NEWS


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COMMUNITY CALENDAR
Trash Bash plans made

Trash Bash plans made

MOUNT GILEAD — Trash Bash is celebrating its 40th year and has a long history of the community collaborating and making a strong effort to make ...

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


C-L treasurer explains ‘ups and downs of revenue’

Jon Mason, Cardington-Lincoln School District treasurer, gave his report during the board of education’s meeting on Feb. 11.“We are in the...

February 14th, 2019 |  


First Families of Morrow County wanted

First Families of Morrow County wanted

Do you have ancestors who lived in Morrow County in 1850 or before?You can honor your ancestors by recognizing them as First Families of Morrow County...

February 13th, 2019 updated: February 13th, 2019. |  


OWjL Camp earns grant

DELAWARE — The Ingram-White Castle Foundation is awarding Ohio Wesleyan University’s OWjL Camp a three-year $11,250 grant to provide schol...

February 13th, 2019 |  


Red Cross collecting coffee for GIs

The American Red Cross North Central Ohio Chapter is inviting the public to participate in a new project to support military personnel and veterans. T...

February 11th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


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Northmor claims KMAC

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

Wednesday, Feb. 20• Northmor at Mount Gilead, Division III girls’ basketball sectionals, 7 p.m.Thursday, Feb. 21• Division II distri...

February 18th, 2019 |  


Highland team, MG individual advance in boys’ bowling

By Rob Hamiltonroberthamilton@aimmediamidwest.comThe boys’ bowling sectional was held at HP Lanes in Columbus on Saturday, with the Highland boy...

February 18th, 2019 |  


Cardington girls win bowling sectional

By Rob Hamiltonroberthamilton@aimmediamidwest.comThe Cardington girls won the Central District’s Division II sectional meet on Friday, as they t...

February 15th, 2019 |  


New sponsor for Mid-Ohio Xfinity event

As NASCAR goes racing again this week, Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course is proud to announce a new title sponsor for its NASCAR Xfinity Series event. B&...

February 15th, 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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