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Dog Show results announced

COSHOCTON COUNTY FAIR – The results for the 2014 Coshocton County Junior Fair Dog Show on Sunday, Sept. 28 are as follows: You and Your Dog: Intermediate and Senior You and Your Dog: Sean Ondayko, Extreme Achievers, first place; Maggie Vatter, Chili Challengers, second place; Dashea Wagner, Krafty Kritters, third place; and Joey Hunley, Lucky […]

Coshocton County Fair – 4-H llama show results

COSHOCTON – Here are the results from the 4-H Llama Show at the Coshocton County Fair. Junior Showmanship: Allysun Aslaksen – Kamelid Kushers 4-H Club, first place; Emily Bookless – Kamelid Kushers 4-H Club, second place; Aaron Ward – Kamelid Kushers 4-H Club, third place; Braden Bookless – Kamelid Kushers 4-H Club, fourth place; Allie […]

Area youth receives award at chamber luncheon

Area youth receives award at chamber luncheon

COSHOCTON – Phil Hunt, vice president of the Coshocton County Chamber of Commerce Executive Committee, was honored to present the chamber’s community improvement award to a young, talented member of the community like Julia Roberts. The high school junior was honored during the chamber’s Oct. 23 luncheon for the teen volunteer fair she organized in […]

First case of chronic wasting disease confirmed in Ohio deer

First case of chronic wasting disease confirmed in Ohio deer

REYNOLDSBURG – The Ohio Department of Agriculture and the Ohio Department of Natural Resources confirmed the first positive case of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) in the state in a captive deer operation in Holmes County. The state continues to take quarantine action to control the further spread of the disease. There is no evidence that […]

Pet of the week

Pet of the week

Lady is a young female who has been an owner surrender. She is almost housebroken, good with other dogs and cats. She is not spayed yet. She does need plenty of exercise and play. She chews things and likes to dig up the yard. She is timid, but warms up quickly. Come see her at […]

Sports

CHS and RHS still set for playoffs according to OHSAA weekly football computer ratings

COLUMBUS – The Ohio High School Athletic Association released its weekly football computer ratings Tuesday, Oct. 21. 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 […]

Tournament results shared

COSHOCTON – The Three Rivers Bass Masters met Oct. 12 for their classic tournament at Tappan Lake. First place was Gary Mansfield with a 4.44 lbs. fish, second place was Greg Montgomery with a 3.41 lbs. fish, third place was Jim Eckelberry with a 3.34 lbs. fish, and big bass went to Gary Mansfield with […]

River View eighth graders win ECOL

River View eighth graders win ECOL

WARSAW – To end a great season the River View Jr. High eighth grade girls’ volleyball team won the ECOL championship tournament game for the second year in a row. They played a phenomenal game beating Claymont Jr. High in two sets 25-18 and 25-14. High scorers were: Bella Heddleson with 12 points and Peyton […]

River View cross country teams receive honors

River View cross country teams receive honors

WARSAW – River View High School’s boys cross country team won the ECOL Championship. Steven Scheetz won the entire race and was voted ECOL Runner of the Year. Gwenna Neal was voted ECOL Coach of the Year. Boys receiving First Team ECOL honors were Steven, Drew, Michael Hardesty, and Jakob Eick. Boys receiving Second Team ECOL honors were Chris […]

Hole in one recorded at Hilltop

COSHOCTON – Bill Bible has been playing golf for about 50 years and on Sept. 22 he recorded his first ever hole in one. The memorable moment occurred on hole number eight at Hilltop Golf Course. “I was pretty excited,” he said. “I didn’t see it go in, but the fellows I was playing with […]

Opinion

Mark’s Musings – Oct. 22, 2014

Mark’s Musings – Oct. 22, 2014

Fall fun. You have to admit that when our county has events – there are plenty of things to do. This past weekend featured the always fun Apple Butter Stirrin’ in Roscoe Village with plenty of folks buying a jar of apple butter, candy, loaf of freshly baked bread or other sweet treats and goodies. […]

Mark’s Musings – Oct. 15, 2014

Mark’s Musings – Oct. 15, 2014

Nice Browns win! But apparently it came at a cost with some injuries. I’m not sure what the Browns record is versus the Steelers over the past five years – but I think it favors the Steelers. Maybe. Were we told that the Ebola virus was “not a threat to the U.S.?” not that long […]

Mark’s Musings – Oct. 8, 2014

Mark’s Musings – Oct. 8, 2014

The 163rd Coshocton County Fair is in the books with a grand time had by all. The weather – except for one day – was nearly ideal – albeit a bit warm for some of the livestock and fairgoers alike. But cool evenings allowed for grandstand events to be enjoyed without the winter jacket, gloves […]

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 […]

Notices

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for Oct. 23, 2014

On October 22 the Sheriff’s Office investigated two accidents and five complaints. Accidents – Christopher Lofton Jr. of Coshocton rear ended Margaret Babcock of Coshocton at the intersection of 7th and Orange. – Tamara McClune of Fresno was traveling Southbound on SR 93 when she lost control of the vehicle and hit a culvert. Complaints […]

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for Oct. 22, 2014

On October 21 the Sheriff’s Office investigated two accidents and three complaints. Accidents – A West Lafayette juvenile struck Joseph Thompson of Coshocton on CR 16. David Culver of Coshocton then swerved to miss the accident and struck several mailboxes. – A two vehicle accident occurred on SR 83 near Otsego Ave. Complaints – Dustin […]

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for Oct. 21, 2014

On October 20 the Sheriff’s Office investigated two accidents and two complaints. Accidents – JEFF WISE OF HOPEWELL, OHIO WAS EAST BOUND ON SR 16 WHEN HE STRUCK A DEER. – BRYSON BOOTS OF BERNE, INDIANA STRUCK A COSHOCTON CO SCHOOLS VEHICLE AT THE INTERSECTION OF 7TH AND PINE. Complaints – THE LITTER OFFICER REPORTED […]

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for Oct. 20, 2014

On October 19 the Sheriff’s Office investigated zero accidents and two complaints. Complaints – CARRIE GOFF OF COSHOCTON REPORTED A DOMESTIC DISPUTE. – ROBERT PLUMMER OF COSHOCTON WAS CITED FOR FOR O.V.I. AND FAILURE TO YELD THE RIGHT OF WAY. Source: www.coshoctoncounty.net/sheriff  

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for Oct. 19, 2014

On October 18 the Sheriff’s Office investigated two accidents and three complaints. Accidents – MARK WIESNER OF MACEDONIA, OHIO BACKED INTO A VEHICLE OWNED BY JOHN LARSON OF ZANESVILLE. – TYLER FARLEY OF WALHOUNDING WAS EASTBOUND ON TR 37 WHEN HE SWERVED TO MISS SEVERAL DEER AND STRUCK A POWER POLE. Complaints – BESSIE INFIELD […]

Obituaries

Barbara L. Winter

Barbara L. Winter

Barbara L. Winter, 84, of Coshocton passed away at Coshocton County Memorial Hospital on Monday October 20, 2014 after a brief illness. Barbara was born in Massillon, Ohio on September 20, 1930 to the late Marion and Louise (Schucht) Singhaus. She graduated from Massillon High School and worked as a beautician in her home throughout […]

Barbara Anderson

Barbara Anderson

Barbara Anderson, 81, of Coshocton passed away Saturday October 18, 2014. She was born in Coshocton on March 2, 1933 to the late Guy V. Shyrock and Bernice (Renner) Shyrock. Barbara graduated from Coshocton High School and spent most of her life as a homemaker. She is survived by her three daughters Diane Brown, Tina […]

Terri Lynn Shahan

Terri Lynn Shahan, 53, of Coshocton passed away surrounded by her family at 8:46 P.M., Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at her home in Coshocton. Born February 7, 1961 in Coshocton, she was the adopted daughter of the late Asa Bernard and Marilee Claire (Lacey) Williams. A high school graduate Terri had been employed at Burger […]

William E. Heffken

William E. Heffken

WARSAW- William Edward “Bill” Heffken, 86, died Friday, Oct. 17, 2014 at Cedar Hill Care Center in Zanesville. He was born Nov. 17, 1927 in Athens Co. to the late Frederick C. and Bertha (Dalton) Heffken.  He served in the U.S. Navy in WWII from 1945-1946.  He was a certified electrical engineer, and was the […]

Eugene Lillibridge

Eugene Lillibridge

Eugene Lillibridge, 78, of Coshocton passed away Wednesday October 15, 2014 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Zanesville. He was born in Coshocton on July 17, 1936 to the late Darrell and Josephine (Geiger) Lillibridge. Eugene graduated from Coshocton High School, served in the United States Army Artillery Unit, and worked at AK Steel. He enjoyed […]

E-Edition

October 22, 2014 Coshocton County Beacon

October 22, 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!

October 15, 2014 Coshocton County Beacon

October 15, 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!

October 08, 2014 Coshocton County Beacon

October 08, 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!

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

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!