August 24, 2013 RSS feed / News

Board relents on girls playing football

BALTIMORE – Four days after the Liberty Union-Thurston Board of Education unanimously agreed not change its policy that girls can not participate in football and wrestling, the district reversed itself after being threatened with legal action b More...

Things to do…

Events   Dawes Arboretum - Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70.  More...

State auction features nearly 250 vehicles

COLUMBUS - Approximately 244 vehicles will be up for bid at the State of Ohio surplus auction Saturday, Aug. 24. This is the largest vehicle auction the state has held in six years. More...

Home sales continue to improve

COLUMBUS – The number of homes sold across Ohio surged 25.8 percent in July, as the market posted year-over-year gains in activity for the 25th consecutive month, according to the Ohio Association of REALTORS.  More...

Lakewood doubles open enrollment

HEBRON – Thanks to a policy change, open enrollment has nearly doubled – 42 to 80 – this year in Lakewood Schools.  More...

Township continues to cut expenses

MILLERSPORT – Walnut Township Trustees continue to cut expenses as they battle to offset cuts in local government aid from the state.  Trustees have already eliminated health insurance for elected officials. More...

Sweet Corn Festival 5K set for Saturday, Aug. 31

MILLERSPORT – Race day registration begins at 7:15 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 31, for the 24th Annual 5K Run/Walk.  Pre-registration is $15 with forms available at www.sweetcornfest.com. Race day registration is $20. More...