December 22, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Union Township approves fire contract with Hebron

UNION TOWNSHIP – Union Township Trustees unanimously approved its one-year contract for fire service Monday night with the Village of Hebron after the village requested a minor change from a version of the contract the trustees previously appro More...

Mayor breaks tie to approve township fire contract

HEBRON - Mayor Clifford Mason broke a 3-3 tie vote Dec. 12 to approve a motion directing the village solicitor to draft a resolution to approve a contract to provide fire/EMS services to Union Township in 2013. More...

Photos

Santa Claus found his way to the new Buckeye Lake Library last week. His visit was co-sponsored by the Licking County Library and Friends of the Buckeye Lake Library. More...

Obituaries

Bobbie L. Boysel

Bobbie L. Boysel, 73, of Bellefontaine, passed away December 14, 2012, at his home. He was born in Pickaway County, Ohio, on May 4, 1939, to the late George W. and Sara Davidson Boysel. More...

Joyce Ann Schampier

Joyce Ann Schampier, 63, of Hebron, died suddenly December 14, 2012, at her home. She was born December 16, 1948, in Mansfield; and had worked as a case worker and counselor at the Franklin County Children’s services for 37 years. More...

Editorials & Letters

It’s business as usual for Buckeye Lake EMS

More than five months have passed since the no-response tragedy on Dockside Drive prompted a Beacon investigation that continues to this day. More...

‘We are all thieves of some sort’

Editor, More...

Two villages are ‘out of touch’

Editor: Although Baltimore and Buckeye Lake are two different communities, they do share one similarity. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of January 1. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday-Wednesday: No school - Christmas Break. Thursday: Funable lunch: turkey & cheese sandwich on WG goldfish bread, carrot sticks w/dip, and fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Dec. 14: A driver ran a stop sign on Mill Dam Road. • Dec. 14: A driver was cited for traveling 46 in a 35 miles per hour zone on Walnut Road. • Dec. More...