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Downing joins Muskingum Valley Health Center

Downing joins Muskingum Valley Health Center

ZANESVILLE – October 2019 marked a new beginning for the OB/GYN practice of Dr. Jeffery Downing and his team. On Oct. 1, Dr. Downing joined Muskingum Valley Health Centers (MVHC) to continue offering both gynecology and obstetrician services located at his current site, 945 Bethesda Drive Suite 140 in Zanesville. Although Dr. Downing’s operations are […]

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Man charged with child endangerment

Man charged with child endangerment

COSHOCTON – On Oct. 11, Coshocton County Job and Family Services (JFS) contacted The Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office in reference to a two-month-old child from our county that was at Nationwide Children’s Hospital showing signs of internal head trauma. Our detective unit began an investigation in relation to a possible assault on this child victim. […]

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Leadership Coshocton to have Christmas tree drive

Leadership Coshocton to have Christmas tree drive

COSHOCTON – One of the many traditions of the upcoming holiday season is decorating the house with tinsel and lights in preparation for Christmas. Arguably, the most important decoration is the Christmas tree which is usually the focal point of all Christmas decorations. Leadership Coshocton County is determined to provide enough Christmas trees this year […]

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Sports

Ridgewood loses to Cambridge

WEST LAFAYETTE – Ridgewood lost to Cambridge by scores of 16-25, 19-25, and 20-25. Record: 19-5 Aleeah Cabot reached her 1,000th career assist. Hannah Maust had five kills and four blocks. Kassidy Alexander had 15 digs, seven points, and three aces Kalie Rettos had four kills, three points, and two aces Paige Slusser had 11 digs […]

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Redskins lose to Hiland Hawks

HILAND – On Thursday night in the sectional final match at Hiland, Coshocton Redskins lost to the Hiland Hawks in three sets Varsity Scores: 11-25, 11-25, 11-25 Leaders for Coshocton: Coshocton was led by Kindall Shaw with five kills and 10 digs Hailey Helter had five kills Morgan Bryant had four kills and eight digs Kirsten […]

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Coshocton basketball wins against Steubenville

STEUBENVILLE – Thursday night, Oct. 17 in Steubenville, the Coshocton boys beat Steubenville Central Catholic 4-2. They claim another sectional championship and advance to districts. Nico Barbarossa got on the board early from a great pass by Judah Nelson. Minutes later, Barbarossa played a ball in front of the net and Ethen Brown cleaned it […]

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Opinion

Mark’s Musings – October 16, 2019

Mark’s Musings – October 16, 2019

The weather is finally changing more to my liking – although I did find myself not wondering anymore why folks make the trip south for the winter as my feet are colder than they should be. And I am not talking about the winter temperatures that we are sure to encounter in a couple of […]

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Mark’s Musings – October 9, 2019

Mark’s Musings – October 9, 2019

As with each year the Coshocton County Fair concluded as the last of the livestock was being hauled home or to other places. You might be able to track down a solitary French fry floating around the grounds but I would advise against consuming it. Hopefully you got your fill at the fair. It takes […]

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Mark’s Musings – October 2, 2019

Mark’s Musings – October 2, 2019

If you are going to attend the 168th annual Coshocton County Fair, you better hustle it up – just a couple of days remain to grab your share of the French Fries, caramel apples, pizza, taters, sausage sandwiches, pie, fried this and fried that before the grounds empty out for another season. All that’s left […]

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Notices

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for October 21, 2019

On October 20, the Sheriff’s Office investigated 3 (s) and 1 complaint(s). Accidents: 12:20 A.M.  Ariana Vanfossen of West Lafayette was traveling north on County Road 151 when she went off the right hand side and struck a ditch.   12:16 P.M.  Edward McIntyre of Newcomerstown was stopped at a stop sign when Casey Wilson […]

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Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for October 20, 2019

On October 19, the Sheriff’s Office investigated 1 (s) and 1 complaint(s). Accidents: 12:23 P.M.  Gary Mardis of Coshocton reported someone struck his vehicle overnight in the 700 block of Magnolia Street.   Complaints: 11:36 A.M.  Jack Slaughter of Coshocton reported items being stolen from his residence in the 500 block of Locust Street. Source: […]

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Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for October 19, 2019

On October 18, the Sheriff’s Office investigated 1 (s) and 1 complaint(s). Accidents: 7:00 A.M.  Lauren Bellrose of Dover was traveling westbound on US 36 near Township Road 253 when she struck a deer.   Complaints: 7:21 P.M.  Deputies responded to North 15th Street for an illegal burn. Source: www.coshoctoncounty.net/sheriff

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Obituaries

Michelle Rene Allen

Michelle Rene Allen

Michelle Rene Allen, 47, of West Lafayette passed away Friday, October 18, 2019 at the Ohio State Medical Wexner Center in Columbus, due to injuries sustained from a car accident. She was born in St. Charles, IL on November 11, 1971. She was a graduate from Ridgewood High School and worked for Heartfelt Homecare in […]

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Rhonda Darr

Rhonda Darr

Rhonda Carol (Richesson) Darr, 55 of Dekalb, Texas passed away in her home on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 with her loving fur baby Max by her side. She is survived by one son Travis Deringer of Coshocton and three daughters, Crystal Santavicca of Coshocton, Brandie Taylor of Coshocton and Whitney(Chad) Davis of Myrtle Beach; 8 […]

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Mary Ann Totsch

Mary Ann Totsch

Mary Ann (Miller) Totsch, 83, of Coshocton, passed away on Tuesday, October 15, 2019. Mary was born in Frazeysburg on March 16, 1936 to the late Chester and Nellie (Burdett) Miller. After high school, Mary worked for Edmont for many years and also spent the last 15 years working for Jeff Drennen Chrysler Jeep. She […]

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E-Edition

2019 Jr. Fair Auction Section

2019 Jr. Fair Auction Section

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 16, 2019 Coshocton County Beacon

October 16, 2019 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 9, 2019 Coshocton County Beacon

October 9, 2019 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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Other Recent Posts

Marjorie M. Wilson

Marjorie M. Wilson

| October 18, 2019

Marjorie M. Wilson, 94, of Coshocton, passed away at Windsorwood Place on Thursday, October 17, 2019. Marjorie was born in Coshocton on May 17, 1925 to the late Raymond and Ethel (Larr) Smith. Marjorie was a graduate of Coshocton High School class of 1943 and went on to graduate from the Good Samaritan School of […]

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Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for October 18, 2019

| October 18, 2019

On October 17, the Sheriff’s Office investigated 3 (s) and 3 complaint(s). Accidents: 3:08 P.M.  Susan Grewell struck a pole at the intersection of 15th Street and East Main Street.   3:46 P.M.  There was a three vehicle non-injury accident in the 400 block of Walnut Street.   5:44 P.M.  Peggy Roth struck Ronda Hobbs […]

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Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for October 17, 2019

| October 18, 2019

On October 16, the Sheriff’s Office investigated 1 (s) and 3 complaint(s). Accidents: 2:22 A.M.  Ayaz Hasham was traveling on US 36 when he struck a deer.   Complaints: 1:20 P.M.  Kyle Hogue was cited for speed on Chestnut Street.   1:57 P.M.  Michael Fox reported a theft from County Road 10 in Fresno.   […]

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