August 18, 2007 RSS feed / News

District wraps up labor contracts

MILLERSPORT - Walnut Township Schools wrapped up its second labor contract in record time. Superintendent Ron Thornton told board members Monday night that negotiations with non-teaching employees went very well. More...

Clarification

CLARIFICATION- A graph within the Unincorporated Liberty Township Citizen Survey shows that township residents believe the township's rural atmosphere is the best part of living in Liberty Township, not its historical character, as was stated in a More...

Pineapples Growing in Buckeye Lake?

Pineapples growing in Buckeye Lake? Well, this now ripe small pineapple has been growing for months in Wil Douglas' WJD's Hair Design shop on Ohio 79 in Buckeye Lake. More...

Record Ohio corn crop expected

REYNOLDSBURG - Ohio farmers are on track to produce their largest ever corn crop, according to the United States Department of Agriculture. Based on conditions as of August 1, Ohio's corn crop is estimated at 540.5 million bushels. More...

Alzheimer's caregiver classes set

NEWARK - The Carol Strawn Center, a United Way Partner Agency serving Licking County families affected by Alzheimer's and related dementias, holds monthly caregiver classes for family members that provide care for someone with a dementia. More...

Lakewood to seek income tax, renew levy this fall

HEBRON - Lakewood school board members agreed unanimously last Wednesday to put a one-percent earned income tax issue on the Nov. 6 ballot. More...

Absences cost council member his post

BUCKEYE LAKE- Eight strikes and he's out. More...

Village delays decision on games of skill

MILLERSPORT - Village officials decided to wait until next month to decide how to address Tim Nolan's July 10 request to open a skill games business in Millersport. He wants to have 34 games. More...

Festival 5K race returns

MILLERSPORT - The 18th annual Sweet Corn Festival 5K Fun Run takes off from Founders' Commons at 9 a.m. on Saturday, September 1. Pre-race registration is $12, with race-day registration, starting at 7:15 p.m., at $15. More...

QFM96's Breakfast Club trying to fix parking

COLUMBUS - On-air promotion for QFM96's Wags and Elliott End of Summer Breakfast Club set for 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Friday, August 31 at Captain Woody's begins Monday. More...

Wildlife officer named

COLUMBUS - State Wildlife OfficerBrad St. Clair is now on active duty in FairfieldCounty. "I am excited to continue my service to Ohio's sportsmen and women and wildlife enthusiasts in FairfieldCounty," said St. Clair. St. More...

Things to do…

Events Dawes Arboretum - Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. Wetland Chronicles: Signs of Change, Saturday, September 1, 10am - noon, September marks the season of change. More...

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of August 20th. Hebron/Jackson/Lakewood Intermediate Wednesday: Soft taco, lettuce cup, seasoned corn, and choice of fruit. Thursday: Cheese jammer sticks w/marinara sauce, hot vegetable, and fruit. More...