May 8, 2010 RSS feed / News

Donations sought for banners, flowerpots

MILLERSPORT – Kim Oxley of Hometown Hotdogs is seeking donations to replace the flower pots that have graced downtown Millersport for several summers. The pots started disintegrating and were thrown away. More...

Sam is safe… for now

FAIRFIELD BEACH – “Sam” the swan is safe as long as he draws no more complaints about being aggressive toward anyone, said Ohio Division of Wildlife, Wildlife Management Supervisor Gary Ludwig Monday. More...

Liberty Union income tax renewed

LANCASTER – Liberty Union Thurston School District voters renewed one-half percent of the district’s 1.75 percent district income tax for five more years. The unofficial vote was 886-673. More...

Things to do…

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

More Buckeye Lake Council

BUCKEYE LAKE – Space constraints cut short our report on the April 26 Buckeye Lake Village Council meeting last week. More...

Dawes celebrates Arbor Day with festival

JACKSONTOWN – The Dawes Arboretum hosted its annual Arbor Day Festival last Saturday. The early morning rain and intermittent light rain throughout the day did not shut down the popular tree climbing activity. More...

Contracts awarded for new middle school

BALTIMORE – Liberty Union Thurston school board members unanimously approved eight contracts totaling $9,405,895 at a special meeting Monday afternoon. More...

May 31 is deadline for bog tour lottery

COLUMBUS– Nature enthusiasts are encouraged to enter a lottery to tour Ohio’s only floating island – Cranberry Bog State Nature Preserve in Buckeye Lake – during the bog’s annual open house from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. More...

Trustee believes EMS/Fire contract agreement close

HEBRON – Union Township Trustee Rick Black believes the township and the Village of Hebron may be nearing a fire contract. More...

Flying J will have public water soon

KIRKERSVILLE – Work continues on a Southwest Licking Community Water and Sewer District water line to the Flying J Travel Center in Kirkersville even though the Village of Kirkersville has a pending court hearing to stop it. More...

Rain just dampens Summer Kick Off ’10

MILLERSPORT – An early morning rain and the continuing threat of rain didn’t keep hundreds of Millersport area residents from enjoying Watson’s Valero’s Summer Kick Off. More...

Shelly Company awarded road repair bid

MILLERSPORT – Walnut Township Trustees opened bids April 27 for road maintenance materials. More...

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This vacant house at 138 2nd St. More...