March 14, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Low bidder on track to get water contract

BUCKEYE LAKE - There's nothing like paperwork. Monday night, Buckeye Lake Village Council took several more steps toward preparing for construction of a village-wide public water distribution system and a water tower. More...

Parking ban approved

MILLERSPORT - Council members, reluctantly but unanimously, approved an ordinance Tuesday night banning parking on both sides of Lancaster Street (Ohio 204) from Mill to Main streets. More...

Cold killed fish

HEBRON - Don't panic! The collection of dead fish around Buckeye Lake is nothing sinister or even unusual, said Hebron Fish Hatchery Supervisor Patrick Howard. More...

Obituaries

Betty J. Allen

Betty J. Allen, age 82, of Lancaster, passed away, Sunday, March 8, 2009, at Fairfield Medical Center. She is survived by her daughters, Darletta J. Holland of Buckeye Lake, Vickie E. More...

Virgil Boyer

Virgil Boyer, 87, of Millersport, died Saturday, March 7, 2009, at his residence. He was a retired painter and a World War II US Army Air Corp. veteran. He was a member of the Millersport American Legion Post #637. More...

Dorothy Lenora Clark

Dorothy Lenora Clark, age 79, of Thornville, passed away Saturday, March 7, 2009 at her residence. She was born on August 19, 1929, in Reynoldsburg, to the late Charles and Nora (Herndon) Ross. Dorothy loved her rose gardens and making crafts. More...

Editorials & Letters

Thanks from Waters' Edge Community Center

Editor: We want to thank residents, area churches, and Buckeye Lake businesses for their support of the Waters Edge Community Center, 4852 Walnut Rd. We are concluding our second year at the facility and our wish is that no child be left behind. More...

Writer apologizes for comments made at Kirkersville meeting

Editor: I would like to apologize to the council and the mayor of Kirkersville for comments I made at the last council meeting on March 4, 2009. More...

'Junkyard Dog' questions tree work done for trustee

Editor: "Watkins Law" is renewed in Bowling Green Township. First Judge Marcelain decided that Don Watkins can keep his elected position and then the county prosecutor got pushed to take a stance too. More...

Schools

Property purchase approved for school

BALTIMORE - Liberty Union Thurston School Board members agreed Monday night to spend up to $10,000 to purchase an approximately .16 acre tract from Faith Lutheran Church. More...

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of March 15th . Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Pizza bites, buttered corn, choice of fruit, and Scooby snacks. Tuesday: Mini corn dogs, baked beans, Fritos, and fruit bar. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Hebron • Feb. 7: Police cited a driver for a stop sign violation on Enterprise Drive at North High Street. • Feb. More...