Galion Inquirer- RSS news Feed http://galioninquirer.com/section/news http://galioninquirer.com/section/news Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:42:06 EST 1800 Galion City Schools to hold parent-teacher conferences http://galioninquirer.com/news/announcements-news_education/150366389/Galion-City-Schools-to-hold-parent-teacher-conferences The Galion City Schools will hold fall parent-teacher conferences Nov. 6 and Nov. 13. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:31:02 EST Pet of the Week http://galioninquirer.com/news/pets/150366020/Pet-of-the-Week Bones is a 1-1/2 year old, female, Spaniel mix. She has a unique look. Bones has light blue eyes and a round face. She will sit and is social. Bones was picked up by the dog warden and never claimed. Bones is adoptable at The Humane Society serving... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:04:04 EST Richland Public Health receives award from Ohio State http://galioninquirer.com/news/health/150314843/Richland-Public-Health-receives-award-from-Ohio-State COLUMBUS, Ohio – Richland Public Health received an award from The Ohio State University for its role in stopping the measles outbreak this summer. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:41:05 EST Don’t forget to turn your clocks back this weekend http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150358653/Dont-forget-to-turn-your-clocks-back-this-weekend Don't forget to 'fall back' Saturday night! Daylight Savings Time ends at 2:00 am on Sunday, November 2, so turn your clocks back an hour before you go to bed. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:33:09 EST Galion resident takes part in “The Nerd’ http://galioninquirer.com/news/home_top-news/150357901/Galion-resident-takes-part-in-The-Nerd Dodie Conkel may be new to acting, but she's enjoying it immensely. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:17:02 EST More jobs available in county http://galioninquirer.com/news/business-home_top-news/150360290/More-jobs-available-in-county BUCYRUS — A good indicator of a growing economy is a lower unemployment rate. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:08:06 EST New state fire and explosion investigation bureau chief named http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150360529/New-state-fire-and-explosion-investigation-bureau-chief-named State Fire Marshal Larry Flowers announces Josh Hobbs, of Waverly, as the new Chief of the Fire and Explosion Investigation Bureau (FEIB). The FEIB investigates fires and explosions throughout the state to determine the cause and origin of the... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:53:07 EST GBL donates calculators for 23rd year http://galioninquirer.com/news/news_education/150359413/GBL-donates-calculators-for-23rd-year Sixth graders at Galion Middle School received calculators from Galion Building & Loan Bank recently.Jody Fraley, teller supervisor and education coordinator, and Betsy Beaudet, marketing director, presented the calculators. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:06:04 EST Cleveland enlists help to keep its traffic cameras http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150357831/Cleveland-enlists-help-to-keep-its-traffic-cameras CLEVELAND - Officials are enlisting the help of a popular mayor, governor and longtime U.S. senator George Voinovich to help defeat a ballot issue that would outlaw the use of speed and red-light cameras in the city. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:28:06 EST Heating assistance program announced http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150357791/Heating-assistance-program-announced Ohio Heartland Community Action Commission is announcing the 2014-2015 Winter Crisis Program (WCP). Thu, 30 Oct 2014 06:21:10 EST No quarantine for Wright-Patt crew that flew to Africa http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150357823/No-quarantine-for-Wright-Patt-crew-that-flew-to-Africa A Wright-Patterson-based C-17 jet crew that flew to Monrovia, Liberia, to drop off cargo this month has not been impacted by a 21-day “controlled monitoring regimen” the Department of Defense ordered as of Wednesday, a wing spokesperson... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 06:09:08 EST Group plans town hall meeting on electric rates http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150357796/Group-plans-town-hall-meeting-on-electric-rates Citizens for Galion is sponsoring a town hall meeting 6:30 p.m. Nov. 11 at the Galion Public Library Community Room.The meeting is designed to discuss Prairie State, city electric rate issues and the power cost adjustment. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 05:23:04 EST Wayside Christian School honor roll http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150357763/Wayside-Christian-School-honor-roll Grade K5Luke Christman *Addison DishonJaden Lantz *Emmerson NaumanJosie Smith *Gretchen Schoch *Daina Tate *Grade 1 Thu, 30 Oct 2014 04:45:04 EST Professor uses political memorabilia collection to teach history http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150355891/Professor-uses-political-memorabilia-collection-to-teach-history Ubiquitous campaign buttons from the legendary 1960 presidential race between John F. Kennedy and Richard Nixon are monetarily worth little, but are priceless to Jim Taylor, adjunct history and social studies professor for The University of... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 20:10:08 EST Crestline sponsors Eye Candy Property of the Year http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150347315/Crestline-sponsors-Eye-Candy-Property-of-the-Year Crestline is looking to spotlight well-kept homes in the area.The village is sponsoring the Eye Candy Property of the Year and voting ends Friday. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:47:03 EST Powell completes Air National Guard training http://galioninquirer.com/news/announcements-news_education/150347217/Powell-completes-Air-National-Guard-training U.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Molly E. Powell graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:34:07 EST Moore opens insurance office http://galioninquirer.com/news/business-localnews1/150345816/Moore-opens-insurance-office Lifelong Galion resident Lee Moore opened an insurance office earlier this month. He is a licensed agent with American Family Insurance for auto, home, business and life insurance. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:24:03 EST American History Study Club to meet Nov. 3 http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150346957/American-History-Study-Club-to-meet-Nov.-3 Mansfield North Central Ohio Tea Party Association will hold an American History Study Club meeting 7-9 p.m. Nov. 3 at the Ohio Highway Patrol Post meeting room, 2221 South Main St., Mansfield. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:19:11 EST University of Findlay and Sodexo set goal of 56,000 pounds for can food drive http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150346906/University-of-Findlay-and-Sodexo-set-goal-of-56000-pounds-for-can-food-drive Imagine more than 200,000 pounds of food being donated and the impact that has on a community. Over the past eight years, The University of Findlay, with its dining service, Sodexo, has collected 204,098 pounds of food from students, faculty, staff... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:16:06 EST Cedar Point rebuilding major hotel http://galioninquirer.com/news/news/150346801/Cedar-Point-rebuilding-major-hotel Construction crews began demolition today of a major portion of Cedar Point's Hotel Breakers. This historic section of the hotel is being torn down to make way for a grand new entrance portal as a part of the two-year renovation project at the... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:10:08 EST