February 25, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Mayor: Baltimore ‘headed in the right direction’

BALTIMORE – Baltimore is “headed in the right direction” with the introduction of several new businesses and a new village administrator, said Baltimore Mayor Robert Kalish during his State of the Village address Monday morning at L More...

Township could end up with cemetery, another church

UNION TOWNSHIP – A move to transfer control of the Licking Cemetery and possibly an old Baptist Church to the Union Township Trustees was delayed after the trustees had some questions about the deed, the trustees said Monday night. More...

Things to do…

Events Dawes Arboretum - Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. More...

Obituaries

Kathy I. (Rousculp) Barton

Kathy I.(Rousculp) Barton, 57, of Millersport, passed away on February 17, 2012, at Mount Carmel West Hospital, Columbus. She was born on August 25, 1954, in Newark, to the late Frank and Blanche (Snider) Rousculp. More...

Robert Hamilton

A funeral service for Robert Hamilton of Thornville will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday February 25, 2012, at Our Lady of Mt Carmel Catholic Church, Buckeye Lake, with Rev. Fr. William Ferguson officiating. More...

Jo Anne James

Jo Anne James, 80, of Millersport, went home to be with the Lord, on Monday, February 20, 2012, at her home, with her family at her side. More...

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We do NOT publish election letters in the final issue before an election.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...

‘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...

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...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of February 27. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: No School Tuesday: Hip dipper, seasoned green beans, and choice of fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Feb. 17: A Duke service station employee reported a customer left without paying for $40.01 in gasoline, and another left that day without paying for $20 in gasoline. More...