February 19, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Eight apply to take Farmer’s board seat

BALTIMORE - Interest was high to fill Joe Farmer’s seat on the Liberty Union-Thurston Board of Education. Eight district residents were interviewed for 30 minutes each by board members over two meetings last week. More...

Liberty Union Athletic Hall of Fame induction set

BALTIMORE- The Liberty Union- Thurston Schools Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony will take place over two days, Friday, Feb. 18 and Saturday, Feb. 19. The inductees are Dick Reed, Karl Justus, Bill Woolard, Howard Weller, and Cliff Rollins. More...

Buckeye Lake considering Fourth of July festival

BUCKEYE LAKE – Could the Village of Buckeye Lake host a major Fourth of July festival this year? Mayor Rick Baker wants to see it happen. More...

Schools

Lakewood to review bus routes

HEBRON – Lakewood School District parent Angela Dorans handed a petition to the Lakewood School Board during its Feb. 9 meeting. More...

Kindergarten registration set

HEBRON – Kindergarten registration for incoming Lakewood kindergarten students has been set for Tuesday, April 12 and Wednesday, April 13. More...

Liberty Union sets kindergarten meeting

BALTIMORE – Liberty Union-Thurston School District has set a meeting for 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 3 for the parents of children who will be entering kindergarten this year. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Feb. 10: A 14-year-old Walnut Road juvenile took her grandmother’s vehicle and drove it Alabama, where her parents live. 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...

Dick Leindecker ‘touched many lives over the years’

Editor: It is with great sadness that I write of the passing of Dick Leindecker. Dick was not only a dear personal friend but also a great friend of Buckeye Lake. More...

Lighten up: ‘I long for Pickerington’

Once a week, the husband and I have a scintillating conversation: Him: “Where do you want to eat?” Me: “I don’t know. Should we go to the Heath Olive Garden? More...

Obituaries

Karen Holdbrook Kentosh

Karen Holdbrook Kentosh, 67, of Millersport, passed away February 11, 2011, at Arlington Care Center in Heath, after a series of strokes. Karen was born August 29, 1943, to Thelma Fisher Holdbrook and John Holdbrook. More...

Richard Lee Leindecker Sr.

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Richard Lee Leindecker Sr., 75, of Buckeye Lake, was held February 12, 2011, in the chapel of The Hoskinson Funeral Home, Kirkersville, with Pastor Brian Harkness and Jim Matheny as celebrants. More...

Allan A. Squibb

Allan A. Squibb, age 78, of Lancaster, passed away February 9,2011, at Mt. Carmel Hospital East, Columbus. He was a member of the Church of the Living Word and was retired from the British Royal Army and Hunting Engineering at Lockheed in California. More...