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Housing Advisory Committee meeting Tuesday, Aug. 21
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Galion golf team sixth at Warrior Jaguar Classic in Sunbury

Galion golf team sixth at Warrior Jaguar Classic in Sunbury

SUNBURY — The Galion Tigers golf team made their first trip to the NorthStar Golf Glub in Sunbury for the first time since last year’s state tourn...

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


Galion City Schools joins Ohiocheckbook.com; district transactions now available online to public

Galion City Schools joins Ohiocheckbook.com; district transactions now available online to public

School district’s online checkbook includes more than 40,000 individual transactions that represent more than $48 million of total spending over the...

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


Lady Tigers serve up first MOAC tennis win of 2018

Lady Tigers serve up first MOAC tennis win of 2018

MARION — The 2018 fall sports season has gotten off to an unblemished start for the Galion Lady Tigers tennis team. On Tuesday, the Tigers headed...

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


Broken water line fixed; street repairs still to come

Broken water line fixed; street repairs still to come

Update: Unless otherwise notified, a boil advisory remains in effect until 8 p.m. tonight for residents and businesses from Harding Way from the squar...

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


Gallery: Harding Way West water line break: Photos by Russ Kent

Gallery: Harding Way West water line break: Photos by Russ Kent

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


Editorial: Ohio State loses either way in Urban Meyer case

Editorial: Ohio State loses either way in Urban Meyer case

Right or wrong, Ohio State University’s reputation will be tarnished further this week when a special committee is expected to issue its findings in...

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


SPORTS


Galion golf team sixth at Warrior Jaguar Classic in Sunbury

Galion golf team sixth at Warrior Jaguar Classic in Sunbury

SUNBURY — The Galion Tigers golf team made their first trip to the NorthStar Golf Glub in Sunbury for the first time since last year’s state tourn...

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


Lady Tigers serve up first MOAC tennis win of 2018

Lady Tigers serve up first MOAC tennis win of 2018

MARION — The 2018 fall sports season has gotten off to an unblemished start for the Galion Lady Tigers tennis team. On Tuesday, the Tigers headed...

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


Editorial: Ohio State loses either way in Urban Meyer case

Editorial: Ohio State loses either way in Urban Meyer case

Right or wrong, Ohio State University’s reputation will be tarnished further this week when a special committee is expected to issue its findings in...

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


Galion High School soccer teams expect greater success this season

Galion High School soccer teams expect greater success this season

GALION — It’s the start of a new season for Galion High School soccer teams, and in their third year of existence, there are a few notable changes...

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


A new era at GHS as Cindy Connor takes over for retired George Guins

A new era at GHS as Cindy Connor takes over for retired George Guins

GALION — For the first time in a long time, the Galion Tigers cross country teams will head out into battle without George Guins as their leader. Gu...

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


Strength in numbers for Colonel Crawford cross country squads

Strength in numbers for Colonel Crawford cross country squads

NORTH ROBINSON — This cross country season will see the Colonel Crawford Eagles head out on their respective runs with a big name missing from previ...

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


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Harding Way West repairs underway, water will be shut off this morning for area residents, businesses

Harding Way West repairs underway, water will be shut off this morning for area residents, businesses

GALION -- As repairs to roads damaged by Tuesday's water line break on Harding Way West, just west of the square, area residents are going to feel a l...

August 16th, 2018 |  


Disparity in funding between Ohio’s poorest and wealthiest school districts has changed little in 20 years

Disparity in funding between Ohio’s poorest and wealthiest school districts has changed little in 20 years

New study shows little has changed since landmark DeRolph Ohio Supreme Court case COLUMBUS — Despite 20 years of effort by the Ohio Legislature, ...

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


Broken water line fixed; street repairs still to come

Broken water line fixed; street repairs still to come

Update: Unless otherwise notified, a boil advisory remains in effect until 8 p.m. tonight for residents and businesses from Harding Way from the squar...

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


Gallery: Harding Way West water line break: Photos by Russ Kent

Gallery: Harding Way West water line break: Photos by Russ Kent

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


Editorial: Ohio State loses either way in Urban Meyer case

Editorial: Ohio State loses either way in Urban Meyer case

Right or wrong, Ohio State University’s reputation will be tarnished further this week when a special committee is expected to issue its findings in...

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


Galion Primary school principal ready for year No. 2

Galion Primary school principal ready for year No. 2

GALION — Students from Galion City Schools will re-enter the classroom on Monday Aug. 20 to kick off a new school year. And while the school year be...

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


OPINION


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Column: Morning good-byes are painful
Column: Fighting cancer among firefighters

Column: Fighting cancer among firefighters

In emergencies, while the rest of us run from danger, firefighters run toward it. And when they rush into the flames they’re not just putting th...

August 7th, 2018 |  


Outdoor column: Ohio shooters get opportunity on ‘Free Range Day.”

Outdoor column: Ohio shooters get opportunity on ‘Free Range Day.”

Recreational shooters both young and old are invited to experience one of Ohio’s premier public shooting ranges on Saturday, Aug. 11, during Ohio’...

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


Column: Ohio farmer calls it like he sees it

Column: Ohio farmer calls it like he sees it

Let me be clear. I want to be supportive of the president and his policies. As a farmer, we voted for the president because he purported to represe...

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


Sherrod Brown: Securing military, civilian jobs that fuel local economies

Sherrod Brown: Securing military, civilian jobs that fuel local economies

The final National Defense Authorization Act is expected to be signed into law soon. As a member of the bipartisan House and Senate Committee that wro...

August 1st, 2018 updated: August 1st, 2018. |  


Editorial: Immigration reforms needed, but keep ICE

Editorial: Immigration reforms needed, but keep ICE

One result of public outrage over the Trump administration’s ill-conceived policy of separating immigrant families is a call to eliminate the De...

July 30th, 2018 |  


Column: Pioneer spirit helped build America

Column: Pioneer spirit helped build America

A potent personality — plus tact, talent, and tenacity — took Mary Hosbrook from the farm to a career as an artist and entrepreneur. Her l...

July 26th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


11:52 am
Updated: 11:53 am. |    
Housing Advisory Committee meeting Tuesday, Aug. 21
Disparity in funding between Ohio’s poorest and wealthiest school districts has changed little in 20 years

Disparity in funding between Ohio’s poorest and wealthiest school districts has changed little in 20 years

New study shows little has changed since landmark DeRolph Ohio Supreme Court case COLUMBUS — Despite 20 years of effort by the Ohio Legislature, ...

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


Galion City Schools joins Ohiocheckbook.com; district transactions now available online to public

Galion City Schools joins Ohiocheckbook.com; district transactions now available online to public

School district’s online checkbook includes more than 40,000 individual transactions that represent more than $48 million of total spending over the...

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


Broken water line fixed; street repairs still to come

Broken water line fixed; street repairs still to come

Update: Unless otherwise notified, a boil advisory remains in effect until 8 p.m. tonight for residents and businesses from Harding Way from the squar...

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


Gallery: Harding Way West water line break: Photos by Russ Kent

Gallery: Harding Way West water line break: Photos by Russ Kent

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


Galion police reports

Galion police reports

Monday, August 6 3:11 a.m. — A 27-year-old Bucyrus woman was arrested for possession of drug abuse instruments in the 200 block of South Pierce S...

August 14th, 2018 updated: August 14th, 2018. |  


‘Stuff the Bus’ at Final Third Friday’s 2018 finale

‘Stuff the Bus’ at Final Third Friday’s 2018 finale

GALION — This week is the 2018 finale of the Galion-Crestline Area Chamber’sThird Friday in Galion celebration. Organizers are wrapping up the sec...

August 14th, 2018 updated: August 14th, 2018. |  


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