NEWS


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LaRose speaks at Lincoln Day Dinner
Key Club inducts 8 members

Key Club inducts 8 members

MOUNT GILEAD — On Feb. 14, the Mount Gilead High School Key Club inducted eight new members bringing its total membership to 21.The Key Club mem...

February 21st, 2019 |  


8th Chili Cook-off features bake-off, silent auction

MOUNT GILEAD — The Community Center’s Chili Cook-off is truly a family friendly event with chili to please everyone’s taste, sandwic...

February 21st, 2019 |  


COMMUNITY CALENDAR

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Feb. 27Fly Tying Basics, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Selover Public Library, Chesterville. Learn about the basics of fly tying with The Fishing Guy, Rodger Norcro...

February 20th, 2019 updated: February 20th, 2019. |  


CARDINGTON MAYOR’S COURT

The following cases were determined in the Feb. 18 session of Cardington mayor’s court:Brittany A. Chafin, Cardington, no operator’s licen...

February 20th, 2019 |  


MORROW COUNTY COURT NEWS

MORROW COUNTY COURT NEWS

MARRIAGE LICENSESThrough Feb. 20Joshua Drago and Samantha Friley.Caleb Brubaker and Whitney Clever.Eric Hines Sr. and Tamara Cramer.David Webb and Kat...

February 20th, 2019 |  


‘Into the Woods, Jr,’ taking the stage

‘Into the Woods, Jr,’ taking the stage

The Patrick Drouhard auditorium at Cardington-Lincoln High School will reverberate with the sounds of “Into the Woods, Jr,” a musical prod...

February 20th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


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Northmor battles back in fourth to shock MG girls
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Northmor claims KMAC

Mount Gilead tops Utica Tuesday

By Rob Hamiltonroberthamilton@aimmediamidwest.comMount Gilead finished their regular season in boys’ basketball with a 60-43 win over visiting U...

February 20th, 2019 |  


Cardington boys get win over Mount Gilead

Cardington boys get win over Mount Gilead

Cardington got a big boost as the postseason basketball tournament grows near, as the Pirates were able to claim a 76-62 home win over arch-rival Moun...

February 18th, 2019 |  


Cardington girls fall in regular season finale

By Rob Hamiltonroberthamilton@aimmediamidwest.comCardington fell in their final regular season game on Saturday, as visiting Olentangy Berlin captured...

February 18th, 2019 |  


Northmor boys top Highland

In a defensive-minded game at Highland Friday night, visiting Northmor was able to claim a 32-30 win to enter the postseason with a 11-11 mark.Competi...

February 18th, 2019 |  


Sports Calendar

Thursday, Feb. 21• Division II district bowling meet at HP Lanes, Columbus, 9 a.m.Friday, Feb. 22• Highland at Licking Valley, Division II...

February 18th, 2019 updated: February 21st, 2019. |  


LIFE


Reflections: Snippets from the past

Reflections: Snippets from the past

Several readers of this column have voiced their appreciation at seeing names from the past, including relatives, friends, friends of their parents, e...

January 24th, 2019 |  


Reflections: Tombstone unearthed in back yard

Reflections: Tombstone unearthed in back yard

It was almost 30 years ago that Jay and Diane Haycook were Roto-tilling a small plot of earth behind their home, 534 S. Marion St., in Cardington, pre...

January 20th, 2019 |  


Reflections: Cardington native’s escape from Germany

Reflections: Cardington native’s escape from Germany

I want to share with you a story I read in the March 20, 1952. edition of the Union Register about Cardington native Otto Koeppe, his wife and daughte...

January 13th, 2019 |  


Reflections: Remembering Singer Livery Barn

Reflections: Remembering Singer Livery Barn

Although it was razed exactly 45 years ago, I wonder how many remember the Singer Livery Barn. It was located on North Marion Street at the southeast ...

January 6th, 2019 |  


Reflections: Potpourri of Cardington history

Reflections: Potpourri of Cardington history

I love reading items about Cardington’s people and what they contributed in the past.For instance, in a story published in the Morrow County Ind...

December 30th, 2018 |  


Reflections: Village bios interesting

Reflections: Village bios interesting

I collect information about Cardington and Morrow County. Some are short pieces so am using this last edition of 2018 to share one.There was a publica...

December 23rd, 2018 |  


OPINION


Preacher’s Point: If thou hast run with the footmen

Preacher’s Point: If thou hast run with the footmen

Currently, I live in a rural area, a county of small towns and much farmland. The largest church in our county runs about two hundred in attendance, m...

January 30th, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: Are you spiritually naked?

Preacher’s Point: Are you spiritually naked?

The seven churches of Revelation are a fascinating study. Four of the seven churches God has some compliments and some ridicule. Two of the churches, ...

January 27th, 2019 |  


Small game and bird seasons have been proposed

Small game and bird seasons have been proposed

The 2019-2020 small game and migratory bird hunting seasons and trapping seasons were proposed to the Ohio Wildlife Council on Wednesday, Jan. 9, acco...

January 21st, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: Does the Bible brag?

Preacher’s Point: Does the Bible brag?

The great philosopher Dizzy Dean once said, “It ain’t braggin’ if you can do it!”With that thought in the back of my mind, I c...

January 20th, 2019 |  


Local implications of the shutdown

It is now day 28 of the shutdown and many social service agencies are feeling a financial pinch and considering cuts until the government reopens. Sev...

January 18th, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: Understanding the Scriptures?

Preacher’s Point: Understanding the Scriptures?

Every Christian should study the Bible. If all you are getting are a few verses and a page or so of commentary (this column, for example) from time to...

January 13th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


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Holiday Gift Guide 2018
Shop and support locally-owned businesses

Shop and support locally-owned businesses

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October 31st, 2018 updated: October 31st, 2018. |  


Disparity in funding between Ohio’s poorest an wealthiest school districts has changed little in 20 years

Disparity in funding between Ohio’s poorest an wealthiest school districts has changed little in 20 years

New study shows little has changed since landmark DeRolph Ohio Supreme Court caseCOLUMBUS — Despite 20 years of effort by the Ohio Legislature, ...

August 15th, 2018 updated: August 15th, 2018. |  


SBA deadline for 2016 drought assistance is Oct. 24

SBA deadline for 2016 drought assistance is Oct. 24

ATLANTA – The U.S. Small Business Administration is reminding businesses in Ohio that working capital loans are still available to small busines...

October 16th, 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 |  


Freeze watch tonight for Morrow County area

Freeze watch tonight for Morrow County area

From the National Weather Service ... A FREEZE WATCH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING. TEMPERATURES IN THE LOWER 30S ARE FORECAS...

May 7th, 2017 |  


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 |  


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