Rob Portman: Congress must tackle police officer safety

Earlier this month Ohio experienced a tragic loss, as another police officer was killed in the line of duty. He responded to a call for help and was a...

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


Clinger’s Corner: It’s almost over … for this year

Clinger’s Corner: It’s almost over … for this year

My first sports year here at the paper is almost in the books!I want to first and foremost congratulate all of the area student athletes on their perf...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Column: Shame on all of us!

Column: Shame on all of us!

It is shameful and shocking … the Cincinnati suicide of an eight-year-old boy named Gabriel Taye two days after being assaulted by a classmate i...

May 21st, 2017 |  


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. |  


Column: Skunk tale includes a classic lesson

Column: Skunk tale includes a classic lesson

It’s May? Already? It seems like just a week ago the Kent family was celebrating Thanksgiving. It seems like just a few days ago we were celeb...

May 4th, 2017 updated: May 4th, 2017. |