FIRST Tech Challenge Team Hercules advances to state

FIRST Tech Challenge Team Hercules advances to state

FIRST Tech Challenge Team Hercules has qualified for the Ohio State Championships, which will be held Feb. 13 in Cincinnati. Team Hercules is a local ...

February 7th, 2016 |  


Unemployment increases in December

Unemployment increases in December

Crawford County’s non-seasonally adjusted jobless rate increased slightly year over year in December, while the 2015 rate dropped. The unemployme...

January 26th, 2016 updated: January 26th, 2016. |  


Park National Corp. earnings drop in 2015

Park National Corp. earnings drop in 2015

Park National Corp. announced a net profit of $20.9 million, or $1.36 per diluted common share, for the fourth quarter of 2015 compared with $24.3 mil...

January 25th, 2016 updated: January 25th, 2016. |  



Housing sales improved in 2015

Housing sales improved in 2015

The housing market was steady in December, but 2015 was a good year overall for the market compared with the previous year.There were 25 homes sold la...

January 19th, 2016 |  


Chocolate from County Clare, Ireland is a “first” for Sames & Cook

Chocolate from County Clare, Ireland is a “first” for Sames & Cook

Kelly Beck, the new Sames & Cook owner talks with enthusiasm about Hazel Mountain Chocolate from Burren in County Clare, Ireland. It’s just ...

January 10th, 2016 updated: January 11th, 2016. |  


$700 million jackpot draws a crowd in Crawford County

$700 million jackpot draws a crowd in Crawford County

What would you do with $700 million?We may soon find out the answer.Saturday night will feature the largest jackpot in U.S. history as an estimated $7...

January 7th, 2016 |  


Money and mail: Post offices could become one-stop shops

Money and mail: Post offices could become one-stop shops

COLUMBUS - Most people don’t think of the Post Office as a place to cash a paycheck, but a coalition of national consumer, labor and civic organ...

January 7th, 2016 |  


Store brings variety to Galion

Store brings variety to Galion

Heath and Kelli Watkins are bringing unique products to Galion.The couple opened their store, H and K Watkins, about a month ago that features organic...

January 7th, 2016 |  


Company expansion to bring 40-60 new jobs to Zanesville

Company expansion to bring 40-60 new jobs to Zanesville

Fyda Freightliner, Inc. is pleased to announce that construction of their newest full-service truck dealership is well underway. Sitting on 15 acres, ...

January 4th, 2016 |  


Jump into the New Year: Get a jump on your tax returns

Jump into the New Year: Get a jump on your tax returns

COLUMBUS - Now that the holiday season is over, attention will soon shift to the much less jolly income tax-filing season.The Internal Revenue Service...

January 4th, 2016 |