February 16, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Casino check is a drop in the bucket for district

MILLERSPORT - If anyone thought casino money would help turn around a deteriorating financial future for Walnut Township Local Schools, Treasurer Kirk Grandy burst that bubble Monday night. More...

Council won’t support LEADS’ housing proposal

BUCKEYE LAKE – Plans to construct 30 single-family homes for low income families in Buckeye Lake Village didn’t even get to a vote at Monday night’s council meeting. More...

Lakewood taking another look at solar

HEBRON – Through next July, it’s more economical for the Lakewood School District to purchase energy on the open market than to build a series of solar arrays, but that could change, said Lakewood Superintendent Jay Gault. More...

Obituaries

Robert Edward Connors

Robert Edward Connors, 58, of Thornville, passed away February 11, 2013, at home, with his family. He battled cancer for almost four years and was a testament to the human spirit. He was born in Brooklyn, New York, on December 15, 1954. More...

Vernon J. Germanaro

A funeral service for Vernon J. Germanaro, age 65, of Glenford, will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, February 14, 2013, at the Heath Chapel of Henderson- Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service. More...

Jean Ann Lockwood

Jean Ann Lockwood, 58, of Columbus, passed away February 1, 2013, at Mt. Carmel East Hospital. She was born on June 28, 1954, in Shelby, Ohio, to the late Charles Willard Lockwood and Kathryn L. (Schneider) Lockwood, who survives. More...

Editorials & Letters

‘Watchdog’ sniffing around legal bills

Editor: I have been trying to get Kirkersville’s Public Record Policy and Record Retention Schedule (which is required by state law) for at least 11 months! I finally got those records last week. Now I see why it took so long. More...

More ‘new’ jobs in Baltimore?

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Schools

Lakewood High School names honor students

HEBRON - Lakewood High School recently named its honor students for the second nine-week grading period. Principal’s List Freshmen: Caleb Aleshire, Jesse Chirdon, Elaina Davenport, Jenna Friel, Zachary Green, Harsimran Kaur. More...

Millersport Elementary honor students named

MILLERSPORT – Millersport Elementary School recently named its honor students for the second nine-week grading period. All A’s 4th grade: Jacob Bruckelmeyer, Naomi Carpenter,Gracie Demolet, Aimee Foltz, Holly Manifold, and Tate Treinish. More...

Vote for Millersport

MILLERSPORT - Millersport Elementary students need your votes. The 290-student school has applied for a $10,000 Make a Difference grant from NBC4. On-line votes will determine the winner. Voting ends March 7. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Baltimore • Jan. 30: Police responded to a report of a burglary in progress at a Gordon Street home. Police checked the home and everything was OK. Street address. More...