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  • National Senior Games

    RYAN M.L. YOUNG/THISWEEKNEWS
    Columbus resident Gerald Baird hits the links at Minerva Lake Golf Club Wednesday, Aug.19. Baird, 90, is the reigning champion of the National Senior Games Association's golf tournament.

    90-year-old Baird brings home golfing gold

    His knee was new to him.
  • LORRIE CECIL/THISWEEKNEWS
    New Northland High School band director Alex Gerhard issues direction during a practice session Friday, Aug. 14. He and new assistant director Sarah Shively are working to return the program to the success it once enjoyed.

    New director, assistant aim to restore NHS band program

    The 2015-16 Northland High School marching band will have 67 members, down from the 100 or so who routinely performed halftime shows and concerts in past years.
  • JOSHUA A.BICKEL/THISWEEKNEWS
    Owner Ryan Seymore strikes a pose at Comic Town, 1249 Morse Road, Columbus, on Friday, Aug. 7. Seymore started working at the store in 1993 and has owned it since 2000.

    Comics shop to be family-friendly

    The 1990s were dark days for the owners of comic book stores, with dozens closing across the country.
  • Marburn Academy

    CHRIS PARKER/THISWEEKNEWS
    Jamie Williamson, who replaced Earl Oremus as head of school at Marburn Academy, meets with staff and parents at the school Wednesday, July 29. Before accepting the job in Columbus, he served seven years as principal of Springer School and Center in Cincinnati.

    Education career wasn't in new leader's life plan

    It was a juvenile delinquent and chronic truant who inadvertently put Jamie Williamson on the path that led to his new job as head of school at Marburn Academy.
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