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  1. Coming upRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | This Week Community News

    ... AARP Foundation Senior Community Service Employment Program assists unemployed Franklin, Delaware and Licking county workers age 55 and over with securing employment. The program offers paid work experience, specialized training, upgrading of skills ...

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  2. Cambridge woman killed; alleged shooter in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily-Jeff.com

    ... was ordered by Guernsey County Coroner Dr. Sandra Schubert and was scheduled to be conducted Wednesday at the Licking County Coroner's Office. The Noble County Sheriff's Office obtained a search warrant for the parents' residence on Seneca Lake Road ...

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  3. Central Ohio pastor accused of having sex with teen girlRead the original story

    Wednesday | WTOV9

    ... prosecutors say he also exchanged nude images with the teen. A grand jury will consider additional charges. Licking County prosecutor Ken Oswalt tells The Columbus Dispatch that under Ohio law, pastors, as well as teachers, coaches and Scoutmasters, ...

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  4. Licking County pastor charged with having sex with teen church memberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... member. Murphy, 44, of 1308 Linnview Crossing in Heath, confessed to Newark police. He is being held in the Licking County jail on a sexual battery charge, a third-degree felony. According to Murphy's arrest warrant, the 15-year-old victim disclosed ...

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  5. Central Ohio jobless rate last month 3.7 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... unemployment rates of 3.9 percent in December while the remaining counties had rates at or above 4 percent. Licking County had an unemployment rate at 4 percent, Madison County was at 4.1 percent, Morrow County was at 4.7 percent, and Pickaway ...

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  6. Robert Shannon Obituary - Newark, OH | The AdvocateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Newark Advocate

    ... in multiple leagues, Bob was the secretary of the American Bowling Conference and was inducted into the Licking County Bowling Hall of Fame. Bob married Mary Jane (Slater) Parrish, a widowed mother with two sons, Steve Parrish of Utah and the late ...

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  7. Justice Insider: This time, - panties on fire' doesn't involve liarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Columbus Dispatch

    We'll start with arson and a word combination that you don't often see in police reports : "flaming panties." This particular arson occurred in Licking County at 12:13 a.m. on Jan. 18. Read the following narrative from Newark police, and remember what mama always told you: "Nothing good happens after midnight."

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  8. Exhibit highlights county's role in WWIRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | This Week Community News

    ... the museum's temporary World War I exhibit not only will educate visitors about the conflict, but also about Licking County's large number of contributions to the war effort. "Who knew Newark was an integral part of the war effort in Europe?" she ...

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  9. City leaders eye several potential changes for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | This Week Community News

    ... the city has a planning and zoning department and code enforcement but residents still have to travel to the Licking County Building Code Department in Newark if they want to build a fence. He said residents building fences must get zoning permits ...

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  10. Steven Harrington Obituary: View Steven Harrington's Obituary by The AdvocateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Newark Advocate

    Steven D. Harrington NEWARK: A funeral service to celebrate the life of Steven D. Harrington, age 63, of Newark, will be held on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at Criss Wagner Hoskinson Funeral Home, with his daughter, Emily Harrington officiating. Burial will follow at Barnes Cemetery, with the Licking County Veterans Alliance providing military honors.

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  11. Man killed when pinned by tractor on farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Norwalk Reflector

    Licking County deputies are investigating the death of a man who was killed after being pinned by a tractor Saturday morning on a farm outside of Johnstown. A sheriff's office dispatcher confirmed that a man was killed in a tractor accident about 8:30 a.m. on Drury Road in Bennington Township.

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  12. One Dead After Licking County Tractor AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | WBNS

    Licking County Sheriff's Deputies tell 10TV, 40 year-old Sidney Donohue was helping a friend free his his tractor from a ditch along Drury Road this morning.

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  13. Fatal Field AccidentRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | Whiznews.com

    The accident occurred Saturday near 14091 Drury Road N.W. in northwestern Licking County. Two men, who were well acquainted were working with one another.

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  14. Joseph F. Ciricosta Obituary: View Joseph Ciricosta's Obituary by The AdvocateRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Newark Advocate

    ... will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery in Granville with full military honors rendered by the U.S. Navy and Licking County Veterans Alliance. Mr. Ciricosta, who retired in 1989 after 22 years as Principal of Jacksontown School in the Lakewood Local ...

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  15. Missing Ohio couple Doyle and Lillian Chumney found dead in their burnt carRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Daily Mail

    ... morning the Coshocton County Coroner positively identified the bodies and that they will be sent over to Licking County Coroner for full autopsies. Police removed the vehicle from the scene on Thursday evening but what remained was a ghostly burnt ...

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  16. Licking County sheriff removes image of cross from Facebook pageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Columbus Dispatch

    NEWARK, Ohio - The Licking County sheriff's office has removed an image of a cross from its Facebook page after receiving a complaint from the Wisconsin-base Freedom From Religion Foundation last week. Licking County Sheriff Randy Thorp has said a deputy posted the image, with the words " Citizens, Thank You For The Support" in December, a day after two New York City police officers were murdered.

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  17. Sheriff: Two in Muskingum County died of carbon monoxideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... was still in operation. Lutz said it's possible that a stove pipe was not vented properly. Dr. Jeffrey Lee, Licking County's deputy coroner, performed autopsies on both Porter and Cash yesterday. Preliminary results showed that both victims were ...

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  18. Reward Offered for Information on Heath Property DamageRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Whiznews.com

    Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in property damage at several businesses located on Hebron Road in Heath. The Heath Police Department reports that on Dec. 31, 2014 a little before 11:00 p.m. suspect damaged windows at the Hobby Lobby, the Sprint store, AutoZone, Dollar Tree and Tire Discounters.

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  19. 2 inmates die after suicide attempts at Ohio county jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Daily Record

    The prisoners were housed at Licking County Jail in Newark, where five staff members lost their jobs last year after an inmate suicide and several other suicide attempts. The Columbus Dispatch reports Tuesday that Jeffrey Skeele died at Ohio State University's medical center Saturday, eight days after deputies discovered him with a bedsheet around his neck looped over a sprinkler head.

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  20. Despite efforts to address problem, suicides at Licking County Jail continueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WTVN-AM Columbus

    Two inmates have died after separate suicides in the Licking County Jail, a lockup with a recent history of prisoner suicides. Five staff members lost their jobs at the jail in Newark last year after an inmate suicide and several other suicide attempts.

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