June 16, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

News

School unions agree to base, step increase freezes

BALTIMORE – Liberty Union Thurston School Board members approved contracts for teachers and support staff Monday night. More...

Petition presented to remove new 4-way stop

MILLERSPORT – Why stop traffic 24/7 for two hours a day for 185 days a year?” Main Street George Pettet asked village council members Tuesday night. More...

Addition

The Beacon has learned that off-duty Buckeye Lake State Park employee Jade McKittrick helped pull William P. Remias from the water June 4 at the North Shore boat ramp and administer CPR to him. She said others also helped get him out of the water. More...

Police Report

Police reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • June 9: A driver was cited for traveling 51 in a 35 miles per hour zone on Walnut Road. • June 9: A driver was cited for running a red light on Hebron Road. More...

Editorials & Letters

Writer didn’t document any ‘lies’

Editor: I am happy that Robert Van Dyke took the time to respond to my letter, but he didn’t address any of the “untruths/lies” that were apparently in my previous letters. I ask again, “What were the lies” ? More...

Wolfe said to be part of the problem

Editor: More...

Let’s work together to deal with strays

Editor: I read G. Wolfe’s letter in The Beacon and felt the need to respond. More...

Obituaries

Dale E. Eppley

Dale E. Eppley, 75, of Thornville, passed away on June 6, 2012, at his home. He was born on July 17, 1936, in Millersburg, Ohio, to the late Christian Arthur and Olga Lucille (Hall) Eppley. More...

Dolores A. Guisinger

Dolores A. Guisinger, 66 of Baltimore, passed away June 8, 2012, at her residence. More...

Mary Frances Hupp- Gordon

Mary Frances Hupp-Gordon, 81, of Thornville, passed away on June 8, 2012, at Fairfield Medical Center, Lancaster. She was born on November 9, 1930, in Birmingham, Alabama, to the late Van Dee and Mary Willie (Stephens) Calvert. More...