Marion YMCA Offering Another LIVESTRONG® Session


The Fall LIVESTRONG program will be starting back up the week of September 8, 2014 at the Marion Family YMCA. The LIVESTRONG at the YMCA is a research-based, physical activity and well-being initiative that is designed to help people affected by cancer reach their holistic health goals. The LIVESTRONG at the YMCA program is for […]

RV FFA Members Attend Washington Leadership Conference

RV FFA Washington Trip

Every year, FFA members join from across the nation to better their leadership skills and learn how to take action on those skills in their chapter. While touring our nation’s capital and seeing the overwhelming amount of landmarks, attendees at the Washington Leadership Conference in Washington D.C. are introduced to different ways of getting their […]

Registration Open for Yoga Classes at the Palace Theatre

Marion Palace Theatre

The Marion Palace Theatre offers Yoga classes for adults year round. The next session of Yoga will begin September 8, 2014 for beginning students and September 10, 2014 for advanced students. Interested participants are asked to register by phone or in person at least one week before the first class. Yoga students rave about the […]

Marion Chamber Cuts Ribbon at Outdoor Education Center

ECO Media

The Marion Area Chamber of Commerce participated in a ribbon cutting for ECO Center, LLC, on Wednesday, August 20, 2014.  ECO Center, LLC is an outdoor education center located at 1757 County Road 59 in Caledonia, OH. On September 6th, 2014 they are opening their doors to the public with the launch of its first […]

Schumer Named New Buyer/Trader at Sims Brothers Recycling

Dave Schumer

Dave Schumer has joined Sims Brothers Recycling as buyer/trader: ferrous, non-ferrous and non-metallics.  The announcement was made by Garrett Tracey, chief operating officer and chief commercial officer. Schumer’s responsibilities will include working with commercial customers to develop turnkey, single-source environmentally-compliant scrap management solutions that include some or all of the following services: purchase, collection, transportation, […]

State Agents Urge Witnesses to Not Turn Their Backs

As students at Ohio’s colleges begin returning to campus, agents with the Ohio Department of Public Safety’s Ohio Investigative Unit want to remind everyone Don’t turn your back, ACT. Drugging drinks, or drink tampering, happens to both female and males, at bars or even house parties, and often leads to sexual assault or robbery. “We […]

Paving to Begin on Large Extension of Marion Bike Trail

Tallgrass Trail

Barricades will be erected on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at the end of the currently paved section (at the first bridge) of the Marion Tallgrass Trail. The closed section of trail will extend across Herr Road and State Route 203 to Espyville Road. This partial closure will protect trail visitors while Kokosing Construction Company prepares […]

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