Community News

Newpointe’s going to the movies

COSHOCTON — Movies are something we all love. They are inspiring, creative, fun, and full of suspense and adventure. Our favorite summer message series, At the Movies, returns June 23. During this five-week series, we will take a look at some of our favorite movies, uncover what those movies are communicating, and connect the dots […]

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Shriver graduates US Senate Page Program

Shriver graduates US Senate Page Program

WASHINGTON D.C. – River View High School junior, Caleb Shriver, graduated from the United States Senate Page Program on June 7 in Washington, D.C. Shriver was one of 30 high school juniors across the United States to be appointed to the spring semester. The program is one of the strictest and most selective in the […]

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Enjoy the meeting room at the artPARK

Enjoy the meeting room at the artPARK

COSHOCTON – If you’ve driven on Main Street in Coshocton near the court square any time in the past couple of weeks, chances are that you’ve definitely seen it: Two hundreds bright orange ribbons forming a temporary pavilion in the artPARK. This structure is called “meeting room,” and it is a collaborative effort of the […]

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Sports

Elks Golf League announce results of tournament

COSHOCTON – Elks Golf League Coshocton #376 and Newcomerstown #155 met on June 10 for week four of tournaments at Hickory Flats Golf Course with the following results: Low Gross (36): Larry Stocker Low Net (31): Larry Stocker Highpoints (12.00): Tom Cox Most Bogeys (6) Tim Gaumer Most Pars (7): Bill Olinger Most Birdies (2): […]

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Road Runner Elite 18U defeated competition in Cincinnati

CINCINNATI – The Road Runner Elite 18U travel softball team managed to get only three games completed before being totally washed out at the Queen City Showdown in Cincinnati on Friday, June 14 and Saturday, June 15. In Friday’s pool games, the team came out strong to defeat a tough Bambinos team 15-2 in a […]

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Dean’s Jewelry team leading in Elks Golf League

NEWCOMERSTOWN – The Elks Golf League met on June 3 for week three of play between Coshocton #376 and Newcomerstown #155. The match was played at Hickory Flats Golf Course and the following results were recorded: Low Gross – (36) Dave Desender; Low Net – (28) Barry Shaffer;   Highpoints – (13.00) Dave Desender & Barry […]

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Opinion

Mark’s Musings – June 19, 2019

Mark’s Musings – June 19, 2019

Here we go! It’s time for several hundred brave souls to endure the Indian Mud Run! With lots of rain forecast for this week mudders should be pleased that the event will live up to its namesake. If you’re on the other end of the spectrum, and trying to make hay, this will be another […]

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Mark’s Musings – June 12, 2019

Mark’s Musings – June 12, 2019

The Ridgewood Generals varsity baseball team made history and wrote themselves into the annals of Ridgewood sports in their historic and unprecedented run to the state championship game in Akron on Sunday evening. Although the Generals came up just one run short against Coldwater, the season and the memories will continue to live on for […]

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Mark’s Musings – June 5, 2019

Mark’s Musings – June 5, 2019

What time is it folks? It’s Hot Air Balloon Festival time! You can find the official program inside this issue of The Beacon – there are lots of folks to thank for making this wonderful fun, free, family event possible and of course, The Frontier Power Company hits the top of the list for their […]

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Notices

West Lafayette Police Department Report for June 18, 2019

On June 17, 2019 the West Lafayette Police Department investigated the following:   A resident in the 200 block of North Oak Street reported a civil complaint.   Officer received a report of an unwanted person in the 600 block of Plainfield Road.

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Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for June 18, 2019

  On June 17, 2019 the Sheriff’s Office investigated 1 accident (s) and 3 complaint (s):   Accidents: 1:30 A.M.  Benjamin Hill was traveling east on State Route 16 and lost control when he started hydroplaning. He went off the right side of the road and rolled the vehicle several times before coming to a […]

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Legal Notice

The Perry Township Trustees will hold its budget hearing for the year 2020 on June 24, 2019 following the regular meeting at 7:00 P.M. in the township office- New Guilford, Ohio. Max Mercer, Fiscal Officer CCB: Jun 19, 2019

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Obituaries

Jami A. Davis Clark

Jami A. Davis Clark

Jami A. Davis Clark, 50, of Coshocton passed away Monday, June 17, 2019 at Genesis Hospital in Zanesville.  She was born in Coshocton on May 13, 1969. She graduated from Coshocton High School in 1987 and attended Kent State University.  She worked at Coshocton County Memorial Hospital and was the Co-owner/operator of Clarks Bar and […]

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Linda Nolan

Linda Josephine Nolan, age 78 of West Lafayette, OH went home to the Lord on June 17th, 2019.  Linda was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and daughter.  She was born in Coshocton on January 10, 1941 to the late R. Lee Ashley and Josephine (Josie) Watson Ashley Callahan. Linda graduated from West Lafayette […]

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Jerry Dale Hampton

Jerry Dale Hampton

  Jerry Dale Hampton, 75 of Fresno passed away Friday June 14th, 2019 at the Coshocton Regional Medical Center.  Jerry was born on October 1, 1943 in West Lafayette to the late William Ray and Laura Faye (Carr) Hampton. Jerry graduated from West Lafayette High School and served in the US Army during Vietnam.  In […]

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E-Edition

June 12, 2019 Coshocton County Beacon

June 12, 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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June 5, 2019 Coshocton County Beacon

June 5, 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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2019 Coshocton Hot Air Balloon Festival Program

2019 Coshocton Hot Air Balloon Festival Program

The 2019 e-edition of the Coshocton Hot Air Balloon Festival Program is now online. The print edition is included with the June 15, 2019 Coshocton County Beacon. Want to get free mail delivery of the print edition of The Beacon? Request it here!

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Other Recent Posts

Legal Notice

| June 18, 2019

The Tiverton Township Board of Trustees will combine their regular June 2019 meeting and the proposed 2020 Budget Hearing meeting. The meeting will be held on Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at the Tiverton Township Hall in Tiverton Center at 7:00 p.m. (SR 206 and CR 20 intersection). Public welcome, handicapped accessible. Sallie R. Gates, Fiscal […]

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Legal Notice

| June 18, 2019

The Washington Township Board of Trustees will hold a public hearing on the 2020 Proposed Budget at 7:15 p.m. on Monday, July 1, 2019. The meeting will be held at the Washington Township Hall in Wakatomika Toni L. Lee, Washington Township Fiscal Officer CCB: June 19, 2019

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Legal Notice

| June 18, 2019

The Monroe Township Board of Trustees will combine their regular June 2019 and the proposed 2020 Budget hearing meeting. The meeting will be held on June 27, 2019 at 7:00 pm, at the township hall in Spring Mountain. Cathy Williamson, Fiscal Officer Monroe Township CCB: Jun 19, 2019

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