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 |  


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 |  


Reflections: Cardington celebrates 180th anniversary

Reflections: Cardington celebrates 180th anniversary

Reading and rereading the 1880 Morrow County history book I find something new each time I peruse it. I discovered that Cardington is 180 years old th...

September 19th, 2016 |