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2019 Independence Day fireworks celebration

Here's where to watch Independence Day fireworks in Central Ohio. JUNE 29: Olentangy - Summer Bash Fireworks will be held Olentangy High School at 10 ...

Hundreds turn out for Miss Ohio parade in downtown Mansfield  Mansfield News Journal

MANSFIELD - As a kid, Alli Lange used to go to the Renaissance Theatre to watch the annual Miss Ohio competition. Every year she exited the historical venue ...

GALLERY: Ontario High School Prom 2019 | Proms and Graduations  Richland Source

Ontario juniors and seniors walked the red carpet on their way to the Hollywood themed prom dance Saturday night at Ontario High School.

10 Days of Courage: Ontario High School's Mikey Tagg  Richland Source

Mikey Tagg and his family, as well as the entire Ontario student body, have refused to allow his Down syndrome to define who he is.

Racers tweak their rides for Soap Box Derby  Mansfield News Journal

This year's derby will be Saturday, June 22 at North Main Street between Fourth and Sixth streets in downtown Mansfield.

Ontario Middle School Cancels LGBT Event For Student Safety

ONTARIO, OH - When several people at Ontario Middle School organized an LGBT Support Day, many were hoping that the event would help minorities in the ...

Ontario student with Down syndrome is known for spreading joy  Richland Source

If you've met Mikey Tagg then you know what joy looks like. The 18-year-old Ontario senior embodies exuberance and excitement — and he's not afraid to share ...

Pick a team: Red vs White Wine theme of Kingwood event  Mansfield News Journal

MANSFIELD - Kingwood Center Gardens has planned its third annual Wine Walk to take place from 6 to 9 p.m. June 22. This year's theme is Red Wine vs White ...

Ontario High School 2018 graduation | Proms and Graduations  Richland Source

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10 local students recognized for their courage | Thrive  Richland Source

"Society often overcompensates mediocrity while lightly passing over acts of extra courage, effort, and excellence." -- Brigadier Bill McGowan.

Mansfield Art Center opens 2019 regional high school exhibition  Richland Source

The Mansfield Art Center will open its 2019 regional high school exhibition and Mansfield City Schools K-8 Art Show on Saturday, March 16. The event runs ...

Ontario school board hires last two teachers, approves bus purchase plan  Richland Source

ONTARIO -- With the hiring of the final two new teachers Tuesday evening, the Ontario Local Board of Education is ready to welcome students through the doors ...

Countywide active shooter training planned at Ontario High School  Mansfield News Journal

ONTARIO - The Ontario Police Department, in cooperation with the Richland County Sheriff's Office, Mansfield Police Department, Ohio Highway Patrol, Shelby ...

Ontario swim teams sweep Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference titles  Richland Source

ONTARIO -- Ontario's boys' and girls' teams both earned titles Wednesday in the Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference Swimming Championships. The Warriors girls' ...

10 Days of Courage: St. Peter's High School's Jordan Tabor  Richland Source

Jordan Tabor is a success story. The St. Peter's High School student was diagnosed with autism at 4 years old. He attended two different preschools and ...

10 Days of Courage: Shelby High School's Megan Owen  Richland Source

Imagine waking up every day of your life hoping that breathing wouldn't be a struggle.

Ontario's Joe Balogh inducted to the Ohio High School Basketball Coaches Hall of Fame  Mansfield News Journal

COLUMBUS — Ontario boys basketball coach Joe Balogh's name is scripted on the hardwood of the O-Rena at Ontario High School.

10 Days of Courage: Clear Fork High School's Aaron Farnsworth  Richland Source

Aaron Farnsworth was diagnosed with muscular dystrophy at the age of 3. He has associated weakness throughout his trunk, arms and legs.

Drug Free Seniors Visit Stingel Elementary Schoolers

ONTARIO, OH - A few of Ontario High School's Drug-Free Seniors stopped by Stingel Elementary School Friday morning to talk about making healthy choices, ...

10 Days of Courage: Madison Comprehensive High School's Jimmy Baumberger  Richland Source

Jimmy Baumberger may appear to be a typical high school senior, but he has conquered significant hurdles to become the young man he is today.

Scoreboard: Madison Lady Rams take Wooster into 4 overtimes  Mansfield News Journal

It is another great week for high school sports. Let's check out how your favorite teams did this week. Check back every day for more results.

10 Days of Courage: Mansfield Senior's Taylor Bush | Thrive  Richland Source

Taylor Bush has persevered despite many obstacles.

Ontario students' musical, vocal talent on display at Cabaret May 5  Richland Source

The vocal and musical talents of students at Ontario High School will be showcased in a much-anticipated, end-of-the-year performance known as Cabaret on ...

Lineup announced for Ontario's summer concert series | Life & Culture News  Richland Source

Ontario Youth Sports has announced the lineup for this summer's Concerts in the Park series. The bi-weekly concert series will kick off Tuesday, June 25 at ...

Ontario School Resource Officer Moves On After 10 Years

ONTARIO, OH - For over 10 years, Officer Adam Gongwer of the Ontario Police Department has been helping students and parents as the School Resource ...

Ontario celebrates the season by lighting Christmas tree at Marshall Park  Richland Source

Dozens of residents gathered Thursday evening as the city of Ontario lit up its Christmas tree. The occasion was celebrated with cookies, hot chocolate and ...

Ontario teen's 5K on May 5 to raise awareness for diabetes  Richland Source

ONTARIO -- Paige Divelbiss is a 15-year-old Ontario High School freshmen who was recently diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. To raise awareness for the ...

Pedestrian hit in front of Ontario High School  Mansfield News Journal

A teen was struck by a pickup truck Tuesday on Shelby-Ontario Road in front of Ontario High School; Ontario police said teen was talking and conscious.

GALLERY: Ontario High School Prom 2018 | Proms and Graduations  Richland Source

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Ontario woman trades smoking for running | Thrive  Richland Source

Jennifer Taylor, 44, was a smoker of 22 years before she became an avid runner.

Richland County schools earn mixed marks on state report cards  Mansfield News Journal

"An unintentional reporting error appears to have negatively impacted Mansfield City Schools' district report card," superintendent says.

Lexington survives late rally to defeat Ontario in cross-county rivalry  Richland Source

Lexington held off a late Ontario rally on Saturday night to claim a 50-43 win in the annual cross-country rivalry.

Officers enhance safety this school year with active shooter training  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

ONTARIO, Ohio -- Law enforcement personnel from across Richland County took part in an active shooter drill Wednesday at a high school outside of Mansfield.

Ontario Recreation Department plans Oct. 27 Haunted Trail event  Richland Source

Ontario's recreation department will hold a one-day Halloween-themed event at the end of the month.

Shelby woman's unwavering hope, strength helps her push past obstacles  Richland Source

Lynn Friebel, 55, has a half-glass-full attitude when presented with trials and tribulations.

Scoreboard: Ontario coach Joe Balogh picks up career win No. 550  Mansfield News Journal

It is another great week for high school sports. Let's check out how your favorite teams did this week. Check back every day for more results.

10 Days of Courage: Lexington High School's William Schaefer  Richland Source

William Schaefer's life was altered at the age of 14 with a diagnosis of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.

Richland Source to launch health & wellness section in 2019  Richland Source

Richland Source will launch a health and wellness section called "Thrive!" in February 2019 thanks to a partnership with OhioHealth.

Scoreboard: Pearson's big night lifts Ontario to win  Mansfield News Journal

It is another great week for high school sports. Let's check out how your favorite teams did this week. Check back every day for more results.

10 Days of Courage: Mansfield Christian's Brynn McQuate | Thrive  Richland Source

Resilient. That's one of the best words to describe Mansfield Christian student Brynn McQuate.

Claudia Cummins' yoga, meditation classes center on community  Richland Source

Mats of various colors lay sprawled across the floor as conversations carry on among what appear to be longtime friends.

Spring clean your health to help avoid type 2 diabetes  Richland Source

Get a jumpstart on spring cleaning by freshening up your health and wellness habits to prevent a largely preventable disease — type 2 diabetes.

My awkward attempt at aerial yoga | Thrive  Richland Source

Well, that was interesting… is just one way to describe my first attempt at aerial yoga. Another term for it is “awkward.” I knew it would be challenging, especially ...

K.E. McCartney employees see benefits of working out together  Richland Source

K.E. McCartney & Associates is taking a proactive approach to ensuring the health and wellness of its employees.

Don't dismiss the seriousness of seasonal depression  Richland Source

Even though Punxsutawney Phil could not find his shadow (meaning we should be in for an early spring), it's important to consult a doctor if you experience ...

Richland Co. ranks 64th healthiest county in Ohio  Richland Source

Richland County slipped seven spots, from 57th to 64th, among Ohio's 88 counties in the annual Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin ...

New autism center slated to open in Mansfield in mid-August  Richland Source

The Reach Inc., an autism center, is setting up shop at 273 Cline Ave. in Mansfield.

Sar Shalom moves into former UAW Hall in Ontario  Richland Source

Sar Shalom Messianic Congregation has moved into the former United Auto Workers Local 549 union hall in Ontario.

Mansfield couple shares how they've kept love alive for 38 years  Richland Source

MANSFIELD -- Ah, Valentine's Day — the day devoted to celebrating love.

Scoreboard: Lexington Minutemen dominate Upper Sandusky for big win  Mansfield News Journal

It is another great week for high school sports. Let's check out how your favorite teams did this week. Check back every day for more results. Attention coaches: If ...

Richland Academy dancers with the Nutcracker Ballet at Shelby High School  Richland Source

Richland Academy dancers will bring Richland County its most celebrated holiday tradition with its fourth annual production of The Nutcracker Ballet on Nov.

Autism Awareness Month: Mansfield families talk early intervention, involvement  Richland Source

Kitrina and Steven Creasey's child, Steven Jr., was diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder when he was about two years old.

Ontario football players to honor coach Roger Copeland on Aug. 25  Richland Source

A group of 372 Ontario High School football players who played for head coach Roger Copeland have been invited to attend a ceremonial unveiling of a plaque ...

Lex grad says life is worth living after attempted suicide  Richland Source

Mike Noser, 39, views life differently after trying to end his own at 28 years old.

Diana S. Kling | Obituaries  Richland Source

Diana S. Kling, 46, of Mansfield, passed away on Friday, April 12, 2019. Diana was born on January 5, 1973 to Sandra Gossett and John Renchen. She was ...

Lex stops Ontario in overtime for 400th win  Richland Source

LEXINGTON — The Minutemen had to work overtime to secure the 400th win in program history.

Ontario Warriors stun Lexington Minutemen with two fourth-quarter scores  Mansfield News Journal

Warriors score twice in the fourth quarter to stun Lexington at home.

Scoreboard: Lexington Minutemen rebound with big win over OG  Mansfield News Journal

It is another great week for high school sports. Let's check out how your favorite teams did this week. Check back every day for more results.

After changing volleyball culture, Ontario Lady Warriors now enjoying wins  Mansfield News Journal

The 2017 Ontario Lady Warriors put up the first winning season of the last 10 years. How did they change that losing culture?

A little thanks goes a long way | Thrive  Richland Source

Richland Source has a tradition called Thank You Thursday which involves writing thank-you notes to people (originally this took place on Thursdays, hence the ...

33 Forever honors Lexington grad's life, aims to help those affected by depression  Richland Source

From the ashes of a tragic loss, comes the creation of an organization that seeks to spread hope and healing to those with depression and anxiety.

Mansfield family celebrates life of million-dollar baby  Richland Source

MANSFIELD -- When Tiffany Montgomery rocks her baby girl to sleep, she's holding a million-dollar miracle in her arms.

Mansfield Art Center hosting regional high school exhibition featuring top area talent  Mansfield News Journal

The exhibition will run from Saturday to April 14. It will feature the best work of artists from 17 schools in the region.

KV Market to feature full-service grocery store and a convenience shop  Mansfield News Journal

KV Market aiming to open April 18 at 359 W. Fourth St.; Site of former E & B Market to provide neighborhood with full-*service* grocery store again.

Shelby woman becomes figure competitor after cancer, rare tumor  Richland Source

Megan Davidson, 27, of Shelby, received some of the best and worst news of her life in 2012.

Richland Public Health restaurant inspections, Nov. 1-7  Mansfield News Journal

The following restaurant inspections with critical violations were conducted by Richland Public Health between Nov. 1 and 7.

Celebrate Pi Day with this rustic apple tart recipe by Blackbird Bakery  Richland Source

Happy Pi Day! To celebrate, give this recipe from Blackbird Bakery a whirl. It's a healthier take on one of the nation's most beloved desserts: apple pie.

Go Figure! Local athletes seeing gold as championships start to pile up  Mansfield News Journal

MANSFIELD - Spring sports are starting to heat up with tournament and championship meet weeks picking up. Let's see how your favorite athletes did last week ...

Ashland fitness instructor to hold final Zumbathon at the Reformatory March 17  Richland Source

Sandy Lykins of Fit With Sandy in Ashland plans to go out with a bang.

Motherhood is a marathon | Thrive |  Richland Source

As you read this, picture me yawning and staring blankly at my computer screen while my seven-month-old shouts gibberish in the background as he kicks his ...

Rotary Club cleans up Mansfield | Thrive  Richland Source

Dave Crawford believes everyone can play a part in cleaning up the environment.

Shelby newlyweds pay off $33K of debt in 13 months  Richland Source

Caitlin McKelvey wasn't initially sold on taking an aggressive approach to paying off student loans. It took some coaxing from her husband Kyle, who introduced ...

Keeping up with the commissioner: Marilyn John prioritizes health around a busy schedule  Richland Source

When confronted with a busy schedule, it's easy to toss healthy practices out the window.

Mansfielder writes new book on spiritual psychology | Life & Culture News  Richland Source

Dr. Walter Kania of Mansfield has penned his fifth book called “Spiritual Psychology.”

Scoreboard: Ontario Lady Warriors pick up big non-league win over Mansfield Senior  Mansfield News Journal

It is another great week for high school sports. Let's check out how your favorite teams did this week. Check back every day for more results.

OSU-Mansfield student operates hospital coffee shop  Mansfield News Journal

19-year-old Pioneer graduate operates Keat's Coffee in the lobby of OhioHealth Mansfield Hospital, 335 Glessner Ave.

Mansfield woman finds healing through faith, music | Thrive  Richland Source

The expression “thank God” is often uttered as a causal response to a trivial pleasure.

Gianna Gallo crowned Miss Ontario | Life & Culture News  Richland Source

Gianna Gallo felt like she was dreaming Saturday night, but she wasn't. The Ontario High School senior was crowned the 2018 Miss Ontario by the 2017 ...

Why laughter really is the best medicine | Thrive  Richland Source

When's the last time you had a good laugh? Maybe it happened just recently while watching a cat video on YouTube or seeing a funny meme. Whatever the ...

Mansfield couple embarks on health & wellness journey together  Richland Source

Chris and Cristine Skelnik didn't wait for New Year's to roll around to start making healthier choices.

Can you still get the flu when it's not flu season?  Richland Source

In short, yes. The influenza virus circulates year-round, with flu season usually peaking between December and February. “We usually start seeing influenza ...

Community rallies to support Ontario teen recovering from burns  Richland Source

ONTARIO — Colton Turnbaugh, an Ontario High School freshman, is recovering from second- and third-degree burns on the right side of his body, said his aunt, ...

UH Samaritan building new $17M facility in Madison, bringing jobs to the area  Richland Source

A new University Hospitals Samaritan Medical Center facility will be constructed where the former Big Lots building on Ashland Road is located.

Part I: Mansfield man with dementia scammed out of $185K  Richland Source

A Mansfield man was scammed out of $185000 by a woman alleging to be his caregiver.

Gary Allen Jones | Obituaries  Richland Source

Although there was no way of knowing or any sort of planning, his last day was spent just as he would have wanted it - surrounded by his family and.

Ontario takes a toll on Bellville Clear Fork  Ashland Source

Mixing just the right ingredients, Ontario cooked Bellville Clear Fork 6-2 in an Ohio high school baseball matchup on April 23.

Panchos Tacos: How to make crave-worthy guacamole  Richland Source

No Cinco de Mayo party is complete without guacamole. Here to show you how to make this delectable dip is Panchos Tacos restaurant in Mansfield.

Ontario grad to lead new HER Realtors office in downtown Mansfield  Richland Source

Adam Thornton, Ontario High School graduate of 2000, is opening a new community office for HER Realtors in downtown Mansfield.

Project Lifesaver aids in locating missing people with Alzheimer's, dementia  Richland Source

Project Lifesaver is a program that involves the use of radio frequency technology to help find missing individuals, many of whom are afflicted with Alzheimer's, ...

Crawford County Sports Hall of Fame inducts new class March 30  Richland Source

The Crawford County Sports Hall of Fame Induction Banquet is 5 p.m. on Saturday, March 30 at the Trillium Event Center, 1630 E. Southern Ave., Bucyrus.

Mark Shaum | Obituaries  Richland Source

Mark Shaum, 61, of Ontario, passed away Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018 due to complications in his battle with lung cancer. He was surrounded by family and friends ...

Part I: Congregate meal sites, home-delivered meals are 'more than just a meal'  Richland Source

Senior citizens have the option of receiving home-delivered meals via the Area Agency on Aging (if they meet eligibility requirements) or grabbing a bite at any ...

Growing your own produce? Don't make these 7 mistakes  Richland Source

Growing your own produce can be a cost-effective way to ensure you're getting enough fruits and veggies in your diet.

Madison Rams sweep Ontario Warriors in area soccer showdown  Mansfield News Journal

The Madison Rams boys and girls soccer teams picked up wins over the Ontario Warriors on Thursday night in a battle for area bragging rights.

Mansfield Symphony Chorus joins with school choirs to Sing Out on Oct. 21  Richland Source

MANSFIELD -- The Mansfield Symphony Chorus will join forces with our region's finest high school choirs for “Sing Out! A Choral Celebration” on October 21 at ...

WATCH: All the Countdown to Christmas Videos | Education  Richland Source

Open those presents and we'll take care of the music. Actually, the local high school choirs will do that for all of us. Here's a compilation of the north central.

Richland County Boys Basketball Power Poll: Tygers holding strong at No. 1  Mansfield News Journal

Another week of high school basketball is in the rear view mirror, but it's another week with Mansfield Senior topping the Richland County Power Poll.

Ontario grad to compete in Miss Earth United States pageant  Richland Source

Maddie McGee, Ontario High School graduate of 2017, will compete in the Miss Earth United States pageant, which will take place July 10 to 14 in Washington, ...

Mental Health Month: Families helping families through NAMI  Richland Source

Melissa Mabe's brother died by suicide almost 10 years ago.

Local chefs dish out veggie-packed soup recipes  Richland Source

There's nothing better than a nice bowl of soup to warm you up when it's cold outside.

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