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Wheels of kindness for kids
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TV show finalist to perform
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Pets of the Week
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Pets of the Week

Red Cross urging donors to give for holiday season

COLUMBUS — The American Red Cross is urging eligible donors to give more life to patients now and into the new year by giving blood or platelets...

December 28th, 2017 |  


Make a splash this winter at an indoor Ohio water park

Make a splash this winter at an indoor Ohio water park

Enjoy some “summer time fun” this winter and head over to one of the 10 indoor water parks in Ohio. You don’t need to spend a fortun...

December 28th, 2017 |  


Snow heralds Christmas event

Snow heralds Christmas event

The Mechanicsburg Marching Band brought musical warmth to the otherwise chilly winter day in Mechanicsburg on Saturday. Snow arrived just in time to f...

December 14th, 2017 |  


Big thrills down hills at Ohio’s ski resorts

Big thrills down hills at Ohio’s ski resorts

Are you ready to hit the slopes this winter? Most of Ohio’s ski resorts opened this weekend and those that didn’t will follow suit shortly...

December 14th, 2017 |  


Pets of the Week

Pets of the Week

PAWS Animal Shelter (cat)Marmalade is a sweet girl who enjoys people. Adorable Marmalade is a quiet, orange tabby. She is looking for a good home. She...

December 14th, 2017 |  


Murphy sworn in as new council member

Murphy sworn in as new council member

MECHANICSBURG - Lyndsey Murphy was sworn in as a new Mechanicsburg Village Council member at their regular meeting on Monday, filling the seat vacated...

December 14th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Spinner runs at regional
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Mechanicsburg’s Romero earns wrestling award

STILLWATER, Okla. - The National Wrestling Hall of Fame last Monday announced the state and regional winners for the Dave Schultz High School Excellen...

May 9th, 2017 |  


Falcons, Indians claim titles

Falcons, Indians claim titles

By Justin Millerjmiller@civitasmedia.comCOLUMBUS – Mechanicsburg and Graham each won a state title at the 80th annual OHSAA wrestling championsh...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Indians down Hillclimbers

Indians down Hillclimbers

Mechanicsburg defeated Urbana, 57-53, in the consolation game of the Skeeter Girls Basketball Classic on Saturday, earning third place.The Indians jum...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Harvey bolsters ONU defense

Harvey bolsters ONU defense

David Harvey, a Mechanicsburg graduate and a freshman at Ohio Northern University, just completed his first year of football.Playing for the jayvee sq...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Indians fall in region final

Indians fall in region final

SIDNEY – Marion Local used a sharp passing game to beat Mechanicsburg, 26-15, on Friday in the Division VI, Region 24 final at Sidney Memorial S...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


Stapleton signs intent

Stapleton signs intent

LIMA, Ohio – Elysha Stapleton was among the signees recently introduced on the campus of the University of Northwestern Ohio. Stapleton, a Mecha...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


LIFE


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Bumgardners celebrate 50th
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Elliotts celebrate 60th
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Kauffmans celebrate 70th

Births

Lakeleigh Dawn SeifAshley and Thomas Seif of North Lewisburg announce the birth of a daughter, Lakeleigh Dawn Seif, born at 2:38 p.m. Sept. 10, 2017, ...

September 24th, 2017 |  


Bumgardners celebrate 50th

Bumgardners celebrate 50th

Larry and Barbara Bumgardner of Mechanicsburg celebrated their 50th anniversary Sept. 8. They were married on that date in 1967 by the Rev. Clair Kohr...

September 24th, 2017 |  


Elliotts celebrate 60th

Elliotts celebrate 60th

John and Barbara (Crabtree) Elliott of Woodstock celebrated their 60th anniversary Aug. 17. They were married on that date in 1957 by the Rev. R.E. Ko...

August 22nd, 2017 |  


Births

Owen Riley HeckerOwen Riley Hecker was born July 14, 2017, weighing 8 pounds, 5.8 ounces and measuring 21 ½ inches at Springfield Regional Medica...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Births

Kinslee Taylor EyinkBryan and Jessica Eyink of Mechanicsburg announce the birth of a daughter, Kinslee Taylor Eyink, born at 11:23 p.m. July 5, 2017, ...

July 19th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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New K-9, training resources help keep Ohio families safe

New K-9, training resources help keep Ohio families safe

Having well-trained law enforcement officers has been a priority of mine as Ohio Attorney General. We’ve sought to make the most advanced and cu...

October 31st, 2017 |  


Together for Peace: Respect, safety and dignity for all

Together for Peace: Respect, safety and dignity for all

Imagine a world of cities dedicated to expanding their local peace economy and encouraging a global culture of peace. International Cities of Peace is...

October 24th, 2017 |  


Citizen supports Reiser for school board

It is a privilege and an honor to live in the small village of Mechanicsburg. I am blessed to be able to form life long, up close and very personal fr...

October 24th, 2017 |  


Reader supports Huemmer for school board

I am supporting Tammy Huemmer in her candidacy for the Mechanicsburg Exempted Village School Board. I have known her for over ten years both professio...

October 24th, 2017 |  


Locals support new BOE candidates

As born and raised residents of Mechanicsburg, we are graduates of Mechanicsburg School with two children who have graduated and one currently enrolle...

October 24th, 2017 |  


DeLong’s co-worker endorses his candidacy

If I lived in Mechanicsburg, my vote for Mechanicsburg Exempted Village School Board would be Scott DeLong. I don’t live in Mechanicsburg, but I...

October 24th, 2017 |  


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