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Apartment complex to Galion’s Carter Drive area?
Support groups for grandparents in Galion, Bucyrus

Support groups for grandparents in Galion, Bucyrus

GALION — In response to the growing number of grandparents raising grandchildren, the Crawford County Council on Aging has started a Grandfamili...

April 22nd, 2019 |  


On 420 Day, don’t do anything stupid

On 420 Day, don’t do anything stupid

WASHINGTON — Drugged driving is just as dangerous as drunk driving. For that reason today, on April 20, which in some places is know as 420 Day, ...

April 20th, 2019 updated: April 20th, 2019. |  


Galion police reports

Galion police reports

Friday, April 12 10:23 a.m. — A resident of the Cedargate Apartment complex told police someone used a debit card without permission. 12:03 p....

April 20th, 2019 updated: April 20th, 2019. |  


Galion High School athletes announce plans for college

Galion High School athletes announce plans for college

GALION — On Tuesday afternoon, four seniors from Galion High School signed their college letters of intent. Pictured, from the left, are Sari Conner...

April 20th, 2019 updated: April 20th, 2019. |  


Area softball roundup: Lady Knights get two KMAC wins

Area softball roundup: Lady Knights get two KMAC wins

MOUNT GILEAD — Northmor beat Mount Gilead 7-6 on Thursday in a game switched to Mount Gilead because of wet conditions at Northmor. After beginning ...

April 20th, 2019 updated: April 20th, 2019. |  


Civil War show coming to north central Ohio next month

Civil War show coming to north central Ohio next month

MANSFIELD — The still quiet of the cannon fire will come alive again at the 42nd Annual Ohio Civil War And World War I and World War II show held at...

April 20th, 2019 updated: April 20th, 2019. |  


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Area softball roundup: Lady Knights get two KMAC wins
GHS boys tennis team splits MOAC matches

GHS boys tennis team splits MOAC matches

MARION — Galion’s tennis time beat Pleasant 3-2 Thursday in Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference class. With the win, Galion improved to 7-4 overall and 4...

April 20th, 2019 updated: April 20th, 2019. |  


Lady Tigers stay hot, sweep previously unbeaten Clear Fork

Lady Tigers stay hot, sweep previously unbeaten Clear Fork

GALION — The Galion Lady Tigers softball team looked to extend their winning streak to nine games on Wednesday as they welcomed the Clear Fork Lady ...

April 18th, 2019 updated: April 18th, 2019. |  


Tigers split series with Colts

Tigers split series with Colts

GALION — On Wednesday afternoon, the Galion Tigers baseball squad returned to their home diamond in Heise Park to play hosts to the visiting Cle...

April 18th, 2019 |  


Gallery: Clear Fork 16, Galion 3; Photos by Don Tudor

Gallery: Clear Fork 16, Galion 3; Photos by Don Tudor

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April 18th, 2019 |  


Gallery: Track meet, Ashland at  Clear Fork; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

Gallery: Track meet, Ashland at Clear Fork; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

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April 18th, 2019 |  


Northmor gets two in sixth to edge MG

Northmor gets two in sixth to edge MG

One bad half-inning proved costly for Mount Gilead in a 3-1 loss to Northmor at home on Tuesday.The score was tied at one going into the top of the si...

April 17th, 2019 |  


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LIFE


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Apartment complex to Galion’s Carter Drive area?
Bellville Marching Princesses set May 7 registration night

Bellville Marching Princesses set May 7 registration night

BELLVILLE — Registration for the Marching Princesses Baton Group will be Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at Bellville New Life Church of Christ on Durbin Avenu...

April 24th, 2019 updated: April 24th, 2019. |  


Bellville news briefs: Day of Prayer; Agency on Aging seeking volunteers

Bellville news briefs: Day of Prayer; Agency on Aging seeking volunteers

Faith Proietti guest speaker Sunday at All Souls BELLVILLE — The Rev. Dr. Faith Proietti will be the speaker at Sunday’s 10:30 a.m. service at ...

April 24th, 2019 updated: April 24th, 2019. |  


On 420 Day, don’t do anything stupid

On 420 Day, don’t do anything stupid

WASHINGTON — Drugged driving is just as dangerous as drunk driving. For that reason today, on April 20, which in some places is know as 420 Day, ...

April 20th, 2019 updated: April 20th, 2019. |  


Galion High School athletes announce plans for college

Galion High School athletes announce plans for college

GALION — On Tuesday afternoon, four seniors from Galion High School signed their college letters of intent. Pictured, from the left, are Sari Conner...

April 20th, 2019 updated: April 20th, 2019. |  


Civil War show coming to north central Ohio next month

Civil War show coming to north central Ohio next month

MANSFIELD — The still quiet of the cannon fire will come alive again at the 42nd Annual Ohio Civil War And World War I and World War II show held at...

April 20th, 2019 updated: April 20th, 2019. |  


Celebration of Life for Virginia Barnhart

Celebration of Life for Virginia Barnhart

Please join us for A Celebration of Life in loving memory of Virginia Barnhart on May 7 at 11 a.m. at Caledonia Cemetery. Dinner immediately following...

April 20th, 2019 updated: April 20th, 2019. |  


OPINION


Guest column: Good neighbors are a necessity

Guest column: Good neighbors are a necessity

I am lucky to have good neighbors.It’s especially nice I get along with everyone because I spend so much time at home, sitting at my desk, looki...

April 22nd, 2019 |  


Column: Looking at the sad state of special education

Column: Looking at the sad state of special education

Recently, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia ruled that the U.S. Department of Education engaged in an illegal delay of the implemen...

April 20th, 2019 updated: April 20th, 2019. |  


Guest column: Hoaxes, scams, and your medical care

Guest column: Hoaxes, scams, and your medical care

Hoaxes and scams have been dominating the news lately. We have a marginally known actor faking a hate crime supposedly to raise his Hollywood profile....

April 18th, 2019 |  


Sherrod Brown column: Apprenticeships lead to good jobs

Sherrod Brown column: Apprenticeships lead to good jobs

At a time when hard work isn’t paying off for too many Americans, apprenticeship partnerships are the kinds of innovative programs we need to sh...

April 17th, 2019 |  


Wild turkey season about ready to begin

Wild turkey season about ready to begin

For many hunters, spring brings the unmistakable sound of gobbling wild turkeys as Ohio’s annual hunt of this popular game bird begins, accordin...

April 15th, 2019 |  


Column: Trump should close U.S. border

Column: Trump should close U.S. border

President Trump has repeatedly cited Israel to prove that border walls work. With the President threatening to close the Mexico border, some Democr...

April 11th, 2019 updated: April 11th, 2019. |  


BUSINESS


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Apartment complex to Galion’s Carter Drive area?

Place your Crawford SWCD fish order by April 25

BUCYRUS — The Crawford Soil and Water Conservation District is having a spring fish sale through April 25. Spring is an ideal time to stock your pon...

April 10th, 2019 updated: April 10th, 2019. |  


Fire hydrants will be flushed starting this week in Galion

Fire hydrants will be flushed starting this week in Galion

GALION — The City of Galion will conduct fire hydrant flushing beginning this week. Crews will start with the southeast quadrant of the city, then w...

April 1st, 2019 updated: April 1st, 2019. |  


Schilling Inc. brings Tiflex organic screen-printing inks to North America

Schilling Inc. brings Tiflex organic screen-printing inks to North America

GALION — Officials with Schilling Inc., formerly Schilling Graphics, have announced that Tiflex Organic Screen-Printing Inks are now available in th...

April 1st, 2019 updated: April 1st, 2019. |  


Bucyrus Hospital adds forensic services for the community

Bucyrus Hospital adds forensic services for the community

BUCYRUS — Avita Health System’s Bucyrus Hospital has implemented a forensic program to provide medical screenings and forensic exams to individual...

March 29th, 2019 updated: March 29th, 2019. |  


With spring’s arrival, be prepared for storms, possible flooding

With spring’s arrival, be prepared for storms, possible flooding

GALION — Rain is expected this weekend in north central Ohio. In fact the long-range forecast — as of Tuesday — is predicting rain almost daily ...

March 27th, 2019 updated: March 27th, 2019. |  


Akron Children’s Mansfield Health Center opens March 26

Akron Children’s Mansfield Health Center opens March 26

MANSFIELD — Akron Children’s Hospital will bring together pediatric primary care, urgent care, nearly a dozen of its most in-demand pediatric spec...

March 20th, 2019 updated: March 20th, 2019. |  


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