Wanda Keller remembered



Editor: Back in December of 1955, Wanda Keller walked out of Lancaster Hospital carrying her youngest newborn son, Mike, just as my mom walked into the same hospital about to have her firstborn. Mike and I would grow up together, sharing December birthdays but more importantly, great Moms. Each December during our elementary years, they baked cupcakes for our birthdays […]

Voters urged to support street lights next time



Editor: It seems strange to me that the only people being blamed for the downfall of the streetlight levy are the Buckeye Lake mayor and village council. Only 174 residents out of 1,805 registered voters took the time to show up at the polls and only 82 of them voted for the levy. People were up in arms when told […]

Olveta Keller



Private family services celebrating the life of Olveta Keller, 93, of Hebron, will be held Thursday, June 25, 2009, in the Millersport Cemetery, with Rev. Raymond Sunkel officiating. Olveta died early Monday morning, June 22, 2009, in Licking Memorial Hospital following a brief illness. She was born in Fairfield County, on May 2, 1916, the daughter of the late Perry […]

Charles Albert Kline, Sr.



Charles Albert Kline, Sr., 82, of Buckeye Lake, passed away at his residence surrounded by family on Friday, June 19, 2009. Charles was born in Fullerton, MD, on May 18, 1927 to the late Charles E. and Leona Strehlen Kline. Charles was a member of the Millersport Lions Club, Pin Chairman, and the F.O.E. Aries 2801. He was a retired […]

Norma Kathryn Magnuson



Norma Kathryn Magnuson, 89, formerly of Baltimore, died Tuesday morning, June 23, 2009, at the Heartland of Marysville. Norma is the daughter of the late Frederick Wilhelm and Madge Hilma Riggs Christensen. Norma was born in Columbus, on May 15, 1920, in her grandmother’s home. She was a member of the Jehovah Witnesses. Norma is survived by her daughters, Helen […]

Police activity reports



Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • June 17: A Cliff Street man said his girlfriend attacked him. He wasn’t aware he had a warrant for his arrest on a related domestic violence charge. • June 18: A driver was cited for a stop sign violation at Milldam and Hunts Landing roads. • June 18: A Central Avenue […]

2009-06-27 E-Edition