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Gallery: Reindeer games and Yule Log Lighting: Photos by Jeff Hoffer

Gallery: Reindeer games and Yule Log Lighting: Photos by Jeff Hoffer

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December 7th, 2018 |  


Bellville area church, news briefs

Bellville area church, news briefs

Donate blood, get a gift card on Dec. 11BELLVILLE — St. Paul Lutheran Church, 48 Church St., is sponsoring a Red Cross blood drive Tuesday, Dec....

December 7th, 2018 |  


If weather is frightful, stay safe indoors

If weather is frightful, stay safe indoors

BELLVILLE — When the weather outside gets frightful, take extra care to make certain your homes and apartments and barns and businesses are warm...

December 7th, 2018 |  


Upcoming meetings

Upcoming meetings

• Bellville Cemetery Board, Village Hall, Monday, Dec. 10 at 7:30 p.m. • Bellville Village Council, Bellville Police Department, Tuesday, Dec. ...

December 5th, 2018 updated: December 7th, 2018. |  


Column: Day ready to follow a tough act at OSU

Column: Day ready to follow a tough act at OSU

COLUMBUS – A year ago anyone suggesting that in 365 days Urban Meyer would retire as Ohio State’s football coach and be replaced by a 39-year-old ...

December 5th, 2018 updated: December 5th, 2018. |  


Gallery: River Valley 47, Clear Fork 37; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

Gallery: River Valley 47, Clear Fork 37; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

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December 5th, 2018 |  


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Colts win CF Invitational

BELLVILLE — The Colts won the Clear Fork Invitational wrestling tournament Saturday, Dec. 8. Clear Fork toppled Firestone and 11 other teams.TEA...

December 11th, 2018 |  


Gallery: Clear Fork 55, Shelby 48; Boys basketball photos by Jeff Hoffer

Gallery: Clear Fork 55, Shelby 48; Boys basketball photos by Jeff Hoffer

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


Clear Fork drops pair on mats

Bucyrus 45Clear Fork 36106: JR Carmen (CF) Forfeit113: Colton Campbell (CF) Pin 3:14 Blake Rittenhour (B)120: Isaiah Thomas (CF) Pin 3:50 Darren Albri...

December 9th, 2018 |  


Column: Day ready to follow a tough act at OSU

Column: Day ready to follow a tough act at OSU

COLUMBUS – A year ago anyone suggesting that in 365 days Urban Meyer would retire as Ohio State’s football coach and be replaced by a 39-year-old ...

December 5th, 2018 updated: December 5th, 2018. |  


Gallery: River Valley 47, Clear Fork 37; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

Gallery: River Valley 47, Clear Fork 37; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

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December 5th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


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As Bellville grows, so does police department responsibility

As Bellville grows, so does police department responsibility

BELLVILLE – The growth of the village also means taking on new responsibilities, officials acknowledged Tuesday. Many of those duties fall to the...

December 14th, 2018 updated: December 13th, 2018. |  


Gallery: Clear Fork 55, Shelby 48; Boys basketball photos by Jeff Hoffer

Gallery: Clear Fork 55, Shelby 48; Boys basketball photos by Jeff Hoffer

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


Gallery: 2018 Bellville Christmas Parade: Photos by Jeff Hoffer

Gallery: 2018 Bellville Christmas Parade: Photos by Jeff Hoffer

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December 10th, 2018 |  


Gallery: River Valley 47, Clear Fork 37; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

Gallery: River Valley 47, Clear Fork 37; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

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December 5th, 2018 |  


Bellville planning commission approves Wishmaker House request for new sign

Bellville planning commission approves Wishmaker House request for new sign

BELLVILLE – The village planning commission has granted the request of The Wishmaker House to put up a new sign that will be located across Main Str...

December 5th, 2018 updated: December 5th, 2018. |  


Ohio State coach Urban Meyer to retire after Rose Bowl

Ohio State coach Urban Meyer to retire after Rose Bowl

BELLVILLE -- Media outlets across the nation are reporting that Ohio State University football coach Urban Meyer will retire from coaching following t...

December 4th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Youth hunters have success
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Column: The president, the press and pro wrestling
Many opportunities for Ohio deer hunters

Many opportunities for Ohio deer hunters

‪Deer hunting is an extremely popular activity for sportsmen and women statewide, and Ohio’s white-tailed deer continue to provide hunters...

November 12th, 2018 |  


Column: I’m a little Jewish .. and proud of it

Column: I’m a little Jewish .. and proud of it

The reason the most recent assault on the synagogue in Pittsburgh is so troublesome to me is that I, secretly, am Jewish. You can laugh at that, if...

November 7th, 2018 updated: November 7th, 2018. |  


Small game season begins in early November

Small game season begins in early November

‪The Ohio small game season is quickly approaching. Rabbit and pheasant hunting opens Nov. 2 and runs through Feb. 28 for rabbits with a daily b...

October 29th, 2018 |  


Beware of electric aggregation promises

Beware of electric aggregation promises

If you attended the recent meeting where some out-of-town folks tried to convince you to vote for electric aggregation and it sounded too good to be t...

October 24th, 2018 |  


Richland County judges oppose Issue 1

Richland County judges oppose Issue 1

If you do not work with meth, heroin, and fentanyl addicts, we urge you at a minimum to do an internet search to see the devastating effects of these ...

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


Hunting, fishing licenses make great gifts

Hunting, fishing licenses make great gifts

‪Looking for a Christmas gift that keeps on giving?If so, you might want to consider giving the outdoorsman in your life a multi-year or lifetim...

October 15th, 2018 |  


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