December 8, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

News

State releases $17 million for Liberty Union

COLUMBUS - State Senator Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster) announced last week that $17,149,100 in state funds has been released for the Liberty Union-Thurston Local School District. More...

Heating bill assistance available

NEWARK - LEADS Community Action Agency has funds available to assist income eligilble homes wih their heating bills. The household must be in a disconnect status with their gas or electric bill or at ten days or less on bulk fuel supply. More...

Time is running out on 2008 fire/EMS contract

MILLERSPORT - Walnut Township Trustees talked Tuesday night about replacing carpet and tile in their meeting room, a new recording system for meetings and a possible new truck purchase. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of December 10. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Cheeseburger, oven fries, and choice of fruit. Tuesday: BBQ sandwich, seasoned fries, and choice of fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Nov. 21: A West 1st Street woman reported that someone she knew was assaulted. • Nov. 23: A Hebron man reported the theft of his car's rear license plate. More...

Editorials & Letters

Let's make it snow for Jake

Editor: My friend, Jake from church loves the snow. He has MD (muscular dystrophy), but still plays in the snow in his wheelchair. This year he had an operation and hasn't been able to sit up or get out of bed for seven or eight months. More...

More thanks for Tips for Tots

Editor: Heartfelt thanks to all who helped make this Tips for Tots campaign a huge success. Thanks to the Island House for giving the main event a kick-start with their Almost Celebrity Bartender night. More...

Ety thanks supporters

Editor: I want to take this opportunity to express my thanks to the citizens of Liberty Township for your continued support in re-electing me to serve another four year term as your trustee. More...

Obituaries

Paul Eugene Ackerman

A funeral service celebrating the life of Paul Eugene Ackerman, 73, of Pataskala, was held December 5, 2007, in the Chapel of the Hoskinson Funeral Home, Kirkersville with Pastor Paul Snoddy officiating. More...

Jean Eleanor Borland

A graveside service for Jean Eleanor Borland, 80, of Thornville, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Lutheran Reformed Cemetery, Thornville, with Pastor Doug Lynn officiating. Jean passed away Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2007, at Cedar Hill Care Center, Zanesville. More...

Marjorie L. Hensley

Funeral services for Marjorie L. Hensley, 81, of Buckeye Lake, were December 3, 2007, at the Heath Chapel of Henderson- Van Atta Funeral & Cremation Service, with the Rev. James Dennis officiating. Burial was in Fairmount Cemetery. More...