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. |  


Bellville Elementary ‘deconstruction starts Monday

Bellville Elementary ‘deconstruction starts Monday

CLEAR FORK VALLEY – Demolition of the 100-year old elementary school building in Bellville will start Monday.A crew of workers from L. J. Irving...

March 21st, 2019 |  


Don’t fall for fake tax bill scam

Don’t fall for fake tax bill scam

MANSFIELD — Some residents in Richland County are receiving letters that are being generated as part of a scam. Richland County Sheriff Steve Sh...

March 21st, 2019 |  



News briefs: Dumpster Day, 4-H meeting and more

News briefs: Dumpster Day, 4-H meeting and more

Dumpster Day is May 11BELLVILLE — Dumpster Day for Bellville and Jefferson Township residents is Saturday, May 11 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. -The dumpst...

March 21st, 2019 |  


Village council looking for a new member

Village council looking for a new member

BELLVILLE – Village council is looking for a new member.Jason Potes, owner of Stoodt’s Market, recently ended his service, saying he neede...

March 21st, 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. |  


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. |