NEWS


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CARDINGTON FFA
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COMMUNITY CALENDAR
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Cardington winter royalty
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Holt joins C-L school board
Coxs capture Master Shepherd Award

Coxs capture Master Shepherd Award

MOUNT GILEAD — It has certainly not been easy, but Roger and Jan Cox have quietly worked together over many years to build a successful sheep op...

January 14th, 2022 |  


COMMUNITY CALENDAR

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Meetings, events• Tomorrow Center Board of Directors Reorganizational/Regular Meeting will be held on Monday, Jan. 24, at 4:30 p.m. The meeting ...

January 14th, 2022 |  


Mount Gilead School Board organizes for 2022

Mount Gilead School Board organizes for 2022

The Mount Gilead School Board opened its Jan. 11 meeting with members Vanessa Gingerich, Matt Griffith and Mike Sayers being given the oath of office ...

January 13th, 2022 |  


Highland Winter Homecoming court

Highland Winter Homecoming court

SPARTA — On Saturday, Jan. 22, Highland Student Council will sponsor Winter Homecoming 2022 activities prior to the Highland Scot’s basket...

January 13th, 2022 |  


Edison Council considers projects for 2022

EDISON — Mayor Patti Feustel opened the Jan. 10 Edison village council meeting with a request that council members take a look at committee purp...

January 12th, 2022 |  


AEP Ohio honored for its storm support

GAHANNA — AEP Ohio, an American Electric Power (Nasdaq: AEP) company, has been honored by Edison Electric Institute (EEI) as one of its Emergenc...

January 12th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


MG girls earn Saturday win

By Rob Hamiltonroberthamilton@aimmediamidwest.comOn Saturday, Mount Gilead held on to top visiting Centerburg by a 44-41 margin to improve to 6-8, 2-7...

January 17th, 2022 |  


Highland bowlers pick up wins

By Rob Hamiltonroberthamilton@aimmediamidwest.comBoth Highland bowling teams won at Buckeye Valley on Friday. The girls finished on top by a 1622-1466...

January 17th, 2022 |  


MG swimmers have pair of meets

The Mount Gilead swim team traveled to Colonel Crawford last Wednesday to compete in a tri-meet with Shelby.It was a challenging meet against 2 large ...

January 17th, 2022 |  


Highland pulls away late for win over Ontario

Highland pulls away late for win over Ontario

A late-game run allowed the Highland Lady Scots to outlast visiting Ontario in a back-and-forth MOAC contest Thursday night by a 51-46 score.“Wh...

January 14th, 2022 |  


MG bowling teams see action

By Rob Hamiltonroberthamilton@aimmediamidwest.comThe Mount Gilead bowling teams took part in a number of matches during the first couple weeks of 2022...

January 14th, 2022 |  


OHSAA adds two new sports

In a historic move Thursday, the Ohio High School Athletic Association Board of Directors voted unanimously to add girls wrestling and boys volleyball...

January 13th, 2022 |  


LIFE


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Photo gallery: Fredericktown at Northmor homecoming
Thursday at the Morrow County Fair — Photos by LeAnne Gompf

Thursday at the Morrow County Fair — Photos by LeAnne Gompf

[caption id="attachment_39482" align="alignnone" width="200"] Animals and other fun at the fair on Thursday.[/caption] ...

September 3rd, 2021 |  


Photos: Wednesday at the Morrow County Fair — Photos by LeAnne Gompf

Photos: Wednesday at the Morrow County Fair — Photos by LeAnne Gompf

[caption id="attachment_39378" align="alignnone" width="300"] Hogs, horses, p...

September 2nd, 2021 |  


Photos: Tuesday at the Morrow County Fair — Photos by LeAnne Gompf

Photos: Tuesday at the Morrow County Fair — Photos by LeAnne Gompf

[caption id="attachment_39299" align="alignnone" width="300"] Tuesday at the Morrow ...

September 1st, 2021 |  


Photos: Monday at the Morrow County Fair — Photos by LeAnne Gompf

Photos: Monday at the Morrow County Fair — Photos by LeAnne Gompf

[caption id="attachment_39265" align="alignnone" width="200"] Youngsters prepare their animals for the 171st Morrow County Fair.[/caption] ...

August 31st, 2021 updated: August 31st, 2021. |  


Photos: Morrow County Fair opens with youngsters, animals ready to go

[caption id="attachment_39236" align="alignnone" width="300"] Morrow County Fair 2021 opens. Photos by Anthony Conchel[/caption] ...

August 30th, 2021 updated: August 31st, 2021. |  


Blue Donkey Auction nets money for food banks

Blue Donkey Auction nets money for food banks

MOUNT GILEAD — Democrats of Morrow County banded together on Dec. 16 via Zoom to hold their first Blue Donkey Auction. The Auction made over $2,...

December 21st, 2020 updated: December 21st, 2020. |  


OPINION


Reflections: Comparing December 1932 to today

Reflections: Comparing December 1932 to today

Reading or listening to the national news today can be discouraging and one wonders if we will once again enjoy more pleasant times.I was scanning a &...

December 31st, 2021 |  


Preacher’s Point: The temple, the Ukraine and 2022

Preacher’s Point: The temple, the Ukraine and 2022

“But of that day and that hour knoweth no man, no, not the angels which are in heaven, neither the Son, but the Father. Take ye heed, watch and ...

December 31st, 2021 |  


Reflections: A little humor to end the year

Reflections: A little humor to end the year

While going through some Searchlight newspapers published by Cardington High School I found in an issue published January 17, 1949, two columns titled...

December 24th, 2021 |  


Deer gun harvest up this year from past few

Deer gun harvest up this year from past few

Ohio hunters harvested 70,413 deer during the 2021 deer gun week that concluded on Sunday, Dec. 5, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resourc...

December 20th, 2021 |  


Reflections: Christmas means music

Reflections: Christmas means music

I can never get enough Christmas music, whether it be sacred or pop — I can listen to Christmas music the entire year. This week I am looking ba...

December 17th, 2021 |  


Shop small this holiday season — and every day

Small businesses play a critical role in improving our everyday lives – creating jobs, products and services, and serving as launchpads for new ...

December 15th, 2021 |  


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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