Community News

Treasurer Mandel announces launch of Coshocton County local government Checkbooks on OhioCheckbook.com

Treasurer Mandel announces launch of Coshocton County local government Checkbooks on OhioCheckbook.com

FRESNO – Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel announced today the launch of White Eyes Township, Tuscarawas Township, Oxford Township, and the Village of Conesville’s online checkbooks on OhioCheckbook.com.  In December 2014, Treasurer Mandel launched OhioCheckbook.com, which sets a new national standard for government transparency and for the first time in Ohio history puts all state spending […]

Reforming the way Washington works

WASHINGTON, DC – Continuing his efforts to rein in out-of-control regulators, Congressman Bob Gibbs joined a bipartisan group in Congress to stop regulations costing $1 billion or more until any pending litigation is completed. With more major regulations being challenged in court, the status of those regulations, including compliance requirements for American businesses, can be […]

Mission Auto moving back under one roof

COSHOCTON – Mission Auto is putting all its services back under one roof. The company’s Quick Lube and Lease IT Own IT that was located on State Route 16 next to Edie Ryan’s will be back at its U.S. 36 location. “With personnel changes we needed to not be so extended,” said Sharon Revennaugh, who […]

COTC thanks Friends of Coshocton Campus

COTC thanks Friends of Coshocton Campus

COSHOCTON – Friends of the Coshocton Campus of Central Ohio Technical College enjoyed a ride on the Monticello III Canal Boat on Saturday, Sept. 24 and then met for lunch and enjoyed a piece of cake decorated in the COTC colors and 45 year logo at the Lock Landing in Roscoe Village. Bonnie L. Coe, […]

Jones Metal Products chairperson speaks at COTC accreditation event

Jones Metal Products chairperson speaks at COTC accreditation event

NEWARK – Four associate degree engineering technology programs at Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) have been internationally accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ETAC/ABET). The ETAC/ABET accredited programs are electrical engineering technology, architectural engineering technology, civil engineering technology and mechanical engineering technology. “The mission of Central […]

CHS crowns 2016 homecoming queen

CHS crowns 2016 homecoming queen

COSHOCTON – Mykaela Euton was all smiles after being named Coshocton High School’s 2016 Homecoming Queen before the Redskins took on Cambridge High School Friday night, Sept. 23. Joining her on the court were fellow seniors Cassidy Cantrell, Courtney Guthrie, Ally Stein, and Amia Woods.

Sports

RVHS vs CHS boys soccer

RVHS vs CHS boys soccer

RVHS girls place 10th in golf tournament

WARSAW – The River View girls’ golf team’s most recent match was at Zoar Village Golf Course for the Tri-County Post season Tournament. River View shot a 397 on the day to finish in 10th place out of 20 teams in the tournament. River View individual scores were: Marie Stufflebean – 89 (second team all tournament); Shelby […]

Ridgewood defeats Malvern in volleyball

WEST LAFAYETTE – Ridgewood defeated Malvern at Malvern by scores of 25-21, 25-15, and 25-21 and the Lady Generals are now 6-2 in the league and 7-5 overall. Ridgewood stats were: Cassie Mladek – 10 kills, 6 digs, 3 blocks, 12 points, 2 aces; Autumn Brown – 9 kills, 11 digs, 4 blocks, 7 points, and 1 ace; […]

RVHS lady golfers play in tri-match

WEST LAFAYETTE – On Sept. 21 River View’s girls’ golf team had a tri-match at River Greens Golf Course. Team scores were: River View – 199; Tri-Valley – 170; and Ridgewood – 229. River View individual scores were: Marie Stufflebean – 45; Emma Anderson – 50; Shelby Byland – 50; Peyton Werntz- 54; Kailyn Shalosky […]

RVHS golfers top Danville and Newcomerstown

WARSAW – On Sept. 20 the River View High School boys golf team golfed against Newcomerstown and Danville at Hickory Flats. Team scored were River View – 163; Danville – 172; and Newcomerstown – 199. Individual scores for River View were: Jake Moore – 37; Josh Noe – 40; Lucas Huston – 43; Jaxon Rinkes […]

Black Bear lady golfers face John Glenn

WARSAW – River View’s girls’ golf team played the front nine Sept. 20 at Wildfire Golf Course. Team scores were: River View – 204 and John Glenn – 183 River View’s individual scores were: Marie Stufflebean – 45; Kailyn Shalosky – 49; Peyton Werntz – 51; Shelby Byland – 59; and Emma Anderson – 60.

Opinion

Mark’s Musings – September 21, 2016

Mark’s Musings – September 21, 2016

Did you make it to the 2016 Wings Over Coshocton Air Show? Fantastic, tremendous, stupendous and fabulous are just a few of the words that I can use to describe this event. Bethel and Connie Toler and ALL of the folks that contributed their time, talent and treasure to make the 2016 edition one to […]

Mark’s Musings – September 14, 2016

Mark’s Musings – September 14, 2016

It seems that a fondness for the nostalgic is back. According to what I’m hearing and seeing, the 1980s and 1990s are all the rage right now. I had the ol’ disco ball out over the weekend – polishing it up for that big dance coming up. Not! Are you kidding me? Everyone knows that […]

Mark’s Musings – September 7, 2016

Mark’s Musings – September 7, 2016

This Sunday marks the 15th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 tragedy. A date that many say changed not only our nation, but the world in which we live. As you reflect on the date of 9-11-01 and the lives lost and the lives lost since that date in the war on terror–let alone the […]

Mark’s Musings – August 31, 2016

Mark’s Musings – August 31, 2016

I have discovered two words that should never be combined – at least in my opinion. “Veggie and burger”. Nope. Not ever. Give me the real beef any day. Now, I am sure that somewhere out there in this big ol’ world there exists a decent tasting “veggie burger”. The turkey ones are okay, but […]

Mark’s Musings – August 24, 2016

Mark’s Musings – August 24, 2016

It’s on to Tokyo for the 2020 summer Olympics. The U.S. of A. captured 121 total medals, 46 gold, 37 silver and 38 bronze to lead all nations in Rio. Great Britain landed the second most gold medals with 27 gold, 23 silver and 17 bronze. China was third in gold medals with 26 and […]

Mark’s Musings – August 17, 2016

Mark’s Musings – August 17, 2016

This year’s summer Olympics have certainly been a pleasure to watch. Swimming, gymnastics, basketball, volleyball and other sports have been favorable to the Americans. The devotion that these athletes put forth to garner a few moments of fame is astounding. And it is hard to fathom what an athlete thinks about that finishes second, third […]

Notices

West Lafayette Police Department Report for Sept. 25, 2016

On Sept. 24, 2016, the police department investigated the following calls. Nothing to report

West Lafayette Police Department Report for Sept. 26, 2016

On Sept. 25, 2016, the police department investigated the following calls. Officer received a traffic complaint in the 200 block of East 6th Street. Todd A. Berry, age 37, of 27934 Township Road 194 Fresno, Ohio was arrested in the 300 Block of North George Street for two warrants for failure to appear.

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for Sept. 23, 2016

On Sept. 22, the Sheriff’s Office investigated zero accident(s) and two complaint(s).   Complaints 10:30 a.m.: The litter officer reported an illegal dump site on County Road 410 5:01 p.m.: James Richesson of Coshocton was cited for possession of marijuana     Source: www.coshoctoncounty.net/sheriff

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for Sept. 22, 2016

On Sept. 21, the Sheriff’s Office investigated zero accident(s) and two complaint(s).   Complaints 4:12 PM: James McClain of Coshocton was arrested for domestic violence 6:06 PM: Christina Foster of Coshocton reported broke into her residence and took several items     Source: www.coshoctoncounty.net/sheriff

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for Sept. 21, 2016

On Sept. 20, the Sheriff’s Office investigated one accident(s) and one complaint(s).   Accidents 2:07 PM: Kathleen Brelsford failed to stop at a stop sign and struck a vehicle operated by Mary Harmon     Complaints 4:00 AM: The litter officer reported an illegal dump site on Township Road 58       Source: www.coshoctoncounty.net/sheriff

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for Sept. 20, 2016

On Sept. 19, the Sheriff’s Office investigated zero accident(s) and two complaint(s).   Complaints 3:48 AM: Shelly Brillhart of Coshocton reported vandalism to a vehicle 8:00 PM: The litter officer reported an illegal dump site on Township Road 158.   Source: www.coshoctoncounty.net/sheriff

Obituaries

Janet K.  Harper

Janet K. Harper

COSHOCTON – Janet (Kanuckel) Harper, 89, of Coshocton died Monday, September 26, 2016 at the Coshocton County Memorial Hospital. She was born July 31, 1927 in Blissfield to the late Harve and Erma (Reed) Kanuckel.  She is survived by her husband of nearly 70 years, Louis F. Harper; two daughters, Debbie (John) Dunlop and Lisa (Mike) […]

Donna E. Shearn

COSHOCTON – Donna Ellen Shearn, 62, of Pine St. died Friday, September 16, 2016 at Central Ohio Hospice in Newark. She was born July 17, 1954 Cambridge to the late Harlan E. and Ellen J. (Stillons) Weaver. She was a health care giver and a lover of dogs. She is survived by her sons, Latoni […]

Oblee Sammons

COSHOCTON – Oblee Sammons, 79, of TR 306 died Friday, September 16, 2016 at the Coshocton County Memorial Hospital. He was born Aug. 4, 1937 in Gant, TN to the late Andrew and Viola (Litton) Sammons. He worked as a boilermaker for over 25 years and was a U.S. Navy veteran. He is survived by […]

Marilyn M. Wright

Marilyn M. Wright

WEST LAFAYETTE- Marilyn Melva Wright, 91, a resident of Lafayette Pointe Care Center, died on September 14, 2016 at the care center. She passed away peacefully in her sleep. She and her twin sister Marion Grace were born on June 13, 1925 in Ashtabula, Ohio to the late Lilah Sprague Bates and Kenneth Shufelt Bates.  […]

Mildred L. Rehard

COSHOCTON – Mildred L. Rehard, 82, of San Diego, California passed away at her home on Tuesday, September 13, 2016. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time. The Miller Funeral Home, Coshocton is serving the family.

Glenn E. Mikesell

Glenn E. Mikesell

COSHOCTON – Glenn E. Mikesell, 93, a resident of the Coshocton Springs Care Center died Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016 at the care center. He was born Dec. 20, 1922 in New Guilford to the late Albert and Pearl (Farmer) Mikesell. Glenn was a 1940 graduate of Union High School and a 1950 graduate of The […]

E-Edition

September 21, 2016 Coshocton County Beacon

September 21, 2016 Coshocton County Beacon

This week’s e-edition of The Coshocton County Beacon is now online. Want to get free mail delivery of the print edition of The Beacon? <a href=”http://www.coshoctonbeacontoday.com/request/”>Request it here!</a>

September 14, 2016 Coshocton County Beacon

September 14, 2016 Coshocton County Beacon

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September 7, 2016 Coshocton County Beacon

September 7, 2016 Coshocton County Beacon

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Fall Home Improvement 2016

Fall Home Improvement 2016

This year’s e-edition of the Fall Home Improvement Special Section is now online. Want to get free mail delivery of the print edition of The Beacon? Request it here!

2016 Fall Sports Preview

2016 Fall Sports Preview

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August 31, 2016 Coshocton County Beacon

August 31, 2016 Coshocton County Beacon

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Other Recent Posts

Rose M. Jones

Rose M. Jones

| September 26, 2016

Rose M. Jones, 82, of Coshocton passed away Saturday September 24, 2016 at Walnut Grove Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was born in Dayton, OH on January 17, 1934 to the late Harley and Mildred (Lockwood) Fuller. Rose is a member of the Burt Avenue Wesleyan Church, she worked as a waitress and at RHDD […]

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FAFSA night schedule

| September 26, 2016

COSHOCTON – Coshocton C.A.R.E.S. is sponsoring a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) Assistance Night for all interested Coshocton County students and parents on Wednesday, Oct. 12, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Coshocton High School in the third floor computer lab. College counselors and Coshocton CARES Advisors will be available to provide free […]

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Area Youth Chorale announces auditions

Area Youth Chorale announces auditions

| September 26, 2016

COSHOCTON – Auditions for the 15th season of the Coshocton Youth Chorale have been set for Oct. 10, 11, and 14 at The Presbyterian Church, 142 North Fourth Street in Coshocton. The high school contingent of the Coshocton Community Choir family, the Youth Chorale rehearses Tuesdays from 5:45 – 7:15 p.m. at The Presbyterian Church, and […]

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Fairboard members discuss what it takes to run the fair

Fairboard members discuss what it takes to run the fair

| September 26, 2016

COSHOCTON – Organizing the Coshocton County Fair each year is a year-long process and nobody knows that better than the Coshocton County Agricultural Society. With electric bills, paying premiums, entertainment, and employees, and operating the grounds in the off-season, the fairboard depends a lot on the community to help out. “I think the biggest challenge […]

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Sheriff’s office and schools working on plans to arm staff in buildings

Sheriff’s office and schools working on plans to arm staff in buildings

| September 23, 2016

COSHOCTON – In cooperation with the Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office, the boards of education at Coshocton City Schools, the Coshocton County Career Center, and River View Local Schools will be taking the necessary steps to pass resolutions and implement policies for the arming of specially trained staff members in their buildings. All three districts have […]

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