April 12, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Commissioners continue to jawbone Thornville

NEW LEXINGTON – Perry County Commissioners have now formally announced that they are seeking another operator to provide waste water treatment for the county-owned North Perry County wastewater collection system. More...

Weekly retiring this summer

HEBRON – Fire Chief Randy Weekly is retiring July 18 after 42 years of service with the Hebron Fire Department. More...

Lakewood to get new football coach recommendation

HEBRON – Following a firestorm of controversy surrounding Lakewood’s first candidate for a new head football coach, the district’s search committee will recommend Marysville High School JV head coach Craig Conley for the position. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of April 14. 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...

Sheridan High School names honor students

THORNVILLE – Sheridan High School recently named its honor students for the third nineweek grading period. Principal’s List(GPA 3.85-4.0) More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • April 2: Police were called about two boys fighting at a bus stop on Hebron Road. More...

Editorials & Letters

Just Two More Weeks for Election Letters!

Letters from lake-area residents about candidates and More...

Writer questions need for making school tax permanent

Editor: It is noted that the Liberty Union School District has an issue in the upcoming election. They are asking voters to extend a tax issue. This issue was passed by the voters two different times as a “temporary” issue. More...

Goodwill needs donations

NEWARK – Licking/Knox Goodwill Industries, Inc. is asking for help from our local community. Donations have been extremely low during the first three months of the year. More...

Obituaries

David A. “Dawg” Bowen

A funeral service celebrating the life of David A. “Dawg” Bowen, age 54, of Millersport, will be held at 7:00 p.m. More...

Dianne M. (Weber) Bradford

Dianne M. (Weber) Bradford, 57, of Newark, passed away April 7, 2014, at the Selma Markowitz Care Center in Newark. She was born on November 22, 1956, in Mt. Vernon, daughter of Richard and Helen (James) Weber. More...

Karen L. “Nanny” Browning

Karen L. “Nanny” Browning, age 67, of Buckeye Lake, passed away passed away April 7, 2014, at the Selma Markowitz Care Center. “Nanny” was born July 5, 1946, in Lancaster, to the late Vern and Madeline (Oney) Dye. More...