2022-03-21

Monarch Youth Wrestlers Flex Their Muscle


MARION – Marysville Youth Wrestling Team sent nine grapplers to the Division 1-4 Ohio Wrestling Association for Youth (OHWAY) State Wrestling tournament in Marion this past weekend and the nine Monarchs scored a combined 129 points, finishing 10th out of 218 teams represented in the state tournament, putting them in the 96th percentile. Wrestling in Division 4, Keegen Andrews and […]

Heflin Caterers Celebrate Diamond Anniversary


Roy Heflin is a man on the move. When we heard that Ohio General Assembly officially passed a resolution commending Heflin Caterers for their 75 years as a family-owned and operated business and being something of a legend in southeast Union County – a resolution introduced by Representative Tracy Richardson (R-Marysville) – naturally we wanted the story. We called Mr. […]

Workman Urges “Gas-Tax” Moratorium, Crack Down On Human Trafficking In Ohio


Jeremiah Workman, a disabled Marine who was wounded in the second battle of Fallujah was becoming more and more distraught about the state of political discourse here in the United States since his medical discharge from the Corps as a result of the injuries he received in action. “Republicans and Democrats can’t even sit at the same table anymore,” Mr. […]

Fybr Maintenance May Restrict Uptown Parking


The City of Marysville has issued a notice that Fybr – the company that manages the Uptown parking sensors – will be in Marysville Tuesday, March 22, through Thursday, March 24, to perform maintenance on the parking sensors. Parking will be restricted intermittently throughout the maintenance updates.

SVSM Wins Record 10th Title, Pick Central Stuns Centerville


While March Madness was taking over your TV, some madness of its own was happening in the Schottenstein Center in Columbus Sunday as four new OHSAA boys basketball state champions were crowned.   Division I Pickerington Central put a stop sign in front of Centerville’s 45-game winning streak Sunday as Central knocked off the Elks, 55–48, in the Division I […]

Warm Temperatures Don’t Always Mean Warm Water

Cold water will cool a body 25 times faster than cold air of the same temperature.

COLUMBUS – With spring temperatures expected this week, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) is reminding Ohioans that warmer weather does not mean warmer water. Water temperatures in lakes and streams are still very cold, and even the best swimmers could experience exhaustion and symptoms of hypothermia in just minutes. Nearly 90% of boating fatalities are due to drowning, […]

Library Links




Storytime Break Monday, March 28-Friday, April 2 We are on a storytime break this week. Regular storytimes resume Monday, April 5.   Friends of the Library Book Sale Monday, March 28—9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 29—9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 30—9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m. Thursday, March 31—9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m. Friday, April 1—10:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. Saturday, April 2—10:00 a.m.—4:00 p.m. Sunday, […]

Susan Marie Alexander

Susan Marie Alexander, 64, of Raymond, died peacefully with her loving family by her side on Tuesday afternoon, March 15th, after a short battle with cancer. A true homebody, Susan loved spending time with her family, baking them cookies and having cookouts. She also enjoyed camping and going to car shows with her husband, John, as well as sewing and […]

Janice Lee Jones

Janice Lee Jones, 83 of Richwood, passed from this life to Heaven on March 18, 2022. She was born May 31, 1938 in Dry Fork, West Virginia to the late Gordon and Clemence (Roy) Pennington. On February 18, 1962 she married Raymond Jones and they recently celebrated their 60th anniversary. In addition to her husband, she is survived by her […]

Maureen K. (Kelly) Wilson

Maureen K. Wilson, 80, of Marysville, OH and formerly of Niles, MI passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 17, 2022 at Heritage Senior Living of Marysville. An active, longtime member of St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Niles, MI, she taught at the church elementary school for over 30 years. Born November 7, 1941 in Southampton, NY, […]