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COLLEGE NEWS

Ohio Wesleyan Dean’s List DELAWARE — The following local residents have earned recognition on Ohio Wesleyan University’s 2020 fall s...

January 13th, 2021 |  


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Meetings, events• The Tomorrow Center Board of Directors will meet on Monday, Jan. 25 for their re-organizational meeting/regular meeting. The m...

January 12th, 2021 |  


Policy Experts: Ohioans need bridge to recovery, not just a step

COLUMBUS — It may be a step toward economic recovery. but it isn’t a bridge. An Ohio-based public policy group says it welcomes the new CO...

January 12th, 2021 |  


MORROW COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

Jan. 4-10Assist other Agency, Mt. GileadSuspicious vehicle, Road 109, FranklinVandalism, SR 229, BenningtonBurglary, Road 169, LincolnJuvenile complai...

January 11th, 2021 |  


Ohio schools can get vaccine if they return to in-person learning

COLUMBUS — With school districts across Ohio using a variety of options to educate students, Gov. Mike DeWine offered incentive for all to retur...

January 8th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


Highland, Cardington both win Tuesday in boys’ basketball

By Rob Hamiltonroberthamilton@aimmediamidwest.comThe Highland boys’ basketball team rode a fast start to a 46-37 win at Danville on Tuesday nigh...

January 13th, 2021 |  


Tide rolls past Buckeyes

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — The only thing that stopped Devonta Smith all night was a dislocated finger. And even that wasn’t enough to stop Ala...

January 12th, 2021 |  


Highland splits bowling match

The Highland bowling teams split a Saturday match at Crestline.Picking up a win was the boys’ team, by a 2011-1763 margin. Tyler Disbennett had ...

January 11th, 2021 |  


Second-half comeback gets MG girls past Northmor

Second-half comeback gets MG girls past Northmor

Mount Gilead was able to overcome some good three-point shooting by Northmor, as well as an off night from the floor, to earn a 38-32 home girls’...

January 11th, 2021 |  


Cardington boys hold on for win at Mount Gilead

Cardington boys hold on for win at Mount Gilead

While there might not have been the same number of fans in the stands, it was business as usual on the court in the Cardington-Mount Gilead rivalry on...

January 11th, 2021 |  


Cardington girls top Highland Saturday

By Rob Hamiltonroberthamilton@aimmediamidwest.comA strong defensive game led Cardington to a 42-24 win at Highland on Saturday.The Lady Pirates jumped...

January 11th, 2021 |  


LIFE


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Week 1 football game between Northmor and Mount Gilead cancelled

Week 1 football game between Northmor and Mount Gilead cancelled

MOUNT GILEAD —Although Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine has given the OK for football games to go in Ohio this fall, that does’t mean smooth sailing for fall...

August 20th, 2020 updated: August 20th, 2020. |  


Richland County moves back to Level 2 (Orange); Crawford, Morrow counties remain at Level 1 (Yellow)

Richland County moves back to Level 2 (Orange); Crawford, Morrow counties remain at Level 1 (Yellow)

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Department of Health today released the weekly Ohio Public Health Advisory System update.Mercer County has reached Level 3 (...

August 6th, 2020 |  


Three charged after traffic stop nets drugs, money

Three charged after traffic stop nets drugs, money

MARENGO — Morrow County Sheriff’s Deputies on Wednesday, July 29 stopped a motor vehicle at the entrance of The Cardinal Center located at...

July 29th, 2020 updated: July 30th, 2020. |  


OHSAA releases Return to Play guidelines and sport specific recommendations

OHSAA releases Return to Play guidelines and sport specific recommendations

COLUMBUS — The COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic has presented the OHSAA with a myriad of challenges. the executive director’s office, with su...

July 22nd, 2020 |  


2020 Bratwurst Festival is on, but without parades and outdoor musical entertainers

2020 Bratwurst Festival is on, but without parades and outdoor musical entertainers

BUCYRUS — The Bratwurst Festival in Bucyrus will go on this year, from Aug. 13 to Aug. 15, but due to rules and regulations necessitated by the COVI...

July 7th, 2020 updated: July 7th, 2020. |  


More than 500 doctors tell Trump shutdown is creating ‘mass casualty incident’ nationwide

More than 500 doctors tell Trump shutdown is creating ‘mass casualty incident’ nationwide

(The Center Square) – More than 500 U.S. physicians sent a letter to President Donald Trump describing the coronavirus shutdowns as a “mas...

May 29th, 2020 |  


OPINION


Reflections: Moving from the horse to the automobile

Reflections: Moving from the horse to the automobile

Reading the history of Cardington village, I find the village moved easily from depending on the horse for transportation to the automobile in 1911-12...

January 8th, 2021 |  


Bill to provide resources for ODNR

Bill to provide resources for ODNR

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources welcomes visitors every day to state parks, forests, nature preserves, and wildlife areas in all of Ohio̵...

January 4th, 2021 |  


Preacher’s Point: Happy? New Year is here

Preacher’s Point: Happy? New Year is here

There are countless posts on social media proclaiming how happy people are that 2020 will soon be history. I am unwilling to burst anyone’s bubb...

January 1st, 2021 |  


Reflections: Cardington activities in past years

Reflections: Cardington activities in past years

Reading through past issues of the Morrow County Independent and Morrow County Sentinel, I find many short items that catch my eye. For instance in th...

December 31st, 2020 |  


Preacher’s Point: A different Christmas

Preacher’s Point: A different Christmas

This Christmas season, most people are sick and tired of hearing how different, challenging, and unusual this year we call 2020 has been. Therefore, t...

December 25th, 2020 |  


Reflections: Wrapping up the Christmas holiday

Reflections: Wrapping up the Christmas holiday

I find it interesting to read how Christmas was celebrated in Cardington in past years — for instance, in 1899 there was a Soldiers Feast which ...

December 24th, 2020 |  


BUSINESS


Riordan McClain column: It’s time to get back to work

Riordan McClain column: It’s time to get back to work

As we progress through this coronavirus pandemic, we continue to learn both from the experience of others around the world and from our own personal e...

April 16th, 2020 |  


Deadline to apply for disaster relief is April 1

Deadline to apply for disaster relief is April 1

ATLANTA — The U.S. Small Business Administration is reminding small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aqu...

March 5th, 2020 |  


Local craft beer returning to Galion after 100 Years; 1803 Brewery & Taproom launches beer Jan. 18

Local craft beer returning to Galion after 100 Years; 1803 Brewery & Taproom launches beer Jan. 18

GALION — The city’s brewing legacy begins a new chapter this year as the 1803 Brewery & Taproom arrives on the craft beer scene.After ...

January 8th, 2020 |  


Beach retires as president/CEO of First Federal Bank

Beach retires as president/CEO of First Federal Bank

GALION — First Federal Bank of Ohio has announced the retirement of David Beach and the appointment of Joseph Clime as succeeding president and ...

January 7th, 2020 |  


Northmor students learn car-care basics from Galion auto-technician

Northmor students learn car-care basics from Galion auto-technician

GALION — Northmor JOG students learned in October that your vehicle will take you where you need to go every day, but it needs more than just a ...

November 20th, 2019 |  


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