December 3, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Baltimore to try again for police levy

BALTIMORE - Any voters reconsidering last month’s rejection of a new four-mill police levy in light of last week’s layoff of two full-time police officers will have a chance to change their vote on March 6, 2012. More...

Coin toss decides race

NEW LEXINGTON – It was heads. A coin toss at the Perry County Board of Elections decided the outcome of a Thorn Township Trustee race between one-term incumbent Dick Boring and challenger Robert E. More...

Village to seek electric power discounts

BUCKEYE LAKE – Almost everyone should be able to save some money, Buckeye Energy Brokers, Inc. president Thomas Bellish told village council Monday night. More...

Obituaries

Kenneth “Scott” Cordle

Kenneth “Scott” Cordle, age 41 of Millersport, passed away suddenly November 23, 2011. He was born August 13, 1970, in Columbus to David Cordle and Elizabeth Plageman. More...

Thomas Paul Getreu

A funeral mass, celebrating the life of Thomas Paul Getreu, 76, of Pataskala, was held November 26, 2011, at The Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, Buckeye Lake, with Rev. Fr. William Ferguson as celebrant. More...

Mary Jane Hess

A funeral service for Mary Jane Hess, age 67, of Newark, was held November 29, 2011, at the Newark Chapel of Henderson- Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service with Pastor Eric Miller officiating. Burial followed in Wilson Cemetery. 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...

‘Tell them “no” again’

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Thanks for holiday decorations

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Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of December 5. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Cheeseburger, vegetable choice, and fruit. Tuesday: Chicken nuggets, macaroni & cheese, succotash, fruit, and roll & butter. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Nov. 23: A Duke service station employee reported a customer left without paying for $36 of gasoline. More...