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Camp site, businesses along State Route 97, lining up for village services

BELLVILLE — The Templed Hills camp site located on the edge of the village is planning on using the village’s water supply, at the rate of 15,000 ...

March 8th, 2017 updated: March 8th, 2017. |  


Season ends for Colts at district wrestling tournament

Season ends for Colts at district wrestling tournament

TOLEDO — Clear Fork’s remaining qualifying wrestlers saw their seasons end at the Division III district tournament at Waite High School. Rick T...

March 5th, 2017 updated: March 5th, 2017. |  


Colts’ surprise New London to win sectional basketball title

Colts’ surprise New London to win sectional basketball title

SHELBY — Clear Fork’s late-season run continued Friday with a 61-41 upset win over top-seeded New London in the sectional championship game. Wi...

March 5th, 2017 updated: March 5th, 2017. |  


Events at Butler, Bellvlle libraries announced

Events at Butler, Bellvlle libraries announced

BELLVILLE, BUTLER — A variety of events are being offered at the Butler and Bellville branches of the Richland County Public Library in early Ma...

March 5th, 2017 |  


SBA Offers Working Capital Loans to Ohio Small Businesses Following Secretary of Agriculture Declaration for Drought

ATLANTA - The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced today that federal Economic Injury Disaster Loans are available to small businesses, ...

March 3rd, 2017 updated: March 3rd, 2017. |  


SPORTS


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Season ends for Colts at district wrestling tournament
Colts’ surprise New London to win sectional basketball title

Colts’ surprise New London to win sectional basketball title

SHELBY — Clear Fork’s late-season run continued Friday with a 61-41 upset win over top-seeded New London in the sectional championship game. Wi...

March 5th, 2017 updated: March 5th, 2017. |  


Colts knock off Galion in sectional boys basketball

Colts knock off Galion in sectional boys basketball

SHELBY — With the regular season over after last Friday’s home loss to the Crestline Bulldogs, the Galion Tigers started the post-season on Wednes...

March 2nd, 2017 updated: March 2nd, 2017. |  


Gallery: Colts in D-III sectional wrestling tournament: Photos by Matt Merendino

Gallery: Colts in D-III sectional wrestling tournament: Photos by Matt Merendino

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February 27th, 2017 |  


Colts’ Thomas wins sectional title

Colts’ Thomas wins sectional title

PLYMOUTH — Four Clear Fork wrestlers qualified for this week’s Division III district wrestling tournament at Toledo Waite High School on S...

February 27th, 2017 updated: February 27th, 2017. |  


Rainbow trout being released this spring

Rainbow trout being released this spring

More than 100,000 rainbow trout are expected to be released this spring in 64 Ohio public lakes and ponds, creating excellent fishing opportunities fo...

February 27th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Colts knock off Galion in sectional boys basketball

SBA Offers Working Capital Loans to Ohio Small Businesses Following Secretary of Agriculture Declaration for Drought

ATLANTA - The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced today that federal Economic Injury Disaster Loans are available to small businesses, ...

March 3rd, 2017 updated: March 3rd, 2017. |  


Song, dance, big words reign in Mary Poppins at Clear Fork

Song, dance, big words reign in Mary Poppins at Clear Fork

BELLVILLE — A play with a message, good for people from the youngest age to the old, is in the works at the Clear Fork schools. People who are fa...

March 1st, 2017 updated: March 1st, 2017. |  


Clear Fork student skating for Ronald McDonald charities

Clear Fork student skating for Ronald McDonald charities

BELLVILLE — Clear Fork Middle School seventh grader Bonnie Worby will perform for Skate it Forward at the Ohio Health Ice Haus in Columbus May 6, in...

March 1st, 2017 updated: March 1st, 2017. |  


Children’s museum offering parent/child yoga classes

Children’s museum offering parent/child yoga classes

MANSFIELD — If you and your kids are fans of the Little Buckeye Children’s Museum in Mansfield, they have some interesting things coming up. On...

March 1st, 2017 updated: March 1st, 2017. |  


School menus announced for March

School menus announced for March

CLEAR FORK VALLEY — Menus have been released for March by the Clear Fork School District. MENU FOR HIGH SCHOOL, MIDDLE SCHOOL March 2: Breakfa...

February 28th, 2017 updated: February 28th, 2017. |  


OPINION


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Revere, not reveer, your elders

Revere, not reveer, your elders

McZENA — A great truth everyone should know: you make a vow, then you figure out how to squirrel out of it. For me, getting “out of Dodge” wa...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 18th, 2017. |  


The lure of the shore

The lure of the shore

SARASOTA, FL. — Here’s the dirty truth.I escaped, for a week.You shouldn’t take the “escape” part literally, because it ...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Deer season dates proposed for 2017-18

Deer season dates proposed for 2017-18

Hunters checked 182,169 white-tailed deer throughout Ohio’s 2016-2017 deer season, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. Last y...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Tips on buying a child’s first shotgun

Tips on buying a child’s first shotgun

A few weeks ago, I had a friend ask me for a recommendation on what to purchase for his son’s first shotgun.It took me down memory lane when I w...

February 9th, 2017 |  


Sometimes it’s best to be in the midwest

Sometimes it’s best to be in the midwest

BELLVILLE — Who would have thought it would come to this?Right now, at this very moment, I am quite happy I am sitting in a place that has sunsh...

February 2nd, 2017 |  


Fame and glory: We’re back

Fame and glory: We’re back

MCZENA — Every once in a while there is something on the news that warms the heart. The truth about seeing day to day news — mostly depressing ...

January 25th, 2017 updated: January 28th, 2017. |  


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