October 6, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Ohio 79, Thornwood Drive connector to open soon

HEBRON- The new connector between Thornwood Drive and Ohio 79 north of Hebron should be open by the middle of October, said ODOT District 5 acting spokesman Jim Spain. More...

Council discusses water plans

BUCKEYE LAKE- The Village of Buckeye Lake is definitely and aggressively going to pursue a public water system, however the source is still up in the air. More...

Fire Prevention Week: Practice your escape plan

Fire can spread rapidly through your home, leaving you as little as two minutes to escape safely once the alarm sounds. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of October 8th. Hebron/Jackson/Lakewood Intermediate Monday: Pepperoni pizza, hot vegetable, and chilled fruit. Tuesday: Hot chicken sandwich, oven baked fries, warm cinnamon apples, and goldfish crackers. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. We should have Baltimore reports next week. Buckeye Lake • Sept. 29: A Walnut Road resident complained about a neighbor who was mowing his lawn at a late hour. • Sept. More...

Editorials & Letters

Election Letters

Just three issues left

Your letters about lake-area candidates and issues on the Nov. 6 ballot are welcome. However, due to the volume of letters we expect to receive, we are strictly enforcing our normally suggested 250-word limit for election letters next week. More...

We could have $100 water bills!

Some things never change. This is going to sound familiar because it is. We've been making these same points for years now. The Buckeye Lake water saga is one bad sequel after another. More...

Three donors left off of The Queen II thank you list

Editor: Whenever you thank people publicly you take the risk of leaving someone out. Well, that's what happened last week when I was recounting the Queen of the Lake II donors to Charlie Prince - not once, not twice, but three times. More...

Obituaries

Daniel Ray Geiger

A memorial service for Daniel Ray Geiger, 53, of Glenford, was held Oct. 3, 2007, at the Newark Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta Funeral & Cremation Service, with the Rev. Robert L. Knox officiating. Inurnment was in Fairmount Cemetery. More...

Dorothy M. Lamb

Dorothy M. Lamb, 92 of Baltimore, died Monday, October 1, 2007, at Mt. Carmel East Hospital. She was a retired nurses aide. More...

Lillian Blanche "Emch" Smyers-Hendershot

Lillian Blanche "Emch" Smyers Hendershot, 90, of Baltimore, passed away Saturday, Sept. 29, 2007, at Crestview Nursing Home. She was born north of Baltimore on June 30, 1917, to John and Hattie (Rauch) Emch. More...