Michael Call



Michael Call, age 78, of Hebron, passed away November 13, 2012, from complications of a stroke. After serving his country, Michael ran one of the most successful service departments in the nation at Krieger Ford in Columbus, for 35 years. He was a wonderful father, grandfather, and husband who spent his life serving his girls. Survived by wife, Cecelia; daughters, […]

Zoe I. Gurile



Zoe I. Gurile, 95 of Pleasantville passed away Wednesday, November 14, 2012, at the Pickering House. Zoe was a member of the Pleasantville United Methodist Church, Sociables, Friendship Class, Parthenia Chapter Order of Eastern Star, Graduate of Thurston High School Class of 1935, Pleasant Garden Club, and was a retired postal clerk and hairdresser. Zoe is survived by daughters, Dixie […]

Robert Parker



A funeral service, celebrating the life of Robert Parker, 73, of Buckeye Lake, was held November 20, 2012, at the Hebron Home of Hoskinson-Schoedinger Funeral & Cremation Service, with the Rev. Tom Myers officiating. Robert passed away on November 17, 2012, after an extended illness. He was born April 27, 1939, in Baltimore, to the late James and Clara (Reed) […]

Mary Alice Stevens



A memorial service for Mary Alice Stevens, age 84, of Heath was held November 20, 2012, at the Heath Chapel of Henderson- Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service with Pastor Tom Olson officiating. Mrs. Stevens passed away November 15, 2012, at Chapel Grove Inn. She was born September 9, 1928, to the late Coral and Vera (Mooney) Cotterman. Mrs. Stevens […]

Lions win regional, head to state tournament



NELSONVILLE – The Liberty Union-Thurston Lions are making their second trip to the state football tournament. Their first was in 2008. The Lions have defied expectations. Seeded sixth out of eight in their region, the Lions defeated No. 3 seed Wheelersburg at Wheelersburg 24-13, then No. 2 seed Oak Hill 22-21, and last Saturday, No. 1 seed and undefeated Lucasville […]

Township cuts fire contract by $230,000



UNION TOWNSHIP – Union Township Trustees unanimously approved a one-year fire service contract with the Hebron Fire Department Monday night. “I’m comfortable with it,” said Trustee Rick Black. Trustee President John Slater agreed. “As far as our end, we’re good with this,” he said. Hebron has yet to lend its approval. The township offered $420,000 for the year, although currently […]

Things to do…



Events Dawes Arboretum – Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. Holiday Greenery Workshops – Saturday, Dec. 1, (register by November 26) 9 – 11 a.m. OR Saturday, Dec. 15 (register by December 10) 2 – 4 p.m. Create a festive arrangement of greens taken from The Dawes Arboretum grounds to decorate a hearth or table. Let the sight and […]

School lunches



School lunch menus for the week of November 26. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: No School. Tuesday: Tostados w/beef, cheese, refried beans, Spanish rice, and choice of fruit. Wednesday: Spaghetti w/ meat sauce, seasoned green beans, fruit, and bread stick. Thursday: Funable lunch: turkey & cheese sandwich on WG goldfish bread, carrot sticks w/dip, and choice of fruit. Friday: Specialty pizza, […]

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