November 1, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Joyce plea, Cortez trial set for this month

NEWARK - Former Buckeye Lake council member John Cortez and his former friend, Noel Joyce, each have hearings in November. Monday, Nov. More...

Village signs up 248 water customers so far

BUCKEYE LAKE - Don't get any ideas; it's not for everyone. More...

There's no free lunch!

Once again, Ohio is one of a handful of states that will likely determine the outcome of our presidential election. Our beat is the Buckeye Lake area, but, like four years ago, the stakes are too high to ignore this election. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of November 3rd. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Hot dog, tater tots, and choice of fruit. Tuesday: Bosco sticks w/ dip, buttered corn, and choice of fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. We're still short of space this week, but we'll start catching up next week. Buckeye Lake • Oct. 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...

Letter to the Editor: Van Buren responds to business critics

Editor: I am writing in response to the letters last week. As I read the letters I noticed they are mainly the same writers who attacked me two years ago, and several of the writers do not even live in the Buckeye Lake Beacon circulation area. More...

Different opinions should be respected

Editor, I would like to address this letter to the person or persons who have twice vandalized my John McCain for President campaign sign. More...

Obituaries

Richard Bader

Richard Bader, 82, of Baltimore, passed away Monday, Oct. 27, 2008, at his home. He was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ, was a past member of the Fairfield Grange, and he worked for Anchor Hocking for 24 years and enjoyed farming. More...

Melissa Ann Patterson Ball

Funeral services for Melissa Ann Patterson Ball, 35, of Rushville, were October 27, 2008, at Maranatha Bible Church, Glenford. Pastor Steven Shaw will officiate. Burial was in Highland Cemetery. More...

Deborah A. Luff Edler

A memorial service for Deborah A. Luff Edler, 53, of Buckeye Lake, were October 29, 2008, at Oliver-Cheek Funeral Home, Ashville. Deborah passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, Oct. More...