June 25, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Trustees evaluating fire station design

JACKSONTOWN – Designers from JBA Architects provided some compelling reasons for the Licking Township Trustees to hire their firm to design a new station for the Licking Township Fire Company, but trustees aren’t quite ready to make a dec More...

Spray painting vandal gets jail time

BUCKEYE LAKE – A man who went on a graffiti vandalism spree in Buckeye Lake Villageincluding spray painting the skate park, signs, homes, roads, and even a statue of the Virgin Mary in front of Our Lady of Mount Carmel has been jailed for his a More...

New trash hauler takes over Union Township contract

HEBRON – Union Township Trustees recently awarded a three-year exclusive contract for residential waste transportation and disposal to Shackleford’s Disposal LLC of Newark. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • June 12: Police were dispatched to a West 1st Street residence on a report of a domestic dispute. The incident was a verbal argument and male half left the scene. More...

Editorials & Letters

Letters to the Editor

Your letters are welcomed and encouraged. We prefer typewritten letters of 250 words or less. All letters must be signed and include your name, address, and a daytime phone number where we can reach you for confirmation purposes. More...

Thanks to Friends 5K/10K supporters

Editor: We had a great day thanks to our sponsors, hosts and partners, volunteers and all the runners and walkers who participated. It was our 7th Annual 5K event but first ever 10K race. Our new 10K event drew 50 participants. More...

Buckeye Lake continues to lead area in traffic fines; Kirkersville gets expensive

Editor: If you live in the village of Kirkersville, and you haven’t been to a council meeting lately, you may be in for a big surprise! The village council is pondering the idea of an income tax! More...

Obituaries

Joshua A. Donley

A service to celebrate the life of Joshua A. Donley was held June 18, 2016, at Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home, Newark, with Rev. Brian Harkness presiding. More...

Jackelyn Sue Gibson Lindsay

Jackelyn Sue Gibson Lindsay, 70, of Westerville, formerly of Millersport, went to be with the Lord on June 18, 2016, at Somerset Health and Rehab. Jackie was born March 22, 1946, to the late Merle and Edna (Stebelton) Gibson. More...

Georgia E. (Wylie) Miller

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Georgia E. (Wylie) Miller, 87, of Columbus, formerly of Hebron, was held June 20, 2016, at St. John’s United Church of Christ, Columbus. Burial followed in Greenlawn Cemetery. More...