Galion Inquirer- RSS Feed http://galioninquirer.com/ http://galioninquirer.com/ Sat, 23 Aug 2014 09:19:43 EST 1800 Youth coach: Inspiring speech was spontaneous http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/50351171/Youth-coach:-Inspiring-speech-was-spontaneous SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — A youth baseball coach from Rhode Island who has become an Internet sensation for the inspiring speech he made after his team was eliminated from the Little League World Series says the talk was spontaneous and... Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:43:03 EST This Week In Galion’s History http://galioninquirer.com/news/history-opinion_columns/50348882/This-Week-In-Galions-History Galion has a colorful and lengthy past. The events noted in this column are taken from the Galion Inquirer archives from years past. The focus will be items of personal or community interest from 10, 25, 50 and 75 years ago. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:42:04 EST Fun times at the Golden Age Center http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/50379996/-Fun-times-at-the-Golden-Age-Center The Golden Age Center, also known as the Galion Senior Activities Center, hosted an open house on Wednesday, Aug. 20. The Center holds events and activities via their own fundraising with no help from federal, state or city funding. The open house was... Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:40:07 EST News from the Galion Public Library http://galioninquirer.com/news/localnews1/50381065/News-from-the-Galion-Public-Library GIFTS TO THE LIBRARYPresented by the Friends of the Library in memory of Peg Gantzler: “Don't Try to Find Me,” by Holly Brown; “Dear Daughter,” by Elizabeth Little. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:37:03 EST State champion relay team recognized http://galioninquirer.com/news/home_top/50378940/State-champion-relay-team-recognized The young ladies on the 4 x 100 meter relay of the GHS Track and Field team were recognized last night. The athletes earned the Division II state championship title in Columbus in May. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:51:10 EST Bicyclist seriously injured in accident http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/50377917/Bicyclist-seriously-injured-in-accident On Aug. 21 at approximately 5:39 p.m., the Galion Police Department and Galion Fire and EMS responded to a traffic accident involving a bicyclist in the 200 block of Harding Way West. A 13-year-old bicyclist was found to have been struck by a motorist... Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:24:03 EST An Eye on the Tigers http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/50349900/An-Eye-on-the-Tigers GIRLS' VARSITY TENNISWith a 3-2 win against Clear Fork on Thursday, the Lady Orange-and-Blue improved their record to 3-0. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:35:03 EST County parks featured on TrekOhio site http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/50366836/County-parks-featured-on-TrekOhio-site The Crawford Park District meeting began with a picture show and acknowledgment that the website “TrekOhio” has pictures and information of Crawford County's parks. Click... Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:29:06 EST Utility Office hosting Customer Appreciation Days http://galioninquirer.com/news/home_top/50366252/Utility-Office-hosting-Customer-Appreciation-Days Stop by the Galion Utility Office today or tomorrow for your FREE compact fluorescent light bulbs! Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:41:03 EST August Arraignments http://galioninquirer.com/news/blotter/50349770/August-Arraignments The following was received from the office of the Prosecuting Attorney, Crawford County.August 2014 Arraignments – August 18, 2014:14CR 0168 - Randle Battles-Burglary (F2)-PR Bond Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:40:02 EST Age no opponent for some of NFL’s veteran stars http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/50351103/Age-no-opponent-for-some-of-NFLs-veteran-stars NEW YORK (AP) â?” There's something stunning happening on Michael Vick's head. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:19:05 EST Pet of the Week http://galioninquirer.com/news/pets/50363006/Pet-of-the-Week Kashi is a 3 year old, spayed female, Calico. She is front and back declawed. She is really calm and likes to curl up and watch everthing. Kashi needs a good home who can keep her indoors ONLY since she has no claws to defend herself. She is adoptable... Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:08:03 EST Kent State starting center dies at 21 http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/50361193/Kent-State-starting-center-dies-at-21 CLEVELAND (AP) — Kent State football player Jason Bitsko, who was slated to start at center for the Golden Flashes this season, died Wednesday. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:18:01 EST Class of ‘67 honors Bartholomew http://galioninquirer.com/news/community_news/50349155/Class-of-67-honors-Bartholomew On Wednesday, Aug. 6, local members and guests of the Class of '67 held a “gathering of love” at the Pizza Hut in honor of Galion native and fellow classmate, Si Bartholomew. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:07:07 EST Park District to hold hunting lottery http://galioninquirer.com/news/localsports1/50349290/Park-District-to-hold-hunting-lottery The Crawford Park District will be holding their annual hunting orientation and lottery for the 2014-2015 hunting season. Properties that will be available for hunting are the Sandusky Wildlife Area, Sears Woods State Nature Preserve and Carmean Woods... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 10:01:05 EST Galion High School Athletic Passes Available http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/50340340/Galion-High-School-Athletic-Passes-Available The Galion City Schools Athletic Department is offering a variety of Athletic Passes for the 2014 – 2015 school year. These passes offer families and individuals a significant savings off regular ticket prices for both Middle School and High... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:31:04 EST Movie Review: ‘Let’s Be Cops’ http://galioninquirer.com/news/opinion_columns/50341368/Movie-Review:-Lets-Be-Cops This past Sunday, I was getting ready to slog my way through a one-and-a-half-star review of “The Expendables 3,” which I saw Friday night, when I decided to check the weekend box office results to make sure it was really the right film to... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:25:05 EST Lady Tigers open with victory http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/50316102/Lady-Tigers-open-with-victory The Lady Tigers recently opened their tennis season with a 3-2 victory over Mansfield St. Peter. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 17:16:07 EST Timken donation kicks off education center project http://galioninquirer.com/news/home_top/50327336/Timken-donation-kicks-off-education-center-project MANSFIELD — Next year, North Central State College plans to open the Crawford Connection Center in Bucyrus. Thanks to the Timken Foundation, that goal is one step closer. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:36:04 EST TWH Banquet to feature Josh Duggar http://galioninquirer.com/news/health-news/50327484/TWH-Banquet-to-feature-Josh-Duggar Together We Hurt, Together We Heal's 4th annual Fundraiser Banquet is slated for Tuesday, Sept. 9, at Galion's Free Methodist Church, 683 Portland Way North at 6 p.m. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:27:06 EST