March 29, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Some flooding relief work could get started this year

BUCKEYE LAKE - The March 18-19 rain that lead to the closure of I-70 eastbound lanes wasn't particularly noteworthy. More...

Close, but no water deal yet

BUCKEYE LAKE- Buckeye Lake Village is much closer to having a public water system, but the cigar's not lit quite yet. More...

Cranberry Bog cleanup day scheduled

BUCKEYE LAKE - Volunteers, in cooperation with ODNR's Division of Natural Areas and Preserves, are organizing a Cranberry Bog Clean-Up Day for Saturday, April 12. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of March 31. Glenford/Somerset/Thornville Elementary Monday: French toast sticks w/syrup, sausage patty, starz, and orange juice. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • March 9: An officerstopped a vehicle going the wrong way on a one-way street. The Hebron driver failed field sobriety tests and was charged with DUI. More...

Editorials & Letters

Writer is thankful for help

Editor: While it is a difficulttime for me, I wanted to publicly take the time to thank the businesses, lake family, and friends that took those few moments of time to stop by the funeral home to show respect for my husband, Phil (Bob) Pritchard. More...

Watchdog' looking out for dogs

Editor: According to public records, GOB (Good Ole' Boy) Computer Jerk Bill Harper took in about $355 for the months of February and March. More...

Another Letter: Writer thanks 'watchdog,' police for safe return of pet

Editor: I feel I must respond to Mr. Ahern's letter in last week's Beacon since it was my "stray" that prompted Bonnie Mansfield'sletter. I've had my pet for six years and unfortunately, she strayed around 7:00 in the evening. More...

Obituaries

Donna Jean Brown

A service for Donna Jean Brown, 72, of Thornville, will be at 4:30 p.m. Thursday at Boring Sheridan Funeral Home, Thornville, with the Rev. Bill Beard and Pastor Arden Dennison officiating. More...

John G. Maier

Funeral services for John G. Maier, 77, of Newark, were March 22, 2008, at Reed-Egan Funeral Home, Newark, with the Rev. G. Michael Gribble officiating. More...

Barbara L. Mann

Barbara L. Mann, 51 of Baltimore, died Saturday, March 22, 2008, at FairfieldMedical Center. More...