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Luncheon held to celebrate National Ag Day

Luncheon held to celebrate National Ag Day

COSHOCTON – The National Ag Day luncheon was an opportunity to celebrate the hard work of farmers and those who work in agriculture-related business or at agencies that support agriculture. The luncheon was held March 21 at Canal Lewisville United Methodist Church and started out with Commissioner Gary Fischer presenting a proclamation celebrating agriculture as […]

Dairy service unit unites farmers

Dairy service unit unites farmers

COSHOCTON – Maureen Pritchard has spent her whole life dairy farming and so have many others who belong to the Coshocton County Dairy Service Unit. “My family has always milked cows,” she said. “I started when I was five and got to be pretty good at it.” Pritchard is secretary/treasurer of the dairy service unit, […]

Ridgewood school board congratulates music students and athletes

WEST LAFAYETTE – The Ridgewood Local School District Board of Education met in regular session March 20. The board, administrators and visitors were surprised by an impromptu performance by the Acapella Choir from Ridgewood Performing Arts Center.  Two selections were performed and enjoyed. Choral Director Haley Evans directed the group. Commendation and congratulations were given […]

Johnson-Humrickhouse museum to host annual What Women Want

Johnson-Humrickhouse museum to host annual What Women Want

COSHOCTON – The Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum will be offering a night out just for women featuring elegant cuisine and wine at What Women Want on April 22. What Women Want: A Night out Just for Women features a luxurious five-course dinner and a What Women Want auction of unique packages and exclusive experiences. The affair begins […]

Presentation at Roscoe to focus on flood of 1913

Presentation at Roscoe to focus on flood of 1913

COSHOCTON – The Roscoe Village Foundation will host a free event featuring facts and photos of the flood of 1913 on Saturday, March 25. The event will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Lock Landing located on the lower level of the visitor center. Dave Snyder, curator of the Walhonding Valley […]

Local Bounty Update

Veggies in season: (limited supplies ) Butternut squash Spinach Kale Fermented sauerkraut Class reminder: Ghee Please is this Thursday @ 6 p.m. April Class : Cooking with essential oils with Brenda Berry, Wednesday, April 26 at 6 p.m. Call or e-mail if you’re interested. Lettuce Walk!  Walking club starts April 4. Tuesday time: 9 a.m. Thursday: 6:15 p.m. If you are […]

Sports

Hopewell’s red team sent off to state touranment

Hopewell’s red team sent off to state touranment

COSHOCTON – The Hopewell Indians paraded down Main Street Friday afternoon, March 24, before heading off to the Special Olympics Ohio State Championships. The Red Team finished its regular season 7-1. They went on to win four games in tournament play and earn the East Section Men’s Division IV title and a trip to the […]

Conkle moving on to National Elks Hoop Shoot

Conkle moving on to National Elks Hoop Shoot

COSHOCTON – Colton Conkle’s competitive drive is taking him all the way to Chicago, Ill. for the National Elks Hoop Shoot. The 9-year-old Coshocton Elementary School fourth grader won the local competition in December 2016. From there he moved on to districts in Dover, state in Columbus and then regionals in Indiana. “I made it […]

Hopewell Indians Red Team preparing for state

Hopewell Indians Red Team preparing for state

COSHOCTON – Aaron Mullins said the Hopewell Indians Red Team’s tournament run is a testament to all their hard work this season and their desire to keep improving. “Going to the state championships is awesome,” said Mullins, who is the team’s head coach. “I’m proud of all of them.” The red team finished its regular […]

Michael signs with Marietta

Michael signs with Marietta

COSHOCTON – Playing college ball has been a dream of Zach Michael’s since his third grade flag football days. The Coshocton High School senior moved one step closer to his dream on March 17 when he signed his letter of intent to play football for Marietta College. “The moment I went to Marietta I fell […]

Gymnasts at Flip-N-Out to go to nationals

Gymnasts at Flip-N-Out to go to nationals

PLAINFIELD – Twenty-four gymnasts at Flip-N-Out Gymnastics in Plainfield have qualified to go to nationals this June in Kingston, TN. Each girl had to place in the top 12 all around at the state championship in their age division to qualify for nationals. Wendy Guilliams, instructor at Flip-N-Out, said that there will be a lot […]

Hopewell’s red team to play in state championships

Hopewell’s red team to play in state championships

COSHOCTON – The Hopewell Indians Red Team won its game on March 11 against Guernsey County  56-52 and then advanced to play the Columbus Comets Green Team on March 12. They won their second game that weekend 56-52 to be named the East Section Men’s Division 4 Champions. The red team will play in the Special Olympics […]

Opinion

Mark’s Musings – March 22, 2017

Mark’s Musings – March 22, 2017

            According to my calendar, spring is officially here. For all of us that thought winter had left us behind and spring actually arrived in February – guess again. Will we still be wearing earmuffs in June? I hope not. Are the seasons changing or is this just a happenchance? […]

Mark’s Musings – March 15, 2017

Mark’s Musings – March 15, 2017

            Seven area wrestlers earned their way to compete at the OHSAA State Wrestling Tournament held in Columbus over the weekend. River View competed in Division II while Coshocton and Ridgewood competed in Division III. Ridgewood senior Colton Bethel capped off a spectacular wrestling career for the Generals and earned […]

Mark’s Musings – March 8, 2017

Mark’s Musings – March 8, 2017

            It sure seems like there is a lot to write about. Unfortunately, most of it is pretty heavy stuff. Hacking, wiretapping, name calling, accusations flying back and forth like the proposed flying car, last minute heroics-or not. Throw in a couple of technical fouls and that’s the only reason […]

Mark’s Musings – March 1, 2017

Mark’s Musings – March 1, 2017

            It seems there are mishaps just about everywhere one turns. The new administration is learning that while the folks in Hollywood just learned that too. I’m sure that everyone has heard about the biggest error in Oscar’s history by now. You can’t blame it on Warren Beatty and Faye […]

Mark’s Musings – February 8, 2017

Mark’s Musings – February 8, 2017

            Astonishing. Incredible. Fantastic. A Super Bowl to remember. It was certainly one for the ages. The 50 year old plus one event that spans the globe did not disappoint, unless you are an Atlanta Falcons fan. Like many of you I felt that the game was pretty much over […]

Mark’s Musings – February 1, 2017

Mark’s Musings – February 1, 2017

            We’ll start with Super Bowl LI. With no “local” favorites playing like the Browns, Bengals or Steelers, this should be a fairly non-controversial subject. I believe that there are enough matters floating around right now that are in the latter category. The Vegas odds makers have the Patriots as […]

Notices

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for Mar. 24, 2017

On Mar. 23, 2017 the Sheriff’s Office investigated 1 accident (s) and 4 complaint (s)   Accidents 4:37 A.M. Samuel Hall of Licking County lost control on US 36 and struck a guard rail and a fence and left the scene.  He was charged with failure to control, OVI and OVI Low Breath.   Complaints […]

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for Mar. 23, 2017

On Mar. 22, 2017 the Sheriff’s Office investigated 2 accident (s) and 4 complaint (s)   Accidents 5:23 P.M. Ryan Hawthorne of Coshocton was traveling east on Cedar Street when he went off the left side of the roadway striking a house and then a vehicle.   6:42 P.M. Clayton Corder of Coshocton was traveling […]

West Lafayette Police Department report for Mar. 22, 2017

On Mar. 21, 2017 the West Lafayette Police Department investigated the following calls:   A resident in the 300 block of East 4th Street reported being harassed.

Legal Notice

Public Notice to Open Coshocton Office Century National Bank, a division of The Park National Bank, located at 14 South Fifth Street, Zanesville, Ohio 43701 is pleased to announce that an application to open a new banking office in Coshocton, Ohio was filed on March 10, 2017 with the Comptroller of the Currency’s (OCC), Chicago, […]

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for Mar. 22, 2017

On Mar. 21, 2017 the Sheriff’s Office investigated 1 accident (s) and 0 complaint (s)   Accidents 4:12 A.M. A Coshocton County EMS vehicle was traveling south on CR 19 near County Road 343 and lost control of the vehicle and went off the right side of the road way and struck a pile of […]

Delinquent Land Tax

ORDER OF SALE ON COMPLAINT FOR FORECLOSURE OF DELINQUENT LAND TAX State of Ohio, Coshocton County Case # 2017 CI 0016 IN THE MATTER OF THE FORECLOSURE OF LIENS FOR DELINQUENT LAND TAXES BY ACTION IN REM, JANETTE DONAKER, TREASURER OF COSHOCTON COUNTY, OHIO Plaintiff VS SPRINGBOARD HOUSING LVA1, LLC, ET AL. PARCELS OF LAND […]

Obituaries

Dorothy M. Lee

COSHOCTON – Dorothy Marie (Summers) Lee, 87, died Wednesday, March 21, 2017 at Coshocton Springs Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was born Dec. 21, 1929 in Cleveland to the late Dewford and Mary Frances (Birch) Summers.  She was a 1937 graduate of Warsaw High School, and she married Eugene Hosfelt in Feb. of 1950, who […]

Margaret Irene “Peggy” (McCormick) Ours

Margaret Irene “Peggy” (McCormick) Ours

WEST LAFAYETTE – Margaret Irene “Peggy” (McCormick) Ours, 92, of West Lafayette, passed away on Tuesday, March 21, 2017. Peggy was born in Huntsville, Ohio, on May 16, 1924, to the late William Boyd and Mary Day (Hover) McCormick. Peggy attended the Ohio State University, where she met the love of her life and future […]

Anna O. Temple

Anna O. Temple

WEST LAFAYETTE – Anna O. Temple, 96, of West Lafayette, passed away Tuesday, March 21, 2017, at her residence following a short illness. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 25, 2017, at the Free Funeral Home Coshocton. Burial will be at the Coshocton County Memory Gardens. Friends may call one hour prior […]

Crystal A. Bowman

WEST LAFAYETTE – Crystal A. Bowman, 73, of West Lafayette passed away Tuesday, March 21, 2017. She was born in Muskingum County on July 24, 1943 to the late Fred and Mamie (Clark) Schlosser. Throughout Crystal’s life she had various jobs in the restaurant business and as a homemaker. She enjoyed cooking, flowers and spending […]

Henry L. Christopher

WARSAW- Henry Lee Christopher, 90, died Friday, March 17, 2017 at The Laurels of Mt. Vernon. He was born March 7, 1927 in Century, WV to the late Charles Robert and Mattie (Strader) Christopher.  He was a 1944 graduate of Buckhanon Upshur High School.  He married Mabel Sue (Fitzgerald) Christopher on April 20, 1946, who […]

Bruce W. Barrick

Bruce W. Barrick

WEST LAFAYETTE – Bruce W. Barrick, 62, of Hickory Flats Dr., died Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at his residence, surrounded by his children, Rachel & Ralph, and grandson Anthony. He was born Nov. 11, 1954 in Parkersburg, WV to the late Jack and Evelyn L. (Wagoner) Barrick.  He was a 1972 graduate of River View High […]

E-Edition

March 22, 2017 Coshocton County Beacon

March 22, 2017 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!

March 15, 2017 Coshocton County Beacon

March 15, 2017 Coshocton County Beacon

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March 8, 2017 Coshocton County Beacon

March 8, 2017 Coshocton County Beacon

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March 1, 2017 Coshocton County Beacon

March 1, 2017 Coshocton County Beacon

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February 22, 2017 Coshocton County Beacon

February 22, 2017 Coshocton County Beacon

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February 15, 2017 Coshocton County Beacon

February 15, 2017 Coshocton County Beacon

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