December 6, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Deer gun season opens with a bang

LAKE AREA - Monday was a great day for hunters, but a bad one for deer. Lake area deer check stations were busy. Alyssa Skeens of Glenford's B&C Drive Thru said B&C checked 65 deer Monday, which was opening day for deer gun season. More...

Trustees cut Millersport's portion of levy income

MILLERSPORT - It took about an hour and a half November 25 for Walnut Township Trustees to tell Millersport officials that the village will get less money next year for providing fire/EMS services to the township. More...

Trustees approve two-year contract with Granville

HEBRON - Union Township Trustees unanimously agreed to a two-year contract with the Granville Township Fire Department for EMS and fire protection for the portion of the township north of the CSX railway. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of December 8. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Hot dog, tater tots, and choice of fruit. Tuesday: Bosco sticks w/ dip, buttered corn, and choice of fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Nov. 26: A Walnut Road man reported his daughter wasn't home long after he expected her to be there. The man found her the next day at a man's apartment in Lancaster. More...

Editorials & Letters

Letters to the Editor

Your letters are welcomed and encouraged. We prefer 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 defends school system on holiday music

Editor: I would like to defend the Liberty Union school system and their decision to change the songs of the holiday program. More...

'Dog warden' responds to Bowling Green 'watchdog'

Editor: In response to watch dog's previous letter, he continues to harp on the issue of control and maintenance of township roads, especially Cooperider Road. More...

Obituaries

Klaude Leo "Buffalo" Keller

Klaude Leo "Buffalo" Keller, 48, of Millersport, suddenly died of a heart attack, while working late at night on Monday, Dec. 1, 2008. More...

Joan Lee

Funeral service for Joan Lee, 77, of Pickerington, was December 2, 2008, at Johnson-Smith Funeral Home, Baltimore, with the Rev. Michael Donnally, of Christ United Methodist Church, officiating. Burial was in Kirkersville Cemetery. More...

Patricia Louise Miller

Patricia Louise Miller, 78, of Thornville, passed away Saturday, Nov. 22, 2008, at Riverside Hospital in Columbus. Patricia was born Oct. 29, 1930, in Columbus, to David N. and Bertha M. (Decker) Murphy. She was a housewife and mother. More...