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Snider always had a passion for sports

Snider always had a passion for sports

COSHOCTON – Sports has always been a part of Stephanie Snider’s life. The 1997 Coshocton High School graduate was a junior high girls’ basketball coach at Coshocton for seven seasons and still enjoys coaching youth basketball. “I was asked to be a coach, but I was very nervous about it, but I’m so glad I […]

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Justin Mullens joins Hasseman Marketing

Justin Mullens joins Hasseman Marketing

COSHOCTON – Coshocton-based marketing firm and promotional products distributor Hasseman Marketing & Communications is growing again. Hasseman Marketing is excited to welcome Justin Mullens to their team. Mullens joins Hasseman Marketing after working for the last 10 years at Spectrum Cable and will take over a new position called digital brand manager. “We are so excited to […]

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Nationally-recognized summer STEM program coming to Coshocton-area location

COSHOCTON – Camp Invention®, a nationally recognized, nonprofit summer enrichment camp program, is coming to the following locations: Coshocton Elementary School the week of June 10 – June 14. Regional program sponsors include American Electric Power Foundation, ArcelorMittal, Coshocton Foundation, and Edwin F. Mulligan Endowed Fund. River View Junior High School the week of June […]

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Sports

Conkle signs letter of intent to play at West Liberty

Conkle signs letter of intent to play at West Liberty

COSHOCTON – Riley Conkle signed her letter of intent to play softball at West Liberty University at Coshocton High School on Thursday, April 18 surrounded by her family, teammates, and coaches. Conkle started playing softball in seventh grade and her love of the sport has only grown ever since. “She started at a really young […]

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River View’s Croft signs to play football at Wooster

River View’s Croft signs to play football at Wooster

WARSAW – When Cowen Croft was a sophomore in high school, he decided that playing college football was something he really wanted to do. On April 8 he took a big step toward making that goal a reality when he signed his letter of intent to play football at The College of Wooster. “The campus […]

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River View seniors using project to celebrate baseball program

River View seniors using project to celebrate baseball program

WARSAW – Cole McKee and Ryan Weaver are using their senior project at River View High School to help the baseball program. “At first, we did mini camps,” McKee said. “We went to all four elementary schools to get fourth through sixth graders involved. They were hour-long camps on fundamental.” The camps were held in […]

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Opinion

Mark’s Musings – April 24, 2019

Mark’s Musings – April 24, 2019

They are calling it the greatest comeback in sports history – of course, I am referring to Tiger Woods donning the green jacket after capturing the Master’s 14 years after his most recent win (2005). To call this nothing short of a miracle is really not going too far if you follow Tiger and his […]

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Mark’s Musings – April 17, 2019

Mark’s Musings – April 17, 2019

I knew this day would come. For my own selfish reasons I wanted to delay the inevitable as long as possible. But we are all destined for life on this earth to end. Robert M. “Pinky” Fortune, Dad to me, was the greatest man that I have ever known or ever will know. And I […]

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Mark’s Musings – April 10, 2019

Mark’s Musings – April 10, 2019

I see that the Forsythia is now – and by the time you read your Beacon this week – will be in full bloom. So, this begs the question that pops up every spring just like the dandelions, will we or will we not, have three snows? My gut instinct says no to this question […]

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Notices

Legal Notice

PROBATE COURT OF COSHOCTON COUNTY, OHIO VAN BLANCHARD II, JUDGE IN RE: CHANGE OF NAME OF BREIGHLYNN JEAN BURGESS TO BREIGHLYNN JEAN DILE Case No. 21960013 NOTICE OF HEARING ON CHANGE OF NAME (R.C. 2717.01) Applicant hereby gives notice to all interested persons and to Brandon Harvey Daugherty, whose last known address is 331 Walnut […]

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Legal Notice

PROBATE COURT OF COSHOCTON COUNTY, OHIO VAN BLANCHARD II, JUDGE IN RE: CHANGE OF NAME OF AYDHEN DAVID LEE DOWNHOUR TO AYDHEN JAMES RIZER Case No. 21960012 NOTICE OF HEARING ON CHANGE OF NAME (R.C. 2717.01) Notice is hereby given to Kayla Welch who’s last known address is 548 Seneca Dr. Newark, OH., that the […]

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Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for April 23, 2019

  On April 22, 2019 the Sheriff’s Office investigated 2 accident (s) and 4 complaint (s):   Accidents: 8:45 A.M.  Rebecca McVay of Coshocton backed into Michael Hunt of Coshocton in the 900 block of South 6th Street.   12:26 P.M.  Kevin Renicker Jr. of Coshocton failed to stop in time and struck Sandra Mitchell […]

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Obituaries

Francis William Markley

COSHOCTON – Francis William “Bill” Markley, 86, of Coshocton passed away Saturday, April 20, 2019 at Lafayette Pointe Nursing and Rehabilitation.  He was born in Coshocton on September 23, 1932 to the late Clarence and Edna (Thomas) Markley. He served in the United States Air Force and retired from General Tire in Newcomerstown. Bill is […]

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Mary L. Staneck

Mary L. Staneck

COSHOCTON – Mary L. (Smith) Staneck, 78, of Coshocton, passed away on Saturday, April 20, 2019. Mary was born in Coshocton on August 20, 1940 to the late Ransome Smith and Anna E. (Littlebridge) Cass. On November 5, 1958, she married William H. Staneck, Jr., who preceded her in death on July 25, 1985. Mary […]

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Janet Kay Ashcraft

Janet Kay Ashcraft

WARSAW – Janet Kay Ashcraft, 60, of Warsaw, died Saturday, April 20, 2019 in the emergency room of the Coshocton Regional Medical Center. She was born July 26, 1958 in Coshocton to the late Russel Lawrence and Beatrice E. “Betty” (Bechtel) Ashcraft. Janet attended Hopewell School.  She worked at Hopewell Industries and Alternative Program.  She […]

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E-Edition

April 17, 2019 Coshocton County Beacon

April 17, 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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OSU Extension 100 Year Anniversary

OSU Extension 100 Year Anniversary

The OSU Extension 100 Year special section e-edition is now online. The print version is also available in the April 17, 2019 edition of The Beacon. Want to get free mail delivery of the print edition of The Beacon? Request it here!

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2019 Spring Home Lawn & Garden

2019 Spring Home Lawn & Garden

The 2019 Spring Home Lawn & Garden e-edition is now online. The print version is also available in the April 17, 2019 edition of The Beacon. Want to get free mail delivery of the print edition of The Beacon? Request it here!

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Other Recent Posts

West Lafayette Police Department Report for April 22, 2019

| April 22, 2019

On April 21, 2019 the West Lafayette Police Department investigated the following:   Officer received a traffic complaint on Main Street.   Officer received a report of 911 hang-up from the 200 block of West Wood Avenue.

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West Lafayette Police Department Report for April 21, 2019

| April 22, 2019

On April 20, 2019 the West Lafayette Police Department investigated the following:   A resident in the 200 block of East Railroad Street reported threats & harassment.   A resident in the 100 block of North Kirk Street reported an unwanted person.

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West Lafayette Police Department Report for April 20, 2019

| April 22, 2019

On April 19, 2019 the West Lafayette Police Department investigated the following:   Officer received a parking complaint in 100 block of West 7th Street.   Officer received a traffic complaint in the 200 block of North Kirk Street.

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