July 14, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Stolen property recovered in lot off Ohio 360

MILLERSPORT- Railroad containers reported missing from a Columbus CSX intermodal railroad yard turned up in a vacant lot on Ohio 360, along with many other large items believed to be stolen. More...

Safety Town set for July 14

HEATH - Western Southern Financial Group agents are sponsoring a free Safety Town from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, July 14 in the Best Buy parking lot. More...

Thornville, county reach deal

THORNVILLE- After two years of controversy and countless meetings, Thornville Village Council unanimously approved water and sewer contracts with the Perry County Commissioners Monday night quietly and quickly. More...

Obituaries

Thelma Rowena Crist

Thelma Rowena Crist, age 91, of Millersport, entered peace on Friday, July 6, 2007, at FairfieldMedical Center, Lancaster. She was born on February 7, 1916, in Licking County, Ohio, to the late Calvin C. and Vera (Bowman) Brown. More...

Lois Dixon

Lois Janet Dixon, 84 of Thurston, died Wednesday, July 4, 2007, at Crestview Manor Nursing Home. She was a member of the Millersport United Methodist Church. More...

Nathan Writesel, Sr.

A funeral mass of the resurrection celebrating the life of Nathan Writesel, Sr., 78 of Hebron, was held July 9, 2007, in the Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Buckeye Lake with Msgr. Frank Meagher, Celebrant. More...

Editorials & Letters

Letters to the Editor

Your letters are welcomed and encouraged. We prefer typewritten letters of 250 words or less. All letters must be signed and include your name, address, and a daytime phone number where we can reach you for confirmation purposes. More...

Liberty Union gets state funding commitment for construction

Editor:

I recently received a copy of the July 7th edition of the Beacon and read the article concerning funding for Liberty Union-Thurston Schools. More...

It's time for the BLASST thank-you's

Editor:

Well thank God, the 2007 BLASST is over. Well, almost. My last job is to thank everyone. There's a full-page listing in this issue. I certainly hope I didn't leave anyone out, but if I did please accept my apology. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • July 6: Officers were dispatched to a 1st Street residence where a woman said a juvenile girl assaulted her juvenile daughter. More...