January 14, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Shook, Walter join Liberty Union board

BALTIMORE - Shawn Shook and John Walter joined the Liberty Union Thurston Board of Education Monday night. They finished first and second respectively November 8 in the five-candidate race for two seats. More...

Bankrupt development has new owner

BUCKEYE LAKE – Newark based developer Stone Works Partners purchased the stalled Landings at Maple Bay project near Hunts Landing Road, said Buckeye Lake Mayor Rick Baker during Monday night’s Buckeye Lake Village Council meeting. More...

More time to sign up for electric bill savings

BUCKEYE LAKE – Electricity provider FirstEnergy Solutions of Akron is vying for Buckeye Lake Village customers who want a nine percent rate reduction on their electric bills. The deadline to take advantage of the program is extended to Jan. 31. More...

Obituaries

Bruce J. Baird

Bruce J. Baird, a long time resident of Pataskala, passed away January 4, 2012. He was born on October 11, 1938, to the late John Noel and Lula (Fraker) Baird. More...

Janie Sue Davis

Janie Sue Davis, 70, of Thornville, died January 8, 2012, at her home. She was born September 20, 1942, in North Carolina, the daughter of the late Bill and June (Grandstaff) Duty. More...

Reverend Erladean Heffner

Reverend Erladean Heffner, 87, of Baltimore, entered the presence of her Lord and Savior on Sunday, January 8, 2012. Erladean was born on July 31, 1924, in Fairfield County to her parents, Harriet and Earl Mcbee. More...

Editorials & Letters

A great job

Buckeye Lake’s new library opened last Sunday. It is the crown jewel of a now 10-year long effort. It began with a small group of Buckeye Lake area residents who wanted to open a library or at least a reading room in Buckeye Lake Village. More...

Lighten up: The season is almost over

Some guy’s on the couch in the sunroom, watching TV. A dark-haired, flannelshirted, fella. More...

Writer says operate within the budget

Editor: By the time they read this letter, many Baltimore residents will have read the letter prepared by the Village Council. In case you missed it, it was all about how the Village Council was saddened by the failure of the Baltimore Police Levy. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of January 16. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: No School - Martin Luther King Jr Day Tuesday: Pizza pocket, crisp oven fries, fruit, and KeeblerĀ® Animal crackers. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Dec. 31: A driver was cited for traveling 50 in a 35 miles per hour zone on Mill Dam Road. • Jan. 1: A Hebron man said someone broke into his Buckeye Lake property. More...