Community News

COTC unveils new Digital Comparison Microscope in Forensic Science Technology

COTC unveils new Digital Comparison Microscope in Forensic Science Technology

NEWARK – Central Ohio Technical College announces the newest addition of a state-of-the-art Unitron CFM Digital Comparison Microscope to the Forensic Science Technology program. “This is basically two microscopes that allow you to view two different specimens side-by-side,” said Kate Shipley, MSCJ, Forensic Science Instructor at COTC, “It is one of the most widely-used microscopes […]

Barber shop under new ownership

Barber shop under new ownership

COSHOCTON – Bogey’s Barber Shop opened for business on Monday, June 1 at 127 North Third Street in Coshocton, formerly McKee’s Barber Shop. Owner Bob Davis has been barbering for 8 years and has been an ordained Minister for 12 years in the Church of God and is now currently the Associate Pastor at New […]

United Way Birthday Bash

United Way Birthday Bash

COSHOCTON – The front lawn at Lake Park was covered with games, bouncy houses, tents, and most of all, people, on Sunday, June 28 as United Way celebrated its 75th anniversary in Coshocton County. The day’s events ended with a laser light show in the Pavilion. “We were really pleased with the turnout and thankful […]

Indian Mud Run draws large crowd

Indian Mud Run draws large crowd

By: Drew Everhart COSHOCTON – The 4th annual Indian Mud Run offered no shortage of mud or rain for its participants this year. Over 600 runners from all across Ohio, as well as neighboring states, made their way to Lake Park on Saturday to put both their physical and mental strength to the test. The […]

Peoples Bank donates $5,000 to assist Coshocton Head Start Inc.

Peoples Bank donates $5,000 to assist Coshocton Head Start Inc.

COSHOCTON – Peoples Bancorp Foundation, a non-profit corporation formed to make donations in Peoples Bank market areas, recently awarded a $5,000 grant to the Coshocton Head Start Inc. The grant will be used to help renovate a former nursing home into an early learning and child development center. Once the center is complete it will […]

Sports

Black Bear summer track & field and 5K event coming up

WARSAW – The River View Track programs present the 12th annual Black Bear Summer Track and Field Classic and 5K Cross Country Run to be held on Saturday, July 11, at River View High School’s Don Rushing Stadium located on the corner of State Route 60 and 36 in Warsaw. The track meet is for […]

Three Rivers Bass Masters share results

COSHOCTON – The Three Rivers Bass Masters held a tournament June 13 at Clearfork Lake. Winners were: First place – Gary Mansfield, 7.71 lbs.; second place – Greg Montgomery, 7.66 lbs.; third place – Brett Lingo, 4.29 lbs.; big bass – Brett Lingo, 2.79 lbs. Three rivers Bass Masters is a local fishing club. Normal […]

Lady golfers share results

WEST LAFAYETTE – Hickory Flats Tuesday evening ladies golf league met June 9. Play of the day was worst hole replaced with par. Winners were: A flight – Jane Mautz; B flight – Terry Gross; C flight – Kathy Hendricks. Low scores were: Jane Mautz – 42; Cathy Adams – 43; Sherry Kirkpatrick, Connie Lahna […]

Ladies enjoy golf outing

WEST LAFAYETTE – The Hickory Flats Tuesday Evening Ladies Golf League played June 2. Play of the day was: Most 4’s in A, 5’s in B, and 6’s in C.  Winners were: A flight – Cathy Adams; B flight – Edna Mizer; C flight – Kathy Hendricks. Low scores were: Connie Lahna – 40; Cathy […]

First ever Troy Berry Award presented

FINDLAY – Former University of Findlay Head Baseball Coach and 1986 River View High School graduate Troy Berry was on hand at the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) Tournament on May 6 in Xenia, to present the first, Troy Berry Award, to Wayne State University Senior Christian Bilkovic. The Troy Berry Award is named […]

Opinion

Mark’s Musings – June 24, 2015

Mark’s Musings – June 24, 2015

Thanks to everyone for the Happy Birthday wishes. They are flowing in from family and friends as I write this column for the June 24 issue of The Beacon. It is indeed a blessing to live in a community where people know one another and appreciate the friendships made over the years. And while many […]

Mark’s Musings – June 17, 2015

Mark’s Musings – June 17, 2015

I could write about the Cavs loss in game one and an almost must win game on Sunday evening. WHICH THEY WON!! Losing Irving is a blow, to say the least but this team has proven their resilience all season. Heading back to Cleveland with the series tied 1-1 is huge. Or we could reference […]

Mark’s Musings – June 10, 2015

Mark’s Musings – June 10, 2015

I could write about the Cavs loss in game one and an almost must win game on Sunday evening. WHICH THEY WON!! Losing Irving is a blow, to say the least but this team has proven their resilience all season. Heading back to Cleveland with the series tied 1-1 is huge. Or we could reference […]

Mark’s Musings – June 3, 2015

Mark’s Musings – June 3, 2015

There was big news out of Amazon last week. They announced that several hundred jobs are coming to Licking County as part of a new data center with nearly a thousand jobs in Ohio total. Sales tax now will be charged on all Amazon purchases in the state of Ohio. Amazon has said in various […]

Mark’s Musings – May 20, 2015

Mark’s Musings – May 20, 2015

The 2015 Coshocton County Relay for Life is in the books and it was another successful Relay for Coshocton County. Event co-chairs Julie Kiser, Heather Pope and Missy Wilson went all out to ensure that the Relay ran smoothly. Dozens of team captains and various committee members put in hundreds of hours to raise funds […]

Notices

Legal Notice

Notice is hereby given to the following at their last known address: John Levengood, Route 1, Box 405 F, Dover, Ohio 44622 Leon Parker, P.O. Box 149, Nashville, AR 71852 Richard C. Westerberg, 5600 E. Oxford Ave., Englewood, CO 60111 Prime Pretroleum Corporation, 14755 Preston Rd., Lock Box 40, Dallas, TX 75240 Granco-Martinex, LTD, 1560 […]

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for June 26, 2015

On June 25, the Sheriff’s Office investigated zero accident(s) and one complaint(s). Accidents   Complaints 2:31PM: DEVON A VANATTA OF COSHOCTON REPORTED THE THEFT OF ITEMS FROM HIS VEHICLE.   Source: www.coshoctoncounty.net/sheriff

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for June 25, 2015

On June 24, the Sheriff’s Office investigated zero accident(s) and one complaint(s). Complaints 5:27PM: Charles Miller, of Coshocton, reported being threatened by Dale Dovenbarger of Newark.   Source: www.coshoctoncounty.net/sheriff

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for June 24, 2015

On June 23, the Sheriff’s Office investigated two accident(s) and one complaint(s). Accidents 10:31AM: KATHLEEN HOOTMAN OF CONESVILLE STRUCK A VEHICLE OPERATED BY REBECCA ELLIOTT OF COSHOCTON.   2:36PM: NINA PRINGLE OF DOVER WAS TRAVELING EASTBOUND ON US 36 WHEN SHE FELL ASLEEP AT THE WHEEL GOING OFF THE ROADWAY AND INTO A DITCH   […]

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for June 23, 2015

On June 22, the Sheriff’s Office investigated one accident(s) and one complaint(s). Accidents 5:44PM: NICOLE FOX STRUCK THE REAR OF A VEHICLE OPERTED BY MATTHEW CRONIN   Complaints 12:12 AM: THE SHERIFFS OFFICE RECIEVED A CALL OF AN ACCIDENT ON PINE STREET. UPON INVESTIGATION, CHARLES REICHLEY OF COSHOCTON WAS CITED FOR OVI, OVI LOW TEST […]

Obituaries

Natalie J. Lepley

Natalie J. Lepley

SEBRING, FL – Natalie JoAnne Lepley, 90, of Sebring, passed away on Monday, June 15, 2015 at The Palms of Sebring. Natalie was born Jan. 25, 1925 in New Guilford, Ohio to the late Everett and Bess (Fischer) Van Winkle. She retired from United Telephone Company as a Public Relations Representative in Mansfield, Ohio.  She […]

James L. Lauvray

James L. Lauvray

James L. “Jim” Lauvray, 72, of Coshocton went to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday June 26, 2015 at Coshocton County Memorial Hospital. Jim was born at home on June 17, 1943, the son of Laura E. (Hiser) Lauvray and the late Vincent “Jack” Lauvray. A graduate of Sacred Heart School, he retired […]

Blaine L. Sapp

Blaine L. Sapp

Blaine L. Sapp, 78, of Columbus, formerly of Athens passed away at Mt. Carmel St. Ann’s Hospital in Westerville, Ohio on Saturday June 27, 2015. Blaine was born in Athens, Ohio on July 28, 1936, the son of the late Leo and Elma (King) Sapp. He graduated from Linden-McKinley High School and Columbus State Community […]

Merch Snyder

Merch Snyder

Merch Snyder, 80, of Conesville passed away Monday June 22, 2015 at his home surrounded by family. He was born in Carnegie, PA on June 19, 1935 to the late John W. and Lillian (Walters) Snyder. Merch was a 1953 graduate of Carnegie High School, served in the United States Army and worked at AK […]

Lori L. Fuller-Tippie

DRESDEN- Lori Lee Fuller-Tippie, 53, of W. 10th St., died Friday, June 19, 2015 at the Genesis Hospice Morrison House in Zanesville. She was born Nov. 4, 1961 in Coshocton to Carol (McClain) Brown.  She was a tax preparer for H&R Block for many years.  She loved Harley-Davidson motorcycles, and enjoyed riding them in her […]

E-Edition

June 24, 2015 Coshocton County Beacon

June 24, 2015 Coshocton County Beacon

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June 17, 2015 Coshocton County Beacon

June 17, 2015 Coshocton County Beacon

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June 10, 2015 Coshocton County Beacon

June 10, 2015 Coshocton County Beacon

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June 3, 2015 Coshocton County Beacon

June 3, 2015 Coshocton County Beacon

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May 27, 2015 Coshocton County Beacon

May 27, 2015 Coshocton County Beacon

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