BLASST needs your help!

BUCKEYE LAKE – Please don’t wait for a BLASST donor letter this year! BLASST is rebuilding its donor mailing list this year after a three year fundraising hiatus due to the dam replacement project and the untimely death of its long-time volunteer mailing list coordinator Terry Dupler. Please help restart Buckeye Lake’s traditional fireworks show by mailing a check payable […]

Columbus housing market still hot

COLUMBUS – Columbus, Ohio, has remained in the list of top ten hottest real estate markets in America since March 2018, based on rising demand and how long it takes to sell a home. In ten of those 15 months, Columbus ranked in the top five, rising to #1 in March of this year. “We’re not surprised by the avid […]

Area college students honored

BUCKEYE LAKE – Lake area college students honored. Ashland University: The following lake area students completed their Ashland University degree requirements following the spring 2019 semester: Madison Overman of Hebron, received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration during Ashland University’s spring 2019 commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 4, 2019. Overman majored in Business Management. Overman is a 2015 graduate […]

New Lakewood bond request limited to new school

By Charles Prince HEBRON – Lakewood School Board members unanimously agreed Wednesday night to ask voters in November for just a new Pre K-5 school to replace the 105-year old Hebron Elementary School. Voters have twice rejected a $39.8 million bond levy that included funds for major repairs at the middle school in addition to a new Pre K – […]

Heavy rainstorm closes Deeds Road for 12 weeks

HEBRON – A very heavy rainstorm that stalled over central Union Township Tuesday night exposed a 15-foot wide metal culvert under Deeds Road. The raging Ramp Creek tore out a nearly 25-foot wide section of the township roadway. Licking County Engineer Jared Knerr told Union Township Trustee Charles Prince Wednesday morning that the culvert’s size makes it the county’s responsibility […]