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  1. Police investigating beating death of Perry County toddlerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... died on Thursday at Genesis-Good Samaritan Medical Center in Zanesville, and the autopsy was performed by the Licking County coroner's office on Friday. A telephone message seeking additional details was left for New Lexington Police Chief Scott ...

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  2. Death of 2 Year-Old InvestigatedRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Whiznews.com

    ... It happened last week in New Lexington. The New Lexington Police Department is investigating the case. The Licking County Coroner's Office says the Muskingum County Coroner's Office is looking into the cause of death. No other details have been ...

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  3. New Lexington Police Investigate Death Of 2-Year-OldRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WBNS

    A Licking County Coroner's report says that Adkins had blunt force injury to the head and "apparent bite marks" to the skin.

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  4. March Best of the RestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... to thaw so that she and her dad could go fishing. A herd of deer graze in a field off Worthington Road in Licking County south of Alexandria, Ohio, on March 2. Jerry Liu, a material science engineering major at Ohio State, right, and Melissa Chang, ...

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  5. Top 5 Stories to Start Your DayRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Whiznews.com

    ... says the doors open at 9-30 A.M., gifts will be given out and then the hunt will start immediately after. LICKING COUNTY, OHIO (WHIZ) - After receiving at least 70 reports of vehicle damage during the past week, police in Licking County say they ...

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  6. Three accused vandals in court on assault chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Columbus Dispatch

    Two juveniles and an adult suspected of shooting the windows of more than 100 vehicles in Newark and Heath over the past week appeared in court today on assault charges. John Wood, 17, and Austin Yantis,16, were arraigned on juvenile counts of felonious assault, while Steven Burns, 18, appeared in Licking County Common Pleas court on one count of felonious assault.

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  7. Minivan strikes teen bicyclist, driver soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | This Week Community News

    A 15-year-old boy was riding a bicycle in Etna Township's 8000 block of Columbia Road at 6:30 p.m. March 24 when he was struck by a minivan, the Licking County Sheriff's office reported. The minivan driver did not stop after the incident, but a side-view mirror came off the van and was left behind, the report said.

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  8. 3 arrested after 70 vehicles damaged in central OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Beaumont Enterprise

    This undated photo provided by Licking County Sheriff's Department shows Steven Burns.

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  9. Granville native played key role in end of Civil WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | This Week Community News

    "Charles Griffin played a key role in getting his troops to the right place at the right time," said Kevin Bennett, a retired army officer and Licking County historian. He presented the Civil War program, "Surrender at Appomattox: The Licking County Connection," at the Licking County Library on March 24. With the surrender of Gen.

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  10. Dailey, JamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Newark Advocate

    ... on Monday. Burial will take place in Newark Memorial Gardens where military honors will be observed by the Licking County Veterans Alliance. James was born April 13, 1935 in Cambridge, Ohio to the late Brady Franklin and Eva Marie (Sparrgrove) ...

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  11. Hill leaving Firelands to become Springfield superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | The Chronicle-Telegram

    ... as principal of Olmsted Falls High School and had worked as assistant principal of Grove City High School and Licking County Joint Vocational School. Hill also has taught government, U.S. history, world area studies, psychology and international ...

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  12. Brennan, JohnRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Newark Advocate

    John Richard "Jack" Brennan HARBOR HILLS: A Funeral Mass for John Richard "Jack" Brennan, age 85, of Hebron, will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, March 30, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, 5133 Walnut Road, Buckeye Lake, with Father William Hritsko officiating. Military honors will be observed by the Licking County Veterans Alliance.

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  13. Arrest made in Fort Myers barbershop arsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... e rest of the shop. Robert Fusner was identified as the suspect. U.S. Marshals arrested Fusner on Thursday in Licking County, Ohio. Fusner is waiting to be extradited to Florida.

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  14. Crime Stoppers Offer Reward after Credit Card Information is StolenRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Whiznews.com

    The Licking County Crime Stoppers are offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in the misuse of credit/debit cards. The Licking County Sheriff's Office reports, in late January 2015, several residents in Etna Township began reporting thefts from their bank accounts.

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  15. 'Project Curie' developer halts Ohio site searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | This Week Community News

    ... where to build. He said the city worked with two economic development organizations, Columbus 20/20 and Grow Licking County, to provide information to site selectors working on Project Curie. The site is undeveloped but has utilities and is ...

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  16. County engineer closes Refugee-York intersectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | This Week Community News

    Licking County Engineer William Lozier threw a curveball to the Southwest Licking Local school district March 16 when he closed the intersection of Refugee and York roads at 2:45 p.m., just an hour before elementary students were to be sent home. "They were going to be closed in a month for construction and I felt there was enough risk that we needed to close them immediately, so that's what I did," Lozier said.

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  17. Johnstown: Suspect taken to jail after punching man at tavernRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | This Week Community News

    ... and go into neighbor's yards. Police used a collared pole to gain control of the dog. It was transported to Licking County Animal Control where the owner later arrived and took possession of the dog. * A Johnstown woman called to report she ...

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  18. Grant supports Johnstown UMC's freedom schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | This Week Community News

    Johnstown United Methodist Church has received a $10,000 grant from the Licking County Foundation to support the Johnstown-Northridge Freedom School, a six-week summer enrichment program that will be held June 15-July 24. "We are deeply appreciative of the Licking County Foundation's generosity to the scholars of the Johnstown-Northridge Freedom School, said the Rev. Cindee Johnson, pastor of the Johnstown United Methodist Church.

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  19. Newark officers cleared in suspect's shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Columbus Dispatch

    The Licking County prosecutor has ruled that two Newark police officers were justified in shooting a drug suspect in December . Officers David Arndt, 34, and Corey Tyson, 34, shot at Patrick W. Sullivan Jr. on Dec. 5 after he was heard placing a round in the chamber of a handgun and then brandishing the gun as he left 5 W. Postal Ave. Sullivan's mother had called 911 to report that her son was selling drugs out of the home and "wouldn't be taken out by law enforcement."

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  20. Westerville Firefighter Arrested With Son As Part Of Armed Robbery BustRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | WBNS

    ... nction with Blendon Township Police Department, Columbus Division of Police, Delaware County Drug Task Force, Licking County Sheriff's Office, Central Ohio Drug Task Force and other local law enforcement.

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