August 23, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Licking Township bike path fight goes to court

LICKING TOWNSHIP - Debate over a proposed Licking Township bicycle path is now in the hands of the courts. More...

5K race set for August 30

MILLERSPORT - The 19th Annual Sweet Corn Festival 5K Run is set to start at 9 a.m. on Saturday, August 30. Registration is $15 per runner before August 29 and $20 on race day. Race day registration is 7:15 to 8:55 a.m. More...

New fire/EMS levy request cut in half

JACKSONTOWN - Licking Township voters will be asked to approve a new three mill levy for fire and EMS services on the November 4 ballot. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of August 25. Hebron/Jackson/Lakewood Intermediate Monday: Hot chicken sandwich, curley fries, fruit cup, and chocolate chip cookie. Tuesday: Ravioli, lettuce cup w/dressing, garlic bread sticks, and fruit cup. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake 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...

Bowling Green 'watchdog' impressed with Hart

Editor: Last Monday (August 11), I attended the Licking Township Board of Trustees special meeting. I decided to go to the meeting after reading a Beacon story about the special meeting. More...

$20,000 raised so far for Millersport track renovation

Editor: This letter is to update the residents of the Walnut Township School District on the efforts of the Millersport Schools Track/Athletic Facilities Renovation Committee. More...

Obituaries

Ivadel D. Bebout

A funeral service for Ivadel D. Bebout, 83, of Hebron, was August 20, 2008, at First United Methodist Church, Newark, with the Rev. Charles Rader officiating. Burial was in Newark Memorial Gardens. Mrs. More...

Mary Louise, Mary Lou Palmer

Mary Louise, Mary Lou Palmer, 75, of Thornville, passed away peacefully Thursday, Aug. 14, 2008, at the home of her son, Michael J. Palmer and his family, where she lived for the past four years. More...

May B. Perry

A funeral service celebrating the life of May B. Perry, 76, of Buckeye Lake, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday in the chapel of the Hoskinson Funeral Home, 285 E. Main St., Kirkersville, with the Rev. Jim. Young officiating. More...