February 2, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Firefighters selling hams

BALTIMORE - The Basil Joint Firefighters Association is selling Honeybaked Hams for Easter. Orders must be placed by March 17 and hams will be available for pickup after 1 p.m. on March 22. Order forms are available at www.basilfire.com. More...

More talks on water Monday for Buckeye Lake

BUCKEYE LAKE - Buckeye Lake Village Council members will meet in a special session, Monday, Feb. 4, 6 p.m. to discuss the latest proposal from the Village of Millersport, which is offering to supply public water to Village of Buckeye Lake. More...

Newark Social Security officemoving

Social Security from location. NEWARK - The Newark Social Security officeis moving from its West Main Street location. The new office,which opens at 9 a.m. More...

Schools

Hebron Elementary names honor students

HEBRON - Hebron Elementary School recently named its honor students for the second nine-weeks grading period. More...

Millersport Elementary kindergarten registration begins Feb. 11

MILLERSPORT - Millersport Elementary will begin accepting registration for the 2008-2009 kindergarten classes on Monday, February 11. Children must be 5 years old on or before August 1st, 2008 to be eligible. More...

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of February 4. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Cheeseburger, oven fries, and choice of fruit. Tuesday: Chili soup w/crackers, toasted cheese sandwich, fresh vegetable, and choice of fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Baltimore • Dec. 13: Police at 2:21 a.m. found an open garage with a light on at a East Market Street home. • Dec. More...

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...

'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...

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...

Obituaries

Herbert Cairns

A funeral service for Herbert Cairns, 82, of Hebron, was January 29, 2008, at the Heath Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta Funeral & Cremation Service, with Pastor Jeff Holman officiating. Burial was in Fairmount Cemetery. Mr. Cairns died Jan. More...

James Douglas Dutcher

A funeral service for James Douglas Dutcher, 52, of Glenford, will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Boring-Sheridan Funeral Home, Thornville, with Pastor Dave Helser officiating. Burial will be at Millersport Cemetery. James passed away Thursday, Jan. More...

Antimo "Tim" P. Maite

A Mass of Christian Burial for Antimo "Tim" P. Maite, 65, of Buckeye Lake, was January 30, 2008, at St. Leonard Catholic Church, 57 Dorsey Mill Road E., Heath. Burial was at Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery, Pataskala. More...