Penalties may get more severe for drivers who use mobiles

Penalties may get more severe for drivers who use mobiles

COLUMBUS — Stiffer penalties proposed for Ohio motorists who use mobile devices while drivingState lawmakers are pushing a new bill aimed at str...

February 20th, 2020 |  


Northmor Elementary School honor rolls

Northmor Elementary School honor rolls

NORTHMOR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Golden Knight Award (All 4’s) Kindergarten: Beckhem Bowie, Danni Cadle, Haleigh Cavanaugh, Kamry Chapman, Hadley Coop...

February 19th, 2020 |  


Sexual health clinic opens in Galion

Sexual health clinic opens in Galion

GALION — A new sexual health clinic opened at the Galion Health Department with a “soft” opening in July, but now the facility is up...

February 19th, 2020 |  



Opinion column: Suicide prevention in schools

Opinion column: Suicide prevention in schools

According to Ohio Suicide Prevention Foundation, suicide is now the second-leading cause of death among tweens and teens. Also, young African American...

February 19th, 2020 |  


Next Veterans Banner registration night is Feb. 27 at Historic Grace Church

Next Veterans Banner registration night is Feb. 27 at Historic Grace Church

GALION — The Galion Historical Society is preparing for year three of their Veteran Banner Project in uptown Galion.In 2019, 278 Galion veterans...

February 19th, 2020 |  


Feb. 24 program in Mansfield aimed at those affected by Alzheimer’s

Feb. 24 program in Mansfield aimed at those affected by Alzheimer’s

MANSFIELD — The Richland County Dementia Capable Coalition, under the leadership of the Alzheimer’s Association Northwest Ohio Chapter, will hold ...

February 19th, 2020 updated: February 19th, 2020. |  


Galion area news briefs

Galion area news briefs

Knights of Columbus fish dinners setGALION — The Knights of Columbus in Galion have set the dates for their their Lenten fish dinners. There wil...

February 19th, 2020 |  


Absentee voting begins Wednesday for Ohio’s March 17 primary

Absentee voting begins Wednesday for Ohio’s March 17 primary

CRAWFORD COUNTY — Absentee voting starts Wednesday Feb. 19 for the March 17 presidential primary election. Crawford County registered voters may...

February 19th, 2020 |  


Join the Clear Fork Valley Foundation for an Arctic Blast on Feb. 29

Join the Clear Fork Valley Foundation for an Arctic Blast on Feb. 29

BELLVILLE — Join the Clear Fork Valley Foundation for an Arctic Blast on Saturday, Feb. 29 starting at 7 p.m. at the Legacy on Possum Run. Cost ...

February 18th, 2020 |  


Jackson Well Drilling growth continues

Jackson Well Drilling growth continues

BELLVILLE – An established business long in the Clear Fork valley took another step last Thursday.Jackson Well Services, a well drilling contrac...

February 18th, 2020 |