Galion Inquirer- RSS NEWS Feed Fri, 28 Nov 2014 03:35:40 EST 1800 Galion student to take part in Macy’s parade Jacob Bash is taking his musical talents to the streets of New York City for Thanksgiving. Bash, a senior at Galion High School, will be performing with the Macy's Great American Marching Band for the 88th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day... Thu, 27 Nov 2014 08:19:05 EST ‘Messiah’ coming to Galion Dec. 7 Handel's “Messiah” will be presented by the Galion Community Chorus and Orchestra at 3 p.m. Dec. 7 at First United Church of Christ, 248 Harding Way W.This is the 60th annual performance of the concert. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:07:10 EST Gorman Nature Center to host “Who’s Nest Is That?” Gorman Nature Center will host a walk to discover bird nests 2-4 p.m. Nov. 29.The Gorman Nature Center is located at 2295 Lexington Ave., south of Mansfield.Call 419-884-3764. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:47:06 EST 4 tips to protect your trees from the harsh winter ahead CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – With the “Farmer's Almanac” predicting a major winter, the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) recommends several steps for people in the Midwest to protect their trees from weather stress and... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:41:12 EST Ag Credit partners with NRCS to provide cover crop signs Ag Credit is partnering with the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) to provide metal signs to be placed in cover crop fields funded by NRCS's special Environmental Quality Incentives Programs (EQIP) cover crop project. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:38:11 EST Galion library to host “Bingo for Books” Galion Public Library will host its “Bingo for Books” from 6-7:30 p.m. Dec. 16 in the library's Community Room.Bingo games will be held and prizes will be novels, non-fiction titles and Christmas books. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:39:03 EST Galion City School District helps local community agency Prior to the start of a district-wide in-service Oct. 24, Galion City School District teachers and staff contributed non-perishable items for a food drive to support the Ohio Heartland Community Action Commission. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:31:05 EST Attorney General encourages consumers to know their rights this shopping season COLUMBUS — As shoppers prepare to take advantage of deals around Thanksgiving and into the holiday shopping season, Attorney General Mike DeWine is encouraging Ohioans to remember their consumer rights. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 09:17:12 EST Galion to gain and lose land Galion City Council passed three items of legislation relating to a land annexation, and one item to detach from the city.During its Nov. 25 meeting, Ordinances 2014-98, 99 and 100 all passed as emergencies. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 21:51:02 EST Shumaker ditch to receive drainage help The Shumaker ditch is set to be cleaned out this winter. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:54:04 EST Apron Free Cooking ~ Homemade Cocoa Mix As the weather turns snowy and the holidays approach, hot cocoa becomes a favorite beverage at my house. We like to have a warm cup of chocolatey goodness while we watch movies or recover from shoveling snow. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:47:02 EST Quilt Guild donates to Veterans Services The Morrow County Quilt Guild ladies present a check to the Morrow County veterans service Office. The money came from a quilt that was auctioned at the Cardington American Legion on Veterans Day. Morrow County Quilt Guild ladies left to right; Vickie... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 09:34:09 EST Advice offered on insurance questions from wind and rain damage High winds and heavy rains from the severe storms this week have some Ohioans wondering what is, and isn't, covered by a homeowners insurance policy. Common losses that are typically covered by insurance include damage caused by downed-trees and... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 07:45:12 EST Two possible causes named in deadly Galion fire An initial local and state investigation into a fire which killed a Galion man and his two young children last week has resulted in two possible causes. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:33:07 EST Galion out of free smoke detectors; will order new ones;-will-order-new-ones Galion Fire Chief Phil Jackson said his department gave out about 100 smoke detectors over the past few days to city residents after last week's deaths of a Galion man and his two children. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:27:09 EST Severe thunderstorm alert A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for Crawford County. A strong thunderstorm is producing dangerous hail and high winds, which can cause serious damage.This warning lasts until 10:30 a.m. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:56:03 EST Still time to be part of Come Home Parade This year's Come Home to Galion celebration is Saturday, Dec. 6. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:35:04 EST Cannon retires as Pioneer superintendent SHELBY — The Pioneer Career and Technology Center's Board of Education accepted the retirement resignation of Superintendent Glenna Cannon at the Nov. 17 board meeting. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:57:02 EST Municipal Court records Hearings in the following criminal and/or traffic cases were conducted in Crawford County Municipal Court during the week of November 3, 2014. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 10:47:06 EST CC Lions announce students of the month The Colonel Crawford Student of the Month for October is Clay Martin, a senior, and the son of Todd and Heather Martin. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 10:23:02 EST