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Hospice names new medical director
6:49 am
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Annual tree seedling sale benefits Clear Fork FFA
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Bellville man charged in Mifflin Township death
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Column: Bring down the cost of going to college
Vendors needed for Central Park farmers’ market

Vendors needed for Central Park farmers’ market

CLEAR FORK VALLEY – People with a yen for fresh local produce and baked goods are thinking about the arrival of the local farmers’ market in Centr...

March 20th, 2019 updated: March 20th, 2019. |  


Bellville Police Reports

Bellville Police Reports

March 4 Main Street — On the listed date and time, Officer dispatched to listed location in reference to a vehicle crashed in the business parkin...

March 20th, 2019 updated: March 20th, 2019. |  


Veterans Honor Flight fundraiser is March 30 in Bellville

Veterans Honor Flight fundraiser is March 30 in Bellville

BELLVILLE — The Bellville Lions Club and Country Meadows Care Center is having their annual benefit dinner for the Honor Flight Program for our Vete...

March 20th, 2019 updated: March 20th, 2019. |  


Akron Children’s Mansfield Health Center opens March 26

Akron Children’s Mansfield Health Center opens March 26

MANSFIELD — Akron Children’s Hospital will bring together pediatric primary care, urgent care, nearly a dozen of its most in-demand pediatric spec...

March 18th, 2019 updated: March 20th, 2019. |  


Galen and Jean (Cramblit) Crawford celebrating 65th anniversary

Galen and Jean (Cramblit) Crawford celebrating 65th anniversary

Galen and Jean (Cramblit) Crawford are celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary on March 18. They were married on March 18, 1954 in Malta, Ohio b...

March 16th, 2019 updated: March 16th, 2019. |  


What are your thoughts on legal marijuana in Ohio?

What are your thoughts on legal marijuana in Ohio?

Medical marijuana is legal in Ohio. But should it be? You tell me. Also, should the recreational use of marijuana be legal in Ohio? What d...

March 13th, 2019 updated: March 13th, 2019. |  


SPORTS


Five Colts earn all-NW District honors

Five Colts earn all-NW District honors

BELLVILLE — The all-Northwest District boys basketball teams were announced Thursday and five Colts were among the honorees. Brennan South earned...

March 8th, 2019 updated: March 9th, 2019. |  


Gallery: Clear Fork cheerleaders, fans in sectional title game; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

Gallery: Clear Fork cheerleaders, fans in sectional title game; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

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March 4th, 2019 |  


Gallery: Senior 47, Clear Fork 42; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

Gallery: Senior 47, Clear Fork 42; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

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March 4th, 2019 |  


New hunting and fishing licenses are available

New hunting and fishing licenses are available

Ohio’s hunters and anglers are now able able to purchase their new state licenses. As of March 1, outdoorsmen and women are able to purchase the...

March 4th, 2019 |  


Colt wrestlers compete in district tourney

NORWALK — Clear Fork’s wrestlers ended the season Saturday at the District Division II wrestling tournament. They finished 24th in a field...

March 3rd, 2019 |  


Colts’ stellar season comes to an end 47-42

Colts’ stellar season comes to an end 47-42

BUCYRUS — Gannon Seifert and his Clear Fork teammates stayed on the floor at Alex Kish Memorial Gymnasium exchanging hugs and wiping away tears ...

March 1st, 2019 updated: March 3rd, 2019. |  


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LIFE


7:33 am
Updated: 7:35 am. |    
Hospice names new medical director
6:49 am
Updated: 7:36 am. |    
Annual tree seedling sale benefits Clear Fork FFA
Bellville man charged in Mifflin Township death

Bellville man charged in Mifflin Township death

MANSFIELD — A Bellville man has been charged in the Wednesday night murder death of a Mifflin Township man. Jordan J. Skoog, 28, of Ohio 546 in B...

March 22nd, 2019 updated: March 22nd, 2019. |  


Column: Bring down the cost of going to college

Column: Bring down the cost of going to college

If we want hard work to pay off, we have to get the cost of college under control. When Connie and I went to college, a part-time job was often eno...

March 20th, 2019 updated: March 20th, 2019. |  


Community health screenings set for April

Community health screenings set for April

MANSFIELD — Community Health Screenings are free health assessments from Richland Public Health nurses for Richland County adults at locations close...

March 20th, 2019 updated: March 20th, 2019. |  


Demolition starts next week at old Bellville school

Demolition starts next week at old Bellville school

Carpet the Corral fundraising a success; turf work not far away CLEAR FORK VALLEY – Final days for the old elementary school buildings in Butler an...

March 20th, 2019 updated: March 20th, 2019. |  


Vendors needed for Central Park farmers’ market

Vendors needed for Central Park farmers’ market

CLEAR FORK VALLEY – People with a yen for fresh local produce and baked goods are thinking about the arrival of the local farmers’ market in Centr...

March 20th, 2019 updated: March 20th, 2019. |  


Veterans Honor Flight fundraiser is March 30 in Bellville

Veterans Honor Flight fundraiser is March 30 in Bellville

BELLVILLE — The Bellville Lions Club and Country Meadows Care Center is having their annual benefit dinner for the Honor Flight Program for our Vete...

March 20th, 2019 updated: March 20th, 2019. |  


OPINION


9:52 am
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The facts about medical marijuana in Ohio
Column: Another reminder of this nation’s suicide problem

Column: Another reminder of this nation’s suicide problem

It has apparently happened again: another celebrity lost to suicide. The lead singer of The Prodigy, Keith Flint, was found dead at the age of 49. On ...

March 9th, 2019 updated: March 9th, 2019. |  


Column: We must lower prescription drug costs

Column: We must lower prescription drug costs

The cost of prescription drugs is too high in this country. We have to crack down on big pharmaceutical corporations, and get these prices under contr...

March 8th, 2019 |  


Transportation budget a winner … so far

Transportation budget a winner … so far

Transportation budget a winner … so farThe Ohio Council of County Officials (OCCO) is a supporting partner of Fix Our Roads Ohio (https://fixour...

March 8th, 2019 |  


Colts hoopsters thankful for support

Colts hoopsters thankful for support

Colts hoopsters thankful for meal, supportOn Monday, Feb. 25, the American Legion Post 535 graciously hosted the Clear Fork High School 2019 MOAC Boys...

March 7th, 2019 |  


Law you can use column: Charities must abide by Ohio’s laws

Law you can use column: Charities must abide by Ohio’s laws

Serving on the board of a charitable organization is a demanding and rewarding job. It is a vital function, as charities work to enhance the quality o...

March 1st, 2019 |  


Column: Let’s put more money in Ohioan’s pockets

Column: Let’s put more money in Ohioan’s pockets

For too many workers, hard work isn’t paying off. We need to overhaul our tax system to put more money in the pockets of Ohio families.That̵...

February 28th, 2019 |  


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