February 9, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Thornville water, sewer rates increasing in April

THORNVILLE – Village residents will see an increase in water and sewer rates in April, assuming village council members approve an ordinance to do so during the Feb. 11 council meeting. More...

Council supports low-income housing

BALTIMORE – Village council members unanimously approved a resolution at their January 28 meeting supporting the development of Fairlawn Village “for the purpose of the owner/developer applying for low-income housing tax credits.” More...

Liquor control fines boosters

HEBRON - The Ohio Division of Liquor Control fined the Lakewood Athletic Boosters for two violations during a fundraiser at last July’s Allgood Festival, but the money won’t come from the organization’s pockets. More...

Schools

Millersport students ask for help

MILLERSPORT - Millersport Elementary School is asking for help. The 290-student school has applied for a $10,000 Make a Difference grant from NBC4. On-line votes will determine the winner. Voting began February 4 and ends March 7. More...

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of February 11. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Grilled chicken on WG bun, sweet potato puffs, and choice of fruit. Tuesday: Toasted cheese, chili soup or vegetable choice, and choice of fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Feb. 4: Three drivers were each cited for traveling 49 in a 35 miles per hour zone on Walnut Road. • Feb. More...

Editorials & Letters

Helping keep the water clean

Editor: Readers of local newspapers have been learning about efforts to reduce algal blooms, especially in Grand Lake St. Mary’s and the western basin of Lake Erie. More...

Is Baltimore losing water customers?

Editor: Are The Dominos Ready To Fall ? In my last “Letter to the Editor”, I spoke about the Village of Bremen and how the loss of a business affects the village budget. More...

Reader appreciates Lamb’s letters

Editor: I first want to say thank you for the letters from Charles Lamb. I always look forward to reading them. More...

Obituaries

Carolyn Jean Amspaugh

Carolyn Jean Amspaugh, 59, of Buckeye Lake, passed away January 31, 2013, at her residence. She was born on December 22, 1953, in Columbus, to the late George Eugene and Miriam Jean (Crist) Lyons. More...

James Joseph Ballman

James Joseph Ballman, 20, of Heath, passed away on Saturday, February 2, 2013. He was born on November 30, 1992, in Newark, to Timothy Ballman and Lori (Worthey) Ballman. He was employed with WS Builders and was an avid outdoorsman. More...

Robert Merrill Kerstetter

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Robert Merrill Kerstetter, 84, of Hebron, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, February 9, 2013, in the Heath Church of Christ, with Pastor Greg Robbins as celebrant. More...