Clifford Mason appointed Interim Fire Chief in Buckeye Lake

BUCKEYE LAKE – Three new officials were administered the oath of office at Monday night’s village council meeting. Former Hebron Mayor and current Council Member Clifford L. Mason was appointed by Mayor Peggy A. Wells as interim fire chief. Mason has a long career in the fire service. He is currently retired after serving as the fulltime fire chief at […]

Full Pool Breakfast set for Friday, April 27

BUCKEYE LAKE – The Buckeye Lake Region Chamber of Commerce’s annual Full Pool Breakfast begins at 7 a.m. on Friday, April 27, at the Buckeye Lake Yacht Club. Well technically, at least for one more year, it should be the Interim Summer Full Pool Breakfast. The breakfast buffet begins at 7 a.m. Speaker presentations will begin around 7:30 a.m. Joining […]

Lakewood readies random drug testing policy

HEBRON – Lakewood School District will have a Random Urine Drug Testing program in place when students return in August for the 2018/19 school year. Board members unanimously approved the first reading Wednesday night. They also devoted more than two hours at an April 5 workshop meeting to review the policy line by line. The process started last fall, prompted […]

James Thomas Collins, Jr.

A funeral service celebrating the life of James Thomas Collins, Jr., age 61, of Millersport, was held April 11, 2018, at the Hebron home of Hoskinson Funeral & Cremation Service with Pastor Jim Daugherty officiating. Burial followed in Hebron Cemetery. Jim was born August 1, 1956, in Columbus, to the late James T. Collins, Sr. and JoAnne (Meiers) Collins. He […]

Mary Kay Conkle

Mary Kay Conkle, 70, of Lancaster, passed away on April 10, 2018, at her residence. She was born in Columbus, to the late Dennis and Goldie Lee on June 21, 1947. Mary was a 1966 graduate of Liberty Union Schools. Over her lifetime, she worked at many different jobs including Grant Medical Center, JC Penny, Memorial Hospital, Scroggins NSG and […]

Beth O. Furbee

Beth O. Furbee, 61, of Hebron, passed away at her home, December 25, 2017. She was born April 15, 1956, in Columbus, to Don and Claribel (Kimball) Oman. Beth worked as a nurse for Mt. Carmel Hospital for 40 years and will be deeply missed by her friends and family. She is survived by her two loving children, Daniel and […]

Robert M. Hupp, Sr.

Robert M. Hupp, Sr., 77, of Lancaster passed April 6, 2018, at his residence. He was born on May 3, 1940, in Baltimore to the late Jesse and Margery (Roley) Hupp. Robert worked in restaurant management for more than 35 years. Robert is survived by his loving wife of 39 years. Linda D. (Heston) Hupp; daughter, Angela (Tom) Sollie; grandchildren, […]

Barbara Jean Lewis

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Barbara Jean Lewis, 80, of Thornville, will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in the chapel of the Thornville home of Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation Service, with her sister, Earline May as celebrant. Barbara died unexpectedly April 11, 2018, in Columbus. She was born November 12, 1937, the daughter […]

Creta Morehead

Creta Morehead passed away at Fairfield Medical Center on April 9, 2018. Creta was born in Roseville, OH, to the late Blair and Kathleen Hockingberry. She was a graduate of Glenford High School and the 3-B School of Cosmetology in Newark. A member of the First United Methodist Church, she lived and worked in the Lancaster area for 60 years […]

Allen “Scott” Roberts

A funeral service celebrating the life of Allen “Scott” Roberts, 54, of Thornville, was held April 9, 2018, at the Thornville home of Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation Service, with Pastor Keith Sjostrand officiating. Burial followed at Lutheran Reformed Cemetery. Scott was a life-long resident of Thornville. He died unexpectedly at his home on April 5, 2018. He was born in […]