November 10, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Baltimore Council reviews water system forecast

BALTIMORE- They know what's coming. Baltimore's water treatment plant is 75 years old and expensive to maintain. Some of the village public water infrastructure is undersized and water pressure is low in some areas of Baltimore. More...

Report from the Village: Residents are tired of waiting

The Buckeye Lake Fire Association held their car show on Sunday, October 21st and had the largest number of registered show cars that they have ever had. They registered 267 cars from 80 different cities and towns. More...

Thornville to be out of debt by New Year

THORNVILLE- The Village of Thornville will be completely out of debt by the end of the year and is hoping to hire a fulltime police chief, said Mayor Beth Patrick. More...

Schools

Millersport Recreational Soccer Team Wins Championship

The Millersport Recreational Soccer Team went 14-0 and won the Championship game for their division in the Middle School Soccer Association league. Back row, from left to right, Coach Duane Holstein, Andrew Yaraborough, Alex Foltz, R. J. More...

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of November 12. Glenford/Somerset/Thornville Elementary Monday: Maxi cheese sticks w/dip, buttered corn, and choice of fruit. Tuesday: Italian sub, carrot sticks, Sun Chips, and fresh fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Baltimore • Sept. 26: Police were called to Liberty Union Elementary School on a report that students on a bus were possibly passing around drugs. • Sept. More...

Lakewood levies defeated

Licking County results held many surprises

NEWARK- Voters dealt a double blow to Lakewood Local Schools by rejecting both levies on Tuesday's ballot. The renewal of an emergency levy first approved in 2003 was turned down by a 2,095 to 1,740 unofficial tally. More...

Incumbents prevail in Fairfield County

LANCASTER- Liberty Township Trustee incumbent Ivan Ety said there were "a couple nerve-wracking days" before the election, but in the end there was no need for him to be stressed. 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...

Popo thanks Walnut Township voters

Editor: I would like to thank all of the people that voted for me in Tuesday's election. The result was humbling and I am eager to serve the school district. More...

Thanks for Lakewood homecoming parade

Editor: The Hebron Business Association would like to express a huge "THANK YOU" to the Lakewood community for the support of their first annual Lakewood Homecoming Parade. More...

Obituaries

Rita (Bauserman) Bell

A memorial service for Rita (Bauserman) Bell, 72, formerly of Hebron, will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, 2007, at the Bope-Thomas Funeral Home in Somerset, with the Rev. Ralph Bauserman officiating. More...

William C. Brenner

William C. Brenner, age 76, of Millersport, passed away October 28, 2007, at Doctors Hospital West. He was the owner of Brnner Shell service station. He was a U.S. Navy veteran serving in the Korean Conflictand member of the VFW and Eagles. More...

John Frederick Busse

Services for John Frederick Busse, 69, of Thornville, will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, 2007, at the Bope-Thomas Funeral Home in Somerset, with Pastor Doug Lynn officiating. Burial will be in Somerset Cemetery. More...