NEWS


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MORROW COUNTY COURT NEWS
Winter Weather Advisory for Morrow County; 2-5 inches of snow expected through Tuesday morning

Winter Weather Advisory for Morrow County; 2-5 inches of snow expected through Tuesday morning

CLEVELAND -- A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect from 4 p.m today through 7 a.m. Tuesday for the Bellville area. Snow expected is expected, with a...

November 11th, 2019 |  


Gallery: Hillsdale 25, Northmor 21; Photos by Don Tudor

Gallery: Hillsdale 25, Northmor 21; Photos by Don Tudor

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November 9th, 2019 |  


Clark family donates jackets to Highland FFA officers

Clark family donates jackets to Highland FFA officers

Before our annual Leadership Night meeting, Highland FFA Officers were surprised by Nate and Jessie Clark with personalized Seed Consultant jackets. W...

November 8th, 2019 |  


COMMUNITY CALENDAR

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

EventsThough Nov. 23Holiday Food Drive, Morrow County Sheriff’s Office, 101 Home Road, Mount Gilead. The 12th annual event benefits a food bank ...

November 8th, 2019 |  


Suspected heroin seized; trio arrested

Suspected heroin seized; trio arrested

MOUNT GILEAD — On Tuesday, Nov. 5, collaboration between the Morrow County Sheriff’s Office, METRICH Drug Task Force and HIDTA of Central ...

November 8th, 2019 updated: November 8th, 2019. |  


COLLEGE NEWS

Student earns scholarshipBEREA — Students from our area were among nearly 600 first-year students welcomed to the Baldwin Wallace University cam...

November 8th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


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Northmor edged in playoffs
Fenwick tops Scots for volleyball championship

Fenwick tops Scots for volleyball championship

DAYTON — Top-ranked Middletown Bishop Fenwick defeated Highland 3-1 in the Division II volleyball championship here Saturday afternoon.Fenwick t...

November 9th, 2019 |  


Gallery: Hillsdale 25, Northmor 21; Photos by Don Tudor

Gallery: Hillsdale 25, Northmor 21; Photos by Don Tudor

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November 9th, 2019 |  


Highland outlasts Parma Heights in state semis

Highland outlasts Parma Heights in state semis

It might never be easy to defeat a defending state champion, but Highland’s volleyball team was able to find a way Thursday afternoon.Competing ...

November 8th, 2019 |  


Chase Young suspended for OSU/Maryland game

Chase Young suspended for OSU/Maryland game

COLUMBUS — Headed into the home stretch of the 2019 season, Ohio State is playing this weekend without their top defensive player. Defensive end ...

November 8th, 2019 updated: November 8th, 2019. |  


Highland advances to state championship in volleyball

Highland advances to state championship in volleyball

DAYTON — The journey continues for the Scots.Highland High School advanced to the school’s first state volleyball final Thursday afternoon...

November 7th, 2019 updated: November 8th, 2019. |  


Highland volleyball going back to state

Highland volleyball going back to state

Three years after reaching the state Final Four in Division III volleyball, the Highland Scots have duplicated that feat — in Division II.Compet...

November 4th, 2019 |  


LIFE


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Chesterville celebrates Heritage Day
Preacher’s Point: When to give help?

Preacher’s Point: When to give help?

The other day, I was with a group of ministers, and the conversation somehow turned to the times when people come to the church to ask for monetary he...

September 29th, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: God’s adoption of us

Preacher’s Point: God’s adoption of us

This morning while reading through social media, I saw a post listing eight promises from God. Every one of them is true, but the problem is, many peo...

September 22nd, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: Bible the absolute authority

Preacher’s Point: Bible the absolute authority

Last week this column was a call to repentance. This week I hope to address a problem that seems to be rampant among Christians today — not beli...

September 15th, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: What to do? What to do?

Preacher’s Point: What to do? What to do?

“For that which I do I allow not: for what I would, that do I not; but what I hate, that do I.” — The Apostle Paul, Romans 7:15.Chri...

September 1st, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: God and global warming

Preacher’s Point: God and global warming

Is the world getting warmer? Does anyone care? Well, for the second question, laws have been passed, and treaties are signed, in an attempt to stop gl...

August 11th, 2019 |  


OPINION


Jazz group performs at Woodward Opera House

MOUNT VERNON — Fat Tuesday, a new local jazz combo, ushers in Svetlana’s performance at the Woodward Opera House.A newly-formed, local jaz...

September 26th, 2019 |  


Good news for Lake Erie fishermen this year

Good news for Lake Erie fishermen this year

More good news for Lake Erie fishermen. Preliminary results from surveys in the western basin of Lake Erie indicate more great news for Ohio anglers, ...

September 23rd, 2019 |  


Testing in Ohio schools … at what cost?

Testing in Ohio schools … at what cost?

Butterflies in stomach. Heart pounding. Fear of failing.Do you remember how you reacted to taking tests? Fast-forward to state standardized testing.&#...

September 19th, 2019 |  


Column: Enthusiasm for drug price controls is dangerous

Column: Enthusiasm for drug price controls is dangerous

For years, politicians have railed about the high cost of prescription drugs. But now, they appear poised to take action. Democrats and many Republica...

September 12th, 2019 |  


Commissioners outline health care plan

The Morrow County Commissioners are providing this update to Morrow County residents regarding their recent Request for Proposal for Expanding Health ...

September 10th, 2019 |  


Weather nice to start migratory bird seasons

Weather nice to start migratory bird seasons

Early migratory season hunters were greeted with a nice preview of fall weather this past weekend for the early goose and teal season opener.A cool br...

September 9th, 2019 updated: September 9th, 2019. |  


BUSINESS


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Ohio Day Trips 2019
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Holiday Gift Guide 2018
Column: Support locally-owned businesses, as they support your community

Column: Support locally-owned businesses, as they support your community

Locally-owned businesses are a pretty good barometer of how a community is thriving. A busy “main street’ often coincides with a strong communi...

November 3rd, 2018 updated: November 3rd, 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 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA