Community News

Historic photos of Roscoe Village on display at museum

Historic photos of Roscoe Village on display at museum

Step into a journey through time and witness the remarkable transformation of Roscoe Village, captured through historic photographs from the late 1800s and early 1900s alongside vivid portrayals of its 1970s restoration. Tucked away in the heart of Ohio’s picturesque countryside, Roscoe Village stands as a testament to the enduring spirit of preservation and revitalization. […]

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Walhonding woman killed in SR 16 crash

The Zanesville Post of the State Highway Patrol is investigating a crash on SR 16 that has claimed the life of a Walhonding woman. According to patrol Sgt. Jeff Jirles, troopers were called to SR 16 in Cass Township Friday evening, June 21 at 5:30 p.m. Reports indicate 33-year-old Joshua Samson of Zanesville was eastbound […]

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Health district will host mobile mammography unit

Health district will host mobile mammography unit

The Center for Cancer Health Equity and OSUCCC James Cancer will present its Mobile Mammography Unit at Coshocton Public Health District on Monday, July 1. The mobile unit provides the opportunity for people to receive a breast cancer screening closer to home. It’s also a great resource for those who may be uninsured or underinsured with no […]

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Sports

Wallace wins national champion in weightlifting event

Wallace wins national champion in weightlifting event

When he was a little boy, Cooper Wallace, went to the weight room with his dad to watch football players practice. He said he might have picked up a weight once or twice and really got serious about lifting in seventh grade. The River View High School freshman competed in Baton Rouge, LA on June […]

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Barlan wins A-flight

The River Greens Thursday Morning Ladies League played on May 9 for low putts. The A-flight winner was Rhonda Barlan and B flight was Francie Berg. Low scores were Mardella Rice 42, Rhonda Barlan 44, Missy Vanderkam 46, and Connie Lahna 48.

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Ladies’ golf leagues start

The 2024 season for the Hickory Flats Tuesday Evening Ladies started on April 30. There were 10 members present with the play of the day being low gross minus putts. Linda Miller won A-flight by draw. B-flight winner was Janet McIntyre. Sue Olinger had a low score of 47. The River Greens Thursday Morning Ladies […]

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Opinion

Around the world in just a balloon

Around the world in just a balloon

Those of us that are in a certain “age range” will recall the original 1956 movie, “Around the World in 80 Days” starring David Niven as the English inventor Phileas Fogg. The film was remade in 2004 and starred Steve Coogan as the inventor. The film was based on the Jules Verne classic 1873 novel […]

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Coshocton County is rolling into the New Year

Coshocton County is rolling into the New Year

You can choose the wording but regardless of how you want to construct your sentence (I just got chills from thinking about sentence structure in high school) our community is on the move. New construction projects dot the landscape, businesses are opening, expanding, moving to new locations in both the public and private sectors. It […]

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Squeezin’ the stuffins out

That’s what it looked like to me – the Buckeyes maybe ate too much Thanksgiving turkey and stuffing. Brilliant at times, lethargic when it mattered. Apparently TTUN just wanted it more. Serious fans have already crunched all the numbers and know that the Buckeyes still have an outside chance to make the four-team playoff – […]

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Notices

Sheriff Office Report for Nov. 3, 2021

The Sheriff’s Office investigated 1 Accidents and 6 Complaints.  Accidents:  Chris Winegar of Coshocton reported a non injury accident in the Wal-Mart parking lot. Complaints:  A female reported an assault. A White Eyes Township Trustee reported damage to a property on Township Road 172. Marcia Hardesty of Coshocton reported vandalism in the 400 block of […]

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Sheriff Office Report for Nov. 2, 2021

The Sheriff’s Office investigated 0 Accidents and 10 Complaints.  Accidents:  Complaints:  Deputies responded to an overdose in the 500 block of North Oak Street in West Lafayette John Barker of Coshocton reported a stolen vehicle in the 1500 block of Adams Street Muskingum County Job and Family Services reported a sexual abuse case that took […]

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Sheriff Office Report for Oct. 29, 2021

The Sheriff Office investigated 5 Accident and 4 Complaints.  Accident:  Alia Everhart of Coshocton reported a hit skip in the 300 block of South Third Street. Elisha Shaw of Washington Court House was traveling eastbound on US Route 36 and rear ended a vehicle being operated by Fredrick Wachtel of Coshocton Ceicie Rhoades of Blissfield […]

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Clubs & Organizations

Leadership Coshocton County seeking new members

Leadership Coshocton County seeking new members

The Advisory Board of Leadership Coshocton County (LCC) is seeking two new members to fill vacated at-large and foundation-approved seats.  Interested candidates should have the ability to attend bi-monthly meetings held the Fourth Tuesday of the month as well as attend select program days. The available seats are open to any interested community member and […]

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4-H camps coming up

Coshocton County 4-H has opportunities for youth to learn, make connections, and have fun this summer. Cloverbud Day Camp is for youth finishing kindergarten through those finishing second grade. Cloverbud Day Camp will be Saturday, June 8 at Lake Park from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The theme is “Going on an Olympic Adventure!” Participants […]

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Meet Gatto from the leadership class of 2024

Meet Gatto from the leadership class of 2024

Jen Gatto was born in Cleveland and raised in Old Brooklyn, near the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo.  She attended Catholic schools; graduating in 1993 from Erieview Catholic School, an all-girls school located in downtown Cleveland not far from Cleveland State University. Hers was the first class to be offered post-secondary coursework, so Jen took classes at […]

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E-Edition

June 20, 2024 Coshocton County Beacon

June 20, 2024 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? Request it here!

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June 13, 2024 Coshocton County Beacon

June 13, 2024 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? Request it here!

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June 6, 2024 Coshocton County Beacon

June 6, 2024 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? Request it here!

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