A scary story about Pataskala. Author Jerry Roth’s first published novel, Bottom Feeders, is a supernatural thriller set in southeastern Ohio. Its cast of characters includes the devil himself, and it appears to be a hit with many readers. See story, page A6.
Canine birth control available. On Wednesday, April 14, The Pet Orphanage will be offering a low-cost dog spay/neuter clinic. Registration will be held the previous Sunday at the Hocking Hills Chamber of Commerce in Logan. First come, first served. See story, page A2.
What’s that squeaking noise? Our farm columnist Jeff Crisler ruminates on things that go squeak in the night (and the daytime); whether it’s wise to try to ignore such noises; and whether the squeaky wheel does, in fact, get the grease. See column, page A3.