Galion Inquirer- RSS NEWS Feed http://galioninquirer.com/section/NEWS http://galioninquirer.com/section/NEWS Fri, 19 Dec 2014 08:42:28 EST 1800 9 ways to protect against holiday mishaps with adequate insurance protection http://galioninquirer.com/news/news-news/150944894/9-ways-to-protect-against-holiday-mishaps-with-adequate-insurance-protection COLUMBUS – The winter holidays are a time to focus on friends and family, not to worry if your insurance is adequate. As you prepare to celebrate this special season, Lieutenant Governor and Department of Insurance Director Mary Taylor suggests... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 08:33:07 EST Bucyrus Board of Education approves School Resource Officer program http://galioninquirer.com/news/home_top-news-news_education-news_education/150943542/Bucyrus-Board-of-Education-approves-School-Resource-Officer-program The Bucyrus City School District Board of Education unanimously approved a Memorandum of Understanding with the City of Bucyrus Police Department to reinstate the School Resource Officer program in the district during the board's regular monthly... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 22:20:03 EST Carson named to Galion BOE http://galioninquirer.com/news/home_top-news-news_education-news_education/150943202/Carson-named-to-Galion-BOE Brian Carson was named to the Galion School Board Thursday night.Carson, who has lived in Galion for 18 years and owns an insurance agency in Shelby, said he was looking forward to his new role. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 22:00:02 EST 3 arrested in Galion home, drug trafficking suspected http://galioninquirer.com/news/blotter-breaking_news-news/150942726/3-arrested-in-Galion-home-drug-trafficking-suspected Three Marion residents were arrested today at a Galion home after officers reportedly found an extensive drug trafficking operation at the home. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 21:31:05 EST Mount Gilead celebrates Christmas in the Village http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150896572/Mount-Gilead-celebrates-Christmas-in-the-Village Downtown Mt. Gilead hosted an old fashioned holiday celebration on Friday, Dec. 12. Christmas in the Village was presented by the InterChurch Council and the Mount Gilead Merchant's Association. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 17:01:10 EST “Hallways of Learning” take shape at Bucyrus school http://galioninquirer.com/news/home_top-news-news_education-news_education/150939372/Hallways-of-Learning-take-shape-at-Bucyrus-school The first floor entryway at the Bucyrus Elementary School received a makeover this summer thanks to the idea of a small committee to enhance the educational environment inside the building. When visitors come through the main entrance of the building,... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:57:04 EST USDA farm bill meeting set http://galioninquirer.com/news/685-news-news_agricultural/150939293/USDA-farm-bill-meeting-set The Crawford County Farm Service Agency and Crawford OSU Extension invites all area agricultural land owners, farm operators and interested individuals to attend an informational meeting about the new 2014 USDA farm bill programs at 6 p.m. on Dec. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:52:03 EST Galion National Honor Society inducts ten new members http://galioninquirer.com/news/home_top-news-news-news_education-news_education/150916237/Galion-National-Honor-Society-inducts-ten-new-members Galion High School hosted the 2014 National Honor Society Induction Ceremony in the High School cafetorium Dec. 1. Ten students were welcomed in to this prestigious organization during the evening's activities. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:18:06 EST “Polar Express” comes to life for Galion students http://galioninquirer.com/news/home_top-news-news-news_education-news_education/150930316/Polar-Express-comes-to-life-for-Galion-students Many families will take the time to read many Christmas books and watch Christmas movies during the holidays. One timeless classic, “Polar Express,” came to life for kindergarten students at the Galion Primary School Dec. 12. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 07:08:02 EST 7 Christmas gift ideas for the tech lover in your life http://galioninquirer.com/news/community_news-lifestyle-news/150930290/7-Christmas-gift-ideas-for-the-tech-lover-in-your-life If you're overwhelmed by shopping for technology items for the gadget lovers on your holiday list, rest assured that you can still find fun, unique high-tech gifts that won't break the bank. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 06:57:09 EST 5 steps you can take to avoid a fall this winter http://galioninquirer.com/news/health-lifestyle-news-news/150930275/5-steps-you-can-take-to-avoid-a-fall-this-winter As autumn comes to a close, pledge to “win winter” by taking small steps to avoid a life-changing fall. One in three older Ohioans will fall this year, and the snow and ice of an Ohio winter increase those odds. However, most falls can be... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 06:37:12 EST Ohio gets $75 million health care system grant http://galioninquirer.com/news/news-politics/150927195/Ohio-gets-$75-million-health-care-system-grant Ohio will receive up to $75 million to implement and test health care payment and service delivery models that will improve health care quality and lower costs, Secretary of Health and Human Services Sylvia M. Burwell announced. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:53:05 EST Ashland plans Eurhythmics workshop http://galioninquirer.com/news/community_news-news-news-news_education-news_education/150927071/Ashland-plans-Eurhythmics-workshop ASHLAND – Ashland University Department of Music and the American Eurhythmics Society (AES) will present a Eurhythmics Workshop for General Music and Choral Classrooms on Jan. 10 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Ashland University's Redwood... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:42:12 EST Future teachers gain valuable experience at Galion Primary http://galioninquirer.com/news/home_top-news-news_education-news_education/150927007/Future-teachers-gain-valuable-experience-at-Galion-Primary The Galion Primary School had a unique opportunity to serve as an experiential learning site for field placement students from The Ohio State University at Mansfield. Twelve senior students spent the first semester of the 2014-2015 school year working... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:37:04 EST WEB FEATURE: 6 warning vehicle signs your nose can recognize http://galioninquirer.com/news/lifestyle-news-news/150916402/WEB-FEATURE:-6-warning-vehicle-signs-your-nose-can-recognize Staff report Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:36:18 EST Body found in park identified http://galioninquirer.com/news/breaking_news-home_top-news/150922247/Body-found-in-park-identified Chief Investigator Bob Ball with the Richland County Coroner's Office confirmed the identity of the body found this morning in Hitchman Park as 37 year-old Janie Williams of Butler. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:27:07 EST Seventeen indicted in connection with drug trafficking organization http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150915973/Seventeen-indicted-in-connection-with-drug-trafficking-organization CANTON — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine joined Stark County Sheriff George Maier, Stark County Prosecutor John Ferrero, and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to announce a 126-count indictment against 17 individuals accused of taking... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:04:16 EST Pet of the Week http://galioninquirer.com/news/pets/150917655/Pet-of-the-Week Mr. Krank is a 1-year-old, male, Labrador Retriever/ Boxer mix. Krank will sit on command and takes treats very gently. He is young and is already large, weighing about 80 pounds. Mr Krank will need an adopter who has lots of room for him to... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:01:09 EST Bucyrus alumni to return for Redman reunion Dec. 19 http://galioninquirer.com/news/home_top-news-news-news_education-news_education/150916507/Bucyrus-alumni-to-return-for-Redman-reunion-Dec.-19 The Bucyrus Secondary School will host the annual Redmen Reunion Friday, Dec. 19. The event, which will be held in the high school library, is open to all Bucyrus seniors who submitted at least one college application before Thanksgiving... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:48:02 EST Sierra Club statement on FirstEnergy’s reported CEO change http://galioninquirer.com/news/business-news-news/150916150/Sierra-Club-statement-on-FirstEnergys-reported-CEO-change Following a vote Tuesday, FirstEnergy's board of directors voted CEO Tony Alexander out of his position, to be replaced by new successor Charles Jones, an internal candidate. Alexander will continue to serve as FirstEnergy's executive... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:13:11 EST