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 |  


Edison military mom sends care packages to soldiers

Edison military mom sends care packages to soldiers

Rennee Barron made an appeal at the Edison Council meeting Monday to join in her project “Freedom Support” to collect magazines, newspaper...

August 12th, 2016 |  


Summer construction at Pine Lakes part of course’s improvement effort

Summer construction at Pine Lakes part of course’s improvement effort

If you are a golfer in the Morrow County area, chances are you have seen, heard of, or even played at Pine Lakes Golf Course located just outside Moun...

August 12th, 2016 |  


Reflections: When the bridge went down

Reflections: When the bridge went down

I received a phone call last week from a man who had grown up in Cardington and now lives in another county.He wanted to donate some old county newspa...

August 8th, 2016 |  


Reflections: Pests, rodents and other health hazards in my early years

Reflections: Pests, rodents and other health hazards in my early years

A fly got in my house the other day - a rare happenstance because my doors don’t open that often nor are there that many flies here in town.I we...

August 4th, 2016 |  


Reflections: Remembering the Bicentennial

Reflections: Remembering the Bicentennial

Do you remember July, 1976?I enjoy looking at newspapers from the past and when I came upon the news from this month 40 years ago, I decided to share....

July 26th, 2016 |