Hebron adds another full-time police officer

HEBRON – The police department is getting another full-time officer. Last month, village council members approved Police Chief Larry Brooks’ proposal to trade three part-time positions for an additional full-time position. The trade is cost neutral. The department has recently been struggling to find well qualified part-time candidates. The new full-time officer, Logan Nethers, is well known to the department. […]

Lancers heading to district finals

PICKERINGTON – The defending Division II state softball champion Lakewood Lady Lancers meets Bloom-Carroll for the district championship at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 20, at Pickerington Central High School. The Lady Lancers are ranked #1 in the state in the final high school coaches association state poll. Tuesday, the 25-1 Lady Lancers mercied Bishop Hartley 11-0 in five innings […]

Millersport completes streetscape design

MILLERSPORT – Residents were invited to come to the May 10 Village Council meeting an hour early. Last year’s state capital budget included a $250,000 allocation to be split between the Villages of Buckeye Lake and Millersport for streetscape improvements The intent was to help both villages cope with the effects of the Buckeye Lake dam replacement. Millersport officials have […]

ODNR information ‘black-out’ continues

BUCKEYE LAKE – It’s now clear that at least a year will have passed between the completion of Phase I and the start of Phase II. For the past year, ODNR has bragged that the dam replacement project is a year ahead of the original schedule. If that’s the case, most of it has been lost in the last 12 […]

Everett Earl “Skeeter” Albin, III

Everett Earl “Skeeter” Albin, III, age 41 of Baltimore, passed away May 10, 2017, at his residence. He was a veteran of the US Navy as a submariner on the USS New York City serving on the decommission crew. While as a submariner, he stood as the helmsman and planesman watch (he drove the sub). Skeeter was a member of […]

Norma G. Anglin

A funeral service celebrating the life of Norma G. Anglin, age 79, of Pataskala, was held May 13, 2017, at the Hebron home of Hoskinson Funeral & Cremation Service. Burial followed in Kirkersville Cemetery. Norma was born February 17, 1938, in Columbus, to the late Lawrence F. and Lowana R. (Brosford) Rush. She passed away May 10, 2017 at Pataskala […]

Officer Steven “Eric” DiSario

Officer Steven “Eric” DiSario, was born in Salem, Ohio, on February 2, 1979. His life was tragically taken on Friday, May 12, 2017, while serving as the Chief of Police in Kirkersville. He was 38 years old. Eric was a devoted husband to his beautiful wife, Aryn (Armintrout); and a doting dad, to Olivia, Braydon, Grace, Chloe, Kameron and Lilliana […]

Lloyd “Bowge” Henry

Lloyd “Bowge” Henry, 83, passed away on May 11, 2017, at his home. Services were held at the Kirkersville home of Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation Service on May 15, 2017. Burial with full military honors by the Reynoldsburg Post of the VFW followed in the Kirkersville Cemetery. Lloyd was a Korean Conflict veteran and loved traveling, woodworking, camping and car […]

Terry Lee Jeffers

Terry Lee Jeffers, age 70, of Pleasantville, died unexpectedly May 13, 2017, at Riverside Methodist Hospital. Born November 3, 1946, in Columbus, he was loved by many. His style of humor was unique, often telling jokes that were “groaners.” He could make you laugh at even the worst of jokes. He developed his own style of word play that became […]

Cindy Jean Krantz

A memorial service celebrating the life of Cindy Jean Krantz, age 48, of Pataskala, will was held May 17, 2017, at the Vineyard Christian Church of Pataskala, with Pastor Brian Burd officiating. Cindy was born in Camden, New Jersey, on November 30, 1968, to William G. Fuse and Regina (Fair) Ford. She passed away in Kirkersville on May 12, 2017. […]