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2 hrs ago | The Advocate
There's a funny thing about home and garden shows: They have a knack for reminding you of all the projects on your to-do list.
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7 hrs ago | The Advocate
Three people accused of keeping more than 60 dogs in vans while traveling through Licking County in January have pleaded not guilty to misdemeanor charges against them.
11 hrs ago | Norwalk Reflector
A Newark band director was indicted Thursday on 13 counts, including sexual battery and child endangering involving three former students.
11 hrs ago | The Advocate
When Amber Gilsdorf started working as a school guidance counselor six years ago, little did she know there would come a day when she and fellow staff members would be taught how to tackle and bring down a would-be shooter.
15 hrs ago | The Advocate
Where you there? Let's test your memory. **** Advocate photographers have come and gone over the years, and each has left his or her mark chronicling the lives of Licking County residents.
16 hrs ago | The Advocate
Although undertaken as a cost-saving measure, many voters and officials argued the changes potentially disenfranchised some voters who had to undertake significant travel to reach their new precincts.
Mark Schaffer Excavating and Trucking Inc., of Norwalk, submitted the lone bid Thursday for the Jacksontown sanitary sewer project.
The cases may be reviewed by a grand jury for additional charges and possible indictment.
Newark High School's assistant band director faces a dozen more charges after being indicted by a grand jury Wednesday.
As Ohio educators prepare to implement practice Common Core tests this month, others are calling for state leaders to throw out the new system altogether.
Fleur Zarzeczny had to stand on a stool to reach the microphone in the auditorium of the Career and Technology Education Centers of Licking County.
The Licking County Sheriff's Office has received a new digital identification system intended to help parents provide law enforcement with important information should a child go missing.
The Licking County Humane Society shelter on Thornwood Drive has been closed to the public until further notice after two cases of parvovirus were confirmed at the facility.
Republican Brad Feightner has withdrawn his candidacy for Licking County commissioner, leaving a three-way race in the May 6 Republican primary.
Look to the left in one of the photos and you can see the current bridge in use.
The Etna Township Economic Development Committee wants to adopt a mission statement that members say will advance the "recognizable brand" of the township.
The Licking County Board of Elections greased a handful of squeaky wheels last night by creating two polling locations and moving voters from a third.