November 5, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Lakewood’s financial outlook improves

HEBRON – Lakewood Schools Treasurer Glenna Plaisted said the district’s budget would not be in the red until 2016, which is one year later than previously projected. More...

Veterans’ Day ceremony set

HEBRON - The annual Veterans’ Day ceremony is set for 10:15 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 11 at the Veterans Memorial in Evans Park. Licking County Commissioner Tim Bubb will be the main speaker. More...

Candidates in their own words

LAKE AREA – To help readers make their choices on Nov. 8, The Beacon surveyed candidates in contested lake-area races. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of November 7. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Cheeseburger, vegetable choice, and fruit. Tuesday: Chicken nuggets, macaroni & cheese, succotash, fruit, and roll & butter. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Oct. 25: A West 2nd Street woman said a man choked her during a verbal dispute. She decided not to press assault charges, but wanted the incident on record. • 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...

Writer says signs are misleading

Editor: As a concerned citizen of Franklin Township I have two concerns about the two issues on the Nov. 8 ballot. More...

Yates responds to conflict claims

Editor: As I contemplate my response to a “conflict of interest” concern its Trick-or- Treat night in Millersport. I’m thinking how ironic it is to be answering to people in disguise. More...

Obituaries

Amy Jo Eppley Hale Beatty

Amy Jo Eppley Hale Beatty, age 44 of Thornville, passed away October 29, 2011. Amy was born in Zanesville, and grew up in both Crooksville and Somerset, daughter of Linda Eppley and the late Michael Hale. More...

Harvey Daniel Chrysler

Harvey Daniel Chrysler, age 71, of Hebron, passed away on October 26, 2011, at the Selma Markowitz Care Center. More...

Doris M. Clark Martin

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Doris M. Clark Martin, 92, of Hebron, was held October 31, 2011, in the Kirkersville United Methodist Church, with Pastors Rich Rothemich and H. Jing Chow as celebrants. More...