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1919 military convoy coming through Galion on Saturday

1919 military convoy coming through Galion on Saturday

This story appeared on the website www.truckinginfo.com Track the convoy's progress The group organizing and running this convoy has a Facebook pat...

August 16th, 2019 updated: August 16th, 2019. |  


Golf cart will help Galion’s school resource officer get around campus

Golf cart will help Galion’s school resource officer get around campus

GALION — Ralph Burwell, School Resource Officer for Galion City Schools, is equipped to patrol the school campus this year.Several community mem...

August 16th, 2019 |  


Crawford County village, township races certified for Nov. 5 election

Crawford County village, township races certified for Nov. 5 election

BUCYRUS — These candidate petitions were certified this week by the Crawford County Board of elections for village and township races for the No...

August 16th, 2019 |  


Unique training approach can prevent injuries in youth baseball players

Unique training approach can prevent injuries in youth baseball players

COLUMBUS — Arm and shoulder injuries in youth baseball players continue to rise despite efforts to prevent overuse. In fact, about 75 percent of you...

August 16th, 2019 updated: August 16th, 2019. |  


New program encourages Ohioans to register to vote

New program encourages Ohioans to register to vote

COLUMBUS – Beginning August 26th, 168,395 Ohioans who have been identified as unregistered but eligible to vote will receive a postcard in the m...

August 16th, 2019 |  


Galion area church briefs

Galion area church briefs

Chicken BBQ is Sept. 7 at St. Joe’s Activity CenterGALION — The Galion Knights of Columbus 17th annual Chicken BBQ is Saturday, Sept. 7 fr...

August 16th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


Gallery: Clear Fork scrimmage vs. Tinora: Photos by Jeff Hoffer

Gallery: Clear Fork scrimmage vs. Tinora: Photos by Jeff Hoffer

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August 15th, 2019 |  


HOJGA thanks those who helped in 2019

HOJGA thanks those who helped in 2019

The Heart of Ohio Junior Golf association, which began in l987, has celebrated 33 years serving junior golfers in the seven Ohio counties of Crawford,...

August 15th, 2019 |  


Fall sports season underway

Fall sports season underway

Willard snaps Galion’s tennis win streak GALION — The Galion Lady Tigers tennis squad took to their home courts in Heise Park on Monday, d...

August 14th, 2019 |  


From Bellville to Wright State: Jordyne, Kaylin Helinski are playing together again

From Bellville to Wright State: Jordyne, Kaylin Helinski are playing together again

BELLVILLE — It takes a lot to be considered a Division I caliber student athlete and it takes even more to defy the odds and overcome any obstac...

August 13th, 2019 updated: August 14th, 2019. |  


Galion High School sporting events: 08/14-08/21

Galion High School sporting events: 08/14-08/21

FOOTBALLSaturday, August 17 vs. Highland (Scrimmage)VOLLEYBALLTuesday, August 20 vs. Bellevue (Season Opener)Thursday, August 22 @ Pleasant * (MOAC Op...

August 13th, 2019 |  


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Galion area church briefs

Galion area church briefs

Chicken BBQ is Sept. 7 at St. Joe’s Activity CenterGALION — The Galion Knights of Columbus 17th annual Chicken BBQ is Saturday, Sept. 7 fr...

August 16th, 2019 |  


Bratwurst Festival starts today; Some photos of Wednesday’s set up, courtesy of the Bratwurst Festival

Bratwurst Festival starts today; Some photos of Wednesday’s set up, courtesy of the Bratwurst Festival

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August 15th, 2019 updated: August 15th, 2019. |  


Galion’s feature attractions: Numerous parks lure area residents, out-of-town visitors

Galion’s feature attractions: Numerous parks lure area residents, out-of-town visitors

GALION — The city of Galion has many hidden gems around town, including an array of parks and reservoirs where residents can do anything from sw...

August 15th, 2019 |  


Tips to keep your new college student healthy

Tips to keep your new college student healthy

COLUMBUS — About 20 million students begin college each fall and, for many of them, it’s the first time they’re on their own –...

August 15th, 2019 |  


Column: Trump just sold out American seniors

Column: Trump just sold out American seniors

The Trump administration just sold out seniors to appease the health insurance lobby.Earlier this year, the administration proposed a major healthcare...

August 14th, 2019 |  


A wet, wonderful time; Area residents soak up the fun at park district’s water carnival

A wet, wonderful time; Area residents soak up the fun at park district’s water carnival

LEESVILLE — The Crawford Park District’s annual water carnival was Saturday Lowe-Volk Park.Fittingly, it was big splash for youngsters who...

August 14th, 2019 |  


OPINION


HOJGA thanks those who helped in 2019

HOJGA thanks those who helped in 2019

The Heart of Ohio Junior Golf association, which began in l987, has celebrated 33 years serving junior golfers in the seven Ohio counties of Crawford,...

August 15th, 2019 |  


Column: Trump just sold out American seniors

Column: Trump just sold out American seniors

The Trump administration just sold out seniors to appease the health insurance lobby.Earlier this year, the administration proposed a major healthcare...

August 14th, 2019 |  


Column: Some dusty surprises better than others

Column: Some dusty surprises better than others

The surprises just kept coming.When I moved in with Peter a few years back, I brought my clothes, a few books, and some artwork. I rented out my house...

August 13th, 2019 |  


Shooting ranges free Saturday

Shooting ranges free Saturday

Recreational shooters both young and old are invited to experience one of Ohio’s premier public shooting ranges on Saturday, Aug. 17, during Ohi...

August 12th, 2019 |  


Column: In need of decency, respect

Column: In need of decency, respect

A humble carpenter’s son warned us that “a house divided against itself cannot stand.” In an era of deep division within our country...

August 8th, 2019 |  


Column: Budget invests in Ohio, protects taxpayers

Column: Budget invests in Ohio, protects taxpayers

The legislature has completed its work on the biennial budget bill, House Bill 166. In any two-year cycle, the budget is the most significant bill tha...

August 7th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


Lincoln Highway garage sale starts Thursday

Lincoln Highway garage sale starts Thursday

The annual Lincoln Highway BuyWay garage sale is Thursday, Friday and Saturday this week. Churches, charities, communities and individual across Ohio,...

August 7th, 2019 |  


Column: Budget invests in Ohio, protects taxpayers

Column: Budget invests in Ohio, protects taxpayers

The legislature has completed its work on the biennial budget bill, House Bill 166. In any two-year cycle, the budget is the most significant bill tha...

August 7th, 2019 |  


Gallery: PB&J action at Heise Park on Wednesday; Photos by Don Tudor

Gallery: PB&J action at Heise Park on Wednesday; Photos by Don Tudor

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


Workshop will tackle use of manure, other nutrients in agriculture

Workshop will tackle use of manure, other nutrients in agriculture

MANSFIELD — Learn more about using manure and other nutrients on agriculture fields at the Manure and You Workshop on Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019, fr...

August 1st, 2019 |  


Fairway Preschool announces leadership change

Fairway Preschool announces leadership change

Kathy Wells retires as director of education; Kim Pittman will take over BUCYRUS — Fairway Preschool, 1650 E. Southern Avenue, has announced that K...

July 31st, 2019 updated: July 31st, 2019. |  


Save on back-to-school items during three-day sales tax holiday

Save on back-to-school items during three-day sales tax holiday

COLUMBUS — Ohio Senate President Larry Obhof (R-Medina) is reminding Ohioans to take advantage of the state’s annual Sales Tax Holiday this weeken...

July 30th, 2019 updated: July 30th, 2019. |  


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