Galion Inquirer- RSS NEWS Feed Fri, 21 Nov 2014 21:41:53 EST 1800 This week in Galion’s 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, 21 Nov 2014 14:02:04 EST Trinity Lutheran installs new pastor Trinity Lutheran Church welcomed Anne Pairan as its new permanent pastor.Pairan had served as interim pastor for a year before last month's installation ceremony. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:48:02 EST Holiday vehicle theft report released Car thieves don't take a break for the holidays, according to new data released by the National Insurance Crime Bureau. NICB's 2013 Annual Holiday Vehicle Theft Report analyzes data from the National Crime Information Center (NCIC), which... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:33:06 EST School focuses on communication The Galion school board met on Nov. 20 and heard an update on its new communications program. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:34:01 EST Portman calls for more military aid to Ukraine U.S. Senator Rob Portman (R-Ohio) renewed his calls on Thursday for the United States to stand with Ukraine in the face of the continued Russian encroachment into the country. Portman urged increased military assistance, stating, “Ukraine needs... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:01:07 EST Friends of the Galion Public Library plan “12 Days of Christmas” Friends of the Galion Public Library will be having their annual “12 Days of Christmas” beginning Nov. 24 through Dec. 18. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:49:04 EST Varsity Grille to host fundraiser on Saturday Calling all foodies! On Saturday, Nov. 22 Varsity Grille will be hosting a “Celebrity Chef” fund-raising event for the United Way of Crawford County. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:39:02 EST Chow Line: Is your turkey thawing yet? We are hosting Thanksgiving this year, and I've been worried about having enough space in the refrigerator to thaw the turkey. My husband suggested thawing it in our attached garage. Good idea or bad idea? Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:37:08 EST Seat belts urged for Thanksgiving travelers Crawford County Sheriff's Office is joining in a national effort to reach out to all Thanksgiving travelers with one important message: buckle up. Historically, Thanksgiving is the busiest travel time of the year, putting more people on the... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:08:03 EST Pioneer to hold special meeting Nov. 24 Pioneer Career and Technology Center will hold a special session at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 24 at the school's board room to meet in executive session to discuss the group's search for a superintendent. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 08:53:07 EST “Celebrity Chef” to raise funds for United Way Varsity Grille in Galion will be hosting a “Celebrity Chef” fund raising event on Saturday, Nov. 22, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:26:02 EST 2015 budget reviewed The Galion Finance Committee held a work session on Nov. 19 to review the city's 2015 budget and financial recovery plan. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:16:02 EST Stewart Family Benefit planned for Nov. 29 There will be a benefit fund raiser for the Stewart family on Saturday, Nov. 29, at 1 p.m. It will be held at the Eagles Club, 137 Harding Way East, Galion. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:50:05 EST Arraignments – November 17, 2014 The following was received from the office of the Prosecuting Attorney, Crawford County.Robert Thompson - Theft (5), $750,000 bondKatherine L. Swerlein - Possession of Drugs (F5), plea entered Thu, 20 Nov 2014 10:50:14 EST Crawford health boards to merge The health boards from Crawford County's two health departments agreed to move forward with a merger during a joint meeting at Galion Community Hospital on Nov. 18. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:15:03 EST Three dead in Galion trailer fire A Tuesday evening fire resulted in the deaths of a Galion man and his two young children. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:44:03 EST Pet of the Week Wanda The Fairy is a 1-year-old, female, terrier mix. She has a blue splash on one of her eyes and likes to be with people. Wanda is adoptable at The Humane Society serving Crawford County at 419-562-9149. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:50:09 EST Trevor Clark remembered Family and friends of Trevor Clark gathered in Fulton Cemetery On Sunday November 16 one day before the one year mark of his passing. Trevor passed away last November as the result of a hunting accident. Trevor's mother Stephanie refers to this... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 15:30:14 EST Central Ohio Honors Band Students Gather at MVNU MOUNT VERNON, Ohio—Mount Vernon Nazarene University is proud to host the 2014 Ohio Music Education Association (OMEA) District 10 middle school and high school honors bands for a day of education and performance on Saturday, Dec. 6. The event... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 11:05:14 EST Local club news and notes Galion North End Garden Club Wed, 19 Nov 2014 10:11:06 EST