May 4, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Decision due on revised grant application

HEBRON - Village officials should know by this Friday if the changes council members recently made to their application for an Ohio Public Works Commission grant to resurface Kelley and Westview drives was enough to get a second-chance grant. More...

Village increasing vehicle tax

BALTIMORE – Village council members are expected to approve an ordinance May 28 to levy an additional $5 annual license tax on motor vehicles registered at addresses within the Village of Baltimore. The additional fee would be effective Jan. More...

Trustees will wait to June to discuss contract

UNION TOWNSHIP – Trustee President Rick Black told Hebron Fire Chief Randy Weekly April 15 that trustees will likely wait until June to negotiate a new fire/EMS for 2014. More...

Obituaries

Larry Hempleman

Larry Hempleman, age 68, formerly of Lancaster, passed away April 28, 2013. He was born to Ivan and Mabel Yontz Hempleman, on October 17, 1945, in Carroll. He was a Liberty Union High School Class of ‘63 graduate. More...

Opal R. (Gooden-Yost) Manson

A funeral service for Opal R. (Gooden-Yost) Manson, age 77, of Newark, was held on May 1, 2013, at Central Christian Church, with Pastor Jeff Gill officiating. Burial followed in Cedar Hill Cemetery. Mrs. Manson passed away April 26, 2013, at Mt. More...

Robert N. “Bob” Miller

Robert N. “Bob” Miller, 80, of Millersport, passed away April 28, 2013, at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, as a result of a mower accident. He was surrounded by his loving family. 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...

It’s time to clean house

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Maybe no business in Kirkersville

Editor: A local TV station reported an incident with Laurelville’s Police Chief Mike Berkemeier. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of May 6. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: All beef hot dog on WG bun, fries, and fruit. Tuesday: French toast sticks w/syrup, cheese omelet, potato rounds, and orange slices. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • April 17: A Duke service station employee reported a customer left without paying for $16.75 in gas. • April 17: A Walnut Road man said his wife assaulted him. More...