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Oceans of Possibilities opens June 6 at the Library

From the Mansfield/Richland County Public Library, Special to Richland Source

MANSFIELD -- The Mansfield/Richland County Public Library (MRCPL) invites the community to participate in the free Summer Library Program from Monday, June 6 through Saturday, July 30. Read more


Major renovation, numerous beautification projects coming to AU campus

From Ashland University, Special to Ashland Source

ASHLAND – Ashland University will complete a major renovation to one of its largest residence halls this summer and also undertake a series of campus beautification projects that together will transform the main campus into a safer, more accessible and more picturesque environment. Read more


Hillsdale's Smeltzer wins $4,000 Elks scholarship

Special to Ashland Source

ASHLAND -- Ashland Elks 1360 is the sponsoring lodge of 2022 Elks National Foundation scholarship winner Katelynn Smeltzer. Read more


Hillsdale FFA conducts annual petting zoo event

The Hillsdale FFA chapter

JEROMESVILLE -- On Monday, May 16, the Hillsdale FFA chapter, under the direction of Hudson Heller and Braxton Dove conducted its annual petting zoo at the Ida Sue School in Wooster. Read more


Galion High School Robotics team enjoys success

Special to Crawford Source

GALION – The Galion High School Robotics team has enjoyed great success during the 2021-2022 school year, including its first ever invite to the World Competition in Dallas, TX. Read more


MOESC Board of Governors honors Director of Teaching & Learning Lynn Meister

Special to Richland Source

MANSFIELD — The Mid-Ohio Educational Service Center Board of Governors held their monthly meeting on May 18th. In the meeting, the Board presented Lynn Meister, Director of Teaching & Learning, a certificate of commendation for her exemplary service and meeting the needs of the Mid-Ohio ESC client districts. Read more


June & July are peak months for first-time youth substance use

Submitted by the Prescription Drug Committee of the Richland County Youth Substance Use Coalition

MANSFIELD -- The months of June and July are peak times for first-time youth substance use of alcohol, cigarettes and marijuana, according to The National Survey on Drug Use and Health. The Richland County Youth Substance Use Coalition wants young people to avoid substance use this summer in order to have healthy, strong futures.  Read more


MOESC hosts 14 north central Ohio schools at student leadership conference

From Mid-Ohio Educational Service Center

MANSFIELD – Mid-Ohio Educational Service Center hosted a Student Leadership Conference on Tuesday, May 17. This event was for students in grades 8 through 11 to enjoy an interactive and engaging day exploring leadership practices. Read more


Retirees, staff and students recognized at Mansfield BOE meeting

By Katie Ellington Serrao, Staff Reporter

Seniors William Payne, Carman Taylor and Khyler Howard were all recognized for their achievements during Tuesday night's board meeting.  Read more


Health insurance costs contributing to Mansfield City Schools deficit

By Katie Ellington Serrao, Staff Reporter

Courtright added that the district's benefits team, which includes board members, union members and staff, is looking into cost-saving measures. Read more


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