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Art for a cause

Students, staff use talents to aid SOUPer Bowl

Canal Winchester High School students and staff members are putting the finishing touches on handmade bowls that will be used to raise money for the Canal Winchester food pantry on Super Bowl Sunday, Feb. 1.

Land purchase will allow city to expand bike path

Canal Winchester officials are hoping that approval to purchase old canal lands at the corner of Gender and Groveport roads means an extension of city parkland is in sight.

Partnership will bring murals to historic district

The Canal Winchester Art Guild is hoping to increase the city's standing as an arts community through a new mural project that will be part of the annual Art Stroll.

Firm hired to manage search for new treasurer

The Groveport Madison Board of Education agreed Jan. 21 to pay K-12 Business Consulting $9,000 to manage the district's search for a new treasurer.

Art exhibit features work of area guild

The winter art exhibition in the Raymond S. Wilkes Gallery for the Visual Arts at Ohio University-Lancaster will feature the work of artists from the Canal Winchester Artists Guild through March 27.

Private facility for athletics seeks zoning

Canal Winchester City Council is considering a rezoning that the applicant said could "expand the sport options" in the area and give a permanent home to Eastside Athletics Inc.

School show to feature the Bard

Canal Winchester High School will serve its 26th annual Madrigal Dinner Saturday, Feb. 14, and Sunday, Feb. 15.

Coming up

Fairfield Heritage Association, Civil War Ball, 7 to 9:30 p.m. Feb. 7, at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 343 E. Walnut St., Lancaster. The event, held to celebrate William Tecumseh Sherman's 195th birthday, will feature the Tri-County Revelers and caller Elizabeth Reeb. Civil War dress welcomed but is not required. Cost is $12 per person. Snacks will be provided, along with a cash bar.

College notes

The University of Akron has announced its fall dean's and president's (4.0) lists. Zachary Beaver of Canal Winchester and Ashley Daniels and Archie Williams III of Groveport were named to the dean's list. Catherine Fisher of Canal Winchester was named to the president's list.
Groveport Madison

School board approves two construction contracts

Groveport Madison school officials approved two more construction contracts at the first school board meeting of the year Jan. 14, keeping the district on target for building a new high school.

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