Myer endorsed for trustee

Editor: I would like to wholeheartedly endorse the candidacy of Linda Myer for Township Trustee. For years the township has been governed by zoning resolutions and regulations that are ill-fitting, unevenly enforced and too costly to administer. Our zoning resolution may be well-suited to a suburban community with new subdivisions and wide lots such as Pataskala, but 19 foot setbacks […]

House numbers important

Editor: In a medical emergency, make sure the emergency responders can find your house by having your house numbers clearly displayed. Don’t let tragedy increase just because emergency or fire personnel have trouble finding you. As a matter of public safety, the Walnut Township Trustees urge all residents to make sure your house numbers are clearly visible from the street, […]

Businesses thanked

Editor: We would like to take this opportunity to thank the area businesses from Millersport, Baltimore, Buckeye Lake, Heath, Newark, Thornport, and Thornville for their donations to the Major Prize Booth at the Millersport Lions Sweet Corn Festival. So many businesses helped out this year, there isn’t space to list them all. Your donations helped make this a fantastic year. […]

Thanks for benefit

Editor: On behalf of Pam, Caleb & Josh Ware we want to thank Millersport and the surrounding communities for their support of Ware Family benefit. The turnout was tremendous for the spaghetti dinner. Individuals and local businesses donated generously. We want to thank the businesses listed below and all those who so graciously gave their time to help set up, […]

Thanks from Millersport Academic Boosters

Editor: The Millersport Academic Boosters would like to thank the following businesses and individuals for their support during the 2008-2009 school year. The money donated was used to implement various activities that reward students for outstanding academic achievement and overall good character. Donation letters will be mailed out soon for help with this years projects. We look forward to your […]

Millersport proposes 24/7 coverage for Fairfield Beach

MILLERSPORT – “Fairfield Beach deserves 24/7 coverage like everyone else,” Millersport Council member Charles Mesko said at Tuesday night’s council meeting. His comment came just before council members unanimously approved a contract to submit to Walnut Township Trustees that will have the Millersport Fire Department staff the Fairfield Beach substation around the clock. Mayor’s assistant Vince Popo told council members […]

Lakewood gets ‘excellent’ rating on state report card

HEBRON – Lakewood School District Director of Pupil Services Arnie Ettenhoffer is happy his prediction didn’t come true. He predicted the school district would receive an “effective” rating based on the Ohio 2008-2009 School Year Report Card. Ettenhoffer is thrilled the district received an “excellent” rating. The district met 24 of 30 indicators, which usually earns an “effective” rating, but […]

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of September 21 . Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Chicken patty sandwich, cheesy potatoes, and fruit. Tuesday: Big daddy pizza, vegetable, 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, and […]

Ursel Etura Adams

Ursel Etura Adams, age 98 of Fairfield Beach, entered eternal rest Sunday, August 13, 2009 at Fairfield Medical Center, Lancaster. Ursel was born August 20, 1911, in Zaleski, Ohio to the late George and Lucy (Boles) Albaugh. She was a member of Fairfield Beach United Methodist Church Senior Citizens, loved gardening, sewing, cooking and collecting dolls. She was a Quality […]

Roy D. Dowis

Roy D. Dowis, 78, of Waynesville, N.C., formerly of Baltimore, passed away on September 13, 2009. He was born on June 21, 1931, to the late Lloyd and Florence (Lepley) Dowis, in Walhonding, OH. He is survived by his wife, Mildred Eichhorn; son, Kenneth (Chris Holcombe) Dowis; daughters, Jeannette (Rick) Johnston and Beverly Aronhalt; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; sister, Elsie […]

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