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Mid-Ohio ESC names new director of achievement & leadership

Mid-Ohio ESC names new director of achievement & leadership

MNASFIELD — The Mid-Ohio Educational Service Center Board of Governors hired Dr. Mark Burke as the new executive director of Achievement & L...

February 27th, 2021 |  


Comic valentines popular in early 1900s

Comic valentines popular in early 1900s

There should be some comic valentines in any valentines collection. The one shown today is from our family accumulation.Most valentines are frilly, se...

February 27th, 2021 |  


Hear the train a-coming

Hear the train a-coming

GALION — Friends of the Big Four Depot is using social media to educate people about the history and future potential of passenger rail service ...

February 27th, 2021 |  


GALION POLICE REPORTS

GALION POLICE REPORTS

Feb. 19Police seized marijuana plants after being dispatched to a residence in the 1200 block of Oliver Street for a welfare check. No one was at the ...

February 26th, 2021 |  


Ohio venue capacity rules eased

Ohio venue capacity rules eased

COLUMBUS — Gov. Mike DeWine announced that restrictions will be eased for Ohio’s sports and entertainment venues.“The vaccines have ...

February 26th, 2021 |  


GALION AREA NOTEBOOK

GALION AREA NOTEBOOK

Pickle Run seeks craft vendorsOrganizers of the Pickle Run Festival are seeking homemade craft vendors to participate in the 2021 festival, which is s...

February 25th, 2021 updated: February 26th, 2021. |  


SPORTS


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Wrestling: 5 Tigers qualify for district tournament
Boys basketball: St. Paul edges Crestline 58-55 in OT

Boys basketball: St. Paul edges Crestline 58-55 in OT

NORWALK — An extra period of play was needed to determine a winner between Norwalk St. Paul and Crestline in a boys Division IV sectional title ...

February 26th, 2021 |  


Boys basketball (photo gallery): Colonel Crawford vs Van Buren – Feb. 26, 2021

Boys basketball (photo gallery): Colonel Crawford vs Van Buren – Feb. 26, 2021

Boys basketball: Colonel Crawford 78, Van Buren 44Division III Sectional Championship GameFriday, Feb. 26, 2021Mac Morrison Gym • North Robinson...

February 26th, 2021 |  


Boys basketball: Eagles soar past Van Buren 78-44 to win sectional title

Boys basketball: Eagles soar past Van Buren 78-44 to win sectional title

NORTH ROBINSON — Colonel Crawford picked up yet another sectional championship on Friday night with their win over Van Buren.The Eagles (23-0) d...

February 26th, 2021 |  


Volleyball: Galion’s Jaden Ivy signs with Terra State

Volleyball: Galion’s Jaden Ivy signs with Terra State

GALION — Galion High School volleyball standout Jaden Ivy has decided to continue her academic and athletic career at Terra State Community Coll...

February 26th, 2021 |  


Girls basketball: Margaretta edges Colonel Crawford 55-54 in district semifinal

Girls basketball: Margaretta edges Colonel Crawford 55-54 in district semifinal

SHELBY — The Colonel Crawford girls basketball team saw their season come to an end Thursday night in one of the best games you could find aroun...

February 25th, 2021 |  


Girls basketball (photo gallery): Colonel Crawford vs Margaretta – Feb. 25, 2021

Girls basketball (photo gallery): Colonel Crawford vs Margaretta – Feb. 25, 2021

Girls basketball: Colonel Crawford vs MargarettaThursday, Feb. 25, 2021Division III District SemifinalShelby High School • Shelby, OHPhotos by D...

February 25th, 2021 |  


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LIFE


Early voter turnout large in Morrow County

Early voter turnout large in Morrow County

MOUNT GILEAD — Board of Elections Director Penny Porter said both early voting and absentee voting are triple what they have ever been in the genera...

October 29th, 2020 updated: October 29th, 2020. |  


Check out the just released Locally Owned tabloid, a product of the Galion Inquirer and Morrow County Sentinel

Check out the just released Locally Owned tabloid, a product of the Galion Inquirer and Morrow County Sentinel

Follow this link to see the 2020 Locally Owned magazine, a product of the Galion Inquirer and the Morrow County Sentinel http://www.pbiprinting.com...

October 29th, 2020 |  


Beginning Nov. 1, Crawford-Opoly

Beginning Nov. 1, Crawford-Opoly

CRAWFORD COUNTY — As businesses to continue navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, and much of the public considers how to support their local businesses, ...

October 28th, 2020 updated: October 29th, 2020. |  


Ohio State, Nebraska deal with ‘weird’ circumstances

Ohio State, Nebraska deal with ‘weird’ circumstances

COLUMBUS — It was different. It was historic. It was weird. And it was quiet. Very quiet.Ohio State’s 52-17 win over Nebraska on Saturday ...

October 26th, 2020 |  


Crawford County Veterans Hall of Fame announces 2020 inductees

Crawford County Veterans Hall of Fame announces 2020 inductees

CRAWFORD COUNTY — The Crawford County Veterans Hall of Fame has selected the class of 2020. Because of Covid-19 there will not be a ceremony Nov...

October 26th, 2020 updated: October 26th, 2020. |  


Avita purchases former Sears property at Richland Mall

Avita purchases former Sears property at Richland Mall

ONTARIO — Avita Health System has purchased the former Sears property at the Richland Mall in Ontario.The property consists of a vacant two-stor...

October 23rd, 2020 |  


OPINION


Preacher’s Point: Heart, mind and soul

Preacher’s Point: Heart, mind and soul

Jesus had a way of having the last word. A good example is when the scribes and Pharisees brought to Jesus the woman “taken in adultery.” ...

February 19th, 2021 |  


Critique of conservative columns

Soon after the Kahle family sold the Inquirer it has moved away from “just the facts” to a conservative bent. They stopped running Doonesb...

February 17th, 2021 |  


Greatest of all time: Celebrating Presidents’ Day 2021

Greatest of all time: Celebrating Presidents’ Day 2021

The 2021 Super Bowl fueled conversations and debate about the legacy of Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ quarterback Tom Brady. When he finally hangs up hi...

February 15th, 2021 |  


Great numbers recorded during deer season

Great numbers recorded during deer season

One of Ohio’s most successful white-tailed deer hunting seasons concluded Sunday, Feb. 7, with 197,735 deer harvested, according to the Ohio Dep...

February 15th, 2021 |  


God feels, listens, understands, responds to our needs

God feels, listens, understands, responds to our needs

Isaiah 53:4-5 — “Surely he hath borne our griefs, and carried our sorrows: yet we did esteem him stricken, smitten of God, and afflicted. ...

February 13th, 2021 |  


De-radicalizing: Experts in political extremism share ideas

De-radicalizing: Experts in political extremism share ideas

The most urgent civic project of the next few years will be deradicalizing Americans who believe that in the absence of success at the ballot box, arm...

February 13th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


Beginning Nov. 1, Crawford-Opoly

Beginning Nov. 1, Crawford-Opoly

CRAWFORD COUNTY — As businesses to continue navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, and much of the public considers how to support their local businesses, ...

October 28th, 2020 updated: October 29th, 2020. |  


Richland County launches second round of small business grant program

Richland County launches second round of small business grant program

RICHLAND COUNTY — The Richland Area Chamber & Economic Development today announced a collaboration with Richland County to launch a second r...

October 27th, 2020 |  


Update: Harding Way paving project in Galion

Update: Harding Way paving project in Galion

GALION -- Weather permitting, Koskosing Construction will pave the parking lots in Park Square on Wednesday, Oct. 28. The Harding Way project is expec...

October 26th, 2020 updated: October 26th, 2020. |  


$125 million grant program will help ohio small businesses

$125 million grant program will help ohio small businesses

COLUMBUS — Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted announced a $125 million grant program to help small businesses that have been ...

October 26th, 2020 |  


Restaurants, bars can apply for assistance program

Restaurants, bars can apply for assistance program

COLUMBUS — The state of Ohio has created a $37.5 million fund to help bars and restaurants that have been hurt by the COVID-19 pandemic. The fun...

October 26th, 2020 |  


Avita purchases former Sears property at Richland Mall

Avita purchases former Sears property at Richland Mall

ONTARIO — Avita Health System has purchased the former Sears property at the Richland Mall in Ontario.The property consists of a vacant two-stor...

October 23rd, 2020 |  


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