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News

Hebron agrees to negotiate possible water sale

HEBRON - Last Wednesday night council members unanimously approved the third reading of a resolution of intent to discuss the bulk sale of water to the Village of Buckeye Lake. There was no discussion before the vote. More...

Soccer sign up set

HEBRON - Registration for the fall session of Hebron Area Soccer is set from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, August 4 in the Lakewood Middle School cafeteria. Registrations are also accepted on-line at www.HebronAreaSoccer. com. More...

Change to manufacturing zoning approved

HEBRON - The Union Township Trustees, in a special meeting Monday night, approved a zoning change for a 24-acre property at 2300 National Road, east of National Trail Raceway, from General Business to Light Manufacturing, or M-1. More...

Schools

Liberty Union High names honor students

BALTIMORE - Liberty Union High School recently named its honor students for the fourth and final grading period. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Baltimore • July 10: Police turned off construction equipment running unattended on Kellner Avenue. The owner was advised. More...

Editorials & Letters

Letters to the Editor

Your letters are welcomed and encouraged. We would appreciate 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...

Writer says costs are too high for retirees

Editor: We as retired people and many who are on a fixed income wonder how much longer the greed of our government, utilities, prescription drugs, garbage pick up, home taxes, sewer and water rates, gasoline, hospitals, and, of course, the doctors More...

'Watchdog' says she supplies the information for others to act on

Editor: In response to Erika Mudd's letter in last week's Beacon: First of all, I take the time to look at public records and then exercise my First Amendment rights and write a letter to the Beacon reporting what the minutes say. More...

Obituaries

Deborah E. Alexander

A funeral service for Deborah E. Alexander, age 51, of Newark, was held July 31, 2007, at the Heath Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta Funeral & Cremation Service with Pastor Jason Cordle officiating. More...

Paul Gerald Geiger

A memorial wake celebrating the life of Paul Gerald "Jerry" Geiger, 65 of Kirkersville, was held August 1, 2007, at the Outville Station House, Outville, with friends from his model railroad club sharing memories and remembrances of Jerry. More...

Gladys Marie Francis Griffith

A funeral service celebrating the life of Gladys Marie Francis- Griffith,94 of Newark, formerly of Hebron, was July 30, 2007, in the Hoskinson Funeral Home, Kirkersville with Pastor Mark Shoemaker officiating. Burial followed at Licking Cemetery. More...