February 6, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

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ODNR sets February job fairs

COLUMBUS – Looking for seasonal employment and love working outdoors? Attend one of two job fairs being held at multiple sites across the state by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) on Saturday, Feb. 13, and Saturday, Feb. More...

Hebron suspends work on waterline extension

HEBRON – Village council members unanimously agreed to formally suspend work on the western waterline extension project at their Jan. 27 council meeting. More...

Lake visitors break the ice

JACKSONTOWN – It could have been a close call for two people who ventured onto thin ice covering Buckeye Lake Saturday night, Licking Township Fire Company Chief Mike Wilson told the Licking Township Trustees Monday night. More...

Obituaries

Jerry Ackison

Jerry Ackison, age 66, of Thurston, died February 1, 2016, at Crestview Nursing Home. He was born on May 12, 1949, to the late Edwin and Gay Ackison in Hocking County. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends around Thurston. More...

Brian K. Moll

A Celebration of Life gathering for Brian K. Moll, 49, of Pleasantville, will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st St., Newark. Brian passed away January 29, 2016, at his residence. More...

Bradley Paul Nill

Bradley Paul Nill, age 61, of Thornville, was born August 31, 1954, in Kettering, Ohio, to Lenord and Martha (Adams) Nill of Baltimore. Brad passed away on January 27, 2016. 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...

Adding insult to injury

While ODNR is spending millions of taxpayers’ dollars on the most costly method to fix the Buckeye Lake dam, they have a different standard when it comes to the community devastated by their shock and awe campaign. More...

Writer asks ODNR to save some trees

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Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of February 8. Lakewood Local Schools Monday: #1 Cheeseburger; #2 Grilled chicken sandwich, baked french fries, and fruit. Tuesday: #1 Meatball sub; #2 Hot ham and cheese sandwich, steamed green beans, and fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Jan. 16: A driver was cited for running a stop sign. • Jan. 16: A driver was cited for traveling 46 in a 35 miles per hour zone. • Jan. More...