Morrow County Sentinel- RSS NEWS Feed http://morrowcountysentinel.com/section/NEWS http://morrowcountysentinel.com/section/NEWS Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:39:02 EST 1800 Take charge of your Facebook account http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/news/151587658/Take-charge-of-your-Facebook-account Having trouble with people posting bullying or nasty conversation on your Facebook page? Fri, 30 Jan 2015 12:41:02 EST YMCA unveils major face lift http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/community-news-health-home_top-lifestyle-news-sports/151586535/YMCA-unveils-major-face-lift The Galion Community Center YMCA was a busy place last night as community leaders checked out the facility's face lift. Attendees could not stop talking about just how different it looked, after months of renovation work. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 12:31:10 EST Area school briefs http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/news/151543329/Area-school-briefs CRESTLINE RESIDENT HONORED - Emily Donahue of Crestline was named to Ashland University's Dean's List for the fall 2014 semester. Donahue is majoring in nursing. She is the daughter of Scott and Karen Donahue of Crestline. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:36:05 EST Students around Ohio participate in mock trial competition http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/editorial-news-news_education/151585002/Students-around-Ohio-participate-in-mock-trial-competition COLUMBUS — More than 3,000 Ohio high school students are participating in a mock-trial competition taking place in 25 counties around the state. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 07:36:02 EST Ashland Area Community Concert Band looking for members http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/home_top-news-news_education-news_education/151585136/Ashland-Area-Community-Concert-Band-looking-for-members ASHLAND – Ashland Area Community Concert Band (AACCB), under the direction of Leonard Salvo, has set its spring schedule including rehearsals, concerts and membership requirements. Beginning Feb. 10, the Community Band rehearsals are held on... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 07:26:05 EST Director’s focus is improving parks http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/home_top-news/151585107/Directors-focus-is-improving-parks DARKE COUNTY — The Ohio Department of Resources is focusing its attention on improving state parks, oil and gas safety and regulation as well as the quality of the state's water. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 07:16:16 EST Tips from ad agency Innis Maggiore to score Super Bowl ads’ effectiveness http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/business-news/151585078/Tips-from-ad-agency-Innis-Maggiore-to-score-Super-Bowl-ads-effectiveness Ohio-based Innis Maggiore, the nation's leading advertising agency in the practice of positioning, offers advice on how to watch Super Bowl commercials like an expert. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 07:16:07 EST Highland Middle School holds Robotics competition http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/home_top-news-news_education/151511900/Highland-Middle-School-holds-Robotics-competition The second annual Highland VEX Robotics Middle School Competition was held this past Saturday. There were 26 teams from central Ohio involved in this VEX Skyrise Contest. Each team consisted of three to four students, along with the robot they built... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 07:01:09 EST Feds: Treasure hunter eluded police with cash, tradecraft http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/news/151585013/Feds:-Treasure-hunter-eluded-police-with-cash-tradecraft WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — A deep-sea treasure hunter who vanished during a court fight over his $50 million haul of gold bars and coins eluded capture by hiding in a two-room hotel suite under a fake name, paying for everything in cash and keeping... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 06:56:02 EST Ohio pair say unhurried burglar fed dog bologna, made coffee http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/business-news/151584995/Ohio-pair-say-unhurried-burglar-fed-dog-bologna-made-coffee NEWTON FALLS — A northeast Ohio couple who reported a break-in say the burglar apparently was in no hurry because he or she took time to feed their dog bologna, make a pot of coffee and smoke some cigarettes. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 06:51:01 EST Hummel is Chamber’s Student of the Month http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/community-news/151528276/Hummel-is-Chambers-Student-of-the-Month Tomorrow Center Community Outreach Educator, Susie Sexton introduced the Tomorrow Center Student of the Month, Tiffani Hummel to the Morrow County Chamber of Commerce at their January meeting last week. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 19:01:02 EST Ohio, Kentucky to share costs in bridge project http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/business-news-state-travel/151572617/Ohio-Kentucky-to-share-costs-in-bridge-project COVINGTON, Ky. – In a joint press conference yesterday, Ohio Governor John Kasich and Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear outlined significant changes in their plans to use road tolls to fund a repair/replacement project for the Brent Spence... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:41:07 EST Community calendar of events http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/news/151407895/Community-calendar-of-events January bloodmobile scheduleUpcoming blood donation opportunity in Morrow County is in Sparta on Jan. 29 from 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. at Highland High School, 6505 SR 229. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:01:01 EST Adoptable Dog of Week http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/news/151528170/Adoptable-Dog-of-Week Big Red (aka Zoar) was an owner surrender because of a move. He is 3 yrs old and is a Pitbull Terrier. He is a love bug, active, and friendly. We were told he was house trained, good around children and ok around cats… but may chase them. He... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:31:03 EST Department of Insurance saved Ohioans $24.5 million in 2014, $84 million over past four years http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/business-news/151568298/Department-of-Insurance-saved-Ohioans-$24.5-million-in-2014-$84-million-over-past-four-years COLUMBUS – Lieutenant Governor and Insurance Director Mary Taylor announced the Ohio Department of Insurance helped Ohio consumers save or recover $24.5 million in 2014 while assisting nearly 230,000 Ohioans mainly through its toll-free... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:26:07 EST City looks at smoke detector regulations http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/community-news-news/151550101/City-looks-at-smoke-detector-regulations Preventative fire safety was a priority for Galion City Council on Tuesday night. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:11:04 EST Pioneer 2015-2016 school calendar available for review Feb. 12 http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/announcements-briefs-news_education/151566766/Pioneer-2015-2016-school-calendar-available-for-review-Feb.-12 Greg Nickoli, superintendent of Pioneer Career and Technology Center, announced that Pioneer's Board of Education will have the 2015-2016 High School Calendar available for review. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:36:05 EST Important ARC/PLC Program deadlines approaching http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/news-news_agricultural/151509454/Important-ARC/PLC-Program-deadlines-approaching Producers are reminded that the deadline to update yield history and/or reallocate base acres is Feb. 27, 2015. Farm owners and producers can choose between the new 2014 Farm Bill established programs, Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 09:01:02 EST Husted: Time to cut cost of doing business in Ohio http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/business-news-politics/151563425/Husted:-Time-to-cut-cost-of-doing-business-in-Ohio COLUMBUS – Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted is urging lawmakers to pass legislation to cut fees associated with forming a business in Ohio by approximately 21% to make it easier and less expensive to do business in Ohio. The proposed bill has... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 05:56:08 EST Support at-risk kids, win Super Bowl tickets with raffle http://morrowcountysentinel.com/news/news-sports/151563399/Support-at-risk-kids-win-Super-Bowl-tickets-with-raffle DARKE COUNTY — The Light Foundation is sending two fans to Super Bowl XLIX through a raffle that Matt Light hopes will raise more than $130,000 for his foundation. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 05:41:05 EST