Candidates in their own words: Liberty Township Trustees



BALTIMORE – Four candidates are seeking two positions as Liberty Township Trustees. Candidates were asked to respond to two questions: 1. In 175 words or less, please explain what you believe are the two most important issues facing Liberty Township and how you would address them as a trustee? 2. In 75 words or less, please explain why you believe […]

Baltimore limits yard sales to one sign



BALTIMORE – Village council members addressed complaints about yard/garage sale signs Monday night. Council members unanimously approved a new ordinance on its third reading that sets very specific standards for garage sale signs and their removal. Just one sign may be displayed on the property where the garage sale is being conducted. Lighted signs are prohibited. No signs shall be […]

Candidates in their own words: Liberty Union – Thurston Board of Education



BALTIMORE – Four candidates are seeking three positions on the Liberty Union – Thurston Board of Education. Candidates were asked to respond to two questions: 1. In 175 words or less, please explain what you believe are the two most important issues facing Liberty Union – Thurston Schools and how you would address them as a school board member. 2. […]

Robert E. “Bob” Baird



A funeral service celebrating the life of Robert E. “Bob” Baird, age 88, of Thornville, will be held at 6 p.m. on Sunday, October 29, 2017, at the Thornville home of Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation Service. Visitation will be held on Sunday, from 4 to 6 p.m. at the funeral home, 56 S. Main St., Thornville. Bob was born in […]

Lynda S. Canavan



A celebration of life for Lynda S. Canavan, age 70, of Thornville, will be held on Friday, October 27 at 3 p.m. at The Heath Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta-Stickle Funeral and Cremation Service, with Pastor Timothy Hitchcock officiating. Lynda passed away October 23, 2017, at Mount Carmel West in Columbus. Lynda was born July 28, 1947, in Chicago, to John […]

Betty (Bennett) Crane



A funeral service, celebrating the life of Betty (Bennett) Crane, 88, of Thornville, will be held at 8 p.m. on Friday, October 27, 2017, in the chapel of the Thornville home of Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation Service, with Pastor Bryan Bushong as celebrant. Betty died October 23, 2017, at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born April […]

Constance McAllister



Constance McAllister, age 84, of Buckeye Lake, formerly of Hilliard, passed away October 17, 2017. She attended Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, Buckeye Lake. Connie was an avid reader and enjoyed all her years at Buckeye lake. Preceded in death by parents, Harry and Lucille Miller; husband, Robert “Mac” McAllister; brother, Bob Miller; sister, Jane Walker-Lee; niece, Barbara Rush; and […]

Pastor David W. Moody



A funeral service celebrating the life of Pastor David W. Moody, age 71, of Newark, was held October 23, 2017, at First Community Church, Buckeye Lake. Burial followed in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Newark. Pastor Moody passed away October 18, 2017, at his residence. He was born July 18, 1946, in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, to the late David R. and Mabel (Caldwell) […]

Mollie Ann Shaffer



A funeral service celebrating the life of Mollie Ann Shaffer, age 83, of Buckeye Lake, was held October 23, 2017, at the Hebron home of Hoskinson Funeral & Cremation Service. Burial followed in Wilson Cemetery. Mollie was born July 11, 1934 in Newark. She passed away October 19, 2017, at the Selma Markowitz Care Center (operated by Hospice of Central […]

This is it for Election Letters!



We do NOT publish election letters in the final issue before an election. Candidates or issues specifically criticized in a letter in this issue are given an opportunity to specifically respond to the criticism in the next issue. There were no specific criticisms in letters this week.


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