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Christmas CLUE at Galion’s Brownella Cottage, and more local briefs

Christmas CLUE at Galion’s Brownella Cottage, and more local briefs

Christmas CLUE at Galion’s Brownella Cottage GALION — Bishop Brown and his wife, Ella, invited several friends to their home for an early Chris...

November 30th, 2016 updated: November 30th, 2016. |  


Lions Club announces Peace Poster winners

Lions Club announces Peace Poster winners

NOTH ROBINSON — Local winners of the 2016-17 Lions International Peace Poster Contest were honored at the November Colonel Crawford Lions Club dinne...

November 30th, 2016 updated: November 30th, 2016. |  


$1 million bond set for robbery suspect

$1 million bond set for robbery suspect

BUCYRUS — Bond was set at $1 million for a Bucyrus man accused of aggravated robbery during arraignments in Crawford County Common Pleas Court on Mo...

November 30th, 2016 updated: November 30th, 2016. |  


Longstreth Memorials moving, but staying in Galion

Longstreth Memorials moving, but staying in Galion

GALION — The oldest business in Galion is moving to a new location, within the city limits.The doors to Longstreth Memorials opened Jan. 6, 1868...

November 30th, 2016 updated: November 30th, 2016. |  


Galion performing arts to present “Acting Can Be Murder”

Galion performing arts to present “Acting Can Be Murder”

GALION — The Galion High School Performing Arts department will present its performance of “Acting Can Be Murder,” on Dec. 9, 10 and 11. All per...

November 30th, 2016 updated: November 30th, 2016. |  


Galion officials: drinking water TTHM levels too high, but still safe

Galion officials: drinking water TTHM levels too high, but still safe

GALION -- Galion utility customers will be receiving a notice in their December utility bills regarding city drinking water. Our water system recently...

November 30th, 2016 updated: November 30th, 2016. |  


SPORTS


Fast start propels Cardington girls past Northmor

Fast start propels Cardington girls past Northmor

The Northmor girls’ basketball team struggled to contain Cardington’s height on Thursday, as the Pirates jumped out to a big lead in the f...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Controlled deer hunt will close Sears Woods on Saturday

Controlled deer hunt will close Sears Woods on Saturday

BUCYRUS — The Crawford Park District will close the Sears Woods State Nature Preserve on Saturday, Dec. 4It will be closed for a controlled deer...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Tigers’ swimmers grab victories over Warriors

Tigers’ swimmers grab victories over Warriors

ONTARIO — The high school swimming season began for the Galion Tigers on Tuesday when they traveled to Ontario High School to meet up with the W...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Colonel Crawford swim teams open with wins over Wynford, Upper Sandusky

NORTH ROBINSON — The Colonel Crawford Eagles swim teams took to the pool for their first regular season meet on Monday. The Eagles played host t...

December 1st, 2016 updated: December 1st, 2016. |  


Galion Tigers bowling season keeps on rolling

Galion Tigers bowling season keeps on rolling

GALION — The newly-formed varsity bowling teams for Galion High School have been busy so far this year.Both the boys and girls teams began their...

December 1st, 2016 |  


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LIFE


Lions Club announces Peace Poster winners

Lions Club announces Peace Poster winners

NOTH ROBINSON — Local winners of the 2016-17 Lions International Peace Poster Contest were honored at the November Colonel Crawford Lions Club dinne...

November 30th, 2016 updated: November 30th, 2016. |  


$1 million bond set for robbery suspect

$1 million bond set for robbery suspect

BUCYRUS — Bond was set at $1 million for a Bucyrus man accused of aggravated robbery during arraignments in Crawford County Common Pleas Court on Mo...

November 30th, 2016 updated: November 30th, 2016. |  


Galion performing arts to present “Acting Can Be Murder”

Galion performing arts to present “Acting Can Be Murder”

GALION — The Galion High School Performing Arts department will present its performance of “Acting Can Be Murder,” on Dec. 9, 10 and 11. All per...

November 30th, 2016 updated: November 30th, 2016. |  


Galion Area Church Briefs

COMMUNITY OUTREACH DINNER — St. Paul United Methodist Church, 746 Cherry St., Galion, will have a Community Outreach Dinner on Wednesday, Nov 30...

November 25th, 2016 |  


Dinner is gladly served at Granny’s

Dinner is gladly served at Granny’s

GALION — Many showed up at Granny’s Kitchen in Galion for a Thanksgiving Day meal, free of charge, on Thursday. Eight cheerleaders from Mansfie...

November 25th, 2016 updated: November 30th, 2016. |  


Author takes a look at Ohio’s greatest prep football players

Author takes a look at Ohio’s greatest prep football players

GALION – Two of the greatest football players to put on pads suited up in north central Ohio and are among the featured subjects in a newly released...

November 25th, 2016 updated: November 30th, 2016. |  


OPINION


Russ Kent column: Just bite your tongue!

Russ Kent column: Just bite your tongue!

The sky is blue. A beach on the ocean is my favorite place to vacation. I wish that’s where I lived. Autumn leaves are beautiful, until they f...

November 11th, 2016 updated: November 15th, 2016. |  


Let’s discuss it: Political correctness

Let’s discuss it: Political correctness

Let’s discuss political correctness. Merriam-Webster defines political correctness as: “conforming to a belief that language and practices whic...

November 9th, 2016 updated: November 9th, 2016. |  


Russ Kent: The election is over; the acrimony remains

Russ Kent: The election is over; the acrimony remains

As you read this, the 2016 presidential election is over. I hope as I write this Tuesday morning that were no delays or scandals or terrorist attac...

November 9th, 2016 updated: November 10th, 2016. |  


Deer gun season starts this month

Deer gun season starts this month

Deer hunting is an extremely popular activity for sportsmen statewide, and Ohio’s white-tailed deer continue to provide hunters across the state...

November 8th, 2016 |  


Deer gun season starts this month

Deer gun season starts this month

Deer hunting is an extremely popular activity for sportsmen statewide, and Ohio’s white-tailed deer continue to provide hunters across the state...

November 7th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


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Longstreth Memorials moving, but staying in Galion

Polk Township trustees call ’emergency’ meeting

GALION -- Polk Township trustees will have an 'emergency' meeting' tonight at 8 p.m. to vote on the 2017 budget. The meeting is at Central Garage, 625...

November 21st, 2016 updated: November 21st, 2016. |  


Russ Kent: The election is over; the acrimony remains

Russ Kent: The election is over; the acrimony remains

As you read this, the 2016 presidential election is over. I hope as I write this Tuesday morning that were no delays or scandals or terrorist attac...

November 9th, 2016 updated: November 10th, 2016. |  


Galion area meeting, business briefs

Galion area meeting, business briefs

North End Garden Club meets GALION — The North End Garden Club met at First Lutheran Church with president, Shirley Fearn presiding. A letter ...

November 7th, 2016 updated: November 7th, 2016. |  


Four want to be Crawford County commissioner

Four want to be Crawford County commissioner

BUCYRUS — There are two commissioner races underway in Crawford County for Tuesday’s general election. After serving as a commissioner from 200...

November 5th, 2016 updated: November 5th, 2016. |  


Two vying to become new county recorder

Two vying to become new county recorder

BUCYRUS — Voters across the county will cast their ballots Tuesday to decide who is going to fill the shoes of retiring county recorder Karen Scott....

November 5th, 2016 updated: November 5th, 2016. |  


Reward offered for information on Riverside Drive Thru robbery

Reward offered for information on Riverside Drive Thru robbery

COLUMBUS — The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) and the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) — the trade associatio...

October 28th, 2016 updated: October 28th, 2016. |  


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