‘Deconstruction’ work has started at Bellville school

‘Deconstruction’ work has started at Bellville school

BELLVILLE – The first bit of the 100 year-old elementary school building in Bellville was taken down Monday. The gym area, to the east of the bui...

March 26th, 2019 updated: March 26th, 2019. |  


Bill to make Ohio’s roads safer receives second hearing

Bill to make Ohio’s roads safer receives second hearing

COLUMBUS — House Bill 106, sponsored by Rep. Gary Scherer (R) and Rep. Michael Sheehy (D), proposes to save lives on Ohio’s roads by providing nov...

March 25th, 2019 updated: March 25th, 2019. |  


Hospice names new medical director

Hospice names new medical director

ASHLAND — Longtime Medina physician Dr. Kenelm McCormick has been named the primary medical director of Hospice of North Central Ohio (HNCO). McC...

March 25th, 2019 updated: March 25th, 2019. |  



Annual tree seedling sale benefits Clear Fork FFA

Annual tree seedling sale benefits Clear Fork FFA

BELLVILLE — Clear Fork Future Farmers of America (FFA) Alumni, in partnership with Richland Soil and Water Conservation District (Richland SWCD), wi...

March 25th, 2019 updated: March 25th, 2019. |  


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. |