December 24, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

News

It’s another White Christmas in Millersport

MILLERSPORT – Tuesday morning was cold and rainy in Millersport, but it was a White Christmas just the same. More...

Energy contract signed

BUCKEYE LAKE – Village of Buckeye Lake residents have until the end of the year to take advantage of a new program to reduce the cost of their electricity. More...

Another Lakewood drawing in the works

HEBRON – Lakewood’s camping trailer drawing generated some money to transport athletes, but Lakewood Athletic Director Bo Hanson said an upcoming raffle is bound to generate much more. “ More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of January 2. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: No School - Christmas Break Tuesday: Hip dipper, seasoned green beans, and fruit. More...

Millersport Elementary names honor students

MILLERSPORT – Millersport Elementary School recently named its honor students for the first nine week grading period. All “A” Honor Roll 6th Grade: Morgan Bidwell, Cydney Dorsey, Dana Keller, Zane Purvis, and Kelsey Reasoner. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake 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 drivers should slow down to avoid tickets

Editor: I want to comment on the letter from Kevin Gorham in last week’s Beacon. Pure and simple, if they were not speeding they (customers, residents and any others) would not be getting tickets. More...

More support for speeding tickets

Editor: I would like to reply to the letter written by Kevin Gorham in last week’s Beacon concerning the police department and the fact that they are making traffic stops in the village. More...

Obituaries

lver (Jay) Bruckelmeyer

lver (Jay) Bruckelmeyer, age 83, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on December 13, 2011, at his residence in Pensacola, Florida. He was born on November 12, 1928, and raised in Columbus. More...

James Ray Dutcher

A funeral service, celebrating the life of James Ray Dutcher, 80, of Millersport, will be held Thursday, December 22, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. in the chapel of The Hoskinson Funeral Home, with Pastor Brian Vinson as celebrant. More...

Gerald W. Ogg

Gerald W. Ogg, 71 of Baltimore, passed away December 14, 2011, at his residence. He was the son of the late Harry and Gertrude (Hanley) Ogg, born January 23, 1940, in Lancaster. More...