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Library has antique toys, games on display

Library has antique toys, games on display

MOUNT GILEAD — Visitors and patrons at the Mount Gilead Public Library will find a captivating display of antique toys, games and puzzles in the...

August 13th, 2018 |  


Southeast Healthcare Services celebrates opening

Southeast Healthcare Services celebrates opening

MOUNT GILEAD — A petting zoo, craft make and take, and burgers and all the fixings were part of Chamber of Commerce open house celebration at So...

August 13th, 2018 |  


Reflections: Evolution of the automobile

Reflections: Evolution of the automobile

Sitting at a stoplight in a city recently, my son pointed to a car in the adjoining lane and said “That is an electric car.” I don’t...

August 12th, 2018 |  


COMMUNITY CALENDAR

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Aug. 17Southern and country Gospel singing with Michael Gardner and Donna Sue, 5-7 p.m., Edison Depot American Restaurant, 552 W. High St., Edison. Ca...

August 12th, 2018 |  


Repairing old tombstones at Pagetown Cemetery

Repairing old tombstones at Pagetown Cemetery

PAGETOWN — Tim Foor knelt on the grass, his hands covered in dirt as he looked for pieces of a broken tombstone.“Some of these are real pu...

August 9th, 2018 |  


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 |  


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


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

[caption id="attachment_20794" align="alignnone" width="300"] Farm Days vendors on Friday afternoon.[/caption] ...

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. |  


Reflections: Cardington once resembled the old west

Reflections: Cardington once resembled the old west

Before the 1981 tornado struck Cardington I would be amused when I heard people describe it as looking like a town out of the old west. It really did....

July 29th, 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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