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Coming Wednesday:
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Galion improves in loss to Jonathon Alder
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Hall of Fame dinner, induction set for Oct. 15
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Boys golf team caps regular season with win

Local Library News

Galion Public LibraryGALION — On Thursday, Oct. 6, the Galion Public Library will once again be hosting an Adult Coffee and Coloring Night at Th...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Kaepernick’s protest started something positive

Kaepernick’s protest started something positive

Too much controversy in the world today. Too few solutions. A recent poll by Yahoo reported that San Francisco quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who...

September 22nd, 2016 updated: September 22nd, 2016. |  


Meet the Crawford County Republican Candidates at Oktoberfest

GALION — From 5 to 7 p.m. on Sept. 30, the Republican Candidates will hold an open house during Oktoberfest at the Republican Headquarters on Pu...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Many responsible for Cross Country Festival’s success

Many responsible for Cross Country Festival’s success

GALION — Many parts of the Galion community came together last week to make Galion’s Cross Country Festival a success. More than 4,000 run...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Galion and Bucyrus Police reports-Sept. 22

Galion and Bucyrus Police reports-Sept. 22

Galion PoliceSept. 214:48 a.m.-A report of a breaking and entering at Trackside 30, 100 W. Railroad St., was investigated.4:17 p.m.-A report of a susp...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Galion Historical Society hosting several events

Galion Historical Society hosting several events

GALION — The Galion Historical Society will be hosting several events in the coming weeks beginning with the Paranormal Hunts at Brownella Cottage. ...

September 22nd, 2016 updated: September 22nd, 2016. |  


SPORTS


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Northmor to battle Cardington at homecoming game
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Redmen up next for the Eagles
Galion improves in loss to Jonathon Alder

Galion improves in loss to Jonathon Alder

GALION — The Jonathon Alder Pioneers were in town to lock up with the Galion Tigers on Friday night in Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference Red Division pla...

September 23rd, 2016 updated: September 24th, 2016. |  


Crestline welcomes Danville to town next Friday

Crestline welcomes Danville to town next Friday

CRESTLINE — Up next for the Bulldogs with be a home matchup with the Blue Devils from Danville.The Crestline Bulldogs picked up their third win ...

September 23rd, 2016 updated: September 24th, 2016. |  


Deer season nears: Archery season opens Sept.

Deer season nears: Archery season opens Sept.

COLUMBUS — Hunters will have their first opportunity to pursue white-tailed deer when archery season opens on Sept. 24.According to the Ohio Dep...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Tiger ladies drop last regular season dual

MANSFIELD — Like the boys golf team, the Galion Tigers girls team played its last match of the regular season on Thursday. Coach Mark Barrier an...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Boys golf team caps regular season with win

Boys golf team caps regular season with win

GALION — Senior Brevin Owens played in his final regular season match Thursday for the Galion Tigers boys golf team and coach Bryce Lehman. He carde...

September 23rd, 2016 updated: September 23rd, 2016. |  


Galion girls tennis team gets best of Marion Pleasant

Galion girls tennis team gets best of Marion Pleasant

MARION — The Galion Tigers girls tennis team picked up another Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference Red Division victory, 5-0 against the Marion Pleasan...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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Crawford County Golden Years Hall of Fame is back
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Updated: 1:15 pm. |    
Kaepernick’s protest started something positive
Galion Historical Society hosting several events

Galion Historical Society hosting several events

GALION — The Galion Historical Society will be hosting several events in the coming weeks beginning with the Paranormal Hunts at Brownella Cottage. ...

September 22nd, 2016 updated: September 22nd, 2016. |  


Chamber Music Players plan benefit concert Oct. 9 at OSU-Mansfield

Chamber Music Players plan benefit concert Oct. 9 at OSU-Mansfield

MANSFIELD — The 20th Donald Bernhardt Memorial Chamber Music Concert is Sunday, Oct. 9 at 4 p.m. in the Conard Performance Hall in Riedl Hall at The...

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


Why have you forsaken us?

Why have you forsaken us?

An excellent question; and a question every police officer across this country should be asking our media, our politicians, and each one of us. Becaus...

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


Community Calendar

Sept. 22 CURIOSITY DAY — Come and see what Curious George is doing at Crestline Public Library from 1-4 p.m. Sept. 22. RECYCLING —4 to 7 p...

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


Free Christian concert Sept. 22 at Southside Christian Church

Free Christian concert Sept. 22 at Southside Christian Church

FREE COMMUNITY MEAL — Trinity Lutheran Church, 291 N. Union St., Galion will serve a free community meal from 5-6 p.m. on Sept. 22. All are welc...

September 17th, 2016 |  


November event intended to help drug addicts

November event intended to help drug addicts

BUCYRUS — Robin Pangallo knows first-hand the effects of drug and alcohol addiction on families. Pangallo spent the first years of her life with ...

September 17th, 2016 updated: September 17th, 2016. |  


OPINION


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Kaepernick’s protest started something positive
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Why have you forsaken us?
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Russ Kent: America is losing its middle
Russ Kent: When a community is prideful, it shows

Russ Kent: When a community is prideful, it shows

I spent Monday in Bellville, working out of the office of The Bellville Star. Bellville is a nice community. Clear Fork High School has a history o...

September 14th, 2016 updated: September 14th, 2016. |  


Hey Caiti: What about America?

Hey Caiti: What about America?

A conversation between a young girl and her mother, overheard in a public setting. Girl: Guess what we’re going to study this year? Mother: W...

September 14th, 2016 updated: September 14th, 2016. |  


Tree stand safety always is important

Tree stand safety always is important

The other evening I decided to take the pup out to work on some long water retrieves before it got dark. It was one of those evenings where we were se...

September 12th, 2016 |  


Tea party group meeting tonight; Usama Dakdok is guest speaker

MANSFIELD — The North Central Ohio Tea Party will welome guest speaker Usama Dakdok to a special Monday meeting. Dakdog bills himself as a specia...

September 12th, 2016 updated: September 12th, 2016. |  


Russ Kent: Stop being manipulated by the national media

Russ Kent: Stop being manipulated by the national media

I don’t like being manipulated. I hate phony, self-righteous indignation. Right now, there is a whole lot of both going on. Much of it revo...

September 10th, 2016 updated: September 10th, 2016. |  


What happened to liberty and justice for all?

“Uncle Jim, turn on the TV … a plane just flew into a tall building in New York City.” I soon saw a second plane fly full-speed into another ...

September 10th, 2016 updated: September 10th, 2016. |  


BUSINESS


9:45 pm
Updated: 9:48 pm. |    
Hall of Fame dinner, induction set for Oct. 15
1:48 pm
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Galion’s Barbara Abraham honored for volunteer work
Galion City Schools takes first step toward land purchase

Galion City Schools takes first step toward land purchase

GALION — Galion City Schools has taken the first step toward the possible purchase of more than 17 acres of land adjacent to the current district ca...

September 16th, 2016 updated: September 16th, 2016. |  


Safety Council program deals with active shooter situations

GALION — The Galion Safety Council will meet 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sept. 15 at the Galion Moose Lodge, 520 S. Market St., Galion.The program i...

September 10th, 2016 |  


Manufacturing Recognition Breakfast is Oct. 6

GALION — The 2016 Galion-Crestline Area Chamber of Commerce Manufacturing Recognition Breakfast is Thursday, Oct. 6 at 7:30 a.m. at the Polk Tow...

September 10th, 2016 |  


Galion Cross Country Festival next week

Galion Cross Country Festival next week

GALION — It may be Galion’s best-kept secret. Each year in September, this city’s population basically doubles for a day as cross country run...

September 10th, 2016 updated: September 10th, 2016. |  


Medical marijuana now legal in Ohio

Medical marijuana now legal in Ohio

COLUMBUS — Ohio’s new medical marijuana law went it effect today, which means patients with qualifying medical conditions will receive limited leg...

September 8th, 2016 updated: September 8th, 2016. |  


Galion grad named dean of student services at NCSC

Galion grad named dean of student services at NCSC

MANSFIELD — Thomas Mansperger has accepted the position of Dean of Student Services and Enrollment Management at North Central State College. Ma...

September 8th, 2016 |  


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