February 8, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Tips for safe snow shoveling

MILWAUKEE – The Snow & Ice Management Association (SIMA), the national nonprofit organization representing the snow removal industry, is suggesting eight tips for safe snow shoveling. More...

Things to do…

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

Schools

Schools offer virtual high school

BALTIMORE – Liberty Union-Thurston Schools media specialist and site coordinator Debra Howdyshell hopes her district will be able to expand availability of its Virtual High School program, which is gaining in popularity. More...

Lakewood Middle School starts new reward program

HEBRON – Lakewood Middle School has created Lancers Leading the Way to improve academics, attendance, and behavior by partnering with parents and community businesses to acknowledge student achievement. More...

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of February 10. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Chicken sandwich/ WG bun, crispy fries, and choice of fruit. 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 • Jan. 20: A driver was cited for traveling 51 in a 35 miles per hour zone. • Jan. More...

Salt running short in Union Township too

UNION TOWNSHIP – Like most of the area, Union Township could be facing a salt crisis if snowy weather continues this winter. More...

Football coach appointment is controversial

HEBRON – Lakewood Superintendent Jay Gault expects to make his recommendation to school board members at their Feb. 12 meeting out of three candidates to become Lakewood’s next varsity football coach. 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 Polar Bear Plunge supporters

Editor: Ground Hog Day was more than Punxsutawney Phil predicting the weather, or guessing who was going to win the Super Bowl to the Buckeye Lake Historical Society this year; it was a history-making day. More...

Make decision on the man, not myth

Editor: Lakewood High School is in the process of hiring a new football coach. My brother, Dave Daubenmire, is on the list to be recommended by the nominating committee as the candidate for the position. More...

Obituaries

Henry G. “Buddy” Alexander Sr.

Henry G. “Buddy” Alexander Sr., formerly of Millersport, passed away peacefully in his sleep January 27, 2014. He is survived by his four daughters, Kay, Lee, Jan and Jean; and sons, Buz and Bruce. More...

Mary Helen Arnold

Mary Helen Arnold, 83, of Newark, formerly of Millersport, passed away January 31, 2014, at the Selma Markowitz Care Center in Newark. More...

Carlotta J. Chrysler

Carlotta J. Chrysler, 74, of Thornville, passed away February 3, 2014, at the Selma Markowitz Care Center in Newark. She was born on December 11, 1939, in Perry County, daughter of the late Clifford and Geraldine (Hite) DeLong. More...