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Moving on

Possibly dissolving Hartford

Fair director: More at stake than some might realize

The Hartford Fair, long known as the "Biggest Little Fair in the World" isn't actually within the village of Hartford, but that doesn't mean the fair is immune to being swept up in the anxiety over the potential dissolution of the village.
'Road to Tampa'

Big Red slates Varsity Show dates

Johnstown-Monroe High School's Big Red Band is continuing its journey to get to the Outback Bowl in Tampa, Fla.

Big Red Band to perform at FANFare

The Johnstown-Monroe High School Marching Band will perform at Olentangy Orange High School's second annual Fall FANfare at Orange High School's Pioneer Field on Saturday, Oct. 25.
American Legion

Post 254 raising funds for monument at new home

Months after moving to its new location at 185 W. Maple St., Johnstown's American Legion Post 254 is ready to customize the location even more.
Police beat

Johnstown: Teen girl allegedly shoved down stairs by ex-boyfriend

A 16-year-old Johnstown girl went to an urgent-care facility in Westerville after she allegedly was pushed down the stairs by her ex-boyfriend on the evening of Oct. 11.
Nov. 4 ballot

Incumbent county auditor Smith challenged by Clark

Incumbent Republican Michael Smith is facing challenger Democrat Matt Clark for Licking County auditor on the Nov. 4 ballot.

Lookie here

Village resident Steffan is named finance director

At their regular meeting Oct. 7, the Johnstown Village Council filled the village finance director position by hiring Dana Steffan.

Pink Strides set for Oct. 18 in Granville

The Licking County Health Department's Screening and Survivor Support for Breast Cancer program will hold its Pink Strides Trail Run and Wellness Walk 5K Saturday, Oct. 18.

Commissioner race includes Black, Van Buren, Snedden

Licking County Commissioner Doug Smith's decision to retire created a three-candidate race for commissioner on the Nov. 4 ballot.

Johnstown choirs plan to present Cabaret Oct. 18-19

Area residents can enjoy performances from a variety of Broadway shows when 80 Johnstown students present Cabaret in the Performing Arts Center at Johnstown-Monroe High School, 401 S. Oregon St.

Congratulations, Queen Madison

Police Beat

Johnstown: Pedestrian steals beer from drive-thru carryout

Employees of Posty's Drive Thru Beverage at 27 E. Pratt St. called Johnstown police when an unknown suspect ran out of the drive-thru with two cases of beer at about 9 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 7.

Northridge, Johnstown School Districts' food 'fight' ends Monday

The biggest food drive of the year for the Johnstown-Northridge Community Food Pantry is underway at area schools.

Making marks

Teams from Johnstown Monroe High School placed first, second and third in "urban" and second in "rural" at the annual soil judging competition held by the Licking County FFA.

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