The Granville lost to Lakewood twice during the regular season, but that didn't matter in the D-II softball championship game on Saturday. The Lady Aces defeated the Lady Lancers, 2-1, to take the first softball state title in school history.
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One thing is for sure come Saturday: the D-II state softball champion will hail from Licking County.
Granville's Abby Barker tossed a 14-strikeout no-hitter and knocked home the game-winning run to lead the Lady Aces past Jefferson Area, 1-0, in the first state semifinal game. In the folllowing game, Lakewood's Courtney Vierstra faced the minimum 21 batters and tossed a one-hitter to lead the Lady Lancers past La Grange Keystone, 4-0.
Even though winter is here not all farmer's markets have shut their doors.
Traditionally farmers markets are held outside during the warm months. However, at the Granville Winter Market the shopping is all done inside so people can enjoy their local farmers market all year round. Which is a great way to buy fresh in* season vegetables.
"Well we have a lot of sweet potatoes right now and we'll be able to store those probably through February the way things are going right now...