June 9, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Township’s share of Thornwood project drops

UNION TOWNSHIP – Union Township is responsible for less of next year’s Thornwood Drive repaving project than anticipated, said Union Township Trustee President John Slater Monday night. More...

Lakewood Drama needs help in national contest

HEBRON – More than 120 Lakewood Drama students were involved in this spring’s production of “Annie.” Now Lakewood Drama is competing in a national contest – Broadway in My Hometown – for a local visit by part of th More...

First step taken to replace district income tax

MILLERSPORT - Walnut Township Board of Education members took the first step Monday night toward replacing the school district’s income tax levy. More...

Schools

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Buckeye Lake Area Civic Association recently presented its first Young American Award and $250 to Sheridan senior Kaleb Rockwell who will be attending the US Air Force Academy. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake More...

Editorials & Letters

Council thanked for reconsidering $45,000 water position

Editor: At the 5/29 Buckeye Lake Village Council meeting, Council Member Jeryne Peterson said, “We’re taking back control - this is NOT a one-person council!” For years, Council President Charlene Hayden has played the dictator role More...

Writer says she has solution for stray cat problem

Editor: Cats! Cats! Cats! I have finally came up with a solution with all the stray cats. I suggest that if one owns a cat that they dearly love, then keep it in the house, instead of letting it roam the neighborhood. More...

‘Watchdog’ says township favored one company in road bid

Editor: After reading The Beacon’s report on Licking Township’s award of its summer road projects, I wish they had seen how Bowling Green Township handled the bids and contract for its summer road projects. More...

Obituaries

John R. Cremeans

John R. Cremeans, 69, of Thornville, passed away on June 4, 2012, at his home. He was born on October 3, 1942, in Proctorville, Ohio, to the late Hobart Berton and Mabel Ellen (Mann) Cremeans. John was a racing enthusiast, U.S. More...

Raymond Burt Hommon

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Raymond B. Hommon, 65, of Hebron, was held June 4, 2012, at the Hebron home of The Hoskinson-Schoedinger Funeral & Cremation Service, with Pastor Brian Harkness as celebrant. More...

Daniel C. Lauterbach

In loving memory of Daniel C. Lauterbach of Thornville, OH., who left this world on June 3, 2012 surrounded by his loving family. He was born March 10, 1952, in Richmond, Virginia, to the late Freddie and Veva Lauterbach. More...