July 5, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

News

New principal named for Millersport High School

MILLERSPORT - Charles Leedle will be the new principal at Millersport Junior High/High School. More...

Protests could keep zoning issues off November ballot

LANCASTER - Two Walnut Township zoning referendum petitions have met the signature requirement according to the Fairfield County Board of Elections. Each petition had the required 158 valid signatures. More...

Mount Carmel welcomes new pastor

COLUMBUS - Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, Buckeye Lake, will welcome Father William J. Ferguson as pastor, effective July 8, 2008. He succeeds Monsignor Frank J. Meagher, who is retiring. Previously, Fr. More...

Obituaries

Theresa Irene Butts

A funeral service for Theresa Irene Butts, 76, of Buckeye Lake, was held July 2, 2008, at Boring-Sheridan Funeral Home, Thornville, with Pastor Doug Lynn officiating. Burial was in Dayton National Cemetery. More...

Thomas F. Harlan

Services for Thomas F. Harlan, 82, of Thornville, were June 28, 2008, at South Shore Ministries, Thornville, with Pastor Doug Lynn officiating. Burial was in Somerset Cemetery. He died at 3:02 p.m. More...

Jacquelyn L. Hedges

Jacquelyn L. Hedges, 78, passed away June 27, 2008, at Heartland of Fairfield Nursing Center. She was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ and a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. 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...

Writer, neighbors not ready to give up township bridge

Editor: Most of the neighbors that have property south of Honey Creek Road have been there at least 20 years or more. I don't know where the idea came from that we wanted that bridge removed. More...

Cyclist envisions bike/scooter path around the lake

Editor: It's a warm and sunny summer day on Buckeye Lake, 2010. Young cyclists speed along in their racing gear, in front of the bank. Signs designate the bike route through town. The bike rack is full in front of the pizza shop. More...

Schools

Jackson Intermediate School lists honor students

HEBRON - Jackson Intermediate School recently announced its honor students for the fourth and final nine week grading period. More...

Hebron Elementary names honor students

HEBRON - Hebron Elementary School recently announced its honor students for the fourth and final nine week grading period. More...

Millersport Elementary School names honor students

MILLERSPORT - Millersport Elementary School recently announced its honor students for the fourth and final grading period. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Kirkersville • June 22: A Zanesville woman was cited for travelling 81 mph in a 65 mph zone. • June 22: A Columbus man was cited for driving 52 mph in a 35 mph zone. More...