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Coming up

Veterans Day and Voice from the Stone program, 2 p.m. Nov. 6 on the lawn of the Union County Courthouse, 215 W. Fifth St., Marysville. At least 15 new pavers will be dedicated to local veterans. Voice from the Stone will highlight the first Union County casualty of the Civil War, Pvt. Ramson Reed, of the 13th Ohio Volunteer Infantry.
Plummeting pumpkins

Drop is smash with crowds

Pumpkins have long been a Halloween custom. What they do with them in Marysville has become a unique tradition.
City finances

Council to get first look at 2017 budget

The city's proposed 2017 budget will go before Marysville City Council on Monday, Oct. 25. Approval, however, is weeks away as council members review the spending plan that features a number of infrastructure improvements.
High school program

Students get access to global experience

Two dozen Marysville High School students will begin a new journey Thursday, Oct. 27, when they take part in a session at Franklin University as part of the Columbus Council on World Affairs Global Scholars Program.
Police beat

Marysville: Man arrested for menacing

Union County sheriff's deputies arrested a 23-year-old Marysville man for menacing on Oct. 18.
Sweet dreams or nightmares

Community learns about fighting heroin

The event was called Dreamland and it was a dream come true for organizers with the Marysville High School auditorium filled to capacity Oct. 12 to hear personal stories about the effects of the heroin epidemic in Union County and the story of the rise of heroin from journalist and author Sam Quinones.

Coming up

Baby's First Storytime, 9:30 a.m. Wednesdays and 11 a.m. Thursdays. For ages 2 and younger.

Better service goal for changes at adult clinic

The Union County Health Department has changed its Adult Health Services Clinic.

College notes

* Marysville-area students who recently graduated from Ohio State University include Darrell Doughty, Gina Falzarano, Lisa Hines, Adam Mattmuller, Zachariah McGuire, Ryley Mercer, Leah Schneider and Jacob Waters.

Neighbors in the news

* Andrea Weaver recently was named a trustee of the Ohio Government Finance Officers Association for a three-year term. Weaver serves as an auditor for Union County.
Fall cleanup

City crews ready to collect leaves

Although you might not yet be hearing the sound of leaves crunching beneath your feet, the Marysville Public Service Department has armed its trucks with vacuums in preparation for the onslaught of fall color.

Drugs 'Take-Back' event set for Oct. 22

The Union County Sheriff's Office, in partnership with the Drug Enforcement Administration, Richwood Police Department, Plain City Police Department, Memorial Hospital and the Union County Drug Free Coalition are sponsoring a prescription drug "Take-Back" event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 22.
Police beat

Marysville: Disorderly conduct leads to arrest

A man who was illegally in possession of a firearm was arrested on multiple charges by Marysville police officers Oct. 9.

Family members charged with thefts

On Oct. 4, 2016, the Union County Sheriff's Office, with the assistance from the Columbus Division of Police, arrested three members of a theft ring who are believed to have been involved in a series of break-ins at Jerome Township businesses.

Marysville royalty

The 2016 Fall Homecoming Court at Marysville High School includes ... The Monarchs were scheduled to play Upper Arlington in the homecoming game Oct. 14.

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