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Wednesday, February 21, 2018
​ FairHoPe Hospice & Palliative Care, Inc. and The Pickering House to Host Blood Drive  LANCASTER, Ohio (February 20, 2018)—FairHoPe Hospice and The Pickering House are hosting a blood drive for the American Red Cross on Friday, March 2 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. It will be held in the Gorsuch Conference Room at 282 Sells Road, Lancaster.   To schedule an appointment, call Donna Shahan at ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, February 19, 2018
Fairfield National Bank Supports the United Way of Fairfield CountyLancaster –The associates of Fairfield National Bank really do care about giving back to the community and helping others. It’s evident in the continual financial support they, along with the bank, give each year to the United Way of Fairfield County. Through associate donations and a bank match, Fairfield National Bank ...read more
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Monday, February 19, 2018
Fairfield National Bank supports the United Way of Fairfield County  Lancaster –For the 18th year in a row, Fairfield National Bank has won the United Way Gold Cup Award. This award is presented to the company with 50+ employees and the highest percentage of Fairshare givers. (Fairshare is one hour pay per month.) This year, FNB had 72% of its employees giving at the Fairshare level. Our ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Monday, February 19, 2018
Angela An to be Emcee for The Lighthouse 9th Annual Style Show and Luncheon.  Emmy Award-Winning journalist and Co-Anchor Angela An will be the 2018 Emcee for the Annual Lighthouse Domestic Violence Shelter Spring Luncheon and Style Show on Saturday, March 3 from 12-2 pm at the Lancaster Country Club. Tickets are on sale now! The Lighthouse Shelter has been helping victims of domestic violence ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Fun Facts, Human Interest
Monday, February 19, 2018
Fairfield National Bank Sponsors Lights, Camera, Save Video ContestLancaster- For the past six years, Fairfield National Bank has participated in the Lights, Camera, Save! video contest.  Sponsored by the American Bankers Association Foundation, Lights, Camera, Save! is a national, bank-driven competition that encourages teens to use video to communicate the value of saving and inspire others to ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest
Thursday, February 15, 2018
Standing Stone Bank Supports AHA! A Hands-on Adventure Capital Campaign with Second of Five $1,000 Annual ContributionsLANCASTER, Ohio (February 15, 2018) – Standing Stone Bank is proud to provide ongoing support for AHA! A Hands-on Adventure, A Children's Museum. Standing Stone recently donated $1,000 – the second of five annual contributions – to the AHA! Capital Campaign to fund a new, larger ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, February 08, 2018
For immediate Release Contact:   Cathy Bitler, Vice President Communication and Community Relations                     740-689-6282                    bitler@southcentralpower.com     South Central Power Completes Solar Array   Members of South Central Power Company can now purchase renewable energy to help power their homes and businesses. Subscriptions to the output of the cooperative’s ...read more
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Tuesday, February 06, 2018
Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted Declares February 2018 as "Minority-Owned Business" Month for Ohio Business Profile.Entrepreneurship and small business are the backbone of our state’s economy. Having a strong minority business community is essential to the future prosperity and economic growth of Ohio. In Ohio, there are more than 120,000 minority-owned businesses employing over 130,000 ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Political, Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, February 02, 2018
THE PREMIER SCHOOL STRENGTHENS ITS COMMUNITY BONDSWHILE ENRICHING THE STUDENT EXPERIENCE  The Premier School—a pre-school whose core mission is to provide a brighter future for early childhood development—is strengthening its community bonds with a variety of exciting initiatives designed to enrich the experiences of the children it educates.  By partnering with Amber Park Assisted Living ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, February 01, 2018
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Pickerington was named 2018’s 15th Best Place to Raise a Family in Ohio in a recent study from the leading personal finance outlet WalletHub.com. You can find the full study here: https://wallethub.com/edu/best-worst-cities-for-families-in-ohio/18727/.  To identify the most family-friendly spots to call home in Ohio, WalletHub compared more than 180 of the state’s cities across 21 ...read more
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Friday, January 26, 2018
PICKERINGTON AREA CHAMBER ANNOUNCES NEW BENEFIT PROGRAMTHRIVE – Employee Assistance Program (EAP)   The Pickerington Area Chamber is pleased to announce our new partnership with Balance EAP and THRIVE to offer members AND their employees an Employee Assistance Program at a minimal cost to the employer.    What is an EAP?  An Employee Assistance Program is an employer paid benefit that ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, January 24, 2018
There was a recent podcast with Lance Armstrong and Bode Miller, who are both (in)famous athletes. They were having an interesting conversation about the importance of the details in the equipment they use in their respective sports; a bike for Lance, skis for Bode. Notoriety aside, they agreed that ultimately their very expensive and elite bikes and skis are all made in the same factory somewhere ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Papers/Research
Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Know Your Rights Week at Pickerington Public Library  Know Your Rights Week, March 11 through 17, is a week-long series of programs dedicated to educating the public and enriching their knowledge of civil rights, diversity, and how society is strengthened when we all respect each other. We will be featuring a fantastic group of local organizations speaking on a variety of topics, ...read more
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Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Mitchell Graduates from Trust School and Receives Trust Advisor Designation Lancaster - Laura Tussing, Senior Vice President and Trust Officer at Fairfield National Bank, is pleased to announce that FNB Assistant Vice President, Michael Mitchell, was recently awarded his Certified Trust and Financial Advisor (CTFA) designation from the Institute of Certified Bankers (ICB), a subsidiary of the ...read more
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Friday, January 12, 2018
Fairfield County Park District is seeking your input!  Please give us a few minutes of your time and help us determine how we can best meet the needs of Fairfield County residents?Click here to complete the survey !  
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Education, Human Interest
Wednesday, December 27, 2017
Kittle promoted to Administrative Officer at Fairfield National Bank  Lancaster- Fairfield National Bank President, Steve Wells, is pleased to announce the promotion of Christina Kittle to Administrative Officer. Kittle joined FNB in 2013 in the bank’s Call Center after graduating from Ohio University with a degree in Communications. She joined the Cash Management / Commercial team in 2015 and ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, December 20, 2017
R.G. Barry Corp. to Retain 100 Jobs and Add Additional 20 in the City of PickeringtonPickerington, OH- R.G. Barry Corp., a leading developer and marketer of accessory lifestyle brands and products, with locations in New York, N.Y., Portland, Ore. and Dongguan, China, will retain and expand its presence in Pickerington. The economic development agreement states that R.G. Barry Corp. will remain ...read more
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Monday, November 27, 2017
​Pickerington Area resource coalition launchedConnecting families and individuals to services and resources  Pickerington, OH, November 21, 2017–The Pickerington Area Resource Coalition (PARC) has been formed to enhance community awareness about resources available to assist in time of need.  PARC has partnered with Fairfield County 2-1-1, Information & Referral, to ensure Pickerington ...read more
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017
 American Motorcyclist Association defends motorcyclists' Fourth Amendment rights in amicus brief to U.S. Supreme CourtUnlawful search and seizure protection should cover motorcycles  PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- The American Motorcyclist Association filed an amicus brief with the highest court in the land Nov. 20 defending the rights of motorcyclists against unlawful search and seizure as protected ...read more
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Monday, November 13, 2017
Pickerington Public Library to eliminate overdue finesbeginning November 23, 2017Pickerington—The Pickerington Public Library (PPL) Board of Trustees has approved a resolution to eliminate overdue fines on all borrowed materials beginning November 23, 2017. (Note: All PPL locations will be closed on November 23, 2017.)   Historically, Libraries instituted fines for overdue materials as an ...read more
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