Lakewood Middle School names honor students

HEBRON – Lakewood Middle School recently named its honor students for the first nine-week grading period. Principal’s List Grade 6: Michaella Albanese, Caleb Aleshire, Jarrod Bowman, Jesse Chirdon, Taylor Daignault, Elaina Davenport, Hadley Gray, Zachary Green, Baylee Hart, Kylie Helt, Harsimran Kaur, Tyler Killworth, Bethany Large, Hanna Laymon, Lucy Morrison, Sierra Murphy, Annie Newhouse, Cody Perkins, Erinn Pertuset, Marina Potter […]

Liberty Union Middle School names honor students

BALTIMORE – Liberty Union Middle School recently named its honor students for the first nine week grading period. Distinguished Honor Roll 6th Grade: Emily Aneshansley, Tyler Brehm, Deven Coleman, Jacob Desautels, Taylor Feinman, Braden Glasgow, Emily Hanson, Sadie Hill, Alyssa Hilliard, Alison Hinton, Abby Hite, Grace Hoover, Tyler Ison, Mikayla May, Aaron Miller, Braden Moon, Josiah Rise, Olivia Robinson, Shafer […]

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake Dec. 7: A Mill Street woman reported someone broke into her house and stole several items. • Dec. 7: A Seymour Avenue woman told police she was physically assaulted. • Dec. 12: A Thornville man was cited for driving with expired tags. • Dec. 12: A driver was cited for going 49 […]

Ward Lemont Cullison

A funeral service for Ward Lemont Cullison, 75, of Thornville will be held Friday, December 18, 2009, at 3:00 p.m. in the Newark Chapel of Vensil-Orr & Chute Funeral Home with Pastor James Dennis and Reverend Jesse Cullison officiating. Military honors will be provided by the Licking County Veteran Alliance. Mr. Cullison died Monday, December 14, 2009, at the Flint […]

Dorothy Ann Farrow

Private funeral services will be held to celebrate the life of Dorothy Ann Farrow, 81, of Millersport, who died Monday evening, December 14,2009, at the Pickering House, Lancaster, Obituaries following a brief illness. Dorothy was born December 28, 1927, in Chillicothe, the daughter of the late Leonard and Marvene (Brown) Willoughby. She worked with her husband in the A.D. Farrow […]

Ruth M. Gallagher

Ruth M. Gallagher, 94, of Millersport died Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2009, at her home on Buckeye Lake following an extended illness. She was born July 2, 1915 in Columbus, the daughter of the late Clifford L. and Mabel (Waldren) Tripp. She was a retired buyer with The Fashion Co. in Columbus. She was a member of the First Community Church […]

George Alonzo McGlothlin

George Alonzo McGlothlin, 73, of Baltimore, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 10, 2009, at his residence. He was born Oct. 25, 1936, in Wilkesville to the late Clarence S. and Rosalie (Thomas) McGlothlin. He was a member of Olivedale Senior Center and Charlie Chipper’s Wood Carving; he was a U.S. Army veteran and a life-long electrician. He is survived by […]

Joseph Vincent Mirto

Joseph Vincent Mirto, 63, of Buckeye Lake, passed away with his loving wife by his side on Saturday, Dec. 12, 2009. He was born March 7, 1946, in Scranton, Pennsylvania to the late Vincent and Alice Mirto. He loved fishing and boating, the Ohio State Buckeyes, music and singing. He is survived by his loving wife, Fran; daughter, Pam (Steve) […]

Liberty Union students have a great fall

BALTIMORE – It was a very successful Fall for Liberty Union- Thurston students. It took more than 30 minutes Monday night for school board members to recognize student achievements. First up was the Liberty Union High School Marching Band. Superintendent Paul Mathews said the band went to four competitions and received the superior rating at all four. A competition at […]

Flood control plan needs to be reworked

NEWARK – It may be back to the drawing board for the South Licking Watershed Conservancy District’s efforts to reduce flooding in the Buckeye Lake area. The district’s most recent plan in its 40+ year history is to construct a 1,000 acre dry dam west of Ohio 37 and north of I-70. An earthen embankment would temporarily store flood waters […]