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Musical theatre thrives at Hamilton Schools

By Linda Dillman Staff Writer Music still fills Mark Frazier’s life four years after he retired from Hamilton Local Schools in 2017 after spending 31 years...

Search for CWJRD leader continues; plus other CW news

By Linda Dillman Staff Writer The Canal Winchester Joint Recreation District is hitting the ground running in hiring an executive director after Canal Winchester City Council...

CW Schools and historical society could team up to create museum

By Linda Dillman Staff Writer The Canal Winchester Area Historical Society could add another museum to its inventory. The possibility arose following a discussion by the Canal...

madison news

Roughriders’ season comes to close at state semi-finals

(Posted Nov. 29, 2021) By Jeff Pfeil, staff photographer West Jefferson fell 35-13 to Coldwater in the Div. VI state semi-finals at Piqua on Nov. 27....

Neighborhood says thanks to police and fire

(Posted Nov. 29, 2021) By Jeff Pfeil, Staff Photographer On Nov. 22, residents from Richmir condos in West Jefferson donated “Thankful Bags” to the West Jefferson...

Lights are on at Garrette Park; celebration set for Dec. 11

(Posted Nov. 29, 2021) By Kristy Zurbrick, Madison Editor The lights are on at Garrette Park. Next up: Christmas in the Park on Dec. 11. West Jefferson’s...

groveport news

Groveport Council approves annual monetary donation to Motts Military Museum

By Rick Palsgrove Groveport Editor Groveport city officials believe in Motts Military Museum. On Nov. 22, Groveport City Council unanimously authorized an annual donation of $25,000 to...

Swimming pool and golf course rates increased; plus other Groveport news

By Rick Palsgrove Groveport Editor Groveport City Council approved raising greens fees and golf cart fees at the Groveport Municipal Golf Course as well as increases...

Groveport Police news

By Rick Palsgrove Groveport Editor A hand gun was found in the book bag of a student at Groveport Madison High School on the morning of...

grove city news

A weekend filled with holiday cheer in Grove City

The holiday season is just around the bend, and fun celebration plans are in place. Don’t miss holiday shopping, visits with Santa, live entertainment,...

School board approves measure to attract more substitute teachers

By Dedra Cordle Staff Writer The South-Western City Schools District will modify its education requirements for substitute teachers in order to ensure proper staffing levels. At its...

Safety director explains speed limit change on Haughn Road

By Andrea Cordle Grove City Editor The city of Grove City recently changed the speed limit on Haughn Road from 35 miles per hour to 25...

westside news

Recreation center is a priority for Westland Area Commission

By Hannah Poling Staff Writer At the monthly meeting, the Westland Area Commission discussed the need for recreation space on the westside. The parks and recreation committee...

Trustees approve snow removal contract and discuss water rates

By Amanda Ensinger Staff Writer With winter weather quickly approaching, a local township is taking action to assure drivers are safe on the road. At a recent...