October 22, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Village administrator retiring at year end

HEBRON – Village Administrator Mike McFarland told village council members Oct. 12 that he will retire at the end of the year. McFarland started working for his hometown about 15 years ago after taking an early retirement offer from AT&T. More...

CAUV values to jump

UNION TOWNSHIP – Union Township Trustee Rick Black said some local farmers may see their CAUV values double or even triple this year. More...

Wild animals set free

NEW LEXINGTON – Definitely, don’t feed the animals. More...

Obituaries

Robert Dwight Ballinger

Robert Dwight Ballinger, age 84, of Thornville, passed away October 8, 2011, at Fairfield Medical Center in Lancaster. Robert was born February 28, 1927, in Fairfield County, to Albert Alvin and Blanche A. Ballinger. More...

Wava M. Buchanan Kuhn

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Wava M. Buchanan Kuhn, 90, of Hebron, will be held Friday, October 21, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. in the First Presbyterian Church, Pataskala, with Pastor Dennis Witt as celebrant. More...

Thurman Allen “Buzz” Love

A funeral service for Thurman Allen “Buzz” Love, age 84, of Heath, was held at October 17, 2011, at the Heath Chapel of Henderson Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service, with Pastor Eric Miller officiating. More...

Editorials & Letters

Just one more week for 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...

Writer says Baltimore police levy is a wise investment

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Baltimore should live within its means

Editor: This is in response to Stephanie Harget’s letter regarding the Baltimore Police Levy. With all your facts presented it seems you have overlooked one important fact. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of October 24. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: No School Tuesday: Cheesy breadsticks w/marinara sauce, vegetable choice, and fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Oct. 8: A resident reported a Honda three-wheeler was stolen from her property. • Oct. 17: A driver was cited for traveling 46 in a 35 miles per hour zone on Mill Dam Road. More...