Ice cream boat delivers cool treats



BUCKEYE LAKE – A few years ago Buckeye Lake Museum Director J-me Braig was in Daytona, Florida and saw a vendor selling ice cream from a boat. “I started thinking about that,” she said. How perfect would that be for Buckeye Lake? Unfortunately, there was one problem. “We didn’t have a boat,” said Braig. Determined to bring waterborne ice cream […]

Things to do…



Events Dawes Arboretum – Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. Little Buckeye Imagination Sessions: Wednesdays, June – August, 2 p.m.. Learn with a group as the creative educators of The Dawes Arboretum bring your family closer to the wonders of the natural world. Subjects include trees, flowers, weather and many creatures great and small. Free, donations welcome, meet at […]

Suspect in Kirkersville bank heist caught



KIRKERSVILLE – Licking County Sheriff’s Office detectives believe the July 21 armed robbery of the Kirkersville branch of Park National Bank was a hometown job. Johnnie R. Slone Jr., age 35, of South Alley in Kirkersville was arrested at approximately 11 p.m. on Tuesday, July 26 by Licking County Sheriff’s Office detectives and Cambridge (Ohio) Police officers. A sheriff’s office […]

Park National Bank donates $1 million for scholarships



NEWARK – The Park National Bank and its associates have stepped forward together with a $1 million dollar commitment to support the Next Generation Challenge Scholarship Campaign. Through the generosity of Granville philanthropists J. Gilbert and Louella H. Reese, the Next Generation Challenge will match dollar-for-dollar all gifts and multi-year pledges up to $10 million made before June 30, 2012, […]

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