October 20, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Analysis: Fact-checking the Buckeye Lake fire renewal levy brochure

BUCKEYE LAKE – A profire levy renewal brochure is now being distributed in Buckeye Lake Village. More...

Thornville looking at water, sewer increase options

THORNVILLE – Village residents can expect an increase in water and sewer rates, most likely at the beginning of 2013, but the exact amount has yet to be determined. More...

Thornville village administrator resigns

THORNVILLE – Village Administrator Chad Wilkins is resigning his position, effective Nov. 9, to become a property maintenance inspector for the City of Columbus. “It’s what I was doing for New Lexington,” he said. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of October 22. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Cheeseburger on WG bun, oven fries, and fruit. Tuesday: Mini corn dogs, baked beans w/scoops, and choice of fruit. More...

Police Report

Police reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Oct. 11: A New Albany man said someone broke into his Buckeye Lake storage bay and stole several items. • Oct. More...

Editorials & Letters

The Case for a New President: Increasing the cost of our energy

Energy costs (gasoline & diesel, electricity, natural gas) are critical for most businesses and all households, particularly so for rural residents who often must commute 50 -75 miles daily for work. More...

One More Week for Election Letters!

Letters from lake-area residents about candidates and issues on the Nov. 6 ballot will be accepted until 9 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 24. We are strictly enforcing our normally suggested 250-word limit for election letters. More...

Romney – ‘yes,’ fire levy renewal – ‘no’

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Obituaries

Travis “Pook” Steven Allard

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Travis “Pook” Steven Allard, 18, of Thornville, will be held on Saturday, October 20, 2012, at 11:00 a.m. More...

Ronald L. Griffin

Ronald L. Griffin, 67, of Hebron passed away October 13, 2012, at his residence. He was born on August 10, 1945, in Stephenville, Texas to the late Robert Griffin and Martha (O’Bryant) Griffin, who survives. More...

Jeannie M. Kennedy

Jeannie M. Kennedy, age 87, of Lancaster, passed away October 10, 2012, at the Pickering House. Jeannie was born October 5, 1925, in Logan, to the late Paul and Edith (Thrush) Potts. More...