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Cyclists throw bridge party

When the Heart of Ohio Trail started to push its way south of Centerburg, the Heart of Ohio Trail Friends thought there would have to be a grade crossing of Columbus Road (U.S. 36.), but, said Friends President Gloria Parsissons, “an engineer said it might be possible to install a bridge at a lower cost than the grade crossing.”

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September 25, 2017

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Chelsea Olms/News Matt Hopkins accepts a posthumous Lifetime Achievement Award for his brother, Glenn Hopkins, from Mental Health and Recovery Board of Licking and Knox Counties. Glenn Hopkins was the founder of the Main Place. He passed away in March. At right is a portrait of Glenn Hopkins painted by Angela Finney.

Recovery possible with art

Beautiful art pieces showcasing recovery were part of Thursday’s Art of Recovery ceremony at Mount Vernon Nazarene University’s Schnormeier Gallery, but it was a tribute to the late Glenn Hopkins that was front a center.

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September 22, 2017

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North Fork bus garage still under discussion

The bus garage project was one item under discussion when the North Fork school board met at Newton Elementary School on Monday.
Treasurer Tonya Mickley told the News on Wednesday the original rough sketch of the project was completed about two years ago, and since then fire safety requirements, demolition of the existing building and fencing issues have cropped up.

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September 21, 2017

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