November 9, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Mixed reviews for new polling place

UNION TOWNSHIP – Opinions vary widely on how well the consolidation of the Buckeye Lake Village, Hebron, and Union Township’s polling places at the Union Township Complex on Beaver Run Road worked Tuesday. More...

12 Days of Christmas set

BALTIMORE – The Rotary Club of Baltimore Ohio is conducting a 12 Days of Christmas drawing this holiday season so it can increase its scholarships and community donations. The new holiday drawings begin Dec. More...

Fire contract talks to start over

UNION TOWNSHIP- Fire contract talks between Union Township and the Village of Hebron are back to square one, but in a good way, said Union Township Trustee President Rick Black. “We’re going to have a whole new proposal,” he said. More...

Obituaries

Irene Godfrey

Irene Godfrey, our beloved mother, died peacefully November 4, 2013. “No job is worth doing unless it is done well,” was the credo by which she lived and she leaves a sturdy footprint behind of a life reflective of jobs well done. More...

Ivan P. Reese

Ivan P. Reese, 82, of Hebron, passed away October 31, 2013, of natural causes. He was born October 7, 1931, to the late John R and Myrtle (Clayton) Reese. More...

Voters return Horn, elect Leith in Walnut Township

LANCASTER – The fivecandidate race for two trustee positions in Walnut Township was the hottest lake area contest in Fairfield County. More...

Factor ousted in Thorn Township

NEW LEXINGTON – David Lyle led the three-candidate field for two trustee positions in Thorn Township. He garnered 610 votes. Longtime incumbent Rick Wilson received 561 votes and was reelected. 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...

Government grew at the expense of street repair

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Leith thanks voters

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Schools

Sheridan High names honor students

THORNVILLE – Sheridan High School recently named its honor students for the first nineweek grading period. Principal’s List More...

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of November 11. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: No School. Tuesday: Toasted cheese sandwich, chili or tomato soup, and fruit/vegetable bar. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Oct. 9: Police were called about a 16-year-old female that was allowing a boy to jump on the hood of her car while traveling down the road. The driver and her father were advised. More...