April 12, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Capt'n Woody's providing more parking

JACKSONTOWN - This weekend, April 11 - 13, is Licking Township's Fifth Annual Road Clean-up. Once again, residents are asked to pick a stretch of roadway and then clean it up sometime during the weekend. More...

Millersport wants to get quick start on EMS/fire contract

MILLERSPORT - A switch from Waste Management to Big "O" for garbage pickup will save families about $3 a month. More...

Liberty Township developer wants more time

BALTIMORE - The Liberty Township Board of Zoning Appeals has a big decision ahead of it. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of April 14 . Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Hot dog, tator tots, and choice of fruit. Tuesday: Tomato soup w/ crackers, toasted cheese sandwich, celery, and fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • April 2: A Union Street woman said someone stole two yard geese from her property. 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...

Bowling Green 'watchdog' sniffs around road paving bids

Editor: This time I want to write about financial responsibility and how to make sure the township gets the most bang for our buck. My focus is how our GOBs managed our last chip/seal and asphalt patching road project. More...

Writer says it's time to get business out of residential area

Editor: About three years ago, two former Liberty Township trustees - Keith Taylor and Dave Keller - along with recently reelected trustee Ivan Ety approved the rezoning of a piece of property on Heimberger Road to B- 2 commercial. More...

Obituaries

Marilyn Ann Schilling- Brewer

A Mass of Christian burial for Marilyn Ann Schilling-Brewer, 80, of Hebron, was April 9, 2008, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church in Buckeye Lake, with the Rev. Frank Meagher officiating. Burial was at St. Joseph Cemetery. More...

Martin L. "Mac" McIntire

Martin L. "Mac" McIntire, 82, of Baltimore, died April 1, 2008, at FairfieldMedical Center. He was a retied electrician for Western Electric/AT&T. He was a member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. More...

George S. "Sammy" Van Dyke

Funeral services for George S. "Sammy" Van Dyke, 89, will be at 9 a.m. Saturday at Schoedinger Northeast Chapel. Interment to follow at the Lutheran and Reformed Cemetery in Thornville. Mr. More...