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Middle schoolers test-drive careers

Harley Maxstead, a sixth-grader at Rosemore Middle School, has always loved being in the kitchen.

City will hoist towing fees

Having a car towed in Whitehall soon could be more expensive.

Children left in idling car saved by medics

Whitehall police credited city medics for saving the lives of two children last week.
Police beat

Whitehall: Man faces kidnapping charge after dispute at home

Whitehall police arrested a 23-year-old man for assault, domestic violence and kidnapping at 3 p.m. Feb. 24 at an apartment in the 3800 block of Brentwood Road.

Society event focuses on country club

The Whitehall Historical Society will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 11, at the society's Lustron home, 400 N. Hamilton Road, adjacent to Whitehall Community Park.

Coming up

Columbus-Whitehall Toastmasters Club, presentation featuring business owner and motivator Greg Walker, 6:30 to 8 p.m. March 24, in the auditorium at the Bexley Public Library, 2411 E. Main St. Walker's topic will be "Keys to Success: How Better Communications Skills & Dedication Will Lead to Your Success." For information, call 614-861-3425 or visit

Coming up

All Saints Academy/Christ the King Church, Lenten Fish Fry, 5 to 8 p.m. March 13 and March 27 in the gymnasium at All Saints Academy, 2855 E. Livingston Ave. For more information call the academy at 614-231-3391.

This job's getting old

District leaders see pros, cons of PARCC tests

Despite some interference from Mother Nature, the Whitehall City School District's administration of the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers tests, better known as PARCC, will not be affected.

Mayor invites city residents to hear wide-ranging address

Whitehall Mayor Kim Maggard is scheduled to deliver her State of the City address before City Council's next meeting, set for 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 3, at City Hall, 360 S. Yearling Road.

Parking restrictions near elementary school in effect

Parents picking up children at Beechwood Elementary School no longer may lawfully park or stop on the north side of Etna Street between Beechwood Road and Robinwood Avenue.
Police beat

Whitehall: Man threatens to 'shoot up' car

Whitehall police arrested an 18-year-old man for assault and aggravated menacing at 12:15 a.m. Feb. 13 in the first block of Collingwood Avenue.

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