Writer organizes petition drive on state park golf cart ban



Editor: I would like to first thank the 230 people that signed the petition concerning the ban of golf carts at Fairfield Beach State Park. I’ts nice to know that with so many of our liberties these days bieng whittled away by lawmakers that there are still those that are willing to ban together and take a stand. The petition […]

Kirkersville community thanked for Day of Caring help



Editor: I would like to thank the Kirkersville community for supporting and joining with Park National Bank in this year’s United Way Day of Caring. This is the second year I have participated in the event, and it was even more rewarding than before. This year, Pastor Glen Gram and fellowship members from Crossway Community Church joined in to help […]

Charles G. Covert



A funeral service for Charles G. Covert, 76, of Thornville, was held July 19, 2008, at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 6004 Linnville Road, Newark, with Pastor David Barnhart presiding. Interment was at Lutheran Cemetery. Mr. Covert passed away July 16, 2008, at Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus. He was born Sept. 18, 1931, in Nelsonville, to his late parents Vernon and […]

Beverly P. Evans



A funeral service for Beverly P. Evans, 50, of Thornville, was Obituaries held July 22, 2008, at Boring- Sheridan Funeral Home, Thornville, with Minister Mace Rollins officiating. Beverly passed away July 19, 2008, at her residence. She was born Sept. 17, 1957, in Nelsonville to the late Clifford and Donna (Burley) Brown. She loved to go to yard sales, flea […]

Lewis Orr Gordon



A funeral service for Lewis Orr Gordon, 78, of Thornville, was held July 22, 2008, at Boring Sheridan Funeral Home, Thornville, with Pastor Jeff Morlock officiating. Burial was in Highland Cemetery, Glenford. Lewis passed away Thursday Obituaries July 17, 2008, at Autumn Healthcare in Somerset. He was born July 21, 1929, to the late Freed and Rozella (Orr) Gordon in […]

Danny “Popeye” Lawyer



Danny “Popeye” Lawyer, 80, passed away Saturday, July 12, 2008, at Fairfield Medical Center, Lancaster. Danny was born Oct. 17, 1927, in Thurston, to the late Homer E. and Sylvia M. (Coover) Lawyer. He attended Thurston United Methodist Church and received 24 pens for perfect attendance at church and Sunday School, and he was a paperboy for many years. He […]

Police activity reports



Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • July 18: Police received a complaint of loud music at a Walnut Road residence. • July 18: Police responded to an alarm drop at Catfish Charley’s. The area was secure. • July 18: Police arrested a Buckeye Lake man who had a warrant out of Scioto County. • July 19: Police […]

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