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  1. Salt supplies still in good shape, despite snowfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | This Week Community News

    Jack Liggett, Johnstown's service director, said more than 350 tons of salt have been used during the nine snow events in the village. Even having used that much salt, the village still has more than 300 tons of salt in storage, he said.

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  2. No makeup days needed yet for J-M, Northridge studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | This Week Community News

    Northridge Superintendent Chris Briggs said Feb. 26 that the district has canceled school 10 days because of inclement-weather conditions. He said the 2014-15 school calendar includes 1,080.09 quality student hours and the district began the year with 79.09 hours above the state minimum requirement and 12.81 days above the state minimum attendance days.

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  3. Johnstown: Citations issued for pot, paraphernalia possessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | This Week Community News

    Police stopped a man in a blue Honda at 3:52 p.m. Feb. 17 near South Main and Jersey streets after discovering the license plate and vehicle registration were expired, according to the report. The driver's hands were shaking, according to the report, and his record showed a history of narcotics convictions.

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  4. Chambers Way will lead to new high schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | This Week Community News

    An access road leading to the future Johnstown-Monroe High School has been named Chambers Way in recognition of a family and its business, Tech International. "We are extremely grateful for the partnership, love and support the Chambers family and Tech International have shared with our schools and community," said Ruth Ann Booher, Johnstown-Monroe school board president.

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  5. Johnstown: Man gets belligerent at Henson's Pub, charged with aggravated assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | This Week Community News

    A man allegedly was yelling obscenities and holding a pool stick like a baseball bat outside Henson's Pub, 48 S. Main St. , at 5:19 p.m. Feb. 10. Police threatened to use a Taser and later put him in handcuffs because he was standing in the middle of the street, yelling that he would kill someone. The pub manager said that before he went outside, the man was grabbing and trying to kiss a female bartender.

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  6. Johnstown: Racist remarks, broken windshield reported at barRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | This Week Community News

    Two men allegedly made slanderous and racial remarks to a Johnstown man and woman at VS Sports Bar and Grill, 854 W. Coshocton St., at 10:18 p.m. Jan. 29. The men were intoxicated, according to the caller, who noticed after the men left that the windshield on the passenger side of her car had been cracked. Police arrived, photographed the scene and took the jar for fingerprinting and DNA analysis, according to the report.

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  7. Community profits from thrift store's proceedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | This Week Community News

    The retired Columbus City Schools teacher considers herself fortunate, she said, so she and her husband decided it was time to help others in need in the Johnstown area. "I have received many blessings in my life, and it was time to give back," Baesmann said.

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  8. Coming upRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | This Week Community News

    American Red Cross-Licking County , blood drive, 1 to 7 p.m. Feb. 9, at Hosanna Lutheran Church, 7714 Hazelton-Etna Road, Pataskala; 1 to 7 p.m. Feb. 9, at Tri-Village Christian Church, 7509 E. Broad St. SW, Pataskala; and 1 to 6 p.m. Feb. 13, at Johnstown Christian Church, 9556 Johnstown Utica Road, Johnstown. For more information or appointments, call 800-733-2767.

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  9. Johnstown: Several complaints involve reckless drivers in areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | This Week Community News

    According to a call received at 10:44 p.m. Jan. 26, the driver of a white Ford Bronco and the driver of a tan Bronco were playing loud music, speeding and spinning out, almost hitting one vehicle. Police were called to the Kroger parking lot on West Coshocton Street at 8:55 p.m. Jan. 25, when someone driving a green pickup truck was seen "doing donuts," almost striking vehicles.

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  10. Johnstown poised to get funds for major repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | This Week Community News

    This year, the Ohio Public Works Commission appears to have come through with a $290,000 grant and a $340,000 loan to rebuild Concord, the only access road for two large housing developments in the village. Concord begins off state Route 37, on the village's southeast quadrant, and runs east all the way to Northridge Road.

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  11. Johnstown: South Kasson home burglarizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Johnstown residents reported to police that their house on the 100 block of South Kasson Street had been burglarized sometime Jan. 19. * A Johnstown woman reported 11 fraudulent withdraws from her checking account in January. Police have no suspect in the case.

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  12. Board OKs partners for constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | This Week Community News

    The Johnstown-Monroe Board of Education will meet with key partners for its facilities projects during a work session at 6:30 Monday, Jan. 26, in the high school's performing-arts center, 401 S. Oregon St. Superintendent Dale Dickson said the work session would include a facilities project report to the board, an introduction of key partners and a presentation by Jeff Rings on the progress of the Johnstown Online Leaning Tools program, or JOLT. During its Jan. 12 meeting, the board approved the selection of BSHM Architects Inc. as the firm to provide professional design services for the facilities project.

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  13. Johnstown: Burglary reported on East CoshoctonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Johnstown police are investigating a burglary of a residence on the first block of East Coshocton Street that was reported on the morning of Jan. 12. Officers found evidence that someone had entered the house through a window and stole an undisclosed amount of cash from a drawer. Nothing else was determined to be missing.

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  14. Johnstown: Fuel, beer thieves target Circle KRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Employees at the Circle K, 8 N. Main St. , reported two separate vehicles leaving without paying for gas within two days. On the evening of Jan. 3, an employee reported the driver of a white vehicle drove off from the pump.

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  15. Johnstown: Police seeking man who allegedly stole light bulbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | This Week Community News

    Police are investigating the theft of several high-end light bulbs from AutoZone, 772 W. Coshocton St., on the afternoon of Dec. 22. According to police reports, employees at AutoZone identified the license plate of the suspect's vehicle while he was fleeing the location. Johnstown police made contact with Grove City and Columbus police, and the investigation is ongoing.

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  16. J-M bond issue passed for new schools; Northridge levy OK'dRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | This Week Community News

    Voters approved an 8-mill tax issue, with 7.5 mills for bonds to construct and renovate school facilities and 0.5 mill for permanent improvements to maintain the new buildings. The bond will finance a new building to house kindergarten through fifth grades on 11 acres within the Leafy Dell subdivision.

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  17. J-M makes $20K offer on church landRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | This Week Community News

    The Johnstown-Monroe Board of Education in partnership with the Church of the Ascension on Dec. 22 announced that the district has agreed to purchase 4 acres for $20,000 for the new building site. "The acquisition of the church property will provide an access from the school property onto Caswell Road and expand the opportunity for parking and access to both state Route 37 and Caswell Road," said Dale Dickson, superintendent.

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  18. Petersen steps in to lead Post 254Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | This Week Community News

    As the pilot of a Black Hawk helicopter, Rick Petersen spent much of his military career as a mentor to many. The 60-year-old U.S. Army and Air Force veteran spent more than a dozen years overseas and served in operations Desert Storm and Desert Shield when coalition forces waged combat missions against Iraq in response to Iraq's invasion and occupation of Kuwait.

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  19. Johnstown: Truck 'blew paint' on out-of-towner's vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | This Week Community News

    Johnstown police are investigating a report that a white dump truck "blew paint all over" the vehicle of an out-of-town driver near Johnstown. The man said the truck sprayed paint all over his vehicle while he was driving on state Route 161.

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  20. 2014 brought uncertainty to JohnstownRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | This Week Community News

    The year began without an updated budget, tentative development plans and a village manager who was operating under a "gentleman's agreement." By the end of the calendar year, the village was facing a potentially precedent-setting charter-amendment vote and a budget with unanswered questions.

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