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Licking Heights, Southwest Licking

Districts: Report cards are positive

The Licking Heights and Southwest Licking school districts on Sept. 12 received their annual report cards from the Ohio Department of Education.

Tight budget could hamper road projects

Pataskala officials likely will face a tight budget in 2015.
Licking County River Roundup

Local cleanup 'exceeded expectations'

Things couldn't have gone better for Pataskala's first involvement in the Licking County River Roundup, according to Mayor Mike Compton.
Police beat

Pataskala: Officers retrieve suspected thief from Franklin County Jail

The Pataskala Division of Police was alerted Sept. 4 that the Franklin County Jail was holding 25-year-old Michael Phillips of Columbus, who was wanted on an outstanding warrant for a third-degree felony.

Fingers will do a little more walking next year

Officials want Ohioans who live and work in the region served by the 740 area code to update their dialing habits ahead of a new area code's debut.

Swap meet

Pataskala City Council

Mayor's court fees increased; job posting approved

Pataskala City Council on Sept. 2 agreed in a 6-1 vote to increase fees for the Pataskala Mayor's Court and hire an administrative receptionist.
Building at 430 S. Main St.

Money to replace roof will come from city's coffers

Pataskala City Council will not borrow $180,000 to pay for the police department's new roof.
Police beat

Pataskala: Search is on for home invader, possible accomplice

Pataskala Division of Police officers are searching for suspects after a home invasion that occurred between 4 and 6:56 a.m. Aug. 26 in the 300 block of Edenberry Drive.

Care center using music treatment

Nothing tends to spark a memory like an old favorite song.

Rotary buys pig as 'tribute' to Eagle Scout

The Rotary Club of Pataskala last month purchased a hog at the Hartford Fair from Eddie Gero of Pataskala, who built the gazebo at Veterans Green on Main Street in 2011 for an Eagle Scout project.

City looks to hire two administrators

Pataskala last week began interviewing candidates for the planning and zoning director's position and city officials are expected to post an advertisement for public-services director in the next few weeks.

MHALC accepting Paddy award nominations

Mental Health America of Licking County has announced that nominations are underway for thePaddy Kutz Community Mental Health Award, to be presented Thursday, Nov. 13, at the MHALC annual meeting.

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