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Jividen estate auction draws festive crowd

This past weekend, a $1,000-bill sold for $3,100 and Andrew Jackson could be seen on a $3-bill.

Two assistant principals appointed

The South-Western Board of Education approved the appointment of two new assistant principals as part of a light agenda at its June 25 meeting.
Infant Mortality Task Force

Recommendations made to help reduce infant deaths

After six months of meetings and sifting through data, the Greater Columbus Infant Mortality Task Force adopted eight recommendations aimed at helping babies live past their first birthday.

Franklin County Fair begins eight-day run July 12

Water-loving dogs, a demolition-derby class for riding lawn mowers and deputies on bicycles will be among the new features at the 2014 Franklin County Fair, scheduled July 12-19 at the fairgrounds in Hilliard.

Fallen honored at Henceroth Park

The traveling flag memorial, set up at Grove City's Henceroth Park over the weekend, honors U.S. Armed Forces members from Ohio who have been killed overseas since Sept. 11, 2001.

Last-minute plea to save Vets Memorial not heeded

Franklin County commissioners said they will proceed with the demolition of the Franklin County Veterans Memorial, despite a last-ditch effort by a veterans group to save the facility.

At least one more Blast set at Beulah

Beulah Park may be closed, but it's still going to be a blast this Independence Day.

District to adopt new language arts curriculum

The new K-12 English Language Arts Course of Study the South-Western City School District is expected to adopt for the fall includes revisions to bring the district's program in alignment with the state's new learning standards.

Museum launches exhibit on famous Grove City residents

Athletes, politicians and even a star of silent-era Westerns have come from Grove City, and a new exhibit is highlighting them.

Couple marks 60 years of being wed on live TV

The children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren of Robert and Marlene Hatton will gather at the Northland couple's home Saturday, June 28, to help them celebrate two major milestones.

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