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Garden Club’s Fall Harvest Show coming in August
Galion police reports

Galion police reports

  Thursday 1:24 a.m. — Police warned a teenager about being out after curfew. 2:24 a.m. — A cell phone and charger were found at Hei...

July 11th, 2018 updated: July 12th, 2018. |  


Gallery:  2018 Pickle Run Festival Anything Goes 7-7-18.  Photos by Erin Miller.

Gallery: 2018 Pickle Run Festival Anything Goes 7-7-18. Photos by Erin Miller.

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July 10th, 2018 |  


Gallery:  2018 Pickle Run Parade, Pie Eating & Misc. 7-7-18. Photos by Erin Miller.

Gallery: 2018 Pickle Run Parade, Pie Eating & Misc. 7-7-18. Photos by Erin Miller.

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July 10th, 2018 |  


Senior Day at the fair is July 19

Senior Day at the fair is July 19

BUCYRUS —The Crawford County Council on Aging will host the 35th annual Senior Citizens Day at the Crawford County Fair on Thursday, July 19. Sp...

July 10th, 2018 |  


Gallery:  2018 Pickle Run Basketball and Volleyball Tournaments 7-7-18.  Photos by Erin Miller.

Gallery: 2018 Pickle Run Basketball and Volleyball Tournaments 7-7-18. Photos by Erin Miller.

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July 9th, 2018 |  


Gallery: Friday Night at 2018 Pickle Run Festival, YMCA Fun Run and 5K Glo Run 7-6-18.  Photos by Erin Miller.

Gallery: Friday Night at 2018 Pickle Run Festival, YMCA Fun Run and 5K Glo Run 7-6-18. Photos by Erin Miller.

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July 9th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Late rally, dominant bullpen propel Graders to victory
Gallery:  Galion Graders vs. Irish Hills Leprechauns.  7-12-18.  Photos by Erin Miller.

Gallery: Galion Graders vs. Irish Hills Leprechauns. 7-12-18. Photos by Erin Miller.

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July 12th, 2018 |  


Graders’ bats silenced by Green Giants

Graders’ bats silenced by Green Giants

GALION — The rains came down hard on Tuesday which led to a rain out of the scheduled contest between the hosting Galion Graders and the visitin...

July 12th, 2018 |  


2018 Pickle Run was the best festival yet

2018 Pickle Run was the best festival yet

GALION — The 2018 Pickle Run Festival was the best one yet. It ended its two-day Saturday in Heise Park and from all appearances, it went off wit...

July 11th, 2018 updated: July 12th, 2018. |  


Split with Clippers keeps Graders at .500

Split with Clippers keeps Graders at .500

GALION — After the Galion Graders snapped their seven-game losing streak with a doubleheader sweep of the visiting Richmond Jazz on Friday, they...

July 10th, 2018 |  


Graders sweep doubleheader with visiting Jazz

Graders sweep doubleheader with visiting Jazz

GALION — On the evening of Friday July, 6, the residents of Galion were preparing themselves for the 2018 edition of the Pickle Run Festival and...

July 10th, 2018 |  


Gallery:  2018 Pickle Run Basketball and Volleyball Tournaments 7-7-18.  Photos by Erin Miller.

Gallery: 2018 Pickle Run Basketball and Volleyball Tournaments 7-7-18. Photos by Erin Miller.

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July 9th, 2018 |  


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Garden Club’s Fall Harvest Show coming in August

Garden Club’s Fall Harvest Show coming in August

MANSFIELD — The 64th Annual Fall Harvest Show, sponsored by the Mansfield Men’s Garden Club, will take place Aug. 25-26 at Kingwood Center Gardens...

July 12th, 2018 updated: July 12th, 2018. |  


Focus on families at next week’s Sweet Corn Festival in Morrow County

Focus on families at next week’s Sweet Corn Festival in Morrow County

MOUNT GILEAD — Shelley Planey’s voice gives away her excitement. “I love the festival. It’s the chamber’s give-back to the community,” ...

July 12th, 2018 updated: July 12th, 2018. |  


Ice cream weather is upon us; TourismOhio launches Ohio Ice Cream Trail

Ice cream weather is upon us; TourismOhio launches Ohio Ice Cream Trail

GALION — Amid soaring summer temperatures, TourismOhio today launched a new way to beat the heat: the Ohio Ice Cream Trail. The 15-stop trail highli...

July 11th, 2018 updated: July 12th, 2018. |  


2018 Pickle Run was the best festival yet

2018 Pickle Run was the best festival yet

GALION — The 2018 Pickle Run Festival was the best one yet. It ended its two-day Saturday in Heise Park and from all appearances, it went off wit...

July 11th, 2018 updated: July 12th, 2018. |  


Hot weather doesn’t have to suffocate your wallet

GALION –With more temperatures in the uppers 80s and maybe 90 forecast this week, AEP Ohio has offered some tips to help keep electric bills under c...

July 11th, 2018 updated: July 12th, 2018. |  


United Way expands to include emerging young professionals

United Way expands to include emerging young professionals

GALION — United Way of Crawford County, an affiliate of United Way of North Central Ohio, has announced the expansion of its office to include Nadia...

July 11th, 2018 updated: July 12th, 2018. |  


OPINION


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Rob Portman column: Tax reform making a difference
Erin Miller column: Mom’s right, my future flew by

Erin Miller column: Mom’s right, my future flew by

The 2018 graduation season and celebrations hit close to home for me for a variety of different reasons. I have been blessed to get to know many of...

July 4th, 2018 updated: July 3rd, 2018. |  


Independence Day Column: Dear Sgt. Hosbrook

Independence Day Column: Dear Sgt. Hosbrook

Dear Sgt. Hosbrook, though you are my ancestor, I thought it only fitting and proper to address you by your rank and title in that great war for indep...

July 3rd, 2018 updated: July 3rd, 2018. |  


Column: A better farm bill for Ohioans

Column: A better farm bill for Ohioans

The best ideas don’t come out of Washington, they come out of conversations with Ohioans.That was on display last week as Republicans and Democr...

July 1st, 2018 |  


Take care to soothe pets during fireworks celebration

Take care to soothe pets during fireworks celebration

Take care to soothe pets during fireworks celebrationsWith the Fourth of July rapidly approaching, Phantom Fireworks would like to remind our friends ...

July 1st, 2018 |  


Column: Thursday shooting in Annapolis hits close to home

Column: Thursday shooting in Annapolis hits close to home

What a weird morning. In the wake of circumstances most of us will never experience, the staff at the Capital Gazette in Annapolis, Maryland, put o...

June 29th, 2018 updated: June 29th, 2018. |  


Column: STOP Act will push back rise of fentanyl

Column: STOP Act will push back rise of fentanyl

Every time we start to make some progress in pushing back against the drug epidemic, a new challenge emerges and the crisis continues to worsen. 20...

June 27th, 2018 updated: June 27th, 2018. |  


BUSINESS


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2018 Pickle Run was the best festival yet
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Rob Portman column: Tax reform making a difference
New business group incorporates many communities

New business group incorporates many communities

GALION — Community Business Connections is a networking organization of small businesses with members from Galion, Marion, Delaware, Mount Gilead, B...

July 5th, 2018 updated: July 3rd, 2018. |  


Billion dollar enterainment complex planned in Delaware County

Billion dollar enterainment complex planned in Delaware County

DELAWARE — A new entertainment resort, three times the size of Disneyland, is planned just 45 minutes from Galion, off Interstate 71 in Delaware Cou...

July 4th, 2018 updated: July 3rd, 2018. |  


Longstreth Memorials celebrates 150 years in business

Longstreth Memorials celebrates 150 years in business

GALION — The oldest business in Galion marked a huge milestone Thursday. Longstreth Memorials celebrated its 150th year in the monument business ...

June 29th, 2018 updated: June 29th, 2018. |  


Galion BellStores’ ribbon-cutting ceremony this morning

Galion BellStores’ ribbon-cutting ceremony this morning

GALION -- Officials of BellStores and from the Galion area had a ribbon cutting ceremony at their newest venture on Ohio 598 in Galion. The store has ...

June 28th, 2018 updated: June 28th, 2018. |  


Galion to spray for mosquitoes Thursday, Friday

Galion to spray for mosquitoes Thursday, Friday

GALION — Weather permitting, the City of Galion will spray for mosquitoes on Thursday, June 28 — in the northern half of the city, — and Friday,...

June 27th, 2018 updated: June 27th, 2018. |  


College news briefs

College news briefs

Ashley Miley earns Doctor of Medicine degree Ashley LeAnn Miley with a degree of Doctor of Medicine from St. George’s University School of Medici...

June 25th, 2018 updated: June 25th, 2018. |  


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