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10:45 am
Updated: 10:53 am. |    
Art in the Park event in Bellville
8:09 am |    
Library events announced
Bellville Street Fair horse show winners

Bellville Street Fair horse show winners

Riders who did well in the 2016 Bellville Street Fair horse shows have been announced. Showmanship 14 and over, first place, Shelbi Chacey. Show...

September 26th, 2016 updated: September 27th, 2016. |  


25 years of Ohio State memories

25 years of Ohio State memories

It has gone by as fast as Ezekiel Elliott on his way to the end zone with a linebacker and a safety chasing him. This is the twenty-fifth season I ...

September 26th, 2016 updated: September 26th, 2016. |  


Butler looking at land for waste water treatment plant

Butler looking at land for waste water treatment plant

BUTLER — The village of Butler is proceeding with its plans to construct a new waste water treatment plant, and is negotiating with a local land own...

September 25th, 2016 updated: September 27th, 2016. |  


Mansfield Senior scores 42 in wild first half; holds on for 42-39 victory vs. Clear Fork

Mansfield Senior scores 42 in wild first half; holds on for 42-39 victory vs. Clear Fork

BELLVILLE — Friday night’s football game between the Colts and the visiting Tygers of Mansfield Senior was a tail of two halves. The first half se...

September 24th, 2016 updated: September 24th, 2016. |  


Avita makes another purchase for hospital expansion

Avita makes another purchase for hospital expansion

CRESTLINE — To prepare for the official grand opening of Avita Ontario Hospital in February 2017, Avita Health System finalized the purchase of ...

September 23rd, 2016 updated: September 26th, 2016. |  


VIEW FROM THE VALLEY: Old times good, change good

VIEW FROM THE VALLEY: Old times good, change good

A woman who says she was “used to the city life” lives outside Bellville now. And it’s in an area that anyone would identify as far from livi...

September 23rd, 2016 updated: September 23rd, 2016. |  


SPORTS


11:25 am
Updated: 8:17 am. |    
High School Computer Poll, Sept. 26
Clear Fork beats Lexington in OCC girls soccer showdown

Clear Fork beats Lexington in OCC girls soccer showdown

LEXINGTON — Clear Fork traveled to Lexington on Monday night and won a hard fought Ohio Cardinal Conference game, knocking off Lexington, 2-1. Wi...

September 28th, 2016 updated: September 28th, 2016. |  


Rutgers’ inside knowledge not a big concern for OSU

Rutgers’ inside knowledge not a big concern for OSU

COLUMBUS – When Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer looks at film of what former OSU defensive coordinator Chris Ash is doing in his first season ...

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


Time to get ready for duck and goose seasons

Time to get ready for duck and goose seasons

Fall is finally here and with it comes my favorite season which is chasing those ducks and geese.The season could be promising with the continental po...

September 26th, 2016 |  


25 years of Ohio State memories

25 years of Ohio State memories

It has gone by as fast as Ezekiel Elliott on his way to the end zone with a linebacker and a safety chasing him. This is the twenty-fifth season I ...

September 26th, 2016 updated: September 26th, 2016. |  


Mansfield Senior scores 42 in wild first half; holds on for 42-39 victory vs. Clear Fork

Mansfield Senior scores 42 in wild first half; holds on for 42-39 victory vs. Clear Fork

BELLVILLE — Friday night’s football game between the Colts and the visiting Tygers of Mansfield Senior was a tail of two halves. The first half se...

September 24th, 2016 updated: September 24th, 2016. |  


OHSAA FOOTBALL COMPUTER RATINGS Sept. 20, 2016

OHSAA FOOTBALL COMPUTER RATINGS Sept. 20, 2016

Top eight schools from each region in the final report Oct. 30 will qualify for the playoffs. Division I Region 1 - 1. Stow-Munroe Falls (4-0) 9...

September 21st, 2016 updated: September 21st, 2016. |  


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LIFE


10:45 am
Updated: 10:53 am. |    
Art in the Park event in Bellville
Bellville Street Fair horse show winners

Bellville Street Fair horse show winners

Riders who did well in the 2016 Bellville Street Fair horse shows have been announced. Showmanship 14 and over, first place, Shelbi Chacey. Show...

September 26th, 2016 updated: September 27th, 2016. |  


VIEW FROM THE VALLEY: Old times good, change good

VIEW FROM THE VALLEY: Old times good, change good

A woman who says she was “used to the city life” lives outside Bellville now. And it’s in an area that anyone would identify as far from livi...

September 23rd, 2016 updated: September 23rd, 2016. |  


Letter to the editor

Letter to the editor

Thank you for cake auction donations The Clear Fork Music Boosters would like to shout out a big THANK YOU to everyone who donated at the cake auct...

September 23rd, 2016 updated: September 23rd, 2016. |  


Autumn means pumpkins, fun in the Valley

Autumn means pumpkins, fun in the Valley

BELLVILLE — Fall has officially arrived, and people are anticipating the chance to take advantage of the cooler weather. And everyone is getting an ...

September 23rd, 2016 updated: September 23rd, 2016. |  


A big orange fair chair

A big orange fair chair

It may not be the largest, or the most comfortable place to sit at the Bellville Street Fair, but Fairgoer Avery Chalute sits certainly found the most...

September 20th, 2016 updated: September 20th, 2016. |  


Winners named in art show at Bellville Street Fair

Winners named in art show at Bellville Street Fair

Best of Show winners have been announced for the art show held during the Bellville Street Fair last week. Cindy Bishop was named Best of Show in a...

September 20th, 2016 updated: September 20th, 2016. |  


OPINION


7:07 pm
Updated: 7:16 pm. |    
Letter to the editor
Tree stand safety always is important

Tree stand safety always is important

The other evening I decided to take the pup out to work on some long water retrieves before it got dark. It was one of those evenings where we were se...

September 12th, 2016 |  


Let us all see the value of our work

Let us all see the value of our work

You know you have a job to do, but sometimes there is something standing in your way.To write your column, you feel like you have to have the appropri...

September 5th, 2016 |  


Squirrel season opening soon

Squirrel season opening soon

Sept. 1 marks the opener for squirrel season in Ohio and there is no better way to introduce a youngster to hunting. Ohio offers a very liberal and lo...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Crops, trees, rivers and streams soaking up new moisture

Crops, trees, rivers and streams soaking up new moisture

The fortunes of those worried about the parched, dusty trees and crops in the area took a turn upward over the last few days.Rain started in some area...

August 15th, 2016 |  


Dove hunting has challenges

Dove hunting has challenges

It is hard to believe with all this hot and dry weather we have been having that hunting season is right around the corner. Before you know it, the ni...

August 8th, 2016 |  


View from the Valley: It’s the people

A man whose last name is familiar to most folks who live in Bellville and Butler says he can easily tell people what makes this area special.“It...

July 13th, 2016 |  


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