Summer cooling assistance available through program with AEP

Summer cooling assistance available through program with AEP

GAHANNA — The AEP Ohio Neighbor to Neighbor Program is now accepting applications for utility assistance grants for the 2018 summer cooling season. ...

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


Dr. Buker’s desk comes home to Bellville … in a gift donation to museum

Dr. Buker’s desk comes home to Bellville … in a gift donation to museum

BELLVILLE — Recently the Bellville Jefferson Township museum received a large number of artifacts accumulated by the E.E. Long family. These were do...

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


County commissioners group calls for more cooperation between counties, state

County commissioners group calls for more cooperation between counties, state

COLUMBUS — The County Commissioners Association of Ohio (CCAO) on Monday called for a stronger partnership between state and county government as th...

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



Honda Indy 200 coming to Mid-Ohio this weekend

Honda Indy 200 coming to Mid-Ohio this weekend

LEXINGTON — The most-anticipated event on the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course lineup is finally here. The Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio is next week, Jul...

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


Ohio State collaborations extend far beyond campus: Gorman-Rupp part of recent visit

Ohio State collaborations extend far beyond campus: Gorman-Rupp part of recent visit

MANSFIELD — Faculty, staff and students from The Ohio State University hit the road last week for the annual Roads Scholars Tour, a two-day bus tour...

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


New business group incorporates many communities

New business group incorporates many communities

MANSFIELD — Community Business Connections is a networking organization of small businesses with members from Galion, Marion, Delaware, Mount Gilead...

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


Despite office closure, Star will continue to be a part of Bellville

Despite office closure, Star will continue to be a part of Bellville

Recently, Aim Media Midwest, which owns the Bellville Star and several other newspapers in Ohio, made a decision to close the Star’s office in downt...

July 12th, 2018 updated: September 15th, 2018. |  


Wishmaker House changing hands

Wishmaker House changing hands

BELLVILLE — A local landmark has been sold. The Wishmaker House Bed & Breakfast, once chosen as the Best B&B in the state by Ohio Magazin...

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


Rob Portman column: Tax reform making a difference

Rob Portman column: Tax reform making a difference

Tax reform and tax cut legislation that passed at the end of last year has now been in place for six months. It’s time to take stock of how it’s w...

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