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7:06 am
Updated: 7:07 am. |    
Festival season is here! Pickle run is next weekend.
Galion area college news

Galion area college news

Galionite graduates from Bellevue University BELLEVUE, Nebraska— Angela Makeever, of Galion, recently received a Master of Business Administratio...

June 25th, 2019 updated: June 25th, 2019. |  


Galion police reports

Galion police reports

Wednesday, June 1912:37 a.m. — Officers assisted EMS personnel in the Libby Lane complex.1:02 a.m. — A suspicious vehicle was reported in ...

June 25th, 2019 updated: June 25th, 2019. |  


HelpLine names new associate director

HelpLine names new associate director

DELAWARE— HelpLine has recently named Richard Steele, LPCC-S, as the new Associate Director for the seven-county nonprofit. As associate director...

June 25th, 2019 updated: June 26th, 2019. |  


Galion Design Review Board to meet Thursday

Galion Design Review Board to meet Thursday

GALION -- The City of Galion Design Review Board will hold a special meeting on June 27, 2019 at noon. on the second floor of city hall. The topics to...

June 25th, 2019 |  


Gallery: Antique Farm Machinery show; Photos by Don Tudor

Gallery: Antique Farm Machinery show; Photos by Don Tudor

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June 24th, 2019 |  


Music at the Activity Center

Music at the Activity Center

GALION — Even a week of rain couldn’t dampen spirits in Galion on Tuesday as Randy Velez came to town for the third time to play in the Mu...

June 24th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


7:06 am
Updated: 7:07 am. |    
Festival season is here! Pickle run is next weekend.
Rough weekend for the Galion Graders

Rough weekend for the Galion Graders

Hamilton Joes 8, Galion Graders 1HAMILTON — The weekend concluded for the Galion Graders on Sunday, June 23 as they were back at Foundation Fiel...

June 25th, 2019 |  


HOJGA announces make-up dates

HOJGA announces make-up dates

The Heart of Ohio Junior Golf Association (HOJGA) has recently announced the rescheduled dates for three events due to the wet weather conditions.Thos...

June 21st, 2019 |  


By the numbers for Galion Graders pitching, defense

By the numbers for Galion Graders pitching, defense

Everyone is well aware that rainy weather plays a huge factor into the scheduling of Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League baseball. In fact, since the...

June 21st, 2019 |  


Have talent, will travel: Galion’s Kerrigan Myers takes her running game on the road

Have talent, will travel: Galion’s Kerrigan Myers takes her running game on the road

GALION — After winning a state title in the 100-meter hurdles, Galion’s Kerrigan Myers kept on running. Just a few days later, she took part in...

June 21st, 2019 updated: June 24th, 2019. |  


Vintage Grand Prix of Ohio starts Friday at Mid-Ohio

Vintage Grand Prix of Ohio starts Friday at Mid-Ohio

Cars spanning over 60 years of racing history will turn laps at speed LEXINGTON -- The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) returns to the 2.4...

June 20th, 2019 |  


Graders fall in extras to hosting Jazz

Graders fall in extras to hosting Jazz

Richmond, INDIANA — With the weather once again being the deciding factor on game play, the Galion Graders made the trip to Richmond, IN on Tues...

June 20th, 2019 |  


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LIFE


7:06 am
Updated: 7:07 am. |    
Festival season is here! Pickle run is next weekend.
Re-visit the War Between the States withCrawford Park District’s Civil War re-enactment this weekend

Re-visit the War Between the States withCrawford Park District’s Civil War re-enactment this weekend

BUCYRUS — Fresh off last month’s always popular Living History Days at Lowe-Volk Park, the Crawford Park District is getting into the Civi...

June 26th, 2019 |  


Fireworks schedule for Crawford, Richland counties

Fireworks schedule for Crawford, Richland counties

Galion’s fireworks are July 6. There will be no fireworks in Bellville this Independence Day. But there are other opportunities to watch firework...

June 26th, 2019 updated: June 26th, 2019. |  


Galion police reports

Galion police reports

Wednesday, June 1912:37 a.m. — Officers assisted EMS personnel in the Libby Lane complex.1:02 a.m. — A suspicious vehicle was reported in ...

June 25th, 2019 updated: June 25th, 2019. |  


HelpLine names new associate director

HelpLine names new associate director

DELAWARE— HelpLine has recently named Richard Steele, LPCC-S, as the new Associate Director for the seven-county nonprofit. As associate director...

June 25th, 2019 updated: June 26th, 2019. |  


Gallery: Antique Farm Machinery show; Photos by Don Tudor

Gallery: Antique Farm Machinery show; Photos by Don Tudor

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June 24th, 2019 |  


Column: You can’t do everything

Column: You can’t do everything

I’ve got a good friend, Ayo, who told me, “Don’t use your head to break a coconut.”As I wrote about in my memoir, “Blue ...

June 24th, 2019 |  


OPINION


Column: Life and death and doctors

Column: Life and death and doctors

June has been a month of reflection on life, death, our values, and the greater good. We commemorated the 75th anniversary of the 1944 Normandy invasi...

June 22nd, 2019 |  


Community Foundation for Crawford County names scholarship recipients

Community Foundation for Crawford County names scholarship recipients

BUCYRUS - The Community Foundation for Crawford County recently awarded over $129,000 in scholarships to graduating seniors and current college studen...

June 20th, 2019 |  


Sherrod Brown column: Working on overtime pay for all Ohioans

Sherrod Brown column: Working on overtime pay for all Ohioans

Nearly three years ago, I stood in Columbus to announce that the Obama administration was going to finally raise the salary threshold to earn overtime...

June 20th, 2019 |  


Is immigration America’s Trojan Horse?

Is immigration America’s Trojan Horse?

To alleviate the strains of illegal immigration on border cities, President Trump has threatened to fly illegal immigrants to sanctuary cities that ha...

June 19th, 2019 |  


Marijuana impairs judgment; it should not be legalized

Marijuana impairs judgment; it should not be legalized

Marijuana impairs judgment; it should not be legalizedWhat is wrong with our law makers here in Ohio? It seems that the promoters of making marijuana ...

June 16th, 2019 |  


Column: I’m ready for new rhubarb

Column: I’m ready for new rhubarb

Spring came late and so, appropriately, did the annual deep cleaning of the refrigerator.A lot of stuff gets tucked into the refrigerator over the cou...

June 16th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


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Updated: 7:07 am. |    
Festival season is here! Pickle run is next weekend.
Galion’s Matt Smith, Shelby’s Marilyn John receive honors

Galion’s Matt Smith, Shelby’s Marilyn John receive honors

COLUMBUS — At the Ohio Association of Community College conference in June, Matthew P. Smith, of Galion, was awarded the 2019 Maureen C. Grady A...

June 22nd, 2019 |  


Gallery: June 21, Third Friday in Galion: Photos by Don Tudor

Gallery: June 21, Third Friday in Galion: Photos by Don Tudor

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June 21st, 2019 |  


Vintage Grand Prix of Ohio starts Friday at Mid-Ohio

Vintage Grand Prix of Ohio starts Friday at Mid-Ohio

Cars spanning over 60 years of racing history will turn laps at speed LEXINGTON -- The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) returns to the 2.4...

June 20th, 2019 |  


Community Foundation for Crawford County names scholarship recipients

Community Foundation for Crawford County names scholarship recipients

BUCYRUS - The Community Foundation for Crawford County recently awarded over $129,000 in scholarships to graduating seniors and current college studen...

June 20th, 2019 |  


Get the most out of your camping trip

Get the most out of your camping trip

(StatePoint) Great Outdoors Month, celebrated in June, is the perfect opportunity for a camping expedition.Before packing up, consider the following w...

June 20th, 2019 |  


Galion school board agrees to sell old high school property

Galion school board agrees to sell old high school property

GALION — The Galion school board approved a resolution Tuesday to accept an offer on the old Galion High School property at 200 W. Church St..Th...

June 19th, 2019 updated: June 19th, 2019. |  


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