CDAT Teen Group Gathering

“We C DAT” -Christian Teen Group will be Gathering Together at Lakewood High School from 7-9pm on the 1st & 3rd Thursdays. Free Snacks & Pizza. All teens are welcome from any school. For more information email

Buckeye Lake Winterfest

BUCKEYE LAKE, Ohio- Buckeye Lake has a newly renovated dam to help celebrate the fifth annual Buckeye Lake Winterfest that will kick off Saturday, January 26 at 7:00 a.m. Benny the Bass will give his prognostication of spring to start off the festivities and the annual Polar Plunge will take place on Sunday. “The whole Buckeye Lake community is thrilled […]

Community Dinner @ Thornville UMC

“New Years” Community Dinner on Saturday, January 19, 2019 from 4:30-6:30pm at Thornville UMC, 30 E Columbus Rd, Thornville, OH. Menu: Pork chops, red potatoes, cole slaw, desserts, drinks. Cost is a donation.

Fairfield Co Genealogical Society Mtg

The Fairfield County Genealogical Society monthly chapter meeting will be held on Thursday, February 21, 2019, at the Genealogical Research Library, 503 Lenwood Drive in Lancaster.  Refreshments at 6:30, meeting at 7:00 p.m., followed by a presentation by Mark Howe on The Spirit of 1799 at Alley Park.  All are welcome.

Area college students honored

BUCKEYE LAKE – Lake area college students are honored: Ashland University: Patricia Alley of Millersport is now a member of the American Medical Student Association. She is majoring in biochemistry is a 2017 graduate of Fairfield Christian Academy. Bob Jones University: Chandler Scalf, a Junior Nursing major from Baltimore, was named to the Dean’s List for high academic achievement during […]

Lakewood to try again to build new school

By Charles Prince HEBRON – It’s now official! Lakewood School District voters will have a second opportunity on May 7 to approve a $39.8 million bond issue to replace the now 104-year old Hebron Elementary School and complete some critical repairs at the middle and high schools. School board members unanimously approved the final resolution Wednesday evening to put it […]

Maslowskis honored as ‘Champions of Fire Safety’

HEBRON – Jim and Cheryl Maslowski were honored Wednesday night at the Hebron Village Council meeting as “Champions of Fire Safety.” Mayor Mike McFarland presented a resolution to the Maslowskis for their “commitment to safety and genuine concern for others.” The longtime Hebron residents recently renovated a rental home in Hebron. That renovation included installing smoke detectors. Recently a furnace […]

Mary M. Tussing Boso

Mary M. Tussing Boso, 89, of Millersport, passed away on Saturday, January 5th, 2019, at the Pickering House. Mary was born July 30, 1929, to the late Wilson and Mabel Tussing. She was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church in Buckeye Lake. Mary is survived by her daughters, Deborah (Mike) Stoneburner and Christine Jones; sons, Brad […]

Richard E. Dornbirer

A funeral service celebrating the life of Richard E. Dornbirer, 63, of Glenford, will be held on Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at the Thornville chapel of Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation Service, with Pastor Neal Skiles officiating.  Burial will follow at Highland Cemetery. Richard was born in Newark, on August 19, 1955, to the late Robert James Sr. […]

Jackie E. Gaib

A funeral service celebrating the life of Jackie E. Gaib, age 91, of Newark, formerly of Thornville, will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, January 14, 2019, at the Thornville Chapel of Hoskinson Funeral & Cremation Service with Father Bill Hritsko officiating. Burial will take place in Lutheran Reformed Cemetery where military honors will be observed by the Thornport […]