School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of February 23 . Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Toasted cheese sandwich, soup or vegetable, Goldfish crackers, and choice of fruit. 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. […]

Scholarship deadline is March 5

NEWARK- Licking County Foundation is accepting scholarship applications from area high school and college students seeking 2009 scholarship awards until Thursday, March 5, 2009 at 6:00 pm. The Foundation administers over 70 scholarship funds which are made possible through the generosity of local donors. Most of these funds are restricted to applicants residing in Licking County, but some are available […]

Dorothy “Dottie” Ellison

Dorothy “Dottie” Ellison, of Thornville, died Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2009, at her residence. Dorothy was a member of the Moose Lodge 1427 and F.O.E. No. 2801. Dorothy was loved by all. She was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Ellison; and sons, Curtis H. Lilly and Kenneth R. Lilly. She is survived by daughters, Judith A. (Charlie) Gray and […]

Lawrence “Larry” Keating

A funeral service for Lawrence “Larry” Keating, 61 of Hebron was held Saturday February 14, 2009, in the Newark Chapel of Vensil-Orr & Chute Funeral Home with Bishop T.L. Kirk and Pastor James L. Kirk officiating. Burial was in Poplar Forks Cemetery. Mr. Keating died Tuesday, February 10, 2009, at his residence. He was born December 28, 1947, to the […]

Samuel Stanley Schaffner Jr.

Samuel Stanley Schaffner Jr., 85, passed away Thursday, Feb. 12, 2009, at Heartland Fairfield Nursing Center. Samuel was born in Baltimore on Dec. 14, 1923, to the late Samuel and Pauline Stalter Schaffner Sr. Samuel was a graduate of Liberty Union High School. He was a lifetime member of the VFW Post No. 3761, the American Legion in Pleasantville and […]

Steven Joe Teets

A celebration of the life of Steven Joe Teets, 61, of Sebring, Fla., formerly of Baltimore, will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Hoskinson Funeral Home, 285 E. Main St., Kirkersville, with Pastor Paul Bishop as celebrant. Burial will be at Wilson Cemetery, Newark, with full military honors by the Licking County Veterans Alliance. Steve was a veteran of the […]

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Jan. 29: A Carroll, Ohio, man was found passed out at the wheel after his vehicle struck two parked vehicles and a house. The car was against the house when police arrived. The driver, who blew .309 BAC, was aggressive toward police between periods of unconsciousness. • Feb. 6: Police transported […]

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