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Ice cream tasting will benefit Crawford Works program
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Galion and Bucyrus Police reports-March 27
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Galion High School honor roll students
Don Barrick: A good coach, a better man!

Don Barrick: A good coach, a better man!

Don Barrick was a tough act to follow. If you knew Don, you’ll understand that statement. If you never had the privilege to know Don Barrick, ...

March 25th, 2017 updated: March 25th, 2017. |  


Lady Tigers look to surprise in high school softball

Lady Tigers look to surprise in high school softball

GALION — Doug Hunt, head softball coach for the Galion Lady Tigers, prefers the element of surprise. Hunt, now entering his second season as the ...

March 25th, 2017 updated: March 25th, 2017. |  


Crawford County Municipal Court convictions-March 22

Crawford County Municipal Court convictions-March 22

Belinda S. Warren, 43, Chatfield, driving under suspension, fined $145 with all suspended, sentenced to 30 days in jail with all suspended; driving un...

March 25th, 2017 updated: March 22nd, 2017. |  


Northmor Local School District to begin accepting open enrollment applications in April

Northmor Local School District to begin accepting open enrollment applications in April

The administration and guidance departments of the Northmor Local School District are currently making available student application forms for open en...

March 25th, 2017 updated: March 25th, 2017. |  


Depot pavilion project on track; grand opening planned May 20

Depot pavilion project on track; grand opening planned May 20

GALION — The Galion depot pavilion project continues to make headway thanks to a mild winter. Since a ground-breaking ceremony held Dec. 3, the Gali...

March 24th, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


Galion’s Abby Barre headed to Shawnee State to golf

Galion’s Abby Barre headed to Shawnee State to golf

GALION — On March 23, senior Abby Barre signed her letter of intent to attend Shawnee State University in Portsmouth, Ohio, and to join the school...

March 24th, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


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Tigers hope to continue boys tennis upswing
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Lady Tigers take two from Bucyrus on opening day
Northmor softball success expected

Northmor softball success expected

GALION — Head coach of the Northmor Lady Golden Knights softball team, Russ Montgomery, is a busy man. Montgomery, fresh off of a bowling season ...

March 26th, 2017 updated: March 26th, 2017. |  


Galion High School track teams expect success

Galion High School track teams expect success

GALION — The Galion Tigers track and field teams have seen a great deal of success since head coach Todd Roston took over the helm. Roston, now ente...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Don Barrick: A good coach, a better man!

Don Barrick: A good coach, a better man!

Don Barrick was a tough act to follow. If you knew Don, you’ll understand that statement. If you never had the privilege to know Don Barrick, ...

March 25th, 2017 updated: March 25th, 2017. |  


Lady Tigers look to surprise in high school softball

Lady Tigers look to surprise in high school softball

GALION — Doug Hunt, head softball coach for the Galion Lady Tigers, prefers the element of surprise. Hunt, now entering his second season as the ...

March 25th, 2017 updated: March 25th, 2017. |  


Galion’s Abby Barre headed to Shawnee State to golf

Galion’s Abby Barre headed to Shawnee State to golf

GALION — On March 23, senior Abby Barre signed her letter of intent to attend Shawnee State University in Portsmouth, Ohio, and to join the school...

March 24th, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


Galion Gridiron Club fundraiser April 1

Galion Gridiron Club fundraiser April 1

GALION — On Saturday, April 1 the Galion Gridiron Club will be holding a fundraising event at the St. Joe’s Activity Center, located at 115 North ...

March 24th, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


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9:01 am
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Ice cream tasting will benefit Crawford Works program
Galion and Bucyrus Police reports-March 27

Galion and Bucyrus Police reports-March 27

Galion Police March 24 4:46 a.m.-A Cherry Street resident reported windows broken in their vehicle. 7:24 a.m.-A report of marijuana found in ...

March 27th, 2017 updated: March 27th, 2017. |  


Galion High School honor roll students

Galion High School honor roll students

GALION HIGH SCHOOL Principal’s Roll – All A’s 9th Grade – Douglas Harvey, Aaron Kelly, Alison Longwell, Ceyanna Mohr, Kiana Moulton, Pai...

March 26th, 2017 updated: March 26th, 2017. |  


Galion Middle School honor roll students

Galion Middle School honor roll students

GALION MIDDLE SCHOOL 6th Grade All A Honor Roll — Kaya Capretta, Gavyn Crockett, Adam Geiger, Amanda Harvey, Taylor Henry, Hayden Kaple, Madison ...

March 26th, 2017 updated: March 26th, 2017. |  


Crawford County Municipal Court convictions-March 22

Crawford County Municipal Court convictions-March 22

Belinda S. Warren, 43, Chatfield, driving under suspension, fined $145 with all suspended, sentenced to 30 days in jail with all suspended; driving un...

March 25th, 2017 updated: March 22nd, 2017. |  


Depot pavilion project on track; grand opening planned May 20

Depot pavilion project on track; grand opening planned May 20

GALION — The Galion depot pavilion project continues to make headway thanks to a mild winter. Since a ground-breaking ceremony held Dec. 3, the Gali...

March 24th, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


Topia Boutique moving to Galion’s square

Topia Boutique moving to Galion’s square

GALION — Sisters Amanda Wiggins and Melissa Cornwell are on the move. In less than a year, their downtown Galion business has outgrown its curren...

March 24th, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


OPINION


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Don Barrick: A good coach, a better man!
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Russ Kent: Good and bad, all actions have consequences
Thanks to Crestline library’s reading program participants

Thanks to Crestline library’s reading program participants

Thanks to Crestline library’s reading program participantsThanks to all who participated in the Crestline Public Library’s Adult Winter Re...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Abortion about bad decisions, not a woman’s right to choose

Abortion about bad decisions, not a woman’s right to choose

Abortion about bad decisions, not a woman’s right to chooseAbortion has never been about a woman’s right to choose.That was a liberal lie ...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Russ Kent: The less bother, the better!

Russ Kent: The less bother, the better!

I’m at the age where my motto is: The less bother, the better.I was thinking about that during a recent haircut.I’d just as soon not have ...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Ken Parrott column: Deer, Turkey Expo in Columbus this weekend

Ken Parrott column: Deer, Turkey Expo in Columbus this weekend

Deer and turkey hunters have the opportunity to attend a pretty neat show this month with a chance to see the latest technology and gadgets in their s...

March 16th, 2017 updated: March 16th, 2017. |  


Guest column: We must connect students with jobs

Guest column: We must connect students with jobs

There are more than 100,000 jobs available in Ohio right now. Yet there are more than 280,000 Ohioans who are out of work. One important reason is ...

March 15th, 2017 updated: March 15th, 2017. |  


Clinger’s Corner: The long and short of it

Clinger’s Corner: The long and short of it

Another week down and what a week it was! This last week marks the completion of all of the winter sports for the area high schools that I try my b...

March 15th, 2017 updated: March 15th, 2017. |  


BUSINESS


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Ice cream tasting will benefit Crawford Works program
Topia Boutique moving to Galion’s square

Topia Boutique moving to Galion’s square

GALION — Sisters Amanda Wiggins and Melissa Cornwell are on the move. In less than a year, their downtown Galion business has outgrown its curren...

March 24th, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


Are you a Civil War buff, re-enactor? Civil War Show at Richland County Fairgrounds

Are you a Civil War buff, re-enactor? Civil War Show at Richland County Fairgrounds

Staff report MANSFIELD — The 40th Ohio Civil War And World War I and World War II Show will be at the Richland County Fairgrounds the first weeke...

March 24th, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Through March 30 STUDENT ARTWORK ON DISPLAY — The Brush & Palette Art Gallery is displaying artwork from Galion City Schools students during ...

March 23rd, 2017 updated: March 23rd, 2017. |  


New program promoting creativity at Fairway-Waycraft

New program promoting creativity at Fairway-Waycraft

BUCYRUS — The walls for creativity have been broken down at Fairway-Waycraft through the implementation of the Creative Abundance program. Adam Z...

March 22nd, 2017 updated: March 22nd, 2017. |  


CRA helps bring $4.3 million in investments, 78 jobs to Galion

GALION -- The City of Galion continues to focus on economic growth in 2017. One tool implemented last year was the Community Reinvestment Area, which ...

March 20th, 2017 updated: March 22nd, 2017. |  


Sunday evening crash causes power outage in part of Galion

Sunday evening crash causes power outage in part of Galion

GALION — A crash on Parson Street Sunday evening caused a power outage in part of the city. According to Galion Police Chief Brian Saterfield, th...

March 20th, 2017 updated: March 22nd, 2017. |  


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