NEWS


Focus on safety when you buy holiday toys

Focus on safety when you buy holiday toys

RICHLAND COUNTY — Christmas is a time especially for children and for children this means toys. Each year more than 3 billion toys and games are...

November 21st, 2019 |  


Trooper, family grateful for support

Trooper, family grateful for support

COLUMBUS — Five months ago State Trooper Jason Phillips nearly lost his life. On Wednesday he walked, with assistance, back into the Ohio Highwa...

November 20th, 2019 updated: November 20th, 2019. |  


Pie auction, craft show this weekend will benefit Galion students

Pie auction, craft show this weekend will benefit Galion students

GALION — Next week is the start of the winter sports season for Galion High School athletes. And next weekend is a big-fundraising weekend for Ga...

November 20th, 2019 updated: November 20th, 2019. |  


Galion Historical Society Christmas Open House is Dec. 7

Galion Historical Society Christmas Open House is Dec. 7

GALION — Visit Brownella Cottage & Museum Saturday, Dec. 7, for the Galion Historical Society’s annual Christmas Open House from 1-4 p...

November 20th, 2019 |  


National Honor Society inducts new members at GHS

National Honor Society inducts new members at GHS

GALION — The newest members of the Galion chapter of National Honor Society were inducted last week during a program at Galion High School. This ...

November 20th, 2019 updated: November 20th, 2019. |  


Come Home to Galion celebration is Dec. 7

Come Home to Galion celebration is Dec. 7

GALION — Rain, rain stay away! That’s not the motto of next month’s Come Home to Galion celebration in Historic Uptowne Galion, but it is the...

November 20th, 2019 updated: November 20th, 2019. |  


SPORTS


Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course announces 2020 racing schedule

Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course announces 2020 racing schedule

LEXINGTON — Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, the legendary road course in Lexington, Ohio, will continue its tradition of showcasing one of the most ...

November 21st, 2019 |  


Pie auction, craft show this weekend will benefit Galion students

Pie auction, craft show this weekend will benefit Galion students

GALION — Next week is the start of the winter sports season for Galion High School athletes. And next weekend is a big-fundraising weekend for Ga...

November 20th, 2019 updated: November 20th, 2019. |  


College football: Ohio State, Penn State again play for high stakes

College football: Ohio State, Penn State again play for high stakes

COLUMBUS — Ohio State coach Ryan Day remembers running up to Urban Meyer on the field after Ohio State’s come-from-behind 27-26 win at Pen...

November 20th, 2019 |  


Northmor boys will need some time to grow on basketball court

Northmor boys will need some time to grow on basketball court

GALION — Following a .500 season at 11-11 overall that included an 8-6 mark in a competitive Knox-Morrow Athletic Conference, the boys basketball te...

November 19th, 2019 updated: November 19th, 2019. |  


Northmor wrestling program will continue its winning tradition

Northmor wrestling program will continue its winning tradition

GALION — It’s the time of the year again when a team’s strong tradition will carry on its legacy of success. That’s exactly what wrestling is ...

November 19th, 2019 updated: November 19th, 2019. |  


Northmor ladies return plenty of experience as girls basketball season nears

Northmor ladies return plenty of experience as girls basketball season nears

GALION — Entering his third season as the head coach of the Northmor Lady Golden Knights basketball squad, Freddie Beachy has some simple goals in m...

November 19th, 2019 updated: November 19th, 2019. |  


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LIFE


Local DAR chapter attends Veterans Day program

Local DAR chapter attends Veterans Day program

MANSFIELD — Members of the Jared Mansfield Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution attended the Mansfield Veteran’s Day program on N...

November 21st, 2019 |  


Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course announces 2020 racing schedule

Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course announces 2020 racing schedule

LEXINGTON — Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, the legendary road course in Lexington, Ohio, will continue its tradition of showcasing one of the most ...

November 21st, 2019 |  


Richland Newhope Industries doles out annual awards

Richland Newhope Industries doles out annual awards

MANSFIELD — Richland Newhope Industries, Inc. (RNI) saluted 227 area employers during October Disability Employment Awareness Month. Businesses ...

November 21st, 2019 |  


Focus on safety when you buy holiday toys

Focus on safety when you buy holiday toys

RICHLAND COUNTY — Christmas is a time especially for children and for children this means toys. Each year more than 3 billion toys and games are...

November 21st, 2019 |  


Pie auction, craft show this weekend will benefit Galion students

Pie auction, craft show this weekend will benefit Galion students

GALION — Next week is the start of the winter sports season for Galion High School athletes. And next weekend is a big-fundraising weekend for Ga...

November 20th, 2019 updated: November 20th, 2019. |  


Galion Historical Society Christmas Open House is Dec. 7

Galion Historical Society Christmas Open House is Dec. 7

GALION — Visit Brownella Cottage & Museum Saturday, Dec. 7, for the Galion Historical Society’s annual Christmas Open House from 1-4 p...

November 20th, 2019 |  


OPINION


Opinion column: Part D changes would cripple medical progress

Opinion column: Part D changes would cripple medical progress

Americans are worried about drug prices.To address these concerns, lawmakers in both the Democratic House and the Republican Senate have introduced me...

November 17th, 2019 |  


Opinion column: The stethoscope is not just a prop

Opinion column: The stethoscope is not just a prop

Stock photos of “healthcare workers” who attend patients — physicians are no longer distinguishable — usually feature a stetho...

November 14th, 2019 |  


Opinion column: Injured veterans offer beacon of hope

Opinion column: Injured veterans offer beacon of hope

Veterans Day has traditionally been a time for Americans to pause and thank the men and women who, through many years and too many conflicts, have hel...

November 9th, 2019 |  


Opinion column: An international fix to health care in rural America

Opinion column: An international fix to health care in rural America

Imagine going into cardiac arrest and the closest emergency room is more than 30 miles away. Or suppose your child is struggling with depression, but ...

November 7th, 2019 |  


Opinion column: The case against drug re-importation

Opinion column: The case against drug re-importation

Is government-facilitated re-importation of prescription medicines from Canada — a policy now supported by politicians as diverse as President D...

November 6th, 2019 |  


Colonel Crawford has annual Halloween party for kids; prizewinners announced

Colonel Crawford has annual Halloween party for kids; prizewinners announced

NORTH ROBINSON — The Colonel Crawford Lions Club held its annual Halloween Party for area children on October 31st. Co-hosts and helpers include...

November 5th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


Pie auction, craft show this weekend will benefit Galion students

Pie auction, craft show this weekend will benefit Galion students

GALION — Next week is the start of the winter sports season for Galion High School athletes. And next weekend is a big-fundraising weekend for Ga...

November 20th, 2019 updated: November 20th, 2019. |  


Come Home to Galion celebration is Dec. 7

Come Home to Galion celebration is Dec. 7

GALION — Rain, rain stay away! That’s not the motto of next month’s Come Home to Galion celebration in Historic Uptowne Galion, but it is the...

November 20th, 2019 updated: November 20th, 2019. |  


Thanksgiving travel will be a headache

Thanksgiving travel will be a headache

COLUMBUS — For the fourth year in a row, AAA predicts the highest Thanksgiving travel numbers since 2005, with 55.3 million Americans, including...

November 20th, 2019 |  


Galion-area news briefs

Galion-area news briefs

Free Thanksgiving meal delivered to your homeGALION —Will you be alone or unable to cook or go out on Thanksgiving Day? Volunteers at Galion Gra...

November 20th, 2019 |  


Northmor students learn car-care basics from Galion auto-technician

Northmor students learn car-care basics from Galion auto-technician

GALION — Northmor JOG students learned in October that your vehicle will take you where you need to go every day, but it needs more than just a full...

November 19th, 2019 updated: November 20th, 2019. |  


Ohio Senate passes bill creating workforce education partnership program

Ohio Senate passes bill creating workforce education partnership program

COLUMBUS — Senate President Larry Obhof (R-Medina) has announced the passage of Senate Bill 181, legislation which will create a workforce-educa...

November 17th, 2019 |  


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