October 4, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Bike path dispute suits heading to trial

LICKING TOWNSHIP - Parties battling over a new bicycle path will meet with Licking County Common Pleas Judge Thomas Marcelain this month for a pre-trial hearing. More...

Pie sale set for Saturday

MILLERSPORT - Better get there early. TWIG 13's semi-annual pie sale runs from 9 - 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 4 at Watson's Valero. All pies are homemade and cost $8 each. Proceeds benefit Fairfield Medical Center. More...

Photo

A detour sign on Ohio 204 west of Millersport at the intersection with Ohio 37 have some Millersport business owners concerned. More...

Obituaries

Vera F. Boring

Vera F. Boring, 82, of Somerset, passed away Sunday, Sept. 28, 2008, surrounded by her loving family, at Fairfield Medical Center. Vera was born June 11, 1926, in Baltimore to the late Andrew Leroy and Sydna (Keller) Jones. More...

George Delbert Burrows

George Delbert Burrows, 83, formerly of Baltimore, died Sunday, Sept. 14, 2008, at the Durham Virginia Medical Center in Durham, N.C. Mr. Burrows worked at Gaylord Container Company in Baltimore. He was a lifetime member of VFW Post No. More...

Betty L. Hurd

A private graveside service for Betty L. Hurd, 85, of Hebron, will be Thursday at Glenn Rest Memorial Estate, with Pastor Brian Harkness officiating. Betty passed away Monday, Sept. More...

Editorials & Letters

Tree attacks Bowling Green Township 'watchdog'

Editor: I would like to start off with a some news about a recent event. The local Moundbuilders Toastmasters Club toured Buckeye Lake aboard the Queen of the Lake II. We enjoyed ideal weather conditions and the tour was fantastic. More...

Watchdog: 'You don't have to read it…'

Editor: First to respond to Sean Ahern who feels that I have "inflicted over 700 words worth of this tripe on your readers:" The wonderful thing about the Beacon and their policy of "preferring letters of 250 words or less" is that they extend More...

Election Letters

Three more opportunities

Letters from lake-area residents about candidates and issues on the Nov. 4 ballot are welcome. However, due to the expected volume of letters, we are strictly enforcing our normally suggested 250-word limit for election letters. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of October 6. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Hamburger w/ pickles, oven fries, and choice of fruit. Tuesday: Chicken tenders, green beans, choice of fruit, and roll & butter. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Sept. 25: Police received a call about a male throwing objects in the road. • Sept. More...