NEWS


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Art, nature merge in classes with Groovy Plants Ranch

Art, nature merge in classes with Groovy Plants Ranch

Fargo’s historical one room school house is the place to be for art classes this fall.With cooler weather settling in, Liz Hughes, a certified a...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Federal court issues order against Highland in transgender bathroom case

A federal court ordered the Highland Local School District in Ohio to allow an 11-year-old transgender girl to use school restrooms that correspond to...

September 27th, 2016 |  


No Limits Food Pantry looking for donations from community

No Limits Food Pantry will begin collecting gifts, food and monetary donations for the organization’s ‘Holiday Give Away’ in Decembe...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Reflections: Cardington’s centennial celebration

Reflections: Cardington’s centennial celebration

Cardington held a six day celebration in October, 1936, marking its centennial anniversary.Under the guidance of John Kientz, committee chair, a varie...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Fairview United Methodist Church hosting 160th celebration

Fairview United Methodist Church hosting 160th celebration

Fairview United Methodist Church is hosting a 160 years in a frame building celebration on Oct. 29.Service at the church begins at 2 p.m. Fellowship a...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Homecoming festivities to begin at Cardington-Lincoln

Homecoming festivities to begin at Cardington-Lincoln

A parade on Oct. 5 will kick off the 70th Homecoming celebration at Cardington-Lincoln High School.The parade will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the high scho...

September 26th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Cardington’s Yake off to district golf meet

By ROB HAMILTONMCSSports@civitasmedia.comCardington’s Austin Yake earned a trip to the district golf meet in Division III this year.The Pirate s...

September 28th, 2016 updated: September 28th, 2016. |  


DIVISION IRegion 1 - 1. Massillon Jackson (5-0) 13.4, 2. Stow-Munroe Falls (5-0) 12.6, 3. Canton McKinley (4-1) 11.9, 4. Lakewood St. Edward (4-1) 11....

September 28th, 2016 |  


Sports Calendar

Wednesday, Sept. 28• Division II girls’ golf sectionals at Mill Creek Golf Course, Ostrander: Cardington, 10:30 a.m.; Mount Gilead, 10:46 ...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Special Olympian golfers medal

Special Olympian golfers medal

Meadow Links Golf Academy was the site of the 25th annual State Special Olympics Golf Tournament. Morrow County was represented well by the five Unifi...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Highland snares second straight win

Highland jumped out to a huge early lead at Elgin on Friday and wound up winning by a 49-8 margin.The Scots tallied four touchdowns in the opening per...

September 26th, 2016 |  


LIFE


Reflections: It’s Morrow County Fair week

Reflections: It’s Morrow County Fair week

It’s Morrow County Fair week and I love the Morrow County Fair, as I have stated before. In fact, I love all county fairs as I think they are th...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Mount Gilead family’s haunted house to make third annual trick-or-treat appearance

Mount Gilead family’s haunted house to make third annual trick-or-treat appearance

School is back in session, football season is underway, which means Halloween isn’t too far off.The holiday couldn’t come quickly enough f...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Historical perspective: Discovering paw paws with my dad

Historical perspective: Discovering paw paws with my dad

When I was a boy, one September, my Dad asked me if I would like to go hunting squirrels with him. Without hesitation, I could hardly wait.“But,...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Reflections: Movies return to the Cardington Park

Reflections: Movies return to the Cardington Park

The scheduling of a movie in the Cardington American Legion Community Park on Aug. 27, the first such movie in many years, brings fond memories of my ...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Historical perspective from Fulton

Historical perspective from Fulton

My ancestors traveled across the Atlantic in search of good farmland. When they arrived at a place that resembled their birthplace in Wales, they stop...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Reflections: Recalling the octagonal outbuilding at the Cardington School

Reflections: Recalling the octagonal outbuilding at the Cardington School

The octagonal building, known as the Roundhouse, was a familiar sight at the Cardington School (Nichols Street) for many years and is recalled by a dw...

August 15th, 2016 |  


OPINION


Squirrel season opening soon

Squirrel season opening soon

Sept. 1 marks the opener for squirrel season in Ohio and there is no better way to introduce a youngster to hunting. Ohio offers a very liberal and lo...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Historical perspective from Fulton

Historical perspective from Fulton

My ancestors traveled across the Atlantic in search of good farmland. When they arrived at a place that resembled their birthplace in Wales, they stop...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


In the Mount Gilead Board of Education story that appeared in last week’s print edition, we incorrectly identified the pending millage transfer ...

August 9th, 2016 |  


Dove hunting has challenges

Dove hunting has challenges

It is hard to believe with all this hot and dry weather we have been having that hunting season is right around the corner. Before you know it, the ni...

August 8th, 2016 |  


Youth shoot at Cardinal Center this week

Youth shoot at Cardinal Center this week

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources will be partnering with the Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation as they host their National Championship Ju...

July 11th, 2016 |  


Your view

To the Editor:I believe a recent letter to the Editor misrepresented Democrats and gun control.The Democrats’ sit-in was neither “thoughts...

July 5th, 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 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA