Wash hands to prevent getting sick



NEWARK – The Licking County Health Department reminds residents simple hand washing can protect against the flu and other illnesses this season. “As we enter cold and flu season, the easiest way to keep from getting sick is to wash your hands,” said Joe Ebel, Licking County Health Commissioner. “It only takes 20 seconds to properly wash your hands, and […]

ODOT is ready for winter



COLUMBUS – Winter officially arrives Saturday, Dec. 20. After a mid-November snowfall, central Ohio has been basically snow free, but snow is forecast before Christmas. At ODOT, there is an expression that the first is the worst; meaning no matter the amount of precipitation, folks need to remember how to drive in ice and snow. Slow down, keep plenty of […]

2014-12-20 E-Edition