Virgil A. Gutridge



A funeral service, celebrating the life of Virgil A. Gutridge, 83, of Etna, was held April 12, 2016, in the chapel of The Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation Service, Kirkersville, with burial to follow in Lutheran Reformed Cemetery, Thornville, with full military honors. Virgil died April 7, 2016, in Columbus following a extended illness. He was born in Glenford, on December […]

Committee deadlocks on tower



BUCKEYE LAKE – Council Finance Committee members agreed Monday evening that the village could use enhanced Multi- Agency Radio Communications Service, or MARCS, to improve emergency services communications via a 180 feet tall radio tower, but the debate was whether the tower should be built in Buckeye Lake or Hebron. The project includes a 10 foot by 20 foot building […]

Things to do…



Events Dawes Arboretum – Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. Spring Migratory Bird Walks – 8 – 10 a.m. on Saturdays, April 16, and 30. FREE! Whether you’re an experienced birder or new to the hobby, you’ll enjoy this opportunity to take a morning stroll in search of our feathered friends. Opportunities abound to learn from experienced volunteers and […]

Police activity reports



Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • March 20: Police were dispatched to a possible burglary in progress, but learned the people on the property in question had permission to be there. • March 20: A driver was cited for traveling 49 in a 35 miles per hour zone. • March 20: A driver was cited for traveling […]

School lunches



School lunch menus for the week of April 18. Lakewood Local Schools Monday: #1 Meatball sub; #2 Chicken patty sandwich, steamed green beans, and fruit. Tuesday: #1 Chicken and noodles w/dinner roll; #2 BBQ rib sandwich, mashed potatoes, and fruit. Wednesday: #1 Pizza; #2 Ham and cheese wrap, cucumbers and tomatoes w/ranch, and fruit. Thursday: # 1 Chicken strips; #2 […]

Sign up for emergency notices



BUCKEYE LAKE – Emergency notifications direct to your phone are now available in Fairfield and Licking counties. The Fairfield County Office of Emergency Management offers Alert-Fairfield County. Tornado warnings and other emergency notices are sent to your phone. Sign up at www.fairfieldema.com. The Licking County Emergency Management Agency is now part of the Code Red warning system for weather alerts […]

2016-04-16 E-Edition


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