Jackson Intermediate names honor students

HEBRON – Jackson Intermediate School recently named its honor students for the third nine-week grading period. Principal’s List Brook Abbott, Selina Blizzard, Ellis Campen, Katie Cox, Grant Davis, Ryan Gay, Josh Green, Scott Harman, John Hoffman, Jared McBride, Megan Moraine, Kelsey Pollar, Tanner Shriver, Garrett Thomas, Samantha Vansky, Dalyn Weaver, Nick Andujar, Zaven Boland, Jenna Chorpenning, Michael Crist, Brianna Dillard, […]

Liberty Union High School names honor students

BALTIMORE – Liberty Union High School recently named its honor students for the third nine-week grading period. Gold Card – All A’s Freshmen: Leanna Bachman, Zach Biggie, Emily Burns, Kayleigh Caito, Brenna Eddy, Sarah Feyko, Braham Glasgow, Christian Hill, Cole Howes, Hannah Ison, Abby Jagger, Jamie Jasper, Matt Maldovan, Brielle Moon, Madison Moore, Stefanie Russell, Alison Sodders and Abigail Thompson. […]

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of April 26. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Pizza bites, buttered corn, choice of fruit, and Scooby Snacks. Tuesday: Mini corn dogs, baked beans, Fritos, and fruit bar. Wednesday: Potato bowl w/popcorn chicken/corn/gravy, fruit crisp, roll and butter. Thursday; Cheeseburger, seasoned fries, and choice of fruit. Friday: Specialty pizza, garden salad w/dressing, and choice of […]

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • April 16: A Hebron man was cited for failing to have assured clear distance from the vehicle ahead of him when his pick-up truck rear-ended another on Walnut Road. • April 18: A Family Dollar employee reported that a juvenile stole two pairs of sunglasses. The juvenile admitted to the thefts […]

Carl E. Heskett

Carl E. Heskett, 77, formerly of Johnstown, passed away at his Buckeye Lake home on Friday, April 16, 2010. A funeral service was held April 20, 2010, at Crouse-Kauber Sammons Funeral Home, Johnstown, with. Pastor Tom Myers officiating. A Private Inurnment will be held at Green Hill Cemetery in Johnstown at a later date. Carl was born on August 23, […]

James L. King

James L. King, 68 of Millersport, passed away Saturday, April 17, 2010 at The Pickering House after a hard-fought battle with cancer. He was a lifelong farmer in Millersport and member of the First Presbyterian Church of Lancaster. He is survived by his wife, Linda K. King; daughter, Lynette (Jim) Mattox, Pleasantville; son, Mike (Sherrill) King, Millersport; daughter, Lori (Brian […]

Paul E. Shipman

Paul E. Shipman, age 66, of Hebron, passed away on Thursday, April 15, 2010, at his residence. He was born July 21, 1943, in Waynesburg, Pennsylvania to the late Lawrence P. and Cleda E. (McCaullogh) Shipman. He was a member of the Light House Memorial Church, and the Fur Takers of Ohio. Paul loved to work with the Boy Scouts, […]

Union Township Trustees create trash district

HEBRON – No toter, no contract! The Union Township Trustees unanimously approved a township trash district Monday night. They don’t know who the exclusive residential trash hauler will be yet, only that the company would be required to provide trash containers, or toters, for free or at a very reduced rate to township residents who want them. Trustees have considered […]

Analysis: How do Lakewood school taxes stack up?

HEBRON – Lakewood School District voters face a critical decision on May 4. The district is seeking an additional 9.9 mill emergency operating levy for the next 10 years. If voters approve, the levy will generate $3,656,649 each year for operating expenses. If additional income is not approved this year, the district has detailed some $4.4 million in devastating cuts […]

North Shore Boat Ramp closures set

BUCKEYE LAKE – Phase II construction at the North Shore Boat Ramps recently began. Temporary closures have been set for asphalt resurfacing. They are: • Monday, April 26 to Friday, April 30; and • Monday, May 3 to Friday, May 7. Boaters should use the Lieb’s Island Boat Ramp during these intervals. Please call the Buckeye Lake Park Office (during […]