More Licking County News
Pataskala City Council on Oct. 20 welcomed its new planning director, Scott Fulton of Worthington.
West Licking fire district
The West Licking Joint Fire District is asking voters for a five-year, 1-mill renewal levy and a five-year, 2-mill renewal levy to continue providing service to 50,000 residents in Licking County.
County auditor race
Incumbent Republican Michael Smith is facing challenger Democrat Matt Clark for Licking County auditor on the Nov. 4 ballot.
The Pataskala Division of Police arrested two people for receiving stolen property at 2:41 p.m. Oct. 13.
Direct Energy and ThisWeek Community News are seeking nominations for the third annual Columbus Volunteer Citizen of the Year award.
Southwest Licking school board members on Oct. 16 voted 4-0, with Roger Zeune absent, to place a 4.7-mill bond issue on the February 2015 ballot.
The Denison College Republicans will present BRAVE (Big Red and Veterans Event) from 3 to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 12, at Denison University's Reese-Shackleford Commons behind Slayter Hall Student Union.
The Licking County Historical Society, with assistance from the Murder Mystery Company, will present Crime and Punishment, a detective story set in the Roaring '20s, on Saturday, Oct. 25, at the Buckingham Meeting House, Veterans' Park at Sixth and Main streets in Newark.
Licking County Commissioner Doug Smith's decision to retire created a three-candidate race for commissioner on the Nov. 4 ballot.
Considering the margin at which Licking Heights' August bond request failed, board members said last week they plan to survey community members about what they believe is necessary to help the district control its growth.
Pataskala police are investigating the theft of prescription drugs from two residences.