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Gallery: Sunday morning, high water in Bellville area; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

Gallery: Sunday morning, high water in Bellville area; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

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


Reflections: Big boom made headlines

Reflections: Big boom made headlines

I moved with my parents and siblings to Cardington in 1941 and continued to make my home here following my marriage in 1955. Looking back there were m...

June 16th, 2019 |  


Clear Fork School Board sets special meeting for 6 a.m. Monday

Clear Fork School Board sets special meeting for 6 a.m. Monday

Meeting called to accept resignation of board member Kyle Beveridge; authorize vacant seat to be filled BELLVILLE — The Clear Fork Valley Local Sch...

June 14th, 2019 updated: June 14th, 2019. |  


Flash Flood Watch for Crawford, Morrow, Richland counties, elsewhere

Flash Flood Watch for Crawford, Morrow, Richland counties, elsewhere

Watch starts 4 p.m. Saturday, ends 4 a.m. Tuesday GALION -- A Flash Flood Watch has been issued for this part of Ohio. It goes into effect at 4 p.m. ...

June 14th, 2019 |  


Bri Durnwald joins Smile Gallery

Bri Durnwald joins Smile Gallery

GALION — Dr. Bri Durnwald has joined Dr. Tonya Phillips’ dental team at Smile Gallery, 1245 State Route 598 in Galion. Dr. Durnwald was born an...

June 14th, 2019 updated: June 14th, 2019. |  


Bellville Street Committee to meet June 18

Bellville Street Committee to meet June 18

BELLVILLE -- The Village of Bellville will have a street committee meeting on June 18, 2019 at 4:30  p.m. at the Bellville Police Station, 320 Bell S...

June 14th, 2019 |  


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Quartet to join Clear Fork Hall Of Fame
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KMAC names all-league teams
Thank you all and keep the ideas coming please!

Thank you all and keep the ideas coming please!

I want to start off this column with a huge “thank you” to everyone that shared my post online, commented on said post or that has reached...

June 14th, 2019 |  


Late rally comes up short for Graders

Late rally comes up short for Graders

GALION — On Tuesday evening, the Galion Graders returned to their home field in Heise Park for game one of a three game series against the visit...

June 13th, 2019 |  


Gallery: A fan’s view at Mid-Ohio’s America’s Rallycross Championships; Photos by Greg Russell

Gallery: A fan’s view at Mid-Ohio’s America’s Rallycross Championships; Photos by Greg Russell

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June 13th, 2019 |  


Galion City Council creates port authority

Galion City Council creates port authority

GALION — Galion City Council voted unanimously to create a port authority during its Tuesday meeting.Mayor Tom O’Leary said he was pleased...

June 13th, 2019 |  


Everyone…I need your help!

Everyone…I need your help!

Hey there folks! How’s everyone out there doing? I hope that you all are well and that this upcoming summer is shaping up to be something that y...

June 11th, 2019 |  


Heart of Ohio Junior Golf Association summer tourney season underway

Heart of Ohio Junior Golf Association summer tourney season underway

UPPER SANDUSKY — Back on Tuesday, June 4, the Heart of Ohio Junior Golf Association held their first tournament of the season at Lincoln Hills G...

June 11th, 2019 |  


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Bri Durnwald joins Smile Gallery

Bri Durnwald joins Smile Gallery

GALION — Dr. Bri Durnwald has joined Dr. Tonya Phillips’ dental team at Smile Gallery, 1245 State Route 598 in Galion. Dr. Durnwald was born an...

June 14th, 2019 updated: June 14th, 2019. |  


Bellville Street Committee to meet June 18

Bellville Street Committee to meet June 18

BELLVILLE -- The Village of Bellville will have a street committee meeting on June 18, 2019 at 4:30  p.m. at the Bellville Police Station, 320 Bell S...

June 14th, 2019 |  


Gallery: A fan’s view at Mid-Ohio’s America’s Rallycross Championships; Photos by Greg Russell

Gallery: A fan’s view at Mid-Ohio’s America’s Rallycross Championships; Photos by Greg Russell

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June 13th, 2019 |  


Galion City Council creates port authority

Galion City Council creates port authority

GALION — Galion City Council voted unanimously to create a port authority during its Tuesday meeting.Mayor Tom O’Leary said he was pleased...

June 13th, 2019 |  


Galion council OKS funds for police K9 training, new vehicles

Galion council OKS funds for police K9 training, new vehicles

GALION — Galion City Council approved funding for training for the Galion Police Department K9 officer and new vehicles during its meeting on Tu...

June 13th, 2019 |  


Services espanding in Bellville at BNOC

Services espanding in Bellville at BNOC

BELLVILLE — Services offered at the Bellville Neighborhood Outreach Center (BNOC) are expanding.A session where people can consult with represen...

June 13th, 2019 |  


OPINION


Spring wild turkey numbers down from last year

Spring wild turkey numbers down from last year

Ohio hunters checked a total of 19,088 wild turkeys during the 2019 spring wild turkey hunting season, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Res...

June 10th, 2019 |  


Law you can use columnL Zoning laws can affect you and your property

Law you can use columnL Zoning laws can affect you and your property

Real property ownership is a wonderful thing for many reasons. For instance, owning property is thought to allow for great freedom and latitude when i...

June 10th, 2019 |  


Column: Free medical care is like making a deal with the devil

Column: Free medical care is like making a deal with the devil

Listening to the campaign promises spewed out by the bevy of folks running for president brings the old but enduring story of Faust to mind. Despite b...

June 8th, 2019 updated: June 8th, 2019. |  


Column: What are your thoughts on Ohio’s next budget bill?

Column: What are your thoughts on Ohio’s next budget bill?

The Ohio Senate is hard at work on the state’s biennial budget bill, House Bill 166. The efforts will be brief but intense. We will use the next few...

June 5th, 2019 updated: June 5th, 2019. |  


Sherrod Brown column: Introducing students to manufacturing opportunities

Sherrod Brown column: Introducing students to manufacturing opportunities

This summer, for the seventh year in a row, my office is partnering with local Ohio companies and organizations to host manufacturing camps for elemen...

June 2nd, 2019 |  


Column: I get anxious when my anxiety goes away

Column: I get anxious when my anxiety goes away

I get anxious, as I might have mentioned.While I don’t think it’s anything requiring medication, fortunately. I became aware at middle-age...

June 1st, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


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Bri Durnwald joins Smile Gallery
Galion City Council creates port authority

Galion City Council creates port authority

GALION — Galion City Council voted unanimously to create a port authority during its Tuesday meeting.Mayor Tom O’Leary said he was pleased...

June 13th, 2019 |  


Pickle Run volunteers prepping for festival’s July 5-6 event

Pickle Run volunteers prepping for festival’s July 5-6 event

GALION — An Independence Day tradition in Galion is on track for its annual run. The Pickle Run Festival, which was established as a fundraiser f...

June 8th, 2019 updated: June 8th, 2019. |  


‘Champions’ share success tips with Galion Middle School girls

‘Champions’ share success tips with Galion Middle School girls

GALION — Galion Middle School seventh- and eighth-grade girls had an opportunity May 16 to learn the keys to success from individuals with a strong ...

June 8th, 2019 updated: June 8th, 2019. |  


Bellville woman showing her “Love for heroes”

Bellville woman showing her “Love for heroes”

Proceeds from Durbin Avenue East shop go to help local veterans BELLVILLE – Thoughts about the hundreds who have served in the U.S. military have b...

June 8th, 2019 updated: June 8th, 2019. |  


Bellville council ponders gas prices, improvements at Palm Park

BELLVILLE — The consultant working with the village on utility rates told council members last week it is possible natural gas rates will decrease f...

June 8th, 2019 updated: June 13th, 2019. |  


Column: What are your thoughts on Ohio’s next budget bill?

Column: What are your thoughts on Ohio’s next budget bill?

The Ohio Senate is hard at work on the state’s biennial budget bill, House Bill 166. The efforts will be brief but intense. We will use the next few...

June 5th, 2019 updated: June 5th, 2019. |  


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