September 20, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Some water questions answered

BUCKEYE LAKE - Monday night's power outages in the wake of Sunday's windstorm may have added to the strong turnout at a meeting sponsored by the Village of Buckeye Lake at the Our Lady of Mount Carmel church, which, unlike many of the homes in Buc More...

Volunteers sought to help improve lake's water quality

BUCKEYE LAKE - Do you want to help improve the quality of water in Buckeye Lake? Buckeye Lake for Tomorrow is a new volunteer organization dedicated to improving water quality in the lake. More...

Residents want crack down on junk vehicles

JACKSONTOWN - Several Harbor Hills residents asked Licking Township Trustees Monday night to use their new authority under House Bill 50 to remove unlicensed vehicles and boats. More...

Obituaries

Norma Jean Emmert

Funeral service for Norma Jean Emmert, 69, of Hebron, was September 15, 2008, at Boring-Sheridan Funeral Home, Thornville, with Pastor Tom Myers officiating. Norma passed away peacefully Friday, Sept. More...

Gary "Jake" L. Hannan

Gary "Jake" L. Hannan, 66, of Baltimore, passed away Monday, Sept. 15, 2008, at Fairfield Medical Center. Jake was born July 20, 1942, in Lancaster, to the late Alva and Gerry (Tiller) Hannan. More...

Charles L. Lewis

Memorial service for Charles L. Lewis, 79, formerly of Worthington and Glenford, will be at 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19, at Rutherford-Corbin Funeral Home, 515 High St., Worthington, with Dr. H. Eugene Folden officiating. Burial will be at later date. More...

Editorials & Letters

'Watchdog' corrects one report on selection of police chief

Editor: According to public records, it took the Kirkersville Zoning Inspector, GOB (Good Ole' Boy) Tom Fredericks, 2 1.2 hours to write a letter and "did the Planning Commission minutes. More...

Not everyone is a 'watchdog' fan

To The Editor: I am a great admirer of the Buckeye Lake Beacon. In particular its coverage of local government and its open "Letters to the Editor" policy. However, I feel that Ms. More...

Thanks for birthday celebration

Editor: I want to thank my family and friends for recognizing my birthday with phone calls, cards, flowers, song, a plane trip, a certificate and much more that touched a very soft spot in my heart. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of September 22. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Toasted cheese sandwich, soup or vegetable, Goldfish crackers, and choice of fruit. More...