Galion City Schools releases reopening plans for new school year

Galion City Schools releases reopening plans for new school year

GALION — The Galion City Schools released its plans for reopening for the 2020-2021 school year on Thursday, July 23. The district’s plan follo...

July 23rd, 2020 updated: July 23rd, 2020. |  


OHSAA releases Return to Play guidelines and sport specific recommendations

OHSAA releases Return to Play guidelines and sport specific recommendations

COLUMBUS — The COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic has presented the OHSAA with a myriad of challenges. the executive director’s office, with su...

July 22nd, 2020 updated: July 22nd, 2020. |  


Galion City Schools responds to state-wide face coverings mandate; District will unveil school-opening plan Thursday

Galion City Schools responds to state-wide face coverings mandate; District will unveil school-opening plan Thursday

GALION — Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine, during a news conference today, has mandated that all Ohio residents are to wear face coverings when outside their h...

July 22nd, 2020 updated: July 22nd, 2020. |  



State football coaches group releases recommendations for 2020 season

State football coaches group releases recommendations for 2020 season

GALION — Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine last week said it will be up to local school district to determine if and when high school sports can start in th...

July 22nd, 2020 |  


Galion’s Lloy D. Skillicorn chosen to lead Ohio Elks district

Galion’s Lloy D. Skillicorn chosen to lead Ohio Elks district

BALTIMORE, Maryland — Thousands of members of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks of the United States of America and guests gathered in...

July 22nd, 2020 |  


Galion man, 2-year-old boy, died Tuesday after two-vehicle crash in Richland County

Galion man, 2-year-old boy, died Tuesday after two-vehicle crash in Richland County

MANSFIELD — A Galion man and a 2-year-old boy died Tuesday afternoon following a two-vehicle crash in Franklin Township in Richland County.Accor...

July 22nd, 2020 updated: July 22nd, 2020. |  


Gas leak update: Electric service restored to homes, Columbia Gas restoring service to homes

Gas leak update: Electric service restored to homes, Columbia Gas restoring service to homes

GALION -- Employees working on the sewer line project on Charles Street reportedly punctured a gas line sometime around 1 p.m. Matt Echelberry. dir...

July 21st, 2020 updated: July 21st, 2020. |  


New technology will help benefit Galion students, others when school starts

New technology will help benefit Galion students, others when school starts

GALION — As schools around Ohio begin to reopen for the 2020-2021 school year, Galion City Schools continue to seek new ways to be proactive with te...

July 21st, 2020 updated: July 21st, 2020. |  


COVID-19 affecting fall sports, extracurriculars

COVID-19 affecting fall sports, extracurriculars

GALION — Fall sports athletes and others are being affected by COVID-19.In recent days, Galion’s youth football and cheerleading leagues, ...

July 21st, 2020 |  


Fairbanks golfer wins HOJGA title at Valley View

Fairbanks golfer wins HOJGA title at Valley View

GALION — Alexander Crowe of Fairbanks displayed true grit Monday in winning his second straight tournament title. He won the Heart of Ohio Junior Go...

July 21st, 2020 updated: July 21st, 2020. |