August 9, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

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Surplus auction features SUVs

COLUMBUS – More than 120 vehicles will be up for bid at the State of Ohio surplus auction Saturday, Aug. 9. The auction will be held at the General Services Division headquarters, 4200 Surface Road, Columbus. More...

Neighbors support Legend Valley owners

JACKSONTOWN – None of the Legend Valley neighbors present at Monday night’s Licking Township Trustees’ meeting agreed with the anonymous neighbor quoted in last week’s Beacon. More...

Council committee reconsidering golf cart rules

BUCKEYE LAKE – Village Council’s Public Safety Committee, by a two to one vote, is recommending to the full council that the ordinance prohibiting licensed golf carts from operating on Ohio 79 be revised. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Baltimore • July 21: Police took a property damage accident report in the 300 block of S. Park. 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...

Sweet Corn Festival 5K celebrates its 25th anniversary August 30

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VFW scholarships are available

Editor: It’s time to start thinking about money for school. At any level, money is always needed for school. More...

Obituaries

Stacy Celeste (Kitchen) Ault

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Stacy Celeste (Kitchen) Ault, age 41 of Newark, will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, August 7, 2014, in the Jacksontown United Methodist Church with Pastors Bob Beyer and Carol Kirk as celebrants. More...

Clayton A. Bittinger

Clayton A. Bittinger, 89, of Millersport, passed away August 3, 2014, at the Pickering House in Lancaster. He was born on August 4, 1924, in Springs, PA, son of the late Elmer and Bertha (Folk) Bittinger. More...

William E. Goslin

A funeral service for William E. Goslin of Thornville was held August 4, 2014, at the Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home with Pastor Gene Waters officiating. More...