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OBITUARY
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Sleeping Beauty: once upon a dream

Area students named to college groups

BELLVILLE — Students from the Clear Fork valley area have been recognized at the colleges they attend.Two who graduated from Clear Fork High Sch...

November 15th, 2016 |  


Sleeping Beauty: once upon a dream

Sleeping Beauty: once upon a dream

Scenes people are going to see soon at the Clear Fork Middle School auditorium are going to transport viewers far, far away.To a place most only dream...

November 14th, 2016 updated: November 14th, 2016. |  


Veterans, students, do battle at Bellville Elementary

Veterans, students, do battle at Bellville Elementary

Bright-eyed students at the Bellville Elementary School were treated to a taste of military life this week when they met with two officers from the 17...

November 9th, 2016 |  


Banks: ready to work for Richland County

Banks: ready to work for Richland County

BELLVILLE — The person who’s just been elected Richland County Commissioner will tell you he is very familiar with all the nooks and crann...

November 8th, 2016 updated: November 11th, 2016. |  


Election 2016: Banks wins seat on Richland County Board of Commissioners

Election 2016: Banks wins seat on Richland County Board of Commissioners

BELLVILLE — Mayor Darrell Banks said he is “tickled” by the results of the election Tuesday, which put him in place as a new Richland County com...

November 8th, 2016 updated: November 8th, 2016. |  


SPORTS


Tips for properly cooking venison

Tips for properly cooking venison

The deer gun season is arriving shortly and by the number of bucks I’ve seen running lately, the rut is here as well. In this week’s artic...

November 21st, 2016 |  


2016 OHSAA FOOTBALL PLAYOFFSRegional Semifinal Pairings

2016 OHSAA FOOTBALL PLAYOFFSRegional Semifinal Pairings

Editor’s note: Home team listed first; pairings shown with seeds and overall recordsDIVISION IGames at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 11Region 11 Solon ...

November 10th, 2016 |  


Deer gun season starts this month

Deer gun season starts this month

Deer hunting is an extremely popular activity for sportsmen statewide, and Ohio’s white-tailed deer continue to provide hunters across the state...

November 7th, 2016 |  


2016 OHSAA FOOTBALL PLAYOFFSRegional Semifinal Pairings

2016 OHSAA FOOTBALL PLAYOFFSRegional Semifinal Pairings

Editor’s note: Home team listed first; pairings shown with seeds and overall recordsDIVISION IGames at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 11Region 11 Solon ...

November 6th, 2016 |  


Buckeyes thrash ‘Huskers

Buckeyes thrash ‘Huskers

COLUMBUS – The uniforms were a throwback to 1916 but the game looked more like a replay of the first four games of this season when Ohio State&#...

November 6th, 2016 |  


Big Tenstrong armshigh schools

Big Tenstrong armshigh schools

COLUMBUS – Why did the Big Ten announce this week it will begin playing six football games a season on Fridays, starting in 2017?Because it coul...

November 5th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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Bellville breast cancer survivor urges area residents to be aware

Bellville breast cancer survivor urges area residents to be aware

BELLVILLE — A Bellville resident was one of a half dozen people wearing pink at October events emphasizing the need for more awareness about breast ...

November 1st, 2016 updated: October 31st, 2016. |  


Calendar

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GIVE CAMPAIGN AT BNOC The Bellville Neighborhood Outreach Center is starting its Simply Give campaign where people can buy a $10 card at a Meijer g...

October 30th, 2016 updated: October 30th, 2016. |  


Russ Kent: Long-time Mansfield columnist Ron Simon has died

Russ Kent: Long-time Mansfield columnist Ron Simon has died

North central Ohio is a little less interesting today. Long-time Mansfield News Journal columnist Ron Simon has died. I knew this was coming, bu...

October 29th, 2016 updated: October 29th, 2016. |  


Photo gallery: Bellville Halloween Parade, Oct. 27, 2016. Photos by Walt Butler

Photo gallery: Bellville Halloween Parade, Oct. 27, 2016. Photos by Walt Butler

[caption id="attachment_7827" align="alignnone" width="219"] Bellville Halloween Parade, 2016. Photo by Walt Butler[/caption] [caption id="attachme...

October 29th, 2016 updated: October 29th, 2016. |  


Photo Gallery: Clear Fork at West Holmes, 2016. Photos by Walt Butler

Photo Gallery: Clear Fork at West Holmes, 2016. Photos by Walt Butler

[caption id="attachment_7854" align="alignnone" width="300"] Clear Fork traveled to West Holmes for their final regular season football game on Friday...

October 29th, 2016 updated: October 29th, 2016. |  


Bellville fifth graders learn about voting

Bellville fifth graders learn about voting

BELLVILLE — Youngsters in the fifth grade at Bellville Elementary School are gaining a little information they feel would be good to share with othe...

October 27th, 2016 updated: October 27th, 2016. |  


OPINION


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Deer gun season starts this month

Deer gun season starts this month

Deer hunting is an extremely popular activity for sportsmen statewide, and Ohio’s white-tailed deer continue to provide hunters across the state...

November 7th, 2016 |  


Prayer to the God of language: don’t misuse

Prayer to the God of language: don’t misuse

By my count, about 2,000 words — some of them loaded, some of them lame — have been squandered on come-ons unwilling recipients are gettin...

November 3rd, 2016 |  


Russ Kent: Long-time Mansfield columnist Ron Simon has died

Russ Kent: Long-time Mansfield columnist Ron Simon has died

North central Ohio is a little less interesting today. Long-time Mansfield News Journal columnist Ron Simon has died. I knew this was coming, bu...

October 29th, 2016 updated: October 29th, 2016. |  


Fish and wildlife doing well in Ohio

Fish and wildlife doing well in Ohio

Last week, I opened my mailbox and found the winter issue of Wild Ohio, a great publication put out by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, had a...

October 25th, 2016 |  


Fish and wildlife doing well in Ohio

Fish and wildlife doing well in Ohio

The first clear photographic evidence of a black bear sow with cubs in Ohio has been recorded in Ashtabula County, according to the Ohio Department of...

October 24th, 2016 |  


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