March 15, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

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Buckeye Lake water contract signing delayed

BUCKEYE LAKE - It's been 28 years; what's two more weeks? Neither the Village of Buckeye Lake's solicitor nor Millersport's solicitor was ready for either village to sign a contract for public water service Monday night. More...

Walnut Township to have new high school principal next year

MILLERSPORT - There will be a new principal at Millersport Junior/Senior High School in August. More...

Lakewood softball signup extended

HEBRON - Lakewood Girls Summer Softball sign-ups have been extended. Girls, ages 7 thru 14, can signup Saturday, March 15 at Hebron Elementary. The schedule for tryouts and player drafts is: • 8 and under: 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of March 17. All area schools are off Friday, March 21 for spring break. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Chicken patty sandwich, cheesy potatoes, and choice of fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • March 6: Police assisted the Buckeye Lake Fire Department with a report of a suspicious odor, which a resident thought was a burning transformer. 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...

Play for Trey participants thanked

Editor: Thank you to Baltimore and Baltimore VFW. On behalf of the Play for Trey committee, I would like to personally thank each and every person who made the event possible. More...

Something different from the 'watchdog'

Editor: I will have some very interesting Kirkersville news for you next week but this week I'm being a different kind of 'watchdog.' I would like to remind everyone of how important it is that your dog have identificationon it at all times. More...

Obituaries

Peggy J. Belt

A funeral service celebrating the life of Peggy J. Belt, 65, of Thornville, was March 12, 2008, at the chapel of the Hoskinson Funeral Home, Kirkersville, with Michelle Keesling officiating. Burial was at Kirkersville Cemetery. More...

Barbara Hoshor

Barbara Hoshor, age 42, passed away Tuesday, March 4, 2008, at Grant Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. More...

Frank C. Koss Sr.

Frank C. Koss Sr., 70, of Millersport, died Friday, March 7, 2008, at Licking Memorial Hospital. He was a Vietnam veteran and retired from the U.S. Army. He worked as a production supervisor at Plating Technologies Inc. and also Tractor Supply. More...