Public transit is alive and well in Licking County


Good news for Licking County residents! Public transit is alive and well in Licking County! With the rising cost of fuel, I would like to invite Licking County residents that live outside the Newark/Heath area to call 670-5185 (ext. 1) to schedule their transportation to anywhere in Licking County. If you live in the Newark/Heath area, the Newark Heath Taxi […]

Scholarships awarded to essay winners

THORNPORT – AMVETS Post 51 recently announced the winners of its annual Americanism Essay Contest. Each winner receives a $500 scholarship. They are: + Kristie Waller, daughter of Don and Laura Waller of Thornville. She participated in volleyball, cheerleading and is a member of the National Honor Society. Waller plans to attend Columbus State Community College and major in nursing. […]

Sheridan Class of 1962 sets 45th reunion

THORNVILLE: Sheridan High School’s Class of 1962 is celebrating their 45th Reunion on Saturday, Sept. 15. Class members will be meeting at Trotters Inn on North Main Street in New Lexington. A social hour runs from 6 to 7 p.m. with dinner at 7 p.m. Dinner is followed by remarks from various classmates with entertainment by D. J. John Sprout. […]

School gets spruce-up

Graduating third graders in Jessica Fry’s class at Jackson Elementary School recently spent a day sprucing up the grounds for all the new students coming to the school in August. Jackson will house all of the district’s third graders as part of the district’s realignment. Flowers, mulch and labor were donated by parents Denny and Susan Lane.

Catherine Grooms

A funeral mass of the Resurrection celebrating the life of Catherine Grooms, 98, of Kirkersville; was held June 6th, 2007, at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church, Buckeye Lake with Msgr. Frank J Meagher Celebrant. Burial followed at St Joseph’s Cemetery, Lockbourne. Catherine died at home Monday morning June 4, 2007, following a long illness. She was born October […]

Betty Eileen Hazlett

A funeral service celebrating the life of Betty Eileen Hazlett, age 86, of Lakewood, Colorado, formerly of Newark, will be held at 11:30 am Thursday in the Chapel of the Hoskinson Funeral Home, Kirkersville, with Rev. Oluf Kongshaug officiating. Burial will follow at Kirkersville Cemetery. Betty died Sunday evening at her home in Colorado. She was born February 3, 1921, […]

Virginia Ruth Sears

Virginia Ruth Sears, age 86 of Millersport, entered eternal rest on Thursday, May 24, 2007 at Mt. Carmel East Hospital. She was born October 19, 1920, in Millersport to Edmond and Fairy (Haynes) Bonn. She attended First Community Church, Buckeye Lake and was an Instructor at Nationwide Beauty Academy. Virginia is survived by her children, Alberta Sears, Carolyn Sears, Bonnie […]

David James Sims

A funeral service celebrating the life of David James Sims, 30, of Newark; will be held Saturday at 1:00 pm in the chapel of the Hoskinson Funeral Home, Kirkersville, with Rev. Don Moshgot officiating. Burial will follow at Kirkersville Cemetery. David died suddenly Tuesday morning at St. Vincent’s Hospital, Toledo while vacationing with his family at Lake Erie. He was […]

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake + May 30: A Mill Street man reported someone broke into his home and stole a cell phone, his driver’s license, keys, and fifth of Crown Royal. + June 1: A Walnut Road woman reported someone entered her unlocked vehicle and removed CDs and cash. + June 1: A Tennessee man reported […]

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