October 27, 2007 RSS feed / Editorials & Letters

Buckeye Lake fire levy supported

Editor: The members of the Buckeye Lake Fire Department are asking our residents to support the replacement Fire Levy on November 6, 2007. Though we are not asking for an increase in millage, we are asking for an increase to current tax value. More...

Galliher for Liberty Township

Editor: We support Ron Galliher for Liberty Township Trustee. Ron will bring fresh and unbiased representation to the Board. Ron's decisions will be guided by strong ethical principles and family values. More...

More support for Galliher

Editor: I am writing concerning the four candidates running for Liberty Township trustee in the November 6, 2007 election: In my years of observing our trustee meetings, listening to decisions and watching participation from residents. More...

Lakewood needs both levies

Editor: Lakewood Athletic Boosters encourage all district voters to vote YES for both issues on the Nov. 6 ballot. We are a non-profit organization that helps fund the entire Lakewood athletic program. More...

Hart recommended for trustee

Editor: I am writing to recommend Joe Hart for the position of Licking Township Trustee. I have known Joe for over 20 years and know him to be of the highest integrity in both his personal and professional life. More...

More Letters: Pauline Ety has the experience

Editor: The citizens of Walnut Township deserve sound fiscal management and I urge you to re-elect Pauline Ety for Fiscal Officer. More...

Prince helped cut Buckeye Lake sewer bills

Editor: My wife and I have been residents and taxpayers in Buckeye Lake for 32 years. I served on council with Jack Fisk and the others. Most people my age are probably retired, but I still enjoy going to work every day. More...

Another Letter: 'Watchdog' wants water vote

Editor: I asked the Kirkersville Village Clerk, Johnny (Bob) Adkins, if Computer Jerk Bill Harper gets paid to attend Mayor's Court. He said, "No. More...

Another Letter: Galliher preserve, protect

Editor: Do you know who your Trustees are? Most of us only contact them when we have a problem. Did you fillout the survey in 2006 asking your opinion about Liberty Township? More...

'Prince has proven he cares about us'

Editor: Thanks to Charlie Prince for running for Union Township Trustee. We need a change on that Board of Trustees! Shame on Union Township for spending more on their health insurance than they do on paving or police services. More...

Keep Acord working

Editor: I'm urging Licking township residents to vote for Ron Acord for Licking Township Trustee. Ron Acord is a hard working trustee that has the best interest of the residents in mind. Ron will respond to calls at any time. More...

Pauline Ety asks for your support

Editor: Walnut Township voters have entrusted me with their tax dollars for 16 years. I am pleased to report that their hard earned money has been invested well and we have a beautiful community to prove it. More...

Bartoe corrects his last column

Editor: "I want to make a correction to my last article in the Beacon. I erroneously said that the firelevy was a RENEWAL levy when in fact it is a REPLACEMENT levy. More...

More Letters: Prince will bring regional understanding to post

Editor: I write in support of the candidacy of Charlie Prince for Union Township Trustee. I have had an opportunity to work with Charlie in his capacity as a journalist and as a proactive citizen of south central Licking County. More...

Factor supported for Thorn Township Trustee

Editor: I have had the opportunity to work with Dale Factor through Thorn Township Zoning for several years. More...

Vote 'YES' - 'YES' for Lakewood Schools

Editor: I am urging all Lakewood School District residents to vote "yes + yes" on the Lakewood Levy Issues on November 6th. More...

Thornville preserving history

Editor: The Village of Thornville Officeis currently seeking historical items such as photos, maps, and other types of memorabilia that represent the village's history. Please contact the Village Office at 3 South Main Street, P.O. More...

More Letters: Prince website praised

Editor: I've been checking out the Union Township website and I'm quite impressed! Oh sorry . . . I guess it's NOT the officialgovernment website. It's the website of Charlie Prince, candidate for Union Township Trustee. More...

This is it for Letters: Galliher will work with residents, not against

Editor: Trustee Ety is a nice individual, but has not acted on behalf of us as a trustee of Liberty Township, when he decided on previous zoning issues. He has previously acted as a "rubber stamp" for the developers. More...

Just voting for Bourne, Peterson for council

Editor: There are ONLY TWO candidates that will get my support for Buckeye Lake Village Council: Drew Bourne and Jeryne Peterson. Council has seven members. Four are up for re-election and three have terms that expire in 2009. More...