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Boosters get a kick out of chili fundraiser

The Central Crossing High School Athletic Boosters club has found a recipe for successful fundraising.
Columbus International Children's Choir

Vatican performance next for world-travelers

Music has taken the Columbus International Children's Choir around the world.
Grove City police

Man wanted on child-porn charges surrenders

Steven Sloter, who was wanted on a charge of pandering sexually oriented material involving a minor, turned himself in to Grove City police Tuesday night, Feb. 9.

Dutchman enlists locals to honor airmen

Grove City Library officials are joining a Dutchman in his search for information about Ernest Trickett, a member of the Grove City High School class of 1935 who died June 22, 1943, after his plane was shot down in the Netherlands during World War II.

Township to post finances online

Jackson Township's finances soon will be an open book.

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College notes

* Michael Osborn of Grove City was named to the fall semester president's list at the University of Akron.

Southwest Public Libraries news

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Police beat

Grove City: Motorist finds vehicle gone in 60 seconds

A southwest Ohio man discovered Feb. 2 how quickly a car can be stolen, according to a recent Grove City Division of Police report.

Visit Grove City's annual breakfast slated Feb. 24

Visit Grove City should have plenty of good news to share at its annual breakfast meeting, according to its leaders.

State medical director: Legionnaires' fairly common

Legionnaires' disease, an ailment that frequently finds its way into the media spotlight, is not all that uncommon in Ohio, according to the state's medical director.

Grove City man wanted on charges of child porn

A warrant for the arrest of a Grove City man has been issued after the Franklin County Internet Crimes Against Children task force executed a child-pornography search warrant at his residence.

District: More students buying meals at school

The lunchbox and paper-bag industries might have a problem with it, but South-Western City Schools officials are happy about the greater number of students buying lunch and breakfast at school.
J.C. Sommer Elementary School

Firefighters shadow students on Township Day

Two annual events were combined earlier this week to make one special occasion for first-graders at J.C. Sommer Elementary School.
Grove City

Councilman withdraws ordinance restricting pet sales, will draft new version

Grove City Councilman Ted Berry on Feb. 1 withdrew an ordinance he had sponsored that would have prohibited the sale of pets from high-volume breeders.

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