Attendees at Marion Goodwill’s Annual Meeting Hear from Inspirational Speaker

Brett Eastburn

Goodwill’s Annual Meeting and Awards Banquet was held on Thursday, October 23, 2014 to reflect on the past year and to honor program recipients, volunteers, and community partners for their commitment to Goodwill’s mission. Brett Eastburn was the featured speaker. Brett was born with a condition he calls Quadmembral Limbs Deficiency, which means he has […]

Retired Teachers to Install New Officers for 2015-17

Marion City-County Retired Teachers Association (MCCRTA) will meet Monday, November 3, 2014 at 12:00 noon for a buffet lunch ($14 for those who have made advanced reservations), followed immediately by a program at Country Gatherings, 1775 Marion-Waldo Road. This is the last meeting of the fall season, with the next meeting set for Monday, March […]

Canaan UMC Holding Fall Bazaar & Bake Sale

Canaan United Methodist Church will hold a Fall Bazaar & Bake Sale, sponsored by Canaan Women’s Fellowship, on Saturday, November 1, 2014 from 9am to 4pm in the Community House behind the church, 2006 County Rd 59, Edison, Ohio 43320 (corner of County Roads 28 and 59). Lunch will be served, including shredded chicken sandwiches, […]

Sheriff Tim Bailey’s Office Enforces Traffic Safety for Halloween

Marion County Sheriff Tim Bailey says his office will be participating in a countywide traffic detail targeting speed and alcohol related violations for Halloween.  Deputies will be conducting extra traffic enforcement and patrol on October 31st for Trick-Or-Treat night. The following is the area Trick-or-Treat schedule: Prospect Village – October 30th 5pm to 6:30pm Parade […]

25th annual Ohio Valley Christmas Craft Show is Sunday

Ohio Valley Christmas Craft Show

This Sunday November 2nd, 2014 the 25th annual Ohio Valley Christmas Craft Show will be held on the Marion County Fairgrounds in Marion. Show starts at 10 am till 4 pm for this one day show. The show will feature exhibitors in two buildings, from all over Ohio selling hand crafted, one of a kind […]

State Agencies Collaborate to Increase Child Support Collections

In the past six years, state officials said Ohio has decreased by more than half the number of people coming to prison for not paying child support, saving taxpayers money. Agency partnerships, locally operated programs and legislative changes have led to the drastic decrease in those coming to prison, allowing these individuals to stay in […]

Marion YMCA Holding Stroke Clinic for High School Swimmers

YMCA Red Logo

The Marion Family YMCA will be offering a Stroke Clinic November 3-6, 2014. This clinic will offer techniques for every swimming stroke. There will also be basic introduction to turns, starts and many different drills. The times are beginners 3:30PM-4:30PM and Advanced 4:30 PM-5:30 PM. This clinic will be coached by Debbie Sheehan the current […]

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