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Lake Park Big Band dance coming up

Lake Park Big Band dance coming up

COSHOCTON – Come out for an evening of nostalgic remembrance and dance to the sounds of Glenn Miller and Sammy Kaye. The Lake Park Big Band will perform for the Fall Harvest Dance in Coshocton on Saturday, Oct. 1. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and the band will entertain from 8 to 11 p.m. at […]

‘Web of Murder’ being performed at Triple Locks Theater

‘Web of Murder’ being performed at Triple Locks Theater

COSHOCTON – The Footlight Players latest production, “Web of Murder,” will keep you on the edge of your seat and relieve the suspense with some comedy at just the right moments. “It’s a different murder mystery than most people are accustomed to,” said Nathan Mayse who is co-producing the production with Mark Kittel. “Web of […]

Local Bounty update

Good morning Local Foodies! Class: Winter squash soup When : October  27th  Thursday Time: 6:00pm Where : Local Bounty Sign up to enjoy a fall evening with the Lady of the Veggies. We will sip on hot cider and talk about how easy it is to make winter squash soup. Along with freezing techniques and cooking tips. Have […]

Burger King to celebrate grand reopening

Burger King to celebrate grand reopening

COSHOCTON – Carrols Corporation, operator of over 700 BURGER KING® restaurants in several states, announces the reopening of their restaurant located at 23711 Airport Road. The Coshocton project is one of many BURGER KING® restaurants in the Carrols Corporation portfolio that have been and will continued to be remodeled in the coming months. The Airport […]

Treasurer Mandel announces launch of Coshocton County local government Checkbooks on OhioCheckbook.com

Treasurer Mandel announces launch of Coshocton County local government Checkbooks on OhioCheckbook.com

FRESNO – Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel announced today the launch of White Eyes Township, Tuscarawas Township, Oxford Township, and the Village of Conesville’s online checkbooks on OhioCheckbook.com.  In December 2014, Treasurer Mandel launched OhioCheckbook.com, which sets a new national standard for government transparency and for the first time in Ohio history puts all state spending […]

Reforming the way Washington works

WASHINGTON, DC – Continuing his efforts to rein in out-of-control regulators, Congressman Bob Gibbs joined a bipartisan group in Congress to stop regulations costing $1 billion or more until any pending litigation is completed. With more major regulations being challenged in court, the status of those regulations, including compliance requirements for American businesses, can be […]

Sports

Pendola’s cross country team competes at Purple Valley Classic

WILLIAMSPORT, Mass. – The Baldwin Wallace University women’s and men’s cross country teams finished 15th and 16th at the Purple Valley Classic hosted by Williams College at Mount Greylock High School. The classic featured some of the top ranked programs from the Atlantic, Mideast, Midwest and New England regions, including six teams ranked in the […]

RHS soccer picks up win

WEST LAFAYETTE – Seven different Lady Generals found the back of the net tonight in their first victory of the season as they defeated the Heath Lady Bulldogs 7-1. Rachel Simpson led the Generals with a goal and two assists. Tayhani Miller, Jayla McCurdy, Josey Lillibridge, Abby Power, Colleen Schwartz and Nicole Schwartz all added a […]

CHS football ranked number 2 in region

CHS football ranked number 2 in region

COLUMBUS – The Ohio High School Athletic Association released its weekly football computer ratings on Tuesday which have Coshocton High School sitting at number two in Division V, Region 19 and Ridgewood High School at number five. The weekly computer ratings are released every Tuesday afternoon beginning after the fourth week of the season, leading […]

Turkey season starting Oct. 8

Turkey season starting Oct. 8

COLUMBUS – Ohio’s hunters have the opportunity to pursue wild turkeys during a seven-week season from Saturday, Oct. 8, through Sunday, Nov. 27. Gobblers and hens are legal game during the fall wild turkey season. A complete report of the 2015 fall wild turkey season is available at wildohio.gov. Please follow the link for more […]

RVHS vs CHS boys soccer

RVHS vs CHS boys soccer

RVHS girls place 10th in golf tournament

WARSAW – The River View girls’ golf team’s most recent match was at Zoar Village Golf Course for the Tri-County Post season Tournament. River View shot a 397 on the day to finish in 10th place out of 20 teams in the tournament. River View individual scores were: Marie Stufflebean – 89 (second team all tournament); Shelby […]

Opinion

Mark’s Musings – September 28, 2016

Mark’s Musings – September 28, 2016

I have a vision. As the too much discussed Presidential debate draws ever so nearer – that will be tonight as I write this column on Monday – I can visualize civility and downright old fashioned charm and manners coming into play. In fact, in my vision Mrs. Clinton has a dozen red roses (or […]

Mark’s Musings – September 21, 2016

Mark’s Musings – September 21, 2016

Did you make it to the 2016 Wings Over Coshocton Air Show? Fantastic, tremendous, stupendous and fabulous are just a few of the words that I can use to describe this event. Bethel and Connie Toler and ALL of the folks that contributed their time, talent and treasure to make the 2016 edition one to […]

Mark’s Musings – September 14, 2016

Mark’s Musings – September 14, 2016

It seems that a fondness for the nostalgic is back. According to what I’m hearing and seeing, the 1980s and 1990s are all the rage right now. I had the ol’ disco ball out over the weekend – polishing it up for that big dance coming up. Not! Are you kidding me? Everyone knows that […]

Mark’s Musings – September 7, 2016

Mark’s Musings – September 7, 2016

This Sunday marks the 15th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 tragedy. A date that many say changed not only our nation, but the world in which we live. As you reflect on the date of 9-11-01 and the lives lost and the lives lost since that date in the war on terror–let alone the […]

Mark’s Musings – August 31, 2016

Mark’s Musings – August 31, 2016

I have discovered two words that should never be combined – at least in my opinion. “Veggie and burger”. Nope. Not ever. Give me the real beef any day. Now, I am sure that somewhere out there in this big ol’ world there exists a decent tasting “veggie burger”. The turkey ones are okay, but […]

Mark’s Musings – August 24, 2016

Mark’s Musings – August 24, 2016

It’s on to Tokyo for the 2020 summer Olympics. The U.S. of A. captured 121 total medals, 46 gold, 37 silver and 38 bronze to lead all nations in Rio. Great Britain landed the second most gold medals with 27 gold, 23 silver and 17 bronze. China was third in gold medals with 26 and […]

Notices

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for Sept. 28, 2016

On Sept. 27, the Sheriff’s Office investigated one accident(s) and four complaint(s). Accidents Angelica R. Hanby of Newcomerstown was traveling east on US 36 in Lafayette Township when her vehicle struck a deer. Complaints A burglary was reported in the 600 block of John Street. Austin R. Daugherty of Coshocton was arrested and charged with […]

West Lafayette Police Department Report for Sept. 27, 2016

On Sept. 26, 2016, the police department investigated the following calls. A resident in the 200 block of West Railroad Street reported phone harassment.

West Lafayette Police Department Report for Sept. 28, 2016

On Sept. 27, 2016, the police department investigated the following calls. While on patrol, Officer encountered a domestic dispute in the 200 block of West Railroad Street.

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for Sept. 27, 2016

On Sept. 26, the Sheriff’s Office investigated one accident(s) and eight complaint(s). Accidents Stuart J. Dunlap of Coshocton was traveling east on Chestnut Street when he struck the vehicle of Thomas P. Lafferty of Coshocton Complaints An illegal dump site was discovered at Warsaw Park. An illegal dump site was discovered on CR 271 near […]

West Lafayette Police Department Report for Sept. 25, 2016

On Sept. 24, 2016, the police department investigated the following calls. Nothing to report

West Lafayette Police Department Report for Sept. 26, 2016

On Sept. 25, 2016, the police department investigated the following calls. Officer received a traffic complaint in the 200 block of East 6th Street. Todd A. Berry, age 37, of 27934 Township Road 194 Fresno, Ohio was arrested in the 300 Block of North George Street for two warrants for failure to appear.

Obituaries

Roger Keith Williams

Roger Keith Williams

Roger Keith Williams, 68, of Coshocton passed away at Licking Memorial Hospital Emergency Room on Monday September 26, 2016 after a brief illness. Roger was born in Zanesville on September 24, 1948 to Glenn and Irene (Mitchell) Williams. He graduated from Philo High School, served in the U.S. Army and graduated from Malone University with […]

Janet K.  Harper

Janet K. Harper

COSHOCTON – Janet (Kanuckel) Harper, 89, of Coshocton died Monday, September 26, 2016 at the Coshocton County Memorial Hospital. She was born July 31, 1927 in Blissfield to the late Harve and Erma (Reed) Kanuckel.  She is survived by her husband of nearly 70 years, Louis F. Harper; two daughters, Debbie (John) Dunlop and Lisa (Mike) […]

Donna E. Shearn

COSHOCTON – Donna Ellen Shearn, 62, of Pine St. died Friday, September 16, 2016 at Central Ohio Hospice in Newark. She was born July 17, 1954 Cambridge to the late Harlan E. and Ellen J. (Stillons) Weaver. She was a health care giver and a lover of dogs. She is survived by her sons, Latoni […]

Oblee Sammons

COSHOCTON – Oblee Sammons, 79, of TR 306 died Friday, September 16, 2016 at the Coshocton County Memorial Hospital. He was born Aug. 4, 1937 in Gant, TN to the late Andrew and Viola (Litton) Sammons. He worked as a boilermaker for over 25 years and was a U.S. Navy veteran. He is survived by […]

Marilyn M. Wright

Marilyn M. Wright

WEST LAFAYETTE- Marilyn Melva Wright, 91, a resident of Lafayette Pointe Care Center, died on September 14, 2016 at the care center. She passed away peacefully in her sleep. She and her twin sister Marion Grace were born on June 13, 1925 in Ashtabula, Ohio to the late Lilah Sprague Bates and Kenneth Shufelt Bates.  […]

Mildred L. Rehard

COSHOCTON – Mildred L. Rehard, 82, of San Diego, California passed away at her home on Tuesday, September 13, 2016. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time. The Miller Funeral Home, Coshocton is serving the family.

E-Edition

September 28, 2016 Coshocton County Beacon

September 28, 2016 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 Fair Section

Coshocton County Fair Section

This year’s e-edition of The Coshocton County Fair Special Seciton is now online. Want to get free mail delivery of the print edition of The Beacon? Request it here!

September 21, 2016 Coshocton County Beacon

September 21, 2016 Coshocton County Beacon

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September 14, 2016 Coshocton County Beacon

September 14, 2016 Coshocton County Beacon

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September 7, 2016 Coshocton County Beacon

September 7, 2016 Coshocton County Beacon

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Fall Home Improvement 2016

Fall Home Improvement 2016

This year’s e-edition of the Fall Home Improvement Special Section is now online. Want to get free mail delivery of the print edition of The Beacon? Request it here!

Other Recent Posts

Rose M. Jones

Rose M. Jones

| September 26, 2016

Rose M. Jones, 82, of Coshocton passed away Saturday September 24, 2016 at Walnut Grove Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was born in Dayton, OH on January 17, 1934 to the late Harley and Mildred (Lockwood) Fuller. Rose is a member of the Burt Avenue Wesleyan Church, she worked as a waitress and at RHDD […]

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Mission Auto moving back under one roof

| September 26, 2016

COSHOCTON – Mission Auto is putting all its services back under one roof. The company’s Quick Lube and Lease IT Own IT that was located on State Route 16 next to Edie Ryan’s will be back at its U.S. 36 location. “With personnel changes we needed to not be so extended,” said Sharon Revennaugh, who […]

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COTC thanks Friends of Coshocton Campus

COTC thanks Friends of Coshocton Campus

| September 26, 2016

COSHOCTON – Friends of the Coshocton Campus of Central Ohio Technical College enjoyed a ride on the Monticello III Canal Boat on Saturday, Sept. 24 and then met for lunch and enjoyed a piece of cake decorated in the COTC colors and 45 year logo at the Lock Landing in Roscoe Village. Bonnie L. Coe, […]

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Jones Metal Products chairperson speaks at COTC accreditation event

Jones Metal Products chairperson speaks at COTC accreditation event

| September 26, 2016

NEWARK – Four associate degree engineering technology programs at Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) have been internationally accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ETAC/ABET). The ETAC/ABET accredited programs are electrical engineering technology, architectural engineering technology, civil engineering technology and mechanical engineering technology. “The mission of Central […]

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FAFSA night schedule

| September 26, 2016

COSHOCTON – Coshocton C.A.R.E.S. is sponsoring a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) Assistance Night for all interested Coshocton County students and parents on Wednesday, Oct. 12, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Coshocton High School in the third floor computer lab. College counselors and Coshocton CARES Advisors will be available to provide free […]

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