Galion Inquirer- RSS Feed Sun, 23 Nov 2014 22:40:59 EST 1800 Prep Sports This Week Prep Sports This WeekNov. 24BowlingCrestline at Northmor, 4:30 p.m.Nov. 25Bowling Sun, 23 Nov 2014 20:10:04 EST OHSAA announces state football semifinals locations 2014 OHSAA Football PlayoffsState Semifinal PairingsPairings are shown with regional seeds and current records. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 18:44:10 EST FAITH COLUMN: How can a Christian truly enjoy Thanksgiving? Even a quick reading of the details of the Old Testament sacrificial system convinces the reader of the rigorous preparations that were needed for worship during the days before the birth of our Lord Jesus. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 17:47:16 EST Grading the Buckeyes COLUMBUS — A Monday morning grade card on a 42-27 Ohio State win over Indiana that might have been written off as a case of looking ahead to this week's Michigan game back before the Wolverines fell on hard times after Lloyd Carr retired... Sun, 23 Nov 2014 15:40:04 EST Christmas at Kingwood Center: Kingwood sparkles You are invited to visit Kingwood Center decked out in all of its glory during the Christmas season. This year's theme is KINGWOOD SPARKLES, with every room in Kingwood Hall and the Greenhouse a new treat to the eye. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 13:43:04 EST Hospice of North Central Ohio sponsors Trees of Lights Hospice of North Central Ohio will hold its annual Tree of Lights Service Dec. 7, at Trinity Lutheran Church, 508 Center St., Ashland.An informal reception will be held immediately following the ceremony. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 07:31:05 EST Mansfield Tea Party group to hold movie night Mansfield North Central Ohio Tea Party Association will hold a movie night 7-9 p.m. Nov. 24 at the Wyandotte Senior Center, 1164 Wyandotte Avenue, Mansfield.The group will watch the movie “America: Imagine a World without Her.” Sun, 23 Nov 2014 07:18:07 EST Galion Public Library announces holiday open house The Galion Public Library will hold a holiday open house 1-3 p.m. Dec. 6 as part of the Come Home to Galion event. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 07:12:02 EST 25 fire safety tips for the home during the winter The first significant snow of the season has hit Ohio, and State Fire Marshal Larry Flowers wants to remind Ohioans that that there is increased risk for home fires when the weather turns bad. However, many of these fires are preventable and citizens... Sun, 23 Nov 2014 06:45:06 EST Rumpke delays holiday trash collection by one day Rumpke waste and recycling collection will not occur on Thanksgiving Day. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 06:33:05 EST Ohio State clinches spot in Big Ten title game COLUMBUS – Ohio State distanced itself from the rest of the Big Ten's East Division with a 42-27 win over Indiana on Saturday that clinched the division title and a second straight trip to the Big Ten championship game. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 06:29:12 EST Marshall answers all the haters and critics COLUMBUS – His determination took him out into the snow last Monday to field some punts on what was officially a day off from practice for Ohio State's football team. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 06:28:14 EST 4 ways to keep calm and enjoy the family during the holidays I love everything about the holidays except for one thing: At family gatherings, I have to deal with my sister, whom I rarely see otherwise. She seems to know how to push all my buttons. Any ideas to help me cope? Sat, 22 Nov 2014 07:44:07 EST Local vet shares stories with Galion students Students at the Galion Middle School had a unique opportunity to hear from a distinguished local veteran. United States Marine Corps Sergeant Brian Nutter recently spoke to students in the classroom. Galion Middle School teacher Jill Fenner arranged... Sat, 22 Nov 2014 07:16:01 EST Thanks for supporting those in need Great communities come together in tragedies.Galion was stunned this week by the tragic fire which took the lives of three members of the same family. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 06:32:05 EST Winter fires are a serious threat This week's tragedy should serve all of us a grim warning about the importance of fire safety.Officials say the threat of winter fires is real. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 06:32:03 EST Timing of crack cocaine conviction questioned In 2011, the Ohio legislature passed H.B. 86, which amended the existing law relative to the possession of crack cocaine. The amended law took effect September 30, 2011. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 06:31:01 EST Area briefs 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS - Friends of the Galion Public Library will be having their annual “12 Days of Christmas” on Nov. 24 through Dec. 18. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 06:28:07 EST Regional briefs RICHLAND ROAD CLOSURE - The Ohio Department of Transportation reports Five Points Road (County Road 259), between State Route 13 and Brubaker Creek Road in Richland County, is closed for a bridge replacement project. A detour will be... Sat, 22 Nov 2014 06:26:02 EST We’re looking for your Santa letters What do you want for Christmas?Will you get presents or coal in your stocking?Many area children are putting pen to paper or asking parents to help put fingers to a keyboard to get the job done. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 06:23:03 EST