting the COVID-19 vaccine. Was surpris...

February 12th, 2021 |  


Reflections: Kinney Heath ahead of the times

Reflections: Kinney Heath ahead of the times

One of my favorite individuals whom I have described during the past 42 years is Evva Kinney Heath. The Cardington native graduated from Cardington Hi...

February 12th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


Riordan McClain column: It’s time to get back to work

Riordan McClain column: It’s time to get back to work

As we progress through this coronavirus pandemic, we continue to learn both from the experience of others around the world and from our own personal e...

April 16th, 2020 |  


Deadline to apply for disaster relief is April 1

Deadline to apply for disaster relief is April 1

ATLANTA — The U.S. Small Business Administration is reminding small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aqu...

March 5th, 2020 |  


Local craft beer returning to Galion after 100 Years; 1803 Brewery & Taproom launches beer Jan. 18

Local craft beer returning to Galion after 100 Years; 1803 Brewery & Taproom launches beer Jan. 18

GALION — The city’s brewing legacy begins a new chapter this year as the 1803 Brewery & Taproom arrives on the craft beer scene.After ...

January 8th, 2020 |  


Beach retires as president/CEO of First Federal Bank

Beach retires as president/CEO of First Federal Bank

GALION — First Federal Bank of Ohio has announced the retirement of David Beach and the appointment of Joseph Clime as succeeding president and ...

January 7th, 2020 |  


Northmor students learn car-care basics from Galion auto-technician

Northmor students learn car-care basics from Galion auto-technician

GALION — Northmor JOG students learned in October that your vehicle will take you where you need to go every day, but it needs more than just a ...

November 20th, 2019 |  


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