Explore your future at C-TEC

NEWARK – Are you a high school student with questions about your future? Or are you an adult looking for a fresh, new career? The Career and Technology Education Centers (C-TEC) of Licking County can put you on the road to success. Licking County high school sophomores (and their families) and adult prospective students are invited to attend our Evening […]

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of January 19th. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: No School – Martin Luther King Day Tuesday: MS: cheeseburger, smiley fries, and choice of fruit. Wednesday: Chicken & noodles, whipped potatoes, roll & butter, and fruit crisp. Thursday: BBQ sandwich, potato wedges, choice of fruit, and mini ice cream sandwich. Friday: Specialty pizza, garden salad w/dressing, […]

Carl James “Jim” Gettys

Funeral service for Carl James “Jim” Gettys, 93, of Thornville, was January 9, 2009, at Bope Thomas Funeral Home, Somerset, with the Rev. John Edwards officiating. Burial was in Zion Ridge Cemetery. Carl died at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2009, at Autumn Healthcare of Somerset. Carl was born April 23, 1915, in Thornville Ziontown to the late Franklin Augustis […]

Helen Joyce Lake

A funeral service for Helen Joyce Lake, 80, of Hebron, was January 14, 2009, at Brucker & Kishler Funeral Home, Newark. Burial will be in Wilson Cemetery at a later date. Mrs. Lake, a homemaker, passed away Jan. 11, 2009, at Licking Memorial Hospital. She was born Aug. 27, 1928, in Knox County, to the late James Martin and Ethel […]

Robert W. Lynn

A funeral service for Robert W. Lynn, 72, of Thornville, will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Drumms Lutheran Church, 8995 Drumms Bottom Road, Thornville, with the Rev. David Bugh officiating. Burial will immediately follow the service at Drumms Lutheran Cemetery, Thornville. Robert passed away Monday, Jan. 12, 2009, at Fairfield Medical Center, Lancaster. He was born Feb. 6, 1936, […]

Clarence Wilson Richardson

Funeral service for Clarence Wilson Richardson, 84, of Thornville, was January 10, 2009, at Osborn Funeral Chapel, Millersport. Richardson went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2009, at Fairfield Medical Center in Lancaster. Clarence was born in Russellville, Ala., to the late Edgar and Malvy (Landers) Richardson. He was a veteran of World War II, having […]

Carol J. Sager

Carol J. Sager, 85, a resident of Crestview Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Lancaster, formerly of Baltimore, died Thursday, Jan. 8, 2009, at Fairfield Medical Center. She last was employed by Don Miller Music Store. She was a member of New Zion United Methodist Church and was an accomplished organist. Carol was a wonderful loving wife, mother and grandmother. She […]

Charles K. Williams

A funeral service for Charles K. Williams, 92, formerly of Thornville, was January 9, 2009, at Grace Lutheran Church, Thornville, with Pastor Jeff Murlock officiating. Burial was in Lutheran Reformed Cemetery, Thornville. Charles passed away Jan. 5, 2009, at Altercare Valley View Nursing and Rehab Home in Lancaster. He was born June 12, 1916, to the late Guy C. and […]

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Hebron • Dec. 18: A driver was cited for excessive speed on Ohio 79 at US 40. • Dec. 19: Police ran a plate on a vehicle stopped at elementary school. It came back to a ’86 Chevy, but the vehicle in questions was a Ford Thunderbird. When police stopped the driver, they discovered […]

2009-01-17 E-Edition