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Resident fights to get LEADS assistance

BUCKEYE LAKE- A Buckeye Lake resident wants LEADS to "show him the money." Resident George Burrows said he was told he, as a senior citizen, is qualified to receive funding to help weatherize his home and make improvements through a More...

Little Lakers need help

MILLERSPORT - The Little Lakers need your help. The group of some 100 football players and cheerleaders in grades 2-6 have applied for a $10,000 grant from Hamburger Helper's myHometownHelper. com. More...

Buckeye Lake hopes to sign water contract March 10

BUCKEYE LAKE- Buckeye Lake Council may approve a public water contract with Millersport during its March 10 meeting as anticipation-and tensions grow. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of March 3. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Bosco sticks w/ dip, buttered corn, and choice of fruit. Tuesday:Grilled cheese, tomato soup w/crackers, celery, and choice of fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Feb. 22: A Walnut Road woman asked a man to return several DVDs to Mr. TAS for her. The next day, the DVDs were not returned. 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...

'Watchdog' sniffs out name change

Editor: Over the past several months, Warren Weber (Community Development Manager at the Licking County Planning Commission and Bennie Evans' boss) has been playing a game of hide the construction company with me. More...

Another response to Bill Harper

Editor: To Bill Harper: Whatever Bonnie might have said did not stop you from writing. I, for one, am tired of your gutless remarks in the Beacon. More...

Obituaries

Jessica Nicole Farley

A funeral service for Jessica Nicole Farley, 12, of Somerset, will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Boring-Sheridan Funeral Home, Thornville, with Pastor John Hays officiating. Burial will follow at Union Evangelical Cemetery, Baltimore, Ohio. More...

Robert "Ernie" Levacy

Robert "Ernie" Levacy, 59, of Lancaster, unexpectedly passed away Monday, Feb. 25, 2008, in Lancaster. He was born on April 10, 1948, in Pomeroy, to the late Ernest and Christine Marcinko Levacy. More...

David T. Rees

At the request of David T. Rees, 74, of Hebron, no services will be conducted. Dave passed away Thursday, Feb. 21, at his residence. He was born March 23, 1933, in Lancaster, to the late Ellis and Dorothy Rees. More...