August 31, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

News

North Bank resident helps clear the air

BUCKEYE LAKE – Sometimes the best way to get rid of a stink is to raise one. Judy Tabash, who frequently visits Buckeye Lake Village, said she noticed a sewer smell wafting about North Bank Road that “really became horrible. More...

Fairfield County candidates set

LANCASTER - Candidates on the Nov. 5 have been certified. Here are the lake-area candidates in Fairfield County. More...

Buckeye Lake secedes from township

BUCKEYE LAKE – Tuesday morning, Licking County Commissioners officially approved Buckeye Lake Village’s request to secede from Union Township, freeing both the village and the township to move forward with November fire levies. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of September 2. No school Monday - Labor Day. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Tuesday: Cheeseburger/WG bun w/pickles, tator tots, fruit & vegetable bar. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Baltimore • Aug. 11: Police were called to a South Main Street address on a report of a person looking in windows. The person left the area before police arrived. More...

Editorials & Letters

Thanks from the Sweet Corn Festival

Editor: The Millersport Lions Club will be hosting its 67th 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...

Owners respond to neighbor

Editor: As the owners of Clay’s Café in Hebron, we wish to set the record straight concerning Mr. Stoner’s Letter to the Editor in last week’s Beacon. More...

Church gives thanks

Editor: Millersport Covenant Church celebrated our 26th anniversary back on July 5th and I have the gray hairs to prove it. Interestingly enough, we have never owned our own building anytime during our 26 year history--until last week that is. More...

Obituaries

William “Bill” Blessing

William “Bill” Blessing, 60, of Baltimore, went home to the Lord after a courageous three year battle on August 21, 2013. Bill worked for Ohio Paperboard in Baltimore. He was a loving and devoted husband, father, and grandfather. More...

John R. Bryan

John R. Bryan, age 62 of Millersport, died August 26, 2013, at Mt. Carmel East Hospital in Columbus. Kauber Sammons Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements. More...

Nona Buskirk

Nona Buskirk, age 77 of Baltimore, passed away on August 17, 2013, at Grant Medical Center. She was born to the late Lola and Ashley Landon on September 14, 1935. More...