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Clear Fork knocks off Galion 69-35

Clear Fork knocks off Galion 69-35

BELLVILLE — Clear Fork jumped on Galion early Friday night, with 28 points in the first quarter and 21 in the second en route to a 69-35 win over th...

October 8th, 2018 updated: October 8th, 2018. |  


Saturday’s Cemetery Walk will highlight Bellville history

Saturday’s Cemetery Walk will highlight Bellville history

BELLVILLE — The Bellville Jefferson Township Historical Society and the Bellville branch of the Mansfield Public Library are sponsoring a cemete...

October 8th, 2018 updated: October 11th, 2018. |  


NC State receives additional Choose Ohio First Scholarship funds

NC State receives additional Choose Ohio First Scholarship funds

MANSFIELD — The Ohio Department of Higher Education has again awarded Choose Ohio First Scholarship Funds to North Central State College, in the amo...

October 8th, 2018 updated: October 8th, 2018. |  


Escaped inmate leads to discipline for Richland County jailers

Escaped inmate leads to discipline for Richland County jailers

MANSFIELD — The inmate that was mistakenly released and escaped from the Richland County Jail last month generated an internal investigation of two ...

October 8th, 2018 updated: October 8th, 2018. |  


Bellville Police Reports

Bellville Police Reports

Sept. 25 Speedway — On the listed date and time, 0fficer on patrol observed a vehicle exit gas station on Rt. 97, then quickly turn into the acce...

October 8th, 2018 updated: October 8th, 2018. |  


Gallery: Another Friday night at the Colt Corral; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

Gallery: Another Friday night at the Colt Corral; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

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October 7th, 2018 updated: October 6th, 2018. |  


SPORTS


10:40 am
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Colts win 8th; give coach milestone
‘Tis the season: Be wary of deer while driving

‘Tis the season: Be wary of deer while driving

MANSFIELD — Ohio drivers beware. Your risk of colliding with deer may be on the rise, according to officials at the Ohio Department of Public Safety...

October 11th, 2018 updated: October 11th, 2018. |  


OHSAA Football Computer Poll: Clear Fork No. 1 in D-IV, Region 14

OHSAA Football Computer Poll: Clear Fork No. 1 in D-IV, Region 14

Entering Week 8:  Top eight schools from each region in the final report Oct. 28 will qualify for the playoffs. Division I Region 1 - 1. Mentor (7-...

October 11th, 2018 |  


Clear Fork knocks off Galion 69-35

Clear Fork knocks off Galion 69-35

BELLVILLE — Clear Fork jumped on Galion early Friday night, with 28 points in the first quarter and 21 in the second en route to a 69-35 win over th...

October 8th, 2018 updated: October 8th, 2018. |  


Gallery: Another Friday night at the Colt Corral; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

Gallery: Another Friday night at the Colt Corral; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

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October 7th, 2018 updated: October 6th, 2018. |  


Lady Colts beat Bexley at the home of the Columbus Crew

Lady Colts beat Bexley at the home of the Columbus Crew

COLUMBUS — Clear Fork defeated Bexley 3-2 on a warm Saturday afternoon in Columbus.With the win, the Colts improve to 9-2-2 overall. Clear Fork is 5...

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


Gallery: Clear Fork 3, Bexley 2; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

Gallery: Clear Fork 3, Bexley 2; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

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October 6th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


8:38 pm
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Don’t forget safety when operating UTVs
Regan Born named Butler Apple Fest queen

Regan Born named Butler Apple Fest queen

BUTLER -- Regan Born, has been named the 2018 Butler Apple Fest queen. She is standing next to last year's queen, Lauren Mellott. [caption id="at...

October 12th, 2018 |  


Clear Forks’ Alex Brown sprucing up Main Street, teaching a little history, too, with Eagle Scout project

Clear Forks’ Alex Brown sprucing up Main Street, teaching a little history, too, with Eagle Scout project

BELLVILLE — A Clear Fork High School junior is on his way to getting his Eagle Scout award in the Boy Scouts. And he is doing it by contributing ...

October 11th, 2018 updated: October 11th, 2018. |  


Richland SWCD seeking help to collect milkweed pods

Richland SWCD seeking help to collect milkweed pods

MANSFIELD — Richland Soil and Water Conservation District (Richland SWCD) is partnering again with the Ohio Pollinator Habitat Initiative (OPHI) to ...

October 11th, 2018 updated: October 11th, 2018. |  


‘Tis the season: Be wary of deer while driving

‘Tis the season: Be wary of deer while driving

MANSFIELD — Ohio drivers beware. Your risk of colliding with deer may be on the rise, according to officials at the Ohio Department of Public Safety...

October 11th, 2018 updated: October 11th, 2018. |  


NC State receives additional Choose Ohio First Scholarship funds

NC State receives additional Choose Ohio First Scholarship funds

MANSFIELD — The Ohio Department of Higher Education has again awarded Choose Ohio First Scholarship Funds to North Central State College, in the amo...

October 8th, 2018 updated: October 8th, 2018. |  


Escaped inmate leads to discipline for Richland County jailers

Escaped inmate leads to discipline for Richland County jailers

MANSFIELD — The inmate that was mistakenly released and escaped from the Richland County Jail last month generated an internal investigation of two ...

October 8th, 2018 updated: October 8th, 2018. |  


OPINION


10:36 am
Updated: 10:53 am. |    
Editorial: State Issue 1; Just the facts
Ohio’s turkey season nearly ready to start

Ohio’s turkey season nearly ready to start

‪Ohio’s hunters have the opportunity to pursue wild turkeys during a six-week season from Saturday, Oct. 13, through Sunday, Nov. 25. Gobb...

October 1st, 2018 |  


Column: Lake Erie fish hatch far above average

Column: Lake Erie fish hatch far above average

‪Early data gathered by wildlife agencies in the western basin of Lake Erie indicate great news for Ohio anglers, according to the Ohio Department o...

September 27th, 2018 updated: September 27th, 2018. |  


Lake Erie fish hatches far above average

Lake Erie fish hatches far above average

‪Early data gathered by wildlife agencies in the western basin of Lake Erie indicate great news for Ohio anglers, according to the Ohio Departme...

September 17th, 2018 |  


Column: It was an honor to remember 9/11 with Bellville students

Column: It was an honor to remember 9/11 with Bellville students

Sometimes you get betrayed by the things you see around you. Or the things you remember. Though I’m a part-timer (money issues), I said I woul...

September 12th, 2018 updated: September 12th, 2018. |  


Column: September is the month for suicide awareness

Column: September is the month for suicide awareness

The statistics for suicide in America are disturbingly high. It is tragic not only for the one whose life was cut short, but also for those loved ones...

September 11th, 2018 updated: September 11th, 2018. |  


McZena Muse: Locally grown and truly appreciated

McZena Muse: Locally grown and truly appreciated

When you wake up, dimly some morning, and realize we are already in to September and fall, it makes you start. That’s a hard admission for this O...

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


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