January 7, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Baltimore village administrator resigns

BALTIMORE – Village Administrator Marsha Hall resigned, effective Dec. 30, to accept a job with the City of Groveport, Ohio. More...

Hart will continue to lead Licking Township

JACKSONTOWN – Licking Township Trustee Joe Hart will continue to lead Licking Township Trustees for another year. Hart was reelected in November for his second term as trustee. More...

Remembering 2011

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Obituaries

Jeff Aldridge

A funeral service for Jeff Aldridge, 49, of Hebron, will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, January 5, 2012, at the Heath Church of Christ, 1331 Chapel Way, Heath, with Pastor Steve Shaw officiating. Burial will follow in Fairmount Cemetery. More...

Kevin P. Byers

Kevin P. Byers, age 54 of Logan and formerly of Baltimore, passed away December 25, 2011, at OSU Medical Center. He was a member of the state and federal bar associations. He graduated from Bluffton College in 1979 and Capital Law School in 1988. More...

Austin Kirk

A funeral service for Austin Kirk of Thornville will be held at noon on Thursday January 5, 2012, at the Boring Sheridan Schoedinger Funeral Home with Pastor Tom Gill officiating. Interment will be in the Lutheran Reformed Cemetery. 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...

‘Baltimore must live within its means’

Editor: The financial condition of Baltimore may be starting to look a little better since they have reduced their expenditures by somewhere near $80,000 +/-. More...

Writer defends ‘speed trap’ claim

Editor: I want to respond to the two letters criticizing Kevin Gorham’s letter that ran in the December 17 Beacon. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of January 9. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Cheeseburger, vegetable choice, and fruit. Tuesday: Chicken nuggets, macaroni & cheese, succotash, fruit, and roll & butter. More...

Police Report

Police reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Reports weren’t available this week. We’ll catch up next week. Hebron More...