SANDUSKY — Cedar Point, one of the largest employers in the state of Ohio, is looking for qualified individuals of all ages who want to be a part of the park's most exciting season ever.
Winners of Colonel Crawford's recent school spelling bee are pictured at left. The school board recognized them during its Feb. 23 meeting.
Last night the Crestline Public Library hosted a Dr. Seuss party, in honor of the late author's birthday.
Organizers are continuing efforts to bring back Galion's nostalgic Pickle Run. Before it was discontinued, the annual festival brought the community together every Labor Day Weekend for a variety of activities.
NORTH ROBINSON — I!I believe!I believe that!I believe that we will win!I believe that we will win! I believe that we will win! I believe that we will win!
St. Paul United Methodist Church, 746 Cherry St., Galion, will hold a food pantry 9-11 a.m. March 21.Participants are asked to only use the Portland Way entrance and Galion residents are asked to bring a photo ID.
Frank Runyeon, a television and film star who has won national acclaim for his work as a translator and performer of Biblical texts, is coming to Crestline and Shelby to present performances from the New Testament.
Kiwanis Club member Christy Linton delivers a chili refill to a customer during the club's Chili Day on Feb. 24. It is held every year at the Galion Wendy's to raise money for high school scholarships. This year, the event was a needed...
Winners of the Voice of Democracy essay contest were announced Tuesday evening during a banquet at the Galion VFW 4329, located at 229 S. Market St.
On April 18, the Ohio State University Extension office will be hosting the 2015 Tree School from 9 a.m. until 4:45 p.m.
MOUNT VERNON —WNZR 90.9 FM, a broadcast ministry of Mount Vernon Nazarene University, is preparing for Lifeline 2015. This annual fundraising effort gives listeners the opportunity to pledge their support to WNZR. Lifeline 2015 will begin on...
BUCYRUS – The Bucyrus Little Theatre is pleased to present “You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown.”
Leadercast 2015 will be broadcast live from Atlanta, GA, to Mount Vernon Nazarene University and hundreds of other locations on May 8. Registration begins at 8 a.m. and the final session ends at 4:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale now.
From Boston to Baghdad, and Tampa to Toronto, the United States Army Field Band and Soldiers' Chorus have been thrilling audiences of all ages for more than six decades.
The Galion High School Class of 1975 will be holding its 40th class reunion Aug. 4-9. Several events are being planned for the reunion, including a family day, a wine tasting and a screening of a movie released in 1975.
Winter hardly seems the time for pasta salads, but if you've worked up a sweat shoveling snow, then a cool side dish hits the spot. This simple recipe makes up in quick order and the ingredients can be found in almost every store that sells...
Last Friday, I came home from work and asked my son how he was feeling (as mentioned in my last post, he has Lyme Disease).
Members of the Crawford County Arts Council celebrated Fat Tuesday this week with the support of Vanessa Schifer, owner and manager of Vanessa's Good Food and Spirits, 214 N. Sandusky Ave., in Bucyrus.
Like surrounding communities this morning, Galion is held in the grip of frigid, below zero degree temperatures. It helps to remember that winter will soon pass and that life will take on a friendlier, easier cadence. But my beloved hometown is in the...
Q: I saw a news report that seemed to indicate that schools can no longer hold bake sales or sell chocolate bars as fundraisers. Can that be right?
Mount Vernon Nazarene University will host the Women's Auxiliary Spring Conference on Friday, March 13 and Saturday, March 14. Members and guests are invited to attend. The conference will begin at 4 p.m. on Friday and will feature speaker Laura...
Galion Community Theatre's production of Neil Simon's play, “The Sunshine Boys,” opens Friday, Feb. 20, at 8 p.m.
Ashland University and In His Steps Foundation are sponsoring a lecture by André Thornton, president and CEO of ASW Global LLC, and former major league baseball player with the Cleveland Indians.
ONTARIO — The average wage for people employed in the science and math fields is 1.7 times the national average, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Members of the Crawford County Arts Council celebrated Fat Tuesday this week with the support of Vanessa Schifer, owner and manager of Vanessa's Good Food and Spirits, 214 N. Sandusky Ave., in Bucyrus, Ohio.
The annual Audubon Society Christmas Bird Count was held Jan. 4, 2015. This week the Crawford Park District released the results from the count.
Galion Community Theatre will present Neil Simon's comedy “The Sunshine Boys” this weekend.
Veal Parmesan is one of those dishes that always sounds to me like it's a fancy, exotic meal. It sure looks nice on the plate. And it tastes wonderful.
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Two weeks ago, we dug out from quite the snow storm. I haven't heard the official count, but I would estimate we got between 12 and 14 inches of the white stuff in the past 24 hours.
I use my slow cooker a lot, but I recently read that you should thaw frozen items beforehand. I can understand that this would be necessary for meat, but is it a problem to use a bag of frozen vegetables without thawing it first?
Looking for a romantic movie to watch on Valentine's Day? We asked several staff members of Galion Public Library, including Director Vicki Eckenrod, Publicity and Adult Programming Coordinator Cassie Nolen and Circulation Clerk Courtney Wheeler...
After 64 years of marriage, Jack and Mary Ellen Ganshorn don't make a big deal about romantic holidays.“I forgot about it until somebody mentioned that it was Saturday,” Jack said.
The Freese Grant Advisory Board met Friday to review grant applications for community projects. Out of five applications received, three projects were recommended for funding for this cycle.
COLUMBUS — Dollar sales of spirituous liquor reached a record level in 2014 totaling $949 million, according to a release from the Ohio Department of Commerce.
It may have disappeared for many years, but Galion's infamous Pickle Run is poised to make a comeback.
The Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War, Tent 91, Galion, met for its regular meeting, Tuesday, Feb. 3, at the home of Lois Rinehart. President, Cathy Brown, was in charge of the meeting.
Valentine's Day and chocolate go hand in hand. I'm not sure whoever came up with the idea that love is expressed with chocolate, but I'm not arguing with that tradition!
For where you have envy and selfish ambition, there you find disorder and every evil practice - James 3:16The Ohio State University Football team recently held their formal celebration of their recent...
There's a new millionaire in the Galion area, and they may not even know it.A “Mega Millions” lottery ticket sold recently at the Eastside Carry Out, 1217 Harding Way East, was a winner.
Leesville Grange #2078/Crawford Co. Pomona Grange #36 met at Jefferson Township Fire Department on Tuesday, Feb. 3, at 6:30 p.m. with a soup supper smorgasbord. After Chaplain Dorothy Eckert offered prayer Master/President Donald Graf presided over...
Lenten services in the Galion area have been set for the following dates.