December 19, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Liberty Union students have a great fall

BALTIMORE – It was a very successful Fall for Liberty Union- Thurston students. It took more than 30 minutes Monday night for school board members to recognize student achievements. More...

Flood control plan needs to be reworked

NEWARK – It may be back to the drawing board for the South Licking Watershed Conservancy District’s efforts to reduce flooding in the Buckeye Lake area. More...

Council says goodbye to Bartoe and Foster

BUCKEYE LAKE – It was a night of goodbyes for the Buckeye Lake Village Council as Mayor Frank Foster and former mayor and council member Jim Bartoe attended their final council meeting as members of the village government. More...

Obituaries

Ward Lemont Cullison

A funeral service for Ward Lemont Cullison, 75, of Thornville will be held Friday, December 18, 2009, at 3:00 p.m. in the Newark Chapel of Vensil-Orr & Chute Funeral Home with Pastor James Dennis and Reverend Jesse Cullison officiating. More...

Dorothy Ann Farrow

Private funeral services will be held to celebrate the life of Dorothy Ann Farrow, 81, of Millersport, who died Monday evening, December 14,2009, at the Pickering House, Lancaster, Obituaries following a brief illness. More...

Ruth M. Gallagher

Ruth M. Gallagher, 94, of Millersport died Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2009, at her home on Buckeye Lake following an extended illness. She was born July 2, 1915 in Columbus, the daughter of the late Clifford L. and Mabel (Waldren) Tripp. More...

Editorials & Letters

Letters to the Editor

Your letters are welcomed and encouraged. We prefer typewritten letters of 250 words or less. All letters must be signed and include your name, address, and a daytime phone number where we can reach you for confirmation purposes. More...

‘Watchdog’ wonders if trustees will reduce their benefits

Editor: I have been writing about the Bowling Greem Township health insurance and reimbursement issues. To me, these are a major issues since I found out what they have been doing. More...

Bob Slater’s leave of absence likely to be short

Editor- On Monday, December 14, 2009, a long time relationship between Walnut Township Local Schools and Robert Slater II took a leave of absence. More...

Schools

Lakewood Middle School names honor students

HEBRON - Lakewood Middle School recently named its honor students for the first nine-week grading period. Principal’s List More...

Liberty Union Middle School names honor students

BALTIMORE – Liberty Union Middle School recently named its honor students for the first nine week grading period. Distinguished Honor Roll More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake Dec. 7: A Mill Street woman reported someone broke into her house and stole several items. • Dec. 7: A Seymour Avenue woman told police she was physically assaulted. More...