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FCA hosting event for students

FCA hosting event for students

WARSAW – The Fellowship of Christian Athletes and More will host, UNITE from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, April 30 at River View High School in the auditorium. The event is open to all seventh through 12 grade students in the county. There will be free pizza and snacks, games, prizes, live worship music and […]

Talent show rocks Hopewell School

Talent show rocks Hopewell School

COSHOCTON – Nerves weren’t a problem as the performers in the 2017 Coshocton County Board of Developmental Disabilities Talent Show waited their turn to rock the crowd. The gym of Hopewell School was packed on April 25 with families and friends who were ready to cheer on their favorite singer and support the talents of […]

Come learn about archaeological mysteries and the psychology of deception

Come learn about archaeological mysteries and the psychology of deception

COSHOCTON – A public symposium, Fake News from the Past: Archaeological Mysteries and the Psychology of Deception will be presented at the Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum on Saturday, May 13, from 1 to 5 p.m. The keynote speaker, Dr. Peter Hancock, is the author of “Hoax Springs Eternal – The Psychology of Cognitive Deception.” Dr. Hancock will […]

‘Forever Plaid’ set for stage at Triple Locks Theater

‘Forever Plaid’ set for stage at Triple Locks Theater

COSHOCTON – “Forever Plaid” will entertain you with some classic music and share an important message with audience members. “It’s not about being famous,” said Luke Widder. “It’s about the experience and enjoying what you do.” He, Heath Chaney, Andy Hall, and Donovan Rice play high school guys who form a band called Forever Plaid. […]

Two men awarded the God and Service Award

Two men awarded the God and Service Award

COSHOCTON – Denny Lowe and Stewart Henderson were surprised last Sunday, April 23 when they were both recognized with the God and Service Award during the Coshocton Presbyterian Church’s regular worship service. “These are behind the scenes people who get the work done,” said Rev. Jon Carlisle, pastor at the Presbyterian Church. “They see a […]

Local Bounty update

I would like to say THANK YOU to all our customers who came out to support us on Earth Day! We still have a lot of people from the community that do not know about Local Bounty… with saying this, if you all could share the love about Local Bounty it would be much appreciated […]

Sports

Youth hunters find success during 2017 youth wild turkey season

COLUMBUS – Many young hunters found success during Ohio’s 2017 youth spring wild turkey season after 1,895 birds were harvested, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). Hunters age 17 and under were eligible to participate in the two-day season, April 22-23. The total harvest was an increase from 2016, when 1,564 wild […]

Ohio hunters harvest more than 3,100 wild turkeys opening day of 2017 season

COLUMBUS – Ohio hunters in the south zone checked 3,123 wild turkeys on the first day of the spring wild turkey hunting season, April 24. New for the 2017 season, the state has been divided into two zones: a south zone, which opened April 24, and a northeast zone, which opens May 1. This two-zone […]

Redskins battle Generals

Redskins battle Generals

Coshocton High School’s Sam Fortune delivers a pitch on April 22 when the Redskins took on the Generals from Ridgewood High School.

Lady Generals back each other up

Lady Generals back each other up

WEST LAFAYETTE – Ridgewood High School’s Autumn Brown, number 11, moves in to back up Jorryn Wentz on April 22 when the Lady Generals took on the Lady Redskins from Coshocton.

Bass Masters announce results

COSHOCTON – Three Rivers Bass Masters had their first tournament of the season on April 22 at Salt Fork Lake with the following results: First Place, James Hardway, with a catch of 8.82 lbs.; second place, Brett Lingo with a catch of 3.65 lbs.; third place, Wilmer Eckelberry, with a catch of 2.68 lbs.; and […]

RVHS track team competes at Gundy Invitational

WARSAW – On April 22, the River View High School Track and Field team competed in the 2017 Leo Gundy Invitational Track Meet held at Woody Hayes Quaker Stadium in New Philadelphia. Out of eight teams in attendance, the River View girl’s team finished third overall (97 points) and the boy’s team finished fourth (65.5 […]

Opinion

Mark’s Musings – April 26, 2017

Mark’s Musings – April 26, 2017

            You expect this column to meet certain criteria – I think. Maybe? I need to take a little different tack this week based on some information gleaned from the Earth Day event held at the Coshocton County Career Center on Saturday, April 22. Did you know that we have […]

Mark’s Musings – April 12, 2017

Mark’s Musings – April 12, 2017

Due to some other obligations I am putting this together on Sunday before The Masters. Obviously, by the time you read this another iconic green jacket will have been awarded. As I write this edition of Mark’s Musings, a Brit and a Spaniard are leading The Masters heading into Sunday’s round with three Americans right […]

Mark’s Musings – April 4, 2017

Mark’s Musings – April 4, 2017

            Who thought that there was any women’s basketball team that could beat UConn? Maybe ever. Everyone pretty much expected them to roll to another title this year. Apparently, no one told the ladies from Mississippi State. Despite a heroic effort from the Bulldogs in the NCAA National semi-final game […]

Mark’s Musings – March 29, 2017

Mark’s Musings – March 29, 2017

You’ve all heard about green eggs and ham right? Well, spoiler alert here. There really are green eggs! Yes, I saw one last week when a friend of the family gave us some home grown eggs. Does that even sound right? Home grown? Hen raised, nurtured and hatched is a more appropriate phrase I think. […]

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 […]

Notices

West Lafayette Police Department report for April 27, 2017

On Apr. 26, 2017 the West Lafayette Police Department investigated the following calls:   Destinee M. Ridenbaugh, age 18 of Bristol Tennessee, was arrested for assault.

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for Apr. 27, 2017

On Apr. 26, 2017 the Sheriff’s Office investigated 1 accident (s) and 1 complaint (s)   Accidents 6:04 A.M. Michael Fuhrer was traveling north bound on State Route 93 when his load came untied and struck Micah Rose who was traveling south bound on State Route 93.   Complaints 12:36 A.M. Brian Foster of Coshocton […]

West Lafayette Police Department report for April 26, 2017

On Apr. 25, 2017 the West Lafayette Police Department investigated the following calls:   A resident in the 600 block of Plainfield Road reported telecommunications harassment.   Neil Lloyd age 26 of Canton was driving on West Main Street, When he struck two parked vehicles in the 200 block of West Main Street. No injuries […]

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for Apr. 26, 2017

On Apr. 25, 2017 the Sheriff’s Office investigated 1 accident (s) and 3 complaint (s)   Accidents 3:24 P.M. Jerry Wilson of Coshocton was driving north bound on South Sixth when he struck a mailbox and Ronna Hayes of Coshocton who was at a stop sign at Magnolia and South Sixth.   Complaints 10:08 A.M. […]

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for Apr. 25, 2017

On Apr. 24, 2017 the Sheriff’s Office investigated 0 accident (s) and 3 complaint (s)   Accidents None Reported.   Complaints 8:00 A.M. The Litter Officer reported an illegal dump site on Township Road 280.   10:27 A.M. Judy Wilson reported someone struck her mailbox and also her neighbors.   11:00 A.M. A Coshocton female […]

Legal Notice

PROBATE COURT OF COSHOCTON COUNTY, OHIO VAN BLANCHARD II, JUDGE IN RE: CHANGE OF NAME OF JACE PHILLIP JAMES SNYDER TO JACE PHILLIP JAMES AYRES Case No. 21760006 NOTICE OF HEARING ON CHANGE OF NAME (R.C. 2717.01) Notice is hereby given to all interested persons and to Tyler Snyder, whose last known address is 660 […]

Obituaries

Marian M. Wise

Marian M. Wise

COSHOCTON – Marian M. Wise passed away at home on April 25, due to complications of a stroke suffered on March 30. She was 72 years old. Marian was born in Dewey, Oklahoma on August 18, 1944, to Alfred M. and Florence Parrish and was raised in Dewey. She attended the Dewey Public School, and graduated in […]

Martha J. Mullett

Martha J. Mullett

WARSAW – Martha Jane (Ramsey) Mullett, 95, died Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at the Country Club Retirement Campus in Mt. Vernon, where she was a resident. She was born Feb. 22, 1922 in Shelby to the late SilKirk and Anna (Dailey) Ramsey. She married Arthur W. Mullett on April 1, 1939; who preceded her in […]

Kay L. Pasmore

Kay L. Pasmore

COSHOCTON – Kay L. Pasmore, 73, of Coshocton passed away at Genesis Hospital on Monday April 24, 2017. Kay was born in Woodsfield, Ohio to the late Clyde and Alice (Cline) Burke on May 22, 1943. She graduated from Barberton High School and retired from The Longaberger Company as a weaver and repair specialist. She […]

Lyndon E. Slaughter

Lyndon E. Slaughter

WARSAW – Lyndon E. “Lyndie” Slaughter, 63, of Warsaw died Monday, April 24, 2017 at his residence. He was born Jan. 16, 1954 in Warsaw to the late George Erwin and Lillian Esther (Stockum) Slaughter. He worked at Ansell Edmont for 39 years in Coshocton until the plant closing. Upon his father’s death he and […]

Eleanor E. Holmes

Eleanor E. Holmes

COSHOCTON – Eleanor E. Holmes, 85, of Coshocton passed away Monday, April 24, 2017 at Signature Healthcare in Coshocton.  She was born in Wills Creek to the late Noah and Mildred (Welling) Perkins. She worked at Ohio Fabricators and was the owner of Buckeye Bottled Gas.  She was a member of the Zion Lutheran Church, […]

Walter L. Knox

Walter L. Knox

WARSAW- Walter Lewis Knox, 76, died Monday, April 24, 2017 at Newark Select Specialty Hospital. He was born Feb. 2, 1941 in Newark to the late Lewis S. and Bernice Lucille (Paisley) Knox.  He was a 1959 graduate of Warsaw High School, and he soon after enlisted in the United States Air Force, serving as […]

E-Edition

April 26, 2017 Coshocton County Beacon

April 26, 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!

April 19, 2017 Coshocton County Beacon

April 19, 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!

April 12, 2017 Coshocton County Beacon

April 12, 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!

April 5, 2017 Coshocton County Beacon

April 5, 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 29, 2017 Coshocton County Beacon

March 29, 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 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!

Other Recent Posts

West Lafayette Police Department report for April 25, 2017

| April 25, 2017

On Apr. 24, 2017 the West Lafayette Police Department investigated the following calls:   Shane Edington Jr. Age 18 of Coshocton was arrested on a warrant for receiving stolen property.

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RVHS choir students earn superior at state competition

RVHS choir students earn superior at state competition

| April 25, 2017

WARSAW – River View High School’s Chamber Choir competed in the Ohio Music Education Association’s State Level Competition at Massillon Jackson High School on April 21, and earned a superior rating. This is the first time in school history that the choir has competed in Class A, and earned a superior rating at the state […]

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Ridgewood board approves supplemental contracts

| April 25, 2017

WEST LAFAYETTE – The Ridgewood Local Schools Board of Education met in regular session on April 24. Tony Griffith, 529 E. Union Ave., West Lafayette, addressed the board on a personnel issue. The issue was referred to be submitted at the May meeting in executive session. Commendations and recognition were given to students and staff: […]

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Local Bounty Update

| April 25, 2017

Good Morning Local Foodies!   I would like to say Thank You to all our customers who came out to support us on Earth Day! We still have a lot of people from the community that does not know about Local Bounty. With saying this, if you all could share the love about Local Bounty […]

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Marian Wise

| April 25, 2017

COSHOCTON – Marian Wise, 72, of Coshocton passed away at her home on Tuesday April 25, 2017.  Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time.  The Miller Funeral Home, Coshocton is serving the family.

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