Morrow County Sentinel- RSS NEWS Feed Tue, 21 Oct 2014 22:55:42 EST 1800 Ebola response team urges calm, preparedness On Monday, members of the newly formed Richland County Ebola Preparedness Response Team met with members of the press to provide an update in their progress. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:47:14 EST Weekly Market Report Producers Livestock Bucyrus (419) 562-2751 10-16-14Total Headage: 846Total Hogs 178Total Cattle 516Total Sheep/Lambs 152Goats —- Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:01:05 EST Ohio continues Ebola monitoring after nurse’s trip COLUMBUS — The state is continuing to monitor residents who may have had contact with a Texas nurse diagnosed with the Ebola virus after returning home following a trip to northeastern Ohio. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 06:07:20 EST School Choice Ohio launches School Voucher Eligibility tool School Choice Ohio is proud to announce the launch of its School Voucher Eligibility Tool. Now, for the first time, Ohio families can have a solid indication of their child's scholarship eligibility with just a few clicks of a... Tue, 21 Oct 2014 04:01:05 EST Big Walnut Joint Fire District to host annual Fire Prevention Open House The Big Walnut Joint Fire District will be holding their annual Fire Prevention Open House on Sunday, October 26th from 4 pm until 8 pm located at 4600 SR 229 Marengo, Ohio 43334. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:01:05 EST MTC to offer film screening Wednesday during Domestic Violence Awareness Month In observance of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, there will be a free, public screening of the HBO documentary, “Private Violence”. This event is co-sponsored by Marion Technical College and Turning Point, the local domestic violence... Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:27:02 EST Mt. Gilead Police calls Oct 9 - 15 10/9/2014 Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:57:01 EST Crossroads Church plans Fall party Crossroads Church of the Nazarene, Fulton is having a Chili Cook Off and Fall Party October 24 from 6-9 pm.Location is Crossroads Church of the Nazarene-Fulton2948 State Route 61 Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:47:03 EST Gilead Christian’s FFA places in soil judging contest Members of the Gilead Christian FFA qualified for the State soil judging contest. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:01:13 EST Daughters of Union Vets meet The Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War, Tent 91 Galion, met for its regular meeting Tuesday, October 7, 2014, at the home of Lois Rinehart. President, Cathy Brown, was in charge. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:01:12 EST Red Cross issues annual awards Volunteers with the Morrow County Chapter of the American Red Cross were recognized and honored during the program held September 29, 2014 at the Marengo United Methodist Church. The American Red Cross is celebrating 97 years of service this... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 20:08:07 EST BBB Warns about Ebola scams and schemes Arlington, VA (October 17, 2014) – Better Business Bureau is warning consumers about a variety of Ebola-related scams and problematic fundraisers that have emerged recently. BBB Wise Giving Alliance is working with BBB Serving Dallas and... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 18:01:02 EST Marion Technical College host Program Preview event October 17, 2014 — Marion, Ohio — Marion Technical College (MTC) is holding a Program Preview on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 from 5:30-7:30pm to showcase the facilities, the programs offered, and the hands-on instruction that students... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 15:31:07 EST Northmor’s Christmas in the Country coming Nov. 1 The annual “Christmas in the Country Craft Show” will be held at Northmor Elementary School on Saturday, November 1, 2014.The show, which runs from 9 am to 3 pm, is organized by the Northmor PTO. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 14:01:06 EST OCBC to celebrate 5th anniversary Oct. 25 The public is welcome to attend an open house and benefit concert celebrating the fifth anniversary of Ohio Central Bible College Saturday evening, Oct. 25 from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. at the historic Iberia Presbyterian Church. Performing will be pianists... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 11:01:07 EST Study examines role of wildlife in transmitting foodborne disease WOOSTER— An analysis of studies examining the role wildlife play in the transmission of foodborne illness and antimicrobial resistance in the food chain offers a broad picture of what's known on the topic and identifies gaps in current... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 09:02:06 EST Study: Most farmers willing to take more steps to improve water quality COLUMBUS – Most farmers in the Maumee River watershed that drains into Lake Erie are willing to take at least one additional action to reduce nutrient loss on their farm if they feel like the action will both benefit their farms as well as water... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 08:45:13 EST BBB issues warning on door to door magazine sales scam Better Business Bureau is warning Central Ohio residents of a company peddling magazine sales door to door. The organization, Fresh Start, claims to help convicted felons get back into the job force or earn points toward college by selling magazines... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 08:35:13 EST Pheasant releases provide additional hunting opportunities in Ohio Hunters have the opportunity to pursue ring-necked pheasants this fall at many wildlife areas across Ohio. More than 15,000 ring-necked pheasants will be released at 27 Ohio public hunting areas to provide additional hunting... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 08:05:16 EST 2 in region under close Ebola watch AKRON — Two Putnam County residents are among those being closely watched by Ohio health officials because they had close contact with a Texas nurse who is being treated for Ebola. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 07:34:15 EST