Northern Local Schools hires new superintendent

THORNVILLE – There was no doubt in any Northern Local School Board member’s mind that Thomas Perkins would be the district’s next superintendent, said board president Dale DeRolph. Board members unanimously approved Perkins. “He was the guy we were looking for,” said DeRolph. The board received 42 applications for the superintendent’s position and the board interviewed five candidates. DeRolph said […]

Class of 2010’s top graduates

Safety Day comes to Liberty Union

BALTIMORE – Monday was a beautiful day for Liberty Union Elementary students to enjoy Safety Day, where police officers, a trained police dog emergency services personnel, puppeteers, and even medical helicopter pilots and medics displayed vehicles and equipment next to the elementary school. Officers and medics from Baltimore, Thornville, Fairfield County, and several other departments were on hand to educate […]

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of May 31. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: No School – Memorial Day 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. Hebron Elementary/ Jackson Intermediate Monday: No School – Memorial Day Tuesday: Hot dog, glazed […]

2010-05-29 E-Edition