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  • PAUL VERNON/THISWEEKNEWS
    Dalton Condra, 18, of Grove City takes a shot at the post on hole No. 9 at the new Grove City Community Disc Golf Course after its formal opening Sunday, Sept. 7. The public course, designed by Boy Scout Troop 275 member Paul Rouche as his Eagle Scout project, is located behind the Grove City Church of the Nazarene, 4770 Hoover Road. Grove City Council members, city Parks and Recreation Department officials and church leaders attended a ribbon-cutting held to open the course Sunday.

    Open for disc-ness

  • LORRIE CECIL/THISWEEKNEWS
    Jason Graham (left) is the new band director at Grove City High School and Keith Hallas is the new director at Central Crossing. They take over this year for longtime directors George Edge and Bob McNutt, respectively, who retired this summer.

    New band directors take up batons

    Grove City and Central Crossing high schools have new band directors this year, but neither are entirely new to their schools.
Grove City Library project

Council opts to wait, see what board decides

Grove City Council members say they want to determine if the library project on Broadway is still viable before supporting a proposal to keep the facility at its current location.

District starts year with new schools, new technology

The new school year is off and running.

Metro Parks chief ready to embark on new trail

John O'Meara will retire Nov. 30 after 16 years as director of the Franklin County Metro Parks.
Police beat

Bank manager thwarts forgery of business check

An employee tried to forge his boss' signature on a check but was thwarted by a bank manager, Grove City police reported.

Welcome Center hosts there to assist, listen

A few weeks ago, a 91-year-old woman went into the Grove City Welcome Center Museum with a friend looking for a scrapbook she had donated.
Police beat

Resident suspects former employee in burglary

A resident told Grove City police he suspects a former employee burglarized his house last week.

Chamber launches 'brighter, cleaner' website design

The Grove City Area Chamber has redesigned its website in an effort to better serve its members and appeal to the general public.

Board recognizes bumper crop of AP achievers

More than 100 Advanced Placement Scholars from South-Western's four high schools were recognized at the Aug. 25 school board meeting.
Orders Road improvements

Commission's grant paves the way for work

The Ohio Public Works Commission has awarded Grove City more than $2 million for infrastructure improvements on Orders Road, including a bike path, pedestrian trail and roundabout.
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