Dispute will hurt residents



Editor: My name is Gary Matheny and I chair the Village of Millersport’s Safety Committee. First, I want to say what a great job our firefighters and Chief Bill Yates do for our village and Walnut Township. I swore that I would never write to the paper about council issues, but I now feel strongly that there are things that […]

‘Watchdog’ has income suggestion for Kirkersville



Editor: I hear that the Kirkersville GOB’s (Good Ole’ Boys) attempted to have a council meeting on Sept. 5, but not enough council members showed up. However, several residents did show up. Mayor Bennie (Jim) Evans allowed a meeting to proceed in which my letters here seemed to be part of the topic. He tried to convince everyone not to […]

Liberty Township has two choices



Editor: Thanks to all who attended the Liberty Township survey presentation. For those who were unable to attend the survey can be reviewed at: fairfieldcountyohio libertytownship.org. We have all witnessed the tremendous growth to the west and north of Liberty Township. With this growth have come high taxes, overcrowded schools, higher crime and a major increase in traffic. I strongly […]

More thanks for festival



Editor: On behalf of the Mayor’s Officeand the Village Council, I would like to thank Ron Keller and the Millersport Lions Club for all of their efforts during the Millersport Sweet Corn Festival. The Sweet Corn Festival provides so many opportunities for local groups to raise their needed funds and is a wonderful tradition. Thanks again and keep up the […]

One more Letter: Couple upset with restaurant’s lack of compassion



Editor: I’ve never written a letter to an Editor of a paper, but I just finished reading the letter from Chris Stapleton in your paper and felt compelled to write. First, let me extend my deepest sympathy and condolences to Mr. Stapleton and his daughter on the loss of his wife and his daughter’s mother. I understand the loss profoundly, […]

School lunches



School lunch menus for the week of September 24. Hebron/Jackson/Lakewood Intermediate Monday: Pepperoni pizza, green beans, and fruit cup. Tuesday: Chicken nuggets, whipped potatoes, and chilled fruit. Wednesday: Soft taco, lettuce cup, seasoned corn, and choice of fruit. Thursday: Cheese jammer sticks w/marinara sauce, hot vegetable, and choice of fruit. Friday: Mini corn dogs, oven fries, fruit roll-up, and pudding […]

E. Charlotte Jackson



E. Charlotte Jackson, 79, Baltimore, died Thursday, Sept. 13, 2007, at FairfieldMedical Center. She was a member of the Baltimore United Methodist Church. She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Ralph L. Jackson; daughters, Beth Jackson and Chris (John) Davies, all of Baltimore; sons, Ron (Linda) Jackson of Baltimore, and Jeff Jackson of Thurston; grandchildren, Brian (Abby) Jackson, […]

Police activity reports



Compiled from selected police activity reports. We’ll have Baltimore and Hebron reports next week. Buckeye Lake • Sept. 8: An officerassisted the Buckeye Lake Fire Department with traffic control after a tree fell, taking down several power lines with it. • Sept. 8: An officerwas dispatched to a West 5th Street residence where a woman was intoxicated and causing problems. […]

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