Analysis: More turmoil at Lakewood

HEBRON – There were only 18 vehicles in the faculty parking lot at Lakewood High School Friday morning. About half the school’s teachers submitted last-minute leave requests Thursday evening, prompting midnight recorded calls seeking substitutes. Many students left early Friday, leaving the student parking lot about half full at 11 a.m. Some students reported that classes were just study halls […]

Don’t shower or wash dishes during a thunderstorm

STATE COLLEGE, PA – AccuWeather reports it’s common advice to stay away from plumbing or metal objects during a thunderstorm, but what could happen if you don’t? Lightning can strike and electricity can travel through pipes and water, shocking you, according to John Jensenius, lightning safety specialist for the National Weather Service (NWS). During a thunderstorm, simple daily tasks such […]

Three traffic deaths in first quarter

NEWARK – The Licking County Health Department’s Safe Communities Coalition reports three traffic fatalities during the first quarter of 2018, January 1 to March 31, in Licking County. Of the three fatalities, one was a young driver and two were not wearing a seatbelt. At least one of the fatalities involved alcohol and/or drugged driving and two involved speeding. During […]

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 […]

Suzanne (Dungan) Beany Adams

A memorial service celebrating the life of Suzanne (Dungan) Beany Adams, age 80, formerly of Buckeye Lake, was held April 19, 2018, at the Kirkersville home of Hoskinson Funeral & Cremation Service with Pastor Kevin Blade officiating. Suzanne was born April 30, 1937, in Columbus, to the late Charles and Josephine (Mintzer) Dungan. She passed away April 15, 2018, at […]

Payton “PayPay” Lillian Mitchell

Payton “PayPay” Lillian Mitchell, age 5, of Thornville, went to be with the Lord, on April 13, 2018, at Children’s Hospital. She was born on July 25, 2012, in Lancaster to her loving parents, Marianne Thornton and Clarence Mitchell Jr. She attended kindergarten at Pleasantville Elementary and loved life to the fullest. Payton’s beautiful smile and amazing soul will be […]

Vicki Lynn Bader

Vicki Lynn Bader, age 42 of Baltimore, died April 16, 2018, at her residence. She was born to her mother, Patsy “Pat” Bader and late father, Richard Bader on September 24, 1975, at Fairfield Medical Center. Vicki enjoyed life to the fullest and she will be greatly missed by all who knew her. Vicki is survived by her mother, Pat […]

Marian May Stackhouse Moore

Marian May Stackhouse Moore was born on March 3, 1932, and born to her eternal life on April 12, 2018. She was the daughter of Wiley Otis and Alice Naomi Stackhouse, who preceded her in death. Four brothers, William, John, James, and Richard also preceded her in death. Marian was a 1950 graduate of Lash High School in Zanesville. She […]

George “Duke” Edward Pettet

George “ Duke” Edward Pettet, age 74 of Millersport, died April 16, 2018, at his residence. He was born to the late Lloyd and Hellen Ketchum Pettet on March 5th, 1944. He served his country in the U.S. Army during Vietnam. He retired from Baxter as a truck driver after 25 plus years. He was member of the Millersport American […]

Deborah Sue Sharrock

Deborah Sue Sharrock, 63, of Hebron, died April 13, 2018, at her home. She was born October 12, 1954, in Zanesville to Jerry Canter and Shirley (Sweet) Graham. Deb retired from Kroger as a customer service coordinator after 30 years of service. She also worked for Granville Schools as a cook and as a home health aide for Prohealth Care […]