Margaret L. Schulze



Margaret L. Schulze, 90, of Buckeye Lake, died February 21, 2017, at her home with loved one by her side. She was born June 26, 1926, in Columbus, the daughter of the late William and Grace (Weethee) Schulze. Marge was a graduate of Columbus Central High School, Class of 1944, and had worked at her family’s store, prior to working […]

Narcan training, distribution offered



NEWARK – The Licking County Health Department is offering an opioid overdose prevention training session and naloxone (narcan) kit distribution event on Wednesday, March 8, at The Look Up Center, 50 O’Bannon Ave., in Newark, from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. The event is free and open to all community members. The purpose is first to educate opioid users, their family […]

Things to do…



Events Dawes Arboretum – Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. Pruning in the Landscapes: The Basics – 9 a.m. – noon on Saturday, Feb. 25. Cost: Nonmembers $25; Members $20 Proper pruning enhances the beauty and value of almost any landscape tree and shrub so they live longer and healthier lives. The basics of pruning are covered along with […]

Nellie Statute Committee needs $14,000 more for project



SOMERSET – Since October 2014, the Nellie Sheridan Wilson Heritage Committee, formerly known as the Statue Committee, has raised $26,000 toward placing a Nellie statue on Somerset Square. Our generous community has raised this amount through local support, local donations, and local events. An additional $14,000 is still needed to complete the project. Zanesville sculptor Alan Cottrill has started the […]

Police activity reports



Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Feb. 3: Police checked out a report of a suspicious person looking into vehicles with a flashlight in the Anchors Way area. Police checked the area with no contact. • Feb. 4: Police checked out a report of a suspicious female near the Lake Breeze town homes at 1:17 a.m. She […]

Lions Club hosting breakfast fundraiser



MILLERSPORT – The Millersport Lions Club is hosting a community fundraising breakfast from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, March 11, in the Lions Clubhouse, 2900 Chautauqua Blvd., Millersport, to raise funds to install a wheelchair accessible swing in Millersport’s Veterans Park as a Lions Centennial Legacy Project. The swing will be able to be enjoyed by adults and children […]

School lunches



School lunch menus for the week of February 27. Hebron Elem/Jackson Intermediate Monday: #1 Popcorn chicken #2 PBJ pocket, mashed potatoes, and fruit. Tuesday: #1 Eggo mini pancakes or waffles #2 Egg and cheese omelet w/toast, sausage link, tri taters, and fruit juice. Wednesday: #1 Pizza #2 PBJ pocket, tossed romaine sald, and fruit. Thursday: #1 Chicken strips #2 PBJ […]

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