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  • RYAN M. L. YOUNG/THISWEEKNEWS
    Canal Winchester High School's Madeline Niceswanger returns a shot Aug. 19 against Westerville South.

    Back at you

    Niceswanger defeated the Wildcats' Eleni Velalis 6-1, 6-0 as the Indians won the OCC-Cardinal Division match 4-1. The girls tennis team returns to action Thursday, Aug. 28, against Westerville North.
  • TIM REVELL/THISWEEKNEWS
    Lyla Swingle, 4, throws a ball at the target to drop the Rev. David Long-Higgins, of David's United Church of Christ, in the dunk tank during a Family Fun Day on Saturday, Aug. 16.

    Ready to drop

    The event was sponsored by David's UCC and David Evangelical Lutheran Church, both in Canal Winchester, to mark each congregation's 175th anniversary. Lyla from Carroll, Ohio, attended with her grandmother, Cinda Cartee.

OPWC grant eyed for additional intersection changes

Now that phase 3 of the Gender Road improvement project is finished and the roundabout at the intersection of Gender and Lithopolis roads is open, city officials are gearing up for phase 4, meant to ease congestion at the intersection of Gender and Groveport roads.

District seeking bids for new school buses

The Canal Winchester Board of Education voted unanimously Aug. 18 to seek bids for four new school buses -- three conventional vehicles that seat 78 students and one handicap-accessible bus with a wheelchair lift that can hold up to 36 passengers.
Canal Winchester

IT coordinator proposes five-year upgrade plan

A $4,000 upgrade to the city's server room is just part of a five-year improvement plan Canal Winchester's information technology coordinator hopes to implement.
Madison Township

Braden, Dean named to permanent police posts

Madison Township's interim police chief and captain will continue in those jobs permanently, effective Aug. 30.
Aug. 30-Sept. 1

Full schedule set for Labor Day Festival

The 94th annual Canal Winchester Labor Day Festival promises some new events along with all of the old favorites this year.
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