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Easter egg hunt brings out the kids in adults

In a scene more fitting for Christmas than Easter, the first ever Crawford County Junior Achievement Adult Easter Egg Scramble was held at Col. Crawford Friday night.

Resturaunt gets owner who is old an hand

To Galion Mayor Tom O’Leary the Whistle Stop Café on Harding Way East is anchor for Uptowne Galion. For Charlotte Larsen, the hometown diner is a whole lot more.

Carrying on the Pickwick legacy

It has been years since Pickwick Farms has housed dairy cows or horses and the stately brick barns were slowly falling into disrepair. But when a novel idea was voiced to a local teenager, new life was breathed back into the farm.

Three men sentenced to prison – one to jail

Sometimes the first offer is the best one, especially when first-degree felonies are waiting in the wings to be indicted.

Bucyrus students earn superior ratings at district science fair

On Saturday, March 21, fifteen students from the Bucyrus Secondary School competed at the 2015 Marion Area District Science Fair.

County Health Partners begin planning process

The Crawford County Health Partners met Thursday afternoon to discuss the Community Health Assessment and brainstorm the next step of the process.

Galion school district accepting bids for stadium renovations

The Galion City School District Board of Education is seeking professional design services for its stadium renovation project.

Latest drug bust results in two arrested and more heroin seized

The county’s efforts to stop drug traffickers continued Wednesday when police arrested two people as a result of a search warrant.

Ohioans report scam calls from “911”

Attorney General Mike DeWine today warned Ohioans about scam calls that appear to come from the phone number “911” and instruct consumers to contact the Attorney General’s Office to avoid arrest or legal action.

Fair Board signs country star RaeLynn for fair concert

The speculation of what the schedule for the grandstand for the 2015 Crawford County Fair was put to rest Wednesday night during the Crawford County Fair Board meeting.

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Angelina Jolie crowned world’s top feminist icon

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Celebrities protest new Indiana law

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Celebrities call for an Indiana boycott after the passing of a controversial law that could lead to discrimination against gay couples.

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