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CW residents upset about newest warehouse proposal

By Linda Dillman Staff Writer A line in the sand is being set by Canal Winchester residents who want the city to slow down the growth...

Hamilton Schools to require masks on buses

Linda Dillman, Staff Writer In response to the current escalation in positive COVID-19 cases, and in consultation with federal, local and state health departments, Hamilton...

Efforts being made to gather artifacts and information of Obetz’ history

By Linda Dillman Staff Writer Obetz resident Bonnie Wiley wants to preserve the history and heritage of her beloved hometown and ensure the village’s story can...

madison news

Plain City kindergarteners learn about safety

(Posted Aug. 3, 2021) By Dedra Cordle, Staff Writer Ethan Carney was on a mission. After learning about fire safety and prevention at Safety Town–held July 26-29...

West Jefferson orders new playground equipment for Garrette Park

(Posted Aug. 2, 2021) By Kristy Zurbrick, Madison Editor New ways to swing, slide, climb and glide are coming to Garrette Park this fall. The village of...

No rides at this year’s Ox Roast

(Posted July 30, 2021) By Kristy Zurbrick, Madison Editor The West Jefferson Community Association was unable to secure a ride company for this year’s Ox Roast,...

groveport news

Remembering the old ball field

By Rick Palsgrove, Groveport Editor Baseball fans fondly remember the famous baseball stadiums of the past, which had their quirks and were full of memories. But...

Carey and Russo win Aug. 3 primary election

Republican Mike Carey topped a field of 11 candidates in the Aug. 3 primary election to select candidates to run for Ohio’s U.S. 15th...

grove city news

County helps to fund expansion at Mid-Ohio Food Collective

Last week, the Franklin County Board of Commissioners funded a new expansion at the Mid-Ohio Food Collective via a $7 million grant to add...

New safety director has decades of law enforcement experience

Mayor Richard “Ike” Stage announced the appointment of Kevin Teaford as safety director for the city of Grove City, reporting to Deputy City Administrator...

westside news

Commissioners discuss need for more recreation on the westside

By Hannah Poling Staff Writer The Westland Area Commission continues to pursue the need for a recreation center on the westside. The issue was discussed at the...