August 1, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

News

New law extends roadside protection to wreckers

MILLERSPORT - Tom Gary, owner of Millersport's Southwest Towing & Recovery, clearly remembers changing a stranded motorist's tire in heavy rain along I-670. He was nearly finished when he heard squealing rubber and crunching metal. More...

Fairfield Beach resident questions fire service disparity

MILLERSPORT - Questions from a Fairfield Beach resident enlivened an otherwise dull Walnut Township Trustees' meeting Tuesday night. More...

Streets won't be repaved until water project is done

BUCKEYE LAKE - Buckeye Lake Village won't repave its streets until public waterlines, which are currently being installed around the village, are pressure tested at the end of the project. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • July 23: Police assisted the Fairfield County Sheriff's Office in an attempt to serve a warrant at a North Bank Road address. The resident was not home. More...

Editorials & Letters

A Simple Pledge

A reader brought this pledge to our attention. "Let Freedom Ring," a non-profit, grassroots organization supporting Constitutional government, economic freedom and traditional values, is asking all 535 members of the U.S. More...

Teenagers' first car should be the 'most awesome thing ever'

Editor: I would like to respond to the "Lighten Up: Buying a Junker…" column written by Dawn Weber on last week's back page. To start off with, teens of the 70sand 80s are not the teens of today! More...

Some more BLASST thanks

Editor: Just when I thought I was 100 % sure I had every name accounted for…I didn't! Somehow I left out my neighbors down Westbank - Paul and Betty McMurray, Fern Pickett and even the Buckeye Lake Area Civic Association. Sorry, Merv! More...

Obituaries

Margaret Louise (Imler) Green-Milliser

Margaret Louise (Imler) Green-Milliser, age 70, of Thornville, passed away Tuesday, July 28, 2009, at the Autumn at the Lake Healthcare, Thornville. Margaret was born on April 28, 1939, to the late Arthur H. and Nora D. Imler. More...

Mildred K. Marquart

Mildred K. Marquart, age 97, passed away at her residence in Baltimore, on Saturday July, 25th, 2009. She was born in Oakthorpe, OH to her parents, Hardy T. and Ida Mae George. More...

Neil E. Swick

Neil E. Swick, age 87, of Hebron, passed away Thursday, July 23, 2009, at the Newark Healthcare Center, Newark. Neil was born on December 4, 1921, in Newark, to the late Thurman Cooper and Gertrude (Mason) Swick. More...