‘Watchdog’ says police rehire is a liability for the village


In my last letter, I wrote about a meeting I attended concerning a complaint about the Licking County Planning Commission’s Housing Rehab Program. Kirkersville Mayor/County Rehab Inspector Bennie (Jim) Evans has been inspecting jobs done by his son-in-law, Steve Piatt (also Kirkersville Council Member) via a company owned by his own daughter. But since my last letter, I have found […]

Another Letter: Wells says Cookston has struck out


I’ve been trying for months to get current minutes of the Buckeye Lake Village Planning and Zoning Commission. Service Director Tim Matheny has been very responsive but he cannot provide minutes that do not exist. The last minutes provided to him are from February 2007. I’ve made phone calls, stopped by the officeand made a formal public records request. This […]

Thelma Rowena Crist

Thelma Rowena Crist, age 91, of Millersport, entered peace on Friday, July 6, 2007, at FairfieldMedical Center, Lancaster. She was born on February 7, 1916, in Licking County, Ohio, to the late Calvin C. and Vera (Bowman) Brown. Thelma was a Sunday School teacher for the first graders, and worked nine years at Walnut Township Schools as part of the […]

Lois Dixon

Lois Janet Dixon, 84 of Thurston, died Wednesday, July 4, 2007, at Crestview Manor Nursing Home. She was a member of the Millersport United Methodist Church. She was also a member of the Millersport American Legion Ladies Auxiliary, the Rebekah Lodge, and the Pythian Sisters. Lois is survived by her sons, Frank Dixon, Jr. of Millerport, Clark Dixon of FairfieldBeach […]

Nathan Writesel, Sr.

A funeral mass of the resurrection celebrating the life of Nathan Writesel, Sr., 78 of Hebron, was held July 9, 2007, in the Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Buckeye Lake with Msgr. Frank Meagher, Celebrant. Burial followed at Fairmount Cemetery, Jacksontown, with full military honors by the Licking County Veterans Alliance. Nathan died late July 5, 2007, in Newark, […]

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • July 6: Officers were dispatched to a 1st Street residence where a woman said a juvenile girl assaulted her juvenile daughter. • July 7: A Walnut Road woman reported that an intoxicated man whom she knew was told to stay out of her home. According to the report, the man broke […]

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