Stories tagged with: Utica

September 23, 2015 - 4:52pm
9 weeks 1 day ago

The Licking County Crime Stoppers are offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in threats made regarding homecoming festivities in the North Fork Local School District.

The Licking County Sheriff’s Office reports on Monday, September 14th, the school district received letters threatening violence during homecoming activities because of interracial dating at Utica High School.

At this time, investigators do not believe these...

September 17, 2015 - 8:31pm
9 weeks 6 days ago

The Licking County Sheriff's Office says two threatening letters received by the North Fork School District were directed toward students in interracial relationships.

The sheriff’s office is continuing an investigation in cooperation with the Utica Police Department and the FBI into threats which were received on Monday.

The two separate but identical letters specifically outlined threats and acts of violence to be carried out during Utica Homecoming festivities.  As...

May 25, 2015 - 5:39pm
26 weeks 3 days ago

Ice cream lovers from all over the state ventured to Utica this Memorial Day weekend for the 41st annual Utica Sertoma Ice Cream Festival.

The festival, held on the grounds of Energy Cooperative and Velvet Ice Cream Company, offers more than just ice cream. Attendees can enjoy free games, live entertainment, crafts and more! For Jason Samples of Newark, it's the endless amount of different ice cream flavors that keeps him and his family coming back each year.

"It seems like...

August 31, 2014 - 4:07pm
1 year 12 weeks ago

A 37-year-old man drowned in a pond Saturday near Utica at a company picnic.

The Licking County Sheriff's Department responded to a call at 3342 Van Fossen Rd. NW around 4:00 p.m. Saturday. Dive crews were called to assist in the search. The man's body was recovered in approximately 16 feet of water shortly after 7:00 p.m. The man's name has not been released at this time. We will keep you updated as details become available.

May 26, 2014 - 3:55pm
1 year 26 weeks ago

We all love ice cream, but one Licking County town takes that love to a new extreme.

Utica Sertoma's Ice Cream Festival just celebrated its 40th anniversary this Memorial Day weekend, and it did so with a record breaking year.

"We've broken records that we've had in the past," said Ice Cream Tent Chairman Bill Leffler.  "We've had to have the ice cream truck filled twice now, so God's been good to us as far as the weather, and it's brought a lot of people out...

May 5, 2014 - 10:04am
1 year 29 weeks ago

The Licking County Sheriff's Office investigated the sexual assault of a 10-year-old girl.

The Licking County Sheriff's Office said that Friday May 2, their department learned of the multiple sexual assaults on the girl by a 14-year-old male. Authorities said the victim, from Utica, was interviewed by detectives and Children's Services at the Licking County Child Advocate Center.

Detectives said the victim disclosed multiple counts of forced sexual abuse over the period of...

February 11, 2014 - 9:51pm
1 year 41 weeks ago


Sheridan 44 John Glenn 63
JG: Blake Atkins- 20pts; Parker Evans- 20pts

Philo 55 Maysville 48
P: Tyler Cassidy- 13pts; Lake Fletcher- 12pts; Chase Hambel 12pts
M: Tanner Stottesberry- 10pts; Judd Murvine- 10pts

New Lexington 47 West Muskingum 52

Tri-Valley 45 Crooksville 34


February 4, 2014 - 11:56pm
1 year 42 weeks ago

High School Boys Basketball:

Philo 36 John Glenn 48

JG: Drew Rackley- 20 pts; Parker Evans- 13 pts

Fairfield Christian 61 Rosecrans 43

Cambridge 59 Steubenville 84

C: Josh Lewis- 13pts

Newark Catholic 49 Utica 24

Licking Heights 38 Licking Valley 46

Granville 44 Heath 35

Johnstown 44 ...

February 3, 2014 - 11:05pm
1 year 42 weeks ago

 High School Girls Basketball:

West Muskingum 41 Maysville 53
M: Kayla Russell- 17pts; Darcie Davis- 13pts
WM: Mariah Lynn- 23pts; Amiesha Herd- 10pts
-Maysville has won 41 regular season games in a row.

Rosecrans 59  John Glenn 28
R: Molly Nash- 18pts; Alexis Kirkbride- 11pts
JG: Brittany Fraunfelter- 8pts; Tyler Bonner- 8pts

Sheridan 46 New Lexington 33


January 31, 2014 - 10:51pm
1 year 42 weeks ago

 High School Boys Basketball:

East Central Ohio League:

Cambridge 45 Zanesville 63
Z: Malik Bocook- 21pts,13reb; JT McFarland- 14pts
C: Jordan Watson-17pts

River View 54 Rosecrans 49

Claymont 59 New Philadelphia 76

Dover 71 Marietta 55

Meadowbrook 57 Coshocton 47


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