October 26, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Hebron proposes changes to fire contract

UNION TOWNSHIP – Hebron Mayor Clifford Mason believes the Village Council members could likely live with Union Township’s offer of a $420,000 fire contract for 2014 – same as the 2013 contract – but will Union Township Trustee More...

Candidates in their own words

LAKE AREA – The Beacon has surveyed lake-area candidates in most contested elections to help our readers make their decisions. Candidates were asked to respond to two questions: 1. More...

Lakewood should be off the ballot until 2018

HEBRON – Lakewood won’t be on the ballot until 2018, Superintendent Jay Gault said Oct. 9. The only caveat would be unexpected state legislation that would further reduce the district’s state funding. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of October 28. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Chicken nuggets, whipped potatoes/gravy, roll/ butter, and choice of fruit. Tuesday: Cheeseburger/WG bun w/pickles, tator tots, fruit/ vegetable bar. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Sept. 12: Police responded to a report of an assaulted male at a Walnut Road residence. The man said he was pushed, but had no visible injuries. More...

Editorials & Letters

It’s not negativity, it’s incompetence

Buckeye Lake Village’s ruling clique has been doing quite a bit of whin- ing about negativity. The culprits, of course, are The Beacon and a handful of fearless letter writers. “The negatively has got to stop,” they whine. More...

This is it for election letters

We do NOT publish election letters in our final issue before an election. However, candidates criticized in a letter in this issue may respond specifically to that criticism next week. More...

Horn makes his case for reelection

Editor: Dear Residents of Walnut Township: Thank you for believing in me four years ago and giving me the opportunity to serve you. More...

Obituaries

Carol L. Charles

A funeral service for Carol L. Charles, 73, of Hebron, was held Oct. 22, 2013, at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, with Pastor Bill Beard officiating. Burial followed in Newark Memorial Gardens. More...

G. Kenneth Mohler

G. Kenneth Mohler, 70, of Baltimore, passed away October 15, 2013, at Heartland Fairfield. Kenneth was a member of the Baltimore United Methodist Church. More...

Norris Frank Peters

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Norris Frank Peters, 61, of Hebron, will be held at 11 a.m. More...