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south and canal winchester news

Pickleball coming to Canal Winchester soon

By Linda Dillman Staff Writer The wait is nearly over for pickleball players in Canal Winchester with an eagerly anticipated opening next month of new courts...

Wagnalls Memorial to celebrate its centennial

The Wagnalls Memorial, 150 E. Columbus St., Lithopolis, will turn 100 years old in May 2025. The communities of Lithopolis, Bloom Township, Canal Winchester, and...

Lockbourne plans memorial wall to honor air base military

By Linda Dillman Staff Writer Eighty years ago, Lockbourne Army Airfield was home to the Tuskegee Airmen, a group of Black service members under the leadership...

groveport news

Neighborhood wishes to transfer out of Groveport Madison school district

By Rick Palsgrove Groveport Editor Residents from a neighborhood located in Obetz and Hamilton Township, but whose children attend Groveport Madison Schools, are seeking to transfer...

Groveport Madison school board considers when to place bond issue on...

By Rick Palsgrove Groveport Editor The Groveport Madison Board of Education must decide soon as to when it will place a bond issue on the ballot...

madison news

Park welcomes five baby bison

(Posted June 20, 2024) By Kristy Zurbrick, Madison Editor Battelle-Darby Creek Metro Park welcomed five baby bison this spring. They were born at the park between...

Archaeology chapter bestows lifetime membership to Steve Peterman

(Posted June 19, 2024) The Darby Creek chapter of the Archaeological Society of Ohio presented Steve Peterman with the chapter’s Honorary Lifetime Membership Award. This is the...

All for the kids at Mt. Sterling Community Center

(Posted June 18, 2024) By Dedra Cordle, Staff Writer/Photographer Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, children ages 3 to 15 years old visit the Mount Sterling Community...

grove city news

Grove City High School alum named parks and recreation director

Mayor Richard “Ike” Stage announced the appointment of Jack Castle as the director of the Grove City Parks and Recreation Department. Castle was hired...

Special meeting planned to discuss Harris Farm development proposal

By Andrea Cordle Grove City Editor Grove City Council agreed to postpone a final development plan for a large residential community. This action was taken at...

westside news

Darby Park sees bison baby boom

By Kristy Zurbrick Madison Editor Battelle-Darby Creek Metro Park welcomed five baby bison this spring. They were born at the park between May 24 and June...

Hilltop Library Branch will extend hours as a cooling center

Columbus Metropolitan Library (CML) offers relief for central Ohioans affected by the intense heat this week. All 23 air conditioned library locations are open to...

Bean Dinner is a Hilltop tradition that dates back to the...

By Christine Bryant Staff Writer The beloved tradition that promises gathering as a community over a hearty dish of beans will once again return to Westgate...

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