Things to do…



Events Dawes Arboretum – Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. Night Hike- Friday, January 18, 6 – 8 p.m. Experience The Arboretum at night! Kids and adults are welcome to attend the hike through collections, woodlands and trails on one of our most popular programs. Free, meet at the Visitors Center Deck. Shrubs: Best for the Midwest- Saturday, January […]

Letters to the Editor



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New resident wants to help improve Buckeye Lake



Editor: I am a new resident of the Buckeye Lake area. However, numerous visits have been made to Buckeye Lake for the past 42 years. Good changes have occurred in recent years. Some neighborhoods show dramatic improvements, while others need more attention. The village has a variety of business, nice strip malls and a new state park. Hopefully, a couple […]

Writer says health department is empire building with new fee



Editor: A tax is a tax. Unless you live in Fairfield County, then it is called an inspection fee. I think a class action suit is in order. The FairfieldCounty Health Department wants more money. Well, what department doesn’t? Awhile back they came up with a scheme of doing an inspection on all aerobic sewage systems. Put some people in […]

Buckeye Lake cows are art, not a political statement



Editor: We’ve heard some rumors that some people believe the cows next to King Gallery on St. Rt. 79 in Buckeye Lake are there to make fun of Buckeye Lake. That’s totally wrong. The cows are public art for everyone to enjoy. We both have lived here for years and love Buckeye Lake. We’re not trying to say it’s a […]

Hebron Elementary releases first honor roll



HEBRON – Hebron Elementary School recently named its second grade honor students for the first nine-week grading period. Principal’s List Makenna Riley, Devyn Allen, Hannah Amspaugh, Taylor Davino, Autumn Kirkingburg, Kelsi Kessler, Alexis Fulk, Zoie Armentrout, Joseph Bender, Amara Cummins, Raegen Elwer, Alex Jones, Mackenzie Keller, Elijah Lees, Hailley Moore, Alexus Showman, Madeline Young, Michael Crist, Kaleb Jones, Cassidy Justus, […]

School lunches



School lunch menus for the week of January 21. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: No school Tuesday: Hip dipper, baked potato w/butter, and choice of fruit. Wednesday: Spaghetti w/ meat sauce, seasoned green beans, sherbet, and bread stick. Thursday: Hamburger, oven fries, and choice of fruit. Friday: Pepperoni pizza, garden salad w/dressing, and choice of fruit. Hebron/Jackson/LakewoodIntermediate Monday: No School Tuesday: […]

Winona I. “Azeltine” Deamer



Winona I. “Azeltine” Deamer, 76, of Millersport, went to be with the Lord on Monday, Jan. 14, 2008, at the FairfieldMedical Center. She enjoyed flower gardening and spending time with her family. She is survived by her daughters, Linda Sturgill of Lancaster and Sherri Lowe of Millersport; sons, Ron (Krista) Azeltine of Millersport and Frank (Bennie) Azeltine of Gahanna; grandchildren, […]

Elizabeth Massie Frazer



Elizabeth Massie Frazer, 67, of Baltimore, died Thursday, Jan. 10, 2008. She was a retired waitress. She is survived by her daughter, Patricia (Curtis) Beavers of Thornville; son, Ernest (Deanna) Frazer of Coshocton; fivegrandchildren, Timothy, Tyler, Tessa Frazer and Susan and Megan Beavers; one great-grandchild; brothers, Gary Lee Massie of Lancaster and Robert Eugene (Becky) Massie of Florida and Richard […]

Charmaine Fritz



Charmaine Fritz, age 79, died January 15, 2008 of cancer at her home in Baltimore. She was born November 26, 1928, to Stanley and Cornelia Blauser in Basil. Charmaine was a member of the Liberty Union High School class of 1946. A lifelong resident of the Baltimore area, Charmaine retired in 1991 after 33 years of service with the Liberty […]


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