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9:11 am
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Vintage Grand Prix to run at Mid-Ohio
9:04 am
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Vigil for Dre Jones set for June 24
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You can prevent heat-related illness
4:01 pm
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Bellville Liberty Festival July 4 planned
12:51 pm
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Hearing set on zoning changes in Bellville
A 57 ’ Chevy, yours for the asking at Bellville garage sales

A 57 ’ Chevy, yours for the asking at Bellville garage sales

BELLVILLE — If you were looking for a vintage ‘57 Chevy, the annual garage sales in Bellville Thursday had a mighty fine offering for you. Rich...

June 14th, 2018 updated: June 20th, 2018. |  


Bellville police find drugs, stolen items

Bellville police find drugs, stolen items

BELLVILLE — Bellville police found a significant amount of drugs and stolen power equipment after the stop by an officer responding to a suspicious ...

June 14th, 2018 updated: June 20th, 2018. |  


Bellville Liberty Festival July 4 planned

BELLVILLE — Village officials are getting ready for the July 4 Liberty Festival.Entry forms are available so people can sign up for the type of ...

June 14th, 2018 |  


Flag raising delayed

BELLVILLE — Some village activities are taking a back seat because of delays caused by recent rainy weather.The dedication of Gorman-Rupp Way, o...

June 13th, 2018 |  


Chinese delegation visits Bellville

Chinese delegation visits Bellville

CLEAR FORK VALLEY — This sounds impressive doesn’t it? – “Delegation From China Visits Bellville”. If you saw five Chinese people making ...

June 8th, 2018 updated: June 20th, 2018. |  


Council plans flagpole; hears resident’ concerns

BELLVILLE — Village leaders are proceeding with plans to install a giant flagpole at the Love’s station facility outside town.Workers have...

June 8th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


9:11 am
Updated: 9:12 am. |    
Vintage Grand Prix to run at Mid-Ohio
1:07 pm
Updated: 8:53 am. |    
Father’s Day can provide memorable moments
7:05 am
Updated: 8:51 am. |    
Beat-the-heat tips for summer
Column: Fishing on Lake Erie heating up now

Column: Fishing on Lake Erie heating up now

If you have been on the fence about taking a fishing trip up to Lake Erie, it’s time to get off that fence and get up there. It appears that the ...

June 4th, 2018 updated: June 6th, 2018. |  


Free physicals for Clear Fork athletes, BNOC closed next week and more briefs

Free physicals for Clear Fork athletes, BNOC closed next week and more briefs

Avita offers athletic physicals MANSFIELD — Free athletic physicals are being offered Clear Fork students June 4 from 5 to 8 p.m. at Richland Mal...

May 31st, 2018 updated: May 31st, 2018. |  


Mid-Ohio hosts amateur event this weekend

Mid-Ohio hosts amateur event this weekend

CLEAR FORK VALLEY — The Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course is hosting the country’s premier amateur road racing series - the Hoosier Racing Tire SCCA Supe...

May 30th, 2018 updated: May 31st, 2018. |  


Another busy Mid-Ohio season has started; Vintage Grand Prix starts June 22

Another busy Mid-Ohio season has started; Vintage Grand Prix starts June 22

MORROW COUNTY — The 2018 Mid-Ohio racing season got off to an earlier start than usual with its major events. Running from May 4-6 was the Acura ...

May 30th, 2018 updated: May 30th, 2018. |  


A mighty young force: Clear Fork’s ‘Unstoppables’ won’t be deterred

A mighty young force: Clear Fork’s ‘Unstoppables’ won’t be deterred

CLEAR FORK VALLEY — A mighty force of youngsters occupies a special room at the Clear Fork schools. Many of these kids, described as having “sp...

May 30th, 2018 updated: May 30th, 2018. |  


‘18 hunting regulationsapprovedby OWC

‘18 hunting regulationsapprovedby OWC

The 2018-2019 hunting and trapping seasons were among the regulations approved by the Ohio Wildlife Council at its scheduled meeting on Thursday, May ...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


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LIFE


9:11 am
Updated: 9:12 am. |    
Vintage Grand Prix to run at Mid-Ohio
9:04 am
Updated: 9:05 am. |    
Vigil for Dre Jones set for June 24
9:02 am
Updated: 9:07 am. |    
You can prevent heat-related illness
Bellville Liberty Festival July 4 planned

Bellville Liberty Festival July 4 planned

BELLVILLE — Village officials are getting ready for the July 4 Liberty Festival. Entry forms are available so people can sign up for the type of ...

June 19th, 2018 updated: June 20th, 2018. |  


Hearing set on zoning changes in Bellville

Hearing set on zoning changes in Bellville

BELLVILLE — The village will be holding a public hearing Aug. 7 on proposed amendments to the zoning codes. The hearing will be at 5:30 p.m. at 3...

June 19th, 2018 updated: June 20th, 2018. |  


Pollitt to speak at Ohio Genealogical Society

Pollitt to speak at Ohio Genealogical Society

CLEAR FORK VALLEY — The Richland County chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society will hear from Russ Pollitt on June 28 at 7 p.m. Pollitt, of Col...

June 19th, 2018 updated: June 20th, 2018. |  


Father’s Day can provide memorable moments

Father’s Day can provide memorable moments

Today is Father’s Day. When I sat down to work on this week’s article, I took a quick glance through some of my old files and found this article t...

June 18th, 2018 updated: June 20th, 2018. |  


A 57 ’ Chevy, yours for the asking at Bellville garage sales

A 57 ’ Chevy, yours for the asking at Bellville garage sales

BELLVILLE — If you were looking for a vintage ‘57 Chevy, the annual garage sales in Bellville Thursday had a mighty fine offering for you. Rich...

June 14th, 2018 updated: June 20th, 2018. |  


Chinese delegation visits Bellville

Chinese delegation visits Bellville

CLEAR FORK VALLEY — This sounds impressive doesn’t it? – “Delegation From China Visits Bellville”. If you saw five Chinese people making ...

June 8th, 2018 updated: June 20th, 2018. |  


OPINION


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Father’s Day can provide memorable moments
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Letter: Safety was considered in beehive installation
Letter: So long to a great friend

Letter: So long to a great friend

Recently the Clear Fork valley lost a great friend — a person who lived in the valley all his life, graduated from Clear Fork high school and cared ...

June 6th, 2018 updated: June 6th, 2018. |  


Column: Fishing on Lake Erie heating up now

Column: Fishing on Lake Erie heating up now

If you have been on the fence about taking a fishing trip up to Lake Erie, it’s time to get off that fence and get up there. It appears that the ...

June 4th, 2018 updated: June 6th, 2018. |  


Water treatment facility plans bad for environment

Water treatment facility plans bad for environment

My name is Patrick O’Masters. I am from Columbus, Ohio and have frequented the Bellville/Butler area for nearly two decades. As a recreational go...

May 30th, 2018 updated: May 30th, 2018. |  


‘18 hunting regulationsapprovedby OWC

‘18 hunting regulationsapprovedby OWC

The 2018-2019 hunting and trapping seasons were among the regulations approved by the Ohio Wildlife Council at its scheduled meeting on Thursday, May ...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Ohio Wildlife Council approves regulations

Ohio Wildlife Council approves regulations

The 2018-2019 hunting and trapping seasons were among the regulations approved by the Ohio Wildlife Council at its scheduled meeting on Thursday, May ...

May 21st, 2018 updated: May 22nd, 2018. |  


Column: Mother’s day is so very important

Column: Mother’s day is so very important

No one knows, for sure, how much importance people place on Mother’s Day. For my family, it is an important day. My sisters and I revered my p...

May 18th, 2018 updated: May 19th, 2018. |  


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