NEWS


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Gallery: Galion vs. North Union
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Galion police reports
Editorial: Issue 1 … just the facts

Editorial: Issue 1 … just the facts

Ohio Issue 1 boils down to a question about crime and punishment, and what exactly is the purpose of our jails and prisons. It’s no secret the Un...

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


Criminal, justice services levy before Crawford County voters

Criminal, justice services levy before Crawford County voters

BUCYRUS — Galion-area voters have just county-wide issue and one state-wide issue to vote on in the Nov. 6, 2018 general election.All voters in ...

October 11th, 2018 |  


OHSAA Football Computer Rankings; Northmor No. 1 in D-VI, Region 23

OHSAA Football Computer Rankings; Northmor No. 1 in D-VI, Region 23

Entering Week 8:  Top eight schools from each region in the final report Oct. 28 will qualify for the playoffs. Division I Region 1 - 1. Mentor (7-...

October 11th, 2018 updated: October 11th, 2018. |  


Test drive a Ford on Saturday, earn money for Galion High School athletics

Test drive a Ford on Saturday, earn money for Galion High School athletics

GALION — Donley Ford of Galion will host Drive 4 UR School event to raise needed funds for Galion High School Athletics .This promotion is spons...

October 11th, 2018 |  


Crawford County recognized for excellent record-keeping

Crawford County recognized for excellent record-keeping

COLUMBUS — Crawford County earned an Auditor of State Award with Distinction based on a recent audit. Their excellent record keeping qualified t...

October 8th, 2018 |  


Galion news briefs: Artists open house reception today at Brush & Palette; board meeting, craft show

Galion news briefs: Artists open house reception today at Brush & Palette; board meeting, craft show

Art show features pieces about the Grand Canyon GALION — Brush and Palette Art Gallery will feature artwork made at and about the Grand Canyon in...

October 7th, 2018 updated: October 7th, 2018. |  


SPORTS


Tigers finish fifth at Division II Golf State Tournament

Tigers finish fifth at Division II Golf State Tournament

COLUMBUS — Over the weekend, the Galion Tigers’ boys golf team was in competition at the 49th Annual Division II Golf State Tournament. Th...

October 16th, 2018 |  


Hunting, fishing licenses make great gifts

Hunting, fishing licenses make great gifts

‪Looking for a Christmas gift that keeps on giving?If so, you might want to consider giving the outdoorsman in your life a multi-year or lifetim...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Gimbel headed to state as district runner-up

Gimbel headed to state as district runner-up

PORT CLINTON — Galion’s lone surviving girls tennis player, Kayley Gimbel, headed to Port Clinton High School on a brisk, 40 degree Saturd...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Wildcats spoil Tigers’ rainy homecoming celebration

Wildcats spoil Tigers’ rainy homecoming celebration

GALION — In week eight football action, the Galion Tigers welcomed the North Union Wildcats to Unckrich Stadium for a Mid-Ohio Athletic Conferen...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Knights have no issues with visiting Indians

Knights have no issues with visiting Indians

GALION — The Northmor Golden Knights had no issues with the visiting Mount Gilead Indians in their week eight Knox-Morrow Athletic Conference me...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Gallery: Galion vs. North Union

Gallery: Galion vs. North Union

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October 15th, 2018 updated: October 15th, 2018. |  


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LIFE


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Gallery: Galion vs. North Union
Gallery: Galion Volleyball Senior Night 10-10-18.  Photos by Erin Miller.

Gallery: Galion Volleyball Senior Night 10-10-18. Photos by Erin Miller.

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October 11th, 2018 updated: October 13th, 2018. |  


Galion police reports

Galion police reports

Wednesday, Oct. 3 10:59 a.m. — A Second Avenue resident reported that tools were stolen. 4:09 p.m. — An accident that resulted in the injury...

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


First Tiger Dash on Friday for Galion students

First Tiger Dash on Friday for Galion students

GALION– The Galion Primary/Intermediate Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO) is hosting its first Tiger Dash on Friday, Oct. 12. After listening to...

October 11th, 2018 |  


Galion news briefs: Artists open house reception today at Brush & Palette; board meeting, craft show

Galion news briefs: Artists open house reception today at Brush & Palette; board meeting, craft show

Art show features pieces about the Grand Canyon GALION — Brush and Palette Art Gallery will feature artwork made at and about the Grand Canyon in...

October 7th, 2018 updated: October 7th, 2018. |  


Gallery: Clear Fork 69, Galion 35; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

Gallery: Clear Fork 69, Galion 35; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

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October 6th, 2018 updated: October 6th, 2018. |  


OPINION


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Editorial: Issue 1 … just the facts
Voters can starting casting ballot for Nov. 6

Voters can starting casting ballot for Nov. 6

BUCYRUS — Absentee ballots have arrived at the Crawford County Board of Elections for the general election to be held on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018....

October 11th, 2018 |  


Column: Not enough being done to combat drunk driving

Column: Not enough being done to combat drunk driving

Drunk driving claimed the lives of almost 11,000 people in 2017 and 2016, according to new data released today by the National Highway Traffic Safety ...

October 7th, 2018 updated: October 7th, 2018. |  


Vote for candidates who support tax cuts

Vote for candidates who support tax cuts

Vote for candidates who support tax cuts It’s undeniable that our economy is booming. In July alone, Ohio added 7,600 jobs. Ohio has more than 94...

October 6th, 2018 updated: October 6th, 2018. |  


Column: Voting is your right 

Column: Voting is your right 

On Tuesday, Nov. 6, Ohio will hold a statewide general election. Voting is a fundamental right of all American adults regardless of where you live. Fe...

October 6th, 2018 updated: October 6th, 2018. |  


Sherrod Brown column: Fighting to end opioid epidemic

Sherrod Brown column: Fighting to end opioid epidemic

Soon, the Senate will pass a package of legislation to fight the opioid crisis. And in that legislation, I worked with my Republican colleague, Senato...

October 3rd, 2018 |  


Ohio’s turkey season nearly ready to start

Ohio’s turkey season nearly ready to start

‪Ohio’s hunters have the opportunity to pursue wild turkeys during a six-week season from Saturday, Oct. 13, through Sunday, Nov. 25. Gobb...

October 1st, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


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Manufacturing association opposes State Issue 1
St. Paul United Methodist Church collecting flood buckets for Hurricane Florence victims

St. Paul United Methodist Church collecting flood buckets for Hurricane Florence victims

GALION — St. Paul United Methodist Church, located at the corner of Cherry Street and Portland Way South, is launching the second annual Fall Flood ...

September 27th, 2018 updated: September 27th, 2018. |  


Galion police reports

Galion police reports

Wednesday, Sept. 19 9:59 a.m. — A report of a domestic dispute was investigated in the 500 block of Richardson Avenue. 11 a.m. — A report of...

September 27th, 2018 updated: September 27th, 2018. |  


Pioneer teacher helps student follow his dream

Pioneer teacher helps student follow his dream

SHELBY — Trevor Tallman, a 2018 Lexington and Pioneer Career and Technology Center graduate, has always liked school buses. He was a member of Darin...

September 27th, 2018 updated: September 27th, 2018. |  


Covert Manufacturing to add 35 jobs

Covert Manufacturing to add 35 jobs

GALION — A $7.9 million investment by Covert Manufacturing is expected to result in 35 new jobs at the long-time company, and a new 51,000 square fo...

September 25th, 2018 updated: September 25th, 2018. |  


Galion Building Loan’s Don Barr, Jody Fraley recognized for helping Galion students

Galion Building Loan’s Don Barr, Jody Fraley recognized for helping Galion students

COLUMBUS — Galion Building and Loan Bank President Don Barr and Teller Supervisor and Education Coordinator Jody Fraley recently accepted on behalf ...

September 20th, 2018 updated: September 20th, 2018. |  


Galion police reports

Galion police reports

Thursday, Sept. 13 1:02 p.m. — A Carmel Avenue resident reported being harassed by someone they know. 4:54 p.m. — A report of kids on the ro...

September 19th, 2018 updated: September 19th, 2018. |  


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