School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of September 23. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: All beef hot dog/ WG bun, seasoned fries, carrots w/dip, and choice of fruit. Tuesday: French toast sticks w/syrup, cheese omelet or sausage, hash browns, oranges slices or fruit juice. Wednesday: Potato bowl: Popcorn chicken, whipped potatoes, corn & gravy, and fruit. Thursday: Super Nachos: Taco meat, […]

Perry County will vote Nov. 5

NEW LEXINGTON – Rumors that Perry County won’t be able to hold the Nov. 5 election are false. “We will have an election. The state has sent some people to help,” Perry County Board of Elections member Frank Correll told The Beacon. The rumor started after clerk Bev Henery’s retired and former director Chris Russell’s resigned roughly two months before […]

Things to do…

Events Dawes Arboretum – Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. Japanese Harvest Moon Celebration – Friday, Sept. 20, 7 to 9 p.m. Experience an evening of romance and magic in The Arboretum’s Japanese Garden, lit with hanging lanterns and floating luminaries in celebration of the fall harvest. In Japan, fall is celebrated by the viewing of the harvest moon […]

Thanks to Hoskinson, Schoedinger for building donation

Editor: We would like to thank the Hoskinson-Schoedinger Group for the (more than) generous donation of their building to Millersport Covenant Church. This gesture is certainly something you do not see every day and reaffirms that there are businesses out there focused on “doing well by doing good”. Ecclesiastes 7:14 says, “In the day of prosperity be joyful, but in […]

Hebron Festival 5K Run/Walk set for Sept. 28

HEBRON – The 6th Annual Hebron Music & Arts Festival 5K Run/Walk is set for Saturday, Sept. 28, in Hebron’s Evans Park. The event is part of the Lancaster Festival Grand Prix Series. Pre-registration is $15; race day registration is $20. Email registration is available at or by calling Andrea Chapman at 740-507-0775. Race-day signup begins at 7:30 a.m. […]

I-70 traffic shifts

JACKSONTOWN – I-70 eastbound traffic is now experiencing a slight shift in the traffic pattern two miles west of Ohio 79. Eastbound traffic will be shifted to the median where each of the 12-foot driving lanes will be separated by a permanent median barrier wall. Motorists are urged to drive with caution and to obey all posted signs. This work […]

2013-09-21 E-Edition

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