TUPPERS PLAINS — All bus routes in the Eastern Local School District will begin a little earlier this year due to school starting at 7:55 a.m.
Bus routes in the district are as follows:
Bus 15, Tammy Adams: (route has changed significantly), Adams will begin her route in Long Bottom at the intersection of Ohio 248 and Sand Hill Road at 6:35 p.m. She will drive Ohio 124, Curtis Hollow Road, Ohio 124 to Reedsville and on to Hockingport, back to Eden Ridge Road to Ohio 681 to Tuppers Plains, Kennedy Lane, and Bar 30 Road by the Water Office on Eastern Hill.
Bus 8, Theresa Marcinko: The route will begin in Bashan at 6:35 a.m. Marcinko will pickup students on Bush Road, County Road 28 to Riebel Road. She will travel Riebel Road to Oak Hill Road; from Oak Hill Road she will turn right on Ohio 248 to Taylor Road: from Taylor Road she will travel west on Ohio 248 back to Chester picking up students along the way. At Chester she will pick up students on Scout Camp Road, Allen Street, and Sumner Road to Ohio 7.
Bus 12, Shelly Caldwell: Caldwell’s route will begin on Bridle Trail Road at 6:35 a.m., proceeding to Number Nine Road, Little Forest Road, Hudson Valley Road, to Ohio 681. She will then pick up students along Ohio 681 to Tuppers Plains.
Bus 22, Ed Holter: Holter’s route will begin on Wickham Toad at 6:45 a.m. He will then pick up students on Skinner Run Road, West Shade Road, Burke Road, Flatwoods Road, Old Forest Road and Texas Road to Ohio 7.
Bus 17, Becky Maxson: Maxson’s route will begin at 6:35 a.m. on Success Road. She will then pick up students on Osborne Road, Smith Baker Road, Joppa Road, Coolville Road, Lydia Road, Rice Run Road, Headley Road, Pine Tree Drive, Limberger Ridge and Success Road to Ohio 7.
Bus 21, Connie Osborne: Osborne’s route will begin at the Lauer residence on Sumner Road at 6:40 p.m. She will then travel Sumner Road, Keebaugh-Follrod Road, Cherry Ridge Road, Miller Road, Silver Ridge, Myers Road, Christy Road, East Shade Road, Owl Hollow Road, Arbaugh Addition in Tuppers Plains, and Hickory Lake Road.
Bus 14, Tom Pullins: Pullins’ route will begin at 6:35 a.m. on Hensley Road at the Sobieski residence. He will then travel Rainbow Ridge, Holter Road, County Road 28 to Bashan, Eagle Ridge Road, Baer Road, Ohio 7 to Chester, New Hope Road, Showalter Road, and Bahr Road.
Bus 18, Carolyn Ritchie: Ritchie’s route will begin at 6:30 a.m. on Ohio 681 west of Alfred. She will then pick up students on Elk Run Road, Carr Road, Woods Road, Alfred Road, Kaylor Road, Main Street in Tuppers Plains, Ohio to Meigs County line, and Vanderholf Road.
Bus 11, Lesa Sidwell: Sidwell’s route will begin at 6:35 a.m. on Scout Camp Road. She will proceed to pick up students on Sand Ridge Road, Pine Grove Road, Vinegar Street, Pomeroy Pike, Flatwoods Road to Five Points, Township Road 1064 and 1066, Lakewood Road, Baum Addition, Sumner Road to Stethem Road.
Bus 16, Lee Swain: Swain’s route will begin at 6:35 a.m. on Bigley Ridge. He will then pick up students on Dewitts Run Road, Smith Ridge Road, Long Run Road, Mount Olive, Ohio 248 to Edwards Road, Riggs Crest Road, and Apple Tree.