March 24, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Bowman, Spitzer to head Lakewood levy campaign

HEBRON - Two Lakewood school board members will spearhead the effort to pass a renewal emergency levy - plus increase - this November. Joe Bowman Jr. More...

Council agrees to seek grant for bike/skate park

BUCKEYE LAKE- Buckeye Lake Village's bicycle and skate park is looking for a few good ramps. More...

Liberty Township denial forcing business to move or close

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP- Hy d r oMa s t e r own e r Bo b Richardson isn't sure what he'll do next. More...

Schools

Kindergarten screening set

MILLERSPORT - It's time to register for the fall kindergarten class. Children must be fiveyears old on or before Aug. 1, 2007, to be eligible. Registration hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monday through Friday. More...

Hebron, Jackson name honor students

HEBRON - Hebron and Jackson Elementary schools recently announced their honor students for the second-nine weeks grading period. More...

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of March 26th. Lakewood Schools Spring Break, no school. Liberty Union Elementary Monday: Hot dog or PB&J sandwich, peas, brownie, and fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity report

It's back! Compiled from selected police activity reports. Baltimore + Mar. 5: Police found an open door on Wagner Street. Everything checked OK. + Mar. 6: Police found an open door at the Landmark CO-OP. The building checked OK. + Mar. More...

Editorials & Letters

Time to plan for National Road Yard Sale Days

Editor, I am writing as a Licking County representative to the Ohio National Road Association. Last year, Licking County participated in the Historic National Road Yard Sale Days. Well, it's time again to prepare for this anuual sale! More...

BLASST will be July 3

Editor: I would like to congratulate everyone for getting through another winter.Even though this is my second winter in Florida, I clearly remember what it's like during January, February and March in Ohio. More...

'Watchdog' says 'computer geek' is a 'jerk'

Editor: According to public records from the Kirkersville Police, they spend a lot of time at the Flying J on lunch and coffee breaks. More...

Obituaries

Charlotte Silliman Bashore

Charlotte Silliman Bashore, age 78 of Somerset, entered into eternal rest Sunday, March 18, 2007 at her residence. She was born on September 25, 1928 in Fredericktown, Ohio to James and Mary (Parrish) Silliman. Charlotte was married to L. More...

John D. Bower Sr.

John D. Bower Sr., 80, of Sugar Grove, passed away Tuesday, March 13, 2007, at the Doctors West Hospital, Columbus. He was born on Nov. 26, 1926, in Storm Station, to the late Alfred and Hazel M. (Clingman) Bower. John served in the U.S. More...

Letha Juanita Orr

A funeral service for Letha Juanita Orr, 89, of Thornville, will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 22, 2007, in the Newark Chapel of Vensil-Orr & Chute Funeral Home, 1850 W. Main St., Newark, with Pastor Bethel A. Bateson officiating. More...