Reservoir Ridge Opening Officially on June 15
Jun03

Reservoir Ridge Opening Officially on June 15

Galion’s park system is about to add a brand-new attraction, one available at no charge and geared for any age. It also represents one of the finest of its kind in Ohio. Some time ago, there was a meeting of the minds when local advocates of the national sporting and hobby phenomenon known as “disc golf” joined with members of the Galion City Council’s Parks, Recreation, and Streets Committee. The result of that collaboration was...

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Did You Know – May 11 Edition
May11

Did You Know – May 11 Edition

It’s another round of “Did You Know,” sharing tidbits of information which come across our computer screens here at GalionLive. Did you know: That Dollar General on Portland Way North is in the middle of a remodeling effort, and now features an expanded frozen foods section? That the Galion Middle School girls and boys track team each won the NCC Championship this past week? Speaking of sports, that the Galion High School girls track...

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GHS Girls Relay Team Breaks 34 Year Old Record
May07

GHS Girls Relay Team Breaks 34 Year Old Record

When the record was first set, Jimmy Carter was President of the United States. The GHS Girls 4 x 100 Meter Relay Team broke a 34 year old record on Tuesday evening during a dual meet with Bucyrus High School. The new record was set by senior, Laura McElligott, junior, Michaela Slone, sophomore, Sydney Hunt, and junior, Claire Erlsten. The record-breaking time was 49.84 seconds. The old record, set in 1980, was a time of 51.83 seconds...

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J.B. Returns to the Angels
Apr09

J.B. Returns to the Angels

Only a week after playing in the season opener for the Salt Lake Bees, Galion’s J.B. Shuck is again a Major League player. After a thumb injury sidelined the Los Angeles Angels’ outfielder Josh Hamilton for 6 to 8 weeks, the organization called J.B. up for the interim. Here is a round-up of media reactions this evening brought to you via our Storify site. Click any headline to be taken to the original story. [View the...

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Shuck in Race for Backup Outfielder Position
Mar22

Shuck in Race for Backup Outfielder Position

It’s a not-unfamiliar place for J.B. Shuck of the Los Angeles Angles. The ballplayer, who saw more action last year than any other American League rookie, is again vying for a permanent spot on the roster as a backup outfielder. And on Friday, Shuck, a Galion High School and Ohio State University grad, hit a home run as the Angels defeated the Kansas City Royals 7-3. Here’s the thing – one of J.B.’s prime competitors for the position,...

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Shuck Shines in Spring Training Opener
Feb28

Shuck Shines in Spring Training Opener

The Los Angeles Angels’ Spring Training is under way in sunny Arizona, and Galion’s J.B. Shuck has picked up right where he left off at the end of the 2013 season. In their Cactus League opener on Friday, the Angels defeated the Chicago Cubs, 15-3. During the contest, J.B.had two hits in three at-bats (including a triple), scoring two runs in the process. Video of the triple on the Angels website is below. Shuck’s playing time will...

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