February 12, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Trustee questions fairness of dual taxation

JACKSONTOWN – President Joe Hart’s comments about a meeting on annexation with Licking County Prosecutor Ken Oswalt dominated Monday night’s Licking Township Trustees’ meeting. More...

Thornville, county discuss sewage

NEW LEXINGTON – Thornville officials and Perry County Commissioners definitely have some things to discuss. More...

Millersport youth baseball signups reschedule due to weather

MILLERSPORT – Sign-ups for Millersport Lakers Youth Baseball have been rescheduled due to weather. Sign-ups are now set for: • Thursday, Feb. 10 - Millersport Elementary School cafeteria from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. • Tuesday, Feb. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of February 14. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Hot dog, smiley fries, and choice of fruit. Tuesday: Cheesy breadstick w/dip, buttered corn, and choice of fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake 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...

‘God bless the ‘regular’ folks in Ohio for keeping it real…’

Editor: Dawn Weber, proud Ohioan and humor blogger, asked in her “Lighten Up: It’s Time for Quality Reality TV” column (2-5-11) “Where are the regular people? Where are the Ohioans?” More...

EITC benefits low, moderate income taxpayers

Editor: Last year, approximately 23,300 low to moderate income taxpayers in Fairfield, Licking and Perry Counties claimed and received the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC). More...

Obituaries

Michael “Mickey” Hare

A Memorial Service for Michael “ Mickey” Hare, 64 of Thornville, was held Saturday February 5, 2011, at 5:00 p.m. at the Criss-Schoedinger Funeral Home with Pastor Mark Webb officiating. More...

Shirley Faye Helsel

Shirley Faye Helsel, 74 of Thornville, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, February 5, 2011, at OSU Medical Center East. Shirley was born Sept. 17, 1936, in Washington, PA, the daughter of the late Cecil Nelson and Inez Scott Mansfield. More...

Margie M. Kirtner

Margie M. Kirtner, age 63 of Buckeye Lake, passed away on February 2, 2011, at her home. She was born on March 16, 1947, in Morgantown, WV, to the late John and Clare (Yeager) Bartholow. More...