August 8, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Liberty Union seeking candidates for board vacancy

BALTIMORE - Liberty Union-Thurston School Board President Kevin Byers has resigned effective immediately. Byers was appointed to the board in March 2007 after Janet Raver resigned. Her term ran through Dec. 31, 2009. More...

Neighbors file suit to try to stop C&DD landfill

LANCASTER - A hearing is set for next week on a motion for a Preliminary Injunction to stop the development of a construction and demolition debris landfill in Walnut Township. More...

Trustees reject $20,000 savings on repaving work

HEBRON - Union Township Trustees rejected a low paving bid because they said it didn't meet the specifications of the job, even though it was roughly $20,000 less than a competing bid. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • July 28: Police were called to a Mill Street residence where a man's girlfriend took his car keys and wouldn't return them. More...

Editorials & Letters

Police chief moonlights on water construction project

Editor: Most of us are very excited about the construction of our public water system. Right now our streets are dusty and muddy, but I won't complain because that's a necessary part of installing the distribution system. More...

Redneck Women thank Tori for her devotion to BLASST

Editor: The Redneck Women want to give a big redneck THANK YOU to Tori Wolfe for her many years of loving devotion to the BLASST. More...

Harter named Grand Marshal for Sweet Corn Festival Parade

Editor: We are pleased to announce that Ernie Harter of Thurston will serve as the Grand Marshal for the 63rd Sweet Corn Festival Grand Parade on Wednesday, Sept. 2 in Millersport. More...

Obituaries

Elizabeth M. Nicholson

Elizabeth M. Nicholson, age 92 of Columbus, passed away Obituaries Tuesday, August 4, 2009. She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard L. More...

Olivia Slonaker

Olivia Slonaker, 96 of Baltimore, passed away August 1, 2009, at the Pataskala Oaks Care Center. She graduated from Lima Rural High School (Summit Station) in 1930 and from Office Training School in 1931. More...