Galion Inquirer- RSS Feed http://galioninquirer.com/ http://galioninquirer.com/ Thu, 5 Mar 2015 21:39:09 EST 1800 Official: Spring ahead, change your smoke alarm batteries http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/152211136/Official:-Spring-ahead-change-your-smoke-alarm-batteries State Fire Marshal Larry L. Flowers is reminding Ohioans to make a potentially lifesaving change when they move their clocks forward one hour on March 8: Change the batteries in your smoke alarms! Thu, 5 Mar 2015 21:11:08 EST Deadline to apply for Galion Second Ward council seat is March 20 http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/152210892/Deadline-to-apply-for-Galion-Second-Ward-council-seat-is-March-20 Galion City Council is looking for a new councilman to replace Steve Rowan, who verbally resigned Wednesday night during a Utility Committee meeting.Rowan turned in his letter of resignation on Thursday. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 20:56:03 EST Food banks serve critical role in area http://galioninquirer.com/news/home_top-news/152210420/Food-banks-serve-critical-role-in-area Many people around the area depend on food banks to make it through the month to feed their families and in Morrow County, the vision is to have a hunger-free and healthy community. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 20:31:11 EST Court roundup - March 5 http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/152210216/Court-roundup---March-5 CRAWFORD COUNTYBUCYRUS - After a two-day jury trial, a Galion man is heading to prison. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 20:11:06 EST Bucyrus mayor: City recovering well economically http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/152209702/Bucyrus-mayor:-City-recovering-well-economically BUCYRUS - In his first State of the City Address on Tuesday, Mayor Jeff Reser hit on some key points. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 19:46:03 EST The Positive Seekers honoring safety forces in March http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/152209648/The-Positive-Seekers-honoring-safety-forces-in-March The Positive Seekers, in conjunction with Bucyrus mayor Jeff Reser, have declared March as the month to honor all local safety forces. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 19:46:02 EST Kennedy Layne Salon opens in Bucyrus http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/152209515/Kennedy-Layne-Salon-opens-in-Bucyrus BUCYRUS - Kelly Redmon was ready to take her career to the next level when she made the decision to open her own salon, The Kennedy Layne Salon. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 19:41:03 EST Northside Farmers Market to continue at new location http://galioninquirer.com/news/community-news-lifestyle-news-news_agricultural/152187160/Northside-Farmers-Market-to-continue-at-new-location There has been talk of the Northside Farmers Market not returning this year.“We will be using Heise Park as the new location,” Nikki Ward, administrative assistant for the City of Galion, announced last week. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 16:21:09 EST Fairway-Waycraft Chargers win Area 5 tourney opener http://galioninquirer.com/news/localsports-sports/152203152/Fairway-Waycraft-Chargers-win-Area-5-tourney-opener BUCYRUS — The Fairway-Waycraft Chargers opened Area 5 Tournament play Feb. 27 with a win over the Richland County Bears 2 team, by a score of 66-41. The game was back and forth in the first quarter, but the Chargers took charge in the 2nd... Thu, 5 Mar 2015 15:51:01 EST Rowan resigns from Galion Council http://galioninquirer.com/news/breaking_news-home_top-news-politics/152196322/Rowan-resigns-from-Galion-Council Galion City Councilman Steve Rowan resigned Wednesday night during the city's Utilities Committee meeting. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 15:26:03 EST Bucks thump Danbury to advance to sectional title game http://galioninquirer.com/news/localsports-localsports1-localsports2-localsports3-localsports4-localsports5-sports/152197983/Bucks-thump-Danbury-to-advance-to-sectional-title-game NORWALK — Defense was the name of the game for Buckeye Central in a 61-29 thumping of Danbury Wednesday evening in the boys Div. IV sectional semifinals at Norwalk High School. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 13:21:02 EST VIDEO: Check out J.B. Shuck’s diving catch http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/152195195/VIDEO:-Check-out-J.B.-Shucks-diving-catch J.B. Shuck is making an impact for his new team, the Chicago White Sox. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 10:51:04 EST Does Congress still matter? http://galioninquirer.com/news/opinion/152195086/Does-Congress-still-matter Congress is no longer an effective check on the Executive Branch.It is a radical assessment. Not one reached lightly, but it also happens to be true. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 10:36:14 EST America needs help and it’s time to start some place http://galioninquirer.com/news/opinion/152195030/America-needs-help-and-its-time-to-start-some-place Enact a flat tax immediately. Make Americans' lives simpler. Throw out the tax code. Let poor families pay zero. Middle class families could pay 10% to 15% and high-income people could pay about 20%. Obviously the dollar amounts and percentages... Thu, 5 Mar 2015 10:36:07 EST PaPa John’s opens in Galion http://galioninquirer.com/news/breaking_news-home_top-news/152194775/PaPa-Johns-opens-in-Galion Papa John's Pizza will open today in Galion.The pizza franchise, located at 216 Portland Way N. in the Galion West Shopping Center, celebrated its ribbon cutting this morning. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 10:31:08 EST Pet of the Week http://galioninquirer.com/news/pets/152186614/Pet-of-the-Week Eye Candy is a 6-month-old, female, Oriental Short Hair kitten.She is long, slender, and intelligent. Eye likes to check out every nook and cranny of a room. She is a very elegant looking girl. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 07:36:02 EST Afternoon update - March 4 http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/152186394/Afternoon-update---March-4 Winter isn't done with us yet – Are you and your older loved ones prepared? Wed, 4 Mar 2015 18:36:05 EST Galion’s Dretzka selected for U.S. Senate Youth Program http://galioninquirer.com/news/community_news-news-news_education/152177581/Galions-Dretzka-selected-for-U.S.-Senate-Youth-Program Galion High School senior Jacob Dretzka is about to realize a dream come true after waiting four years. He will be one of 104 students from across the country participating in the United States Senate Youth Program March 7-14 in Washington,... Wed, 4 Mar 2015 18:21:02 EST Ohio fishing and hunting licenses now available http://galioninquirer.com/news/localsports-localsports1-localsports2-localsports3-localsports4-localsports5-sports/152182301/Ohio-fishing-and-hunting-licenses-now-available COLUMBUS — Ohio's hunting and fishing license year kicked off March 1 allowing hunters and anglers to purchase their 2015-2016 licenses and many permits, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). Wed, 4 Mar 2015 16:16:12 EST Gymnasts at Shawn Johnson championship http://galioninquirer.com/news/home_top-sports/152180620/Gymnasts-at-Shawn-Johnson-championship Submitted Photo Wed, 4 Mar 2015 15:31:04 EST