February 25, 2012 RSS feed / Editorials & Letters

This is it for election letters

We do NOT publish election letters in the final issue before an election. Candidates specifically criticized in a letter in this issue are given an opportunity to specifically respond to the criticism in the next issue. More...

Bob Weldon thanked

Editor, On Valentine’s Day last week Bob Weldon stepped on to the Millersport High School gym floor to coach his last home basketball game. More...

Myer supported for commissioner

Editor: James Myer has been my neighbor for the past 35 years. He is running for Perry County Commissioner. More...

Kiger endorses Vandervoort

Editor: I wish to offer my endorsement to Prosecutor Terre Vandervoort for Fairfield County Prosecutor. More...

Schaffer endorses Smalley for Clerk of Courts

Editor: I am writing to express my support and endorsement of Deborah Smalley for re-election to the office of Fairfield County Clerk of Courts, the only Republican Endorsed Clerk of Courts candidate. More...

Solve financial problems in village

Editor: The statement of Millersport council member Kenny Munday justifying forced annexation of homes outside the city limits because “it is our’s for the taking” is very upsetting. More...

Developmental Disabilities levy supported

Editor: I’m writing to ask voters to support the Developmental Disabilities Renewal Levy. Being a renewal levy, your taxes will not increase. More...

‘Forced annexation’ draws fire

Editor: A couple of good friends emailed me to ask if I’d read last week’s Beacon yet, suggesting I do so immediately. More...

Franklin Township levies questioned

Editor: Another levy proposal is on the March 6 ballots. Are you ready to pay MORE real estate taxes ? Did you know that there was a $5.00 tax added to your vehicle license plate costs in 2011 without a public vote ??? More...

Levacy supported for commissioner

Editor: I wholeheartedly recommend Dave Levacy for the office of Fairfield County Commissioner. Dave is a lifelong resident of our community, an army veteran, and a successful businessman. More...

More support for Myer

Editor: Perry County voters are selecting candidates for county commissioner on March 6. I urge voters to support Jim Myer for Perry County Commissioner. Jim has integrity plus a great work ethic and lots of attention to detail. More...

Bowman supported for Clerk of Courts

Editor: Like most voters, I like to make a decision before I go to the polls on how I will cast my vote. So I check out each candidate as much as I can and decide which one would be the best pick. More...

Licking Park District levy endorsed

Editor: The Board of Trustees of the Licking Land Trust unanimously supports the Licking Park District’s .25 mill operating levy. This amounts to only 2.5 cents for each $100 of valuation. More...