August 27, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Long-time road supervisor announces retirement

MILLERSPORT – Walnut Township road supervisor Randy Kemmerer will beat his long-time boss out the door. More...

Water dispute is costly

BALTIMORE/THURSTON– The Village of Thurston has until March 3, 2014, to hook onto a new water supplier or work out its differences with its long-term supplier – the Village of Baltimore. More...

Photos

It was a tomato lover’s dream. NightCrawler Gardens on Pleasantville Road hosted its 3rd Annual Terrific Tomato Tasting on August 18 as part of OSU Extension’s Backyard Gardener Series. More...

Obituaries

June S. Kochalko

A celebration of the life of June S. Kochalko, age 86, of Hebron, was held on August 23, 2011, at the Heath Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service with Pastor Brian Harkness officiating. Mrs. More...

William Boyce Langley III

A funeral service, celebrating the life of William Boyce Langley III, 62, of Somerset, will be held Friday, August 26, 2011, at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of The Hoskinson Funeral Home, Kirkersville. Burial will follow at Violet Cemetery, Pickerington. More...

James H. Mobley

A graveside funeral service, celebrating the life of James H. Mobley, 84, formerly of Hebron, will be held Friday, August 26, 2011 at 3:30 p.m. More...

Editorials & Letters

Buckeye Lake losing great friend, supporter

Editor: Well it’s happened. ODNR put so much on Buckeye Lake Regional Park Manager Tim Waln’s plate that he was forced to go look for another job. More...

GOBs not interested in residents’ opinions

Editor: The Beacon has had several articles recently about the “single trash hauler” issue. Appropriately several neighboring townships actually decided to have public meetings on the subject. More...

Thanks for supporting flag project

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Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of August 29. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: All beef hot dog, mini baked tater puffs, and choice of fruit. Tuesday: Cheesy breadsticks, marinara sauce, vegetable choice, and choice of fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Aug. 15: A Thornville man was cited for running a red light at Hebron and Mill Dam roads. • Aug. More...