February 24, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Lakewood delays levy vote to November

HEBRON - Lakewood School Board members decided Monday night to wait until November to ask district voters for more money. The district was running out of time to meet the February 22 deadline to get a levy on the May ballot. More...

Village/township deal for 24/7 coverage at risk

MILLERSPORT - Village officials are concerned that an agreement reached with Walnut Township Trustees last month to fund the Millersport Fire Department to provide 24/7 onduty coverage may be coming undone. More...

Union Township loses 135 acres to Granville

NEWARK- Some residents of Union Township are very likely soon to be residents of Granville. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of February 26. Hebron/Jackson/Lakewood Intermediate Monday: Pizza, green beans, and mandarin oranges. 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...

Writer says Baltimore has many junkyards

Editor: If Baltimore's "junkyard dogs" succeed in ridding the village of the salvage yard on east Ohio 256, they should consider further expending their energies in preserving the town's otherwise pristine image by attacking the village's other and More...

'Watchdog' may expand her territory

Editor: A couple of weeks ago, Etna Township Trustee Paul George called me and asked if he could have a citizen call me to talk about Etna Township merging with Kirkersville and also asked if I knew of some other people who might be interested in t More...

Obituaries

James "J.J." Joseph Jennie II

James "J.J." Joseph Jennie II, age 71, of Buckeye Lake, died Thursday, February 16, 2007, at Licking Memorial Hospital. He was born May 8, 1935, in Cincinnati to the late James J. Sr. and Melba (Leyshon) Jennie. J.J. More...

Lt. Col Howard Martin Kreager

Graveside Military Honors will be held on Friday, February 23, 2007 at 2 p.m., Poplar Fork Cemetery, Gratiot, for Lt. Colonel Howard Martin Kreager, US Army (Retired). He died Tuesday, February 20, 2007, following a brief illness. More...

Ronald Keith "Buck" Landis

Ronald Keith "Buck" Landis, 58 of Somerset, died Tuesday, February 20, 2007, at FairfieldMedical Center. He was a retired machine operator for Kingsford Products in Baltimore and a Vietnam veteran serving in the US Marine Corps. More...