Licking Township adopts model noise regulation

JACKSONTOWN – Licking Township Trustees unanimously adopted Licking County’s model noise regulation at their May 21 meeting. The trustees’ decision was prompted by a May 8, 2018, memo from Licking County Prosecutor William Hayes and county assistant prosecutor Austin Lecklider to all 25 boards of trustees in Licking County. The memo references a 2009 model noise regulation adopted by the […]

Brewery interested in village’s Ohio 79 complex

BUCKEYE LAKE – Tuesday evening’s 6 p.m. Community Development Committee meeting was more interesting than the council meeting it preceded. Chair Doug Poorman DVM said he wanted to get discussion started, mentioning Buckeye Lake Brewery owner Rich Hennosy’s recent bid to buy a strip of village property that includes the now vacant, village-owned drive-thru building. Poorman acknowledged the village’s need […]

Lakewood School Board President Steve Thorp resigns

HEBRON – In the second resignation in as many months, Lakewood School Board President Steve Thorp gave up his seat for health reasons effective May 29. Thorp was elected board president in January. His term runs through December 31, 2019. In April, board member Bill Gulick resigned after board members by a 3-2 vote rejected Superintendent Mary Kay Andrews’ recommendation […]

Mack Henry Bailey

Funeral services celebrating the life of Mack Henry Bailey, 86, of Hebron, were held May 30, 2018, in the chapel of The Kirkersville home of Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation Service, with Pastor Neil Gaiser as celebrant. Burial followed at Newark Memorial Gardens. Mack passed away peacefully on May 25, 2018, following an extended illness. He was born February 17, 1932, […]

Robert James “Bob” Brenneman

Robert James “Bob” Brenneman, 79, of Hebron, died May 24, 2018, peacefully at his home surrounded by his family. He is survived by his wife, Cora Brenneman; daughter, Sharon Stroud of Hebron; son, Devin (Jessica) Brenneman of Zanesville; seven grandchildren, Brichelle, Tawney, Devin, Kaite, Dom, Ally, and Emma; and special family, Doris and Dawn. He was preceded in death by […]

Charles “Chad” Henry Cox

Charles “Chad” Henry Cox, 91, of Kirkersville, passed away peacefully on May 26, 2018, surrounded by his family. He was born on August 17, 1926, in Nelsonville, Ohio, to the late Ralph Shelby and Edith Estella (Price) Cox. A 1944 graduate of Buchtel High School, Chad signed up to serve in World War II at the age of 17. He […]

Lambert “Sonny” Frischen

Lambert “Sonny” Frischen, 86, of Kirkersville, reached up and touched the face of Jesus on May 26, 2018. He was the son of the late Othmar and Eva (Moran) Frischen. Lambert was born January 4, 1932, in Newark, and was a 1951 graduate of Hebron High School. He served honorably in the U.S. Air Force. He retired after 27 years […]

James Donald Hughes, Jr.

Funeral services, celebrating the life of James Donald Hughes, Jr., 35, of Reynoldsburg, will be held at 10:00 a.m., on Saturday, June 2, 2018, in the chapel of The Kirkersville home of Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation Service, with Pastor Glen Gram, pastor of the Crossway Community and chaplain of the police department; with burial to follow in the Kirkersville Cemetery. […]

Elder Paul Jones

Elder Paul Jones, age 84 of Baltimore, passed away May 25, 2018, at Grant Medical Center. Paul was a Primitive Baptist Pastor for 60 years. He traveled to churches all around the United States during that time. Paul was the owner of 37 Upholstery and taught upholstery classes at Eastland-Fairfield Career Center. He loved to help deliver flowers, and plant […]

Leonard Joseph Popo

Leonard Joseph Popo, age 63 of Canton, passed away Saturday morning, May 26, 2018. Born in Canton to the late Leo and Mary (Angiulo) Popo, Len graduated from Lincoln High School in 1973. Len retired from AT&T and worked part time for Advanced Auto and Canton City Schools. He was a member of the Hall of Fame Luncheon Club, the […]