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Covic Connection moves to South Lawn Avenue

COSHOCTON – When he was 14-years-old, Chris Covic detailed his first car – a Jeep Cherokee owned by Steve Murray. He did such a wonderful job that Murray told someone else to take their car to him. The word spread and 39 years later, Covic is still doing what he enjoys. “I have to sit […]

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2019 Health, Safety & Wellness Expo Program

2019 Health, Safety & Wellness Expo Program

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Stolen motorcycle recovered after short pursuit

Stolen motorcycle recovered after short pursuit

COSHOCTON – On Jan. 15, at 1:07 a.m. Deputy Bullock with the Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office attempted to stop a motorcycle on US 36 near the area of County Road 10, when the motorcycle attempted to flee the area. After a short pursuit of the motorcycle, the male driver fled on foot, but was shortly […]

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Sports

Kids America hosts pickleball tournament

Kids America hosts pickleball tournament

COSHOCTON – Diane Erwin and Suzie Tupper were excited to take part in the first USAPA – sanctioned pickleball tournament at Kids America, which was held Jan. 12-13. “We wanted to support our local club,” Erwin said. The friends have enjoyed learning about the game. “Once you try it you can’t play enough,” Tupper said. […]

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River View bows to Garaway

NEW PHILADELPHIA – Wednesday night, the River View Black Bears bowling team traveled to Wabash Lanes to take on the Garaway Pirates. The Pirates defeated the Black Bears with a final score of 2215. River View’s score was 1903. Leading the team was Eli Giles with a 308 series. Following closely behind him was Justin Cooper […]

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Lady Bears defeat Garaway in huge upset

WARSAW – River View lady bowlers defeated Garaway in a recent match with the following results: Season record: 19-15 overall and 3-0 in match play Match Format – two regular games and four Baker games RV Scoring: Marie Stufflebean- 236; 168 = 404 series Match Medalist, High Game and Series Allie Murray – 183,157 = […]

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Opinion

Mark’s Musings – January 16, 2019

Mark’s Musings – January 16, 2019

I thought I heard the pattering of hooves this morning . . . but no, it was that the Cavs beat the Lakers? Really? Is this a fantasy land of make believe now? Unicorns are grazing outside my window for sure – if I only look. Not only that but that win broke a 12 […]

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Mark’s Musings – January 9, 2019

Mark’s Musings – January 9, 2019

For many people this is the first full week back to work, school, etc. Here’s hoping that your holiday went well and you were able to spend time with your loved ones. I think when you boil it all down and get past the boxes, packages and bows, that’s really a key to the holidays. […]

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Coshocton County still a great place to call home

Coshocton County still a great place to call home

COSHOCTON – This year has been filled with wonderful opportunities in Coshocton County that make this a great place to call home. With a variety of new businesses opening and ribbon-cutting ceremonies held throughout the year, it’s exciting to see people in Coshocton making a positive impact on their community. Making an impact on your […]

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Notices

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for Jan. 17, 2019

On Jan. 16, 2019 the Sheriff’s Office investigated 11 accident (s) and 2 complaint (s):   Accidents: 2:03 A.M.  Amanda Johnson of West Lafayette lost control of her vehicle on Cassingham Hollow Drive, went off the roadway and struck a tree.   4:30 A.M.  James Whited of Brickhaven lost control of his vehicle on CR […]

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Legal Notice

The Jefferson Township’s 2018 Annual Financial Report is completed and available for viewing by contacting the Fiscal Officer, Sandy Fitch, at 740- 824-4445. Jefferson Township will hold their regular monthly meetings for 2019 on the first Wednesday of each month starting February 6, 2019 at the Walhonding Valley Fire District building at 7:00 p.m. The […]

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Legal Notice

The Walhonding Valley Fire District’s 2018 Annual Financial Report is completed and available for viewing by contacting the Fiscal Officer, Sandy Fitch, at 740-824-4445. Walhonding Valley Fire District will hold their regular monthly meetings for 2019 on the second Wednesday of each month at the Walhonding Valley Fire District at 7:00 p.m. The public is […]

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Obituaries

Gertrude Carnahan

Gertrude Carnahan

Gertrude “Maxine” Carnahan, age 96, passed away Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at Windsorwood Place. She was born on July 21, 1922 in Coshocton. She was a 1940 graduate of Coshocton High School. On August 17, 1940, she married George Allen Carnahan, who passed away in April of 1996. She was a long time member of […]

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Ruth Lane

Ruth Lane

Ruth Lane, 93, of New Concord, died Tuesday (January 15, 2019) at Southeastern Ohio Regional Medical Center, Cambridge. She was born July 5, 1925 on Foster Avenue in Cambridge at the home of her Grandpa and Grandma Bell, and was the daughter of the late Samuel Craig Montgomery and Harriet Agnes (Bell) Montgomery. She attended […]

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Martha Ann Polk

COSHOCTON – Martha Ann (Jackson) Polk age 78 of Coshocton, Ohio died Friday, January 11, 2019 in her home surrounded by family. She was born April 6, 1940 in Zanesville, Ohio and was the daughter of Leonard and Effie (Norris) Jackson. She is survived by five children Bob Polk of Columbus, Ohio, Jesse Polk Sr. […]

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E-Edition

January 9, 2019 Coshocton County Beacon

January 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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January 2, 2019 Coshocton County Beacon

January 2, 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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December 26, 2018 Coshocton County Beacon

December 26, 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

| January 16, 2019

NOTICE GUARDIANSHIP OF Shanya DeMoss CASE NO. 21820024 TO: JUSTIN DeMOSS, ADDRESS UNKNOWN You are hereby notified that on December 11, 2018, Christie M.L. Thornsley filed in the Probate Court an application for the appointment of Guardian of the Estate of Shanya DeMoss, incompetent. The hearing on the application will be held on the 12th […]

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Legal Notice

| January 16, 2019

Bedford Township will hold their 2019 regular meetings on the last Thursday of each month at 5:30 at the Township Hall in Tunnel Hill. If you have any questions throughout the year, please call Jaime Hunt, Fiscal Officer, at (740)502-8027 CCB: Jan 16’19

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Legal Notice

| January 16, 2019

Public Notice To Bidders For: Sale of a 2013 Ford E-350 Van, 11 passenger, 5.4 L with 45,180 miles (est.), Reese Hitch & Flat 4 and 7 Pin Trailer Connection Sealed bids will be accepted by Ridgewood Local School District Board of Education of West Lafayette, Ohio until Monday, February 4, 2019 at 12:00 o’clock […]

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