March 23, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

News

High school renovation garners LEED silver level

BALTIMORE – Another banner winter sports season lead to a standing room only crowd at the Liberty Union - Thurston Board of Education meeting March 11. More...

Lakewood planning blitz on levy issue

HEBRON – A reduction in millage (tax rate) doesn’t ensure passage of Lakewood’s May levy. School board members and administrators agreed at the March 13 board meeting to conduct an aggressive campaign. More...

Trustees to take over cemetery

UNION TOWNSHIP – As soon as grass starts growing again, Union Township will take over maintenance of the Licking Cemetery from the Licking Cemetery Association. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of March 25. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Chicken nuggets, sweet whipped potatoes, and choice of fruit. Tuesday: Tostados w/beef, cheese, refried beans, Spanish rice, and choice of fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • March 13: A Duke service station employee reported a customer left without paying for $34.91 of gasoline. More...

Photo

Lakewood Superintendent Jay Gault got a rude awakening early Wednesday morning. “I got a call at 3 a.m., telling me a car was sitting on our football field,” he said. 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...

Thanks to Jim Hochradel

Editor: Baltimore Village Council member JIm Hochradel was quoted in the minutes of the February 11, 2013, council meeting “…worried persons that might want to live there....and maintaining the property might be a hardship.” That f More...

Hard work pays dividends

Editor: For the last five days I have suffered pneumonia like symptoms including bouts of delirium. More...

Obituaries

Inez M. Boyer

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Inez M. Boyer, age 102, formerly of Kirkersville, was held March 19, 2013, in the chapel of the Kirkersville home of The Hoskinson Funeral & Cremation Service with Pastor Matthew VanWinkle as celebrant. More...

Willard (Bill) Edgar Drake

Willard (Bill) Edgar Drake, 89, of Baltimore, entered into Heaven March 9, 2013, in Salt Springs, FL. He was born April 6, 1923, to Ezra and Gaye (Carrier) Drake in Cheshire, OH. More...

Jessie Hanover

Jessie Hanover, age 72, of Hebron passed away at OSU Medical Center on March 13, 2013. She was born in Wheeling, WV, to her parents Josephine and Jesse Gee on November 13, 1940. She was retired after 24 years from DFAS in Columbus. More...