Community News

Sacred Heart Church celebrates 125th anniversary with Week of Grace

Sacred Heart Church celebrates 125th anniversary with Week of Grace

Father Tom Gardner said, “I have only been at Sacred Heart for a little over a year, but in that time, I have seen the passion and dedication of so many people at Sacred Heart. A parish is much more than just a building, but truly a family of families. I think we have survived […]

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Planetarium plans Halloween show

Planetarium plans Halloween show

The Coshocton Planetarium, located on the fourth floor of Coshocton High School, will present the annual Halloween show, “Halloween: Celestial Origins,” on Monday through Thursday, Oct. 24-27 at 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. Have you ever wondered why we dress up, go trick-or-treating or carve jack-o-lanterns? This video tells you where Halloween comes from and […]

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Fairgrounds improvements are ready for county fair

Fairgrounds improvements are ready for county fair

When the Coshocton County Fair opens on Friday, Sept. 30, there will be several new improvements waiting for everyone to see and hear. Ron Seitz, junior fair director and vice president of the fairboard, said that the fairboard has been working hard to make improvements so the fair is even more enjoyable for everyone.  The […]

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Sports

BWA Pro Wrestling coming to RV Junior High

Anyone who loves pro wrestling won’t want to miss the chance to get an up close look at some of Buckeye Wrestling Alliance’s toughest wrestlers.  BWA’s Blurred Lines event is coming to River View Junior High on Saturday, Sept. 24.  Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and bell time is 7:30 p.m. Megan Philabaum, mother of […]

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Elks hosting soccer shoot

Elks hosting soccer shoot

The local Elks Soccer Shoot will be held Saturday, Sept. 17 at the soccer fields at Lake Park. Elks members will be set up at the south end where the Halo Sky Boutique was located. The time is from 9-11 a.m. Registration will be at the time of the event. The age groups for both […]

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Knepper wins big bass

Three Rivers Bassmasters held its ninth club tournament for 2022 with six members and one guest competing. The tournament was held at O’Shaughnessy Reservoir on Aug. 27. Tournament results were: First – Greg Montgomery, 3.89 lbs.; second – Jim Eckelberry, 2.53 lbs.; third – David DeLong, 2.34 lbs.; and and big bass – Tom Knepper, 1.99 […]

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Opinion

The Coshocton County Fair is about the past, present and future

Sure, that’s quite a lengthy headline for a subject that’s familiar to everyone in Coshocton County. It’s exciting to see the calendar flip to September and even more so as we hit the autumn season. We’re so fortunate that our county fair is the next to last fair in the state with only Fairfield next […]

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There’s a feeling of fall in the air

There’s a feeling of fall in the air

I know that many of you will agree that a favorite time of year in Coshocton County is the fall season. With one week to go on the calendar before it is “officially” fall, it’s time to recap why I consider fall my favorite time to be in Coshocton County. There is only one not […]

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A statistic is a statistic is just a statistic

I dare ya to say that three times real fast – in fact, I double dog dare ya! Yes, I know. That is a breach of etiquette and of course, I know how to spell “you.” I just chose the shorter option. I am referring to the most recent statistics posted on inflation – they […]

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Notices

Sheriff Office Report for Nov. 3, 2021

The Sheriff’s Office investigated 1 Accidents and 6 Complaints.  Accidents:  Chris Winegar of Coshocton reported a non injury accident in the Wal-Mart parking lot. Complaints:  A female reported an assault. A White Eyes Township Trustee reported damage to a property on Township Road 172. Marcia Hardesty of Coshocton reported vandalism in the 400 block of […]

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Sheriff Office Report for Nov. 2, 2021

The Sheriff’s Office investigated 0 Accidents and 10 Complaints.  Accidents:  Complaints:  Deputies responded to an overdose in the 500 block of North Oak Street in West Lafayette John Barker of Coshocton reported a stolen vehicle in the 1500 block of Adams Street Muskingum County Job and Family Services reported a sexual abuse case that took […]

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Sheriff Office Report for Oct. 29, 2021

The Sheriff Office investigated 5 Accident and 4 Complaints.  Accident:  Alia Everhart of Coshocton reported a hit skip in the 300 block of South Third Street. Elisha Shaw of Washington Court House was traveling eastbound on US Route 36 and rear ended a vehicle being operated by Fredrick Wachtel of Coshocton Ceicie Rhoades of Blissfield […]

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Clubs & Organizations

Writing group to hold annual book fair

Writing group to hold annual book fair

Mark your calendars for Coshocton’s second annual book fair to be held Saturday, Oct. 15, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Frontier Power’s Community Room, 770 S. Second St. Authors will have tables to display and sell books they’ve written and will autograph them for buyers. People also will have the chance to talk […]

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United Way hires new executive director

United Way hires new executive director

The United Way of Coshocton County announced Scott Edson as its new executive director effective Monday, Sept. 5. He will succeed Lyn Mizer who has served in this position for the past 11 years. Following a statewide search, Edson was selected. Edson has more than 20 years of community outreach, recreation, and administrative experience. With […]

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Leadership Coshocton County Class of 2023 announced

Leadership Coshocton County Class of 2023 announced

Leadership Coshocton County held its welcome reception on Aug. 23, at Clary Gardens and treated to desserts by Schumaker Farms. Members of the Leadership Coshocton County Class of 2023 were joined by family, supporters, leadership alumni, and members of the leadership advisory board for the official welcome and kick-off to the program year. The 32nd […]

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E-Edition

September 29, 2022 Coshocton County Beacon

September 29, 2022 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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September 22, 2022 Coshocton County Beacon

September 22, 2022 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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September 15, 2022 Coshocton County Beacon

September 15, 2022 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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