July 25, 2009 RSS feed / Editorials & Letters

Sweet Corn Festival coming up Sept. 2-5 in Millersport

Editor: In a little over a month from now the 63rd Sweet Corn Festival will be held on September 2 - 5 in Millersport. Much effort goes into the planning, preparation and execution of our area's largest volunteer fundraising project. More...

Writer says Space's 'yes' vote will hurt Ohio's economy

Editor: I would like to weigh in on the discussions between Vickie Fogarty and Charles Prince of The Beacon regarding HR2454 and Congressman Zack Space. More...

More Letters: Licking County dog pound still gassing dogs

Editor: This letter is intended to clarify services at the Licking County Animal Shelter, also known as the dog pound.' Some of you don't want to hear this but you need to. More...

Pound workers not using training to euthanize dogs

Editor: Information received through a recent public records request has revealed that the Licking County Animal Shelter, since 2006, has had at least three shelter employees trained by the American Humane Association in euthanasia by injection ( More...

Celebration set for young girl's fight to survive

Editor: We are new to the Buckeye Lake area. Since moving here from the Zanesville area, we have found it to be full of loving and caring people. More...

Thanks to volunteer

Editor, As I was picking up the mail for the Village of Millersport last week. I noticed a lady in town watering the flower pots by the local businesses. What surprised me was that she wasn't a Millersport resident and was volunteering her time. More...

Young singer thrills Queen passengers

Editor: Many of you know J-me Braig, the director of the Buckeye Lake Museum. She is Buckeye Lake's answer to the "Energizer Bunny;" she never stops. One of her many accomplishments, with the museum, was to bring a tour boat to the lake. More...

Family thanks benefit supporters

Editor: This goes to everyone that helped with my grandson Jaxon Whitsel's benefit, which was held July 18 at the Milldam Corner bar. Cindy and all of their people and the bikers are awesome! More...