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PetPlex building new animal hospital

BUCKEYE LAKE - The bright afternoon sunshine gleamed off Buckeye Lake veterinarian Douglas Poorman's silver shovel as he, his staff, local officials, and contractors celebrated a groundbreaking for the new PetPlex facility June 25. More...

Space votes to kill Ohio's economy

Our beat is the Buckeye Lake area. There's plenty to keep us occupied and no one matches our coverage. However, occasionally there are national issues of such significance to all of us that we can not ignore them. Last Friday's vote in the U. S. More...

Writer wants park visitors to take trash

Editor: This is directed to Fairfield Beach residents and visitors. While we are all lucky enough to live close to such a pretty lake, there seems to be a group of people who don't understand etiquette. This letter is directed towards you. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • June 25: Police cited a driver for going 48 in 35 mph zone on Walnut Road. More...

Editorials & Letters

BLASST donations running behind

Editor: This is my last BLASST Letter to the Editor which some of you won't even get until after the holiday. I hope to thank all our donors in next week's Beacon if Charlie has the space. More...

Make Snug Harbor a public park

Editor: My husband and I are residents of the original "Snug Harbor" on the south side of Buckeye Lake. More...

Schools

Liberty Union opening first bids for new school on July 6

BALTIMORE - Liberty Union Thurston School Board members held their second meeting of the month Monday night. The special meeting was originally set to consider whether to rehire retired teacher Danny R. More...

Obituaries

Charles "Chuck" William Davis

A memorial service to celebrate the life of Charles "Chuck" William Davis, 25, of Thornville, was held on June 30, 2009, at the Criss-Schoedinger Funeral Home. More...

Wilma Joann Huston

Wilma Joann Huston, 79, of Bremen, passed to be with the Lord, on Monday, June 22, 2009, surrounded by her loving family. She was born March 20, 1930, in Greendale, Ohio to the late Samuel and Hazel (Decker) Jewell. More...

Todd Howard Painter

A funeral service for Todd Howard Painter, age 42, of Hebron, will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, July 2, at the Heath Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta- Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service with Pastor Eric Miller officiating. More...