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Licking Township seeks bids for road repairs

JACKSONTOWN - Licking Township Trustees unanimously agreed Monday night to seek bids for resurfacing an extensive list of township roads. The specification calls for two inches of 448 Type 1 Asphalt Concrete with limestone aggregate and a tack coat. More...

Neighbors object to new four-way stop

MILLERSPORT - Two resumes have been received from police officers seeking to replace Police Chief John Shirk, Mayor Dean Severance told council members Tuesday night. More...

LU-T Alumni Banquet set for June 9

BALTIMORE - The annual Liberty Union-Thurston Alumni Banquet is set for 6 p.m. on Saturday, June 9, in the high school cafeteria. The banquet is held each year on the second Saturday of June. More...

Schools

Hebron Elementary names honor students

HEBRON – Hebron Elementary School recently named its honor students for the third nineweek grading period. Principal’s List More...

Jackson Intermediate School names honor students

HEBRON – Jackson Intermediate School recently named its honor students for the third nine-week grading period. Principal’s List More...

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of May 14. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Chicken sandwich, mini carrots w/dip, and choice of fruit. Tuesday: Pizza pocket, crisp oven fries, choice of fruit, and Keebler® Animal crackers. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake 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...

Fire chief, mayor need to answer some critical questions

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Lake area pet owners advised to watch their pets

Editor: I want to warn all pet owners in the Buckeye Lake area to SUPERVISE YOUR PETS AT ALL TIMES! I have recently learned of several pets that have been found dead, floating in the lake. More...

Obituaries

Mary Alice Foster

Mary Alice Foster, 79, of Thornville, died May 4, 2012, at Hocking Community Hospital following an extended illness. She was born March 6, 1933, in Newark, the daughter of the late Warren and Helen (Sheppard) Swartz. More...

Phillip “Rodney” Higgins, Jr.

A Celebration of Life Service for Phillip “Rodney” Higgins, Jr., age 56 of Thornville, was held May 5, 2012, at the Bible Temple of God Church, Newark, with Rev. Steve Robinson and Rev. David Lombardi officiating. More...

Karen Marie Huth

A Memorial Mass for Karen Marie Huth, age 72, of Millersport, was held on May 8, 2012, at St. Pius X School, Reynoldsburg, with Msgr. David Funk officiating. Inurnment will take place at a later date in Resurrection Cemetery, Madison, Wisconsin. More...