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Liberty Union names new high school principal

BALTIMORE - It took just about three weeks to find a new principal for Liberty Union-Thurston High School. Board members unanimously approved a two-year contract with Ed Miller at a special board meeting Tuesday night. More...

Blood drive set for Aug. 7

HEBRON - The American Red Cross returns to the Village of Hebron's Council Chambers for a blood drive from 1 - 7 p.m. on Thursday, August 7. Blood levels are critically low now. If you donated on or before June 12, you are eligible to donate. More...

Board of Elections rejects one zoning referendum

LANCASTER - One decision made, one to go. More...

Obituaries

James E. DeVault Jr.

A memorial service for James E. DeVault Jr., 68, of Buckeye Lake, was held July 25, 2008, at Willow Grove Advent Church, 7192 Columbus Road, Mount Liberty, with the Rev. Carl Hankins officiating. More...

Phillip "Phil" Freas

A funeral service celebrating the life of Phillip "Phil" Freas, 54, of Thornville, was July 30, 2008, in the chapel of Hoskinson Funeral Home, Kirkersville, with the Rev. George Gordon officiating. Burial was at Fairmount Cemetery in Jacksontown. More...

Judge Joseph Robert Ralston

Judge Joseph Robert Ralston, 87 of Millersport, beloved husband, father, and grandfather, passed away Tuesday, July 29, 2008 at Pickering House. He was a retired judge with the Fairfield County Municipal Court with 21 years of service. 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 recalls endless summers at Buckeye Lake

Editor: The warmth of summer has made my thoughts return to what seemed to be the endless summers of youth at Buckeye Lake. Buckeye Lake was called the play ground of Ohio. More...

Writer upset with new Liberty Township neighbors

Editor: It is heart breaking to see good neighbors get run off by people who don't even take the time to get to know the truth and would rather make up lies than to admit that any problem is with them and not others. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • July 23: A Walnut Road woman said her roommate stole her car while she was asleep. She didn't know her roommate's last name. More...