Lois J. (Hillman) McGlone

Lois J. (Hillman) McGlone, age 79, of Thornville, passed away December 6, 2013, at The Inn at Fairfield Village in Lancaster. She was born on August 15, 1934, in Webbville, KY, daughter of the late Robert and Dosha (Hammond) Hillman. Lois retired from Nationwide Insurance in 1994 after 37 years of service. She attended Franklin University and enjoyed reading, camping, […]

Carl E. Miner

A funeral service for Carl E. Miner, age 90 of Newark, was held December 10, 2013, at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, with Rev. Thomas Olson officiating. Burial followed in Jacksontown Cemetery, with military honors conducted by the Licking County Veterans Alliance. Mr. Miner retired after 30 years as a gage inspector from Rockwell International. He passed away December 5, […]

Surplus vehicles to be auctioned

COLUMBUS – Approximately 173 vehicles will be up for bid at the State of Ohio surplus auction Saturday, Dec. 14. The auction will be held at the Ohio Department of Administrative Services, General Services Division headquarters, 4200 Surface Road, Columbus. Gates open at 8 a.m.; the auction begins at 10 a.m. The auction features 16 motorcycles and 33 trucks as […]

Lawrence gives up whistle after 50 years

HEBRON- Bob Lawrence loves a good adrenaline rush. The Hebron resident found it as an Ohio State Highway Patrol trooper and a Hebron volunteer firefighter, but he experienced his greatest sense of excitement as a football and basketball official, which he did locally for 50 years until he retired Nov. 1 after a Granville and Licking Valley game. “I’ve always […]



Baltimore Food Pantry moves

BALTIMORE – The Baltimore/ Thurston Area Food Pantry Moved to a new location last Saturday. The pantry will now be at 508 N. Oak Street, in one of the Landmark buildings at the east end of Railroad Street. All operations will remain the same as before. Special thanks to all who have helped with the move, including the renovation workers […]

Things to do…

Events Dawes Arboretum – Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. The Visitors Center is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and from 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays and holidays. For more information visit www.dawes arb.org Granville Farmers Market – Granville. The indoor market runs Saturdays from 9:30 to noon at the Granville Elementary School. Wildlights – […]

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Nov. 13: A Walnut Road woman said someone entered her unlocked home and removed jewelry and a laptop computer. • Nov. 14: A Highland Avenue man said someone stole his Xbox and more than 50 games. • Nov. 16: A Hilton Road man said a vehicle almost struck him while he […]

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of December 16. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: All beef hot dog/ WG bun, seasoned fries, carrots w/dip, and choice of fruit. Tuesday: French toast sticks w/syrup, cheese omelet or sausage, hash browns, oranges slices or fruit juice. Wednesday: Potato bowl: Popcorn chicken, whipped potatoes, corn & gravy, and fruit. Thursday: Super Nachos: Taco meat, […]

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