March 21, 2009 RSS feed / News

Both sides optimistic on fire/ EMS contract renewal

HEBRON - Union Township and the Village of Hebron still don't have a contract for fire/EMS services, but both parties remain optimistic a contract will be signed soon. More...

Kirkersville gets new police chief

KIRKERSVILLE - Kirkersville wasn't long without a police chief. More...

Guest Column: Prevention works

As a county commissioner there are many opportunities to promote and serve our community. More...

It's up to you to stop brush fires

COLUMBUS - It's dry and area fire departments are working hard to keep up with brush fires. Calls to 9-1-1 centers start coming in around noon. It's generally the same story - "My brush fire got away from me. More...

Boating education course offered

BUCKEYE LAKE - The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Watercraft will be offering an 8-hour Ohio Boating Education Course on Saturday, April 11, 2009. More...

Things to do…

Events Dawes Arboretum - Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. Pruning Practicum: Rejuvenation Saturday, March 21, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m., $15/$10 for members, reservation required, meet at the Visitors Center. More...

Township road clean-up set for April 18-19

JACKSONTOWN - It will soon be easier for Licking Township Fire Company paramedics to start an IV for patients requiring emergency intravenous therapy. More...

School bus driver training set

NEW LEXINGTON - A school bus driver training course will be held at the Perry-Hocking Educational Service Center on April 8, 9, 15, 16, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Residents of Hocking and Perry counties are eligible to participate in this program. More...

Names to be added to Thornville Monument

THORNVILLE - The Thornville 20th Century Veterans Monument in Thornville will be inscribed with additional names this Memorial Day at the annual ceremony honoring deceased Armed Forces Veterans. More...

Licking County leads lake area in OSHP aggressive driving citations

COLUMBUS- Hamilton and Sandusky counties had the most citations for aggressive speed of 20 plus miles-per-hour over the speed limit last year according to new statistics released by the Patrol this week. More...

Protect your children from poisons

NEWARK - The third week in March is both Inhalants and Poison Awareness Week and Poison Prevention Week.. More...

Morgans to celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

HEBRON - Jerry and Elizabeth Morgan are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with an Open House from 4 - 9 p.m. on Saturday, March 28 at Harmony Hall, 165 Worth Drive, Buckeye Lake. Friends and family are welcome. R. More...

Motorcycle rider education registration now open

COLUMBUS - The Ohio Department of Public Safety's Motorcycle Ohio Rider Education Program registration is now open. Those wanting to learn how to ride a motorcycle or refresh their motorcycle safety skills may register at www.motorcycle.ohio. More...