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  1. Cake auction hits sweet spot for Big Red BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | This Week Community News

    Various items of merchandise paired with candies, cakes and cookies brought in more than $8,000 at the Big Red Band's June 26 cake auction at the Johnstown Opera House. Pouring rain moved the 22nd annual event from the town square in Bigelow Park into Monroe Township Hall's warm Opera House, but that didn't squelch the enthusiasm of more than 50 bidders.

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  2. Hunters relish chance to release houndsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | This Week Community News

    Sally Crane Cox of Gahanna sits atop her horse as several foxhounds circle after she called them back during a demonstration at the Rocky Fork Headley Hunt Benefit Show and Hunt Team Challenge on Saturday, June 27, at Redtail Ridge Farm in Johnstown. Crane Cox, who is one of the club's joint masters of foxhounds, said the sport of fox hunting has a long history in central Ohio.

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  3. Johnstown: Fender-bender leads to multiple chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | This Week Community News

    A man who backed his vehicle into another vehicle was charged with counts of disorderly conduct, aggravated menacing, assault, driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, obstructing official business and resisting arrest at 10:57 p.m. June 23 after an incident in the first block of South Main Street, according to Johnstown Police Department reports. Police were called on a report that a man driving a maroon Ford Taurus backed into a black vehicle causing a large dent in the left rear bumper.

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  4. Board names new principal, hires new treasurerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | This Week Community News

    The Johnstown-Monroe Board of Education has agreed to hire Derick Busenburg and Zachary Niblick as new high school principal and treasurer, respectively. The J-M board of education approved the hires, both effective Aug. 1, during a June 22 board of education work session.

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  5. Johnstown's July Fourth festivities will be held July 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | This Week Community News

    Kennedy Walters, 4, eats popcorn and decides which picture to color while she waits backstage during the Little Miss Firecracker 2014 pageant. Johnstown's Fourth of July fireworks are scheduled for 10 p.m. Friday, July 3, at the Johnstown-Monroe High School football stadium, 401 S. Oregon St. New this year, at 8 p.m. there will be a rifle volley salute fired by an honor guard and the American flag will be raised by the American Legion Post 254.

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  6. Delay in moving utility lines holds up Concord projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | This Week Community News

    Repairs to Concord Road could be delayed up to six weeks because of delays with a utility company moving service lines and poles, according to Johnstown Village Manager Jim Lenner in his report to Village Council during its June 16 meeting. Lenner said Century Link -- a company that provides internet, telephone and TV services -- was notified about the Concord Road construction in February, but has not yet moved the necessary poles, underground lines and cables.

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  7. Johnstown: Man who admitted urinating in public June 15 is chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | This Week Community News

    A man was charged with misdemeanor counts of disorderly conduct and public indecency at 9:08 p.m. on June 15 in the 1st block of E Coshocton St., according to Johnstown Police Department reports. A called police said he and his two 8-year-old daughters observed a man urinating on a Dodge Neon in a well-lighted parking lot.

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  8. Johnstown: Man forces cyclist off his bike and steals itRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | This Week Community News

    A man told to Johnstown police his bicycle was stolen at 11:37 a.m. June 7 near the 100 block of South Williams Street. The man said he was riding his bike on East Pratt Street when a white man with blonde hair and wearing a white shirt grabbed his arm and told him to get off his bike, according to police reports.

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  9. Warner shares ingredients for long career as cookRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | This Week Community News

    Johnstown's Jackie Warner has followed a recipe for success that has lasted 30 years as a food service employee with the Johnstown-Monroe Local School District. "When our youngest son was a junior in high school, my husband said I was going to have to find something to do," Warner said.

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  10. Miss Johnstown contestants share traits of talent, helping othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | This Week Community News

    Brooklyn Warner , 16 and the reigning Miss Johnstown, gives dance instructions to contestants vying for the 2015 crown during a rehearsal Wednesday, June 3, in the Johnstown-Monroe High School Performing Arts Center. The contestants are Kalyn Heins, 15; Emily Trauntvein, 15; Ashlyn Powell, 16; and Allison Zink, 17. The pageant is scheduled for June 20. Kalyn Heins, 15, sings Somewhere That's Green, from the musical Little Shop of Horrors as she practices pianist Melody Cox, during a rehearsal for the Miss Johnstown pageant Wednesday, June 3, in the Johnstown-Monroe High School Performing Arts Center in Johnstown.

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  11. Johnstown: Hand-held video game system, two games reported stolenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | This Week Community News

    The theft of a Nintendo 3 DS XL game system and two games, valued at $250, was reported to the Johnstown Police Department at 10:25 p.m. June 2 in the 30 block of East Pratt Street . * Police were called to handle an irate individual at 6:06 p.m. June 2 at the Johnstown Youth Athletic association's Beck Field.

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  12. Village officials says water shutoffs expensive, preventableRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Johnstown Village officials said they have seen a recent increase in nonpayment of water service bills which are costly to the village. Village Service Director Jack Liggett said three village employees were required to shut off water services for 57 customers because of lack of payment.

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  13. Free, family fun bike-riding event is set for June 6Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Organizers of the sixth annual Change Gears: Ride a Bike -- Ride for Your Health community bike-riding event are encouraging people to exchange their four wheels for two wheels Saturday, June 6. "Change Gears provides a chance to be active with your family and friends and to explore the beautiful sights and sounds along the bike trail," said Nicole Smith, a health educator with the Licking County Health Department. Check-in for the free event will begin at 8 a.m. at the west end of the T.J. Evans Trail near the end of Jersey Street in Johnstown, the Newark campus of Ohio State University and at Marne United Methodist Church near Hanover.

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  14. 'Game On, Fight Cancer' Relay For Life is June 13Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Johnstown residents can get their "Game On, Fight Cancer!" at the American Cancer Society's Relay For Life, from 6 to 11 p.m. June 13 at Johnstown-Monroe High School, 401 S. Oregon St. "We have teams who are theming their camp sites around Mario Kart, the board game Operation and soccer. Any type of game changer is welcome."

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  15. Concord Road improvements project approvedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Johnstown Village Council on May 19 voted 6-0 to fund Concord Road improvements that could begin as early as June 1. The first phase of the project will be from just east of Concord Crossing Drive to just east of Middleburn Street at the village corporation limit. The next phase of the project will be from U.S. Route 37-South Main Street to east of Concord Crossing Drive.

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  16. American Legion Post 254 has a busy holiday scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | This Week Community News

    The group of veterans will start their day at Northridge Intermediate, 6066 Johnstown-Utica Road, at 7:30 a.m. With support from Northridge students, the two groups will combine for anthems, songs and a benediction before a rifle volley and Taps . Next, the Legion members will visit Northridge Primary School at 124 College St. They'll have a similar service behind the school in Maple Grove Cemetery, 105 Maple Drive, with students involved in songs and poems again.

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  17. Commencement is scheduled for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Approximately 125 Johnstown-Monroe High School seniors are scheduled to graduate during the district's 131st commencement at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 23, in the school's football stadium, 401 S. Oregon St. Senior class adviser Tammy Ortman, who has known the group since they were freshmen, said the candidates for graduation have many positive attributes. "I love this class, personally," Ortman said.

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  18. Coming upRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Rocky Fork Headley Hunt, family-oriented benefit horse show, June 27 at at Redtail Ridge Farm, 6066 Northridge Road in Johnstown. The show will feature three competition areas with such mounted classes as the Handy Hunter class and Hunt Whip Relay Race.

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  19. Business finds niche in renewable energyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | This Week Community News

    With the help of entrepreneurs like Jendell Duffner, it's possible to turn pets' backyard waste into a renewable energy source. Duffner's business, called Green Scoop , was launched in April 2013 and focuses on picking up dog and cat waste and then taking it to a compost facility at 7633 Jersey Mill Road in Alexandria or an energy facility where it could be transformed into natural energy.

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  20. Coming upRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | This Week Community News

    Rocky Fork Headley Hunt, family-oriented benefit horse show, June 27 at at Redtail Ridge Farm, 6066 Northridge Road in Johnstown. The show will feature three competition areas with such mounted classes as the Handy Hunter class and Hunt Whip Relay Race.

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