Verlee H. Davis

Verlee H. Davis, 61, of Heath, passed away October 11, 2014, at his residence. He was born on March 16, 1953, in Grenda, Virginia, son of the late Hayes and Inez (Davis) Davis. Verlee was a “handyman” who could fix just about anything. He enjoyed rabbit hunting and fishing. He attempted to be a deer hunter, but didn’t find much […]

Debra Ann Ferbrache

Debra Ann Ferbrache, age 65 of Pleasantville, a loving Christian wife and mother, went to be with her Lord on October 11, 2014, after a courageous battle with cancer. Debbie had been a substitute teacher, product demonstrator, theorem painter, and seamstress for hundreds of young ladies, outfitting their American Girl dolls. Debbie leaves behind her husband of 45 years, Doug; […]

Betty Lucille Green

A celebration of life memorial service for Betty Lucille Green, age 78, of Hebron, will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, October 26, 2014, at Hebron New Life United Methodist Church, 925 West Main Street, Hebron, with Pastor Brian Harkness officiating. Friends may call at the church one hour prior to the memorial service from 2:00 to 3:00 pm. […]

Patricia Mitton

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Patricia Mitton, 74, of Thornville, will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday October 16, 2014, in the Thornville home of Hoskinson Funeral & Cremation Service, with burial to follow in Lutheran Reformed Cemetery. Patricia died October 12, 2014, following an extended illness. She was born October 30, 1939, in Junction City, the […]

Karol Wyatt Pierce

Karol Wyatt Pierce, age 84, of Baltimore, departed peacefully from family and friends October 7,2014, at Mt. Carmel East Hospital, following a brief battle with leukemia. Karol was born September 6, 1930, in Cleo Springs, Oklahoma, to parents Eula and Eldred Pierce; he was the second of eleven brothers and sisters. Karol shared fond memories of carefree childhood adventures in […]

Black for commissioner

Editor: My name is Forrest Cooperrider and I have known Rick Black for many years. I have had the privilege of serving on the Lakewood School Board with him. I feel he will do an excellent job as County Commissioner. Thank you for your consideration. Forrest O. CooperriderLicking Township


Things to do…

Events Dawes Arboretum – Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. Home School Investigations: A Closer Look at Leaves- Tuesday, Oct. 21, 10 – 11:30 a.m., Visitors Center, $5 per student. How many leaves are on a tree and why have they changed color? Answers to these questions and more as we look closely at leaves. Join other home school […]

Pre-K -2 basketball league forming

JACKSONTOWN – A basketball league is now forming for girls and boys grades pre K – 2. The league begins on October 20 and concludes on December 6, If you are interested or if you are a coach that has a team please call 740-973-7272. All games and practices will be at the Jacksontown United Methodist Church, 9350 Jacksontown Road. […]

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected area police activity reports. Baltimore • Sept. 15: Police took a theft report after a resident reported that a package had been taken from her front porch again. • Sept. 15: A woman reported that a person at her residence was refusing to leave. Police responded and found that the person left upon hearing that police had […]

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