February 2, 2008 RSS feed / Editorials & Letters

Writer responds to Mooney's letter about Baltimore

Editor: I would like to respond to Dave Mooney's recent letter to the Beacon regarding the Village of Baltimore, because it contained some generalizations and half-truths that deserve attention. More...

Three chances for election letters!

Your letters about lake-area candidates and issues on the March 4 ballot are welcome. Due to the volume of letters, we are strictly enforcing our normally suggested 250-word limit for election letters. More...

'The mind fails, the body fails, but true love never fails'

Editor: I've served as a volunteer for the Ohio Department of Aging for 18 months. Visiting Licking County health care facilities exposed me to many personal situations. This one is particularly touching and appropriate for Valentine's Day. More...

One more Letter: Good news on the future of the Buckeye Lake library

Editor: There's good news! The Buckeye Lake branch of the Newark Public Library will continue to provide services to our community for at least another two years. More...

'Watchdog' called malicious, prejudiced, vindictive

Editor: Upon reading Ms. Mansfield'sLetters to the Editor in your paper, I have made a few observations. Malicious: Adjective 1. More...

More Letters: Vigil for Justice is Friday at 6 p.m.

Editor: I want to encourage all the youth in the Village of Buckeye Lake and surrounding communities to attend the Candlelight Prayer Vigil on Friday, Feb 1 - 6 p.m. in front of the Banbury Cross Tea Room next to the village hall. More...

Jesse's surgery went well

Editor: Here's the latest news on Jesse Loudermilk. On Thursday, January 24, Jesse had a very serious seven hour double surgery to remove a malignant tumor on his back. More...