Community News

Ribbon cutting held for Coshocton Recovery LLC

Ribbon cutting held for Coshocton Recovery LLC

The Coshocton  Chamber of Commerce invited everyone to come out and support the new Coshocton Recovery LLC with a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the grand opening of their new drug rehab facility. This is a substance abuse rehab clinic that provides treatment to people with drug addiction and other substance abuse problems. They offer individual counseling, group counseling and […]

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Community Hospice is seeking rays of sunshine

Community Hospice needs your help to provide Rays of Sunshine to patients and their caregivers. Project Sunshine is a year-round initiative driven by generous individuals, community groups or organizations who provide small gifts to brighten the lives of those receiving Hospice services. Examples of gift ideas include, but are not limited to: Treat bags, handmade […]

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Leadership teen raising money for Valentine Project

Benjamin Unkefer, a member of the Coshocton County Youth Leadership class, is working to raise funds to donate to the Valentine Project with a raffle basket he put together. The Valentine Project is a 501c3 charitable organization. Its mission is to ship Valentine packages to kids with chronic illnesses all over the state of Ohio. […]

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Sports

CHS boys fall to Tri-Valley

On Jan. 21, the Coshocton seventh grade boys basketball team lost to the visiting Tri-Valley Scotties by a score of 46-17. The home team got off to a slow start in the first half and the Scotties led 34-4 at the intermission. The Redskins showed a lot of heart and outscored the Scotties 13-12 in […]

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Lady Bears break records against Maysville

On Tuesday night, Jan. 19, the River View girls bowling team hosted Maysville at Legacy Lanes. The Lady Bears rolled to a record breaking night beating the Lady Panthers 2171-990. Leading the way for the Lady Bears were Allie Murray tying her own school record with a 267 game, Madalyn Cutshall with a 212 game […]

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CHS swimmers competes against Heath and Lancaster

Coshocton High School swimming competed against Heath and Lancaster on Jan. 14,at the Janet Jones Mulligan Natatorium. Finishing overall individually for the girls were Ella Duling, fourth 200 free and third 400 free; Chloe Hall, third 50 free and second 100 free; Kendal Jackson, fourth 200 IM; Cady Jackson, fourth 100 free; Autumn Jones, second […]

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Opinion

Irene Clara Russell

Irene Clara Russell

Irene Clara Russell, 86, of Newark, passed away on Monday, Jan. 18, 2021. She was born on Dec. 28, 1934, in Coshocton, to the late Everett and Hilda (Sayre) Smith. Irene graduated from Coshocton High School in 1952 and was a homemaker and caregiver most of her life. She was a member of Park United […]

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Moving in or moving out, let’s keep moving

Moving in or moving out, let’s keep moving

Doctors and health professionals at all levels tell us that to keep our bodies flexible, healthy and retain some muscle mass – even as we age – we must keep moving. Walking, running, biking, swimming, choose your particular method of staying active for your own good. As we observe the inauguration of a new President […]

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Giddiness dominates the day with Browns win

Giddiness dominates the day with Browns win

That was certainly an interesting week. Where do we go from here seems to be looking at things mildly, but I think taking a long-term view with a glass half full of optimism for the new administration is warranted and perhaps even necessary for where we are right now. Bringing the nation “back together” will […]

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Notices

Sheriff’s Office Report for January 25, 2021

On January 24th, the Sheriff’s Office investigated 1 Accident and 1 Complaint.  Accident: Paul Stein of Howard, Ohio was turning into Walmart when he struck a guard rail. Complaint:  A Coshocton man reported a domestic disturbance in the 500 Block of Locust Street. As a result, Brenda Harper of Coshocton was arrested for Domestic Violence.

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Sheriff’s Office Report for January 23, 2021

On January 22nd, the Sheriff’s Office investigated 2 Accidents and 0 Complaints.  Accidents: Erin McConnell, of Johnstown, Ohio was traveling East on State Route 16, when she went left of center and struck another vehicle. Dora Opphile of Coshocton was backing out of a parking spot at Walmart and struck a parked vehicle driven by […]

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Sheriff’s Office Report for January 22, 2021

On January 21st, the Sheriff’s Office investigated 2 Accidents and 1 Complaint.  Accidents: Sandra Tumblin of Coshocton was traveling on Fairy Falls Drive when she struck a vehicle. Blanch Menefee of Coshocton reported that she struck another vehicle in the parking lot of the Commons apartments in Coshocton. Complaint:  Shannon Powell, a Coshocton resident, reported […]

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Clubs & Organizations

Schooler Family Foundation announces grant application guidelines

Formed as a private foundation in 1985, the Schooler Family Foundation was founded and guided through its early years by longtime Coshocton residents, Seward and Edith Schooler. Now the foundation is served by the second and third generations of family and community. The foundation continues a long-standing commitment of support for the areas of economic […]

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Alzheimer’s caregivers need to guard against wandering in the wintertime

Wandering is one of the most unsettling behavioral changes common  for someone with Alzheimer’s disease. Yet it surprises far too many family caregivers and can end with tragic results. Six in 10 people with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease will wander. A person with Alzheimer’s may not remember his or her name or address, and can […]

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Snowman building contest announced

Snowman building contest announced

The Coshocton Fatherhood Initiative is sponsoring in conjunction with Papa John’s Pizza, Wal-Mart and Coshocton Inn and Suites a free family friendly snowman building contest. The event will be in your yard from Jan. 1, 2021 through Feb. 28, 2021. Prizes include five Kindle Fires, 10 Papa John’s pizzas, five Wal-Mart gift cards and one […]

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E-Edition

January 21, 2021 Coshocton County Beacon

January 21, 2021 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 14, 2021 Coshocton County Beacon

January 14, 2021 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 7, 2021 Coshocton County Beacon

January 7, 2021 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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