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New industry mural to be dedicated in Mount Vernon

New industry mural to be dedicated in Mount Vernon

MOUNT VERNON — The Knox County Landmarks Foundation Mural Committee invites the public to the dedication of the Mount Vernon Industry Mural on T...

August 15th, 2018 updated: August 17th, 2018. |  


Village plans additional street work Monday

Update on street improvements for the Village of Mount Gilead: Monday, Aug. 20, the streets that received the chip and seal will also get the fog seal...

August 14th, 2018 updated: August 15th, 2018. |  


Gallery: A fan’s view of Mid-Ohio’s XFinity Series: Photos by Greg Russell

Gallery: A fan’s view of Mid-Ohio’s XFinity Series: Photos by Greg Russell

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August 14th, 2018 |  


Mount Gilead Police calls

Mount Gilead Police calls

Aug. 2-10Toy gun foundA resident found a gun in the stream behind his property. It was an AirSoft toy gun and it was placed with the K-9 training aids...

August 13th, 2018 |  


Pleasant Grove Church of Christ VBS aids Haiti

Pleasant Grove Church of Christ VBS aids Haiti

MOUNT GILEAD — The children at Pleasant Grove Church of Christ enjoyed VBS at “Polar Blast, where Jesus’ Love is Cool.”Each da...

August 13th, 2018 |  


Balderson claims tight win in 12th Congressional District race

Balderson claims tight win in 12th Congressional District race

MOUNT GILEAD — Republican Troy Balderson won Morrow County easily in the Aug. 7 special election. But it was much closer overall.Balderson preva...

August 13th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Morrow County Fall Sports Team Schedules

CARDINGTONVarsity Football8/24, H, Plymouth, 7 p.m.8/31, A, Bucyrus, 7 p.m.9/7, H, Colonel Crawford, 7 p.m.9/14, A, Centerburg, 7 p.m.9/21, H, East Kn...

August 13th, 2018 |  


Cardington holds pie auction

Cardington holds pie auction

The Cardington-Lincoln High School 2018 football season officially kicked off when the annual inner squad scrimmage and pie auction was held Aug. 4. T...

August 13th, 2018 |  


Marion Popcorn Festival 55 and over softball tournament

The Marion Senior Softball Association will be holding their annual 55 and over 2018 Popcorn Tournament on Saturday, Sept. 8. If you have a team and w...

August 8th, 2018 |  


Ohio to be represented at Mid-Ohio this weekend

The Buckeye State will have plenty of representation when the green flag falls on Rock N Roll Tequila 170 Presented by Amethyst Beverage on Saturday, ...

August 7th, 2018 |  


SCTP championships held

SCTP championships held

Cardinal Center hosted the Scholastic Clay Target Program American Team National Championships from July 14-21, with youth competing in seven events d...

August 6th, 2018 |  


Sports Calendar

Wednesday, Aug. 8• Cardington and Highland at Galion Invitational, golf, 9 a.m.Thursday, Aug. 9• Highland at Delaware Inv., golf, TBA.Frid...

August 6th, 2018 updated: August 6th, 2018. |  


LIFE


Repairing tombstones at Pagetown Cemetery — photos by Anthony Conchel

Repairing tombstones at Pagetown Cemetery — photos by Anthony Conchel

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August 9th, 2018 |  


Reflections: Has the news really changed?

Reflections: Has the news really changed?

Every day I read or hear about “fake news,” or some form of news that seems to have anger, retaliation, or some other negative slant. Read...

August 5th, 2018 |  


Vendors enjoy Farm Days — photos by Anthony Conchel

Vendors enjoy Farm Days — photos by Anthony Conchel

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August 3rd, 2018 updated: August 3rd, 2018. |  


Perry Cook Memorial Library Summer Reading Party

Perry Cook Memorial Library Summer Reading Party

[caption id="attachment_20769" align="alignnone" width="300"] Perry Cook wrapped up its weekly Wednesday Summer Reading programs with educational and ...

August 2nd, 2018 |  


Old-time travel comes to Galion as car touring group visits

Old-time travel comes to Galion as car touring group visits

GALION -- Members of the Midwest Brass and Gas Touring Club are parked outside First Lutheran Church in Galion, 127 S. Columbus St., this morning. ...

August 2nd, 2018 |  


Column: If true, Urban Meyer has to go

Column: If true, Urban Meyer has to go

If the allegations are true, Urban Meyer cannot remain as Ohio State’s football coach.The key is … if the allegations are true.Meyer was p...

August 2nd, 2018 updated: August 2nd, 2018. |  


OPINION


Fishing season rules changes proposed

Fishing season rules changes proposed

Changes to the 2019-2020 fishing season were among the regulations proposed to the Ohio Wildlife Council at its scheduled meeting on Wednesday, July 1...

July 23rd, 2018 |  


Ohio needs more women in leadership

Ohio needs more women in leadership

Ohio had a female governor. What? When did Ohio elect a female governor? Where was I?Nancy Hollister was Ohio’s governor for 11 days in 1998. Yo...

July 21st, 2018 |  


Ohio fairs offer fair deal

Ohio fairs offer fair deal

We’re blessed in Ohio. Be it our natural resources, our climate, our places or our people - we are lucky to live where we do.This summer and fal...

July 17th, 2018 |  


Lake Erie offers many outdoors diversions

Lake Erie offers many outdoors diversions

With the boys working hard this summer making money for college and with lots of fair projects in the barn, we decided to stick closer to home for thi...

July 9th, 2018 |  


Golf carts on Cardington streets studied

CARDINGTON — Although no action was taken, members of Cardington Village council discussed an ordinance that would amend the certified ordinance...

July 6th, 2018 |  


Sherrod Brown column: Supporting Ohio’s colleges and universities

Sherrod Brown column: Supporting Ohio’s colleges and universities

Recently, my office convened our 11th annual Ohio College Presidents Conference.The idea for this conference was sparked during a roundtable discussio...

July 3rd, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


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 |  


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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