Morrow County Sentinel- RSS NEWS Feed http://morrowcountysentinel.com/section/NEWS http://morrowcountysentinel.com/section/NEWS Sun, 21 Dec 2014 23:13:47 EST 1800 Basic Police Academy graduates from COTC http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/news-news_education/150936754/Basic-Police-Academy-graduates-from-COTC Newark — Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) held a recognition ceremony on Tuesday, December 16 at the Knox campus to honor the following graduates of the Basic Police Academy.* The Basic Police Academy prepares students to meet the... Sun, 21 Dec 2014 14:45:02 EST Seven earn American FFA degrees http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/news/150923671/Seven-earn-American-FFA-degrees Seven members of the Cardington FFA Chapter recently earned their American FFA degrees at the 87th annual National FFA convention held in Louisville, Kentucky.The American Degree is the highest degree an FFA member can achieve. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 14:01:04 EST Mt. Gilead Mayor’s Court report http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/news/150962887/Mt.-Gilead-Mayors-Court-report Caleb A. Boquist, 70/45 Speed, Guilty, Case was Waived by Defendant, $95 fine.Eric S. Heydinger, 58/35 Speed, Guilty, Case was Waived by Defendant, $110 fine. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 13:42:02 EST Harmony Twp. meeting rescheduled http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/news/150962474/Harmony-Twp.-meeting-rescheduled The Harmony Township Trustees will meet Monday evening, Dec.22 at 7pm (instead of the Dec.16, which was cancelled). Sun, 21 Dec 2014 11:48:07 EST Resolve to give blood in January for National Blood Donor Month http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/news/150887433/Resolve-to-give-blood-in-January-for-National-Blood-Donor-Month The American Red Cross asks the community to make a resolution to give blood regularly in 2015, beginning with National Blood Donor Month in January. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 11:01:02 EST AAA: 3.8M Ohioans expected to travel for holidays http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/news-news/150961862/AAA:-3.8M-Ohioans-expected-to-travel-for-holidays COLUMBUS — Auto club AAA predicts a record-high number of Ohioans will travel at least 50 miles from home during a 13-day holiday period that begins before Christmas and ends in the new year. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 08:01:03 EST Ohio hospitals to study child injuries under grant http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion/150961859/Ohio-hospitals-to-study-child-injuries-under-grant COLUMBUS — The Ohio Children's Hospital Association is getting a $1 million research grant from the state to study injuries that prompt concerns of possible child abuse. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 07:59:03 EST 8 ways you can fight the flu this winter http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/health-news-news/150961848/8-ways-you-can-fight-the-flu-this-winter The holidays are upon us and I'm sure all of you are looking forward to spending some time with friends and loved ones over the next couple of weeks. The last gift you want to give (and definitely the last one you want to receive) this holiday... Sun, 21 Dec 2014 07:39:03 EST 4 ways to fight winter car care problems http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/lifestyle-news/150961833/4-ways-to-fight-winter-car-care-problems If there's one thing that needs a break over these holidays (other than you!), it's your car. Now's the time for car owners to stop putting off needed maintenance and repairs. Take advantage of free shuttle service or loaner cars to... Sun, 21 Dec 2014 07:16:05 EST The child-enticement law http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/blotter-opinion-opinion_columns/150961828/The-child-enticement-law Here at the Ohio Supreme Court, some cases that we review require us to determine if a law passed by the state legislature is constitutional. So it was with the case involving Jason Romage, who was charged with violating Ohio's child enticement... Sun, 21 Dec 2014 07:12:07 EST Marion Technical College president announces retirement http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/news-news-news_education-news_education/150961803/Marion-Technical-College-president-announces-retirement Longtime president of Marion Technical College, Dr. J. Richard Bryson, has announced his retirement. Bryson came to the College in July 1972 to serve as Vice President for Administration before he was named as the President of Marion Technical College... Sun, 21 Dec 2014 06:49:06 EST Morrow County Retired Teachers hold Christmas Luncheon http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/news/150923557/Morrow-County-Retired-Teachers-hold-Christmas-Luncheon Christmas music, performed by a group of Highland High School instrumentalists, entertained the Morrow County Retired Teachers Association at their Christmas luncheon at Trinity UM Church on December 1st. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 16:23:05 EST Cub Scouts get lesson in flag etiquette http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/news/150923700/Cub-Scouts-get-lesson-in-flag-etiquette When members of Cub Scout Pack 56 met at the Trinity United Methodist Church, Mount Gilead on November 20, their key note speaker was Master/Sgt Steve Hazelwood. The cub scouts performed a flag ceremony and a flag folding ceremony and presented... Sat, 20 Dec 2014 14:31:01 EST Cardington FFA awards Three Star Gold Medal http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/news/150923634/Cardington-FFA-awards-Three-Star-Gold-Medal There are over 7500 FFA chapter across the United States and each of them is involved with events and activities that include their members and community. Each chapter has the chance to submit an application to highlight their events and FFA chapter. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 11:01:05 EST Gleaners makes donations, holiday gifts http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/news/150923796/Gleaners-makes-donations-holiday-gifts Members of Chester Arbor of the Gleaners Fraternal Insurance Society met December 1 at the Morrow County Senior Center and learned about Tai Chi and its simple moves and breathing techniques. These were explained by Sam Wolf from Wolfpak Martial Arts,... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 20:01:03 EST Spay and neuter clinic scheduled http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/news/150922843/Spay-and-neuter-clinic-scheduled On Tuesday, January 6, 2015, Spay & Neuter Abandoned Cats & Kittens, Inc. (SNACK, Inc.) and the Fredericktown Veterinary Clinic, Inc. will hold a low-cost spay/neuter clinic for pet cats, strays, and feral cats at the clinic. The clinic is located at... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:01:02 EST Search for youth ends without incident http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/breaking_news-home_top-news-news/150937789/Search-for-youth-ends-without-incident A Wednesday evening search for a missing youth ended Thursday morning without incident. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:04:07 EST Good health is goal for Community Center Member of the Month http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/news/150804332/Good-health-is-goal-for-Community-Center-Member-of-the-Month Morrow County Community Center (MCCC) December 'Member of the Month' Sarah Barnes finds that “good health and staying healthy” is her best motivation for getting regular exercise. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:01:04 EST What’s new at Perry Cook Library http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/news/150895052/Whats-new-at-Perry-Cook-Library Perry Cook Memorial Library is offering:The new six week session for our “High Impact Exercise Class” begins Wednesday, January 7th at 10:30a.m. The cost is $10.00. Please call or stop in to register. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 20:01:03 EST Mount Gilead celebrates Christmas in the Village http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/news/150896572/Mount-Gilead-celebrates-Christmas-in-the-Village Downtown Mt. Gilead hosted an old fashioned holiday celebration on Friday, Dec. 12. Christmas in the Village was presented by the InterChurch Council and the Mount Gilead Merchant's Association. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 17:01:10 EST