Galion Inquirer- RSS NEWS Feed http://galioninquirer.com/section/NEWS http://galioninquirer.com/section/NEWS Sat, 20 Dec 2014 22:00:36 EST 1800 City eyes recovery plan http://galioninquirer.com/news/news-politics/150925754/City-eyes-recovery-plan After Galion's Financial Planning and Supervision Commission approved the updated Financial Recovery Plan during its Dec. 17 meeting, there was another discussion on what is left to be done before the city is released from fiscal... Sat, 20 Dec 2014 17:42:02 EST Area briefs http://galioninquirer.com/news/briefs-news/150862405/Area-briefs GALION BOE SELECTS NEW MEMBER - Brian Carson was named to the Galion School Board Thursday night. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 17:41:03 EST 60 words a minute: the loss of tact and civility http://galioninquirer.com/news/news_education-opinion-opinion_columns/150864975/60-words-a-minute:-the-loss-of-tact-and-civility Are our teens learning a new normal in 60 words a minute on social media that does not include tact and civility? Sat, 20 Dec 2014 17:39:02 EST This Week In Galion’s History http://galioninquirer.com/news/history-news/150917604/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. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 17:35:05 EST Galion students visit State Capitol Building http://galioninquirer.com/news/home_top-news-news_education-news_education/150958098/Galion-students-visit-State-Capitol-Building For the first time in 34 years, Galion High School teacher Bill Stepro and his students made a journey to Columbus for an experiential learning opportunity. Mr. Stepro's World History classes had the opportunity to experience the Ohio state... Sat, 20 Dec 2014 17:32:06 EST Morrow County Retired Teachers hold Christmas Luncheon http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150923557/Morrow-County-Retired-Teachers-hold-Christmas-Luncheon Christmas music, performed by a group of Highland High School instrumentalists, entertained the Morrow County Retired Teachers Association at their Christmas luncheon at Trinity UM Church on December 1st. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 16:23:05 EST On the path to success: Higher education center partners looking forward to 2015 http://galioninquirer.com/news/community_news-news-news_education/150959726/On-the-path-to-success:-Higher-education-center-partners-looking-forward-to-2015 BUCYRUS — During this season of giving and gratitude, partners in the higher education center opening in Bucyrus in the fall of 2015 would like to thank contributors, investors and community members for moving this project closer to its... Sat, 20 Dec 2014 15:25:02 EST City Council agenda for Dec. 23 http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150959640/City-Council-agenda-for-Dec.-23 Galion City Council's final meeting of 2014 will be Tuesday, Dec. 23 at 7 p.m. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 14:25:03 EST Search for youth ends without incident http://galioninquirer.com/news/breaking_news-home_top-news-news/150937789/Search-for-youth-ends-without-incident A Wednesday evening search for a missing youth ended Thursday morning without incident. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:04:07 EST Galion Graders coming next summer http://galioninquirer.com/news/home_top-news-sports/150947198/Galion-Graders-coming-next-summer Next summer, Galion will have a team in the Great Lakes Summer Collegiate Baseball League. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:57:02 EST Gas may soon hit below $2 a gallon http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150944966/Gas-may-soon-hit-below-$2-a-gallon Just one year ago, the thought of gas prices under $2 a gallon seemed like an unrealistic Christmas dream.But this dream may soon become a reality thanks to an unprecedented shift in pricing from Saudi Arabia. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09:45:03 EST 2 charged after drug trafficking raid http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150942726/2-charged-after-drug-trafficking-raid Three Marion residents were arrested Thursday at a Galion home after officers reportedly found an extensive drug trafficking operation at the home. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 12:42:03 EST Bucyrus Board of Education approves School Resource Officer program http://galioninquirer.com/news/home_top-news-news_education-news_education/150943542/Bucyrus-Board-of-Education-approves-School-Resource-Officer-program The Bucyrus City School District Board of Education unanimously approved a Memorandum of Understanding with the City of Bucyrus Police Department to reinstate the School Resource Officer program in the district during the board's regular monthly... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 22:20:03 EST Carson named to Galion BOE http://galioninquirer.com/news/home_top-news-news_education-news_education/150943202/Carson-named-to-Galion-BOE Brian Carson was named to the Galion School Board Thursday night.Carson, who has lived in Galion for 18 years and owns an insurance agency in Shelby, said he was looking forward to his new role. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 22:00:02 EST Mount Gilead celebrates Christmas in the Village http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150896572/Mount-Gilead-celebrates-Christmas-in-the-Village Downtown Mt. Gilead hosted an old fashioned holiday celebration on Friday, Dec. 12. Christmas in the Village was presented by the InterChurch Council and the Mount Gilead Merchant's Association. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 17:01:10 EST “Hallways of Learning” take shape at Bucyrus school http://galioninquirer.com/news/home_top-news-news_education-news_education/150939372/Hallways-of-Learning-take-shape-at-Bucyrus-school The first floor entryway at the Bucyrus Elementary School received a makeover this summer thanks to the idea of a small committee to enhance the educational environment inside the building. When visitors come through the main entrance of the building,... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:57:04 EST USDA farm bill meeting set http://galioninquirer.com/news/685-news-news_agricultural/150939293/USDA-farm-bill-meeting-set The Crawford County Farm Service Agency and Crawford OSU Extension invites all area agricultural land owners, farm operators and interested individuals to attend an informational meeting about the new 2014 USDA farm bill programs at 6 p.m. on Dec. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:52:03 EST Galion National Honor Society inducts ten new members http://galioninquirer.com/news/home_top-news-news-news_education-news_education/150916237/Galion-National-Honor-Society-inducts-ten-new-members Galion High School hosted the 2014 National Honor Society Induction Ceremony in the High School cafetorium Dec. 1. Ten students were welcomed in to this prestigious organization during the evening's activities. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:18:06 EST “Polar Express” comes to life for Galion students http://galioninquirer.com/news/home_top-news-news-news_education-news_education/150930316/Polar-Express-comes-to-life-for-Galion-students Many families will take the time to read many Christmas books and watch Christmas movies during the holidays. One timeless classic, “Polar Express,” came to life for kindergarten students at the Galion Primary School Dec. 12. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 07:08:02 EST 7 Christmas gift ideas for the tech lover in your life http://galioninquirer.com/news/community_news-lifestyle-news/150930290/7-Christmas-gift-ideas-for-the-tech-lover-in-your-life If you're overwhelmed by shopping for technology items for the gadget lovers on your holiday list, rest assured that you can still find fun, unique high-tech gifts that won't break the bank. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 06:57:09 EST