October 1, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

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Trustees add last minute repaving job

MILLERSPORT – Walnut Township Trustees decided Tuesday night by a 2-1 vote to repave Elder Road next month. Road supervisor Randy Kemmerer told trustees that the township had $46,809 left in the county’s road and bridge account. More...

Pie sale set for Saturday, Oct. 1

MILLERSPORT – TWIG 13’s Fall Pie Sale is set for 9 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1, at Watson’s Valero. The homemade pies cost $8 each and are generally sold by 10 - 10: 30. Proceeds benefit Fairfield Medical Center. More...

Village hires new service director

BUCKEYE LAKE – Buckeye Lake Mayor Rick Baker is calling Daniel Coffman the village’s new “service director,” but his role will cover far more duties and is yet to be defined. More...

Obituaries

Mary Elizabeth Foster Anspach

Mary Elizabeth Foster Anspach, age 83, passed on to her eternal home on September 26, 2011, at Autumn Healthcare in Thornville. Mary was born December 11, 1927 in Newark, the daughter of the late Harold and Audrey Phipps Foster. More...

William (Bill) Ray Boggess

William (Bill) Ray Boggess, of Lancaster, was born in Baltimore in 1926, passed away on September 26. He was preceded in death by his mother and father, Mabel and Lyle Boggess; sister, Shirley Crist; and infant brother, Ned Boggess. More...

Dr. Howard Stanley “Stan” Culbertson, M.D.

Dr. Howard Stanley “Stan” Culbertson, M.D. 61 of Alexandria, LA, passed from this life May 30,2011, from cancer of the appendix. More...

Editorials & Letters

Election Letters

Letters from lake-area residents about candidates and issues on the Nov. 8 ballot are welcome. However, due to the expected volume of letters, we are strictly enforcing our normally suggested 250-word limit for election letters. More...

Trustee candidate say he will add ‘common sense’ to board

Editor: I am a candidate for Walnut Township Trustee. First, we need to thank Trustee Ralph Zollinger for his decades of unselfish and dedicated service. He has set the bar high for the next office holder. More...

Maresca endorsed for Licking Township fiscal officer

Editor: With all of the candidates running for Licking Township Fiscal Officer, it is difficult to determine the most qualified. More...

Schools

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Walnut Township Local Schools Superintendent Ron Thornton, center, talks with a well-wisher at his retirement reception on Sept. 23. More...

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of October 3. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Hamburger on bun w/pickles, crispy sweet potato fries, and choice of fruit. Tuesday; Hip dipper, seasoned green beans, and fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Sept. 21: An officer responded to a verbal dispute on Wood Street. More...