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Semifinal loss

The Johnnies close the regular season Oct. 31 at home against Licking Heights.
Collective-bargaining ballot measure

Sides differ on police staffing, scheduling

As a vote on Johnstown's collective-bargaining issue approaches, the root of the problem is thought by many to be a disconnect between village leaders and the Johnstown Police Department.

Many county voters will see three levies on Nov. 4 ballot

Election Day will be eventful for Licking County voters as many will cast their ballots for three county levies: children services, senior citizens and the county library.
Cat's Meow Village

Collectibles help remind former Johnstown residents of home

Wendy Evans likes to reminisce, especially if someone brings up her hometown of Johnstown.

Therapy horse Rocky's road leads to nearby farm

Rocky might not look like a therapist, with his big brown eyes and long blond hair, but the 12-year-old horse has been helping PBJ Connections of Pataskala diagnose children's mental-health issues for the past four years.
Police beat

Johnstown: Woman found unconscious after apparent heroin overdose

Medics were dispatched to a home in southeast Johnstown on Oct. 17 after an 18-year-old Johnstown woman was found unconscious and apparently had overdosed on heroin.

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.

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