COLUMBUS – Today Governor John R. Kasich ordered that all flags be flown at half-staff from sunrise until sunset on Patriot Day, Thursday, September 11, 2014, in honor of the lives lost in the terrorist attacks that occurred on September 11, 2001. In addition, he asked that all Ohioans observe a moment of silence beginning at 8:46 a.m. EDT.
Mary Frances Alpas will celebrate her 98th birthday on Saturday, Sept. 20. She was born to Homer and Elva Kelly on Sept. 20, 1916. She married William Alpas, who is deceased. She had a son, William Alpas, who is deceased; a daughter-in-law, Suellen (Ed) Flynn; daughter, Cynthia Sue (Dave) Fleiner of Okatie, SC; and a special friend, Ron Hedges. She has five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. She was a beautician.Mary is a member of Christ United Methodist Church, AMVETS P...
The month of August, 2014 ended with total fees collected by Recorder, Karen J Scott being $22,565.70.
The annual Kiwanis Pancake Day is set for Saturday, September 27, 2014 at the Galion Intermediate School. Serving hours will be from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Tickets are $6.00. However a child under the age of 12 accompanied by a paying adult is free! The event features sausage, juice, coffee and of course all the pancakes you can eat. Proceeds from the Kiwanis Pancake Day go for the many community projects that the Kiwanis Club supports. The biggest activity for the Galion Kiwanis is Toys for...
Su Rowles was chosen as the Crawford County 2014 Outstanding Senior Citizen by the Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging, Inc.Mrs. Rowles accepted her award Aug. 21 at Hawkins Corner in Ontario. State Representative Jeff McClain presented Su with a proclamation acknowledging her achievements.Su was the Executive Director of the NOAH Project for 14 years and has a passion for improving people’s quality of life. She built the NOAH Project from her dreams. She is also ...
COLUMBUS - State Senator Dave Burke (R–Marysville) will hold open office hours in Galion on Tuesday, August 26. It will be held in the Galion City Building, 301 Harding Way East, at 6 p.m.Senator Burke represents the 26th Ohio Senate District which encompasses all of Crawford, Marion, Morrow, Sandusky, Seneca, Union and Wyandot Counties.“I look forward to visiting with the residents of Galion on issues that are important to them,” said Burke. “Off...
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