March 1, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Liberty Union superintendent announces retirement

BALTIMORE – Liberty Union - Thurston Schools Superintendent Paul Mathews announced his resignation for retirement purposes last week. He announced his decision in a one-sentence note to district treasurer David Butler on Feb. 20. More...

Job fair set for March 31

BALTIMORE – Mayor Bob Kalish is organizing a job fair for area residents from 1 - 3 p.m. on Monday, March 31, at Liberty Union Middle School, 994 S. Main St. (Ohio 158), Baltimore. More...

County to seek alternative sewer service

NEW LEXINGTON – Perry County Commissioner Ed Keister sent a letter to Thornville Administrator Beth Patrick stating that the county would fulfill the terms of its current contract with Thornville for providing sewer service to Northern Perry Co More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of March 3. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Chicken tenders, seasoned fries, roll, and fruit. Tuesday: Mini corn dogs, baked beans w/scoops, and fruit/ vegetable bar. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Feb. 17: Police responded to a 9-1-1 hang-up call from a W. 1st Street residence. A young juvenile was playing with an old cell phone and accidentally dialed the number. 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...

Luzio’s return concerns ‘watchdog’

Editor: You hear about bullies everywhere... the newspapers, TV, schools. But we have our own special kind of bullies here in Licking County. More...

Thanks from the White family

Editor: The family of Jean and Walter White want to thank Thorn Township, Licking Township, Somerset, Glenford, Hebron, Millersport, Pleasant Township and Richland Township fire departments for responding to our house fire on Township Road 85, Thornv More...

Obituaries

John E. Altop

John E. Altop, age 82, of Baltimore, passed away February 24, 2014, at Heartland of Fairfield Care Center. He was a U. S. Army Korean Conflict veteran and a retired employee of Western Electric. More...

Roger L. Clark

A funeral service for Roger L. Clark, 72, of Newark, was held Feb. 24, 2014, at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, with Rev. G. Keith Sjostrand officiating. More...

Charles “Charlie” Mathias

Charles “Charlie” Mathias, 74, of Pleasantville, passed away at his home on February 18, 2014. More...