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New Albany business park

Multiple ZIP codes cause confusion, concerns

A convoluted situation in New Albany's Business Park East is starting to affect Johnstown and Pataskala.

All in the family

Two West Licking fire levies on fall ballot

The West Licking Joint Fire District will seek two levy renewals in November.

Fire chief appeals second firing

David Fulmer's attorneys filed an appeal July 15 in Licking County Common Pleas Court to the West Licking Joint Fire District board's July 10 decision to fire the chief a second time.

Boals could be named assistant police chief

Pataskala City Council plans at a future meeting to review a potential salary increase and title change for police Capt. Michael Boals.

Southwest Licking board will seek five-year operating levy

Southwest Licking school board members on July 17 voted 4-1 to place a five-year, substitute renewal emergency operating levy on the November ballot.

Licking Heights to add six modulars at high school

The Licking Heights school board on June 10 voted 5-0 to purchase six refurbished modular classrooms for Licking Heights High School.
Police beat

Pataskala: Recent traffic stop results in three citations

The Pataskala Division of Police cited three people, two of them for OVI, following a traffic stop July 15.
Fire department consortium

Testing potential new hires will be streamlined

The Madison Township Fire Department is looking for some new recruits, and is partnering with several other communities and the C-TEC Adult Education Center to minimize costs and give applicants more job opportunities.

Celebrating the Fourth

West Licking fire chief

Fulmer fired again; lawyer plans appeal

The West Licking Joint Fire District board voted July 10 to terminate Fire Chief David Fulmer – for the second time.

Sagar tells her side of the story

Pataskala City Councilwoman Pat Sagar spoke July 7 about the recall election slated Aug. 19 to have her removed from City Council.

King hired as Pataskala administrator

Pataskala City Council Monday, July 7, voted unanimously to approve the appointment of former Pataskala service director Benjamin King as the city’s new administrator, as proposed by Mayor Mike Compton.
Etna Township

Rescinded JEDZ makes Route 310 project uncertain

The Etna Township trustees on July 7 voted 3-0 in a special meeting to remove a joint economic-development zone from the Aug. 5 special-election ballot, leaving the fate of a state Route 310 widening project in limbo, according to township officials.
Police beat

Pataskala: Man cited for shooting at deer from window

The Pataskala Division of Police cited two people last weekend for improper discharge of firearms.

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