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Ruehrmund chosen C-L board president

Ruehrmund chosen C-L board president

CARDINGTON — Troy Ruehrmund was re-elected president when the Cardington-Lincoln Board of Education met Monday, Jan. 14, for its annual organiza...

January 16th, 2019 updated: January 16th, 2019. |  


Comedy on tap with ‘The Savannah Sipping Society’

Comedy on tap with ‘The Savannah Sipping Society’

MOUNT VERNON — Melt the winter blues with a laugh out loud comedy at The Alcove Dinner Theater.“The Savannah Sipping Society” is the...

January 16th, 2019 |  


Forecast calls for 5-6 inches of snow

Forecast calls for 5-6 inches of snow

A new weather model shows 5-6 inches of snow coming to north central Ohio this weekend.The heaviest band which would be 6 or more inches of snow would...

January 15th, 2019 updated: January 17th, 2019. |  


Vehicle rolls over on SR 61

MOUNT GILEAD — The Ohio Highway Patrol is investigating a one-vehicle rollover crash this morning on State Route 61 in Gilead Township.Marvin J....

January 15th, 2019 |  


SWCD elects officers

MOUNT GILEAD — The Morrow Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors recently met and confirmed the reorganization of the Board S...

January 15th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


Cardington bowlers beat Highland

Cardington’s girls’ bowling team defeated Highland on Tuesday by a 1796-1681 margin.The team was led by Addie Wilhelm’s two-game tot...

January 18th, 2019 |  


Highland girls claim win over Mount Gilead

By Rob Hamiltonroberthamilton@aimmediamidwest.comHighland snared their second win of the week on Wednesday when they hosted Mount Gilead and picked up...

January 17th, 2019 |  


Northmor wrestlers win pair of duals

By Rob Hamiltonroberthamilton@aimmediamidwest.comNorthmor claimed a pair of wins in a Wednesday night quad meet. The team topped Bishop Hartley by a 4...

January 17th, 2019 |  


Highland boys pull away from Danville with strong second half

Highland boys pull away from Danville with strong second half

After a closely-contested first half against visiting Danville that saw his team hold a slim 27-23 lead, Highland coach Chris Powell was very happy wi...

January 16th, 2019 |  


Northmor boys rally for Tuesday win

By Rob Hamiltonroberthamilton@aimmediamidwest.comA second half rally sparked Northmor to a 46-44 win at home against Fredericktown Tuesday night.In th...

January 16th, 2019 |  


LIFE


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 |  


Reasons to start your resolutions early

Chances are, if you’re contemplating a New Year’s resolution, shedding those extra pounds is at the top of your list, according to a Maris...

December 20th, 2018 |  


Reflections: Cooks contribute to Christmas palate

Reflections: Cooks contribute to Christmas palate

The Christmas holiday means gifts, music, greeting cards, church services, etc. I also recall those mouthwatering seasonal food dishes made for this h...

December 16th, 2018 |  


Reflections: Say it with holiday music

Reflections: Say it with holiday music

I love Christmas music and never tire of it. I love the carols, “Silent Night,” “O, Come All Ye Faithful,’ “The First No...

December 9th, 2018 |  


Reflections: Christmas shopping in the past

Reflections: Christmas shopping in the past

This column is titled Reflections for a reason. I find looking to the past is usually an interesting, sometimes striking contrast.For instance, as a c...

December 2nd, 2018 |  


Reflections: Christmas 80 years ago

Reflections: Christmas 80 years ago

It’s the Christmas season when many programs will be presented.I have heard from many of you who like seeing the names of your older relatives o...

November 25th, 2018 |  


OPINION


Preacher’s Point: Questions for the new year

Preacher’s Point: Questions for the new year

2019 is upon us. Throughout the course of next year, as in all years, we will experience highs and lows. We will shed some tears, tears of joy, tears ...

January 6th, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: Baby Jesus is here

Preacher’s Point: Baby Jesus is here

Baby Jesus, so soft, tender and helpless; a newborn; much like every other baby, yet unlike any other child in all of history.Like any other child, He...

December 22nd, 2018 |  


Deer numbers still down from last year

Deer numbers still down from last year

Ohio’s hunters checked 9,625 white-tailed deer during Ohio’s 2018 two-day deer-gun hunting season, Dec. 15-16, according to the Ohio Depar...

December 20th, 2018 |  


I miss Christmas cards

I miss Christmas cards

I rarely long for the “good old days.”That’s not my style.But I do sometimes think about the past and the millions of decisions made...

December 12th, 2018 |  


Deer-gun numbers show large decline this year

Deer-gun numbers show large decline this year

Despite enduring some poor weather, hunters in Ohio checked 60,557 white-tailed deer during the 2018 week long deer-gun season, according to the Ohio ...

December 10th, 2018 |  


Preacher’s Point: Meet foster dad Joe

Preacher’s Point: Meet foster dad Joe

Joseph of the New Testament is an interesting character. Nearly everyone knows of him, but little is known of him.His trade is a carpenter, an angel v...

December 9th, 2018 |  


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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