August 9, 2008 RSS feed / News

Licking Township considering levy for 24/7 fire coverage

JACKSONTOWN - Licking Township Trustees are expected to take the first step next Monday night to put an additional six mill permanent tax levy for EMS/fire protection on the November ballot. More...

Ultimate Home Tour set

NEWARK - The Buckeye Valley Building Industry Association's new Ultimate Open House starts in Buckeye Lake Friday night. A Girls Night Out party is set for 6 - 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. More...

Search doesn't find body

HEBRON- A body was not located following a search near Harbor Hills Aug. 3 and 4. Tuesday, Captain Dave Starling of the Licking County Sheriff's Office said Aug. More...

Chamber meets Aug. 13

BUCKEYE LAKE - The Greater Buckeye Lake Chamber of Commerce meets Wednesday, August 13 at Smitty's on the Lake. The business meeting is at 6:30 p.m. with a social from 7-9 p.m. Cost is $12. More...

Things to do…

Events Dawes Arboretum - Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. For Your Heath 5K Run and Walk: Saturday August 9. Run begins at 8:30 a.m. and Walk begins at 8:40 a.m. More...

Second referendum rejected

LANCASTER - It took a bit longer, but the result was the same. More...

Perry County growers still at large

NEW LEXINGTON- Nearly 6,000 marijuana plants were seized near Crooksville Aug. 1, although the growers remain at-large. More...

Seeking help when I-70 closes

HEBRON - The Village of Hebron can't continue to be an overflow for traffic whenever I- 70 closes unless it receives much more help, say Hebron officials. 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...

100th Birthday card shower set

FAIRFIELD BEACH - Berniece Souders turns 100 on Sunday, August 17. Friends are planning to mark her milestone with a card shower and party. More...