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Firelands FCU supports local Junior Fair Livestock sales with $31,500 donation

Firelands FCU supports local Junior Fair Livestock sales with $31,500 donation

BELLEVUE, OH- Each year, Firelands Federal Credit Union (Firelands FCU) attends local Junior Fair Livestock sales to help support the children and you...

September 25th, 2022 |  


COLLEGE NEWS

University of Findlay Welcomes New Students to CampusFINDLAY,— The University of Findlay recently welcomed new undergraduate and graduate studen...

September 24th, 2022 |  


Crestline Public Library’s books make house calls

CRESTLINE- The Crestline Public Library provides materials to our home bound residents by calling 419-683-3909. Many items are available from the libr...

September 24th, 2022 |  


Crawford Co. mortgage foreclosure Sheriff Sales online only

Crawford Co. mortgage foreclosure Sheriff Sales online only

CRAWFORD COUNTY- Beginning in October of this year, ALL mortgage foreclosure Sheriff Sales will be online. Sales will remain on Fridays at 11:00 a.m. ...

September 23rd, 2022 |  


Galion Council discusses city issues

GALION- Galion City Council members held their first post-Labor Day meeting Sept. 13 inside the Municipal Building. No citizens addressed the council ...

September 23rd, 2022 |  


Construction report in Crawford County

CRAWFORD COUNTY- – The following construction projects are anticipated to affect highways in Crawford County next week. All outlined work is wea...

September 23rd, 2022 |  


SPORTS


Mistakes plague Northmor in close loss to Fredericktown

Mistakes plague Northmor in close loss to Fredericktown

Despite struggling offensively for much of the game and shooting themselves in the foot on special teams, Northmor still had a chance to win on the ro...

September 24th, 2022 |  


Gallery: Galion 34, Shelby 27

Gallery: Galion 34, Shelby 27

GALION — A few photos from Galion’s 34-27 win over Shelby. .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFileBlock p { margin: 0px 0px 0px 0p...

September 24th, 2022 |  


Gallery: Carey 7, Colonel Crawford 3

Gallery: Carey 7, Colonel Crawford 3

NORTH ROBINSON — The battle of the top two teams in the Northern 10 Conference resulted in Carey defeating Colonel Crawford, 7-3. .neFileBlock {...

September 24th, 2022 |  


Football: Galion throttles Shelby for big win

Football: Galion throttles Shelby for big win

GALION — Galion picked up a huge Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference win behind a big first half over Shelby. The Tigers were able to overcome the Whip...

September 23rd, 2022 updated: September 24th, 2022. |  


Lady Eagles win at Galion Cross Country Festival

Lady Eagles win at Galion Cross Country Festival

GALION — Area schools competed at the Galion Cross Country Festival on Saturday afternoon. Colonel Crawford girls were the top placing team by w...

September 22nd, 2022 |  


Prep football standings at halfway point

Prep football standings at halfway point

Mid Ohio Athletic ConferenceClear Fork (4-1, 2-0)Shelby (4-1, 2-0)Highland (3-2, 2-0)River Valley (3-2, 1-1)Galion (2-3, 1-1)Ontario (3-2, 0-2)Pleasan...

September 19th, 2022 |  


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COLLEGE BRIEFS
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Preacher’s Point column- It’s the little things

There is a man in our church that grew up on a farm. He drove a tractor at age eight. Driving down the road with him is like listening to a farm encyc...

July 13th, 2022 |  


CRAWFORD COUNTY PARK PROGRAMS

Animal Extravaganza On Saturday, July 9 from 12-3 p.m. at Lowe-Volk Park, 2401 State Route 598, join the Crawford Park District for this annual event....

July 5th, 2022 |  


Princesses converge on Third Friday

Princesses converge on Third Friday

GALION — The Galion-Crestline Area Chamber of Commerce hosted the first 2022 Third Friday In Galion in Uptowne Galion Friday, June 17. The main ...

June 28th, 2022 |  


Events at the Crawford County Park Disrict

Events at the Crawford County Park Disrict

Canoeing/Boating Safety Thursday, June 30 6 p.m., Crestline Library, 324 N. Thoman St. CrestlineAs boating season gets underway, safety on the water i...

June 28th, 2022 |  


Oehler excelling at Boys State

OXFORD, OH — Jaxon Oehler, a rising senior at Galion High School, was recently elected by a majority of 650 of his peers to the prestigious offi...

June 21st, 2022 |  


OPINION


Letter to the EditorDon’t buy the Green New Lie

Galion born and raised, and living in Crawford County most of my life, I have told all how fortunate I have been to have grown up with great values ta...

August 24th, 2022 |  


ODNR to hold dove hunting workshop Saturday

ODNR to hold dove hunting workshop Saturday

Outdoor enthusiasts interested in learning about dove hunting are encouraged to attend a free workshop provided by the Ohio Department of Natural Reso...

August 22nd, 2022 |  


Lake Eric perch heating up

Lake Eric perch heating up

August is here. The dog days of summer. For many outdoorsmen, the fishing tackle isn’t getting used as much as the bite can be a challenge this ...

August 8th, 2022 |  


Proposals received by OWC

Proposals received by OWC

The Ohio Wildlife Council received a proposal to allow a maximum of three lines while fishing statewide during its regularly scheduled meeting on Wedn...

July 25th, 2022 |  


ODNR wants turkey, grouse sightings reported

ODNR wants turkey, grouse sightings reported

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Wildlife is asking citizen scientists to report wild turkey and ruffed grouse sightings in July a...

July 11th, 2022 |  


My first thoughts on USC and UCLA joining the Big Ten

My first thoughts on USC and UCLA joining the Big Ten

UNDATED — In many years of traveling around the United States I have been on the campuses of nine of the 12 schools in the Pac-12 conference.I&#...

July 5th, 2022 |  


BUSINESS


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Tips for Small Businesses to Not Only Survive, But Thrive

(StatePoint) — Small businesses are the heartbeat of communities. They pump life into neighborhoods, making them vibrant places to live, work an...

May 31st, 2022 |  


OhioHealth celebrates with ribbon cutting

LEXINGTON — The celebration was live streamed by the Richland Area Chamber & Economic Development on Facebook.The OB/GYN practice providers ...

May 17th, 2022 |  


DK’s Drive In opens with new ownership

DK’s Drive In opens with new ownership

GALION — Amanda and Everitt Harris knew immediately that they were going to purchase DK’s Drive In as soon as they saw it was for sale. Mo...

March 3rd, 2022 |  


2nd Annual Crawford County Business Forecast & Economic Development Update approaches

GALION/CRESTLINE — Consider joining the Bucyrus Area Chamber of Commerce and the Galion-Crestline Area Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, Feb. 24 ...

February 26th, 2022 |  


Cake & Icing a sweet spot in downtown

Cake & Icing a sweet spot in downtown

GALION — Combine art and design training with baking and the result is beautiful baked goods. Painting is a passion for Cake & Icing owner L...

February 16th, 2022 |  


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