Morrow County Sentinel- RSS NEWS Feed Wed, 30 Jul 2014 20:38:38 EST 1800 Wayside Garden Club held gardener’s day out Eleven members of the Wayside Garden Club answered roll call at the July 17 meeting by answering what new plant they tried this summer. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Mount Gilead High School to hold “Welcome Back to School” Open House We cordially invite all students, parents, community members, and friends to help us kick off the new school year at our “Welcome Back” Open House and Meet the Teams on Monday, August 11 from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm, in the gymnasium, high... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST A Glance Back in time from the pages of the Morrow County Independent for July 30, 2014 By EVELYN LONG100 years ago, August 6, 1914 Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST News Briefs for July 23, 2014 New fax number for Morrow County SentinelThe Morrow County Sentinel now sends and receives faxes electronically, thus our fax number has changed, Please use 419-386-2420 for all faxed correspondence. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Whetstone Industries hoop it up for the upcoming Relay for Life event Twist and Shoot played and community members in attendance at the June 19 Hula Hoop Hop for the Cure tried their best to keep their hips moving and the hula hoop groovin'! Their efforts paid off in the amount of $2,400 with pledges, cash gifts... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Taste of County boasts great attendence despite damp weather BY EVELYN LONGVisitors to Taste of Country at the Mount Gilead State Park on July 19 weren't deterred by the cloudy, damp skies as they enjoyed the food and entertainment and viewed the talents of crafters and demonstrators. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Cardington council hires new part-time police officer By EVELYN LONGThe meeting of Cardington village council on July 7 was extended to the next Monday, July 14 so certain ordinances could be considered. Two council members were excused from attendance at the July 7 meeting. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Farm Days has had long history in Morrow County By EVELYN LONGThe 2014 Farm Days to be held August 1-3 at the Morrow County Fairgrounds marks the 25th anniversary of the event which is sponsored and organized by the Morrow County Antique Tractor and Equipment Association. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST This Week at Mt. Gilead State Park The Peddlers in the Park VIP sponsored event has grown into a full day event. Breakfast begins at 7:30 on Aug. 16 and vendors will be open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.. Stand-Up Bingo will be played throughout the day and a square dance will be held in the... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Morrow County Park District opens Gleason Family Nature Reserve The Morrow County Park District held the official opening of the Gleason Family Nature Reserve, located at 3095 State Route 314 one mile south of Chesterville, on Saturday July 26. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Highland announces 2014-2015 free and reduced-price meal policy Highland Local School District has announced its 2014-2015 program year policy for free and reduced-price meals for students unable to pay the full price of meals served under the National School Lunch and School Breakfast. Each school office and the... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Radio station WVXG surprises Chamber members with free commercial time Morrow County United Way Director Jodi Hayes and United Way Campaign Chairman Chris Truax had a couple surprises up their sleeve at the July Chamber of Commerce meeting. Chamber members' first surprise was that they were being served a free... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Hospice holding volunteer training session in September By Evelyn Long Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Upcoming Public Meetings for July 30 - August 13 Wednesday, July 309 a.m. - Morrow County Commissioners, commissioner's hearing room, 80 N. Walnut St., Mount GileadMonday, August 4 Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST OCBC Summer Seminar grapples with ethics IBERIA - The Ohio Central Bible College held its 10th seminar July 12 at Iberia Presbyterian Church. Residents gathered to learn more about “Christian Ethics and Morality from a Biblical Perspective: Living a Life that is Pleasing to God.”... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Perry Cook Memorial Library news Perry Cook Memorial Library's “Jump-Start Into Reading” Literacy Program will begin July 28 and run through August 14. The program is for students entering Kindergarten through eighth grade. There is one hour of tutoring for four... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Humane Society of Morrow County 2013 Annual Report Mission. The mission of the Humane Society of Morrow County (HSofMC) is threefold: to provide for animal welfare; to relieve animal suffering; and to educate the public. Our primary activities center on responding to calls from... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST USDA Announces new support for beginning farmers USDA has implemented new Farm Bill measures and other policy changes to improve the financial security of new and beginning farmers. USDA created a new website that will provide a centralized, one-stop resource where beginning... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Weekly Market Report Producers Livestock Bucyrus (419) 562-2751 (date)Total Headage: 1098Total Hogs 205Total Cattle 761Total Sheep/Lambs 124Goats 8 Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Marion campus student housing clears final hurdle New student housing in close proximity to The Ohio State University at Marion and Marion Technical College campus cleared its final regulatory hurdle Monday evening, July 21st when the Marion Township Board of Zoning Appeals approved a conditional use... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST