Galion Inquirer- RSS Feed Sat, 31 Jan 2015 00:29:05 EST 1800 Prep Wrestling: Northmor 3rd after day one of Sally George Invite MARION — Seven Northmor wrestlers have advanced to the semifinals of the 36th Sally George Invitational. The two-day tournament opened Friday and will continue on Saturday at Pleasant High School in Marion. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 23:21:04 EST Friday’s Prep Basketball Scoreboard Jan. 30Boys BasketballBuckeye Valley 60, Galion 55Fredericktown 53, Northmor 35Madison 62, Clear Fork 52Mount Gilead 48, Highland 41 Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:51:06 EST Portland Way has spill and car accident in one afteroon Galion's safety forces had a busy afternoon today.First, dozens of sheets of rolled steel fell off of an open bed trailer being hauled by a semi. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 20:56:02 EST Graders raising funds for upcoming season Although the Galion Graders are looking for a total of nearly $100,000 to operate the team for its inaugural season, General Manager Mike O'Leary has a simple message. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:51:06 EST Winter storm watch issued for Crawford County A WINTER STORM WATCH has been issued for Crawford County at 2:28 p.m. There is a potential for heavy snow or significant ice accumulations. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 14:36:03 EST Crawford Park District to enlist citizen scientists The annual “Great Backyard Bird Count” is scheduled for Feb. 13-16. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:51:02 EST Tickets on sale Feb. 2 for Mid-Ohio’s 54th season of racing Tickets for the 2015 race season at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, one of North America's most competitive race tracks, will go on sale Feb. 2 at 10 a.m. ET. Four spectator events highlight the historic track's 2015 season schedule, with... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:36:10 EST YMCA unveils major face lift The Galion Community Center YMCA was a busy place last night as community leaders checked out the facility's face lift. Attendees could not stop talking about just how different it looked, after months of renovation work. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 12:31:10 EST Area school briefs CRESTLINE RESIDENT HONORED - Emily Donahue of Crestline was named to Ashland University's Dean's List for the fall 2014 semester. Donahue is majoring in nursing. She is the daughter of Scott and Karen Donahue of Crestline. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:36:05 EST Financial aid event to be held at the OSU at Mansfield The Ohio State University at Mansfield will host the state-wide college financial aid event “College Goal Sunday” (CGS) at 2 p.m. on Feb. 8 at the Conard Learning Center. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:01:03 EST Galion preschool registration begins Feb. 2 The Galion City School District is excited to announce that preschool registration for the 2015-2016 school year begins Monday, Feb. 2. Any interested parents or families can contact the Galion Primary School at 419-468-4010, or visit the school at... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 09:21:06 EST Public forums on possible sports complex set for Feb. 4 The Crawford County Education and Economic Development Partnership (CCEEDP) and Crawford: 20/20 Vision are conducting a market feasibility study to determine the need and/or scope of an all-year sports complex. CCEEDP is welcoming Don Schumacher with... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 09:06:02 EST Ashland Area Community Concert Band looking for members ASHLAND – Ashland Area Community Concert Band (AACCB), under the direction of Leonard Salvo, has set its spring schedule including rehearsals, concerts and membership requirements. Beginning Feb. 10, the Community Band rehearsals are held on... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 07:26:05 EST Director’s focus is improving parks DARKE COUNTY — The Ohio Department of Resources is focusing its attention on improving state parks, oil and gas safety and regulation as well as the quality of the state's water. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 07:16:16 EST Tips from ad agency Innis Maggiore to score Super Bowl ads’ effectiveness Ohio-based Innis Maggiore, the nation's leading advertising agency in the practice of positioning, offers advice on how to watch Super Bowl commercials like an expert. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 07:16:07 EST The week ahead - Jan. 30 Send your events to galnews@civitasmedia.comFamily Movie Day Jan. 31 Fri, 30 Jan 2015 06:46:05 EST Lowest gas prices - Jan. 30 Here are the lowest gas prices in the area according to BP745 Harding Way W & Portland Way Galion Jan 30, 4:00 AM1.97 Rich Fri, 30 Jan 2015 06:46:02 EST Tigers sweep meet with Madison, Mount Gilead MANSFIELD — In the final tune-up prior to the Mid Ohio Athletic Conference championships on Saturday, the Galion swimming teams swept a meet from Mount Gilead and home team Madison on Thursday at Friendly House in Mansfield. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 23:41:02 EST Fairbanks pulls away late to beat Galion GALION — Poor shooting from the field and the free throw line along with eight turnovers in the fourth quarter combined to cost Galion dearly in a 40-29 loss to Fairbanks in Mid Ohio Athletic Conference Red Division play on... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 22:56:04 EST How much am I getting ripped off? 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