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Buckeye Lake looking at possible tree policy

BUCKEYE LAKE- The Buckeye Lake Village Council won't be stumped. Tree issues dominated council's agenda Monday night, including discussion of a village tree policy to determine who is responsible for overhanging and loose branches, and the like. More...

Is a police district the answer for Thorn Township?

THORNVILLE- A frightening incident in Thornville last week may illustrate the need for increased police protection. About 11:30 p.m. More...

Cortez: Still on the run, but not forgotten

BUCKEYE LAKE - Former Buckeye Lake Council member John Cortez has now been on the run for six weeks. Licking County Sheriff Randy Thorp called Cortez a "fugitive from justice" at a Dec. 4 news conference. Cortez was indicted Nov. More...

Schools

Hebron Elementary releases first honor roll

HEBRON - Hebron Elementary School recently named its second grade honor students for the first nine-week grading period. More...

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of January 21. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: No school Tuesday: Hip dipper, baked potato w/butter, and choice of fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Baltimore • Nov. 16: Police were called about a 13-year-old girl who left her home, stating she was running away. Police found her about 15 minutes later on Company Street. 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...

New resident wants to help improve Buckeye Lake

Editor: I am a new resident of the Buckeye Lake area. However, numerous visits have been made to Buckeye Lake for the past 42 years. Good changes have occurred in recent years. More...

Writer says health department is empire building with new fee

Editor: A tax is a tax. Unless you live in Fairfield County, then it is called an inspection fee. I think a class action suit is in order. The FairfieldCounty Health Department wants more money. Well, what department doesn't? More...

Obituaries

Winona I. "Azeltine" Deamer

Winona I. "Azeltine" Deamer, 76, of Millersport, went to be with the Lord on Monday, Jan. 14, 2008, at the FairfieldMedical Center. She enjoyed flower gardening and spending time with her family. More...

Elizabeth Massie Frazer

Elizabeth Massie Frazer, 67, of Baltimore, died Thursday, Jan. 10, 2008. She was a retired waitress. More...

Charmaine Fritz

Charmaine Fritz, age 79, died January 15, 2008 of cancer at her home in Baltimore. She was born November 26, 1928, to Stanley and Cornelia Blauser in Basil. Charmaine was a member of the Liberty Union High School class of 1946. More...