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    Joanna Van Dette (right) serves children traditional farm treats during a Thanksgiving program at Slate Run Farm Thursday, Nov. 20.

    Thanksgiving on the farm

  • Operation Evergreen

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    Barb Bloetscher, of Grandview Heights, and Jim Slyh, of Gahanna, finish inspecting Christmas trees Nov. 13 at the Ohio Department of Agriculture in Reynoldsburg. The trees, donated by Christmas tree farmers throughout Ohio, will be shipped to Kuwait and Afghanistan as part of Operation Evergreen.

    Annual project sends holiday cheer to troops

    Soldiers stationed overseas will open some early holiday gifts this year -- fragrant, 6-foot white pines or Fraser firs donated by more than 40 tree farms and ready to trim with ornaments handmade by Ohio schoolchildren.
Canal Winchester City Council

Vote on proposed policy changes expected Dec. 1

Canal Winchester City Council had plenty of questions last week about proposed changes to the city employee handbook on compensatory time, sick leave and holiday schedules.
Groveport Madison schools

Partnerships could help pathway-based curriculum

Possible partnerships with Columbus 2020 and Ohio State University could help Groveport Madison schools as the district works to implement a new pathway-based curriculum.

Board hires Watson as assistant district treasurer

The Canal Winchester Board of Education agreed Nov. 17 to name Kevin Watson as the district's assistant treasurer, effective Jan. 1.
Being thankful

Local kids step up to support food pantry

Young people in Canal Winchester are doing their part to give back to the community and support the needs of the local food pantry.
Volunteer Citizen of the Year

VETMotorsports founder honored for service

An Upper Arlington man who founded a nonprofit motorsports organization to give renewed purpose to military veterans last week was named the 2014 Columbus Volunteer Citizen of the Year.
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