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Mid-Ohio Holding Annual Job Fair This Friday

14 Mar , 2019  

Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course is holding its 15th annual job fair to recruit seasonal employees for key positions and specialty areas during its 2019 race season. It takes place this Friday, March 15 from 2 PM to 5 PM EDT and Saturday, March 16 from 9 AM to 12 Noon EDT in the Mid-Ohio Tower located in the garage area of the track. Those interested in attending should enter through Gate 3 of the track off Steam Corners Road. More…

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Schools, Sports

Tyger Sent Off To State In Style

7 Mar , 2019  

Josh Lyons felt the love and support of his school Thursday morning as he left for the Division II state wrestling tournament in Columbus.

Students, faculty and staff lined the walls of Mansfield Senior High’s upper level hallway, applauding and cheering as Lyons walked ahead of a congratulatory banner and the Tyger marching band. More…

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Sports

Tygers Versus Vermilion Tickets Available

5 Mar , 2019  

Tickets are now on sale for Mansfield Senior‘s Division II district basketball tournament game against Vermillion.

The Tygers (20-4) will tip off against the Sailors (18-5) at 6:15 PM on Wednesday at Madison High School. Doors will open at 5 PM. More…

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Schools, Sports

Tyger Swimmers, Diver Representing At BGSU

14 Feb , 2019  

Four Tyger swimmers will represent Mansfield Senior High School at the Ohio High School Athletic Association Division II district meet Friday at Bowling Green State University.

The 200 medley relay team of Chase Blackstone, Jarrod Queen, Reese Vaught and Noah Anderson qualified for district during Saturday’s sectional meet at the Frank Bartholow Natatorium. Blackstone was an individual qualifier in the 100 breast stroke, while Anderson qualified in the 200 freestyle and 500 freestyle. More…

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Sports

Former News Journal Reporter Reminisces About Frank Robinson’s Visit To Mansfield

11 Feb , 2019  

The great Frank Robinson, a man of tremendous talent and recognized with many honors in the field of baseball, passed away this past week in Los Angeles at the age of 83.

Awards won by Robinson include MVP awards in both the National and American League – the only player with that distinction, induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame, and the Presidential Medal of Freedom. More…

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All About Richland, Sports

Big Air, Big Fun

5 Feb , 2019  

This Saturday brings the Big Air Competition at Snow Trails.

The event is free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Snow Trails Ski Shop, it will take place under the lights on the Mount Mansfield slope. The course is designed for both novices and experts and has a moderate length jump to focus on “big air” and not “big distance.” All skiers and snowboarders are welcome. More…

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Parkrun Celebrates Two Years Of Fitness And Fun

21 Jan , 2019  

Two years ago, Mansfield became just the eighth location in the United States for the internationally recognized weekly FREE 5K timed run known as parkrun. This past Saturday, parkrun celebrated that anniversary.

Sponsored by the City of Mansfield Parks Department, the Richland County Park District (B&O Trail), and Richland Public Health’s Creating Healthy Communities grant, parkrun is not a race but a fitness and recreation opportunity for all ages. More…

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Sports

2019 Mid-Ohio Season Tickets Now Available

17 Jan , 2019  

Tickets to the 58th season of racing at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course are on sale now for all eight race events. The 2019 schedule at the legendary road course in Lexington, Ohio will feature its largest and most diverse spectator schedule with three additional event weekends added.

Now through February 28 until 9 PM ET, customers may purchase event tickets online at midohio.com or by calling 419-884-4000 at an advance price offering an additional savings. This also includes motorhome and tent camping, grandstand seats, infield parking, paddock passes where applicable by event. More…

Sports

Mid-Ohio Season Passes Now Available; New Fan Website Launched

15 Dec , 2018  

Mid-Ohio Season Race Passes are on sale now for the 58th season of racing at the legendary road course in Lexington. As announced last week, Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course will feature its largest and most diverse spectator schedule in 2019 with three additional event weekends added.

The Mid-Ohio Season Race Pass is one of the most spectacular values in all of sports and available currently at an advance price of $325. This is the ultimate season ticket to see all the Mid-Ohio racing action, plus it offers exclusive fan access and benefits. More…

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New Crew Stadium, Community Sports Park Announced

10 Dec , 2018  

One of the perks of living in north central Ohio is that not only do we have wonderful shopping, attractions, and amenities close to home – particularly here in Richland County – but that we are also in short driving distance to experiences with world class cultural and entertainment options.

On occasion, we share news of major developments taking place in the Cleveland or Columbus areas that provide such opportunities for Richland Countians. One such project was announced this past week which may well put a holiday smile on the faces of soccer fans in Mansfield, Shelby, Ontario, Lexington, and elsewhere. More…

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Mid-Ohio Announces 2019 Schedule: Buckle Your Seat Belts!

7 Dec , 2018  

From Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course:

The 58th season of racing at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course will feature its largest and most diverse spectator schedule in 2019. Eight event weekends are slated for the 330-acre permanent facility in Lexington, Ohio, which will extend into fall next season. More…

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Sports

2019 National Auto Sport Association Championship Set For Mid-Ohio

6 Nov , 2018  

Continuing the trend of moving its National Championships to a new track each year, the National Auto Sport Association is excited to announce that the 2019 NASA Championships Presented by Toyo Tires will continue as a singular event set to take place at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington. More…

Sports

Honda Motorcycles Named As Sponsor Of 2019 AMA Vintage Motorcylcle Days at Mid-Ohio

19 Oct , 2018  

The American Motorcyclist Association welcomes Honda Motorcycles as the sponsor and featured marque of AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days, presented by Honda Motorcycles, America’s grandest celebration of vintage motorcycles and the people who love them. The event is July 5-7, 2019, at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington. More…

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History & Tourism, Sports

When Mansfield Welcomed: Baseball’s Greatest Shortstop

12 Oct , 2018  

It would be difficult to over estimate the storied reputation of Honus Wagner in the world of professional baseball. Over 100 years after winning his eighth and final batting title – a National League record which remains in place to this day – Wagner is also well-known for the record prices set by the sale of his baseball cards. More…

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