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Trustees approve 14 road resurfacing projects

JACKSONTOWN - Licking Township Trustees unanimously agreed Monday night to spend $256,110.37 on 14 township road resurfacing projects. More...

Village to seek replacement levy

MILLERSPORT - Village council members unanimously agreed Tuesday night to seek a replacement levy to replace the expiring 2.7 mill operating levy. More...

Help with electrical bills available

NEWARK - LEADS Community Action Agency now has funds available to assist income eligible senior citizens with their elecric bills. Call the Buckeye Lake LEADS Center at 928-4481 to make an appointment and get more information about assistance. More...

Obituaries

Marian Louise Plankenhorn

A funeral service for Marian Louise Plankenhorn, 85, of Thornville, will be at 6:30 p.m. July 15 at Boring-Sheridan Funeral Home, 56 S. Main St., Thornville, with Pastor Jeff Morlock officiating. More...

Evelyn Joyce "Joy" Siegel

A memorial service for Evelyn Joyce "Joy" Siegel, 87, of Newark, formerly of Harbor Hills, was held July 5, 2008, at Henderson-Van Atta Funeral & Cremation Service, Newark, with Brother Phil Coblentz officiating. More...

Opal B. Wallis

Opal B. Wallis, 92, formerly of Thurston, died Wednesday, July 2, 2008, at Tuscany Garden in Pataskala. She was a member of Fairfield Baptist Church, Fairfield Baptist Ladies, AARP and VFW Ladies Auxiliary Post 3761. More...

Editorials & Letters

BLASST thanks its 700 some sponsors

Editor: It's the morning of the 4th and I feel the weight of the world is off my shoulders. We want to thank the Buckeye Lake Moose Lodge 2434 for their donation of over $20,000 this year. That's right $20,000! More...

Ban on golf carts in state park draws fire

Editor: The BLASST fireworks at Fairfield Beach were great! It is that slow-burn that gets to you. I think there is another hidden agenda afoot. More...

Writer wants Thornville to protect its historical character

Editor: We, the many, are ruled by a few in power, and it is our own fault. We vote for them when an election comes around and then stop paying attention until the next election. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • June 26: Police assisted Licking County Sheriff's Office with a BAC test. More...