General Electric held an auction today at its Galion location, 1376 State Route 598 (the former PECO II plant). More than 1,000 items inside the plant were up for grabs, some of which were marked as “contents of the room.”Larger items included an overhead crane, fork lifts, a hydraulic car lift and a Ford F-250. Also available were rows and rows of work benches and desks, shelving units and file cabinets. Smaller items included office supplies, various tools and equipment and pallet jacks.Charleston Auctions & Liquidations, based in Fort Wayne, Ind., served as the auctioneer.
There was a one vehicle accident on March 6 around 9:30 a.m. A north bound driver struck a utility pole on the west side of Portland Way South, at the intersection with Henry Street (across from Victory Lanes). Galion Police and Fire departments responded and traffic was reduced to one lane while the scene was processed. The vehicle had to be towed.
(Washington, D.C.) –Republican Senators today introduced legislation that extends unemployment insurance benefits for five months and reforms the current program without adding to the national debt. Senators Dean Heller (R-NV), Susan Collins (R-ME), Rob Portman (R-OH), Dan Coats (R-IN), Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), Kelly Ayotte (R-NH), and Mark Kirk (R-IL) formulated the proposal.
All-North Central Conference First TeamName School Grade1. Macey Sheerer,Bucyrus,122. Taylor Graboski,Upper Sandusky,12...
United Way of Crawford County just finished its 2013 fund raising campaign. It surpassed its $300,000 goal by 0.4 percent (an exact dollar amount will not be available until later in the month).Executive Director Amber Wertman said the final tally was a big relief. “I want to emphasize it took everyone in the county to make this campaign a success, through both their donations and their time,” she said.Donations came from individuals, local businesses and thr...
Ready for the weather to warm up so you can enjoy the great outdoors?The Crawford Park District just released its spring newsletter. It contains news from the organization, as well as upcoming events happening this spring.Ohio Division of Natural Resources will conduct a controlled burn at Daughmer Prairie Savannah, located south of Bucyrus. As explained in the newsletter, fire is essential to maintaining the prairie habitat by controlling woody plants.
Some carb choices better than othersI recently had a physical, and the results of my blood sugar test were a little high. Since then, I started examining carbohydrate amounts on Nutrition Facts labels, and am surprised at how many carbs are in one of my favorite foods, black beans. Can I fit black beans into a lower-carb diet?
CRESTLINE—Holy Redeemer Independent Old Catholic Church located at 307 North Thoman Street in Crestline officially opens its doors as the community’s newest worship facility on Palm Sunday, April 13, 2014. The historic church was originally known for over a century as the First English Lutheran Church and was purchased by the Columbus Community of Charity Independent Old Catholic Church in 2011 to serve as its future headquarters. The church complex is currently under complete ren...
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