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Sunday Fair Highlights

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SENIOR fair activities Sunday, August 31st, 2014—Poet BioFuel Refining DayVeterans’ Day Until 4 P.M.Bobby Maverick, Magician—3 shows today near the Youth Building-3:30, 5:30, 7:30Inflatables Sponsored by Dayspring Wesleyan Church at East side of Youth Building from Noon until Dark8:00 A.M ….Church Services (Youth Building)10:00 A.M….Galen McLeod Church Service (Small Stage)12:30 P.M….Junior Fair Awards/Morrow County School Bands/Veterans Tribute (Grandstand)1:00 P.M…..Paula Barron (Small Stage)2:45 P.M…..Parade (Grandstand)After Parade…..Junior Fair Horse Races (Grandstand)

 

Photos from Saturday’s Fair Tractor and Truck Pull

SENIOR fair activities Sunday, August 31st, 2014—Poet BioFuel Refining DayVeterans’ Day Until 4 P.M.Bobby Maverick, Magician—3 shows today near the Youth Building-3:30, 5:30, 7:30Inflatables Sponsored by Dayspring Wesleyan Church at East side of Youth Building from Noon until Dark8:00 A.M ….Church Services (Youth Building)10:00 A.M….Galen McLeod Church Service (Small Stage)12:30 P....

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Singers can audition for MVNU’s “Messiah”

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio – Mount Vernon Nazarene University’s Choral Union is beginning preparation for MVNU’s annual presentation of Handel’s Messiah, scheduled for Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, at 7 p.m. Community members are invited to sing with students in this traditional performance.Interested singers should provide a reference from a choral director or other qualified musician to Dr. Robert Tocheff either by letter (800 Martinsburg Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050), by...

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Some surprises in new EMS bids

09.10.14 - The bids are in - again - for emergency medical services and 911 dispatching for Morrow County, and there were some surprises this time.

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County to break ground for new dog shelter September 18

The dream of a new dog shelter for Morrow County begins to come to fruition on September 18, 2014.That’s when Morrow County Commissioners will ceremoniously break ground for a new facility that will be located off U.S. 42, west of the Morrow County Correctional Facility.The commissioners made the announcement Monday, though plans have been ‘quietly in the works’ for some time. County property will be utilized and and construction costs will be paid for ...

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Gethsemane building razed for new construction

The Gethsemane Baptist Church building in Marengo is underwent demolition this past Wednesday in preparation for rebuilding the church which was destroyed by fire in early December last year. Plans for the structure will be revealed in an upcoming Sentinel article.Sentinel Photo/Donna Carver

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Northmor overwhelms Worthington Christian

By ROB HAMILTONMCSSports@civitasmedia.comNorthmor did what they had to do to get a win on Friday night.Competing against a Worthington Christian team in its first season of varsity football, the Knights opened up a 40-0 lead in the first half and then cruised to a 55-0 win in a game they dominated from start to finish.On Northmor’s first play from scrimmage, Lane Foster took a handoff and ran 80 yards for a touchdown to give his team a quick 7...

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Fast start propels Indians past Ridgemont

By ROB HAMILTONMCSSports@civitasmedia.comMount Gilead got into the win column with a 47-24 victory over Ridgemont Friday. The Indians scored 22 points in the first quarter and then overcame a second-quarter comeback bid by their Gophers to pull away in the second half for the win.In the first quarter, the Indians got scoring runs of 38 and 22 yards by Joseph Elson and a one-yard dash by Deondre Cook. Elson added a two-point run and Kyle Blanton kicked a pair o...

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Highland, Northmor spikers having strong seasons

By ROB HAMILTONMCSSports@civitasmedia.comHighland competed in the Dublin Scioto tournament on Saturday, going 2-1 on the day as a Division III school competing against DI and DII opponents.They opened with a 25-12, 25-14 win over Pickerington Central. Kam Terry had 11 kills, while Ashton Terrill had five kills and 10 digs and Carley Gahm added 10 assists.They then dropped a 21-25, 23-25 decision to 10-0 Athens. Terry finished with 18 kills, while Br...

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Indians claim pair of golf wins

By ROB HAMILTONMCSSports@civitasmedia.comMount Gilead won a pair of golf matches last week to improve to 4-2 on the season.On Tuesday, the Indians topped Fredericktown 184-191 with Zack Hosack winning medalist honors with a round of 42. Grant Hack scored 43, while Cameron Brown shot 44 and Gavin Graham shot 55. Thursday saw the Indians top Northmor 178-216. Hosack was medalist again, shooting 38 on the day. Hack shot 46, while both Derick Graham and Brown scor...

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Squirrel season has started in Ohio

‪Ohio’s traditional squirrel hunting season began Sept. 1 and is open through Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015. Many hunting opportunities are available for fox, gray, black and red squirrels throughout Ohio. This is an excellent time to take a young person hunting, or scout for the upcoming deer and fall wild turkey hunting seasons. Legal hunting hours for squirrels are 30 minutes before sunrise to sunset daily. Squirrel season is closed during the one-week statewide deer-gun season, Dec....

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Sports Briefs

Sports reporting procedureCoaches of local sports teams in Morrow County are asked to submit results of contests (including statistics) their teams compete in to the Morrow County Sentinel. Results may be submitted in several fashions.Coaches may call the Sentinel at 419-946-3010, extension #1807 or fax them to 419-932-6782. Results also may be emailed to either MCSsports@civitasmedia.com or roberthamilton@civitasmedia.com .Mount Gilea...

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Sports Calendar

Wednesday, Sept. 10• Cardington at Fredericktown, golf, 4 p.m.• Highland at Mount Gilead, golf, 4 p.m.• Northmor at Elgin, golf, 4 p.m.Thursday, Sept. 11• Mount Gilead at Cardington, golf, 4 p.m.• Highland at Centerburg, golf, 4 p.m.• Centerburg at Cardington, volleyball, 4:30 p.m.• East Knox at Highland, volleyball, 5:30 p.m....

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Junior Fair Royalty reigns at fair

A jubilant couple reigned as the 2014 Morrow County Junior Fair King and Queen. Named to the royal position on Tuesday, August 26, were Taylor Clark and Derek Barker.First runner up to the queen was Ellie Logan; second runner up was Alisha Pletcher; third runner up was Samantha Bennett and fourth runner up was Megan Oder.Named king, without any competition, was Derek Barker.

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Water payments, Beggars Night discussed by Cardington Council

Cardington Village council approved an ordinance regarding the village’s policy on returned checks made for payments of water and sewer charges at their meeting on September 2, 2014.Ordinance Number 2014-24 was passed after a fourth reading with an amendment. The amendment approved with this ordinance gives the discretion to the village administrator to determine which check will once again be accepted that is written to pay a water or sewer bill by a customer who had earlier...

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ECO Center celebrates Grand Opening

A new Morrow County Business celebrated its Grand Opening Saturday September 6.The focus of the ECO Center, located at 1757 County Rd. 59, Caledonia, in Morrow County near the Marion County line, is to provide safe, fun, outdoor experiences to the youth of Morrow and surrounding counties, through environmental education and hands-on learning opportunities. It was an idea born from a dream shared by owner Emily Ollervides and her husband Paco.They wanted to offer a space ...

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Edison’s Tomorrow Center shines a light on student potential and community resources

Tomorrow Center students and staff showed lots of enthusiasm as they welcomed parents and families to their Fall Open House and Community Resources Fair on Friday. Students held a bake sale for the Fall Dance and it was an opportunity for parents to meet teachers and talk to other parents.Parent Club member, Rhea Malone said she has had foster children at the Tomorrow Center for several years. She said the school has “come a long way the last 12 years and continues to improve...

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CLHS Pie Auction proceeds will fund equipment

A variety of pies totaling 38, were auctioned when the Cardington-Lincoln High School held its annual Pie Auction to kick off the new football season in mid-August.Auctioned by Wes Wigton, the pies generated a total of $3,930.00 The cheerleaders sold 16 pies and they raised a total of $1,300.Jerry Williams varsity head football coach, said the money raised for the team would purchase new shoulder pads, new helmets, new jerseys and with the Athletic Boosters help, would a...

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