Tips for purchasing solar eclipse glasses

COLUMBUS – Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine recently offered consumer protection tips ahead of the August 21 solar eclipse. “Ohioans of all ages are intrigued by the upcoming solar eclipse, but safety needs to be a priority to avoid permanent eye damage,” said Attorney General DeWine. “We want consumers to be informed before buying solar eclipse glasses.” The American Astronomical […]


Task force facing a $47 million question

HEBRON – Lakewood Finance Task Force members started looking at specific financial strategies at their Monday night meeting. It was the group’s fifth meeting with the district’s financial consultant – David Conley of Rockmill Financial Consulting, LLC. The group’s meetings started in April and are open to the public. Conley has urged participants to come to all the meetings due […]

Ronald L. Jackson

A memorial service celebrating the life of Ronald L. Jackson, age 69, of Baltimore, will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, August 19, 2017, at Hoskinson Funeral & Cremation Service, 285 East Main Street, Kirkersville, where the family will receive friends from 11 am-1 pm prior to the service. Inurnment will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery in Baltimore where […]

Mary L. Kuster

Mary L. Kuster, age 94 of Hebron, passed away August 12, 2017, at Kindred Heath Care, Newark. She was born July 15, 1923 in St. Louisville, to her parents Leroy and Joyce Campbell. She was married to David Kuster who preceded her in death in 2015. Mary is survived by her sons, Kurt Kuster of Hebron and Jeffrey Kuster of […]

Sadie Ann Moore

Sadie Ann Moore, age 86 of Baltimore, passed away at home surrounded by her family and favorite kitties on August 14, 2017. She was born on January 28, 1931, to Otis and Sadie Holdren of Stevens Branch Road, Ratcliffburg – a suburb of Allensville in Vinton County, Ohio. Annie was a hairdresser for 60 years with most of that time […]

Mary Louise (Martin) Mowrey

Mary Louise (Martin) Mowrey passed peacefully at her home at age 92 on August 10, 2017. She was a wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-grandmother, farmer, teacher, faithful Christian and friend. Born to Harold and Elta Mae (Emswiler) Martin on July 21, 1925, Mary Louise lived in Hebron until she married that darn Dale and they resided in Etna and Granville. […]

Emma Lucille “Emma Lou” Murray

A funeral service celebrating the life of Emma Lucille “Emma Lou” Murray, age 81, of Jacksontown, was held August 15, 2016 at Jacksontown United Methodist Church, 9350 Jacksontown Road, with Pastor Bob Beyer and Pastor Carol Kirk officiating. Emma Lou passed away August 11, 2017, at Chapel Grove Inn. She was born April 5, 1936, in Cambridge, to the late […]

Roland L. Raver

Roland L. Raver, 59, of Carroll, passed away August 13, 2017, at Fairfield Medical Center. Roland was born on April 12, 1958, to the late Francis and Nola Raver in Lancaster. Roland loved his family and to garden. He was also a master technician, but above all, was an amazing dad. Roland is survived by his wife, Donna Raver; daughters, […]