Willard (Bill) Edgar Drake

Willard (Bill) Edgar Drake, 89, of Baltimore, entered into Heaven March 9, 2013, in Salt Springs, FL. He was born April 6, 1923, to Ezra and Gaye (Carrier) Drake in Cheshire, OH. Bill graduated from Monroe High School, Monroe, MI and entered the Navy during WWII. He retired from Buckeye Stamping as a tool and die maker. He was a […]

Jessie Hanover

Jessie Hanover, age 72, of Hebron passed away at OSU Medical Center on March 13, 2013. She was born in Wheeling, WV, to her parents Josephine and Jesse Gee on November 13, 1940. She was retired after 24 years from DFAS in Columbus. She was a member of the American Business Women’s Association and the DSAC Lunch Bunch. She was […]

Dr. Jack E. Prince

Dr. Jack E. Prince, 92 of Williamstown, WV, passed away March 14, 2013, at Heartland of Marietta, following a nearly three-month illness. He was born June 15, 1920, to Erman and Ilo (Zirkle) Prince of Columbus, OH. Dr. Prince was a graduate of North High School in Columbus and received BA, MA and PhD degrees from The Ohio State University. […]

Joyce Singleton Rogers

Joyce Singleton Rogers, age 75, of Hebron, went home to be with the Lord on March 12, 2013, after a lengthy illness. She was born in Talking Rock, GA, and was a graduate of Friendsville High School. Joyce was a loving wife and mother. She enjoyed taking care of her family and home. Joyce married William Harold Rogers, who was […]

Lillian Oakel Sites

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Lillian Oakel Sites, 81, of Baltimore, was held March 18, 2013, at Mt. Zion Church, Baltimore, with Reverend Mike Doak officiating. Burial followed at Floral Hills Memory Gardens, Lancaster. Lillian passed away peacefully March 15, 2013, at the Pickering House with family by her side. She was born August 12, 1931, in Baltimore, […]


Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • March 13: A Duke service station employee reported a customer left without paying for $34.91 of gasoline. • March 14: A woman provided the Buckeye Lake Police Department with information about the location of stolen stereo and radio control equipment. When the officers visited suspects’ homes, they found evidence of the […]

Things to do…

Events Dawes Arboretum – Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. Principles of Pruning- Saturday, March 30, 9 a.m. – noon. Proper pruning enhances the beauty and value of almost any landscape tree and shrub so they live longer and healthier lives. The basics of pruning are covered along with how to “unshear” a plant, rejuvenation, correcting deer damage and […]

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of March 25. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Chicken nuggets, sweet whipped potatoes, and choice of fruit. Tuesday: Tostados w/beef, cheese, refried beans, Spanish rice, and choice of fruit. Wednesday: Spaghetti w/ meat sauce, seasoned green beans, choice of fruit, and bread stick. Thursday: Funable lunch: turkey & cheese sandwich on WG goldfish bread, carrot […]

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