May 9, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

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Judge determines foundation owns rail property

NEWARK- Licking County Judge Thomas Marcelain agrees that the TJ Evans Foundation owns the former Buckeye Scenic Railway property in Licking Township. More...

Two local issues approved

BUCKEYE LAKE AREA - Kirkersville Mayor Terry Ashcraft is very relieved that voters finally approved the village's three-mill operating levy by an unofficial 80-48 vote. "It means we'll have some money to operate with," he said. More...

Cub Scouts hosting Relay for Life

MILLERSORT - Millersport Cub Scout Pack #227 is hosting a Mini Relay For Life from 6 - 10 p.m. on Saturday, May 16 at the Millersport High School. More...

Schools

Classmates sought

BUCKEYE LAKE - The Utica High School Class of 1969 is holding a 40th reunion July 24-26. We need help in locating the following classmates: Raymond Boring Sandra Boyer Lee, Laura Dees, Tom Eastman, M. More...

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of May 11. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Toasted cheese sandwich, soup or vegetable, Goldfish crackers, and fruit. Tuesday: MS: cheeseburger, smiley fries, and fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • May 1: Police assisted the Buckeye Lake Fire Department with a man who was having chest pains in a vehicle behind Bob's Bar. More...

Editorials & Letters

Biting the hand that feeds you!

That's the only way you can describe the Village of Buckeye Lake's efforts to take over Hebron's contract with Union Township for fire/EMS services. More...

Writer says April Fool's stories are too believable

Editor: First of all, I would like to congratulate you on the April Fool's issue. It was very convincing. Your stories keep getting more and more convincing, just when you think you can't do it any better, you do it. More...

Millersport After Prom donors thanked

Editor: The Millersport High School Class of 2010 would like to extend our sincere thanks to the following individuals and businesses for their donations and continued support of our After-Prom event that was held this past Saturday, May 2, at Mag More...

Obituaries

Barbara Alkire

Barbara Alkire, age 57, of Thornville, entered into eternal rest Wednesday, April 29, 2009, at Licking Memorial Hospital. Barbara was born November 20, 1951, in Columbus, to Herbert J. and Elise E. (Derenburger) Farris. More...

Lewis Edmund Courson

Lewis Edmund Courson, age 88 of Thornville, entered into eternal peace on Monday, May 4, 2009 at the Hospice of Central Ohio Unit, Licking Memorial Hospital. Lewis was born January 25, 1921, in Thornville, to Carl and Estella (Edmund) Courson. More...

C. Doris Morrison

C. Doris Morrison, 84, of Hebron, passed away Monday, April 27, 2009, at the Gardens of the Western Reserve in Streetsboro, Ohio. She was born June 29, 1924 in Caldwell, Ohio, to the late Arthur S. and Elizabeth (Brown) Koons. Mrs. More...