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  1. Safe Routes grant will be used for trail connectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | This Week Community News

    ... piece of legislation to create the New Albany East Community Authority, a tax-assessment district in the Licking County portion of New Albany's International Personal Care and Beauty Campus and land south of state Route 161 designated for a future ...

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  2. Barrera, Barbara JeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Newark Advocate

    ... 2, 1938 in Newark, the daughter of Ocie Sands Keller. She was a graduate of Hebron H.S., and LPN program at Licking County Vocational School/COTC. She worked as a staff nurse in the Emergency Room at Licking Memorial Hospital for over 25 years, and ...

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  3. McElfresh, RobertRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Newark Advocate

    ... many other friends and fishing buddies. . Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Bob to your or the Licking County Humane Society. At Bob's request, no calling hours will be observed. Criss Wagner Hoskinson Funeral Home is honored to care ...

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  4. Licking County Animal Shelter Admits To Euthanizing Animals With Expired DrugsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | WBNS

    ... properly. But a local animal shelter admits, it used expired drugs to put down animals. The walls of the Licking County Animal Shelter are lined with happy endings. Chief Dog Warden John Silva says the shelter's mission is simple: "Save animals." ...

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  5. Season off to slow start due to cold tempsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Crescent-News.com

    ... That was down from about 155,000 gallons in 2013. Ted Wiseman with the Ohio State University Extension in Licking County said there's still time for production to bounce back. Justin Butcher with Butcher Family Maple Products in Mount Vernon told ...

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  6. Like kids in a candy storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | This Week Community News

    Bryce Stultz, 7, enjoys a marshmallow covered in white chocolate during the Chocolate Fiesta on Feb. 21 at the main branch of the Licking County Library in Newark.

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  7. Cherry Valley-Route 16 project should begin later this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | This Week Community News

    ... to the east, connecting Route 16 with Newark-Granville Road to the north and Cherry Valley Road to the south. Licking County commissioner Tim Bubb said local entities, including ODOT, worked together to raise the matching funds necessary to begin ...

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

    Friday Feb 27 | This Week Community News

    ... for students at bus stops. He said he also considers whether a severe windchill advisory is in effect for Licking County, as well as the forecast for the pickup, drop-off and dismissal times. "In general, if the actual temperature falls into the ...

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  9. Winegardner, Carl T.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Newark Advocate

    Carl T. Winegardner HEATH: A memorial service to celebrate the life of Carl T. Winegardner, age 90, of Heath will be held at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, March 3, at The Heath Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service where the Licking County Veterans Alliance will conduct services. Carl passed away on Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at the Selma Markowitz Care Center .

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  10. LeMasters, Charles RaymondRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Newark Advocate

    Charles Raymond LeMasters HEATH: A funeral service celebrating the life of Charles Raymond "Grandpa Ray" LeMasters, age 95, of Heath, will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, March 4, at The Newark Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service. Burial will follow in Newark Memorial Gardens where the Licking County Veterans Alliance will provide military honors.

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  11. Maple syrup season off to slow startRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | The Daily Record

    ... ns of syrup, down from about 155,000 gallons in 2013. Ted Wiseman with the Ohio State University Extension in Licking County says there's still time for production to bounce back.

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  12. Ohio Maple Syrup Season Off To Slow Start Due To Cold TempsRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 | TheCourier.com

    ... ns of syrup, down from about 155,000 gallons in 2013. Ted Wiseman with the Ohio State University Extension in Licking County says there's still time for production to bounce back.

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  13. $2.4B in state funding approved for Ohio highway projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | WBNS

    ... improvements. Other major projects include: a new interchange at State Route 16 and Cherry Valley Road in Licking County; a third lane on Interstate 70 in a portion of Clark County; reconstruction of I-70 at U.S. Route 68 and State Route 73 in ...

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  14. Ohio schools can't use barricades to keep gunmen outRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... less than a month after the group donated the money to the school board, the district received word from the Licking County Building Code Department that use of the portable door barricades violates Ohio's Building Code, which says it must be ...

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  15. Principal allegedly hired wife as therapistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... 10 months, Heath served as Johnstown's principal, at a salary of $75,000 plus benefits. He was hired by the Licking County district in August 2013. Heath, who declared indigence and was given a court-appointed attorney, said at his arraignment that ...

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  16. Stimel, GeorgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Newark Advocate

    George Roland Stimel NEWARK: A funeral service celebrating the life of George Roland Stimel, age 75, of Newark, will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 28, at Criss Wagner Hoskinson Funeral Home with Pastor Lisa Willey officiating. Military honors will be observed by the Licking County Veterans Alliance.

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  17. Police will raise funds to replace K-9s nearing retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | This Week Community News

    ... Nero is handled by Mike Reitz and Junior is handled by Randy Morton, a part-time officer who is a retired Licking County Sheriff's deputy. Brooks said having two dogs allows the department to use them on different days and different shifts: one ...

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  18. Three teachers awarded county foundation grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | This Week Community News

    The Licking County Foundation is helping three Licking Heights teachers go the extra mile -- one of them quite literally -- for their students. Licking Heights South Elementary art teacher Mandy Rubio and Licking Heights Central eighth-grade science teacher Michael Kinney each were awarded $500 through the Leaders for Learning Grant and Licking Heights Central seventh-grade language-arts teacher Kristin Graham received $800 through the Tibbie Leslie Travel Grant.

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  19. Pataskala: False reports kept officers busy early on Valentine's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | This Week Community News

    The Pataskala Division of Police was out in full force in the early morning hours of Valentine's Day to investigate reports of a burglary and a shooting scene, both of which turned out to be false alarms. Chief Bruce Brooks said the burglary was reported to the Licking County Sheriff's Office by a young caller who said his mother had been shot and intruders were beating up his father.

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  20. Assistant superintendent promoted to lead Big Walnut schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... six in the district. She previously was a middle-school principal in the Johnstown-Monroe school district in Licking County. Growth near the I-71 interchange with Rts. 36/37 will be among her top priorities, besides overseeing a $30 million budget. ...

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