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CW Council postpones vote on equity, inclusion, and diversity resolution

By Linda Dillman Staff Writer Canal Winchester City Council put the brakes on approving a resolution on Feb. 16 committing to equity, inclusion and diversity following...

A house of history

By Linda Dillman Staff Writer There are many families in central Ohio who can trace the history of their homestead back more than 200 years, but...

Canal Winchester adds high school lacrosse

Canal Winchester will have high school lacrosse following the Canal Winchester Board of Education’s approval of the club sport. This action comes following years of planning...

madison news

Rockin’ on the Run going virtual again this year

(Posted Feb. 22, 2021) By Kristy Zurbrick, Madison Editor For the second year in a row, Rockin’ on the Run is going virtual. In years past, hundreds...

100 meals for his 100 years

(Posted Feb. 25, 2021) On March 28, Howard Edward Shumate will celebrate the milestone of all milestone birthdays–his 100th. The Mount Sterling resident has lived...

Bennett named Rotary Student of the Month at Madison-Plains

(Posted Feb. 24, 2021) The London Rotary Club is pleased to honor senior Gretchen Bennett as Madison-Plains High School’s February Student of the Month. Students of...

groveport news

Groveport Madison school board wants no state testing this year

By Rick Palsgrove Groveport Editor The Groveport Madison Board of Education took a stand against mandated state standardized testing requirements for this year. On Feb. 23, the...

Updates on Groveport city projects

By Rick Palsgrove Groveport Editor Though 2021 is just two months old, the city of Groveport is making progress on its capital improvement projects and purchases...

grove city news

Volunteers needed for Buddy Ball

The Grove City Buddy Ball League season registration is scheduled to begin in March. It is also recruiting volunteers for the season. Playing baseball is...

A cold winter on the farm

By Rick Palsgrove Groveport Editor Work on an Ohio farm does not slow down during the cold of winter, which is as true now as it...

Jackson Township selected as a vaccine provider

By Dedra Cordle Staff Writer The Jackson Township Fire Department could soon be giving members of the community a shot in the arm. At a recent board...

westside news

Alkire Road park discussed at Westland commission meeting

By Hannah Poling Staff Writer Plans for a park on Alkire Road are coming along. Brad Westall, with the Columbus Recreation and Parks Department, attended the Feb....

Residents ask for information on trash collection plans

By Amanda Ensinger Staff Writer Franklin Township residents voiced concern about a lack of action by the board related to securing a trash contract as they...

This contest is something to chirp about

By Linda Dillman Staff Writer Dust off your tools, uncap your paint, and design and create a new home for a feathered friend by participating in...