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 |  



Reflections: Remembering the freedom of summer

Reflections: Remembering the freedom of summer

The calendar says it’s still spring, but when school is officially out for the year, to me it’s summer.Each year I pause, look back and re...

June 3rd, 2018 |  


Reflections: Memorial Day, my view

Reflections: Memorial Day, my view

I view Memorial Day as one of somber remembrance reflected through flags, flowers, and services held throughout the country. Here, in Morrow County ou...

May 20th, 2018 |  


Reflections: Another event during May

Reflections: Another event during May

Last week I noted some of the events that take place in May including Mother’s Day and Memorial Day. I also elaborated on one particular May Day...

May 13th, 2018 |  


Reflections: The merry month of May

Reflections: The merry month of May

May is one of the most pleasant months of the year, from my perspective.There are the two M’s, Mother’s Day and Memorial Day and graduatio...

May 6th, 2018 |  


Reflections: Spring is bustin’ out all over

Reflections: Spring is bustin’ out all over

The beauty of spring, the awakening of nature in all its beauty, never grows old. The opening of flower petals, leaves and buds popping from tree limb...

April 29th, 2018 |  


Reflections: Cardington Fire Department: The rest of the story

Reflections: Cardington Fire Department: The rest of the story

Last week I shared, in the first of a two-part series, the history of the Cardington Fire Department, which organized in 1874.The fire house stood jus...

April 22nd, 2018 |  


Reflections: Cardington Fire Department’s 144 years

Reflections: Cardington Fire Department’s 144 years

Winding up every parade in Cardington are the village’s fire department trucks and EMS vehicle. It’s with a sense of pride and comfort the...

April 15th, 2018 |