Ruth Gordon



Ruth Gordon, age 80, of Baltimore, died October 5, 2014, at the Pickering House. She was born to Henry and Lula Pugh Good, in Lancaster, on April 24, 1934. She was a homemaker who prided herself in raising her family and was an amazing cook. She was always the one making everyone laugh. She will be greatly missed. She is […]

Gloria Jean Hall



Gloria Jean Hall, 84, of Thornville, passed away October 5, 2014, at her home. She was born on February 14, 1930, in Newark, daughter of the late Earl and Mary (Blake) Loughman. Gloria was a homemaker and loved cooking, gardening (both flower and vegetable) sewing, and crocheting. Most of all, she loved spending time with her husband, children, grandchildren, and […]

Helen D. Nauer



A funeral service to celebrate the life of Helen D. Nauer, age 84, of Hebron, was held October 8, 2014, at the Kirkersville Chapel of Hoskinson Funeral Home with Pastor Tom Myers officiating. Burial followed at Kirkersville Cemetery. Helen was born in Gratiot, on July 14, 1930, to the late Ernest Franklin and Marie Anna (Snider) Bowers. She passed away […]

June E. Powell



A private family memorial service for June Powell of Hebron will be held at Brucker Kishler Funeral Home at a future date. Mrs. Powell, age 86, passed away October 2, 2014, at Autumn at the Lake, Thornville. She was born June 2, 1928, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the daughter of the late Irvin and Frances (Haynes) Whitehead and stepfather, Henry Arensburg. […]

Billy Ray Sims



Billy Ray Sims, 80, went to be with the Lord on October 2, 2014, at his home following a brief illness. He was born on July 29, 1934, in Big Bend, West Virginia, son of the late Walker P. and Zona (Richards) Sims. He worked at Roper Corporation for 23 years and Premier Glass. He attended Thornville United Methodist Church. […]

Things to do…



Events Dawes Arboretum – Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. Julie Zickefoose: Situational Awareness and the Art of Disappearing – Saturday, Oct. 11, 2-3 p.m. Cost: $5; Members Free. Nature has the power to heal us and bring us closer to the creative power that resides inside us, waiting to be released. Julie Zickefoose offers simple tools to help […]

School lunches



School lunch menus for the week of October 13. Hebron Elementary/Jackson Intermediate Monday: Chicken rings, golden corn, chilled peaches, and Scooby snacks. Tuesday: Ravioli w/savory meat sauce, romaine & tomato salad, warmed spiced apples, and garlic toast. Wednesday: Multi cheese pizza, mixed vegetable medley, chilled pears, and cranberry bar. Thursday: Turkey & gravy, whipped potatoes, seasoned green beans, WG dinner […]

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