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  • JOHN HULKENBERG/THISWEEKNEWS
    Licking Heights' Kayla Myrthil attempts to tag Northridge's Savannah Legg at second base in the visiting Hornets' 2-1 loss April 17. Legg was safe on the play.

    Safe!

  • RYAN M.L. YOUNG/THISWEEKNEWS
    The Sterling Theater board of directors is expected Monday, April 21, to present plans to Pataskala City Council for installing an elevator and restrooms at the theater on the second floor of the building at 430 Main St. in Pataskala.

    Theater renovation plans take shape

    The Sterling Theater board of directors is expected Monday, April 21, to present plans to Pataskala City Council for installing an elevator and restrooms at the theater.
  • Mallory Dearwester and the New Vision Dance Company will perform publicly for the first time at 4 and 7 p.m. Saturday, April 19, at Fit Life Dance Fitness Studio, 1930 Schrock Road in Westerville.

    New Vision seeks those who just want to dance

    The New Vision Dance Company will perform publicly for the first time at 4 and 7 p.m. Saturday, April 19, at Fit Life Dance Fitness Studio, 1930 Schrock Road in Westerville.

Committee reviews 17 administrator applicants

Pataskala's ad-hoc search committee met Friday, April 18, to review 17 applicants for the city administrator's position.
Republican commissioner candidates

Black, Fox, Kanuckel will vie in primary

Republicans Rick Black, Mike Fox and Doug Kanuckel will be on the ballot for Licking County commissioner in the May 6 primary election.

SWL asking again for $66.5M bond

For the second time in less than a year, Southwest Licking voters will decide May 6 if the school district should undertake a large-scale facility construction and renovation project.

Two countywide levies on May 6 ballots

Licking County voters on May 6 will decide levies for the board of developmental disabilities and the soil and water conservation district.
Police beat

Boy caught driving in park

The Pataskala Division of Police cited a 17-year-old boy for criminal damaging that occurred at 7:30 a.m. April 10 in Thomas J. Evans Foundation Park, 10255 Macintosh Road SW.
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