Myrtle Brison



Myrtle Brison, age 84, of Thornville, passed away on Wednesday, March 23, 2011, at Heartland Fairfield, Pleasantville.. Myrtle was born in Crum, West Virginia, on August 26, 1926, to Jesse and Bethane (Woodrow) Prince. She is survived by children, Kay (Jack) Schmidt of Little Rock, AK, Harold (Betty) Brison, Daniel (Patty) Brison both of Thornville, Jerry (Debbie) Brison and Ed […]

Charles Robert Gordon



Charles Robert Gordon, 91, of Glenford, passed away on Monday, March 28, 2011, at Emeritus at North Hill in Zanesville. Robert was born June 16, 1919, in Glenford, the son of the late Charles and Nellie (Cooperrider) Gordon. He was a lifetime resident of Glenford, and was a WWII Army Air Force veteran where he served as Airplane Mechanic Gunner. […]

Paul Herman Lindig



Paul Herman Lindig, 93, of Baltimore passed away Tuesday, March 22, 2011. Paul was a 1935 graduate of Grove City High School and a member of St. John Lutheran Church, Grove City, where he was baptized, confirmed and married. He was a life-time member of the Motts Military Museum and served his country proudly in the US Army Company A […]

Auda James “Jim” McDonald



A funeral service for Auda James “Jim” McDonald, age 52, of Hebron, will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 31, at the Newark Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service with Rev. Harry Miller officiating. Burial will follow in Hanover Cemetery. Jim passed away on Sunday, March 27, 2011, at Genesis- Good Samaritan Hospital in Zanesville. He […]

Bobby Joe Pope



A graveside service for Bob- by Joe Pope, age 66, of Hebron, will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 31, at the Vinton Memorial Cemetery, Vinton, Ohio. Mr. Pope died March 27, 2011, at Licking Memorial Hospital. He was born June 11,1944, in Esco, Kentucky to the late John Pope and Geneva (Bartley) Pope-Wells. Mr. Pope retired from […]

Donald Eugene Shook



Donald Eugene Shook, age 71, of Baltimore, passed away on Tuesday, March 22, 2001, at Fairfield Medical Center. Donald was born in Lancaster on March 9, 1940, to Harold and Jean (Miller) Shook. He was a member of the New Beginning Apostolic Church, Baltimore, Ohio. He is survived by his wife, Suszanne (Bolen) Shook; mother, Jean; children, David Brian (Vonda) […]

Nonda Lou (nee Ruckman) Surratt



A reception to celebrate the life of Nonda Lou (nee Ruckman) Surratt will be held from 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. on Friday April 1, 2011, in The Dawes Arboretum’s Firelight Room with a Service of Remembrance at 2:30 p.m., Pastor Tom Myers presiding. Nonda, age 56, of Hebron, passed away Friday, March 25, 2011, at Licking Memorial Hospital. She was […]

Last call for Thornville Memorial Wall names



THORNVILLE – It’s the last call for names of Thorn Township Veterans to be included on the 20th Century Memorial Wall in time for Memorial Day 2011. Any deceased veteran who served in the 20th Century who was either born in, resided in, went to school in, worked in, or is buried in Thorn Township, Ohio is eligible. Names and […]

Police activity reports



Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • March 17: A Newark man was arrested in Buckeye Lake Village on a Licking County warrant. • March 19: A Union Avenue man was cited for burning trash within the village limits. • March 19: A driver was cited for traveling 51 in a 35 miles per hour zone on Walnut […]

School lunches



School lunch menus for the week of April 4. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday- Friday: No School – Spring Break Hebron Elementary/ Jackson Intermediate Monday: Chicken nuggets, whipped potatoes, seasoned green beans, and pineapple tidbits. Tuesday: Hot dog, vegetable baked beans, mixed fruit cup, and fun-sized chips. Wednesday: Pizza, choice of vegetable, chilled fruit, and pudding cup. Thursday: Walking taco with […]


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