Classifieds 11-10-18

Services Handyman service: Residential home repair and maintenance. Honest, reliable, and insured. Find me at or call Shawn at 740-409-8049. HOME IMPROVEMENTS & REPAIRS • Painting • Roofing • Siding • Gutters • Windows • Bathroom & Kitchen Remodeling. Insured 740-974-3613. Tim’s Total Tree Service – Trimming, Removal, Shaping, Lot Clearing, Stump Grinding. Fully Insured * Free Estimates, 740-644-2926. […]

School Lunch Menus – Week of November 12th

Hebron Elementary/Jackson Intermediate School Monday: #1 Chicken strips w/dinner roll #2 PBJ pocket, baked beans, and fruit. Tuesday: #1 Shredded chicken sandwich #2 PBJ pocket, celery w/ranch, and fruit. Wednesday: #1 Pizza #2 PBJ pocket, steamed corn, and fruit. Thursday: #1 Turkey dinner, mashed potatoes, dinner roll, green beans, fruit, and gingerbread cake. Friday: #1 Grilled cheese sandwich #2 PBJ […]

New statewide Holiday Lights trail launched

COLUMBUS – This week TourismOhio  launched the 2018 Holidays In Ohio web page featuring a new, statewide Holiday Lights Trail. The Holiday Lights Trail showcases 30 distinctive light displays across the state. From Lights Before Christmas at the Toledo Zoo to Kings Island’s Winterfest in Mason, this trail brings the joy, happiness and excitement of millions of twinkling lights and […]

Tips for purchasing firewood

REYNOLDSBURG – As winter quickly approaches and more people look to firewood to help heat their homes, the Ohio Department of Agriculture is offering some basic tips to help when purchasing wood. The following firewood rules and regulations are helpful to review: • Non-packaged firewood must be sold by the cord or by fractions of a cord. One cord, when […]

Six die in Licking County traffic accidents in the third quarter

NEWARK – The Licking County Health Department’s (LCHD) Safe Communities Coalition reports six traffic fatalities during the third quarter of 2018, July 1 through September 30, in Licking County. Of the six fatalities, two involved speeding and one involved a motorist not wearing a seatbelt. During this same time frame last year, there were nine reported fatal crashes. This a […]

The Dam is done!!!

By Charles Prince BUCKEYE LAKE – ODNR Director James Zehringer spoke for thousands of Buckeye Lake residents and visitors Thursday morning when he said, “Been waiting for this day for a long time.” Nearly two hundred state and local officials, ODNR employees, area residents and contractors turned out on a bright morning for the announcement that the new dam is […]

BUCKEYE LAKE – A new plaque just west of the boat ramps is now part of the new Buckeye Lake Dam. Fairfield County Commissioner Dave Levacy read the inscription on the new plaque at Thursday’s dedication ceremony. It reads: “The historic improvements to Buckeye Lake Dam were made possible by decisive leadership from Governor John R. Kasich and ODNR Director […]

Lakewood voters reject levy for new elementary school

By Charles Prince NEWARK – Relief for Lakewood’s youngest students will be delayed at least six months after voters overwhelmingly defeated a bond issue levy to replace the 104-year old Hebron Elementary School by a 3,422 to 2,378 unofficial vote on Tuesday. The $39.8 million bond levy would have been collected at an estimated 5.10 mills over the next 28 […]

Kelly Denise Barber

A memorial service celebrating the life of Kelly Denise Barber, age 57, of Buckeye Lake, will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 10, 2018, at Criss Wagner Hoskinson Funeral Home. Private inurnment will take place in Hebron Cemetery. Friends may call from 2-5 p.m. prior to the service on Saturday at the funeral home, 179 Granville Street in […]

Michael D. Bush

Michael D. Bush, age 47, of Glenford died unexpectedly in an automobile accident on Monday, November 5, 2018, in Licking County. He was born on June 1, 1971, in Westerville, the son of George D. and Jeanette Bush. Mike was currently working at DHL. He enjoyed car shows, electronics, and was the world’s greatest Michigan fan. Mike was preceded in […]