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News

Trustees make decisions on two zoning map amendments

JACKSONTOWN - Licking Township Trustees heard two proposals November 17 to rezone property from residential to commercial. More...

Street lights will stay on

BUCKEYE LAKE - Streets in Buckeye Lake Village will remain lit at night for at least another year, said Buckeye Lake Village Council member Drew Bourne during the Nov. 10 council meeting. A 0.8 mill current operations renewal levy on the Nov. More...

Cortez accomplice gets two and a half years

NEWARK - An accomplice to former Buckeye Lake Council member John Cortez was sentenced to two and a half years in a state penitentiary Tuesday morning. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of December 1. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: No School Tuesday: MS: cheeseburger, smiley fries, and fruit. Wednesday: Chicken & noodles, whipped potatoes, roll & butter, and fruit crisp. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Nov. 17: Police worked with Licking County Children's Services to investigate an incident of incest between siblings. • Nov. More...

Editorials & Letters

Walnut Township schools passes on great opportunity

Editor: The Walnut Township school board passed on a great opportunity to get more kids involved in extra curricular activities last week. More...

Two people gave this story a happy ending

Editor: I want to thank two people who went the extra mile for an employee of mine (Greg Flowers). On October 14, Greg was inside the Reynoldsburg Wal-Mart when his dog Hank pulled loose from his collar while waiting in Greg's truck. More...

'Junkyard dog' defends Chorpenning

Editor: Our new dog warden says, "the watchdog and his trustee puppet," so this apparently is to infer that Bowling Green Township Trustee Jeff Chorpenning is somehow not an independent thinker. More...

Obituaries

Dayley Collett

Dayley Collett, 88, of Baltimore, passed away Friday, Nov. 21, 2008, at his daughter's residence. He was born Sept. 8, 1920, in Elkins, W.Va., son of the late Douglas and Louvada Kesling Collett. More...

Dr. Larry Dickey

Graveside service for Dr. Larry Dickey, 64, was November 24, 2008, Kirkersville Cemetery. Larry, a veterinarian whose practice spanned 40 years, died Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2008. More...

Gerald E. Fruth

Gerald E. Fruth, 84, of Buckeye Lake, passed away November 22, 2008, at Licking Memorial Hospital. He was born March 15, 1924, in Fostoria. Jerry served on PT boats in the U.S. Navy during World War II and the Korean War. More...