NEWS


Whetstone’s “Aktion Club” and “People First” thank Mount Gilead police

Whetstone’s “Aktion Club” and “People First” thank Mount Gilead police

Mount Gilead Police officer, Kenny Underwood was all smiles when Whetstone Aktion Club and People First officers presented him with a huge basket of S...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Cardington Seniors set to meet

Cardington Seniors are meeting at Seniors on Center on Dec. 16 at 12 p.m.The entertainment at the event will be Christmas music. All are invited and c...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Northmor Local School District names honor students

Northmor Local School District names honor students

Golden Knight Status (All 4’s)- John (Jack) Dean, Jaycie Carnell, Ellie Brown, Janey Creswell, Connor Robinson, Violet Wade, Ella Albert, Brenda...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Commissioners approve purchase agreement with County Municipal Court

Commissioners approve purchase agreement with County Municipal Court

Morrow County Commissioners approved an agreement at their Wednesday meeting between the Morrow County Municipal Court and the Commissioners involving...

December 1st, 2016 updated: December 5th, 2016. |  


Cardington-Lincoln Elementary students participate in ‘Operation Shoebox’

Cardington-Lincoln Elementary students participate in ‘Operation Shoebox’

Standing in assembly line fashion, Cardington-Lincoln first grade students packed 105 shoe boxes in the school’s 10th annual Operation Shoe Box ...

December 1st, 2016 |  


New pastor at Gilead Friends Church returns to his roots in leadership role

New pastor at Gilead Friends Church returns to his roots in leadership role

Gilead Friends Church has continually to strengthen its own church and surrounding community by advancing its message of Christian discipleship.And th...

November 30th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Local deer numbers are down

Sports Calendar

Wednesday, Dec. 7• Gilead Christian at Cardington, bowling, 4 p.m.• Marion-Franklin at Mount Gilead, girls’ basketball, 7:30 p.m.Thu...

December 5th, 2016 |  


MG boys open season with win

Mount Gilead was the lone Morrow County boys’ basketball team to open their season with a win, as the Indians defeated host River Valley by a 67...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Highland girls win first two league games

By Rob HamiltonMCSSports@civitasmedia.comHighland’s girls bounced back in league play, as they claimed wins on both Thursday and Saturday.Thursd...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Sports Briefs

Highland wrestling fifth at GranvilleHighland finished fifth at the Granville Invitational on Saturday.In the meet, wrestlers competed in pools and th...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Local deer numbers are down

Local deer numbers are down

Hunters checked 18,776 white-tailed deer on Monday, Nov. 28, the opening day of Ohio’s deer-gun hunting season, according to the Ohio Department...

December 5th, 2016 |  


September games played big role in football columnist

September games played big role in football columnist

COLUMBUS — As they say, you can’t win a national championship in September. But maybe you can win or lose a chance to play for a national ...

December 5th, 2016 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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 |  


Reflections: Election rancor more than a century ago

Reflections: Election rancor more than a century ago

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 17th, 2016 |  


Reflections: A glimpse of life in Cardington in the 1800’s

Reflections: A glimpse of life in Cardington in the 1800’s

Glancing through old newspapers, every once in a while I find something that leaps out and I want to share it with readers. This week it’s an it...

October 10th, 2016 |  


Reflections: Remembering pep rallies and homecoming

Reflections: Remembering pep rallies and homecoming

I wonder if schools still hold pep rallies.I remember during my high school days a Pep Rally would be held on the day of a big game, football or baske...

October 3rd, 2016 |  


OPINION


Pheasants to be released into hunting areas

Pheasants to be released into hunting areas

More than 14,000 ring-necked pheasants will be released at 24 Ohio public hunting areas this fall to provide additional hunting opportunities across t...

October 10th, 2016 |  


There’s still time to experience Oktoberfest in Galion

There’s still time to experience Oktoberfest in Galion

It was just a tad damp (OK, it was wet and a little cool) Thursday in uptown Galion.Still, plenty of folks made their way to the square and beyond to ...

October 1st, 2016 |  


Time to get ready for duck and goose seasons

Time to get ready for duck and goose seasons

Fall is finally here and with it comes my favorite season which is chasing those ducks and geese.The season could be promising with the continental po...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Tree stand safety always is important

Tree stand safety always is important

The other evening I decided to take the pup out to work on some long water retrieves before it got dark. It was one of those evenings where we were se...

September 12th, 2016 |  


Let us all see the value of our work

Let us all see the value of our work

You know you have a job to do, but sometimes there is something standing in your way.To write your column, you feel like you have to have the appropri...

September 5th, 2016 |  


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 |  


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