December 4, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Baltimore clears hurdle for school travel plan

BALTIMORE – A program for Baltimore school children is one step closer to reality. More...

Dupler wants to work out contract in secret

MILLERSPORT - Walnut Township Trustees Sonny Dupler and Terry Horn spent nearly two hours at their Nov. 22 meeting discussing a draft contract with the Village of Millersport to provide fire and EMS services. More...

Bargain prices found at Habitat for Humanity ReStore

LANCASTER- Habitat for Humanity of Fairfield County ReStore welcomes all bargain hunters and treasure hunters looking for new and pre-owned merchandise at bargain prices in the area, with each item costing less than retail value. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of December 6. Glenford/Somerset/Thornville Elementary Monday: Chicken patty sandwich, cheesy potatoes, and choice of fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake More...

Editorials & Letters

Smith’s ‘retirement’ criticized

Editor: Some of you In Licking County Liked elections a lot . . . But Commissioner Doug Smith, Who lived near Kirkersville, Did NOT! Smith hated elections! The whole election season! Now, please don’t ask why. No one quite knows the reason. More...

Thankful that the city isn’t out here

Editor, My letter is written as a response to one submitted by Karen Mingle of Licking Township. I feel a sense of kindred with Mrs. Mingle. In December, it will be three years since I became a resident of the Buckeye Lake area as well. More...

New resident urged to get involved

Editor: I am writing in response to the recent letter to the editor by Karen Mingle who is new to the Buckeye Lake community. I am hoping she saw the front page last week of the Beacon. More...

Obituaries

Doris J. “Sissy” Akers

Doris J. “Sissy” Akers, age 61 of Baltimore, went home to be with her Heavenly Father on Tuesday, November 30, 2010, at her residence. She was born on August 2, 1949. More...

Jimmie Camechis

Jimmie Camechis, 88, died Monday, November 22, 2010, at his residence following his battle with pancreatic cancer. More...

Frederick Samuel Husk

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Frederick Samuel Husk, 51, of Hebron, will be held Thursday, December 2, 2010, at 7:00 p.m. in the chapel of The Hoskinson Funeral Home, Kirkersville, with Pastor Larry Sparks as celebrant. More...