Writer says police search his home violated his rights



Editor: I’m a resident of the Village of Buckeye Lake and have owned a business here for 18 years. I’m also a registered voter, U. S. Army veteran and lived in the lake area for 34 years. I’ve only been to one town meeting and that was to support our police department several years ago. I went on the belief […]

Reader enjoys Cotton Sites Christmas decorations



Editor: This letter is overdue as it is now March, and everyone’s Christmas decorations have long been put away (well, maybe not, I still have a pine wreath on my door), but the letter is due none the less. I would like to personally thank Mr. Cotton Sites for all the time and effort he puts into the Christmas display […]

Park National collecting supplies for overseas troops



Editor: Park National Bank is heading a program to mail needed items to our overseas troops. They have drop off boxes in their lobbies to collect all donations. The list consists of: Disinfectant wipes, gum, toothpaste, hygiene items, Mac 3 razors, Aussie Shampoo, movies DVDs, coffee, hard candy, Oreos cookies, white T-shirts & socks, batteries, sun block, Q-Tips, Zip Lock […]

Watchdog’ says water agreement hasn’t been signed



Editor: Contrary to Kirkersville Council member Miller’s letter in the February 17th Beacon, David Goll, a Southwest Licking Sewer and Water District board member, announced at the Etna Township Trustees meeting held March 7, 2007, that Kirkersville has NOT signed an agreement with them regarding water. Ms. Miller’s letter stated that a unanimous decision was made in the February 7th […]

Trustee: ‘Change is progress’



Editor: Once again it is another Liberty Township zoning issue in regard to the decision of our Zoning Board of Appeals on the Richardson appeal. My questions are: Why are these issues occurring on almost a regular basis in our township? Who in charge let these issues occur? Has zoning been ill advised in the past? Zoning Resolutions should be […]

School lunches



School lunch menus for the week of March 12th. Hebron/Jackson/Lakewood Intermediate Monday: Pizza, garden salad, and chilled pineapple. Tuesday: Hamburger, oven baked fries, and chilled peaches. Wednesday: Chicken patty, tater tots, and home-style applesauce. Thursday: Ravioli/meat sauce, mixed veggies, and apple wedges. Friday: Mac & cheese, seasoned green beans, dinner roll, and ice cream cup. Lakewood High/ Middle School Monday: […]

Edwin F. Bowers



A funeral service celebrating the life of Edwin F Bowers, age 101, formerly of Buckeye Lake was held March 7, 2007, at the First Community Church of Buckeye Lake with Revs. David Moody and Kevin Blade officiating. Burial followed at Glen Rest Memorial Estates, Reynoldsburg. He died Saturday March 3, 2007 in Newark. He was born August 21, 1905 in […]

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