Annual OPD vs. HT Basketball Game

On Friday, May 19th, the Obetz Police Department and the staff of Hamilton Local Schools played their third annual breast cancer awareness game! Much like previous years, students filled the gym with their pink gear to watch their teachers face off against the OPD. If you remember back to last year, Terence Dials was sworn Continue reading…

Obetz Summer Splash & Cinema Series

Obetz’ Summer Splash & Cinema returns this year on Friday, June 9th in Lancaster Park with the movie “Sing.” July’s featured movie will be “The Secret Life of Pets,” and this movie will be held on Friday, July 14th. This year, Obetz is adding a third date! On Friday, August 11th, the featured movie will be “The Lego Batman Movie.” Continue reading…

Groveport Road bridge construction

The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) began much needed construction of the Groveport Road bridge over I-270 back in March. The bridge was not very aesthetically pleasing and it certainly wasn’t in the best condition, but that will soon change as it gets a massive overhaul to its infrastructure. Groveport Road has since been reduced to one Continue reading…

Lacrosse – Your new favorite sport

Did you know that lacrosse was invented by Native Americans? Lacrosse started out as a tribal ritual for Native Americans to play before going to war. Since its creation, it has been considered a collision sport like football and hockey. Lacrosse is becoming one of America’s favorite sports. US Lacrosse reports that nearly 750,000 people Continue reading…

Splash Pad open for season

The Obetz Splash Pad in Lancaster Park is open daily from 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM. All residents wishing to use the facility must have a membership.  You may sign up for a membership at the Splash Pad. Memberships are free for all Obetz residents.  A resident is defined as either an individual living in Obetz Continue reading…

Fortress Obetz

Fortress Obetz is a 6,500 seat stadium on the site of the former Columbus Motor Speedway in Obetz, Ohio. In September 2016, Obetz purchased the Columbus Motor Speedway. Obetz has developed it into a community asset to host farmers’ markets, trade shows, sporting events, concerts, and other community activities. In its inaugural year (2017), it is Continue reading…