March 22, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

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Lakewood thanks voters for levy support

HEBRON - School board members and administrators expressed gratitude to Lakewood voters at a March 12 business meeting for approving the renewal of an emergency operating levy that makes up more than $2 million of Lakewood's annual budget. More...

Water contract with Millersport should be signed next week

By Scott Rawdon

BUCKEYE LAKE- A signed contract is still at least a week away, but Buckeye Lake Village Council members are looking for things they can begin doing immediately after signing. More...

Guest Column: It's National Sunshine Week

Have you ever wondered how your tax dollars are being utilized? Or how a decision was made by a government entity that affects your everyday life? More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for week of March 24. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Cheeseburger, oven fries, and choice of fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Hebron • March 1: Police made a traffic stop on Ohio 79 at US 40 for expired tags. Police discovered the driver had a warrant out of Newark for theft and writing bad checks. More...

Editorials & Letters

Letters to the Editor

Your letters are welcomed and encouraged. We would appreciate 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...

Still time to win $100 for best BLASST celebration theme

Editor: Here is a little idea to get you out of the winter blues. BLASST is running a contest for this year's theme for the third/fourth of July celebration. It has to be 4-10 word sor numbers so it can fiton the T-shirt after all. More...

Neighbors working together raise funds for group

Editor: A most successful fundraiser was held on Saturday, March 15 at the Millersport Lions Clubhouse benefitingthe Buckeye Lake Youth Association efforts to purchase new waffle making equipment lost in an arson fireon December 26. More...

Obituaries

Yvette Renee Boyer

Yvette Renee Boyer, 45, passed away Sunday, March 16, 2008, at FairfieldMedical Center. Yvette was born in Portsmouth on Jan. 13, 1964 to Dennie and Juanita "Jenkins" Fyffe. More...

Pauline Lucille Bullock

A funeral service celebrating the life of Pauline Lucille Bullock, 96, of Kirkersville, was March 17, 2008, in the chapel of Hoskinson Funeral Home, Kirkersville, with Pastor Richard Rothemich and the Rev. Myron Ingram officiating. More...

Sharilyn K. Eddy

Sharilyn K. Eddy, age 48, of Etna, died on March 15, 2008, at home from a battle with cancer. She was born February 19, 1960, to the late Martin and Josephine (Kasler) Ferguson, Sr. in Lancaster. More...