Liberty Union-Thurston High School names honor students

BALTIMORE – Liberty Union- Thurston High School recently named its honor students for the first nine-week grading period. Distinguished Gold Card (All A’s) Seniors – Cierra Bailey, Kearstin Bailey, Jayce Born, Kendra Heistand, Heather Hite, Teanne Hoshor, Erica Howes, Matt Kohler, Meara Leiendecker, Mary Mandeville, Krista Mathews, Jessica Mossman, Jessica Putnam, Jared Sims, Katie Spencer, Shane Steffen, Jasmine Welch and […]

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of November 23. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Toasted cheese sandwich, soup/vegetable, Goldfish crackers, and choice of fruit. Tuesday: Bosco sticks w/ dip, buttered corn, and choice of fruit. Wednesday: Chicken & rice bowl, vegetable medley, mandarin oranges, and fortune cookie. Thursday-Friday: Thanksgiving Break – No School Hebron Elementary/ Jackson Intermediate Monday: Popcorn chicken, seasoned […]

Lakewood High School names honor students

HEBRON – Lakewood High School recently named its honor students for the first nine-week grading period. Principal’s List Freshmen: Cody Carpenter, Wyatt Dixon, Kalie Fellure, Lauren French, Sirena Frost, john Gershom, Kayla Gowdy, Brittany Henry, Tyler Knepper, Nathan Nicholson, Tacie Shannon, Matthew Shutts, Kelsi Thompson and Hayli Ward. Sophomores: Christina Bennett, Brandi Crumley, Deric Dove, Michaela Good, Faith Harkness, Tiffany […]

Charlotte Louise Gillespie

Charlotte Louise Gillespie, 89, of Baltimore, left this life to join her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ as the sun set on Monday, November 9, 2009. She was born to Alta and Clarence Rand in Madison, Ohio on April 6, 1920. Whether as a loving mother and wife, loyal church member, devoted friend, or helpful neighbor, Charlotte was well-known and […]

Angel M. Morczek

A funeral service for Angel M. Morczek, 23, of Buckeye Lake, will be held at 4 p.m. Friday, November 20, 2009, at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, with Rob Heptinstall officiating. Angel, a homemaker, passed away November 15, 2009, at Licking Memorial Hospital. She was born July 18, 1986, in Columbus, to Timothy Joseph and Tina Jo (Gochenouer) Morczek. Angel […]

Herbert Willis

Herbert Willis, age 88, of Buckeye Lake passed away on Wednesday, November 11, 2009, at the Selma Markowitz Care Center, Newark. He was born in Cribbs, West Virginia, on December 19, 1920, to the late Herbert West and Gracie Mae (Layton) Willis. Herbert lived at Buckeye Lake for 42 years and was a member of the Eagles Aerie 2801. He […]

Paul L. Wooster

Paul L. Wooster, 74, passed away into eternal life after a courageous battle with cancer, holding the hand of his high school sweetheart and wife of 56 years, Marilyn, on the beautiful fall morning of October 19, 2009. He was born January 25, 1935, to Kenneth and Evelyn Wooster of Baltimore. Paul was a 1953 graduate of Liberty Union High […]

Keener returning to coach on new track

MILLERSPORT – Long-time track coach and retired math teacher Ken Keener is returning as head track coach next spring. The track team will be training and hosting meets on the school’s first ever all-weather track that is named after Keener. Walnut Township School Board members unanimously approved a supplemental contract for Keener Monday night. Board members also accepted resignations from […]

Lakewood starts process to cut $1 million

HEBRON – “It all starts with a bull’s eye,” Lakewood Superintendent Jay Gault told school board members November 11. He held up a paper with a large green ring encompassing a smaller yellow ring, in turn surrounding a large red dot , or bull’s eye to explain his strategy to cut $1 million in district expenditures. The cuts became necessary […]

Lakewood seeking help identifying budget cuts

HEBRON – Lakewood Local Schools are seeking district residents willing to serve on a committee that will help identify $1 million in cuts that must be made by the end of this school year. The district wants the committee to include a broad representation of the community including parents, staff members, grandparents, community leaders etc. Committee members will assist the […]