Galion Inquirer- RSS Feed http://galioninquirer.com/ http://galioninquirer.com/ Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:09:01 EST 1800 Businesses remain optimistic despite road construction http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/50816812/Businesses-remain-optimistic-despite-road-construction Construction for the Portland Way widening project began in mid-May, and drivers and business owners alike have been experiencing its effects ever since. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:53:02 EST Galion Police Calls: Sept. 9 - 18 http://galioninquirer.com/news/blotter/50812601/Galion-Police-Calls:-Sept.-9---18 September 9· 400 block Kroft St. , report of stranger outside house· Hetrick Dr./Fairview Ave., traffic stop, verbal warning issued for speed Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:03:07 EST Colonel Crawford Homecoming game http://galioninquirer.com/news/photo_gallery/50812726/Colonel-Crawford-Homecoming-game Last Friday was the Homecoming game for the Colonel Crawford Eagles. They faced the Bucyrus Redmen, who bested them 29-27. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:57:02 EST Kemp and Baker engaged http://galioninquirer.com/news/engagements/50802426/Kemp-and-Baker-engaged Monte Shane Kemp, son of Russ and Leona Pennington, and Jessica Anne Baker, daughter of Jane Anne Palmer-Baker, have announced their engagement. The bride-to-be is from Galion, but currently lives with her fiancé in Fort Worth,... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:01:05 EST Gary Frankhouse, Jr. to serve as Economic Development Coordinator http://galioninquirer.com/news/business-news/50813358/Gary-Frankhouse-Jr.-to-serve-as-Economic-Development-Coordinator BUCYRUS — The Crawford County Partnership for Education and Economic Development (The Partnership) announced the addition of a new member to its team. Beginning October 1st, Gary Frankhouse, Jr. will serve Crawford County as Economic Development... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:33:04 EST Apron Free Cooking ~ Garden Flatbread http://galioninquirer.com/news/lifestyle-lifestyle-food/50812661/Apron-Free-Cooking-~-Garden-Flatbread Once in a while I get tired of having the same sandwiches with my soup. Since I've been on a bit of a soup trend lately, the sandwiches have also been on the menu. Tonight, I made something a bit different to serve beside the soup. This simple... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:15:05 EST Pioneer to host community, alumni appreciation day http://galioninquirer.com/news/community_news-news_education/50812944/Pioneer-to-host-community-alumni-appreciation-day SHELBY – Pioneer Career and Technology Center is hosting a Community and Alumni Appreciation Day to be held Thursday, October 2nd from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m.. This FREE event will feature a car show, free food, activities for kids, cornhole,... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:07:06 EST Prairie Peddler brings crowds together http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/50812004/Prairie-Peddler-brings-crowds-together Duke and Laurel Wagoner has seen a lot after 27 years of exhibiting at the Prairie Peddler Festival Arts and Crafts Festival in Butler. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 23:46:17 EST 2014 Oktoberfest Art Show a hit http://galioninquirer.com/news/photo_gallery/50805367/2014-Oktoberfest-Art-Show-a-hit The Brush and Palette Art Club held an art show during Oktoberfest. It was staged in the former Heritage Home Goods store, located at 130 Harding Way West, and many people stopped by to check it out. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:11:05 EST Galion Oktoberfest 2014 - Album 1 http://galioninquirer.com/news/photo_gallery/50804639/Galion-Oktoberfest-2014---Album-1 Galion's annual Oktoberfest hit the Uptowne Sept. 25-27. There was no shortage of delicious food, rides and games, and live entertainment. (Inquirer photos/Matt Echelberry) Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:54:02 EST Joint Boards of Health meeting tomorrow http://galioninquirer.com/news/719-news/50803402/Joint-Boards-of-Health-meeting-tomorrow The Galion Board of Health will hold a special meeting on Sept. 30 at 5 p.m. This is a joint meeting with the Crawford County General Health District Board to discuss the future of public health in Crawford County. It will be held in City Council... Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:48:02 EST Two-vehicle crash on SR 598 http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/50797572/Two-vehicle-crash-on-SR-598 Deputies from the Crawford County Sheriff's Office and members of the Jefferson Township Volunteer Fire Department and Galion Fire Department responded to a two-vehicle injury crash on Sept. 28 at 6:58 p.m. The accident occurred on the bridge of... Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:42:07 EST Galion’s unique spinoff of a fair: Oktoberfest http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/50779144/Galions-unique-spinoff-of-a-fair:-Oktoberfest Last week, I discussed five things that seem to be very common with fairs. For the Galion Oktoberfest, though, I noticed a lot of new developments in keeping the crowd interested (mainly in the food). Sat, 27 Sep 2014 10:43:06 EST 10 events to know about today http://galioninquirer.com/news/community_news-news/50781384/10-events-to-know-about-today Connections Weekend Sept. 27 Sat, 27 Sep 2014 08:08:04 EST Tigers lose as Jonathan Alder takes over in second half http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/50788004/Tigers-lose-as-Jonathan-Alder-takes-over-in-second-half In a tale of two halves, Jonathan Alder rolled to a 41-24 victory over the Galion Tigers in the latter's Homecoming game Friday evening at Unckrich Stadium. Fri, 26 Sep 2014 22:48:03 EST Area Prep Roundup http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/50778659/Area-Prep-Roundup TUESDAYVolleyballNorthmor defeated Mount Gilead 3-0 (25-8, 25-9, 25-11)Colonel Crawford beat Seneca East 3-2 (18-25, 25-16, 21-25, 28-26, 15-13) Fri, 26 Sep 2014 18:50:08 EST An Eye on the Tigers http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/50751006/An-Eye-on-the-Tigers BOYS' VARSITY GOLFThe Tigers participated in the Sectional Golf Tournament at Sawmill Creek Resort in Huron on Thursday and finished with a team score of 379, placing 10th out of 12. Fri, 26 Sep 2014 18:50:05 EST Friday truck fire at oil well injures one http://galioninquirer.com/news/home_top/50782457/Friday-truck-fire-at-oil-well-injures-one A truck fire at an oil well off State Route 61 south of Mt. Gilead injured the truck's driver and completely destroyed the vehicle Friday, Sept. 26, 2014. Fri, 26 Sep 2014 17:31:34 EST City traffic expected to be tricky http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/50782475/City-traffic-expected-to-be-tricky With the increased traffic in town for Oktoberfest and Connections Weekend, drivers may be confused on how to navigate the detours caused by the events and ongoing road projects. Fri, 26 Sep 2014 15:29:02 EST Queens of the Court http://galioninquirer.com/news/photo_gallery-sports/50750441/Queens-of-the-Court Donnetta Lester (shown here) has been teaming up with Cassidy Ivy in second doubles for the Lady Tigers this season. (Inquirer photos by Dave Zeuch) Fri, 26 Sep 2014 11:59:02 EST