James Burns column: A love story … and so much more

James Burns column: A love story … and so much more

This is the story of John and Eliza. It is a Civil War love story. It is also a story of war, death, disease, and battle. But most of all, it is a sto...

July 3rd, 2020 |  


Be wary in coming days of hot weather, high humidity

Be wary in coming days of hot weather, high humidity

GALION — Temperatures in the 90s and high humidity are predicted in this area through next week. Area residents are urged to take caution and to...

July 3rd, 2020 |  


Archery program right on target at Crawford Park District

Archery program right on target at Crawford Park District

CRESTLINE — With summer in full swing, programs at the Crawford Park District are taking place, albeit with a few minor changes due to COVID-19....

July 2nd, 2020 updated: July 2nd, 2020. |  



School district upgrades tech plans

School district upgrades tech plans

GALION — Galion City Schools will expand its One-to-One device program beginning with the 2020-21 school year. The plan includesgiving all Galio...

July 1st, 2020 |  


Be safe on Saturday while celebrating Independence Day

Be safe on Saturday while celebrating Independence Day

GALION — Heise Park will be rocking Saturday during Galion’s Independence Day celebration. Scheduled activities include a car show, food trucks, s...

July 1st, 2020 updated: July 1st, 2020. |  


Summer fun on the schedule at Crawford Park District

Summer fun on the schedule at Crawford Park District

Here is a schedule of upcoming events at the Crawford Park District. Because of health restrictions having to do with the COVID-19 pandemic, social di...

July 1st, 2020 |  


Healthy, happy visits to the Crawford County Fair: That’s the goal of the agricultural society board

Healthy, happy visits to the Crawford County Fair: That’s the goal of the agricultural society board

BUCYRUS — Even though there are changes on the horizon for the week of the 2020 Crawford County Fair, the annual fair is still going to happen, and ...

July 1st, 2020 updated: July 2nd, 2020. |  


Gary and Brenda (Smith) Neal celebrating 40th anniversary

Gary and Brenda (Smith) Neal celebrating 40th anniversary

Gary and Brenda (Smith) Neal, of Galion, are celebrating 40 years of marriage. They were married on June 28, 1980 at the Peace Lutheran Church by Past...

June 27th, 2020 |  


Canoes, kayaks, rafts, ziplines, trails and more available in Mohican-Loudonville area

Canoes, kayaks, rafts, ziplines, trails and more available in Mohican-Loudonville area

LOUDONVILLE — In you are in the mood for a little canoeing, or camping, or hiking, or horseback riding, or even a 4,000 feet zip line adventure,...

June 27th, 2020 |  


Opinion column: Grief could have united us

Opinion column: Grief could have united us

As Americans put collective hands to our mouths while watching the death of George Floyd, hot tears filled our eyes and groans escaped our lips.Watchi...

June 27th, 2020 |