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Lake area voters face decisions on issues too

LAKE AREA – As Licking, Fairfield, and Perry county voters decide on their favorite candidates for local offices this November, they will also be plenty of levies and issues to consider as well. More...

Trustees explain road bids rejection

HEBRON- Union Township Trustees sent a joint letter to the Shelly Company and Mid-Ohio Paving, Inc. explaining why they rejected bids from both companies and delayed the township’s annual resurfacing project until next year. More...

Council member resigns

BUCKEYE LAKE – Village- Council member Drew Bourne resigned after six years on council to take a job in West Virginia. He has two years left on his term. More...

Obituaries

Alice L. Cox

Alice L. Cox, 78, formerly of Baltimore, passed away September 28, 2009, at Altercare of Canal Winchester. Alice was born in Cherokee County, Texas on May 25, 1931, to the late George and Wilma Matteson. More...

Kirby Mullins

Kirby Mullins, of Thornville, formerly of Haysi, VA, passed suddenly on September 28, 2009, at the age of 42. He was born on July 12, 1967, in Richlands, Virginia. More...

Lewis Henry Phillips

Lewis Henry Phillips, age 74, formally of Baltimore, passed away peacefully Sunday, September 27, 2009, in Morristown, TN. He was preceded in death by parents, Bob and Ginny Phillips; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. More...

Editorials & Letters

Election Letters

Letters from lake-area residents about candidates and issues on the Nov. 3 ballot are welcome. However, due to our volume of letters, we are strictly enforcing our normally suggested 250-word limit for election letters. More...

Writer questions article, editorial on trustees

Editor: Petty issues and half truths have been brought up in the past weeks addressed to the Walnut Township Trustees. More...

Firebowl set for Oct. 10

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Schools

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Millersport High School’s Homecoming was September 17-19. Festivities began Thursday night with the annual parade, pep rally and bonfire. More...

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of October 5. Glenford/Somerset/Thornville Elementary Monday: Hamburger w/pickles, oven fries, and fruit. Tuesday: Hip dippers, green beans, fruit, roll and butter. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Sept. 22: A Pataskala man said someone stole several mobile home axles and tires from a Buckeye Lake location. • Sept. More...