June 2, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Buckeye Lake V.F.W. Post 1388 recently donated $1,388 to BLASST for the traditional over the lake fireworks show. Commander Dave Schenk, holding the right end of the check, presented the check to BLASST co-chair Marty Springer. More...

New police chief hits the ground running

BALTIMORE- Baltimore Police Chief Michael Tussey has met with many local businesses, had an arrest or two, reorganized office schedules, and walked miles of village sidewalks--and he's only been at his new post for a few days. More...

Top high school graduates named

LAKE AREA- The best and the brightest students from all the lake area high schools are ready to conquer whatever awaits them after graduation, but not after enjoying a long and relaxing summer. More...

Editorials & Letters

Here's the latest BLASST update

Editor:

The Copper Penny had their annual golf outing headed by Mike Plankenhorn and Mike Diamond. A 50/50 drawing at the 19th hole was split and a $218 donation was given to BLASST. More...

Writer has plan to evaluate the Beacon's impact on levies

Editor:

Let me see if I have this correct. A person can't trust what is read in the Beacon because they (the Beacon) gets it all wrong, and the police-fire-safety levy was defeated because too many people read the Beacon and believed what it said. More...

Some businesses shortchanged by parade

Editor:

The Buckeye Lake Library's Memorial Day parade Saturday in Buckeye Lake was a disgrace to some local businesses. They were asked for donations and helped out, but the parade stopped at the North Shore boat ramp. More...

Obituaries

Norma Jean Gault

A funeral service celebrating the life of Norma Jean Gault, 76, of Heath; will be held Thursday May 31st, 2007, at 11:00 AM in the chapel of the Hoskinson Funeral Home, Kirkersville. Burial will follow at Fairmount Cemetery, Jacksontown. More...

Thomas (Tom) J. Johnstown

Thomas (Tom) J. Johnstown of Linville died at his residence on Pleasant Chapel Road, Wednesday, May 23, 2007, after a long battle with cancer. Tom was a member of AmVets Color Guard. More...