June 2, 2007 RSS feed / 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...

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...

More Letters: 'Watchdog' looking for accountability in Kirkersville

Editor:

The final results of the May 8th election are in. The operating levy in Kirkersville has failed for the second time. This means the citizens of Kirkersville want accountability for their tax dollars. More...

One more Letter: Put the blame where it belongs

Editor:

How can Buckeye Lake Village Council and some residents put the blame for the levy defeat on The Beacon and "ilk." They need to open their eyes and look in the mirror. Who decided to put the "no water bill" on us? Who wouldn't let us vote on it? 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...

Buckeye Lake Village should stop blaming others

Editor,

After reading a Letter to the Editor last week, I can't help but speak now. Things happen around the lake which make me angry and it's difficultto hold my tongue. I'm advised I have to pick my battles carefully because of my other activities. More...

Firebowl 2007 raises $3,721

Editor:

If you take one bowling alley (Starlite Lanes), add 37 bowlers, mix with an abundance of spectators and a crazy lady running corner to corner, you have Firebowl 2007-Thurston Proud. More...