September 20, 2008 RSS feed / News

Residents want crack down on junk vehicles

JACKSONTOWN - Several Harbor Hills residents asked Licking Township Trustees Monday night to use their new authority under House Bill 50 to remove unlicensed vehicles and boats. More...

Murder/suicide takes two lives

WALNUT TOWNSHIP - Tragedy struck Thursday night in Walnut Township. Shepard Avenue resident Raymond Dymek shot and killed Hayden "Dave" Sloan, 48, who lived at Dymek's home with Sloan's 27 year old daughter, Tanya Hager. More...

Backwoods Fest is still on this weekend

THORNVILLE - Kathy Launder is really lucky. The cofounder of Thornville's popular Backwoods Fest said Sunday's violent windstorm that knocked out power and uprooted trees did little damage to the festival grounds. More...

How to replace food stamps

COLUMBUS - The Sept. 14 wind storm that left more than 2 million Ohioans facing longterm power outages is more than an inconvenience to food stamp recipients. More...

Some water questions answered

BUCKEYE LAKE - Monday night's power outages in the wake of Sunday's windstorm may have added to the strong turnout at a meeting sponsored by the Village of Buckeye Lake at the Our Lady of Mount Carmel church, which, unlike many of the homes in Buc More...

Volunteers sought to help improve lake's water quality

BUCKEYE LAKE - Do you want to help improve the quality of water in Buckeye Lake? Buckeye Lake for Tomorrow is a new volunteer organization dedicated to improving water quality in the lake. More...

Free inspirational program set for Sept. 20

BUCKEYE LAKE - If the power outages and gloomy economic news have you depressed, come out Saturday morning to hear nationally known motivational and inspirational speaker Rosemarie Rossetti, Ph. D. More...

Things to do…

Events Dawes Arboretum - Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. Night Hike- Friday, September 19, 7:30 - 9:30 p.m. Experience The Arboretum at night! More...

More storm photos

From top to bottom: Limbs from a North Bank tree cover a boat dock. Crews from Consumers Energy of Michigan replace a shattered electrical pole in the Village of Buckeye Lake. More Consumers Energy crews work in Kirkersville along US 40. More...