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Fire department review committee sets goals

BUCKEYE LAKE – A committee formed by Buckeye Lake Village Mayor Rick Baker to review and advise the Buckeye Lake Fire Department regarding its operations and procedures met Sunday, Sept. 23 to discuss direction and set goals. More...

Hebron plans to replace all water meters

HEBRON – Council members unanimously agreed Sept. 26 to spend up to $48,000 on engineering services from Bird+Bull to begin the water meter replacement project. More...

Hebron to propose revised fire/EMS contract

UNION TOWNSHIP – Hebron Mayor Clifford Mason said the Village of Hebron plans to present a contract to the Union Township Trustees for fire and EMS services Oct. 18. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of October 8. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: No School Tuesday: French toast sticks w/syrup, cheese omelet, potato rounds, and orange slices. More...

Police Report

Police reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Sept. 28: A man was officially barred from re-entering Scooter’s Bar and Bob’s Bar after trying to initiate a fight at both establishments. • Sept. More...

Editorials & Letters

The Case for a New President: Obamacare

Absentee voting started this week in the most critical presidential election in at least a generation. Most of us are worse off than we were four years ago. More...

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...

Don’t reward poor performance

Editor: At the last Buckeye Lake Village Council meeting, Fire Chief Leindecker is quoted, “You can’t tell the truth when you only tell one side of the story.” I don’t understand - it’s either the truth or it’s a l More...

Obituaries

Damarius Hope Wilson McGee

Damarius Hope Wilson Mc- Gee, 69, of Pataskala, died October 1, 2012, after a long illness. Hope was born December 14, 1942, in Coshocton, the daughter of the late Robert E and Macie A (Lemon) Wilson. More...

Alan C. McVay

Alan C. McVay, age 57, of Baltimore, passed away September 26, 2012, at his residence after a lengthy battle with cancer. Alan was a produce manager for Mercurio Produce, and a member of the Pataskala Church of Christ. More...

Carolyn Sue Richards

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Carolyn Sue Richards, 70, was held September 29, 2012, with Pastor Mark Barbee as celebrant. Burial followed at the Kirkersville Cemetery. More...