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Art Club collects canned food

Art Club collects canned food

Pictured is the Park Avenue Elementary School fifth grade Art Club who joined with Chester Arbor of the Gleaners Insurance, to hold a canned food driv...

October 15th, 2019 |  


Rotary Club donates 297 dictionaries

Rotary Club donates 297 dictionaries

CARDINGTON — Continuing a 24-year tradition, the Cardington Rotary Club donated 297 dictionaries to third grade students in four Morrow County S...

October 15th, 2019 |  


Morrow County Hospital extends urgent care hours

With so many options for health care in this day and age — whether it is primary care, urgent care or emergency care — it can be confusing...

October 14th, 2019 |  


MORROW COUNTY SHERIFF REPORTS

Oct. 7-13Alarm, Road 108, Franklin.Assist other Agency, Road 28, Canaan.Assist other Agency, Road 242, Perry.Harassment, Mount Gilead.Assist other age...

October 14th, 2019 |  


Passage of levies crucial for EMS personnel

Passage of levies crucial for EMS personnel

MOUNT GILEAD — Morrow County’s Emergency Medical Services (EMS) has operated on a 2 mill levy that is renewed every 5 years since 1972. Th...

October 14th, 2019 updated: October 14th, 2019. |  


CARDINGTON FFA

CARDINGTON FFA

FAIR WINNERSThere were more than Cardington FFA 100 members exhibiting projects at the Morrow County Fair. These represented the chapter well by placi...

October 11th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


Northmor 4th in computer ranking

Northmor 4th in computer ranking

Top eight schools from each region in the final report Nov. 3 will qualify for the playoffs.Division IRegion 1 – 1. Mentor (7-0) 23.5571, 2. Lak...

October 16th, 2019 |  


Avid bowler Peyton receives 50-year award

Avid bowler Peyton receives 50-year award

The first time he touched a bowling ball, Gus Peyton found himself “hooked.”The Cardington resident’s devotion to the game led to a ...

October 16th, 2019 |  


Sports Calendar

Wednesday, Oct. 16• Bexley at Highland, Division II volleyball sectionals, 6 p.m.Thursday, Oct. 17• Danville at Northmor, Division IV voll...

October 15th, 2019 updated: October 16th, 2019. |  


MG boys win KMAC championship

MG boys win KMAC championship

The Mount Gilead boys’ cross country team claimed the KMAC championship on Saturday.The Indians hosted the event and came out on top by 24 point...

October 14th, 2019 |  


Highland soccer teams play final regular season game

By Rob Hamiltonroberthamilton@aimmediamidwest.comOn Saturday, the Highland boys’ soccer team defeated KIPP by a 5-0 margin to finish their regul...

October 14th, 2019 updated: October 14th, 2019. |  


LIFE


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Chesterville celebrates Heritage Day
Preacher’s Point: God’s adoption of us

Preacher’s Point: God’s adoption of us

This morning while reading through social media, I saw a post listing eight promises from God. Every one of them is true, but the problem is, many peo...

September 22nd, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: Bible the absolute authority

Preacher’s Point: Bible the absolute authority

Last week this column was a call to repentance. This week I hope to address a problem that seems to be rampant among Christians today — not beli...

September 15th, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: What to do? What to do?

Preacher’s Point: What to do? What to do?

“For that which I do I allow not: for what I would, that do I not; but what I hate, that do I.” — The Apostle Paul, Romans 7:15.Chri...

September 1st, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: God and global warming

Preacher’s Point: God and global warming

Is the world getting warmer? Does anyone care? Well, for the second question, laws have been passed, and treaties are signed, in an attempt to stop gl...

August 11th, 2019 |  


Shawshank director will be at Mansfield movie’s celebration

Shawshank director will be at Mansfield movie’s celebration

MANSFIELD — Prep work is continuing for next month’s “Shawshank Redemption” 25th anniversary celebrationDirector, screenwriter...

July 31st, 2019 |  


Why should God let you in Heaven?

Why should God let you in Heaven?

Without getting into a sizable theological debate on the several different judgments the Bible talks about, let us assume, come judgment day, God asks...

July 21st, 2019 |  


OPINION


Column: Enthusiasm for drug price controls is dangerous

Column: Enthusiasm for drug price controls is dangerous

For years, politicians have railed about the high cost of prescription drugs. But now, they appear poised to take action. Democrats and many Republica...

September 12th, 2019 |  


Commissioners outline health care plan

The Morrow County Commissioners are providing this update to Morrow County residents regarding their recent Request for Proposal for Expanding Health ...

September 10th, 2019 |  


Weather nice to start migratory bird seasons

Weather nice to start migratory bird seasons

Early migratory season hunters were greeted with a nice preview of fall weather this past weekend for the early goose and teal season opener.A cool br...

September 9th, 2019 updated: September 9th, 2019. |  


It’s that time! It’s fair time!

It’s that time! It’s fair time!

I can almost taste the funnel cakes and corn dogs and the Morrow County Fair is still a few weeks away as I write this. But by the time you’re r...

September 6th, 2019 |  


Hunting season about to start

Hunting season about to start

The fair is here and the bass have stopped biting. That means hunting season is almost here! Four popular hunting seasons will begin in the next few w...

August 26th, 2019 |  


What Morrow County Extension means to me

Hello my name is Jen Trainer and I was born and raised in Morrow County. I attended Mount Gilead High School and graduated in 1997. I graduated from B...

August 23rd, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


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Ohio Day Trips 2019
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Holiday Gift Guide 2018
Column: Support locally-owned businesses, as they support your community

Column: Support locally-owned businesses, as they support your community

Locally-owned businesses are a pretty good barometer of how a community is thriving. A busy “main street’ often coincides with a strong communi...

November 3rd, 2018 updated: November 3rd, 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 |  


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