May 3, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Lieb’s Island dirt piles will be around awhile

LIEB’S ISLAND – There is some good news and bad for residents staring at the dirt mounds on the southern side of the island. More...

Free Fishing Day is May 3-4

COLUMBUS – Ohioans are encouraged to take advantage of “Free Fishing Days” on May 3-4 and experience the great fishing Ohio has to offer. More...

Council focuses on procedures, not issues

BUCKEYE LAKE – Several Village Council members strongly disagreed Monday night about the appropriate place to discuss topics – open council meetings or committee meetings. More...

Obituaries

Carolyn E. Woods

A memorial service, celebrating the life of Carolyn E. Woods, 65, of Kirkersville, was held April 29, 2014, in the Outville Presbyterian Church, with her pastor, the Rev. M. Stephen Merold as celebrant. More...

Peggy Ann Dupler

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Peggy Ann Dupler, 77, of Millersport, will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 3, 2014, in the chapel of the Kirkersville home of Hoskinson Funeral & Cremation Service, with Fr. William B. More...

Richard Howard Kenney

Graveside funeral services, celebrating the life of Richard Howard Kenney, 93, of Pataskala, were held April 26, 2014, at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens, Columbus. Full military honors were conducted by the Reynoldsburg Post of the V.F.W. More...

Editorials & Letters

A ‘YES’ vote saves you money!

Voters in Union and Walnut townships and in the Villages of Millersport and Thurston can reduce their American Electric Power electricity bills if they approve their electric aggregation issue next week. More...

Tory returns to BLASST

Editor: Hello all of you Beacon readers. What a winter you had! God Bless each and every one of you. For some odd reason, Ohioans feel the need to share your weather with me each and every day as if I needed to hear about it. More...

Writer responds to anonymous flyer

Editor: This is in response to the flyer about the Liberty Union-Thurston School District income tax (Issue 4) that I found hanging on my mailbox. More...

Schools

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Physical education teacher CJ Schmitz asked fifth and sixth graders at Millersport Elementary School to create posters promoting physical activity of their choice Students then selected a winner in e More...

Millersport Elementary names honor students

MILLERSPORT - Millersport Elementary School recently announced its honor students for the third nine-week grading period. All “A” Honor Roll 4th Grade: Carrie Carpenter, Tyler Hall and Ellie Stoner. More...

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of May 5. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Chicken tenders, seasoned fries, roll, and fruit. Tuesday: Mini corn dogs, baked beans w/scoops, and fruit/ vegetable bar. More...