National Safe Boating Week is May 20 – 26



“COLUMBUS – As the boating season begins, wearing a life jacket is key to boating safely in the Buckeye State. Ohio will kick off National Safe Boating Week, May 20-26, by holding nine “Ready, Set, Wear It!” life jacket safety awareness events across the state, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). “Don’t just have your life jacket […]

Police activity reports



Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Apr. 4: Police were dispatched to a W. Third Street residence to check on a 911 hang-up call. The residents said that the children were playing on the phone. • Apr. 4: Police cited a driver for traveling 64 mph in a 35 mph zone on Walnut Road. The Thurston driver […]

School lunches



School lunch menus for the week of May 22. Lakewood Schools Monday- Friday: Cook’s choice. Liberty Union Elementary Monday: Bosco sticks/ sauce or PBJ, steamed peas, baby carrots/dip, and fresh fruit. Tuesday: Chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes/gravy, corn, roll/butter, and diced peaches. Wednesday; Hot dog/WG bun or PBJ, baked beans, baby carrots/dip, and applesauce. Thursday: Pepperoni pizza or PBJ, steamed carrots, […]

Changes made to county weather sirens



NEWARK – Licking County EMA Director Sean Grady has announced some changes in tornado sirens. Effective March 1, tornado siren activation is now tied to the National Weather Service (NWS) “warning box”. This means that the sirens will no longer go off county wide and will only be active if a siren falls within a warning area issued by NWS. This […]

2017-05-20 E-Edition


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