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CW’s Music in the Park

The City of Canal Winchester invites you to enjoy a free summer concert, Music in the Park, on Sept. 4 from 6-9 p.m. at...

CW Council questions perceived lack of township police presence

By Linda Dillman Staff Writer Canal Winchester City Council is considering adding another officer or two to a law enforcement contract with Fairfield County, but still...

Remembering Jo Weiser

By Linda Dillman Staff Writer Jo Weiser was many things to many people. To her students, where she started her career in a small Hamilton Township school...

madison news

Increase in COVID-19 cases at Madison Correctional

(Posted Aug. 13, 2020) Mass testing for COVID-19 was conducted at Madison Correctional Institution (MACI) this week which led to an increase in reported positive...

Jefferson Township Fire looks to build second station

(Posted Aug. 10, 2020) Kristy Zurbrick, Madison Editor The Jefferson Township Fire Department is exploring the possibility of building a second fire station and renovating its...

Residents speak up about possible vet clinic relocation

(Posted Aug. 10, 2020) Andrew Garrett, Staff Writer London area residents who came out to voice their opposition to a proposed annexation found a counter argument...

groveport news

General Groveport news

Apple Butter Day According to Groveport city officials, the plan is to hold Apple Butter Day on Oct. 10. Festival events are being reviewed as...

Candidates and issues for the Nov. 3 ballot

By Rick Palsgrove Groveport Editor The following area issues and candidates have filed with the Franklin County Board of Elections to appear on the Nov. 3...

Kiwanis Club is eager to serve the community

By Rick Palsgrove Groveport Editor Another civic group is stepping up to help fill the void left with the recent demise of the 80-year-old Groveport Madison...

grove city news

Lambert Road rezoning proposal discussed in Pleasant Township

By Hannah Poling Staff Writer A Lambert Road rezoning proposal was discussed again at the Aug. 11 Pleasant Township board meeting. Attorney Jack Reynolds attended the meeting...

Making History

By Dedra Cordle Staff Writer   When some people think of history, whether it be local, state, national, or world, little zzzz’s begin to float throughout their...

westside news

CCS suspends sports and extracurricular activities

Columbus City Schools announced on Aug. 13 that the district will suspend all in-person interscholastic athletics and extracurricular activities in order to mitigate the...

Prairie Township to hold off on reopening pool

By Amanda Ensinger Staff Writer A local township is waiting to open its pool, despite increased demand. Based on guidelines from the state, the Prairie Township Community...

Prairie Township offers loan program to local businesses

By Amanda Ensinger Staff Writer Businesses in need still have resources available to keep them afloat as communities try to rebound from the novel coronavirus pandemic. Prairie...