June 9, 2007 RSS feed / News

Buckeye Lake, Hebron officials will continue water talks

HEBRON - Buckeye Lake residents could be closer to affordable public water now than any time in recent memory. More...

Fire Company Receives Grant

Licking Memorial Health Systems recently presented a $15,000 grant to the Licking Township Fire Company for its first thermal imager. Thanks to a manufacturer's promotion, the Company was able to purchase two imagers. More...

Thornville church celebrating bicentennial

THORNVILLE - Thornville United Methodist Church is celebrating 200 years of Christian outreach and service from May to October. The church has been located at 30 East Columbus Street (Ohio 204) for the entire time. The Rev. Debra S. More...

Tips for safe grilling

COLUMBUS - As Ohioans prepare for barbecues and backyard grilling this summer, State Fire Marshal Michael P. Bell urges families across the state to take safety precautions when using their grills. More...

Hot Rod Reunion is new chapter in NTR history

HEBRON - When National Trail Raceway (NTR) opened July 4, 1964, it was the culmination of a dream to bring top quality drag racing to Central Ohio. More...

Things to do…

Events Dawes Arboretum - Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. 27th Ohio Regional Bonsai Show- Saturday and Sunday, June 9 & 10. Saturday, noon - 7pm and Sunday, 11am - 5pm. More...

Schaffer gets Liberty Union amendment in budget bill

COLUMBUS - An amendment authored by State Senator Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster) to help Liberty Union-Thurston Schools get the State of Ohio to make good on a commitment to build a new school building has been added to House Bill 119, the state budge More...

Mel Tillis to appear at Sweet Corn Festival

MILLERSPORT - Country music legend Mel Tillis will appear in concert on Friday, August 31, 8:30 p.m. More...

Thornville, county close to deal on water, sewer

THORNVILLE- Thornville and Perry County officials are optimistic that an agreement can be reached Thursday night, 7 p.m., at the Thornville Village Officeon an issue that's challenged both the village and the county for nearly two years. More...

Union Township Trustees zone out

HEBRON- Matt Harmon feels deceived. More...

Station 2 Now Staffed

Some history was made Friday, June 1 when the Millersport Fire Department started regular staffing at it's Station 2 in FairfieldBeach. Two paid part-time personnel including at least one paramedic will staff the station from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. More...

Chow Line: How to keep food safe outdoors

COLUMBUS - Last year, I got sick after a family picnic. How can we prevent food-borne illness this year? Food safety is more important in summer because microorganisms love heat. More...

Guest Column: Play attention to firewood

COLUMBUS - Summer is fast approaching and many Ohioans are preparing their camping checklist in anticipation. Marshmallows, sunscreen, and a cooler of ice all top the list of things not to forget. More...

Licking County has 36 miles of bike trails

NEWARK - Did you know that there are over 36 miles of trails in Licking County? That's right! The T.J. Evans Recreational Trail System is enjoyed by over 250,000 visitors each year. More...