January 20, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Board rehears McCance request for lot split

THORNVILLE- The Thorn Township Zoning Appeals Board listened one more time to a case that nearly led to the repeal of all zoning in the township last November. The appeals board has 30 days from Jan. More...

Budget issue threatens 24/7 on-duty coverage

MILLERSPORT - On-duty 24/7 fireand EMS coverage could end after one month on January 31. Walnut Township voters approved an additional 3 mill firelevy Nov. 7 to provide funds to have a minimum two-person paramedic crew on duty around the clock. More...

Trustees subpoenaed to annexation hearing

HEBRON - All three Union Township trustees and Union Township Police Chief Paula Green were subpoenaed to be available for questions during a Jan. 18 annexation meeting 5:30 p.m. at Granville High School called by the Licking County Commissioners. More...

Obituaries

Donald R. Roberts

A funeral service for Donald R. Roberts, age 69, of Thornville, was held January 13, 2007, at the Heath Chapel of Henderson- Van Atta Funeral & Cremation Service with Rev. Timothy Teague officiating. More...

Lora Jeannette McQuillen

A private family service will be held for Lora Jeannette McQuillen, age 86, of Buckeye Lake, died January 12, 2007, at Selma Markowitz Care Center (operated by Hospice of Central Ohio). More...

Mason A. Wylie-New

Mason A. Wylie-New of Hebron went to be with the angels on January 8, 2007. Mason was born December 26, 2006. More...

Editorials & Letters

Writer wants 'watchdog' to apologize for 'untrue facts'

Editor: I am writing in response to two letters in last week's Beacon. The first letter was written by Vic Leavitt. More...

Liberty Township voter says message for change forgotten

Editor: Liberty Township Trustees had the opportunity to continue with their change of the zoning commission, which is a reason the 2005 election that replaced two former trustees. Change did not occur. More...

'Watchdog' says audit shows need for better controls

Editor: To Vic Leavitt and Charles Starr I am very proud of you and wish to say, "Thank you" for expressing your opinions and your feelings regarding the recent concerns in Kirkersville. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of January 22. Hebron/Jackson/Lakewood Intermediate Monday: Pizza, green beans, and mandarin oranges. More...

Police Report

Police activity report

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Baltimore + Dec. 28: Police advised the occupants of a suspicious vehicle at the PT Drive Thru on North Main Street. + Dec. More...