July 14, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

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Middle school seeking volunteer mentors

BALTIMORE – Retired and now rehired part-time reading teacher Kay Williamson is seeking volunteers to serve as mentors next school year for Liberty Union-Thurston Middle School students. More...

Festival traffic will jam roads

HEBRON – If you are a Hebron Kroger shopper, you should do your grocery shopping early next week. That’s the advice Hebron Police Chief James Dean gave village council members at their Wednesday night meeting. More...

Springer pleads not guilty

NEW LEXINGTON- Thornville resident Martha “Marty” Springer pleaded not guilty to a fourth degree felony embezzlement charge July 3 in Perry County court. She entered her plea to a Bill of Information. More...

Obituaries

Kenneth Barber

A memorial service for Kenneth Barber, 84, of Thornville was held July 7, 2012, at the First Community Church of Buckeye Lake, Buckeye Lake, with Pastor Kevin Blade officiating. Mr. Barber passed away on July 2, 2012, at his residence. More...

James G. Blair

James G. Blair, age 75 of Lancaster, died July 2, 2012, at Mt. Carmel West Hospital. He was a retired electrician and a US Army veteran. More...

Jack M. Crutcher

Jack M. Crutcher, 69, of Thornville, passed away July 6, 2012, at his residence. He was born on November 18, 1942, to the late Harold and Violet (Grimes) Crutcher. Jack retired from the Alvis House after 20 years of service. 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...

Writer responds to ‘losing independence’ editorial

Editor: I can’t believe I’m responding to Charlie Prince’s 4th of July editorial re: Independence and the Affordable Health Care Act, AKA ObamaCare. More...

Thanks for Kids Fishing Rodeo

Editor: I would like to thank the community for the wonderful turnout for our third annual Kid’s Fishing Rodeo. Both the Ladies Auxiliary and the Men’s Auxiliary to the VFW Post 1388 had another successful day on the canal. More...

Police Report

Police reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • July 5: Two drivers were each cited for running a stop sign on Mill Dam Road. More...