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Holiday hours set at Lowe-Volk Park
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Galion Safety Council talking bed bugs at next meeting
6:41 am
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Column: Men must speak out against domestic violence
6:39 am
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Another event added to 2019 Mid-Ohio schedule
Gallery: Galion Boys Basketball vs. Marion Pleasant 12-7-18.  Photos by Erin Miller.

Gallery: Galion Boys Basketball vs. Marion Pleasant 12-7-18. Photos by Erin Miller.

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December 10th, 2018 |  


No one injured in armed robbery at Galion Drug Mart

No one injured in armed robbery at Galion Drug Mart

Police looking for information on man who showed pharmacist a gun before fleeing with drugs GALION -- No one was injured during an armed robbery Satu...

December 10th, 2018 updated: December 10th, 2018. |  


Galion area meeting briefs

Galion area meeting briefs

Ag society meeting Dec. 19 in BucyrusBUCYRUS — The annual meeting of the Crawford County Agricultural Society will be Wednesday, Dec. 19 at 7:30...

December 10th, 2018 |  


Column: I miss Christmas cards

Column: I miss Christmas cards

I rarely long for the “good old days.” That’s not my style. But I do sometimes think about the past and the millions of decisions made, ma...

December 10th, 2018 updated: December 10th, 2018. |  


Another art night coming to Galion Primary, Intermediate schools

Another art night coming to Galion Primary, Intermediate schools

GALION — Galion Primary and Intermediate Schools will host Family Art Night at the Intermediate School on Dec. 17. The event will begin at 6 p.m....

December 10th, 2018 updated: December 10th, 2018. |  


Public invited to Leadership Day at Galion Intermediate School

Public invited to Leadership Day at Galion Intermediate School

GALION — Galion Intermediate will host its next Leadership Day on Dec. 19, from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Leadership Day gives members of the Galio...

December 10th, 2018 updated: December 10th, 2018. |  


SPORTS


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Another event added to 2019 Mid-Ohio schedule
Gallery: Galion Boys Basketball vs. Marion Pleasant 12-7-18.  Photos by Erin Miller.

Gallery: Galion Boys Basketball vs. Marion Pleasant 12-7-18. Photos by Erin Miller.

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December 10th, 2018 |  


Deer-gun numbers show large decline this year

Deer-gun numbers show large decline this year

Despite enduring some poor weather, hunters in Ohio checked 60,557 white-tailed deer during the 2018 week long deer-gun season, according to the Ohio ...

December 10th, 2018 |  


Gallery:  Galion Boys Basketball JV vs. Pleasant 12-5-18.  Photos by Erin Miller.

Gallery: Galion Boys Basketball JV vs. Pleasant 12-5-18. Photos by Erin Miller.

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December 6th, 2018 |  


Gallery:  Winter Sports Senior Night 12-5-18.  Photos by Erin Miller.

Gallery: Winter Sports Senior Night 12-5-18. Photos by Erin Miller.

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December 6th, 2018 |  


Gallery:  Galion Boys Basketball vs. Upper Sandusky 12-5-18. Photos by Erin Miller.

Gallery: Galion Boys Basketball vs. Upper Sandusky 12-5-18. Photos by Erin Miller.

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December 6th, 2018 |  


Tigers fall to Rams in home opener; 71-56

Tigers fall to Rams in home opener; 71-56

GALION — After opening their season with a win at Bucyrus, the Galion Tigers boys basketball team played in their home opener on Wednesday, Dece...

December 6th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


6:36 am
Updated: 6:40 am. |    
Holiday hours set at Lowe-Volk Park
6:43 am
Updated: 6:44 am. |    
Galion Safety Council talking bed bugs at next meeting
6:41 am
Updated: 6:46 am. |    
Column: Men must speak out against domestic violence
Another event added to 2019 Mid-Ohio schedule

Another event added to 2019 Mid-Ohio schedule

LEXINGTON — The 58th season of racing at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course will feature its largest and most diverse spectator schedule in 2019. Eight even...

December 12th, 2018 updated: December 12th, 2018. |  


GHS staffers share insight on accountability during statewide seminar

GHS staffers share insight on accountability during statewide seminar

COLUMBUS — Ohio School Improvement Institute Conference (OSII) is held annually by the Ohio chapter of High Schools That Work organization. The 19th...

December 11th, 2018 updated: December 12th, 2018. |  


Gill House to host annual Christmas open house and will showcase Gill family Christmas photo

Gill House to host annual Christmas open house and will showcase Gill family Christmas photo

  GALION — The Gill House will again be open for a Christmas Open House this holiday season. This year’s event will take place on Sunda...

December 11th, 2018 updated: December 12th, 2018. |  


Galion Middle School winter concert is Dec. 18

GALION — The Galion Middle School will host its annual winter music program at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 18 in the Galion Middle School gymnasium. It will incl...

December 11th, 2018 updated: December 12th, 2018. |  


Car crashes into Walker Street home

Car crashes into Walker Street home

GALION — A family on Walker Street got an unexpected surprise Monday afternoon. A car drove into their home. Paul and Missy Campbell were not hom...

December 11th, 2018 updated: December 12th, 2018. |  


Gallery: Galion Boys Basketball vs. Marion Pleasant 12-7-18.  Photos by Erin Miller.

Gallery: Galion Boys Basketball vs. Marion Pleasant 12-7-18. Photos by Erin Miller.

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December 10th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Column: Men must speak out against domestic violence
Column: Rural Americans most vulnerable to suicide

Column: Rural Americans most vulnerable to suicide

While the highly publicized deaths of celebrities have shocked America recently, rural areas are suffering the most. Each year, thousands of Americans...

December 3rd, 2018 updated: December 3rd, 2018. |  


Column: Help on the way to fight opioid crisis

Column: Help on the way to fight opioid crisis

The refrain I hear across Ohio about the opioid epidemic is clear: People are desperate for hope, and they want solutions.We’ve made progress re...

November 27th, 2018 |  


Columnist takes us on his journey through life, death, history

Columnist takes us on his journey through life, death, history

At the heart of every young history buff is an insatiable desire to understand some part of what it was like to live at points in the past. Then, you ...

November 27th, 2018 |  


Youth hunters have success

Youth hunters have success

Thanks to more favorable weather, Ohio’s young hunters had a successful weekend and checked 6,563 white-tailed deer during the two-day youth gun...

November 26th, 2018 |  


Russ Kent Column: What are you thankful for?

Russ Kent Column: What are you thankful for?

I have a temperament that’s difficult to describe. I’m kind of moody … and grumpy … and impatient … and I don’t smile a lot. It’s ...

November 21st, 2018 updated: November 21st, 2018. |  


Column — Santa Claus: To lie, or not to lie

Column — Santa Claus: To lie, or not to lie

Ho-ho-ho. Do your kids believe in the magical, mythical, mysterious bearded man in the red suit who drives a sleigh with eight reindeer? Did you belie...

November 20th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


6:43 am
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Galion Safety Council talking bed bugs at next meeting
11:40 am
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No one injured in armed robbery at Galion Drug Mart
Galion chamber auction an annual success

Galion chamber auction an annual success

GALION — Members of the Galion business community gathered Thursday evening in an effort to pay back one of the largest local supporters of their wo...

December 10th, 2018 updated: December 10th, 2018. |  


Celebration of Remembrance: Snyder Funeral Home program meant to help families ease into the holidays

Celebration of Remembrance: Snyder Funeral Home program meant to help families ease into the holidays

GALION — The Christmas season presents unique challenges for people who recently lost a loved one to death. As one of the many “firsts” that fam...

December 5th, 2018 updated: December 5th, 2018. |  


Wet, but still a success: Rotten weather didn’t dampen Come Home to Galion enthusiasm

Wet, but still a success: Rotten weather didn’t dampen Come Home to Galion enthusiasm

GALION — Last week’s annual Come Home to Galion celebration may have been hampered by rain, but coordinators Miranda Jones and Sarah Capretta ackn...

December 5th, 2018 updated: December 5th, 2018. |  


As new season starts,, Galion High School bowlers already on a roll

As new season starts,, Galion High School bowlers already on a roll

GALION — With the regular season already underway for the bowlers from Galion High School, continued improvement and new faces are the name of the g...

December 3rd, 2018 updated: December 3rd, 2018. |  


Record setters: GHS boys set school mark in bowling

Record setters: GHS boys set school mark in bowling

GALION — Austin Rinehart rolled games of 233 and 259 on Thursday as Galion’s boys bowling team knocked off Shelby 2,359-1,884 in Mid-Ohio Athletic...

December 3rd, 2018 updated: December 3rd, 2018. |  


Extraordinary efforts: Avita honors nurses who go above and beyond

Extraordinary efforts: Avita honors nurses who go above and beyond

GALION — Three registered nurses at Avita Health System are being honored with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. The award is part of The...

December 3rd, 2018 updated: December 3rd, 2018. |  


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