November 2, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Pizza shop submits top bid for property

THORNVILLE – Village Administrator Beth Patrick will recommend that village council members accept a bid from a Thornville business owner to purchase property formerly home to the Thornville Hardware store. More...

Channel widening nearly done

BUCKEYE LAKE – Union Township Trustee John Slater said the project to widen a portion of the South Fork of the Licking River to increase its carrying capacity is nearly complete. 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...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of November 4. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Chicken tenders, seasoned fries, roll/butter, and choice of fruit. Tuesday: Mini corn dogs, baked beans w/scoops, and fruit/ vegetable bar. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Baltimore Reports presented for the Oct. 28, council meeting. More...

Editorials & Letters

Letters to the Editor

Your letters are welcomed and encouraged. We prefer typewritten letters of 250 words or less. All letters must be signed and include your name, address, and a daytime phone number where we can reach you for confirmation purposes. More...

Last chance for Patients First care!

Buckeye Lake Village voters have a rare opportunity! In a nation of seemingly overwhelming problems, Buckeye Lake voters can actually fix something. More...

Candidates have attended meetings

Editor: Thank you for the opportunity to respond. More...

Obituaries

Justin Perry Forwerck

Justin Perry Forwerck, 32, of Philadelphia, PA., passed away October 24, 2013, at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He was born on March 3, 1981, in Coldwater, Ohio, son of Paul Forwerck and LaDonna “Kae” (Locker) Merold. More...

Ronald E “Pete” Lee

A memorial service, celebrating the life of Ronald E “Pete” Lee, 73, of Florida, formerly of Millersport, will be held on Sunday, More...

Johanna M. Pearson

Johanna M. Pearson, 84, of Hebron, former longtime resident of Great Falls, Montana, passed away October 23, 2013, at her residence. More...