Community News

Coshocton Soil and Water Conservation District holds 79th annual banquet

The Coshocton Soil and Water Conservation District held its 79th annual Banquet at Lake Park Pavilion Thursday evening, Oct. 21. More than one hundred area residents and special guests were in attendance. A buffet dinner was served by Theo’s Restaurant of Cambridge preceding the meeting. The Ohio Soil & Water Conservation Commission held an election […]

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Make trick or treating safe and fun for all

Make trick or treating safe and fun for all

Planning on going trick or treating or passing out candy? Here are some tips to help make it a good experience for everyone including those with disabilities. “If you are passing out candy, understand that you can’t see all disabilities,” said Jen Jones from the ASK Autism support group. “The child who grabs a handful […]

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Rally planned to support Coshocton teachers

Rally planned to support Coshocton teachers

The Coshocton City Education Association (CCEA) filed its Notice of Intent to Strike and Picket with the State Employment Relations Board today, indicating a strike could commence at 12:01a.m. November 1 if the parties don’t reach agreement on their contract.  At issue is disagreement over an economic package that will attract and retain high quality […]

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Sports

Upward basketball sign ups announced

Upward basketball for boys and girls in kindergarten through ninth grade is coming back to Perry Chapel Baptist Church. Registration dates are Tuesday, Nov. 2 and Thursday, Nov. 4 from 5-8 p.m. at Perry Chapel Baptist Church, 19476 TR 380 in Warsaw. You also may register by appointment. Cost per child is $20 with a $50 […]

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Lingo wins Big Bass

Three Rivers Bassmasters held their last club tournament for 2021 with six members competing. The tournament, the Club Bass Classic, was held on the Ohio River at Powhatan Point, on Sunday, Oct. 10. Tournament results are: First – Bret Lingo, 2.21 lbs.; second – John Eckelberry, 2.15 lbs.; third – Herb Stevens, 1.24 lbs.; and […]

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Sports Wrap

Coshocton CHS volleyball picks up MVL wins Thursday evening, Oct. 7, in the Wigwam, the Coshocton Redskins volleyball team moved into sole-possession of second place in the MVL small division with a convincing triumph over visiting New Lexington. Scores of the match were: 25-23, 25-13, and 25-13. It was a total team effort for the […]

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Opinion

The case of the long missing trillion-dollar coin – I have, err, had one!

The case of the long missing trillion-dollar coin – I have, err, had one!

You’ve certainly heard about this, right? It bubbled up in early October and was originally floated in 2011, to bypass any necessity for Congress to raise the country’s borrowing limit – that is from Wikipedia – through the minting of very high value platinum coins. Here’s the rub. I’m pretty sure, almost sure, that I […]

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Fair, fall, football, baseball and some chicken wings

Fair, fall, football, baseball and some chicken wings

By the time most of you have an opportunity to read this column, the 170th annual Coshocton County Fair will be winding down with maybe a stray Stromboli or pygmy goat rambling across the fairgrounds. A gorgeous Saturday certainly provided fairgoers with a great day to enjoy the fair, food and socializing with friends and […]

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It’s time for the fair, fun and fall festivities in Coshocton County

It’s time for the fair, fun and fall festivities in Coshocton County

There aren’t many residents of Coshocton County that have a lack of enjoying the fall season for so many reasons. Besides the enjoyment of high school football Friday nights – and the occasional Saturday game – you have all the beauty and pageantry of fall foliage coinciding with the event of the year – The […]

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Notices

Sheriff Office Report for October 3, 2021

On October 2nd, the Sheriff Office investigated 1 Accident and 6 Complaints.  Accident:  See news release. Complaints:  Steven Miller of Fresno reported identity theft. Not for morning report. Traffic stop. A Coshocton female reported a civil incident in the 1500 block Arthur Avenue. Jonathan M. Schuster of Coshocton was cited for expired plates and driving […]

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Sheriff Office Report for October 2, 2021

On October 1st, the Sheriff Office investigated 1 Accident and 5 Complaints.  Accident: A non-injury accident occurred at the 300 block of South Second Street. Complaints:  Traffic stop. Susan Palmer of Perry Township reported identity fraud. Traffic stop. See news release. Kevin Hardy was arrested for a protection order violation in the 300 block of […]

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Sheriff Office Report for September 30, 2021

On September 29th, the Sheriff Office investigated 0 Accidents and 8 Complaints.  Accidents:   Complaints: Mark Arron of Coshocton reported the theft on the 500 block of Main Street in Coshocton, Ohio. A female subject came to the office to report violation of a protection order. Cynthia Farmer of Coshocton stopped by the Sheriff Office […]

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Clubs & Organizations

Coshocton Soil and Water Conservation District holds 79th annual banquet

The Coshocton Soil and Water Conservation District held its 79th annual Banquet at Lake Park Pavilion Thursday evening, Oct. 21. More than one hundred area residents and special guests were in attendance. A buffet dinner was served by Theo’s Restaurant of Cambridge preceding the meeting. The Ohio Soil & Water Conservation Commission held an election […]

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Write-On Writers announce winners

Write-On Writers announce winners

Coshocton’s Write-On Writers Guild’s third summer writing contest deadline for entries was Aug. 31. Guild members who acted as judges were Rick and Debra Bailey, Gloria Drobnack, Sharon Hunter, Mary Ann Sherman, and Julie Dearyan. Notifications were sent by Julie Dearyan, as were nice certificates to the winners. Winners in the personal essay category were: […]

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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and First Step Family Violence Intervention Services, Inc., is asking area agencies to wear purple and show their support in domestic violence awareness. On Thursday, Oct. 21, wear purple, gather your staff members and take a picture to show your support. After you have taken your picture you can […]

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E-Edition

October 21, 2021 Coshocton County Beacon

October 21, 2021 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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October 14, 2021 Coshocton County Beacon

October 14, 2021 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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October 7, 2021 Coshocton County Beacon

October 7, 2021 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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