December 15, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Perry County wants to rework sewer contract with Thornville

THORNVILLE – Perry County Commissioners want to revisit a contract signed in 2007 for Thornville to provide sewer service to Northern Perry County customers, but Thornville officials aren’t showing much interest in doing so. More...

Levacy leaves council for commissioner’s post

MILLERSPORT – Mayor Dean Severance and council members presented Council President Pro Temp Dave Levacy with a plaque Tuesday night to thank him for his years of service on council. More...

Council approves 2012 budget

BUCKEYE LAKE – Buckeye Lake Council member Kaye Hartman’s request to vote separately on the fire department’s budget was rejected Monday night. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of December 17. 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 activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Baltimore • Nov. 26: Police on patrol at 12:09 a.m. checked out a suspicious car at the high school. 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...

Legal fees are eating up Kirkersville’s budget

Editor: As I stated in last week’s letter, Kirkersville Village Solicitor Brian Zets has several legal “helpers” – some are paralegals and some are attorneys. More...

Chief more interested in food, than safety

Editor: The battle for new leadership at the fire department continues even after voters expressed their displeasure by rejecting the fire levy renewal. Now they apparently believe that the safety committee can fix everything. More...

Obituaries

Daniel L. Bingman

A graveside service, celebrating the life of Daniel L. Bingman, 65, of Hebron, was held December 10, 2012, in Fairmount Cemetery, Jacksontown, with Chaplain Gregory Schmalfeldt officiating. More...

Larry L. Cunningham Sr.

Larry L. Cunningham Sr., 66, of Thornville, passed away December 6, 2012, at the Autumn Healthcare. He was born on September 30, 1946, to the late George and Donna Vest Cunningham. Larry served his country in the United States Navy. More...

Jack H. Hartford

A memorial service, celebrating the life of Jack H. Hartford, 83, of Newark, will be held on Friday, December 14, 2012, at 8 p.m. in the chapel of The Kirkersville Home of The Hoskinson Funeral & Cremation Service. More...