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    Kevin Miller records video of his son's soccer game at Northridge High School on Thursday, Aug. 21. The Vikings defeated Johnstown 3-2 in a Licking County League game.

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    Joe Carver directs the Johnstown-Monroe High School Big Red Band during band camp July 29 at Camp Marengo at the Ohio Ministries & Retreat Center in Marengo.

    Big Red Band strikes large freshman class, new logo

    The Big Red Band, also known as the pride of Johnstown, will showcase 190 marchers this year, including its biggest freshman class of 53 musicians.
Moved to softball practice field

Village, JYAA agree on new cell tower site

The village of Johnstown and the Johnstown Youth Athletic Association successfully have compromised on a deal for placement of a new cellphone tower at the JYAA's Belt Field Sports Complex.

$2.5 million in area road projects could start in '15

A plan that was formulated months ago was officially approved Aug. 19, when Johnstown Village Council passed an ordinance bonding $2.5 million for a streets and sidewalks project.

Carr gearing up for role as Adams Middle School's new principal

Adams Middle School's new principal, Michael Carr, said he wants to serve students, staff and the community.
Police beat

Game system, movie collection stolen from apartment

Johnstown police recently responded to the theft of a game system and other items from local apartments
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