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Meeting on the mat

Bullard won the match, but the Vikings won the dual 33-24.
Plan for Progress

Northridge weighs needs, budget limits

As Northridge Local Schools planners develop a Plan for Progress for the future, three committee members recently told ThisWeek about their work in phase 1 and what's next in the process.

Hart, Bammerlin remain Northridge board's president, vice president

The Northridge Board of Education elected Doug Hart to a third consecutive term as president during the board's Jan. 14 organizational meeting.

Johnstown's new part-time police officer to 'fill in the gaps'

The Johnstown Police Department has a new officer.

Nominations sought for 2015 Jefferson Awards

The central Ohio community is being asked to nominate people who make a difference.
Police beat

Johnstown: South Kasson home burglarized

Johnstown residents reported to police that their house on the 100 block of South Kasson Street had been burglarized sometime Jan. 19.

Jakeway to bring his experiences in DVD format to Post 254

Don Jakeway could describe in detail a tree near a church building about a dozen miles from the French coastline.

Coming up

Licking County Genealogical Society, general meeting, 2 p.m. Feb. 1, in Meeting Room A, first floor of the Licking County Library, 101 W. Main St., Newark. Eydie Wright Keim will present the program, "Finding Your Female Ancestors." For more information, call the LCGS library at 740-349-5510.

'Approved Workmen'

The Bible-centered club is open from 6:45 to 8:15 p.m. Wednesdays for children ages 3-12. AWANA is an acronym for Approved Workmen Are Not Ashamed (of the gospel of Christ) and is based on Bible verse 2 Timothy 2:15.
Johnstown-Monroe

Board OKs partners for construction

The Johnstown-Monroe Board of Education will meet with key partners for its facilities projects during a work session at 6:30 Monday, Jan. 26, in the high school's performing-arts center, 401 S. Oregon St.

'Champs' bring big bucks to Johnstown T-shirt printer

As the Buckeyes faithful cozied up to televisions Jan. 12 to witness the first college football playoff championship, a group of Johnstown workers stood ready to help fans celebrate.
Monroe Township Fire Department

New equipment lends a hand with chest compression

The Monroe Township Fire Department received a hearty donation last month.

Coming up

Expo-Ohio Farm Toy and NASCAR Collectibles Show, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Jan. 30 and 31 at the Ohio Building at the Ohio Expo Center, Ohio State Fairgrounds, 717 E. 17th Ave. The show will feature new and old farm toys, collectibles and shelf models for sale or trade. Other available items include racing memorabilia and racing-related items as well as Matchbox toys and dolls. Admission is $2, free for children under age 6 with an adult. Mention the show when paying for parking and pay only $5. For information call 941-228-1745.

Tax assistance available at various locations

Volunteers trained by AARP Tax-Aide each year prepare federal, state and local tax returns for low- and middle-income taxpayers, with special attention to those age 60 and older.
Police beat

Johnstown: Burglary reported on East Coshocton

Johnstown police are investigating a burglary of a residence on the first block of East Coshocton Street that was reported on the morning of Jan. 12.

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