August 24, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Board relents on girls playing football

BALTIMORE – Four days after the Liberty Union-Thurston Board of Education unanimously agreed not change its policy that girls can not participate in football and wrestling, the district reversed itself after being threatened with legal action b More...

Lakewood doubles open enrollment

HEBRON – Thanks to a policy change, open enrollment has nearly doubled – 42 to 80 – this year in Lakewood Schools. More...

Township continues to cut expenses

MILLERSPORT – Walnut Township Trustees continue to cut expenses as they battle to offset cuts in local government aid from the state. Trustees have already eliminated health insurance for elected officials. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • July 29: Police responded to a report of a fight on Renner Street, but it turned out to be only a verbal dispute. Parties were advised. 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...

Volunteers are key to festival

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Writer wants respect from neighbor

Editor: The definition of ‘good old Boys’ is that they are treated more favorable and live under different rules than us outsiders. More...

Obituaries

Barbara Ann Bruck

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Barbara Ann Bruck, 80, of Millersport, was held August 20, 2013, in the chapel of Holy Cross Cemetery, Etna, with Pastor Bill VanMeter as celebrant, Internment followed. More...

Pamela Marie DeVaul

A memorial service, celebrating the life of Pamela Marie DeVaul, age 61 of Hebron, will be held Saturday, August 24, 2013, at 11:00 a.m. More...

James F. Helser

James F. Helser, 51, of Lancaster, passed away August 16, 2013. He was born on April 22, 1962, in Newark, to Gerald and Dorothy (Stoltz) Helser. Jim attended the Olivet Church of the Brethren, and worked for Sygma Network as a delivery truckdriver. More...