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Former resident youth earns Team USA Baseball tryout
Pickerington's Drew Allen Salinas, a Lakeview Junior High eighth grader who plays for Ohio Elite Baseball, has been invited to an 14U tryout for Team USA Baseball Aug. 28-31 in Cary, N.C. The tryout, including 136 players across the nation, will consist of skills evaluation and games.
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Education Insider: Backers of fired band director Waters are still vocal
A new graduate at Ohio State's summer commencement on Sunday wears a "We Stand with Jon" sign pinned to the back of her gown.
Police reports published Aug. 13
A deputy requested a summons Saturday for Daniel S. Metz, 43, of 101 Allen St., Little Hocking, for violating the terms of a protection order.
Police Investigate After Pickerington Youth Football Equipment Stolen
It got rid of the old, worn equipment, so no one was really worried when inventory looked a little light this year.
Ohio State Marching Band performs for first time following band director's dismissal
The Ohio State Marching Band marches to the stage at the Columbus Commons Bicentennial Pavilion in a performance with the Columbus Symphony Orchestra on July 25. Credit: Chelsea Spears / Multimedia editor The band's announcer hesitated in his introduction, but it was met with the applause and cheering from supporters who came out to see the Ohio ... (more)
Bail bondsman, employee guilty in forgery scheme
After a three-day bench trial, a former local bail bondsman was found guilty of complicity to forgery, and his employee was found guilty of forgery Wednesday for posting a $50,000 bond in October from Free Me Now Bail Bonds, which was unlicensed at the time.
Cool off with Gypsy Joe's Ice Cream
When the outside air temperature starts hovering between steamy and boiling, many Lancaster natives head over to Gypsy Joe's Ice Cream and Donut Company for relief.
'Uncle Sam' makes a few festival stops
Just after 9/11, actor Mark Abbati decided that he needed to do something. "We all know that, during a crisis, patriotism expands, and after a few years, it begins to wane," Abbati said.