September 1, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Analysis: Mutual aid needed on 52 percent of Buckeye Lake EMS runs

BUCKEYE LAKE - Fixing the Village of Buckeye Lake’s broken EMS system is NOT Mayor Rick Baker’s first priority. Tearing down dilapidated houses is No. 1, he said at Monday night’s council meeting. More...

Mayor: Communication with fire department to improve

BUCKEYE LAKE – Buckeye Lake Mayor Rick Baker said he and other village officials are working to improve communications with the Buckeye Lake Fire Department following an in-depth study by The Beacon revealing large gaps in the department’ More...

Things to do…

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

Police Report

Police reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Aug. 22: A driver was cited for traveling 46 in a 35 miles per hour zone on Walnut Road. • Aug. More...

Editorials & Letters

Thanks to everyone for 66 wonderful years

Editor: The Millersport Lions Club will be hosting its 66th Sweet Corn Festival this week at Historic Lions Park. Our motto is “We Serve,” and we are fortunate to be serving a community that gives as much as it receives. More...

Buckeye Lake Village leadership is nonexistent

Editor: Buckeye Lake Village Hall was packed for the 8/27 council meeting. Many of us were waiting to hear from Mayor Rick Baker about his plan to improve BLFD staffing and response times. More...

Residents urged to attend council meetings

Editor: I wonder why the Buckeye Lake Mayor and some council members would allow the fire chief to verbally attack one of our village residents after this week’s village council meeting? More...

Obituaries

Lawrence Edward “Larry” VanBibber

Lawrence Edward “Larry” VanBibber, of Baltimore, passed away on August 28, 2012, at Mt. Carmel East Hospital following a short illness. More...

Dale R. Edmister

A funeral service, to celebrate the life of Dale R. Edmister, 89, of Thornville, was held August 28, 2012, at Criss-Schoedinger Funeral Home. Burial followed at Lutheran Cemetery with the Licking County Veterans Alliance providing military honors. More...

William A. “Bill” Erwin

A funeral service for William A. “Bill” Erwin, 66, of Hebron, will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, with Pastor Roger Decker officiating. More...