May 24, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

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Liberty Township hopes to cut insurance costs

BALTIMORE - Liberty Township may trade its Cadillac for a Chevy. Liberty Township Trustee Nancy Montell has described the township's existing health insurance plan as a "Cadillac" with no deductible. More...

Trustees hold back fire/EMS funds due Millersport

MILLERSPORT - "It's not their (trustees') money, It's not our money. It's the people's money," Millersport Council member Gary Matheny said during the May 13 council meeting. More...

Watch your speed: Kirkersville Police are back

KIRKERSVILLE - Watch your speed! Kirkersville's police department is back in operation after shutting down for a week following the resignation of former Police Chief Robert Chamberlain. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of May 26 . Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Memorial Day - No School. Tuesday: Cheeseburger, french fries, and choice of fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • May 11: A Seymour Avenue man reported his mother stabbed him with scissors. 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...

It's official: 'Salute the BLASST 2008 - Cruise the Lake and Celebrate!'

Editor: July 4 is a Friday this year and some people are wondering about the date for our fireworks show. In a perfect world, the BLASST would be on the national holiday. However the world isn't perfect as you all know. More...

'It's time to wake up and move toward the future'

Editor: Apparently, Bowling Green Township isn't the only township with compensation concerns. Let's take a look at Liberty Township. I believe that by law there are two types of employees...full and part time. More...

Obituaries

H. John Bruck

A funeral service for H. John Bruck, 78 of Millersport, will be held Saturday, May 24, 2008, at 11:30 a.m. at the chapel of Holy Cross Cemetery, 11539 National Road SW, Pataskala, with Pastor Dave DiYanni officiating. Entombment will follow. More...

Nancy Carol Clemens

Nancy Carol Clemens, age 75, passed away at home on Saturday, May 17, 2008, in Reynoldsburg. She was born on April 2, 1933, and remained an active member of her community in Reynoldsburg. More...

Melvin Russell "Brownie" Pillow

A funeral service celebrating the life of Melvin Russell "Brownie" Pillow, 81, of Racine, formerly of Buckeye Lake, was held May 20, 2008, in the chapel of the Hoskinson Funeral Home, Kirkersville, with Pastor Randy Clay as celebrant. More...