NEWS


Gallery: Clear Fork vs. Lucas; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

Gallery: Clear Fork vs. Lucas; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

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February 18th, 2019 |  


Bellville police: Expect travel delays on State Route 97

Bellville police: Expect travel delays on State Route 97

This from the Bellville Police Department: Due to funeral services for Grant Reed, please expect long traffic delays in the Bellville, State Route ...

February 13th, 2019 |  


Flood watch through 4 a.m. Wednesday for Bellville area

CLEVELAND -- A flood watch continues for pof Ohio and northwest Pennsylvania, including the following areas, in Ohio: Ashland, Ashtabula inland, Ashta...

February 12th, 2019 |  


Gallery: Pleasant 64, Clear Fork 59

Gallery: Pleasant 64, Clear Fork 59

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February 9th, 2019 |  


Be aware of age-related macular degeneration

Be aware of age-related macular degeneration

COLUMBUS — Age-related macular degeneration (AMD), is a leading cause of vision loss for Americans age 50 and older. The eye disease causes dama...

February 9th, 2019 |  


Program planned on ‘The future of non-violence’

Program planned on ‘The future of non-violence’

ASHLAND — The Ashland Center for Nonviolence will hold its fifth John D. Stratton Conference on Feb. 23. The topic of this year’s conferen...

February 9th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


10:15 am
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Clear Fork Elite team wins title
Gallery: Clear Fork vs. Lucas; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

Gallery: Clear Fork vs. Lucas; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

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February 18th, 2019 |  


Wildlife Council hears deer season proposals

Wildlife Council hears deer season proposals

The Ohio Wildlife Council heard proposals for Ohio’s 2019-2020 white-tailed deer hunting season dates and bag limits at Wednesday’s meetin...

February 18th, 2019 |  


Colt wrestlers drop tri, dual meets

Clear Fork was edged by Dalton 36-32 and lost to host Orrville 50-30 in a triangular match Feb.9.The Colts dropped a 40-30 dual meet at Madison Feb. 1...

February 15th, 2019 |  


Colts knock off Harding to clinch share of MOAC

Colts knock off Harding to clinch share of MOAC

BELLVILLE — Clear Fork boys basketball reached another milestone here Thursday night.A 58-46 win over Marion Harding assures the Colts of at lea...

February 15th, 2019 |  


Fatal crash in Knox County claims teen

Fatal crash in Knox County claims teen

MOUNT VERNON — The Mount Gilead Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a two vehicle fatal crash. The fatal crash occurred on Th...

February 14th, 2019 |  


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LIFE


7:45 pm
Updated: 5:01 am. |    
A really large helping hand
Gallery: Clear Fork 58, Harding 46; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

Gallery: Clear Fork 58, Harding 46; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

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February 18th, 2019 |  


Gallery: Clear Fork vs. Lucas; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

Gallery: Clear Fork vs. Lucas; Photos by Jeff Hoffer

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February 18th, 2019 |  


Bellville police: Expect travel delays on State Route 97

Bellville police: Expect travel delays on State Route 97

This from the Bellville Police Department: Due to funeral services for Grant Reed, please expect long traffic delays in the Bellville, State Route ...

February 13th, 2019 |  


Winter Hike for Health is this Saturday

Winter Hike for Health is this Saturday

RICHLAND COUNTY — Richland Public Health’s “Winter Hike for Health” is Saturday, Feb. 9. The hikes will be in two locations. In addition to th...

February 7th, 2019 updated: February 7th, 2019. |  


Local clergy: 2019 is the ‘Year of the Bible’

Local clergy: 2019 is the ‘Year of the Bible’

MANSFIELD — Last month, faith leaders representing 150 congregations across north central Ohio had a news press conference at the BibleWalk Museum. ...

February 7th, 2019 updated: February 7th, 2019. |  


Stoodt’s Market owner honored at Richland Chamber’s annual dinner

Stoodt’s Market owner honored at Richland Chamber’s annual dinner

BELLVILLE — Jason Potes, the owner of Stoodt’s Market in Bellville and Main Street Market in Lexington earned the Business Excellence Award last w...

February 7th, 2019 updated: February 7th, 2019. |  


OPINION


Column: Sliding into some home decorating

Column: Sliding into some home decorating

I am an avid follower of all things Costco, and I fell in love with a recent bit of information sent to members.There, in much glory, was a lure invit...

February 13th, 2019 |  


Column: Sears was the Amazon of it’s time

Column: Sears was the Amazon of it’s time

At the present, Sears is barely surviving in bankruptcy court. But there was a day when Sears was the Amazon of its time. It made the mail-order catal...

February 9th, 2019 |  


Thanks for help with Samaritan’s Purse project

Thanks for help with Samaritan’s Purse project

Thanks for help with Samaritan’s Purse project Because of the generosity of donors in Bellville and across the United States, Operation Christmas...

February 6th, 2019 updated: February 6th, 2019. |  


Butler Clear Fork Adult Center helped 34 families at Christmas

Butler Clear Fork Adult Center helped 34 families at Christmas

Butler Clear Fork Adult Center helped 34 families at Christmas The Holiday Happiness program operated out of the Butler Clear Fork Adult Center to ...

February 6th, 2019 updated: February 6th, 2019. |  


Larry Obhof column: Working for the people of Ohio

Larry Obhof column: Working for the people of Ohio

A few weeks ago, the Ohio Senate began the 133rd General Assembly, the two-year legislative cycle that ends Dec. 31, 2020. I was once again selected b...

February 4th, 2019 |  


Weather good for ice fishing

Weather good for ice fishing

Wow! What a great weekend of weather after battling the major snow storm and then the visit from the polar vortex.The sunny thirty degree days never f...

February 4th, 2019 |  


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