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Galion police reports

Galion police reports

Friday, Aug. 91:02 a.m. — Police are investigating a possible robbery in the 100 block of Shady Lane.10:47 a.m. —Police are investigating ...

August 17th, 2019 |  


Galion area news briefs

Galion area news briefs

Learn to show, market art at BPAA programGALION — Brush and Palette Art Association (BPAA) invites to a Wednesday Aug. 21t meet-up from 6-8 p.m....

August 17th, 2019 |  


Work continues to get grocery store in Galion: City council OKs airport improvements; ponders deteriorating alleys

Work continues to get grocery store in Galion: City council OKs airport improvements; ponders deteriorating alleys

GALION — While no announcement is forthcoming, efforts continue to get a grocery story in Galion.A Chillicothe business owner who previously exp...

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


State basketball tourneys return to St. John Arena

COLUMBUS — The Ohio High School Athletic Association has announced that two upcoming basketball state tournaments will return to St. John Arena at T...

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


Ohio Central to celebrate 10th anniversary

IBERIA — The public and alumni are invited to attend the 10th Anniversary Academic Convocation for Ohio Central Bible College. The event will be...

August 16th, 2019 |  


Track the progress of the 1919 military convoy as it approaches Galion on Saturday

Track the progress of the 1919 military convoy as it approaches Galion on Saturday

GALION -- Here 's how you can keep track of the progress of the 1919 military convoy that is expected in Galion sometime around mid-morning Saturday. ...

August 16th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


State basketball tourneys return to St. John Arena

COLUMBUS — The Ohio High School Athletic Association has announced that two upcoming basketball state tournaments will return to St. John Arena at T...

August 16th, 2019 updated: 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. |  


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. |  


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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. |  


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 |  


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


Third Friday finale is Aug. 16; Still time to help Stuff the Bus

Third Friday finale is Aug. 16; Still time to help Stuff the Bus

GALION — Next week is the Final Third Friday in Galion event for 2019. On Aug. 16, the Public Square area of Historic Uptowne will be stuffed from 5...

August 9th, 2019 updated: August 9th, 2019. |  


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. |  


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