More Letters: Issue 15 in Baltimore could create election confusion

Editor: A stealth movement is trying to change the fundamentals of our government in Baltimore. Issue 15 was very quietly placed on this November’s ballot and would change Baltimore from a partisan to a nonpartisan village. This change would create unnecessary confusion in future elections, allow officials to be elected with the vast majority of citizens voting against them, and […]

Barbers thank fundraiser supporters

Editor: The 4th Annual Hunter Barber Fundraiser held on September 13th was yet again a huge success. Anyone who attended the fundraiser could tell you there was plenty food, fellowship, and fun. The event started off by sending hundreds of balloons off to Hunter for his fifth birthday. The balloons were also sent off with the ringing of a bell […]

More support for Feightner

Editor: I have known Brad Feightner personally for many years. I feel qualified to recommend him to you for Licking County Commissioner. He is involved in many aspects of our community and shows dedication and integrity in all that he does. When I think of an excellent candidate for public office, Brad Feightner comes to mind. Brad has a wonderful […]

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of October 13th. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: No School Tuesday: Mini corn dogs, baked beans, Fritos, and fruit bar. Wednesday: Potato bowl w/popcorn chicken/corn/gravy, fruit crisp, and roll & butter. Thursday: Cheeseburger, seasoned fries, and choice of fruit. Friday: Specialty pizza, garden salad w/dressing, and choice of fruit. Hebron/Jackson/Lakewood Intermediate Monday: Chicken nuggets, whipped […]

John C. Baker Shirley (Welch) Baker

Always at each other’s side and now together forever in heaven. John and Shirley died as a result of injuries from an auto accident. Before moving to Tennessee in 1979, John and Shirley lived in the West Unity area. They had recently moved to Millersport. They were married June 8, 1951, and are parents of Ben (Kay); Jody Ratliff; Jawn; […]

Robert R. Blauser

A funeral service celebrating the life of Robert R. Blauser, 81, of Fresno, formerly of Hebron, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Fairview United Methodist Church, Pickerington, with Pastor Jeremy Shank as celebrant. Burial will be in Basil Cemetery, Baltimore. Robert passed peacefully at home Monday, Oct. 6, 2008, surrounded by his loving family. He was born June 8, […]

Pauline V. Brothers

A graveside service for Pauline V. Brothers, 95, of Hebron, was October 4, 2008, at Newark Memorial Gardens with Pastor Tom Myers officiating. Mrs. Brothers died Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2008, in the Heritage Unit at Newark Healthcare Centre. She was born Dec. 3, 1912, in Spencer Station to the late Howard H. and Gertrude (Cowgill) Thompson. She and her husband […]

Hazel C. Cooperrider

A funeral service for Hazel C. Cooperrider, 83, of Columbus, formerly of Glenford, was Oct. 7, 2008, at Boring-Sheridan Funeral Home, Thornville, with Jerry Carpenter officiating. Burial was in Highland Cemetery, Glenford. Hazel passed away peacefully Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2008, at home. She was born Dec. 22, 1924, in New Lexington, to the late Isac and Mary Justice. Hazel was […]

Cynthia E. Mahon

Services for Cynthia E. Mahon, 51, of Millersport, were Oct. 8, 2008, at Osborn Funeral Chapel, Millersport. She passed away Oct. 1, 2008, at her residence. She was born Oct. 12, 1956, in Fairbanks, Alaska, and also was a graduate of Teays Valley High School in Ashville. Cindy is survived by her children, Jeremy Mahon, Michael Phillips and Sarah Phillips; […]

Kyle Jacob Marsh

Kyle Jacob Marsh, 23 of Baltimore, passed away suddenly at his residence on Saturday, October 4, 2008. He was born on August 7, 1985. He is survived by his mother, Judy Chaput of Reynoldsburg; father, Tom Marsh of Baltimore; sister, Jen Marsh of Reynoldsburg; very special girlfriend, Jodie Wilson of Pataskala; and grandmother, Kathryn Marsh of Baltimore. He was preceded […]