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Avon city council meeting gets tough as Jennie Fancher lays charges against Jake Wolf for his recall efforts

File photo: New Avon board members are sworn in at a special meeting on November 17, 2016 in Avon. From left to right, Jennie Fancher, Amy Phillips and Jake Wolf are sworn in by City Clerk Debbie Hoppe.Chris Dillmann | [email protected] | AVON – Avon city council meetings have been tense in recent months, with […]

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Avon Community School Corporation investigates student bullying on social media

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be out of date. Please look at the history’s timestamp to see when it was last updated. AVON – Students at Avon North Middle School have become targets of cyberbullying. Parents fear that this will lead their child to harm themselves. Avon Community […]

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Former Avon city manager appointed administrator

Tom klein A longtime former Avon city manager has been named Montgomery County’s next administrator. Tom Klein was appointed on Monday by the Council of Commissioners to oversee the day-to-day operations of the county government. Klein begins September 21. “We feel like the friendliness of the community and the way everyone works together to uplift […]

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Youth receive awards for their contribution to their community of Bradford on Avon

FOUR ‘outstanding’ young people from Bradford on Avon received awards for their contribution to the local community. Bradford-on-Avon Lions Club President Brian Hersee presented the awards at a ceremony at Cumberwell Park Golf Club on Wednesday, September 18. The first two Gold Award winners were Joseph Pearce and Megan Longley, who received engraved trophies and […]

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Steel company fined for breaking weight restriction on Bradford-on-Avon city bridge

A steel shareholder has been fined for breaking the 18 ton limit on the Bradford-on-Avon city bridge. Hall and Pickles 1812, who describes himself as ‘the UK’s largest steel shareholder for over 200 years’, admitted the offense in Swindon District Court. The offense was committed on March 5. The company was fined £ 750 and […]

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Avon City Council rejects solar project by Wildridge resident Tom Ruemmler

AVON – Questioning the role of homeowners associations in shaping development approvals, Avon City Council turned down Wildridge resident Tom Ruemmler’s solar roof project on Tuesday, October 23. The project had not received approval from the Ruemmler Homeowners Association, but the town’s Planning and Zoning Commission nevertheless reviewed it in the summer of 2018. The […]

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Avon community residents participate in Heritage Day – Entertainment & Life – Gaston Gazette

Special in the Gazette Friday August 31, 2018 at 11:36 am August 31, 2018 at 11:36 am Past and current residents and supporters of the Avon community attended Avon Community Heritage Day on August 19 at Gastonia Farmers Market. The Market, 410 Long Ave., is the former site of historic Love Park that once served […]