May 8, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Contracts awarded for new middle school

BALTIMORE – Liberty Union Thurston school board members unanimously approved eight contracts totaling $9,405,895 at a special meeting Monday afternoon. More...

May 31 is deadline for bog tour lottery

COLUMBUS– Nature enthusiasts are encouraged to enter a lottery to tour Ohio’s only floating island – Cranberry Bog State Nature Preserve in Buckeye Lake – during the bog’s annual open house from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. More...

Donations sought for banners, flowerpots

MILLERSPORT – Kim Oxley of Hometown Hotdogs is seeking donations to replace the flower pots that have graced downtown Millersport for several summers. The pots started disintegrating and were thrown away. More...

Obituaries

Brittany N. Irvin

Brittany N. Irvin, age 26, of Millersport, died on Sunday, May 2, 2010, in an auto accident. She was a 2001 graduate of Millersport High School. She worked at Texas Roadhouse, which was her second family, where she was a waitress and trainer. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Hebron • March 24: A driver was cited for going 44 mph in a 25 mph zone on Canal Road. More...

Editorials & Letters

Letters to the Editor

Your letters are welcomed and encouraged. We prefer 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...

Winner named in BLASST theme contest

Editor: Well I think we can all be thankful that we had a much better spring than last year. We wouldn’t want a repeat of last year’s March and April ever again. More...

‘It is terribly unnerving to be repeatedly menaced by wild animals’

Editor: Concerning an article in the April 29th edition of The Buckeye Lake Beacon, I am compelled to respond briefly. More...

Schools

Lakewood Middle names honor roll

HEBRON – Lakewood Middle School recently named its honor students for the third nineweek grading period. More...

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of May 10. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Chicken patty sandwich, cheesy potatoes, and choice of fruit. Tuesday: Big daddy pizza, vegetable, and choice of fruit. More...