NEWS


July real estate transactions in Morrow County

Recently approved real estate transactions in Morrow County:July 1Rocky and Pamela Hawk to Joseph and Brandy Baker; 1.701 acres at T.R. 113 and T.R. 1...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Mount Gilead student joins Ohio State study abroad trip to Honduras

Mount Gilead student joins Ohio State study abroad trip to Honduras

Students from the Ohio State University traveled to Choluteca, Honduras in May for a study abroad program that focused on community development.Includ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Morrow County approved marriage licenses

Recently approved marriage licenses in Morrow County:Christian Al Kavoc Bricker, 25, Mount Gilead, Student/Delivery Driver to Autumn Leann Rudd, 21, M...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Mount Gilead Police calls for July

July 2- Assist other unitThe Mount Gilead Plice Department assisted the Morrow County Sheriff’s Office on a traffic accident on West High Street...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Cardington Mayor’s Court July 18 results

The following cases were determined in the July 18 Cardington Mayor’s Court:Alexa N. Boesch, Marengo, speed 25 mph in municipality, driving unde...

July 21st, 2016 |  


SPORTS


2:30 pm |    
Runners at Sweetcorn 5K
IndyCar drivers test at Mid-Ohio

IndyCar drivers test at Mid-Ohio

A number of IndyCar drivers took to the track at Mid-Ohio Thursday as part of a scheduled test day.The event, which was open to the public, featured d...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Hosack wins HOJGA tournament

Mount Gilead’s Zack Hosack took first place in the final Heart of Ohio Junior Golf Association tournament, which was held Monday at Marion Count...

July 20th, 2016 updated: July 20th, 2016. |  


Activities for Mid-Ohio campers during Indy 200 weekend

Honda Racing and the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course invite fans to get festive during The Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio weekend by camping and participating ...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Vintage bikes draw thousands to Mid-Ohio

Vintage bikes draw thousands to Mid-Ohio

LEXINGTON — Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course hosted many activities as part of the Morrow County track’s AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days on July 8-1...

July 19th, 2016 |  


IndyCar test day at Mid-Ohio on July 21

On Thursday, July 21, race fans are invited to attend a Verizon IndyCar Series test day at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. Sixteen drivers from the Verizo...

July 19th, 2016 |  


LIFE


Lori Hunt brings an artist’s touch to her Franklin Township farm

Lori Hunt brings an artist’s touch to her Franklin Township farm

Morrow County Hospital physical therapy assistant, Lori Ann Hunt has an artistic side that few of her co-workers and patients may know. She has a h...

July 8th, 2016 updated: July 8th, 2016. |  


Former Morrow County Sheriff’s Deputy focuses on life after heroic service

Former Morrow County Sheriff’s Deputy focuses on life after heroic service

Following former Morrow County Sheriff’s Deputy Brandon Moore’s long, ardous recovery from wounds he sustained in the line of duty, it bec...

July 7th, 2016 updated: July 7th, 2016. |  


Reflections: Remembering Mrs. Alice E. Van Sickle

Reflections: Remembering Mrs. Alice E. Van Sickle

I have long been fascinated by the career of the late Mrs. Alice E. Van Sickle, a name that is unfamiliar to today’s generations.While growing u...

July 4th, 2016 |  


Former Morrow County Sheriff’s Deputy finds strength through adversity

Former Morrow County Sheriff’s Deputy finds strength through adversity

Often times when someone does an act that is selfless and heroic they are recognized and praised for two, three, maybe even six months.But eventually ...

June 30th, 2016 updated: June 30th, 2016. |  


Doug Brown, professional skateboarder credits Morrow roots for motivational mission

Doug Brown, professional skateboarder credits Morrow roots for motivational mission

Doug Brown does more than just skateboard.Sure, the professional skater turned his childhood passion, which began during the summers he spent visiting...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Reflections: Remembering and honoring Independence Day

Reflections: Remembering and honoring Independence Day

Next to Christmas, I like the Fourth of July as my favorite holiday. The traditional music played that day- “Stars and Stripes Forever,” t...

June 27th, 2016 |  


OPINION


10:27 am |    
A Smokin’ Father’s Day
Knowing Ohio’s livestock tampering laws helps maintain responsible food prodcuation at Ohio’s fairs

Knowing Ohio’s livestock tampering laws helps maintain responsible food prodcuation at Ohio’s fairs

Summer marks the beginning of fair season – a time when thousands of 4-H youth all across the state showcase the animal projects they have spent...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


4 Projects to Breathe New Life into Your Home

4 Projects to Breathe New Life into Your Home

As warmer weather approaches so do opportunities for homeowners to get outside and get to work on the home projects they’ve been dreaming of thr...

June 9th, 2016 |  


Apples bring flavor for the perfect picnic

Apples bring flavor for the perfect picnic

There’s nothing like the perfect picnic or barbecue to slow down and reconnect with friends and family. This season, gather together guests and ...

June 8th, 2016 |  


Safe, Effective Options to Treat Pain

Safe, Effective Options to Treat Pain

America is in the midst of an opioid epidemic. Sales of prescription opioids have nearly quadrupled since 1999. According to the Centers for Disease C...

June 7th, 2016 |  


Create Inviting Outdoor Spaces

Create Inviting Outdoor Spaces

The arrival of milder temperatures means dining al fresco, hosting neighborhood cookouts and enjoying intimate cocktail parties under the stars. When ...

June 2nd, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


Report: People in the Midwest actually appreciate hearing voice and music messages on hold

Report: People in the Midwest actually appreciate hearing voice and music messages on hold

Generic ‘please hold’ messages are perceived as a major irritant for customers, but research has found people in the Midwest actually feel...

April 18th, 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 |  


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 |  


Central Ohio Center for Character Ethics adopted into BBB National Institute for Marketplace Trust

As part of its commitment to trust in the marketplace and ethical business leadership, the BBB Institute for Marketplace Trust (BBB Institute) is laun...

April 10th, 2016 |  


Auto sales up in February for Crawford, Morrow counties

February was a good month for year-to-year used auto sales in Crawford and Morrow counties.There were 321 used vehicles sold in February compared with...

April 1st, 2016 |  


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