December 21, 2013 RSS feed / News

Thornville man’s donation to be celebrated in Pasadena

THORNVILLE – Heron Bay resident Barb Sills remembers her late husband, Robert Sills, as a “big man with a big smile,” whose spirit lives on through others and will be celebrated on a float during this year’s Rose Bowl Parade i More...

Baltimore Food Pantry moves

BALTIMORE – The Baltimore/ Thurston Area Food Pantry Moved to a new location last Saturday. The pantry will now be at 508 N. Oak Street, in one of the Landmark buildings at the east end of Railroad Street. More...

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Buckeye Lake area residents and visitors can now demonstrate their support for improving the quality of the lake’s water. More...

‘Fill the big rig’ food drive marathon set

HEATH – WCLT’s FM morning host “Wild” Walley Schneider is starting his marathon food donation broadcast at 6 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 20, from a flat-bed trailer on Central Parkway in Heath, next to H. H. Gregg. More...

New dog licenses are due Jan. 31

NEWARK – Dog owners are being reminded that for the safety and welfare of dogs, they need to wear a 2014 county dog license. The fee is $15 per dog. Ohio law requires all dogs three months old or older to wear a 2014 county tag by January 31. More...

Lakewood boosters to begin campaign for artifical turf

HEBRON – Lakewood Athletic Boosters President Kevin Krier said boosters would be ready by the first of the year to begin soliciting funds to fund a $660,000 artificial turf field for Calhoun Field. More...

Walnut Township Schools considering additional levy

MILLERSPORT – Walnut Township School Board members took the first step at their Dec. 9 meeting toward putting an additional levy on the May 6 ballot. More...

Highway Patrol offers winter driving tips

COLUMBUS– The Ohio State Highway Patrol is warning drivers about the dangers of driving in winter weather and is offering some tips on what drivers should do in the event of a vehicle break down or a crash. More...

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Millersport Mayor Dean Severance congratulates new Millersport Fire Chief Bob Price Wednesday evening after administering the oath of office. Price will replace Matt Bergum effective Jan. 1. More...

Powell honored as ‘Difference Maker’

NEWARK – The Park National Bank recently honored Thornville resident Rachel Powell as the 2013 Freedom Years Difference Maker. More...

Things to do…

Events Dawes Arboretum - Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. More...

Stocking stuffers from ODNR

COLUMBUS – While shopping for friends and family this holiday season, why not consider giving the gift of the great outdoors? The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) can help with gift ideas for everyone in the entire family. More...

Tax aide volunteers sought

NEWARK – Anyone interested in volunteering to help the AARP Tax-Aide program may call district coordinator Jim Holton at 740-345-0821. More...