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Selected for Socratic Society

Worthington Kilbourne High School recently held an induction of members into its Socratic Society.

Pack 357 announces Pinewood Derby champions

Military notes

U.S. Army Pvt. Dillon E. Packard graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.

On the move

* Dr. Jonathan L. Finlay of Worthington, director of neuro-oncology at Nationwide Children's Hospital, was announced as the first recipient of the Elizabeth and Richard Germain Endowed Chair in Pediatric Cancer.

McConnell Arts Center

The following programs, classes and events are offered by the Peggy R. McConnell Arts Center of Worthington, 777 Evening St. The MAC is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Late hours until 9 p.m. are offered Tuesdays and Thursdays. Building admission and parking are free. For more information, visit or call 614-431-0329.

Making marks

The Kilbourne PTO recently presented four $1,000 scholarships to graduating seniors.

Library notes

The following programs are offered by Worthington libraries. Call 614-807-2626.

Cardinal Creed Award recipients for April named

Each month, Kilbourne Middle School honors students with the Cardinal Creed Award.

Beth Tikvah educator receives prestigious title

Morissa R. Freiberg, director of education at Congregation Beth Tikvah, has earned the prestigious title of Reform Jewish Educator.

Historical society bus tours continue

The Worthington Historical Society's Historic Bus Tours will continue with tours of the historic districts at 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 27, and 2 p.m. Saturday, May 30.

Making a careful selection

The market will run from 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays through October in downtown Worthington.

Sale of UMCH site still subject of concern

After years of discussion, planning and searching, it seems that Worthington is close to a buyer for the United Methodist Children's Home site.

Tentative pact provides raises for firefighters

The city of Worthington has tentatively came to an agreement with the International Association of Firefighters Local 3498 for a new collective-bargaining agreement for firefighters.

Memorial Day parade time to remember, remain alert

As Worthington observes Memorial Day this weekend, police Chief James Mosic is reminding residents to be safe.
State Route 161

Repaving project set for 2016

In cooperation with the Ohio Department of Transportation, Worthington is set to spend more than $100,000 on a project to repave state Route 161.

Leadership Worthington holds Service Day

Leadership Worthington conducted its 22nd annual Service Day Saturday, May 2, completing 71 jobs and assisting senior citizens around Worthington.

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