Ron Stiverson

Ron Stiverson, age 54 of Thornville, died August 25, 2013, at Fairfield Medical Center. He was a veteran of the US Navy serving with the Sea Bees- MCB 5th Battalion. He was a retired heavy equipment operator, had worked for Austin Trucking as an over-the-road truck driver and also had worked for Ralston Foods for eight years. Ron is survived […]

Louie Whitis

Louie Whitis, age 93, of Heath, passed away August 17, 2013, at the Selma Markowitz Care Center. He was born February 24, 1920, in Ano, KY to the late Evan and Opha (Dugger) Whitis. As a boy, he helped his father in raising mules, operating a planing mill and farming. As a young man, he graduated from Sue Bennett College […]

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Baltimore • Aug. 11: Police were called to a South Main Street address on a report of a person looking in windows. The person left the area before police arrived. • Aug. 14: Police were called to a North Main Street home on a wellbeing check and found an active domestic dispute. The male […]


We left out a decimal point in a recent report on the August 13 Millersport Council meeting. The Community Watch team worked 62.5 hours during July, not 625 hours. Police Chief Mark Consolo advised residents to call the sheriff’s office – not 9-1-1 – to report a barking dog so a Millersport officer if available can be dispatched.

Things to do…

Events Dawes Arboretum – Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. Beaded Bugs- Saturday, Sept. 7, noon – 3 p.m. Beading is extremely popular right now and you can join the fun! Create a beaded butterfly, based on the real species, at this beginner’s level class. The hands-on, step-by-step instruction class will give you one-on-one time with the teacher, provide […]

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of September 2. No school Monday – Labor Day. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Tuesday: Cheeseburger/WG bun w/pickles, tator tots, fruit & vegetable bar. Wednesday: Rice bowl, popcorn chicken, California blend vegetables, fortune cookie, and choice of fruit. Thursday: Cheesy bread sticks w/marinara sauce, buttered corn, and fruit & vegetable bar. Friday: Specialty pizza, romaine blend […]

2013-08-31 E-Edition

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