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New look for marching Rams

After 18 years and more than 350 performances, Whitehall-Yearling High School's marching-band uniforms soon will retire.

Factions argue value of return on investment

Supporters and critics of Issue 6 are making their final arguments as the May 6 ballot nears.
Police beat

Whitehall: Man allegedly threatens to kill woman, fires gun

Whitehall police arrested a man April 13 after he allegedly threatened to kill a woman and fired a gun outside an apartment in the first block of Midcliff Drive.
Issue 6

Official: Levy not about new zoo downtown

Tom Stalf is adamant: Issue 6 is not about a downtown zoo.

Students of the month at Beechwood Elementary


Teachers' pay freeze comes to an end with three-year deal

Teachers in Whitehall will receive a pay increase for the first time in three years following approval of a new pay agreement by school board members last week.

City hopes for crowd to scour streets for litter

The city of Whitehall will kick off a two-week cleanup effort with its Tackle the Trash event from 10:30 a.m. to noon April 26.

Tax abatement set for dental office on Main Street

Whitehall City Council is expected to approve a two-year income-tax incentive for Alpha Dental upon its occupation of the former Photographics of Columbus building, 4121 E. Main St.
Police beat

Whitehall: Stories don't jibe in alleged stabbing attempt at apartment

Whitehall police arrested a woman last week after she allegedly threatened a man with a knife.

Campaign underway at ball games

Donor parents and former Reynoldsburg High School teachers Mike and Sue Murphy have partnered with local high school baseball teams during Donate Life Month in April to bring awareness of organ, eye and tissue donation to players and fans.
Small Business Community Heroes

ThisWeek, Direct Energy to recognize community service

Direct Energy and ThisWeek Community News announce the launch of the first-ever Columbus Small Business Community Heroes award program. Nominations are being accepted until May 29. The online nomination form can be found by visiting
Franklin County Ballot Issue 6

Levy not about downtown zoo, official says

Tom Stalf is adamant: Issue 6 is not about a downtown zoo.

Behind bars for a cause

During the event, people were “arrested” and asked to raise money for their release. Proceeds will go to T.O.U.C.H. – Teaching Opportunity Unity by Connecting Hearts – which helps those released from prison to re-enter society.
'Differences of opinion'

Parks director will stay put after conflict with mayor

Despite the recent tumult between them, Whitehall Parks and Recreation Director Steve Carr and Mayor Kim Maggard appear prepared to move forward together on the city's goals to improve recreational programming and build a community center.

District redraws lines for next year's elementary schoolers

In an effort to control overcrowding, Whitehall City School District officials have redrawn attendance boundaries for the district's three elementary schools.

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