May 30, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Walnut Township plans ambitious paving program

MILLERSPORT - Lieb's Island residents can look forward to resurfaced streets this summer. More...

BBB alerts consumers about U.S. Census workers

COLUMBUS - For years, Better Business Bureau has educated consumers about not giving out personal information over the telephone or to anyone who shows up at their front door. With the U.S. More...

Buckeye Lake may go dark June 30

BUCKEYE LAKE - Songwriter Bobby Russell wrote about "The Night the Lights Went out in Georgia" in 1973. The lights may be going out in Buckeye Lake Village June 30, 2009. More...

Obituaries

Carolynn L. Brown

Carolynn L. Brown, age 66, of Thornville, passed away Friday, May 22, 2009, at Licking Memorial Hospital. She was born January 26, 1943, in Thornville, to Wayne and Wilma (Hetrick) Jones. More...

Lucy McClure

Lucy McClure, age 59, of Buckeye Lake, passed away Saturday May 23, 2009, at her residence. Lucy was born on July 10, 1949, in West Virginia to the late Marty O. and Virginia (Frame) Slone. More...

Frances I. Young

Frances I. Young, 82 of Millersport, died Thursday, May 21, 2009, at Crestview Manor Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center. She was retired from General Motors Corporation with 30 years of service. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. We'll have more reports next week. Buckeye Lake • May 19: Highland Avenue residents reported that a dog killed a cat. More...

Editorials & Letters

'Proud to be an American and live at Buckeye Lake'

Editor: Memorial Day Weekend brought out the best of Buckeye Lake. It started with the best Memorial Day parade yet with the first appearance of the Lakewood and Millersport bands. They were a delight. More...

'Honoring our past defines us and our future'

Editor: On Sunday May 17, 2009, 36 volunteers joined Boy Scout Troop 404 to clean Millersport Cemetery. More...

VFW Post 1388 apologizes for not making parade

Editor: This letter is directed to Millersport Mayor Dean Severance and Village of Millersport citizens. More...

Schools

Lakewood graduates its 50th class

HEBRON - A total of 153 students earned their high school diplomas at Lakewood High School's 50th commencement on Sunday, May 24. More...

COTC's CollegeASPIRE still enrolling high school students

NEWARK— Central Ohio Technical College will open its doors to the youth of central Ohio again this summer with the return of its popular CollegeASPIRE program. A limited number of spaces are still available for students ages 15 - 18. More...

Lady Lancers win district championship

PICKERINGTON - Lakewood's Lady Lancers are just two victories away from returning to the Division III state softball tournament in Akron. The defending Division III state champions drew a bye as the #1 seed in the district tournament. More...