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Community Calendar

Community Calendar

May 20 LIBRARY PET SHOW — 10-11 a.m., Galon Public Library is having a pet show for children of all ages, along with their families. Pets of all ...

May 21st, 2017 updated: May 21st, 2017. |  


Galion students celebrate Right to Read Week

Galion students celebrate Right to Read Week

GALION — A recent Right to Read week at Galion Intermediate School included a lot of history. Students and staff focused their efforts May 8-12 o...

May 21st, 2017 updated: May 21st, 2017. |  


Gallery: Big Four Depot Pavilion Celebration: Photos by Erin Miller

Gallery: Big Four Depot Pavilion Celebration: Photos by Erin Miller

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May 20th, 2017 |  


Thank you Northmor, from Ronald McDonald

Thank you Northmor, from Ronald McDonald

Northmor JOG students surprised Wayne Bradley, owner of the Shell Gas Station on St. Rt. 95 and 71 to thank him personally in helping the students rea...

May 20th, 2017 updated: May 20th, 2017. |  


Column: Adventure is closer than you think

Column: Adventure is closer than you think

Look for a special "Ohio Day Trips" magazine insert in the April 24 Galion Inquirer, Morrow County Sentinel and Bellville Star. Everyone knows abou...

May 20th, 2017 updated: May 20th, 2017. |  


Galion students take a timeout for some fun

Galion students take a timeout for some fun

GALION — Each year, the Galion Elementary Parent-Teacher Organization organizes and hosts a Field Day for students in both the Galion Primary and In...

May 20th, 2017 updated: May 20th, 2017. |  


SPORTS


Onward to Lexington for Galion tracksters

Onward to Lexington for Galion tracksters

OAK HARBOR — It was a busy three days for the track squads from Galion High School. After three days of tough competition at the Division II Nor...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Eagles’ boys share district crown, girls runner-up

Eagles’ boys share district crown, girls runner-up

BUCYRUS — With the Division III Northwest District track and field meet now complete, the Colonel Crawford Eagles track teams will now focus on ...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Lady eagles wins district softball

Lady eagles wins district softball

LEXINGTON — It may have taken two days to decide the Division III Lexington District champion, but on Saturday May 20, the Colonel Crawford Lady...

May 22nd, 2017 updated: May 23rd, 2017. |  


Column: Adventure is closer than you think

Column: Adventure is closer than you think

Look for a special "Ohio Day Trips" magazine insert in the April 24 Galion Inquirer, Morrow County Sentinel and Bellville Star. Everyone knows abou...

May 20th, 2017 updated: May 20th, 2017. |  


Gallery: 2017 Galion vs. Crawford district title game; Photos by Don Tudor

Gallery: 2017 Galion vs. Crawford district title game; Photos by Don Tudor

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May 20th, 2017 |  


Crawford relay team earns a district title

Crawford relay team earns a district title

BUCYRUS — The track teams from Colonel Crawford and Crestline High Schools began their postseason marches Thursday at Bucyrus High School.After ...

May 19th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


Area briefs: Bratwurst Festival queen applications available

Area briefs: Bratwurst Festival queen applications available

Goodman having office hours June 2 in New Riegel COLUMBUS— State Representative Wesley A. Goodman (R-Cardington) announced today that he will be ...

May 21st, 2017 updated: May 21st, 2017. |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

May 20 LIBRARY PET SHOW — 10-11 a.m., Galon Public Library is having a pet show for children of all ages, along with their families. Pets of all ...

May 21st, 2017 updated: May 21st, 2017. |  


Galion students celebrate Right to Read Week

Galion students celebrate Right to Read Week

GALION — A recent Right to Read week at Galion Intermediate School included a lot of history. Students and staff focused their efforts May 8-12 o...

May 21st, 2017 updated: May 21st, 2017. |  


Gallery: Big Four Depot Pavilion Celebration: Photos by Erin Miller

Gallery: Big Four Depot Pavilion Celebration: Photos by Erin Miller

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May 20th, 2017 |  


Thank you Northmor, from Ronald McDonald

Thank you Northmor, from Ronald McDonald

Northmor JOG students surprised Wayne Bradley, owner of the Shell Gas Station on St. Rt. 95 and 71 to thank him personally in helping the students rea...

May 20th, 2017 updated: May 20th, 2017. |  


Column: Adventure is closer than you think

Column: Adventure is closer than you think

Look for a special "Ohio Day Trips" magazine insert in the April 24 Galion Inquirer, Morrow County Sentinel and Bellville Star. Everyone knows abou...

May 20th, 2017 updated: May 20th, 2017. |  


OPINION


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Column: Shame on all of us!
Russ Kent: Can Galion become a tourist attraction?

Russ Kent: Can Galion become a tourist attraction?

Galion needs an identity. Crawford County needs an identity. North central Ohio needs an identity. Perhaps more than an identity, we need a v...

May 17th, 2017 updated: May 17th, 2017. |  


Clinger’s Corner: Still enjoying the ride

Clinger’s Corner: Still enjoying the ride

So, here we are folks! I am quickly approaching my 10-month mark here at the Galion Inquirer as the sports reporter. It seems like just yesterday I wa...

May 17th, 2017 |  


Column: Too many leftovers, too few recipes

Column: Too many leftovers, too few recipes

I have nothing against dinner leftovers, nor breakfast, lunch and late-night leftovers. Actually, most of the time I enjoy them, although not neces...

May 10th, 2017 updated: May 10th, 2017. |  


Wild turkey season underway

Wild turkey season underway

Ohio hunters checked 10,280 wild turkeys during the first week of the wild turkey hunting season, April 24-30.New for the 2017 season, the state has b...

May 8th, 2017 |  


Russ Kent column: Seeking reader submissions, full-time reporter

Russ Kent column: Seeking reader submissions, full-time reporter

I enjoy writing. It’s the part of my job I enjoy most. It’s something I’ve not done much in the past 10 years as in was not a priority of my ...

May 6th, 2017 updated: May 5th, 2017. |  


Clinger’s Corner: MLB notes, and wake me when the NBA Finals start

Clinger’s Corner: MLB notes, and wake me when the NBA Finals start

It’s not very often that I get a chance to give you, the reader, two columns in one week. But thanks to rainy weather that led to this rare occas...

May 6th, 2017 updated: May 5th, 2017. |  


BUSINESS


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Column: Adventure is closer than you think
Galion students say thanks for treasurer’s assistance

Galion students say thanks for treasurer’s assistance

GALION — The Galion Intermediate School The fifth-grade classes of Paula Prince and Jon Stinehour at Galion Intermediate School embarked on a journe...

May 19th, 2017 updated: May 19th, 2017. |  


Don’t forget: Just 60 minutes ’til first Third Friday in Galion

Don’t forget: Just 60 minutes ’til first Third Friday in Galion

GALION -- Efforts to get more people to visit and get to know and start to better enjoy Historic Uptowne Galion begin Friday with the first-of-its-kin...

May 19th, 2017 updated: May 19th, 2017. |  


Health department names Clean Plate Award winners

Health department names Clean Plate Award winners

GALION — These 2016 Clean Plate Award recipients were honored by the Galion City Health Department on May 9. All of the winners were recognized and ...

May 19th, 2017 updated: May 19th, 2017. |  


April 2017 Crawford County real estate transactions

April 2017 Crawford County real estate transactions

S. Longstreth LLC to Iron Vault Distillery, LLC, 134 & 134 ½ Harding Way West, Galion, $99,000 Weldon G Shealy & Violet R Shealy to NTL In...

May 17th, 2017 updated: May 17th, 2017. |  


Ohio tourism industry keeps growing

Ohio tourism industry keeps growing

COLUMBUS — TourismOhio this week released 2016 data documenting the seventh consecutive year of sustained growth within the state’s tourism indust...

May 17th, 2017 updated: May 17th, 2017. |  


Friends of the Library book sale resumes 9 a.m. Saturday at Galion Public Library

Friends of the Library book sale resumes 9 a.m. Saturday at Galion Public Library

GALION — The Galion Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale to support Galion Public Library is May 11, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.; May 12, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; ...

May 13th, 2017 updated: May 13th, 2017. |  


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