Community News

Kids enjoy showing off sheep in lamb lead class

Kids enjoy showing off sheep in lamb lead class

The lamb lead classes at the Coshocton County Fair were held on Oct. 4 and the participants had a fun time showing off their sheep and their outfits. The outfits were to be made of some type of wool and several of the children were wearing dresses or jumpers that were made by their grandmothers […]

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Coshocton Driver Training moving to new location

A local business that has branches in other counties is outgrowing its Coshocton space. Coshocton Driver Training will be changing the location of the Coshocton branch after more than 20 years in the Downtowner Plaza. The new location will be 123 S. Second St. in Coshocton, between Kentucky Fried Chicken and the Valero gas station. Co-owner Kenny […]

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13 authors planning to attend annual book fair

Coshocton’s Write-On Writers Guild is sponsoring its second annual book fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, at Frontier Power Community Room, 770 S. Second St. in Coshocton. There are presently 13 authors who are planning to bring their new books to sell. This makes a wonderful opportunity for selecting from a […]

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Sports

Kids America sets volleyball tryouts

Kids America sets volleyball tryouts

Kids America volleyball tryouts will be held on Sunday, Oct. 30 and Sunday, Nov. 13 at Kids America. The Oct. 30 tryouts will be for the 10, 11, and 12 year old regional and American levels. Time is noon to 2 p.m. Check in at 11:30 a.m. and a mandatory parent meeting will be at […]

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BWA Pro Wrestling coming to RV Junior High

Anyone who loves pro wrestling won’t want to miss the chance to get an up close look at some of Buckeye Wrestling Alliance’s toughest wrestlers.  BWA’s Blurred Lines event is coming to River View Junior High on Saturday, Sept. 24.  Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and bell time is 7:30 p.m. Megan Philabaum, mother of […]

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Elks hosting soccer shoot

Elks hosting soccer shoot

The local Elks Soccer Shoot will be held Saturday, Sept. 17 at the soccer fields at Lake Park. Elks members will be set up at the south end where the Halo Sky Boutique was located. The time is from 9-11 a.m. Registration will be at the time of the event. The age groups for both […]

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Opinion

The Coshocton County Fair is about the past, present and future

Sure, that’s quite a lengthy headline for a subject that’s familiar to everyone in Coshocton County. It’s exciting to see the calendar flip to September and even more so as we hit the autumn season. We’re so fortunate that our county fair is the next to last fair in the state with only Fairfield next […]

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There’s a feeling of fall in the air

There’s a feeling of fall in the air

I know that many of you will agree that a favorite time of year in Coshocton County is the fall season. With one week to go on the calendar before it is “officially” fall, it’s time to recap why I consider fall my favorite time to be in Coshocton County. There is only one not […]

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A statistic is a statistic is just a statistic

I dare ya to say that three times real fast – in fact, I double dog dare ya! Yes, I know. That is a breach of etiquette and of course, I know how to spell “you.” I just chose the shorter option. I am referring to the most recent statistics posted on inflation – they […]

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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

13 authors planning to attend annual book fair

Coshocton’s Write-On Writers Guild is sponsoring its second annual book fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, at Frontier Power Community Room, 770 S. Second St. in Coshocton. There are presently 13 authors who are planning to bring their new books to sell. This makes a wonderful opportunity for selecting from a […]

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Writing group to hold annual book fair

Writing group to hold annual book fair

Mark your calendars for Coshocton’s second annual book fair to be held Saturday, Oct. 15, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Frontier Power’s Community Room, 770 S. Second St. Authors will have tables to display and sell books they’ve written and will autograph them for buyers. People also will have the chance to talk […]

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United Way hires new executive director

United Way hires new executive director

The United Way of Coshocton County announced Scott Edson as its new executive director effective Monday, Sept. 5. He will succeed Lyn Mizer who has served in this position for the past 11 years. Following a statewide search, Edson was selected. Edson has more than 20 years of community outreach, recreation, and administrative experience. With […]

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E-Edition

October 6, 2022 Coshocton County Beacon

October 6, 2022 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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September 29, 2022 Coshocton County Beacon

September 29, 2022 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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September 22, 2022 Coshocton County Beacon

September 22, 2022 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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