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West Lafayette to benefit from grant funding

West Lafayette to benefit from grant funding

| October 6, 2021

The County Board of Commissioners announce they have been awarded  $1,250,000 in grant funds from the Ohio Development Services Agency Office of Community Development through the competitive Neighborhood Revitalization and Critical Infrastructure programs. The Village of West Lafayette has been awarded a Neighborhood Revitalization grant totaling $750,000 to revitalize the village. The projects will include […]

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Larrison’s community service project benefits the animal shelter

Larrison’s community service project benefits the animal shelter

| July 6, 2021

Maddie Larrison, 2019 West Lafayette Homecoming Junior Queen, knew her community service projects needed to benefit the animals at the Coshocton County Animal Shelter. “It just makes me so sad that the animals don’t have homes. I think every animal deserves a home where they are loved and safe.” Her family adopted their dogs Bella, […]

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West Lafayette clubs join forces for flag program

West Lafayette clubs join forces for flag program

| April 30, 2021

The West Lafayette Rotary Club and the West Lafayette Lions Club  announce the second year of the Lease an American Flag project. A 3’x5’ flag on a 10’ staff will be placed in a plastic anchor pipe buried in a resident’s front yard. The anchor will be flush with the ground with a cap on […]

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Bordenkircher shares highlights of past year in state of the village

Bordenkircher shares highlights of past year in state of the village

| January 26, 2021

2019 was a year of difficult challenges and accomplishments in our village, and 2020 challenged us in different ways as never before in modern times. Early in the year our community, our state, our country, and the entire world were faced with the COVID-19 pandemic which continues today. This has been a time of masks. […]

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West Lafayette Police Department to purchase K-9

West Lafayette Police Department to purchase K-9

| December 4, 2020

Chief Matthew Fohl of the West Lafayette Police Department said he has been thinking about a K-9 for his department for a few months, but he set things in motion about a month or so ago. “It takes so much time and planning to get a K-9,” he said. First, a training facility needs to […]

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Coshocton and West Lafayette water project underway

Coshocton and West Lafayette water project underway

| July 30, 2020

Last year, when chemicals were found underground that were threatening the water supply of the village of West Lafayette, West Lafayette Mayor Stephen Bordenkircher and Steve Mercer, mayor of Coshocton at the time, started working together with Safety Service Director Max Crown to figure out a way to get water from Coshocton to West Lafayette. […]

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West Lafayette United Methodist Church to continue services at Burt Park

West Lafayette United Methodist Church to continue services at Burt Park

| July 16, 2020

The Administrative Council of West Lafayette United Methodist Church meet July 15 to discuss the immediate future of worship inside the church. The vote was to continue outside worship at Burt Park at 10:30 a.m. Bring you folding chairs. If there is inclement weather (rain) that day the worship service will be moved inside the […]

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2020 West Lafayette Homecoming canceled

2020 West Lafayette Homecoming canceled

| May 5, 2020

The West Lafayette Chamber of Commerce made the tough decision during its May 4 meeting to cancel the 2020 West Lafayette Homecoming. The 73rd annual event would have been held in July. “We decided to do this because of the coronavirus and not being able to have large groups together,” said Patty Griffith, secretary of […]

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