March 6, 2010 RSS feed / News

Books available on how to raise drug-free children

NEWARK – The Licking County Library recently received a donation from Our Futures in Licking County and Park National Bank of sixteen copies of the book, How to Raise a Drug-Free Kid: the Straight Dope for Parents by Joseph A. More...

Hebron approves new water contract with county

HEBRON – It took a real sharp pencil, but in the end Hebron bested the Village of Buckeye Lake’s efforts to replace Hebron as the bulk water supplier for Licking County’s water system serving Harbor Hills and Lakewood Schools. More...

Trustees approve township website

HEBRON – Inching further into the 21st Century, Union Township Trustees agreed to spend $900 to create a township website. More...

Thornville names new police chief

THORNVILLE – Thornville Mayor Beth Patrick announced Wednesday that the village hired Darrel Ball as its new police chief. More...

Hunters harvest more than 260,000 deer for first time

COLUMBUS – A total of 261,314 deer were killed during Ohio’s 2009-10 hunting season, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife. More...

Things to do…

Events Dawes Arboretum - Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. More...

Pesticide training set

REYNOLDSBURG – Special training instructed by Ohio State University Extension specialists will be offered throughout 2010 for commercial pesticide applicators preparing to take the state exam for pesticide applicators. More...

Equipment breakdowns plague snow plowing

JACKSONTOWN – It appears Charles Krumm Jr. has one less hurdle to clear in his efforts to redevelop Avondale Marina. More...

Water hook-ups get more costly, complex

BUCKEYE LAKE – Connecting to Buckeye Lake Village’s new water distribution system is going to be more complicated and expensive than village officials originally thought. More...

Wall of Fame nominations due March 26

HEBRON – Nomination forms for the Lakewood Wall of Fame are now available. Forms are available at the Lakewood District Office, any Lakewood School and on the Lakewood website at www.lakewoodlocal. k12.oh.us. More...

Hebron soccer registration set

HEBRON – Hebron Area Soccer Association is now accepting Spring registrations. Register by March 15th and receive a $15 discount. In addition, multi-player discounts apply for two or more family members. More...

Average home sales price continues to climb

COLUMBUS – The Ohio housing market continues to display signs of stabilizing, as it continues to rebound from the challenges it confronted throughout 2009, with sales activity in January nearly matching the month’s results from a year ag More...

Small Farm Conference set for March 12-13

WILMINGTON – The second annual “Opening Doors to Success” Small Farm Conference and Trade Show will be held March 12-13 at Wilmington College in Wilmington, Ohio. More...