Reflections: Site of New Year’s Eve

Reflections: Site of New Year’s Eve

I enjoy reading literature concerning the Morrow County people who have contributed to not only their village and county but to areas outsidethe count...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


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 |  


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 |