All About Mansfield

Identical Twins Serve In the 179th Airlift Wing

27 Jul , 2017  

Story by: Airman 1st Class Christi Richter

Raven Hull, a personalist for the 179th Airlift Wing, and Sable (Lakota) Hull, a medical administrator also at the 179th AW are identical twins serving in the Air National Guard.

With long black hair and tan skin, Raven and Lakota are a real life carbon copy of each other. They have similar mannerisms, many of the same friends and even sound alike when speaking. Telling them apart can seem impossible. More…

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All About Mansfield

Is The Sun Rising On The Sunset Drive-In?

26 Jul , 2017  

Attempts have been made over the years to bring back the venerable Sunset Drive-In Theatre at the corner of State Routes 309 and 314.

Now, work is underway again to do just that, and people are taking notice. More…

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All About Mansfield

Ten Arts Grants Awarded To North Central Ohio

25 Jul , 2017  

The Ohio Arts Council board has approved $12,067,366 in grants to support Ohio artists, organizations, students, educators, and public arts programming during its initial and major FY 2018 funding round. The 15-member board approved 635 grants when it met publicly on July 19 for its summer board meeting. More…

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All About Mansfield

National Touring Company To Present Pinocchio

24 Jul , 2017  

The timeless children’s story, Pinocchio, is coming to Kingwood Center Gardens next week.

The Hamspstead Stage Company, a national professional touring company based on Center Barnstead, New Hampshire, will present the play on Wednesday, August 2 at 6:00 PM; a special children’s craft time will precede the play at 5:00 PM. More…

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History & Tourism

Summer Road Trips: The Ohio State Fair, Past And Present

23 Jul , 2017  

This week brings the granddaddy of all Ohio fairs and festivals – the Ohio State Fair.

First held in 1850 during three days in Cincinnati, the current edition welcomes almost a million visitors to the Fairgrounds in Columbus, its home since 1886. More…

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All Things Business, History & Tourism

Everything You Always Wanted To Know About: US 30

22 Jul , 2017  

It’s the latest in our “Everything You Always Wanted To Know About” series — today looking one of the main transportation routes in Richland County and north central Ohio – US 30. More…

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All About Mansfield, Schools

The Mansfield Chainsaw Seminar

21 Jul , 2017  

When it comes to using a chainsaw, there are things you want to cut, like any of Ohio’s millions of still-standing dead ash trees killed by the emerald ash borer pest, and things you don’t want to cut, like … anything not a tree.

A class offered Aug. 3 in Mansfield will help you keep them straight. More…

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All About Mansfield, History & Tourism

Landmarks Of Mansfield: 188 South Diamond Street

20 Jul , 2017  

The brick house at 188 South Diamond Street, which occupies the northwest corner of Diamond and Flint Streets, is an important survivor in a neighborhood which has lost much of its historic fabric.

It is also a structure closely tied to an important figure in Mansfield’s architectural history. More…

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All About Mansfield, History & Tourism

Jam-Packed August Coming Up

19 Jul , 2017  

August approaches, but the summer fun isn’t over yet! The Destination Mansfield-Richland County Calendar of Events boasts everything from an exhibit full of frogs to NASCAR Xfinity race cars to fill your sunny days. More…

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All Things Business

New Greensboro Carousel Being Built in Mansfield

18 Jul , 2017  

The Rotary Club of Greensboro, North Carolina is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year. As a thank-you to the community, the Club has undertaken the financing of a new custom-made carousel which will be housed at the Greensboro Science Center.

The ride will be built, however, right here in Mansfield. More…

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All Things Business

Three Richland County Products Make All-Ohio List

17 Jul , 2017  

The Research Office of the Ohio Development Services Agency has issued its most recent compendium of products made in Ohio.

Begun as far back as 2010, the July 2017 listing shows an increasing number of products which are exclusively Buckeye-made. More…

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Schools

OSU Increases Scholarship And Grant Programs

16 Jul , 2017  

While tuition for income freshman will rise at The Ohio State University this coming fall (read our recent post here), financial aid options are increasing at the same time. These include opportunities for funding that are available at regional campuses, including OSU Mansfield. More…

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