May 19, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

News

District projecting deficit spending next year

BALTIMORE – Liberty Union-Thurston Local School District Treasurer David Butler projects that the district will spend more next fiscal year than what it brings in. More...

Thornville hires new administrator

THORNVILLE – New Lexington property maintenance code enforcement officer Chad Wilkins will be Thornville’s new village administrator. He replaces Ron Koehler, who retires at the end of May. Wilkins is also a Hopewell Township Trustee. More...

Buckeye Lake hires development director

BUCKEYE LAKE- Planning Commission member Mike Cassidy was hired as part-time Buckeye Lake Development Director, Mayor Rick Baker announced at Monday night’s scheduled village council meeting. More...

Obituaries

Robert F. Blain

A funeral mass of the resurrection for Robert F. Blain, 81, of Thornville, was held May 12, 2012, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, Buckeye Lake, with Father William B. Ferguson as celebrant. More...

Wesley Eugene Brown

Wesley Eugene Brown, 86, of Thornville, passed away May 14, 2012. He was born on May 18, 1926, in Perry County, to the late Isaac Wesley and Florence Ethel (Cooperrider) Brown. Wesley was an avid fisherman, outdoorsman, and woodworker. More...

Helen L. Gustafson

Helen L. Gustafson, age 75 of Thornville, passed away May 10, 2012, at The Ohio State University Medical Center. More...

Editorials & Letters

Just 44 days to BLASST

Editor: It’s just 44 days until our annual Buckeye Lake Area Star Spangled Tribute (BLASST) fireworks display at 10 p.m. on Tuesday, July 3. More than 1,000 letters were mailed last week to our loyal supporters. More...

New levy to ‘divide to conquer’

Editor: Based upon what I know and what I heard from a recent informal gathering of citizens that have the opinion that Baltimore needs to spend more money on the Police Department, the strategy now appears to be one of “divide to conquer&rdquo More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of May 23. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: All-beef hot dog, mini baked tator puffs, and choice of fruit. Last Day of School! Enjoy your Summer! Hebron Elementary/ Jackson Intermediate More...

Police Report

Police reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • We’ll catch up next week. Hebron • April 26: A driver was cited for expired tags. They had expired on March 10. More...