NEWS


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Upcoming road work in Morrow County
Morrow Little Theatre–a chance for area actors to hone their craft

Morrow Little Theatre–a chance for area actors to hone their craft

Morrow County Thespians, actors, and musicians are fortunate to have a stage on which they can bring their performances. That stage, the Morrow Little...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Commissioners approve agreement with Knox Coroner for coroner services

This week Morrow County Commissioners entered into an agreement with Knox County Coroner, Jennifer Ogle, D.O., as the Morrow County Coroner. Ogle will...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Northmor to begin offering new coursework to students

Northmor High School students will have the opportunity to take a variety of new courses next year, thanks to the online course offering through Jeffe...

April 24th, 2017 |  


I-71 crash involving pedestrian results in fatality

I-71 crash involving pedestrian results in fatality

Mount Gilead – Ohio State Highway Patrol is currently investigating a single pedestrian fatality crash. The crash occurred on April 24 at 3:16 a...

April 24th, 2017 updated: April 24th, 2017. |  


Morrow County cattlemen successful in Best of the Buckeye Program at the Ohio Beef Expo

Morrow County cattlemen successful in Best of the Buckeye Program at the Ohio Beef Expo

The Ohio Cattlemen’s Association (OCA) hosted the Best of the Buckeye show at the Ohio Beef Expo during the junior show on Sunday, March 19. The...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Local leader selected for elite award

Local leader selected for elite award

MARION –Dr. Vicky Wood, Marion Technical College’s Vice-President and Chief Academic Officer, has been awarded the prestigious Aspen Presi...

April 21st, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Highland, Northmor win Wednesday baseball match-ups

By Rob [email protected] strong pitching performance by Highland carried them past Cardington by a 6-1 margin on Wednesday.The visit...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Highland girls’ track wins at Worthington Christian Monday

By Rob [email protected] Highland girls’ track team topped Worthington Christian, Fairbanks and Horizon Science in a meet ho...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Highland SB puts up runs in topping Northmor

By Rob [email protected] huge innings propelled the Highland softball team past host Northmor by a 19-7 margin on Monday.Northmor ...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Highland scores late to take win over Northmor in baseball

By Rob [email protected] broke a tie with Northmor in Monday baseball with a two-run fifth inning and didn’t look back ...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Sports Calendar

Wednesday, April 26• Highland at Cardington, baseball and softball, 5:15 p.m.• Northmor at Mount Gilead, baseball and softball, 5:15 p.m.T...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Bullets first at Pickerington

Bullets first at Pickerington

The Mid Ohio Bullets 9-U team competed in the Pickerington Burning Bats tournament April 21-23 and went 5-0 with wins over Pickerington Big Katz, West...

April 24th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


Reflections: Christmas toys then and now

Reflections: Christmas toys then and now

Growing up in the country in the 1940’s, the excitement of the Christmas season began with the arrival of the Wish Book,” an adjective des...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Reflections: Take time to give thanks

Reflections: Take time to give thanks

I love Thanksgiving. When I think of this holiday, two songs come to mind, “Over the River and Through the Woods” and “We Gather Tog...

November 21st, 2016 |  


Reflections: Snippets from early newspapers

Reflections: Snippets from early newspapers

While looking through earlier news stories I find short items that are interesting. I am presenting a few of them this week.From a Sept. 5, 1929 Morro...

November 14th, 2016 |  


Reflections: Gun dedication in Cardington was a joint project with Mount Gilead

Reflections: Gun dedication in Cardington was a joint project with Mount Gilead

I love reading newspapers from past years and I always find something new or an event that I had not known about.I found in an April, 1927 Morrow Coun...

November 7th, 2016 |  


Reflections: Memories of Cardington without paved streets

Reflections: Memories of Cardington without paved streets

Recently, I shared the memories of a Cardington resident, who grew up in Cardington in the 1870-1880’s, that were published in the May 24, 1934 ...

November 1st, 2016 updated: November 1st, 2016. |  


Reflections: Memories of Cardington with no paved streets

Reflections: Memories of Cardington with no paved streets

Election fervor is ongoing until November 8 but looking back to a May, 1934 edition of the Morrow County Sentinel, the same anonymous man who shared h...

October 25th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Letter to the editor: Choose to become an organ donor
Ohio Wildlife Legacy Stamp winner announced

Ohio Wildlife Legacy Stamp winner announced

The photo of a green heron, submitted by wildlife enthusiast Matthew Schmalz of New Albany, was the winner in the annual Ohio Wildlife Legacy Stamp Ph...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Deer and Turkey Expo in Columbus this weekend

Deer and Turkey Expo in Columbus this weekend

Deer and turkey hunters have the opportunity to attend a pretty neat show this month with a chance to see the latest technology and gadgets in their s...

March 13th, 2017 |  


Rainbow trout being released this spring

Rainbow trout being released this spring

More than 100,000 rainbow trout are expected to be released this spring in 64 Ohio public lakes and ponds, creating excellent fishing opportunities fo...

February 27th, 2017 |  


Deer season dates proposed for 2017-18

Deer season dates proposed for 2017-18

Hunters checked 182,169 white-tailed deer throughout Ohio’s 2016-2017 deer season, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. Last y...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Tips on buying a child’s first shotgun

Tips on buying a child’s first shotgun

A few weeks ago, I had a friend ask me for a recommendation on what to purchase for his son’s first shotgun.It took me down memory lane when I w...

January 30th, 2017 |  


Bird and game hunting seasons proposed

Bird and game hunting seasons proposed

The 2017-2018 small game and migratory bird hunting seasons and the trapping seasons were proposed to the Ohio Wildlife Council on Wednesday, Jan. 11,...

January 16th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Unemployment up for North Central Ohio area in April

The year-to-year jobless rate for counties in the North Central Ohio area increased or were stagnant in April.The unemployment rate for Crawford Count...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Shelby Health and Wellness Center opens today

The Shelby Health and Wellness Center will hold its grand opening open house from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. April at its new facility at 31 E. Main St., Shelby.G...

April 25th, 2016 |  


AgCredit announces profit sharing

AgCredit — one of northern Ohio’s largest lenders for farmers, rural homeowners and agribusiness—recently reported net income of $47...

April 18th, 2016 |  


Husted announces all-time record number of business filings for March

Husted announces all-time record number of business filings for March

Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted today announced 10,478 new entities filed to do business in Ohio during March 2016. The previous record was achieve...

April 16th, 2016 |  


In the red: Ohio women demand equal pay

In the red: Ohio women demand equal pay

COLUMBUS - It’s Equal Pay Day, an observance that symbolizes how far into 2016 women have to work to catch up to the wages men earned in 2015.De...

April 14th, 2016 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA