F. Frederick “Fred” Wooster

F. Frederick “Fred” Wooster, age 94, of Baltimore, passed away December 20, 2010, after a prolonged illness. Fred was born to the late George P. and Dora W. (Smurr) Wooster on December 17, 1916, in Basil. He graduated from Liberty Union High School in 1933. He married Irma Louise Emswiller on January 30, 1937. Fred and Irma lived on and […]

Union Township creates administrator position

HEBRON – Along with a new title comes more responsibility and the same pay, but ultimately it’s worth it, said Union Township Trustee President John Slater. “It’s a saving’s for the township,” he said. Slater referred to Union Township Police Captain and Zoning Officer Paula Greene’s new title, which is Township Administrator as of the trustees’ Dec. 30 year-end meeting. […]

OSU-Newark sets Buckeye Visit Days

NEWARK – The Ohio State University at Newark admissions staff has issued the winter and spring schedule for Buckeye Visit Days. The free informational sessions are designed for high school students, and will provide insight into the opportunities available at Ohio State Newark. Registration is preferred, but walk-ins are accepted. See below for dates, times, and contact information. Buckeye Visit […]

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Dec. 24: A Duke service station employee reported a customer left without paying for $25.51 in gasoline. • Dec. 25: An officer was dispatched to a Cranberry Lane residence on an active domestic dispute call. The officer found two injured women and a man drinking beer. The officer asked the man […]

Things to do…

Events Dawes Arboretum – Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. Storybook Science: Signs of Winter Tracks: Thursday, Jan. 13, 10 a.m. & 1 p.m. Explore quality children’s literature in a natural setting. Each 45-minute session includes songs, games, crafts, creative movement, outdoor exploration and hands-on science suitable for young scientists ages 3 – 5, Free, donation welcome, meet at […]

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of January 10. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Chicken patty sandwich, cheesy potatoes, and choice of fruit. Tuesday: Beef nachos w/ cheese & salsa, vegetable choice, choice of fruit, and Rice Krispy Treat. Wednesday: Chicken & rice bowl, vegetable medley, mandarin oranges, and fortune cookie. Thursday: BBQ sandwich, potato wedges, choice of fruit, and mini […]

Lighten up: The party is over

Well, Happy New Year! January 1, 2011! And all that happy horse-crap. You know what that means: back to our regularly scheduled drudgery. Positive thinking: You’re at the wrong column. Yep. Pack up the Christmas lights, the ornaments, the presents, the serotonin, the smiles. Throw away the stale cookies, and by all means, drink up the last of the gifted […]


2011-01-08 E-Edition

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