March 17, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Thornville makes offer to county

By Scott Rawdon N EW L E X I N G TO N - Thornville Village Administrator Josh Eggleston and Mayor Dale Brussee delivered two contract proposals to the Perry County Commissioners March 9--a proposed agreement between the village and county to prov More...

Sewer district director retires

By Charles Prince NEWARK - Licking County Water and Wastewater Director Ken Salsberry, Jr. unexpectedly decided to retire last week. More...

This week is the third annual Sunshine Week. It was created to highlight the importance of open government and freedom of information. Government, at the local, state and federal level, controls an ever increasing portion of our lives. More...

Obituaries

Thomas L. Brode

Thomas L. Brode, age 55 of Millersport, entered into eternal rest Tuesday, March 6, 2007, at FairfieldMedical Center, Lancaster. He was born August 16, 1951, in Newark to David L. and Nola J. (Winter) Brode. He was self employed as a roofer. More...

Morgan G. Dellinger, Jr.

A funeral service for Morgan G. Dellinger, Jr., age 77, of Mesa, Arizona, formerly of Thornville, was held March 14, 2007, at the Newark Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta Funeral & Cremation Service with Rev. Robert Knox officiating. More...

Betty Jane Smith Keller

Betty Jane Smith Keller, 78 of Baltimore, was peacefully called home on Monday, March 12, 2007. She was the daughter of the late James Lee and Nellie Foltz Smith. Betty was a graduate of the Kirkersville High School Class of 1946. More...

Editorials & Letters

Writers say ORRD only cares about land, not people

Editor: Some folks just can't keep their noses out of other people's business. They are trying to run Bob Richardson out of business. More...

Computer geek' responds to watchdog'

Editor: Upon reading Ms. Mansfield's"letter", another obvious "inaccuracy" leaps to view. Councilperson Bobbi Miller's letter stated that the Council had voted "to sign a contract with SWL water." She did not state that a contract had been signed. More...

More Letters: Former student, now parent salutes Ken Keener

Editor: In the past year, I've cleaned out some old boxes. In one I found my geometry notes from high school. It wasn't the first time I've run across them. I just never have had the heart to part with them. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of March 19. Hebron/Jackson/Lakewood Intermediate Monday: Pizza, seasoned corn, and diced pears. Tuesday: Italian sub sandwich, Sun chips, carrots w/dip, and pudding cup. More...