Archive for: Freeport

Conn memorial dedicated in Freeport

  By AMY GAREIS    News-Herald Staff Writer FREEPORT – It took 75 years but the life of an Ohio State Highway Patrol trooper murdered in the line...

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Lakeland Academy previewed

FREEPORT – Freeport area residents and prospective students got a preview of Lakeland Academy Community School, which is undergoing construction at the former...

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Lakeland Academy set for Freeport

By AMY GAREIS     News-Herald Staff Writer FREEPORT – Longtime efforts to begin a charter school in Freeport are paying off as the Lakeland Academy Community...

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Freeport Firemen’s Fair July 27-28

  By AMY GAREIS     News-Herald Staff Writer FREEPORT – The summer of festivals and fairs continues this month as the Freeport Firemen’s Fair kicks...

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Brooks leading Clark Branch Library

FREEPORT – Elizabeth Brooks’ lifelong love of books has led to her new role as manager of Clark Branch Library in Freeport. The Freeport native and longtime...

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Quick actions save friend’s life

FREEPORT – Rich Rensi, left, is thankful after friend Melvin Allen saved his life during a serious heart attack on July 11. Allen, a 46-year member of the...

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A grand day out at Twin Hills Park

This large group of kids enjoyed a day at Twin Hills Park to participate in the 2012 Freeport Farmer Sportsman Club’s fishing derby. The May 19 event drew 180...

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Freeport stages a mock disaster

FREEPORT – Local fire and EMS departments took part in a mock disaster exercise outside the Select-O-Sep (former Harrison Lakeland Elementary School) property...

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Xerxa Murlene Fair

Xerxa Murlene Fair, age 79, of 34439 McFadden Road, Freeport died Monday, April 16, 2012 in Beacon Pointe Rehab Center, Uhrichsville. Born April 7, 1933 in Londonderry...

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A new chapter

Patricia Spain, pictured, at left, with Sandi Thompson, executive director of the Puskarich Public Library System, plans to retire after 21 years as manager of...

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