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Animals keep area youth busy during the fair

Animals keep area youth busy during the fair

COSHOCTON – Maria Goodman enjoys being in the arena and being with her family’s horses. “They’re pretty,” she said. During the fair the animal barns are full of kids of all ages and their families getting animals ready to shine in the arena. Goodman brought her “big horse” to the fair, but Sunday morning she […]

Fair food

Fair food

Open pull

Open pull

Demolition Derby

Demolition Derby

   

Doublecut

Doublecut

Sports

Three Rivers Bass Masters fish

COSHOCTON – The Three Rivers Bass Masters held a tournament Sept. 28, at Alum Creek The winners were: First place – Gary Mansfield, 3.95 lbs.; second place – Brett Lingo, 3.37 lbs.; third place – John Fielden, 1.23 lbs.; Big Bass – Gary Mansfield, 1.77 lbs. Three Rivers Bass Masters is a bass club. Normal […]

OHSAA releases weekly football computer ratings

OHSAA releases weekly football computer ratings

COLUMBUS – The Ohio High School Athletic Association released its weekly football computer ratings Tuesday, Sept. 30. The weekly computer ratings are released every Tuesday afternoon beginning after the fourth week of the season, leading up to the final report on Sunday, Nov. 2. The top 20 schools in both Division I regions are shown […]

Ridgewood falls to Heath

WEST LAFAYETTE – In girls soccer Heath defeated Ridgewood 5-0. Haley Fegusion scored two first half goals to pace the Lady Bulldogs. Ozzie Smith and Shawna Vermilion also added scores before halftime. Vermilion scored again with 5:02 to play in the match. Karrie Bluck had 19 saves for Ridgewood. The Lady Generals host Wooster Triway […]

RHS girls fall in soccer

WEST LAFAYETTE – In girls soccer from West Lafayette, Licking Valley defeated Ridgewood 4-0. Sean Rice scored the game’s first goal with 6:52 remaining in the first half to give Licking Valley a 1-0 lead at halftime. Kori Caughenbaugh scored at 19:54 in the second half to make it 2-0. Caughenbaugh and Mariah Rhymer added […]

CHS and RVHS golfers moving on to district tournament

WEST LAFAYETTE – Coshocton and River’s high school golf teams are moving on to the district tournament. Both schools played Sept. 22 at River Greens Golf Course in the 2014 Division II Sectional. Coshocton placed third with a team score of 315 and River View was sixth with a total of 332 points. The top […]

Opinion

Mark’s Musings – Oct. 01, 2014

Mark’s Musings – Oct. 01, 2014

The question of the day seems to be . . . “what is your favorite fair food?” Or it could be . . . “Are we at war with ISIS?” Choose your question and response carefully. There is no easy way around either. And hopefully you’re not offended by the combination of two rather – […]

Mark’s Musings – Sept. 24, 2014

Mark’s Musings – Sept. 24, 2014

I can keep this one light or move on to some heavier stuff. I think we can keep it light with the county fair starting this Friday! And since the Buckeyes didn’t play this past Saturday there is nothing to fuss – or gloat – about. The Buckeyes are still in the top 25 and […]

Mark’s Musings – Sept. 17, 2014

Mark’s Musings – Sept. 17, 2014

Ahhhh, bacon, bacon and more bacon. Our community responded in more than a bacon bit way to the first Appalachian Bacon Nation event held Saturday in downtown Coshocton. Brad Fuller and his group of volunteers, major sponsor Kraft Foods, and all those that participated deserve a big “thank you” for putting our community on the […]

Mark’s Musings – September 10, 2014

Mark’s Musings – September 10, 2014

Well, it goes without saying – or it goes with saying since I am saying – err, writing, that it was not a pleasant weekend for Buckeye or Browns fans. Now, if you happen to like the sports teams that come from that city to the east, yeh, you know the one, formerly filled with […]

Mark’s Musings – August 27, 2014

Mark’s Musings – August 27, 2014

We need to take a pause to remember all of those that labor on our behalf with the Labor Day holiday this Monday, Sept. 1. The first Labor Day parade was held Sept. 5, 1882 in the city of New York. The holiday was organized by the Central Labor Union to exhibit “the strength and […]

Notices

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for Sept. 29, 2014

On September 28 the Sheriff’s Office investigated one accident and two complaints. Accidents – JASON LIPPS OF COHSOCTON WAS TRAVELING WEST ON SR541 WHEN HE LOST CONTROL AND WENT OFF THE LEFT SIDE OF THE ROADWAY AND WENT DOWN AN EMBANKMENT. JASON LIPPS WAS ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH OVI. Complaints – WILLIAM C HINDS OF […]

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for Sept. 28, 2014

On September 27 the Sheriff’s Office investigated one accident and one complaint. Accidents – CHARLES LANNING OF COSHOCTON WAS TRAVELING WEST ON CHESTNUT STREET WHEN HE FAILED TO SEE MAVIS WITTE OF MISSOURI WHO WAS A PEDESTRIAN WALKING NORTH ACROSS CHESTNUT. Complaints – DENA STEPHAN OF COSHOCTON REPROTED THE THEFT OF A SAFE AND CASH. […]

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for Sept. 27, 2014

On September 26 the Sheriff’s Office investigated zero accidents and two complaints. Complaints – A COSHOCTON JUVENILE WAS REPORTED AS MISSING AND LATER RETURNED. – A COSHOCTON MALE REPORTED A DOMESTIC SITUATION. Source: www.coshoctoncounty.net/sheriff  

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for Sept. 26, 2014

On September 25 the Sheriff’s Office investigated zero accidents and four complaints. Complaints – AN ILLEGAL DUMP SITE WAS DISCOVERED ON TR 157 IN LAFAYETTE TWP. – A ROAD SIGN WAS REPORTED AS STOLEN FROM A BRIDGE ON CR 93 IN ADAMS TWP. – JUSTIN A YATES OF COSHOCTON WAS ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH HAVING […]

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for Sept. 25, 2014

On September 24 the Sheriff’s Office investigated one accident and four complaints. Accidents – SYDNEY L BONE OF WEST LAFAYETTE WAS TRAVELING WEST ON CR 16 WHEN SHE PASSED THE VEHICLE BEING DRIVEN BY CHASE C ASHCRAFT OF COSHOCTON. AFTER PASSING THE VEHICLE, MS BONE LOST CONTROL OF HER VEHICLE AND WENT OFF OF THE […]

Obituaries

Corby L. Cunningham

Corby L. Cunningham

COSHOCTON- Corby Lee Cunningham, 26, of TR 76 B, died Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014 as the result of an automobile accident. He was born April 1, 1988 in Columbus to the late Randy L. Cunningham and Tabatha L. (Ramsey) Gamble.   He was a former volunteer firefighter for the Mechanicsburg Fire Dept.  He raced trucks at […]

Betty J. Hart

WARSAW -Betty Jean (Callentine) Hart, 87, of Park Dr., died Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014 at Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital in Zanesville. She was born May 31, 1927 in Coshocton to the late Edith Helwig. She married Donis William Hart on April 24, 1947, who died July 15, 1980. She later married E. Fred McClain on […]

Susan E. Pitt

COSHOCTON- Susan Edna Pitt, also known as Edna Mae, died Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014 at Signature Healthcare of Coshocton. She was born Aug. 3, 1925 in Warsaw to the late John and Blanche (Shephard) Myers.  She was a 1943 graduate of Warsaw High School, where she was a drum majorette.  She was employed for many […]

Ryan Dawson

Ryan Dawson

Ryan Dawson, 23, of Coshocton passed away Saturday September 20, 2014. He was born in Coshocton on January 24, 1991 to Kimberly (Hartsock) Murray. Ryan was a 2009 graduate from River View High School, served in the United States Navy and was currently working at Kraft Foods. He loved to watch movies, hang out with […]

Nathan Maple

Nathan Maple, 81, of Coshocton passed away at his home on Saturday September 20, 2014. Nathan was born in Coshocton on October 23, 1932 to the late Jesse and Carrie (Freetage) Maple. Nathan attended Plainfield High School and went on to work for Moore Enamel and Penn Michigan. He was a member of the American […]

E-Edition

October 01, 2014 Coshocton County Beacon

October 01, 2014 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!

September 24, 2014 Coshocton County Beacon

September 24, 2014 Coshocton County Beacon

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September 17, 2014 Coshocton County Beacon

September 17, 2014 Coshocton County Beacon

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September 10, 2014 Coshocton County Beacon

September 10, 2014 Coshocton County Beacon

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September 3, 2014 Coshocton County Beacon

September 3, 2014 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!