August 2, 2008 RSS feed / News

Board of Elections rejects one zoning referendum

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

Neighbors stand up to Foundation on bike trail

LICKING TOWNSHIP - Heck no, they won't go! More...

Fall soccer signup set

HEBRON - Hebron Area Soccer is now accepting registration for the Fall season. Reserve a spot now by registering driectly on line or by downloading a mail-in registration form at www.HebronArea- Soccer.com. More...

Things to do…

Events Dawes Arboretum - Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. Wetland Chronicles: Butterflies! Saturday, July 26, 1 - 4 p.m. More...

Aaron Tippin headlines Sweet Corn Festival

MILLERSPORT - National recording star Aaron Tippin is the headliner for the Sweet Corn Festival. He appears on the Main Stage at 8 p.m. on Saturday, August 30. Admission is free. More...

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...

Laker PTO needs volunteers for festival

MILLERSPORT - Laker PTO is "Calling all Volunteers" Soon, it will be Sweet Corn Festival time again! Laker PTO needs help in the bingo, sandy candy, and cotton candy booths. More...

Buckeye Lake gets permit to install water distribution system

BUCKEYE LAKE - The Village of Buckeye Lake took another step forward on its march toward a public water distribution system. The village received a Permit to Install, or PTI, from Ohio EPA. More...

C-TEC hospitality teacher wins national award

NEWARK - Vicki Pressey, Hospitality and Tourism instructor at the Career and Technology Education Centers (C-TEC) of Licking County, recently received the 2008 Teacher of Excellence Award by the American Hotel and Lodging Association. More...

Former police chief is new Thornville Fire Chief

THORNVILLE - Former Thornville Police Chief Duane Moore is the new Thornville- Thorn Township Fire Chief. The Thorn Township Trustees announced their controversial decision Tuesday night during their regularly scheduled meeting. More...

How to reduce mosquito breeding sites

Water management to prevent mosquito breeding is essential for effective control. Eggs do not hatch unless they are on or in water. Tires, in particular, require special mention because they are primarily breeding places for vector mosquitoes. More...

5K race set for Aug. 30

MILLERSPORT - The 19th Annual Sweet Corn Festival 5K Run is set to start at 9 a.m. on Saturday, August 30. Registration is $15 per runner before August 29 and $20 on race day. Race day registration is 7:15 to 8:55 a.m. More...