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Vendor and craft show set for March 9

Butterfly Productions Unlimited LLC. will host the Spring Things & Bling Vendor and Craft Show Saturday, March 9, from noon to 6 p.m. at The EpiCenter, 100 E. Main St. in West Lafayette. Contact Mary at 740-294-1938 for information on participating or visit the Butterfly Productions Unlimited Facebook page. Butterfly Productions Unlimited LLC. is an […]

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Accident involved semi and vehicle

On Feb. 13, 2024 at approximately 11:11 a.m. the sheriff’s office received a 911 call in reference to an injury accident involving a semi and vehicle in the 26000 block of State Route 83, Keene Township. Upon arrival of emergency personnel, it was determined that Walter Withrow, 63 years old, of Shreve was traveling north […]

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Annual cemetery clean up announced

Annual cemetery clean up will take place March 18-22. All items that you wish to keep must be removed from graves located in South Lawn, Roscoe, Oakridge, and Caldersburg before Monday, March 18. You may begin to place decorations on graves after Friday, March 22. Please note that clean up is earlier than normal.

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Sports

Addy advances to state, girls’ relay makes podium

Addy advances to state, girls’ relay makes podium

Ten River View swimmers competed in the OHSAA Central-Southeast District Division II Championship Meet at Ohio University on Feb. 16. The top eight in each event were awarded medals, with the top three in individual events, and the top two in relays, earning automatic state tournament berths, with the remaining at large spots seeded by […]

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Lahna inducted into coaches hall of fame

Lahna inducted into coaches hall of fame

Ridgewood High School baseball coach Chad Lahna was inducted into the Eastern District Baseball Coaches Association’s Hall of Fame. As a baseball player for the Generals, Lahna showed how much of a competitor he is as he led the 1998 team to the regional finals, winning both sectional games, both district games, and the regional […]

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River View advances 10 swimmers

The Ohio High School Athletic Association’s East District Sectional Tournament Swim Meet was held at Steubenville High School on Feb. 10. The River View girls placed second overall out of 21 schools, advancing six swimmers to the district tournament, while the boys placed seventh out of 20, qualifying four swimmers for the district meet. District […]

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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

Sponsors needed for golf scramble

Sponsors needed for golf scramble

Operations Veterans Helping Veterans is seeking sponsors for its sixth annual golf scramble scheduled for Saturday, May 18. OVHV is a non-profit started by local veterans to help other local veterans in need. In the past they have helped with utility payments, food, rent, scholarships, Thanksgiving dinners, and Christmas shopping. With a $50 donation, businesses […]

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Meet Wright from Leadership Coshocton County

Meet Wright from Leadership Coshocton County

Karen Wright is a native Coshoctonian. A River View graduate, she was active in band, playing percussion and in the flag corps and remembers with esteem Band Director JP Branham. She said she looked up to his style and dedication to his students, and because of her experience in band, all her children were in […]

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Meet Hernandez from the LCC Class of 2024

Meet Hernandez from the LCC Class of 2024

Jose Hernandez was born in Puerto Rico and his grandfather moved his entire family- aunts; uncles; cousins, etc., to New York when he was an infant.  The family initially lived in a six-story building but finding that space too confining, they relocated to Philadelphia, PA. There his mother worked in the nearby Nerf Factory while […]

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E-Edition

February 22, 2024 Coshocton County Beacon

February 22, 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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February 15, 2024 Coshocton County Beacon

February 15, 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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February 8, 2024 Coshocton County Beacon

February 8, 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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