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News

24/7 fire/EMS coverage set for January

MILLESPORT - Walnut Township residents can rest easy. The Millersport Fire Department station will continue to be staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The department's substation in FairfieldBeach will continue to be staffed from 7 a.m. More...

Good named to Lakewood board

HEBRON - Trisha A. Good missed being elected to the Lakewood School Board by seven votes in November. She came in third after Forrest O. Cooperrider and Robert A. Large in the threeway race for two seats. Board members selected Good at a Dec. More...

Thornville Police Chief, Captain retire

THORNVILLE- Duane Moore, Thornville's part-time police chief and his wife, Elaine, auxiliary captain of the police department, both announced their retirement effective Dec. 31. Both served in their respective positions for 13 years. More...

Schools

Libery Union Middle School names honor students

BALTIMORE - Liberty Union Middle School recently announced its honor students for the first nine-week grading period. More...

Millersport Elementary announces first grading period honor students

MILLERSPORT - Millersport Elementary School recently named its honor students for the first nine-week grading period. 4th Grade Honor Roll: Genna Heileman, Logan Moore, and Olivia Osborn. More...

Liberty Union High honor students named

BALTIMORE - Liberty Union High School recently named its honor students for the first nine-weeks grading period. DISTINGUISHED Seniors: Josh Born, Jenny Davis, Michele Dobos, Chris Dychala, Kaiti Hodge, C.J. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Baltimore • Nov. 6: Police responded to a report of suspicious persons on High and Maple streets. Students were collecting donations for the food pantry. • Nov. More...

Looking back at some of the top stories in 2007

BUCKEYE LAKE AREA - Here's some of the top stories for 2007. 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...

Thornville had full-time chief being paid part-time wages'

Editor: December 27 was Duane Moore's last day as Thornville's Chief of Police. Duane and Elaine will be going to the Somerset Police Department. More...

Guest column: Work with your bank to avoid foreclosure

Almost all publications and reports agree that Ohio ranks among the worst states when it comes to homes in foreclosure. More...

Obituaries

Carol J. Ettenhofer

A funeral service for Carol J. Ettenhofer, 78, of Newark, widow of the late Rev. Arnold G. Ettenhofer, was December 29, 2007, at Heath United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Sue Ellen Miller officiating. Burial was in Cedar Hill Cemetery. More...

Patricia A. Gardner

A funeral service celebrating the life of Patricia A. Gardner, of Buckeye Lake, was Dec. 29, 2007, at St. Pius X Catholic Church, Reynoldsburg, with Msgr. Funk as celebrant. Burial followed at St. Josephs Cemetery, Obituaries Lockbourne. More...

Lawrence W. "Larry" Hunt

Funeral services for Lawrence W. "Larry" Hunt, 70, of Buckeye Lake, was January 2, 2008, in the Newark Chapel of Vensil-Orr & Chute Funeral Home, with Pastor Tom Myers officiating. More...