April 2, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Drivers reminded of headlight, wiper law

COLUMBUS- The Ohio State Highway Patrol is reminding all motorists of the Ohio law requiring vehicle headlights to be on when windshield wipers are in use. More...

Mixed bag for lake area population growth

LAKE AREA – Results of the 2010 US Census show most of the lake area’s population grew between 2000 and 2010 with a few exceptions, including Buckeye Lake Village and Somerset, which lost residents, and Thornport, which broke even. More...

Former Kirkersville volunteer named State Fire Marshal

COLUMBUS – Larry L. Flowers will be sworn in as Ohio’s 33rd State Fire Marshal by Ohio Department of Commerce Director David Goodman on Monday, April 4. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of April 4. More...

Lakewood Preschool screening set

HEBRON - Lakewood Little Lancers Preschool program is sponsoring a free preschool screening on Friday, April 15. Children must be three or four years old by Sept. 30, 2011. The screenings run from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and are by appointment only. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • March 17: A Newark man was arrested in Buckeye Lake Village on a Licking County warrant. • March 19: A Union Avenue man was cited for burning trash within the village limits. More...

Editorials & Letters

‘Watchdog’ has update on the dog pound

Editor: I want the public to be aware of what is going on at the pound under the reign of the current dog warden, John Silva. While I am THRILLED the gas chamber is gone, our battle is not quite over. More...

Writer wants readers to watch Glenn Beck Show

Editor: When you talk to people about the economy in America, they will either blame it on Big Government or Big Business. Do you know that Big Business is walking through the front door of Big Government a few times a week every week. More...

Thanks from the Gabriel Family

Editor: We would like to thank everyone for their continued thoughts and prayers throughout our mother’s illness and recent passing. This was an incredibly difficult time and process for our family. More...

Obituaries

Myrtle Brison

Myrtle Brison, age 84, of Thornville, passed away on Wednesday, March 23, 2011, at Heartland Fairfield, Pleasantville.. Myrtle was born in Crum, West Virginia, on August 26, 1926, to Jesse and Bethane (Woodrow) Prince. More...

Charles Robert Gordon

Charles Robert Gordon, 91, of Glenford, passed away on Monday, March 28, 2011, at Emeritus at North Hill in Zanesville. More...

Paul Herman Lindig

Paul Herman Lindig, 93, of Baltimore passed away Tuesday, March 22, 2011. More...