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Coshocton County EMA warns against flooding

Coshocton County EMA warns against flooding

COSHOCTON – The Coshocton County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) continues to monitor rivers and local bodies of water. A prolonged period of moderate to heavy rain on top of saturated grounds and high river levels may lead to flooding this weekend. Flood waters can be extremely dangerous. The force of six inches of swiftly moving […]

Search warrant executed on North Third

COSHOCTON – On Feb. 23, 2018 at approximately 9:45 a.m. the Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant in the 300 block of North Third Street in the City of Coshocton. Three adults, two males and one female, were taken into custody without incident. Also taken in the search warrant were several types of […]

Dangerous, wanted man found

Dangerous, wanted man found

COSHOCTON COUNTY – On Feb. 22, at 2:31 p.m. the Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office received information of a pursuit, initiated by the US Marshall’s Office in Guernsey County that was entering our county in Linton Township on Township Road 110. The pursuit came to an end feet into our county and a female, Stacie L. Bradford, […]

Coshocton County Wedding Planner 2018 Edition

Coshocton County Wedding Planner 2018 Edition

Find what you need to plan a wedding in Coshocton County in the 2018 Coshocton County Wedding Planner published by The Beacon. Need a florist? Caterer? Wedding cake? Venue? Music? Salon? Nails? Gown or bridal dress? Invitations or accomodations? Jeweler? Photographer? Have a home to decorate, renovate or fill with furniture? The 2018 Wedding Planner […]

Youth leadership class pays it forward

Youth leadership class pays it forward

COSHOCTON – For the second year in a row Coshocton County Youth Leadership participants were given $100 and the simple instructions to make a difference in someone’s life. The teens shared their stories on Feb. 19 at a joint meeting with the adult leadership class. Both leadership porgrams are sponsored by the Coshocton Foundation, which […]

Rent Party to feature Christopher Alan Graves

Rent Party to feature Christopher Alan Graves

COSHOCTON – Each month, the Pomerene Center for the Arts hosts a Rent Party where the public is invited to come out for an evening of music, food, and drinks to enjoy listening to the featured musician for that evening. The March Rent Party will feature Christopher Alan Graves, who recently returned to Coshocton after […]

Sports

RVHS sends Fischer off to state swim meet

RVHS sends Fischer off to state swim meet

WARSAW – When he was a freshman, Caleb Fischer promised his swim coach they were going to make it to state by his senior year and he kept his word. “Last year he missed it by 0.33 of a second and that was three places ahead of him,” said Kristina King, head swimming coach at […]

Hamilton inducted into Walsh Athletic Wall of Fame

Hamilton inducted into Walsh Athletic Wall of Fame

NORTH CANTON – Jason Hamilton, a 1998 graduate of Coshocton High School was recently inducted into Walsh University’s Athletic Wall of Fame. “When I saw all those great athletes’ names on the wall I didn’t know how I would measure up to them,” he said. “It took a lot of hard work and dedication from […]

CHS Biddy Cheer

CHS Biddy Cheer

COSHOCTON – Coshocton High School Mascot Natalie Uhl is pictured leading biddy cheerleaders during a performance at half time of the varsity boys’ basketball game on Feb. 20. Almost 80 preschool through sixth grade students participated in a three day cheer camp that wrapped up with them doing several cheers and a dance at the […]

River View advances swimmer to state

River View advances swimmer to state

ATHENS – Twelve River View Swimmers competed at the Ohio High School Athletic Association Central/Southeast District Tournament at Ohio University on Friday, Feb. 16. Medals were awarded to the top eight places, with the top two earning automatic berths at the State Preliminary Meet. The Black Bears finished in the top 10 in six events, […]

RVHS senior wrestlers reflect on ECOL championship season

RVHS senior wrestlers reflect on ECOL championship season

WARSAW – River View High School’s senior wrestlers are proud to say they brought the ECOL championship back to Black Bear Country. “It felt awesome,” said Rann Zimmer. River View’s wrestling team last won the ECOL in 1983, which was 35 years ago. “We set that as a goal early in the season and when […]

RVHS swimmers advance out of OHSAA Sectional Meet

RVHS swimmers advance out of OHSAA Sectional Meet

STEUBENVILLE – River View girls and boys swimming competed in the Central/East/Southeast District, Division 2 Sectional Tournament Meet held at the SHS Natatorium on Feb. 10. The top 30 times in each event from five sectionals qualified for the district meet at Ohio University in Athens on Friday, Feb. 16. Twelve River View swimmers will […]

Opinion

Mark’s Musings – February 21, 2018

Mark’s Musings – February 21, 2018

Our community came out in a big way last Thursday morning at Coshocton Village Inn & Suites to wrap up the current United Way campaign, recognize top givers, partner agency representatives and many others that help make this program a key driver for programs that help youth and adults in Coshocton County. There is probably […]

Mark’s Musings – February 14, 2018

Mark’s Musings – February 14, 2018

Our world is filled with negativity and the constant influx of bad news. School shootings, tragedies and the senseless deaths of law enforcement officers occupy the news. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the families and loved ones of the two Westerville police officers who were killed while responding to a domestic call over […]

Mark’s Musings – February 7, 2018

Mark’s Musings – February 7, 2018

This will be almost exclusively a sports focused column so if that is not your cup of tea, I apologize in advance. How could it be anything else with the just concluded amazing Super Bowl win by the Eagles and the Olympics starting in South Korea later this week? NBC had stated that if any […]

Mark’s Musings – January 31, 2018

Mark’s Musings – January 31, 2018

The Super Bowl is here and, once again, the New England Patriots are competing. This really does not come as a surprise to anyone anymore. How do they do it? They have a system, a phenomenal quarterback, a great coach (didn’t he coach the Browns?) and a fantastic supporting cast. Despite all that, I am […]

Mark’s Musings – January 24, 2018

Mark’s Musings – January 24, 2018

A movie with Tom Hanks is usually a sure winner and “The Post” does not disappoint. For those that are familiar with the story and even those that are not, “The Post” hits a home run in just how the so called Pentagon Papers spelled the beginning of the end of the Vietnam War. Co-star […]

Mark’s Musings – January 17, 2018

Mark’s Musings – January 17, 2018

Did you get what you wished for? No, I am not referring to your Christmas list or your New Year’s resolutions. We have covered those topics already and are now halfway through the first month of the year. I am making a reference to the blast of old fashioned winter that has swept through Coshocton […]

Notices

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for Feb. 23, 2018

On Feb. 22, 2018 the Sheriff’s Office investigated 1 accident (s) and 0 complaint (s)   Accidents 7:27 A.M.  A vehicle driven by an unknown driver was eastbound on CR 9 when the driver lost control, causing the vehicle to go off the roadway and landing in a creek. The driver fled the scene prior […]

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for Feb. 22, 2018

On Feb. 21, 2018 the Sheriff’s Office investigated 1 accident (s) and 4 complaint (s)   Accidents 9:19 A.M.  Lisa Hawthorne of Coshocton was struck in the rear by a vehicle operated by John Ratliffe of Coshocton.   Complaint 7:31 A.M.  Kayla Thornsley of Coshocton was charged with disorderly conduct by intoxication.   8:17 A.M.  […]

Legal Notice

The Chief Fiscal Officer for White Eyes Township, Coshocton County announces that the annual financial statements for fiscal year 2017 are available for inspection. For more information contact Lisa M. Stiteler 740-502-7731. CCB: Feb 21’18

Legal Notice

The Chief Fiscal Officer for the Village of Plainfield announces that the annual financial statements for fiscal year 2017 are available for inspection. For more information contact Lisa M. Stiteler 740-502-7731. CCB: Feb 21’18

Legal Notice

PROBATE COURT OF COSHOCTON COUNTY, OHIO VAN BLANCHARD II, JUDGE IN RE: CHANGE OF NAME OF LEONA FAYE WILLIAMSON TO LEONA FAYE BRADFORD Case No. 21860005 NOTICE OF HEARING ON CHANGE OF NAME (R.C. 2717.01) Applicant hereby gives notice to all interested persons, that the applicant has filed an Application for Change of Name in […]

Legal Notice

The Cash Basis Annual Financial Report of Crawford Township for year ended December 31, 2017 is complete and available at the office of the fiscal officer. To schedule an appointment, please call 740-545-6464. CCB: Feb 21’18

Obituaries

Robert E. Arnold

Robert E. Arnold

WEST LAFAYETTE – His friends called him Bob, his kids called him Bear. He liked to hibernate until late morning when life with seven children, a marriage and a dental practice allowed it. Bear was a humble man. He was like the rest of us, imperfect, yet amazing in his love for family, jovial when […]

Adam R. Zullig

Adam R. Zullig

COLUMBUS – Adam R. Zullig, 36, of Columbus passed away Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at Grant Medical Center in Columbus.  Adam’s legacy will live on through his gift of life being a multiple organ donor. He was born in Richmond, Missouri on October 14, 1981. He was a 2000 graduate of North Eastern High School […]

Jeri L. Akermann

Jeri L. Akermann

ASHLAND – Jeri L. Akermann, 75, of Ashland, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018 at the Samaritan Hospital. Born in Willard, Ohio on Oct. 29, 1942 the daughter of John and Helen (Egner) Snyder, she had been an Ashland resident since 1965. Mrs. Akermann was a retired employee of Ashland University where she had worked […]

John Henry Darling

COSHOCTON – John Henry Darling, 75, of Coshocton went to his heavenly home Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018 peacefully in his sleep. John was born in Coshocton, Ohio on April 27, 1942 to the late Lavida (Bodenheimer) McGrevey and John Darling II. He graduated from Conesville High School and obtained a business degree from Newark Business […]

Edna Miller

BRINKHAVEN- Edna Miller, 68, of 32149 TR 352, died Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at her residence. She was born June 4, 1949 in Holmes Co. to the late Henry E. and Katie (Hershberger) Yoder. She was a member of the Old Order Amish. She is survived by her husband, Clarence M. Miller of Brinkhaven, whom […]

Lola M. Spang

Lola M. Spang

COSHOCTON – Lola M. Spang, 79, of Coshocton, passed away at her home on Monday, Feb. 19, 2018. Lola was born in Coshocton on Aug. 25, 1938 to the late Richard W. and Letha M. (Ford) Johnston. She graduated from Conesville High School in 1957, was a member of Coshocton Christian Tabernacle, a Longaberger Basket […]

E-Edition

Coshocton County Wedding Planner 2018 Edition

Coshocton County Wedding Planner 2018 Edition

Find what you need to plan a wedding in Coshocton County in the 2018 Coshocton County Wedding Planner published by The Beacon. Need a florist? Caterer? Wedding cake? Venue? Music? Salon? Nails? Gown or bridal dress? Invitations or accomodations? Jeweler? Photographer? Have a home to decorate, renovate or fill with furniture? The 2018 Wedding Planner […]

February 21, 2018 Coshocton County Beacon

February 21, 2018 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!

February 14, 2018 Coshocton County Beacon

February 14, 2018 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!

February 7, 2018 Coshocton County Beacon

February 7, 2018 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!

Coshocton County Career Center 40th Commemorative

Coshocton County Career Center 40th Commemorative

January 31, 2018 Coshocton County Beacon

January 31, 2018 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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Legal Notice

| February 21, 2018

Oxford Township’s Annual Financial Report for 2017 is complete and can be veiwed by contacting the Fiscal Officer, Patty Rausch at 740-502-1369. The Board of Trustees of Oxford Township hold their meetings on the 1st Wednesday of each month at 7:00 pm. The meetings are held in the office of the Township Garage. CCB: Feb […]

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Legal Notice

| February 21, 2018

Ord 3-18 an ordinance authorizing the issuance of notes in the amount of not to exceed $1,665,000 in anticipation of the issuance of bonds for the purpose of acquiring the existing water and sewer system from Coshocton County and retiring notes previously issued for such purpose and declaring an emergency. Ord 8-18 an ordinance authorizing […]

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Legal Notice

| February 21, 2018

The Bethlehem Township’s 2017 Annual Financial Report is completed and available for viewing upon request by contacting the Fiscal Officer, Tammy Pope at 740-824-4593. Bethlehem Township will hold their regular monthly meeting on the last Wednesday of the each month at the Township Hall, County Road 24 at 7:00 p.m. Tammy L Pope, Fiscal Officer […]

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Legal Notice

| February 21, 2018

The Village of Warsaw’s 2017 Annual Financial Report is completed and available for viewing upon request by contacting the Fiscal Officer Tammy Pope at 740-824-3600 Village of Warsaw will hold their regular monthly meetings for 2018 at the Village Hall, 331 E. Main Street, Warsaw, Ohio on the third Wednesday of each month at 7:00 […]

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Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for Feb. 21, 2018

| February 21, 2018

On Feb. 20, 2018 the Sheriff’s Office investigated 0 accident (s) and 2 complaint (s)   Accidents None Reported   Complaint 5:38 P.M.  Jack Mowery of Coshocton reported a theft from his residence.   5:55 P.M.  Downtown Motel reported a theft.   coshoctoncounty.net/sheriff

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