Galion Inquirer- RSS Feed http://galioninquirer.com/ http://galioninquirer.com/ Fri, 21 Nov 2014 21:42:52 EST 1800 OHSAA Football Playoffs http://galioninquirer.com/news/localsports1-sports/150605194/OHSAA-Football-Playoffs Third Round PairingsPairings are shown with seeds and regular‐season records.Home team listed first. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 19:01:03 EST No chance Indiana steals a win from OSU http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/150631567/No-chance-Indiana-steals-a-win-from-OSU COLUMBUS — Ohio State playing Indiana in football is the spectator sports equivalent of watching How The Grinch Stole Christmas. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:47:07 EST This week in Galion’s history http://galioninquirer.com/news/history-local_features-news/150626983/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 75 years ago. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:02:04 EST Trinity Lutheran installs new pastor http://galioninquirer.com/news/community_news-lifestyle-religion-localnews1/150627698/Trinity-Lutheran-installs-new-pastor Trinity Lutheran Church welcomed Anne Pairan as its new permanent pastor.Pairan had served as interim pastor for a year before last month's installation ceremony. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:48:02 EST Holiday vehicle theft report released http://galioninquirer.com/news/news-news/150624291/Holiday-vehicle-theft-report-released Car thieves don't take a break for the holidays, according to new data released by the National Insurance Crime Bureau. NICB's 2013 Annual Holiday Vehicle Theft Report analyzes data from the National Crime Information Center (NCIC), which... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:33:06 EST School focuses on communication http://galioninquirer.com/news/719-community_news-localnews1-news_education/150626522/School-focuses-on-communication The Galion school board met on Nov. 20 and heard an update on its new communications program. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:34:01 EST Youth deer-gun season opens Nov. 22 http://galioninquirer.com/news/localsports1-sports/150596685/Youth-deer-gun-season-opens-Nov.-22 Ohio's 12th annual youth white-tailed deer hunting season gives young hunters the opportunity to pursue the state's most popular big-game animal Nov. 22-23, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:32:03 EST Winter sports, here we come http://galioninquirer.com/news/localsports1-sports/150597990/Winter-sports-here-we-come While the 2014 football season is reaching its zenith with state championship games looming on the short horizon, we ink-stained wretches (newspaper folk) and fast-talkers (broadcasting folk) are also gearing up for the winter sports season. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:17:07 EST Former pro wrestler passes away http://galioninquirer.com/news/localsports1-sports/150615605/Former-pro-wrestler-passes-away CRESTLINE — A former professional tag team wrestling champion who called Crawford County home passed away this week. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:10:02 EST Tigers back in the pool http://galioninquirer.com/news/localsports1-sports/150597851/Tigers-back-in-the-pool Galion High School assistant swimming coach Caden Lutz gives direction to the Tigers boys and girls team members during a recent practice session at the Galion Community YMCA pool. Galion opens the 2014-15 season Dec. 4 at Lexington then travels to... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:06:05 EST This Tiger is an Eagle now http://galioninquirer.com/news/home_top-localsports1-sports/150602146/This-Tiger-is-an-Eagle-now GALION — Signed. Sealed. Delivered. She's Ashland University bound. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:35:03 EST Galion state relay champs honored http://galioninquirer.com/news/localsports1-sports/150612845/Galion-state-relay-champs-honored Members of the Galion High School relay team that won OHSAA gold last spring were honored at the Ohio Statehouse on Wednesday. State Rep. Jeff McClain, R-Upper Sandusky, recognized Michaela Slone, Sidney Hunt, Clair Erlsten and Laura McElligott for... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:23:01 EST Portman calls for more military aid to Ukraine http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150624202/Portman-calls-for-more-military-aid-to-Ukraine U.S. Senator Rob Portman (R-Ohio) renewed his calls on Thursday for the United States to stand with Ukraine in the face of the continued Russian encroachment into the country. Portman urged increased military assistance, stating, “Ukraine needs... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:01:07 EST Friends of the Galion Public Library plan “12 Days of Christmas” http://galioninquirer.com/news/news-news/150624106/Friends-of-the-Galion-Public-Library-plan-12-Days-of-Christmas Friends of the Galion Public Library will be having their annual “12 Days of Christmas” beginning Nov. 24 through Dec. 18. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:49:04 EST Varsity Grille to host fundraiser on Saturday http://galioninquirer.com/news/announcements-briefs-community_news-news-news/150609723/Varsity-Grille-to-host-fundraiser-on-Saturday Calling all foodies! On Saturday, Nov. 22 Varsity Grille will be hosting a “Celebrity Chef” fund-raising event for the United Way of Crawford County. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:39:02 EST Chow Line: Is your turkey thawing yet? http://galioninquirer.com/news/news-news-news_agricultural/150624002/Chow-Line:-Is-your-turkey-thawing-yet We are hosting Thanksgiving this year, and I've been worried about having enough space in the refrigerator to thaw the turkey. My husband suggested thawing it in our attached garage. Good idea or bad idea? Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:37:08 EST Seat belts urged for Thanksgiving travelers http://galioninquirer.com/news/news-news/150623476/Seat-belts-urged-for-Thanksgiving-travelers Crawford County Sheriff's Office is joining in a national effort to reach out to all Thanksgiving travelers with one important message: buckle up. Historically, Thanksgiving is the busiest travel time of the year, putting more people on the... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:08:03 EST Pioneer to hold special meeting Nov. 24 http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150623520/Pioneer-to-hold-special-meeting-Nov.-24 Pioneer Career and Technology Center will hold a special session at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 24 at the school's board room to meet in executive session to discuss the group's search for a superintendent. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 08:53:07 EST “Celebrity Chef” to raise funds for United Way http://galioninquirer.com/news/community_news-lifestyle-food-localnews1-news-news/150612274/Celebrity-Chef-to-raise-funds-for-United-Way Varsity Grille in Galion will be hosting a “Celebrity Chef” fund raising event on Saturday, Nov. 22, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:26:02 EST 2015 budget reviewed http://galioninquirer.com/news/home_top-news/150610339/2015-budget-reviewed The Galion Finance Committee held a work session on Nov. 19 to review the city's 2015 budget and financial recovery plan. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:16:02 EST