December 22, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Connie Fought is honored for Lakewood service

HEBRON - Lakewood school board members honored the memory of one of their own at last Wednesday's business meeting. More...

Trustees sticking with fire/EMS contract proposal

MILLERSPORT - Two Walnut Township Trustees stood by their December 7 draft contract proposal to the Village of Millersport at their Tuesday morning meeting. "We feel it is a good contract and will sign it today," Trustee Sonny Dupler said. More...

Heating 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...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of December 31. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday-Wednesday: Christmas Break Thursday: Hot dog, tater tots, and choice of fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Baltimore • Nov. 1: A Gordon Avenue woman told police that her friend's boyfriend had taken her CD player out of her vehicle. She gave police a description of his vehicle and his address. 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...

An open letter to John Cortez

It's nearly Christmas again. As in Dickens' A Christmas Carol, you are being visited by memories of Christmas past and my great concern for you last year. Remember? More...

Voter wants the promised 24/7 fire/EMS protection

Editor: Here we ago again!!! Sonny Dupler and the "trust"ees are playing god with the lives of the citizens of Walnut Township. More...

Obituaries

Robert E. "Bob" Holderle

Robert E. "Bob" Holderle, 75, of Baltimore, died Sunday, Dec. 16, 2007, at home. He was a retired teacher and coach of Columbus Public Schools, teaching at Franklin Junior, Marion Franklin and Walnut Ridge High Schools. More...

Barry Lee James

A funeral service celebrating the life of Barry Lee James, 39, of Buckeye Lake; was held December 15, 2007, in the chapel of the Hoskinson Funeral Home, Kirkersville with Pastor Will Estep officiating. Burial followed in Kirkersville Cemetery. More...

Matthew D. Mager

Matthew D. Mager, 49, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2007, at Mount Carmel Hospital West. He was the youngest son of Bill and Doris E. Mager, who are both deceased. More...