Galion Inquirer- RSS Feed http://galioninquirer.com/ http://galioninquirer.com/ Thu, 26 Mar 2015 19:41:47 EST 1800 Senior center celebrates 61 years http://galioninquirer.com/news/community-news-home_top-lifestyle-news/152577799/Senior-center-celebrates-61-years The Galion Golden Age Center, established 61 years ago this month, is dedicated to keeping seniors active. It offers recreation for people over the age of 55, including social activities, entertainment and educational programs. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:46:04 EST Galion City Schools accepting bids for stadium renovations http://galioninquirer.com/news/community-news-highschool-home_top-news-news_education/152579911/Galion-City-Schools-accepting-bids-for-stadium-renovations The Galion City School District Board of Education announced today that is seeking professional design services (or design build services) for its stadium renovation project. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 12:11:01 EST This Week In Galion’s History http://galioninquirer.com/news/community-news-history-news/152576222/This-Week-In-Galions-History Galion has a colorful and lengthy past. The events noted in this column are taken from the Galion Inquirer archives from years past. The focus will be items of personal or community interest from 10, 25, 50 and 145 years ago. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:16:02 EST Ohioans report scam calls from “911” http://galioninquirer.com/news/blotter-news/152578085/Ohioans-report-scam-calls-from-911 COLUMBUS — Attorney General Mike DeWine today warned Ohioans about scam calls that appear to come from the phone number “911” and instruct consumers to contact the Attorney General's Office to avoid arrest or legal... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:51:19 EST North End Garden Club meeting notes http://galioninquirer.com/news/community-lifestyle-news_agricultural/152576000/North-End-Garden-Club-meeting-notes The North End Garden Club met at Lowe-Volk Park for their March 16 meeting. Refreshments provided by Mary Ellen Heacock were green, inspired by St. Patrick's Day. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:16:07 EST News briefs - March 25 http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/152531999/News-briefs---March-25 BETTERMENT SEEKS AWARD NOMINATIONS - The Galion Area Betterment Commission is now accepting nominations for their three 2014 service awards. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:06:04 EST Easter events: Holiday worship and family activities http://galioninquirer.com/news/church-lifestyle-news/152474390/Easter-events:-Holiday-worship-and-family-activities Here are some of the Easter activities planned in the area.A Week in the Life of Christ March 29 Thu, 26 Mar 2015 07:31:04 EST The week ahead - March 26 http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/152574679/The-week-ahead---March-26 Send your events to galnews@civitasmedia.comFree Community Meal March 26 Thu, 26 Mar 2015 07:16:02 EST Lowest gas prices - March 26 http://galioninquirer.com/news/business-news/152574551/Lowest-gas-prices---March-26 GALION2.45 Moto Mart604 Harding Way E & N Pierce St Galion Mar 25, 12:35 PM2.46 Circle K105 N East St & Harding Way E Galion Mar 25, 7:42 PM Thu, 26 Mar 2015 07:11:09 EST Morning Read - March 26 http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/152574484/Morning-Read---March-26 HEIDELBERG SELECTS COMMENCEMENT SPEAKER - Heidelberg University graduating seniors will have the opportunity to hear Dr. Kent John Chabotar, one of the foremost experts on higher education administration and finance, deliver the 2015... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 06:51:05 EST Mount Vernon Nazarene sports roundup - March 26 http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/152574398/Mount-Vernon-Nazarene-sports-roundup---March-26 BASEBALL Thu, 26 Mar 2015 06:21:09 EST Obama turns his back on the middle class with new methane emissions regulations http://galioninquirer.com/news/opinion/152540484/Obama-turns-his-back-on-the-middle-class-with-new-methane-emissions-regulations In his State of the Union, President Barack Obama called on Congress to practice “middle-class economics,” by “unleashing new jobs,” “helping working families” and “building the most competitive economy... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 05:06:13 EST The backpack adventures – how it all began http://galioninquirer.com/news/opinion/152539969/The-backpack-adventures--how-it-all-began I've carried a backpack when hiking for a very long time. Doing so, especially on short day hikes, may seem unnecessary, but each time I pause to retrieve something from a pouch or pocket of my pack I'm thankful to have brought it along. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 05:06:09 EST Healthy school food made from scratch http://galioninquirer.com/news/opinion/152539870/Healthy-school-food-made-from-scratch It started in Judy Stewart's junior high health class. While discussing nutrition, Judy, Heminford's school nurse, heard lots of comments from students about wanting better, fresher food in the cafeteria. Judy is not the first educator to... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 05:01:05 EST Prep Sports Schedule http://galioninquirer.com/news/localsports-sports/152570316/Prep-Sports-Schedule March 28BaseballGalion at Plymouth (DH)Crestline at Northmor (DH)Colonel Crawford at Western Reserve (DH)St. Mary Cen. Catholic at Wynford (DH) Wed, 25 Mar 2015 21:01:04 EST Serving the community http://galioninquirer.com/news/lifestyle-religion-news/152569315/Serving-the-community Mike Windbigler, left, of Galion, talks with his wife Janice, center, and Ruth Brady, of Washington Township Wednesday during St. Paul United Methodist Church's community meal Wednesday night at the church. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 19:06:03 EST Getting his kicks in http://galioninquirer.com/news/community_news-news/152569106/Getting-his-kicks-in Tanner Baldy, 5, of Galion, practices his soccer skills Wednesday afternoon during Galion YMCA's Kicks and Licks program. The program teaches children soccer skills and each session ends with ice cream cones. Baldy's parents are Joseph and... Wed, 25 Mar 2015 18:51:05 EST Alleged Columbus drunk driver faces aggravated vehicular homicide http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/152567905/Alleged-Columbus-drunk-driver-faces-aggravated-vehicular-homicide A Columbus woman is being held on a $500,000 bond after causing a collision on Interstate 70 in Madison County that killed a woman. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 18:41:12 EST Afternoon Update - March 25 http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/152541401/Afternoon-Update---March-25 COLUMBUS IS BOOMING BEER SCENE - The microbrew movement has taken the U.S. by storm, and Columbus has emerged as one of the nation's top cities for craft brewers. The Central Ohio craft beer boom started several years ago and... Wed, 25 Mar 2015 16:01:06 EST The Alley Cats plan Bucyrus concert http://galioninquirer.com/news/entertainment-home_top-news/152561900/The-Alley-Cats-plan-Bucyrus-concert Opening act for entertainer-comedian Jay Leno, The Mirage, Las Vegas since 2007 and frequent featured entertainers in Branson, Missouri, America's Premier Doo-Wop Group, The Alley Cats will be performing 7 p.m. April 14 at the Bucyrus Elementary... Wed, 25 Mar 2015 15:21:02 EST