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Open house Aug. 26 for Pastor Doug Pretorious
Richland Newhope boss talks disability policy, funding with Ohio Senate president

Richland Newhope boss talks disability policy, funding with Ohio Senate president

MEDINA — In a regional gathering of state lawmakers and county board of developmental disabilities (DD) superintendents on Aug. 3, Richland Newh...

August 11th, 2018 |  


Ashland University grad Rich Ferrari to give lecture

Ashland University grad Rich Ferrari to give lecture

ASHLAND — Ashland University alumnus Rich Ferrari will returning to the AU campus Aug. 28 to give a lecture hosted by the Burton D. Morgan Cente...

August 11th, 2018 |  


Donley Auto Group donating a Ford Ecosport to United Way campaign

Donley Auto Group donating a Ford Ecosport to United Way campaign

MANSFIELD — Donley Auto Group will offer a New Ford EcoSport to one donor who contributes $260 or more to the United Way Campaign in their respectiv...

August 10th, 2018 updated: August 10th, 2018. |  


Back-to-school prep should include vaccinations

Back-to-school prep should include vaccinations

COLUMBUS — Members of the Immunization Advocacy Network of Ohio (IANO) encourage parents and guardians to review their child’s health records and ...

August 10th, 2018 updated: August 10th, 2018. |  


Keep back-to-school traffic from turning deadly

Keep back-to-school traffic from turning deadly

COLUMBUS — The first day of school for Galion students is Aug. 20.Despite a 5 mph slower speed limit on Ohio 598 in front of the Galion City Sch...

August 10th, 2018 |  


Avita opens new facility in Bellville

Avita opens new facility in Bellville

BELLVILLE — Avita Health System celebrated the completion of its newest medical facility — Avita Bellville — with a ribbon cutting and open hous...

August 10th, 2018 updated: August 10th, 2018. |  


SPORTS


Ohio governor signs bill honoring local football legend

Ohio governor signs bill honoring local football legend

COLUMBUS — State Rep. Mark Romanchuk applauded Gov. John Kasich for signing legislation that designates February 3 as “Charles Follis Day&...

August 10th, 2018 |  


Buckeye State well represented this weekend at Mid-Ohio

Buckeye State well represented this weekend at Mid-Ohio

LEXINGTON — The Buckeye State will have plenty of representation when the green flag falls on Rock N Roll Tequila 170 Presented by Amethyst Beverage...

August 9th, 2018 updated: August 9th, 2018. |  


NASCAR at Mid-Ohio this weekend

NASCAR at Mid-Ohio this weekend

LEXINGTON — This weekend, for the sixth time, the NASCAR XFINITY Series will stop at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. The Rock N Roll Tequila 170 Present...

August 8th, 2018 updated: August 9th, 2018. |  


Gallery: Wooster Classic soccer tournament: Photos by Jeff Hoffer

Gallery: Wooster Classic soccer tournament: Photos by Jeff Hoffer

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August 7th, 2018 |  


Ohio shooters get opportunity

Ohio shooters get opportunity

Recreational shooters both young and old are invited to experience one of Ohio’s premier public shooting ranges on Saturday, Aug. 11, during Ohi...

August 6th, 2018 |  


Column: If true, Urban Meyer has to go

Column: If true, Urban Meyer has to go

If the allegations are true, Urban Meyer cannot remain as Ohio State’s football coach. The key is … if the allegations are true. Meyer was p...

August 2nd, 2018 updated: August 2nd, 2018. |  


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LIFE


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Some Bellville-area residents will be without electric service tody

Some Bellville-area residents will be without electric service tody

Areas of State Route 13, between Andrews and Kocheiser roads, will be affected BELLVILLE -- Some Bellville-area residents will see service interr...

August 15th, 2018 updated: August 15th, 2018. |  


Open house Aug. 26 for Pastor Doug Pretorious

Open house Aug. 26 for Pastor Doug Pretorious

BELLVILLE — After 35 years as Pastor of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Bellville, Pastor Doug Pretorius has answered the call of the Lord to shepherd a...

August 14th, 2018 updated: August 14th, 2018. |  


A refresher course on school bus safety

A refresher course on school bus safety

(Family Features) For millions of school-age children in the United States, each day begins — and ends — with a bus ride. While the school bus is ...

August 14th, 2018 updated: August 14th, 2018. |  


Public hearing Oct. 2 to consider rezone of Kocheiser Road parcel

Public hearing Oct. 2 to consider rezone of Kocheiser Road parcel

BELLVILLE — On Tuesday, Oct. 2, at 5:30 p.m. the Village of Bellville will have a public hearing to considering rezoning from B-3 to R-2 a parcel on...

August 14th, 2018 updated: August 14th, 2018. |  


Gallery: A fan’s view of Mid-Ohio’s XFinity Series: Photos by Greg Russell

Gallery: A fan’s view of Mid-Ohio’s XFinity Series: Photos by Greg Russell

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August 14th, 2018 |  


Donley Auto Group donating a Ford Ecosport to United Way campaign

Donley Auto Group donating a Ford Ecosport to United Way campaign

MANSFIELD — Donley Auto Group will offer a New Ford EcoSport to one donor who contributes $260 or more to the United Way Campaign in their respectiv...

August 10th, 2018 updated: August 10th, 2018. |  


OPINION


Editorial: Immigration reforms needed, but keep ICE

Editorial: Immigration reforms needed, but keep ICE

One result of public outrage over the Trump administration’s ill-conceived policy of separating immigrant families is a call to eliminate the De...

August 4th, 2018 |  


Letter to the editor: Balderson best person to represent Ohio’s 12th District

Letter to the editor: Balderson best person to represent Ohio’s 12th District

Balderson best person to represent Ohio’s 12th District On Aug. 7, Ohio’s 12th District has a choice: Troy Balderson, or his opponent. Troy ...

August 1st, 2018 updated: August 1st, 2018. |  


Editorial: Immigration reforms needed, but keep ICE

Editorial: Immigration reforms needed, but keep ICE

One result of public outrage over the Trump administration’s ill-conceived policy of separating immigrant families is a call to eliminate the De...

July 30th, 2018 |  


Column: Working on saving the pensions Ohioans earned

Column: Working on saving the pensions Ohioans earned

Last week, thousands of workers and retirees came to Columbus to demand Congress solve the crisis threatening the secure retirement these Americans ea...

July 26th, 2018 updated: July 26th, 2018. |  


Column: Don’t count on Congress to fix health care

Column: Don’t count on Congress to fix health care

The days of trusting your legislators to have your best interests at heart are in the rear view mirror. Apparently, their main interest is parroting t...

July 25th, 2018 updated: July 25th, 2018. |  


Column: Don’t navigate legal proceedings alone

Column: Don’t navigate legal proceedings alone

Many people will encounter a legal situation at some point in their lives and family matters are among the most common cases to make it through the ju...

July 24th, 2018 updated: July 24th, 2018. |  


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