September 22, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Water, sewer rates to increase next year

MILLERSPORT – Five new police officers have reached the field training stage, Police Chief Mark Consolo told council members Sept. 11. More...

Hebron hires new village administrator

HEBRON – Ralph C. Wise will become Hebron’s fourth village administrator on Oct. 1. He comes on board just two weeks shy of a year after Mike McFarland told council members that he intended to retire at the end of 2011. More...

Fire contract talks start

UNION TOWNSHIP – Trustees have started talking with the Village of Hebron about the contract for fire and EMS service to the unincorporated portions of the township south of the Columbus & Ohio River railroad. More...

Obituaries

Dale Eugene Forsythe

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Dale Eugene Forsythe, 83, of Harbor Hills, was held September 15, 2012, in the chapel of the Kirkersville home of The HOSKINSON funeral and cremation service with Rev. Fr. William Ferguson as officiant. More...

Robert E. Lamp, Sr.

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Robert E. Lamp, Sr., 92, of Chapel Grove Assisted Living, formerly of Harbor Hills, will be held at 11:00 a.m. More...

Shirley Lee Minkos

Shirley Lee Minkos, 77, of Thornville, passed away on Monday, September 17, 2012, at Kindred Healthcare Center after a courageous battle against COPD. She was born in Reading, Ohio on August 7, 1935, to the late John and Fannie May Downey. More...

Editorials & Letters

Election Letters

Letters from lake-area residents about candidates and issues on the Nov. 6 ballot are welcome. However, we are strictly enforcing our normally suggested 250-word limit for election letters. Election letters longer than 250 words WILL BE CUT! More...

A Note to Our Hebron Readers

We apologize for our independent distribution company’s More...

‘America needs jobs…’

Editor: What is the future for the 12.8 MILLION Americans out of work? What about the Americans who have given up the search out of despair? In his nearly 4 years in office, President Obama has only added 4 million jobs. More...

Schools

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Most Thornville Elementary students were born after Sept. 11, 2001, but they can still appreciate the significance of that day. On Sept. More...

Police Report

Police reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Sept. 12: A driver was cited for traveling 54 in a 35 miles per our zone on Walnut Road. • Sept. More...