October 23, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Zoning Commission says ‘no’ to landfill

MILLERSPORT – It took the Walnut Zoning Commission just a couple of minutes Tuesday night to make its recommendation on the C&DD landfill rezoning request. More...

Final push for Lakewood levy underway

HEBRON – There’s no time to rest between now and Election Day, Lakewood School Board members said during the Oct. 13 board meeting. More...

Lakewood College Night rescheduled for Nov. 3

HEBRON – Lakewood High School has rescheduled its College Night to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, November 3, in the high school auditorium. It had been originally set for Oct. 19. Interested parents and students are encouraged to attend. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of October 25. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Hamburger w/ pickles, tater tots, and choice of fruit. Tuesday: Hip dippers, green beans, choice of fruit, roll and butter. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Oct. 14: A Duke service station employee reported a customer left without paying for $32.15 in gas. • Oct. 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...

This is it for Election Letters!

This is our last week for letters about candidates and issues on the Nov. 2 ballot. It has been The Beacon’s long-standing policy not to print election letters in the final issue before an election. More...

Writer responds to anti-levy letter

Editor: Last week’s letter from Dave Kenmir of Thornville on the Lakewood Local School District levy (“Writer says your vote will force reform”) contained too many errors to rebut in 250 words. More...

Obituaries

Mary Lou Britton

Mary Lou Britton, 67, of Baltimore, passed away in her residence surrounded by her family on Friday, October 15, 2010. She was born in Ostrander, OH, on February 14, 1943, a daughter of the late Wilbert and Mary (Persinger) Hall. More...

Michael H. DeLamatre

Michael H. DeLamatre passed away October 15, 2010, in Statesville, North Carolina. More...

Walter Fox, Jr.

Walter Fox, Jr., age 82, of Millersport, passed away, Friday, October 15, 2010, at Heartland of Fairfield Nursing Center. More...