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Power play

Vintage tractors, tractor pulls and a farmers market were among the activities at the annual event, which ran Sept. 25-27.
Adams Lane

Recreation association pitches new soccer field

The Pataskala Recreation Association is expected to build one college-sized soccer field and 80 new parking spaces on Adams Lane SW, near the LEADS Community Action Agency.

City leaders seek $1 million grant for Route 62 roundabout

New Albany City Council last month voted 6-1 to apply for $1 million from the Ohio Public Works Commission to construct a roundabout at the intersection of Johnstown Road (U.S. Route 62) at Greensward and Lambton Park roads.

Wagner: Bomb threat tested emergency protocol

Licking Heights Superintendent Philip Wagner said high school staff members responded quickly to a Sept. 25 bomb threat, evacuating all high school students to the nearby football stadium.
Police beat

Licking County: Allegedly stolen car recovered in Columbus

A vehicle was returned to its Pataskala owner Sept. 27 after it was found in Columbus and impounded, according to Pataskala police.

Guest of honor

The Honor Flight Columbus program flies senior veterans to Washington, D.C., to tour the national monuments built in their honor.

Charter proposals just about completed

The Pataskala charter-review commission is wrapping up its work and its members plan to present recommended changes to Pataskala City Council before the end of the year, according to chairman Andy Walther.

Conditional-use permit sought for dog-agility training center

Although the business basically is already in operation, Etna Township Administrator Rob Platte said Jennifer Crank-Bauchmoyer, owner of IncrediPAWS Dog Training, will seek a conditional-use permit from the board of zoning appeals.

Licking Heights gathering facts about Issue 3

Licking Heights school board members plan to meet in a joint session with the Pataskala City Council at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 12 at a location to be determined to discuss Issue 3, which seeks to legalize marijuana in Ohio.

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