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Ohio Herb Education Center

Wellness component added to Herb Day

Gahanna's annual Herb Day will feature a new wellness component this year, as well as a larger selection of plants for sale.

GLHS Theatre to present 'Shrek the Musical'

Audiences should expect lots of laughs and life lessons when Gahanna Lincoln High School Theatre presents "Shrek the Musical" at 7:30 p.m. May 5-7 and 2 p.m. May 8.

Gahanna is 'Tree City USA' for 27th straight time

For the 27th straight year, Gahanna has achieved the Arbor Day Foundation's Tree City USA designation.
Police beat

Gahanna: Agent with gun prompts lockdown at schools

Gahanna police recently responded to a report of a man with a gun near an elementary school, resulting in a short-term lockdown.

An Herbal Affair returns with plant preview, party

Get the first pick of plants while sampling local beverages and foods at An Herbal Affair, beginning at 7 p.m. Friday, May 6, at the Ohio Herb Education Center, 110 Mill St.

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Jefferson Township to spend $557,204 on roads this year

Jefferson Township will spend $557,204 for this year's road-resurfacing program.

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College notes

* Jing Lin, a native of Xiaogan, China, but living near Gahanna, has been inducted into the Kappa of Ohio chapter of international honor society Beta Gamma Sigma. As a student in the top 20 percent of their graduating master's class, Lin earned a master's degree in accounting at the University of Akron.

Military notes

U.S. Air Force Airman First Class John W. Whinnery, son of Daniel Whinnery of Whitehall and Erin O'Donnell of Gahanna, graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio.

Mifflin police slate forum on heroin

Virtually everyone is affected by heroin and opiate abuse in some way, according to Mifflin Township police.

Peace Serves in Gahanna

About 250 members of Peace Lutheran Church spent the afternoon of April 17 sprucing up city parks and volunteering at various charities as part of an inaugural event called Peace Serves.
Police beat

Gahanna: Residents wise to those trying IRS phone scams

Residents recently notified Gahanna police about telephone scams from individuals claiming to be IRS agents.
Big Walnut Trail

Gahanna to celebrate Earth Day with fun run, tree planting

Gahanna will commemorate Earth Day by holding a Big Walnut Trail Section 5 ribbon-cutting ceremony and fun run, as well as a tree planting.

GLHS slates Jazz Nite

Gahanna Lincoln High School's Jazz Bands I and II will be featured at Jazz Nite beginning at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 29, in the high school cafeteria, 140 S. Hamilton Road.

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