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 |  


Photo gallery: Reba McEntire at the Ohio State Fair; Photos by Deborah Evans

Photo gallery: Reba McEntire at the Ohio State Fair; Photos by Deborah Evans

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July 27th, 2018 |  


American hero gets a new home

American hero gets a new home

SHELBY — The Vogt family is finally home.Crestline native Nick Vogt and his family were welcomed into their new home on State Route 61 north of ...

July 25th, 2018 |  



Reflections: Revolutionary War soldier left his mark in Cardington

Reflections: Revolutionary War soldier left his mark in Cardington

During a recent piece I noted there is one Revolutionary War soldier buried in Glendale Cemetery. That man was Martin Brockway, who died in 1844 at th...

July 22nd, 2018 |  


Reflections: Cardington Day preceded street fair

Reflections: Cardington Day preceded street fair

Cardington village recently celebrated its annual Street Fair, our two-day event. But almost 105 years ago, August, 1913, the village observed Carding...

July 15th, 2018 |  


Reflections: Entertainment for youth in past years

Reflections: Entertainment for youth in past years

I was watching a PBS program one evening this week and it was a review of the life of Mr. Fred Rogers, “Welcome to my neighborhood.”This l...

July 8th, 2018 |  


Reflections: The Fourth of July — a favorite holiday

Reflections: The Fourth of July — a favorite holiday

I really like holidays. My favorite is always the current one and so July 4 or Independence Day is my favorite holiday today. Patriotism with music an...

July 1st, 2018 |  


Reflections: The Centennial Celebration, continued

Reflections: The Centennial Celebration, continued

Morrow County was one of the last counties to be formed in Ohio (1848) with settlers moving into the area as early as 1808. As the population grew, th...

June 24th, 2018 |  


Reflections: Morrow County’s 100th birthday party

Reflections: Morrow County’s 100th birthday party

Excitement was building in June, 1948 as plans for the commemoration of the 100th birthday of Morrow County continued.The Morrow County Sentinel, The ...

June 17th, 2018 |  


Reflections: My memorable dates

Reflections: My memorable dates

I’m a “date” person; not those edible or romantic ones but the numbers.I like to remember birth dates, anniversaries, etc. Dates of ...

June 10th, 2018 |