The Grove City Division of Police has created a new program to increase communication with the community's senior citizens.
Bert Whitaker was 11 years old when Boy Scout Troop 385 became chartered in Grove City in 1970.
A Grove City teenager last week accidentally shot his sister in the leg with their mother's gun, Grove City police reported.
Grove City experienced economic growth, proposals for its future, callbacks to its past and shocking crimes in 2013. A review of the year from the pages of the ThisWeek Grove City Record turned up the following top city and township news stories:
The South-Western Board of Education last week recognized Holt Crossing Intermediate School in Grove City and Finland Middle School in Columbus for being named as High Progress Schools by Battelle for Kids' SOAR project.
Construction has begun on a green industrial park that will be powered by SWACO's Franklin County landfill.
Three South-Western City School District employees were presented with School Bell Awards at the Nov. 5 school board meeting.
As usual, the Jackson Township Fire Department will receive the lion's share of revenue and do the lion's share of spending next year in Jackson Township.
Grove City is projecting to spend less next year, but it still will be spending more than it takes in and dipping into reserves to get through 2014.
The South-Western City School District will unveil a draft map of proposed new elementary school attendance boundaries at a community meeting Jan. 22.
Preliminary results from October's Ohio Achievement Assessment show 27 percent of third-grade students in the South-Western City School District did not pass the reading test, putting them at risk of being held back next year.
Grove City has contracted for a new service to provide more efficient emergency responses.
This weekend, Grove City has a packed lineup of events to kick off the holiday season.
Dec 19, 2013 | Currently: 49° Partly Cloudy