November 17, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Former Buckeye Lake Council member arrested

NEWARK- Former Buckeye Lake councilman John Cortez turned himself in to authorities Tuesday morning after a warrant was issued for his arrest Friday. Police raided Cortez' home at 4796 Walnut Road Thursday afternoon. More...

Shoebox gifts collected

BUCKEYE LAKE - First Community Church is again serving as a Relay Center this year for Operation Christmas Child, a ministry of Samaritan's Purse. Shoeboxes of small gifts are sent to millions of children around the world. More...

Liberty Union sets plans for new middle school

BALTIMORE - Liberty Union-Thurston School District moved one step closer Monday night to putting a bond issue on the March 4, 2008 ballot. More...

Obituaries

Marlowe F. Brainard

Marlowe F. Brainard, 55, of Millersport, died Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2007, at his residence. He was a graduate of The Ohio State University and taught for 30 years at Walnut Township Schools and was the band and choir director. More...

Earl William Caudell

Earl William Caudell, age 79 of Millersport, entered eternal rest on Monday, November 12, 2007, at his residence. Earl was born April 12, 1928, in Stanton, Kentucky to Henry and Lucy (Hatton) Caudell. More...

Raymond E. Davis

Raymond E. Davis, 81, of Baltimore, died Friday, Nov. 9, 2007, at Pickering House. He retired from Crown-Zellerbach Corp. after 30 years of service and was a retired farmer. He was a member of the Mt. 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...

'Watchdog' congratulates new Kirkersville mayor

Editor: Last week I submitted a word puzzle to the Beacon. I apologize, but the word 'ticket' is not in the puzzle. It was simply a typo by me and totally unintentional. More...

Candidate frustrated by low Liberty Township turnout

Editor: I would like to personally thank all those that voted for Liberty Township trustee and wish to congratulate Mr. Ety on his re-election. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of November 19. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Hot dog, tater tots, and choice of fruit. Tuesday: Chicken patty, cheesy potatoes, and choice of fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Baltimore • Oct. 1: Police were called to Liberty Union High School where a 17-year-old student was refusing to get out of his parents' vehicle and go to school. The student was advised. More...