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Prosecutor candidate proposes overdose amnesty program

JACKSONTOWN- Chris Shook, Democratic candidate for Licking County Prosecutor, promised Licking Township Trustees he wouldn’t shake up the prosecutor’s office and fire attorneys, including Mark Zanghi who advises Licking Township, if he wi More...

$5,800 phone bill payment still being questioned

BUCKEYE LAKE – A $5,800 payment for unauthorized international phone calls sparked debate at the Buckeye Lake Council Finance Committee Monday evening. More...

Lakewood finds leads in concession stand water

HEBRON – The Lakewood School District’s water supplies are lead-free according to Ohio EPA regulations, except for one place – the athletic field concession stand. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of May 23. Lakewood Local Schools Monday-Friday: Cook’s Choice. Liberty Union Elementary Monday: Chicken patty WG bun or PBJ, green beans, and choice of fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • April 28: Police checked out two 9-1-1 hang up calls at Wendy’s. 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...

Change needed in the county commissioners’ office

Editor: I’ll keep this letter fairly short since it will be considered “political,” but I should have more Buckeye Lake Mayor’s Court reports for readers next week. More...

Council member wants to hear from residents on possible police levy

Editor: I’m writing to Village of Thornville residents. More...

Obituaries

Marcel “Mark” Borys

On Thursday May 12, 2016, Marcel “Mark” Borys, age 78 of Baltimore, joined our Lord after a long valiant fight with illness at The James Cancer Center. More...

Harold L. “Dusty” Miller, Sr.

Harold L. “Dusty” Miller, Sr., 81, of Thornville, passed away at Pickering House Fairhope Hospice surrounded by his family on May 15, 2016. More...