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8 hrs ago | Lancaster Eagle-Gazette

$20K donation jump-starts Davis work

The slow work to restore the Davis Auditorium to use received a boost this week from the Fairfield County Foundation.

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Related Topix: Columbus, OH, Newark, OH

8 hrs ago | Lancaster Eagle-Gazette

Tina McCall named Administrative Professional of the Year

Clearing snow is not a job normally associated with an administrative professional, but that doesn't stop Tina McCall, of Business System Solutions, from wielding a shovel when necessary.

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Related Topix: Lancaster, OH

15 hrs ago | Lancaster Eagle-Gazette

Police: Middle schooler suspended after threats to shoot female classmates

A 12-year-old General Sherman Middle School student has been suspended, police said, after the girl sent multiple threatening text messages to a boy she liked about wanting to shoot a girl who supposedly flirted with him on the bus Tuesday morning.

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Related Topix: Lancaster, OH

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Lancaster Eagle-Gazette

Cemetery could complicate Miller building sale

Fairfield County commissioner Steve Davis said the commission wants to decide what to do with the Clarence E. Miller building by early fall.

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Lancaster Eagle-Gazette

Convicted sex offender admits to child sex offense

A 27-year-old Lancaster man previously convicted of sexually assaulting a child in Indiana has pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a 4-year-old boy who lived next door to him on five separate occasions.

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Related Topix: Lancaster, OH

Lancaster Eagle-Gazette

Eagle-Gazette Media's Spring Craft Show coming Saturday

More than 100 craft vendors from across the state will showcase their wares Saturday at the annual Eagle-Gazette Media Spring Craft Show at the Fairfield County Fairgrounds.

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Related Topix: Baltimore, OH, Pickerington, OH

The Columbus Dispatch

Central Ohio jobless rate hits six-year low

Central Ohio's jobless rate hit a six-year low in March, according to state figures released this morning that show the rate fell in all of the state's 88 counties last month.

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Related Topix: Ohio, Columbus, OH, Delaware County, OH, Franklin County, OH

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Lancaster Eagle-Gazette

Businesses adjusting to Main Street construction

Main Street is closed for repaving, but the businesses that populate it are not.

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Related Topix: Lancaster, OH

Lancaster Eagle-Gazette

Steaming jungle's challenge echoes over East Mulberry

"It is the Ape-Man and Sheeta, the panther," I announced to Natalie. "For I alone have the power to command the fearsome beasts of the jungle."

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Related Topix: Amanda, OH

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Lancaster Eagle-Gazette

Sheriff's office: Man sought after allegedly stabbing brother

The Fairfield County Sheriff's Office reported it is searching for a man after he allegedly stabbed his brother in his residence on the 3200 block of Clearcreek Road Southwest in Madison Township.

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Related Topix: Columbus, OH

Lancaster Eagle-Gazette

Red Cross honors volunteers

More than 100 volunteers serve in Fairfield and Hocking counties. Our volunteers respond to house fires, teach lifesaving skills, support our military members and much more.

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Related Topix: Hocking County, OH

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Coshocton Tribune

Exotic animals seized in Lancaster

Authorities removed a young alligator, two anacondas, two rabbits and two dogs from a house on East Mulberry Street about 11 a.m. Friday, according to the Fairfield County Area Humane Society.

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Related Topix: Lancaster, OH

Lancaster Eagle-Gazette

Maywood Mission and volunteers help give kids happy Easter

Lori Tufts' four children will each receive Easter baskets Sunday, thanks to Maywood Mission and several volunteers.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Amanda, OH

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Lancaster Eagle-Gazette

Drug drop off day is April 26

The city of Canal Winchester and Diley Ridge Medical Center, in cooperation with the Fairfield County Sheriff's Office and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency, have scheduled a prescription drug disposal event as part of the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.

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Related Topix: Canal Winchester, OH, Drug Enforcement Administration

Lancaster Eagle-Gazette

Das KaffeeHaus converts ambulance into coffee truck

Joe and Amy Contino will be ready for any caffeine emergencies that arise this summer.

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Related Topix: Drink, Coffee, Columbus, OH

The Advocate

6 indicted, 15 others sought in theft ring

Twenty-one people are facing charges related to a retail theft ring that was active for approximately one year and spanned multiple Ohio counties, prosecutors said.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Columbus, OH

Lancaster Eagle-Gazette

Wrong site for a new jail

Let's put it where it makes more sense ... at the Liberty Center site. At Liberty Center, it will cost several million dollars less.

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Related Topix: Prison, State Prisons, Maximum Security, Liberty Center, OH

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Lancaster Eagle-Gazette

Firefighters responding to garage fire near Bremen

Firefighters are responding to a garage fire in the 1500 block of Webb Summit Road, just south of Bremen.

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Related Topix: Bremen, OH

The Columbus Dispatch

The future of historic Fairfield County Home uncertain

When the architect hired to assess the old Fairfield County Home for the infirm and poor walked inside for his first look, he braced for the worst.

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Related Topix: Lancaster, OH, Ohio University

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Lancaster Eagle-Gazette

Ducks raise bucks for charity

The duck-decorating contest is the second annual fundraiser put on by Phi Theta Kappa on the campus to raise money for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Fairfield County.

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Related Topix: Ohio University, Lancaster, OH

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