June 21, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

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Buckeye Lake Truck Stop closing Sunday

BUCKEYE LAKE - It's the end of an era. The Buckeye Lake Truck Stop, a local institution for more than 35 years, is closing its doors Sunday at 7 p.m. Manager Charlie Moore said the garage will remain open, but otherwise, it's closing. More...

Boat parade set

BUCKEYE LAKE - Joe and Therese Miller are the Grand Marshalls for the annual 4th of July Boat Parade. More...

Trustees agree to make advance payment to village

MILLERSPORT - The Village of Millersport will get its July payment from Walnut Township Trustees about fiveweeks early. More...

Obituaries

John Brown

John Brown, age 41, of Thornville, passed away Monday, June 16, 2008, at his residence. John was born on September 6, 1966, in Nelsonville, Ohio to the late Clifford and Donna (Burley) Brown. More...

Dorothy Evelyn Gockenbach

A funeral service celebrating the life of Dorothy Evelyn Gockenbach, 79, formerly of Hebron, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in the chapel of Hoskinson Funeral Home, Kirkersville. Burial will be in Wilson Cemetery, Newark. More...

James Eugene Kirk

A funeral service celebrating the life of James Eugene Kirk, 64, of Umatilla, Florida, formerly of Outville, will be Saturday at 1:00 p.m. in the chapel of the Hoskinson Funeral Home, Kirkersville. 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...

A BLASST update and thanks

Editor, I apologize for not getting consistent energizing letters out as usual. It seems there are just not enough hours in the day.Two weekends ago, the 4th of July poker run was at the Island House. More...

Landowner comments on zoning referendum effort

Editor: I would like to expand on my public comments now that the signatures have been collected for a possible referendum on the zoning change from RR to I-2 for Licking-FairfieldCorporation. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • June 10: An officerobserved an Eliott Street woman driving at night without her vehicle's headlights activated and no license plate light. More...