Coleman supported for trustee



Editor: Bob Coleman, as our THORN TOWNSHIP TRUSTEE, will be an asset to all of us. He has already proven his hard work and dedication to improving our township. We have known Bob for many years and he won’t stop digging until he finds the correct answers. Voting for Bob is definitely a step in the right direction. Tom and […]

It’s the last chance to keep our historical parks



Editor: On November 8, Fairfield County voaters will choose to have the Fairfield County Historical Parks District become a part of our continuing history or make them history as in, “You’re history!” Thorough investigation of the economics behind the parks’ survival makes good dollar sense. For a taxpayer outlay of less than $1.50 per month ($100,000 property valuation) the return […]

Leith supported for Walnut Township Trustee



Editor, A couple of weeks ago a friend I like and respect asked me to do him a favor. I was surprised when he asked me to endorse a particular candidate for Walnut Township trustee. I am a Florida resident and as much as I would love to have the PRIVILEGE to vote here I can’t. He told me I […]

Parents thank community for support



Editor: We would like to thank all of Millersport Community for their sincere concern and encouragement while our daughter was missing. We honestly believe because of everyone’s actions and prayers, we were able to get through this difficult time and bring her home. The love a parent has for a child is deep and heartfelt. It cannot be matched. Our […]

Baltimore voters have a choice



Editor: I stated earlier that I was done, but then we have had two rebuttal letters. I’m responding since both writers are either police officers, or a family member. Baltimore Police “do their own investigations”…well so does the Sheriff’s Office and we pay for that also. If the police chief wants to see a large budget and lots of officers, […]

Robert Dwight Ballinger



Robert Dwight Ballinger, age 84, of Thornville, passed away October 8, 2011, at Fairfield Medical Center in Lancaster. Robert was born February 28, 1927, in Fairfield County, to Albert Alvin and Blanche A. Ballinger. He was a US Navy veteran; and retired after 30 years from Mat-Lack in Pataskala. Surviving are son, Robert (Karen) Ballinger II of Pataskala; daughters, Patricia […]

Wava M. Buchanan Kuhn



A funeral service, celebrating the life of Wava M. Buchanan Kuhn, 90, of Hebron, will be held Friday, October 21, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. in the First Presbyterian Church, Pataskala, with Pastor Dennis Witt as celebrant. Burial will follow at Duncan Falls Cemetery. Wava died peacefully, Saturday, October 15,2011, at her home. She was born December 6, 1920, in Muskingum […]

Thurman Allen “Buzz” Love



A funeral service for Thurman Allen “Buzz” Love, age 84, of Heath, was held at October 17, 2011, at the Heath Chapel of Henderson Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service, with Pastor Eric Miller officiating. Burial took place in Cedar Hill Cemetery with military honors observed by the Licking County Veterans Alliance. Buzz passed away on Wednesday, October 12, 2011, […]

Robert Joseph “Joe” Miller



Graveside service for Joe Miller, 59, of Orlando, Fla., formerly of Kirkersville, will be at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, October 22, 2011, in the Kirkersville Cemetery. Mr. Miller, who attended Columbia Center Community Church, died Oct. 16, 2011, in Orlando, FL after a short battle with Adenocarcinoma cancer. He was born Aug. 7, 1952, in Ravenswood, WV, to the late […]

Tina Morczek



A funeral service for Tina Morczek of Buckeye Lake will be held Friday, October 21, 2011 at 5:00 p.m. with Pastor Tom Myers officiating. Tina was born in Columbus, on November 27, 1968, to Joseph and Theresa (Boothe) Gochenouer. She passed peacefully at her home in Buckeye Lake on Monday, October 17, 2011, surrounded by her family. She was 42. […]